Register of the Greek Subject Collection, 1913-1984

Processed by Linda Bernard; revised by Lyalya Lyalya Kharitonova, 2011; machine-readable finding aid created by James Lake
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
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Fax: (650) 725-3445
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© 1997
Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Register of the Greek Subject Collection, 1913-1984

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:
Linda Bernard, revised by Lyalya Kharitonova, 2011
Date Revised:
1995, 2011
Encoded by:
James Lake
© 1997 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Greek Subject Collection,
Date (inclusive): 1913-1984
Collection Number: XX756
Collection Size: 3 manuscript boxes (1.2 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: The collection consists of correspondence, reports, notes, pamphlets, leaflets, newsletters, and other printed matter, relating to miscellaneous aspects of twentieth-century Greek history, and especially to relief aid to Greece after World War II, the Greek civil war, and the military junta installed in Greece in 1967 and opposition to it.
Language: English, French and Greek.

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

For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives

Preferred Citation

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

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives.

Accruals

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.

Access Points

World War, 1939-1945.
World War, 1939-1945--Greece.
World War, 1939-1945--Civilian relief.
International relief.
Greece.
Greece--History.


Collection Contents

Box: 1-2

Subject file, 1913-1970

Box/Folder: 1 : 1

Otho I, 1832-1862. "Greek Society and Politics under King Otho, 1843-1862," by J. K. Campbell, 1960

Box/Folder: 1 : 2

Greeks in Albania, 1913, "Memorandum of the Epirotes of the District of Korytza to the Ambassadors at London in 1913"

Box: 1

Civil War, 1945-1949

Box/Folder: 1 : 3

Atrocities. Pamphlet on atrocities committed by the communists during the civil war, 1945

Scope and Content Note

In Greek, English, and French
Box/Folder: 1 : 4-7

Relief activities. Reports, newsletters, pamphlets, and leaflets, relating to relief activities in Greece during and after World War II, 1945-1947.

Scope and Content Note

Includes issuances of the Greek War Relief Association and of the American Mission for Aid to Greece. In English and Greek
Box: 1-3

Greek Political Opposition, 1967-1970

Box/Folder: 1 : 8-10

Statements by various Congressmen on the Greek political situation and entered in the Congressional Record; extracts from the Record, 1969-1970

Box/Folder: 1 : 11

Statement by Constantine Hadjidimoulas on uniting the resistance, 1970

Box/Folder: 1 : 12-14

Reports on the Greek situation by the Council of Europe, Consultative Assembly, 1968

Box/Folder: 2 : 1

Letters from Congressmen and Senators to Henry P. Durkin on the Greek situation, 1970

Scope and Content Note

Includes appeals to resist, press releases, statements, and communiqués from Athens Committee of Democratic Defense, 1968
Box/Folder: 2 : 2

Athens wire service releases on the Greek political situation, 1968

Box/Folder: 2 : 3

Greek political opposition buttons distributed by Amnesty International, U.S.A. (5 buttons)

Box/Folder: 2

Torture reports, 1968

Box/Folder: 2 : 4

By the Greek Committee Against Dictatorship, 1968

Box/Folder: 2 : 5

"Visit to Athens," by Michael Chambers, 1968

Box/Folder: 2 : 6

"Notes on a 'Trial' of 21 Greek Democrats," by the Democratic Defense Center Union Organization, 1968

Box/Folder: 2 : 7

"Information on the Torture of Political Prisoners in Greece since the Military Coup of April 21, 1967," 1968

Box/Folder: 2 : 8

Situation in Greece, by Amnesty International, London, 1968

Box/Folder: 2 : 9

Miscellaneous reports, 1968

Box: 2

Periodicals, pamphlets, books, and handbills on the Greek political situation, 1967-1970

Box/Folder: 2 : 10

Greek Report, 1969

Box/Folder: 2 : 11

Greece Today, 1968

Box/Folder: 2 : 12

Amnesty Action, 1967-1968

Box/Folder: 2 : 13

News of Greece, 1968

Box/Folder: 2 : 14

Press Reports on Greece, 1970

Box/Folder: 2 : 15

Poreia, 1968

Box/Folder: 2 : 16

Demokratia, 1968

Box/Folder: 2 : 17

Courrier de la Grèce, 1968

Box/Folder: 2 : 18

Three Years of National Resurgence, 27 April 1967 - 21 April 1970, Athens, 1970

Box/Folder: 2 : 19

Greece - a New Vietnam? by Elias P. Demetracopoulos, 1968

Box/Folder: 2 : 20

A Handbook of Democracy, Athens, 1970

Box/Folder: 2 : 21

Yearbook on International Communist Affairs, 1968, Hoover Institution Press, 1969

Box/Folder: 2 : 22

"Greek Dictatorships and 'Free Elections'," by George Anastaplo, 1968

Box/Folder: 2 : 23

"James Pondopoulos 000, Licensed to Torture," by James Becket, circa 1968

Box/Folder: 2 : 24

Book review by Dwight James Simpson on Barbarism in Greece, by James Becket, circa 1970

Box/Folder: 3 : 1-14

U. S. and foreign magazine and newspaper articles and clippings from San Francisco Chronicle, Manchester Guardian, New York Times, National Observer, Washington Post, Christian Science Monitor, National Review, Commonweal, Intercom, Amnesty International Review, and others, 1967-1970