Title: Sam Tanenhaus Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1901-1998
Collection number: 97029
69 manuscript boxes, 4 oversize boxes
32.4 linear feet)
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Writings, correspondence, trial transcripts, memoranda, notes, and printed matter,
relating to the life of Whittaker Chambers and to the Alger Hiss espionage case. Used as
research material for the book by Sam Tanenhaus,
Whittaker Chambers: A
(New York, 1997). Includes letters by Chambers.
Collection is open for research.
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[Identification of item], Sam Tanenhaus Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.
Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1997.
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Espionage, Russian--United States.
United States--Politics and government.