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Register of the Hungarian Subject Collection, 1917-2006
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Boxes 1-12

SUBJECT FILE, 1918-1995

Scope and Content Note

Flyers, posters, bulletins, brochures, newsletters, reports, pamphlets, newspaper issues, clippings, circulars, leaflets, press releases and miscellanea, arranged chronologically and then alphabetically by subject
Box: 1

Revolution, 1918-1919. Leaflets, l9l9, relating to the Hungarian Revolution. In Hungarian




Census of November 1939. Poster


Communist agitation leaflets, 1920-s


Red Army officers. Biographies and war records, 1944. Photocopies of flyers




Baranya County, Social and economic conditions for 1965. Government regional report by Gyula Keresz, 1966


Catholic Church. Pamphlet by Istvan Barankovics relating to the Catholic Church and faith in Hungary, 1963


Ceausescu, Nicolae. Analysis of his policies. Interview given to Hearst Press in March, 1978


Collectivization. Poem written by villager from Borjad glorifying social progress, 1962. Typescript


Communist Party (Magyar Kommunista Part). Facsimile of first posters issued in 1944-1945


Elections, 1947. Flyers


Emigres. Studies, l958, issued by various Hungarian anti-communist imigri organizations in the United States, relating to Soviet influence in Hungary, forced labor camps in Hungary, and Hungarian minorities in other communist countries. In Hungarian and English


Housing. Pamphlet relating to housing conditions after 1945. Lakas-Viszonyok, 1986. In Hungarian


Opposition circles. Debate on state of affairs in Hungary, June 1985. Report


Propaganda in posters


Aviation. Promotional campaign for, 1950s


Museum of Contemporary History


1950s. Flyer


1944-1990. Catalog


Revolution, 1956







Box: 2



Archives. Opening of Soviet archives on Hungarian Communist Party, 1992. Clippings




Flyers announcing concerts of classical and rock music celebrating the withdrawal of Soviet troops from Hungary, June 1991. In Hungarian


Press releases, newsletters, and flyers, 1991-1992, issued by the Hungarian Cultural Service. In Hungarian


Defense, National. Ministry of Defense bulletin on official government position, 1993


Economic reforms and privatization, 1990-1993. Government publications, brochures, magazines, academic analysis. In Hungarian and English


Education. Higher education system reform. Brochures and bulletins, 1993

Box: 3

Elections. Party programs, newsletters, newspaper issues, and leaflets, issued by various parties for the national elections. In Hungarian and some in English


General. Electoral laws of 1989 and 1990





Box: 4

Environment. Flyers against water-power station on Slovak-Hungarian border, Gabcikovo-Nagymaros, and polluting of Danube river, 1992. In Hungarian and English


Hungarian News Agency. Weekly bulletin





Box: 5



McDonald - Budapest


May Day, 1991-1993. Newsletters, newspaper issues, brochures, and flyers relating to the celebration of May 1, 1991


Media war, 1992. Government statements and political analysis of free media. In English


Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Official press releases of Hungarian government on current issues, 1992-1994. In English






Press file. Maps and brochures on Hungary


European Union


NATO membership


Regional cooperation

Box: 6

Minorities. Flyers, posters, official government press releases


General. Press releases of Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 1992-1993. Includes material on war in former Yugoslavia


Hungarian minority








Ukrainians in Hungary

Box: 7

Political parties. Programs, bulletins, brochures, newsletters, reports, pamphlets, newspaper issues, clippings, circulars, leaflets, and miscellanea, 1989-1992. In Hungarian and English






Agrarian and peasant parties


Smallholders party

Box: 8

Fiatal Demokratak Szovetsege, FIDESZ (Union of Young Democrats)


Keresztenydemokrata Neppart, KDNP (Christian Democratic People's Party)


Magyar Demokrata Fsrum, MDF (Hungarian Democratic Forum)

Box: 9

Magyar Igazsag Es Elet Partja


Magyar Munkaspart


Magyar Neppart


Magyar Nemzeti Part


Magyar Oktober Part


Magyar Radicalis Part


Magyar Szocialista Part (Socialist Party)


Magyaroszagi Szocialdemokrata Part


Nemzeti Demokrata Szovetseg

Box: 10

Szabad Demokratak, SZDSZ (Alliance of Free Democrats)

Box: 11

Press. Newspaper issues and magazines reflecting process of political evolution since 1989

Box: 12

Public opinion. Booklet, 1987, issued by the Hungarian Public Opinion Research Center, and clippings, 1991


Soros, George. Corrrespondence on Hungarian internal politics


Trade Unions. Brochures and bulletins, 1990-1995

Box 13

MEMORABILIA, 1956-1994

Scope and Content Note

Tote bags, buttons from 1994 national elections, pre-1945 national flag damaged in 1956 Revolution, and flags with images of Karl Marx and Vladimir I. Lenin
Box: 13

Tote bags, buttons from 1994 national elections, flags with images of Karl Marx and Vladimir I. Lenin, and pre-1945 national flag damaged in 1956 Revolution

Box: 14-18

Incremental Materials

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This addition to the collection has not yet been described.