Register of the Angolan subject collection, 1939-2001.

Processed by Katherine Reynolds Aparna Mukherjee; machine-readable finding aid created by Hernán Cortés
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
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© 1998
Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Register of the Angolan subject collection, 1939-2001.

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: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
Processed by:
Katherine Reynolds and Aparna Mukherjee
Date Completed:
Revised 1995
Encoded by:
Hernán Cortés
© 1998 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Angolan subject collection,
Date (inclusive): 1939-2001.
Collection Number: XX780
Collection Size: 8 manuscript boxes, 5 phonorecords, 2 phonotape cassettes, 1 videotape cassette (3.6 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Electronic bulletins, pamphlets, leaflets, flyers, reports, communiqués, press releases, press summaries, clippings, other printed matter, and letters, relating to revolutionary movements in Angola, the establishment of Angolan independence, civil war, and political, economic and social conditions in Angola.
Language: Portuguese, English, and French.

Administrative Information

Access

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

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Angolan Subject Collection, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives. An increment was added in 2011.

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

Electronic bulletins, pamphlets, leaflets, flyers, reports, communiqués, press releases, press summaries, clippings, other printed matter, and letters, relating to revolutionary movements in Angola, the establishment of Angolan independence, civil war, and political, economic and social conditions in Angola.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Angola--History--Revolution, 1961-1975.
Angola--History--Civil War, 1975-
Phonorecords.
Phonotapes.
Video tapes.


Collection Contents

Box: 1

GENERAL SUBJECT FILE, 1962-1994.

Scope and Content Note

Briefings, brochures, bulletins, clippings, communiques, flyers, newsletter, pamphlets, press releases, printed matter, and reports relating to political and economic conditions and human rights abuses in Angola
Box: 2-4

REVOLUTIONARY MOVEMENTS, 1960-1991.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, brochures, bulletins, clippings, communiques, flyers, newsletters, pamphlets, press releases, printed matter, programs, reports, speeches and writings relating to political conditions and civil war in Angola
Record cabinet; Cassette cabinet; Tape cabinet

AUDIO-VISUAL FILE, 1970-1983.

Scope and Content Note

5 phonorecords relating to the revolutionary movements in Angola, 1970-1978; 2 phonotape cassettes relating to the liberation movement, 1970; and 1 videotape cassette relating to guerrilla warfare in Angola, 1983

Container List

 

GENERAL SUBJECT FILE, 1962-1994

Box 1

General

 

Brochure

 

Clippings

 

Printed matter

 

Angola Emergency Campaign

 

Foreign relations

 

General

 

Gulf Oil Company

 

General

 

Gulf Boycott Coalition

 

Leaflets and ephemera

 

Newsletters and press releases

 

Portugal

 

South Africa

 

United States

 

General

 

Central Intelligence Agency

 

Congressional Research Service publications

 

Human rights

 

General

 

Refugees

 

International support groups

 

Free Angola Campaign

 

Free Angola News Information Service

 

REVOLUTIONARY MOVEMENTS, 1960-1991

Box 1

General

 

Correspondence

 

Pamphlets and printed matter

Box 2

Frente Nacional de Libertagco de Angola (FNLA - National Liberation Front of Angola)

 

General

 

Articles and clippings

 

Information bulletins issued by the Department of Information and the Department of Foreign Relations of the FNLA

 

Military report (Portuguese) by General Luz Cunha, "Estrutura Militar e Civil do ENLA - Doutrinagco Politica das Massas, " 1968

 

Speeches and writing by Holden Roberto, 1983

 

Gouvernement de la Republique Angolaise en Exil (GRAE - Government of the Republic of Angola in Exile)

 

General. Includes speech and petition by Holden Roberto

 

Articles and clippings

 

Communiques and press conferences

 

Proposed government programs

 

Reports

 

Movimento Popular de Libertagco de Angola (MPLA - People's Movement for the Liberation of Angola)

 

General. Includes interview of MPLA leader Dr. Agostinho Neto

 

Clippings

Box 3

Communiques

 

Issued in Brazzaville and Leopoldville

 

Issued in Lusaka and Dar es Salaam

 

International support groups

 

General

 

Liberation Support Movement

 

Organizagco da Mulher Angolana (OMA - Organization of Angolan Women)

 

Parti Democrate de l'Angola (PDA - Democratic Party of Angola), 1963

 

Uniao das Populaceos de Angola (UPA - Union of the Populations of Angola)

 

General

 

Articles and clippings

 

Communiques, press conferences and memoranda. Includes press conference held by Holden Roberto

 

Information bulletins

 

Printed matter

 

UPA : a Voz da Revolucao

 

La Voix de la Nation Angolaise : a Voz da Nacao Angolana

 

Uniao Nacional para Independjncia Total de Angola (UNITA - National Union for the Total Independence of Angola)

 

General

Box 4

Clippings and articles. Includes articles about Austrian journalist Fritz Sitte's travels with UNITA

 

Communiques and statements

 

1971-1979

 

1980-1983

 

1984-1989

 

1990-

 

Press release

 

Publications. Includes publications by the Free Angola Information Service

 

Reports

 

Speeches, writings and interviews by Jonas Savimbi

 

AUDIO-VISUAL FILE, 1970-1983

record-cabinet Record cabinet

Phonorecords

 

"Angola: A Vitoria e Certa!, " Songs of the Movimento Popular de Libertagco de Angola, 1970. Two records

 

"Angola: Forward, People's Power!" 1978 Roberto, Holden, President of Frente Nacional de Libertagco de Angola, speech, 1975 February 15

 

"Vitoria e Certa: Republica Popular de Angola, " n.d

cassette-cabinet Cassette cabinet

Phonotape cassettes.

 

"Angola: A Vitoria e Certa!" Songs of the Movimento Popular de Libertagco de Angola, 1970. Two cassettes

tape-cabinet Tape cabinet

Videotape cassette.

 

"The Lonely Guerrillas of Angola", tape of a television program relating to guerrilla warfare in Angola, 1983

Box: 5-8

Incremental Materials

Scope and Content Note

This addition to the collection has not yet been described. Please let the Hoover Institution Archives know if you would like to see this material described. Contact us at hooverarchivesinfo@stanford.edu