Register of the Liberian Subject Collection, 1866-2001

Processed by Katherine Reynolds and Aparna Mukherjee; machine-readable finding aid created by Hernán Cortés
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Phone: (650) 723-3563
Fax: (650) 725-3445
Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
© 1998
Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Register of the Liberian Subject Collection, 1866-2001

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.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Liberian Subject Collection,
Date (inclusive): 1866-2001
Collection Number: XX784
Collection Size: 12 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box, 2 videotape cassettes (5.7 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Electronic bulletins, pamphlets, reports, serial issues, and other printed matter, relating to political, social and economic conditions in Liberia, and to the coups of 1980 and 1990.
Language: English.

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], Liberian Subject Collection, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives.

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.

Access Points

Liberia--History--Coup d'etat, 1980.
Liberia.
Africa.
Video tapes.


Series Description

Boxes 1-2.

SUBJECT FILE, 1956-1995.

Scope and Content Note

Bulletins, communiques, correspondence, leaflets, magazines, pamphlets, printed matter, serial issues, statements and statutes relating to the economic, political and social conditions in Liberia
Tape cabinet

AUDIO-VISUAL FILE, 1980-1990.

Scope and Content Note

Two videocassette tapes

Container List

 

SUBJECT FILE, 1956-1995

Box 1

General

 

General

 

Bong Crier

 

Harvest, The

 

New Vision

 

Palm

 

People, The

 

Sunday People, The

 

X-RAY

 

Agriculture

 

Economics

 

General

 

Economic Community of West African States. Includes letter from Jimmy Carter

 

Investment

 

Education

 

General

 

University of Liberia

 

Foreign relations

 

Nigeria

 

United States

 

Health

 

Human rights

 

Media

 

Opposition

 

General

 

Movement for Justice in Africa (MOJA)

Box 2

Politics and government

 

General

 

Association for Constitutional Democracy in Liberia

 

Coup, 12 April 1980

 

Doe, President Dr. Samuel Kanyon

 

Free Democratic Party

 

Greene, Vice President James Edward

 

Interim Government of National Unity

 

Ministry of Labor

 

Women

 

AUDIO-VISUAL FILE, 1980-1990

tape-cabinet Tape cabinet

Videocassette tapes

 

"Liberia: The Doe Era, 1980-1990": 1980 execution; 1985 November 12 invasion; 1990 June 13 interview with Charles Taylor, Samuel Doe, Bull, Cooper and Cohen; 1990 September 9 capture of Doe by Prince Johnson; and 1990 November 1 raw footage of Liberia

 

"Liberia: A Friend in Need," 1990 November and Samuel K. Doe's interrogation, 1990 September

Box: 3-13 :

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.