Register of the Korean subject collection, 1945-2010

Processed by Linda Bernard; machine-readable finding aid created by Xiuzhi Zhou
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Phone: (650) 723-3563
Fax: (650) 725-3445
© 1997
Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Register of the Korean Subject Collection, 1945-2010

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email:
Processed by:
Linda Bernard
Date Completed:
1995 (revised)
Encoded by:
Xiuzhi Zhou
© 1997 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Korean Subject Collection,
Date (inclusive): 1945-2010
Collection Number: XX759
Collection Size: 2 manuscript boxes (0.8 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Pamphlets, bulletins, leaflets, and other printed matter, relating to political, social and economic conditions in North and South Korea, and to the Korean War.
Physical location: Hoover Institution Archives
Language: Korean and English.

Administrative Information


Collection is open for research.
The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

Publication Rights

For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Korean subject collection, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives.


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 Socrates at . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in Socrates is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Access Points

Korean War, 1950-1953
Korea (North)
Korea (South)

Collection Contents

Box 1

SUBJECT FILE, 1945-1992

Scope and Content Note

Articles, booklets, brochures, bulletins, election material, flyers, leaflets, pamphlets, propaganda, reports, and speeches relating mainly to Korean political and social conditions and to the Korean War and its aftermath, arranged alphabetically by subject
Box 1.

Foreign relations - United States. Pamphlets issued by the Korea-America Friendship Society, 1991-1992. In Korean


Korean War, 1950-1953


Armistice. Article by Admiral C. Turner Joy entitled "Blunders Behind the Korean Truce: An Inside Story of How the U.S. Lost the Armistice," 1955


Propaganda. Leaflets issued by the Chinese Government during the Korean War and aimed at American troops


Korea (North). Political tract by Kim Jong Il entitled "The Workers' Party of Korea Organizes and Guides all the Victories of Our People," 1990


Korea (South)


General. Booklets and brochures, 1989-1991, relating to Korean society and the Korean people


Opposition. Pamphlets and flyers, 1991, issued by the International Committee for Peace and Reunification of Korea, Washington, D.C.


Propaganda and election material, including bulletins and leaflets, ca. l948, issued by the South Korean Government, U.S. occupation authorities, and South Korean communists, for distribution in South Korea. In Korean and English


Public opinion. Reports prepared by the United States Armed Forces in Korea, 1945-1946, relating to political trends in South Korea


Roh Tae Woo. Speeches by and biographical material on President Roh, 1989-1991


North-South relations


Booklet, March 1991, published by the International Affairs Bureau of the Central Standing Committee of the General Association of Korean Residents in Japan (Chongryun) and relating to U.S. nuclear forces in South Korea aimed at North Korea


Pamphlet issued by the UN Korean War Allies Association and relating to the incident of 18 August 1976 at Panmunjom, South Korea, when North Korean soldiers attacked United Nations Command personnel


Report, October 1991, co-sponsored by the Institute for Foreign Policy Analysis and the Sejong Institute, relating to the implications for regional stability and defense planning