Preliminary Inventory to the K. Nagy Collection, 1942-1962

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Preliminary Inventory to the K. Nagy Collection, 1942-1962

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:
Hoover Institution Archives staff
Encoded by:
James Lake
© 1998 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: K. Nagy Collection,
Date (inclusive): 1942-1962
Collection Number: 76064
Collector: Nagy, K., collector
Extent: 2 manuscript boxes (0.8 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Interview transcripts, reports, clippings, and printed matter, relating to the Hungarian Revolution of 1956, political events in Hungary during World War II, the trial of Edgar Sanders in 1950-1951, and the espionage trial of Oleg Penkovskii and Greville Wynne in 1962.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Language: Hungarian and English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], K. Nagy collection, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Access Points

Penkovskii, Oleg Vladimirovich, 1919-1963.
Sanders, Edgar, 1906-
Wynne, Greville M., 1919-
Espionage, Russian.
Hungarians in foreign countries.
Refugees.
World War, 1939-1945.
World War, 1939-1945--Hungary.
Hungary.
Hungary--History--Revolution, 1956.
Soviet Union.
Russia (Federation)


Container List

Box 1

Miscellaneous documents concerning the Hungarian Revolution of 1956

 

Interviews with Hungarian refugees (in Hungarian)

 

Interviews with Hungarian refugees (in English)

 

The British press on Hungary [1 of 2], 1956 October-December (clippings)

Box 2

The British press on Hungary [2 of 2], 1956 October-December (clippings)

 

"Hungarian News Survey" (A Summary of News from Radio and Press Sources), London, 1942-45

 

Trial of G. M. Wynne and Penkovsky, 1962 (clippings)

 

Trial of Sanders, 1950-1951 (clippings)

 

Müvelt Nép, 1956 (organ of Imre Nagy's circle, Hungarian newspaper)

 

Rákosi Mátyás: Élete Képekben (Mathew Rakosy: His Life in Photographs), Budapest, 1952

 

Magyar Közlöny: A Magyar Népköztársasag Hivatalos Lapja (Hungarian News Release: The Official Paper of the People's Republic of Hungary), Budapest, 1956

box 2

Declassified British government records 1944-1945

Scope and Content Note

Formerly security-classified records of the British government, released in full. Arranged chronologically by date of release by Hoover, thereunder by British office
box 2

2011 January release, Political Warfare Executive Weekly Directive for B.B.C. Hungarian Service September-December 1944

box 2

2011 January release, Political Warfare Executive, South Eastern Europe, Intelligence Section Weekly Intelligence Summary September 1944 - February 1945