Overview of the James F. Hitselberger collection

Finding aid prepared by Hoover Institution Archives Staff.
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Title: James F. Hitselberger collection
Date (inclusive): 1977-2012
Collection Number: 85036
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: Persian, English and Arabic
Physical Description: 19 manuscript boxes (7.6 linear feet)
Abstract: Broadsides, flyers, leaflets, serial issues, and sound recordings, relating to political conditions in Iran under the reign of the Shah, the Iranian political opposition, the revolution of 1979, post-revolutionary conditions in Iran, and political opposition to the new Iranian regime. Includes many issuances of the People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran and of various Iranian émigré student groups in the United States and elsewhere, and sound recordings of political demonstrations. Also includes flyers, leaflets, serial issues and photographs relating to the post-2003 insurgency and American military occupation in Iraq. Digital copies of select records also available at https://digitalcollections.hoover.org. 
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Hitselberger, James F., collector.

Access

Collection is open for research. Digital copies of select records also available at https://digitalcollections.hoover.org. 
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], James F. Hitselberger collection, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1985.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Scope and Content of Collection

Broadsides, flyers, leaflets, serial issues, and sound recordings, relating to political conditions in Iran under the reign of the Shah, the Iranian political opposition, the revolution of 1979, post-revolutionary conditions in Iran, and political opposition to the new Iranian regime. Includes many issuances of the People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran and of various Iranian émigré student groups in the United States and elsewhere, and sound recordings of political demonstrations. Also includes flyers, leaflets, serial issues and photographs relating to the post-2003 insurgency and American military occupation in Iraq.

Alternate Forms Available

Digital copies of select records also available at https://digitalcollections.hoover.org. 

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Sazman-i Mujahidin-i Khalq (Iran)
Audiotapes.
Iran--Emigration and immigration.
Iran--History--1979-
Iran--History--Pahlavi dynasty, 1925-1979.
Iraq War, 2003-

Boxes 1-19

Material not yet described.

Reading Room Workstation

Declassified U.S. government records, circa 2003-2011

 

Record released in 2017, circa 2003-2011

Attention citizens of Ramadi / In order to better serve you, personal property claims will now be paid at the provincial civil military operations center instead of the joint coordination center. Your cooperation is needed to ensure that your government can resolve your claims in a timely manner, circa 2003-2011