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London (Herbert I.) papers
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Description
Herbert I. London was an American conservative author, activist, and academic born in 1939 in Brooklyn, New York. The Herbert I. London papers includes correspondence, speeches and writings, transcripts of radio commentary and interviews, photographs, and various clippings regarding London's academic and political activities.
Background
Herbert I. London was an American conservative author, activist, and academic born in 1939 in Brooklyn, New York. After earning his doctorate in history from New York University, he began teaching there and later founded NYU's University Without Walls (later renamed the Gallatin School of Individual Study) in 1972. He was president of the Hudson Institute from 1997 to 2011. He also ran political campaigns for mayor of New York City in 1989 and governor of New York State in 1990. He died in 2018.
Extent
3 manuscript boxes, 14 optical disks, 3 USB flash drives (1.25 Linear Feet)
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For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Library & Archives.
Availability
The collection is open for research; materials must be requested at least two business days in advance of intended use.