Collection primarily consists of correspondence, photographs,
and conference materials. Includes audio and video recordings of speeches given at
various conferences and events.
The North American Institute (NAMI) was founded by John D. Wirth in 1988 to enhance
public understanding of priority issues affecting the North American community. NAMI is
a private, not-for-profit tri-national organization with a secretariat in Santa Fe, New
Mexico, and chapters in Canada and Mexico.
All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials
must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University
Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is
given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not
intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission
must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See:
This collection is open for research.