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Inventory of the Alexander Harrison Papers 1978-1988
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Alexander Harrison papers
    Date (inclusive): 1978-1988
    Collection number: 84063
    Extent: 4 manuscript boxes, 3 envelopes (1.8 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Sound recordings and written summaries of interviews, other writings, and photographs, relating to the role of the Organisation Armee Secr`ete (O.A.S.) in the Algerian War and the attempted coup against President Charles de Gaulle of France. Includes interviews with Raoul Salan, Edmond Jouhaud, Maurice Challe and other leaders of the O.A.S., and the typescript of the book by A. Harrison, Challenging de Gaulle : The OAS and the Counterrevolution in Algeria, 1954-1962.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language: French and English

    Administrative Information


    Collection 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], Alexander Harrison papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Access Points

    Gaulle, Charles de, 1890-1970.
    Organisation Armée secrète.
    Algeria--History--Revolution, 1954-1962.