Title: William La Varre Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1922-1978
Collection number: 77033
La Varre, William, 1898-1991.
12 manuscript boxes
(5 linear feet)
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Memoirs, letters, memoranda, clippings, periodical issues, lists, notes, and financial records, relating to political development
in Latin America, especially in the 1930's; United States relations with Latin America, 1933- 1945; the American Mercury;
international communist subversion; and international affairs.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Collection open for research.
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the Hoover Institution Archives.
[Identification of item], William La Varre Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution
Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1977.
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United States. Dept. of State.
Anti-communist movements--United States.
Latin America--Foreign relations--United States.
Latin America--Politics and government.
United States--Politics and government.
United States--Foreign relations.
United States--Foreign relations--Latin America.
|1898, August 4
||Born, Richmond, Virginia.
||Educated, Townsend Harris Hall, New York, Columbia University Extension, Harvard College (special student).
Up the Mazaruni.
||Explorer, South America.
||President, Piedmont Press Association.
||Foreign correspondent, South America.
Johnny Round the World.
Gold, Diamonds, and Orchids.
||Author, "The 114 Markets of South America."
||Chief, American Republics Units, U.S. State Department.
||Director, Foreign Service Council.
||Consultant, Economic Cooperation Administration.
American Mercury Magazine.