Register of the Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty Albanian Monitoring Subsection records

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Title: Albanian Monitoring Subsection records
Date (inclusive): 1952-1962
Collection Number: 2000C120
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material: In English and Albanian
Physical Description: 1 manuscript box (.4 Linear Feet)
Abstract: American radio broadcasting organization operating Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty. The Albanian Monitoring Subsection include the papers of Nicolo Prennushi, employee of the Albanian Monitoring Subsection.
Creator: RFE/RL.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives


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Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 2000.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty Albanian Monitoring Subsection records, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

Processing Information

In 2022 folders were moved from Daily Broadcast Analyses Box 264 to current box 15206.

Scope and Content of Collection

Includes the papers of Nicolo Prennushi, employee of the Albanian Monitoring Subsection.

Related Materials

See South Slavic Service (Balkan Service) records for Albanian language RFE/RL broadcasts.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Radio broadcasting
Radio Free Europe
Prennushi, Nicolo


General 1952-1962

Scope and Contents

Bound volumes containing mixed documents
box 15206, folder 1

"Histori" 1955-1960

Scope and Contents

Includes reports and articles by Prennushi and others on Albanian politics: "Albanien: Russischer Stützpunkt an der Adria. Ein Hörbericht von Leonhard Reinisch," "Special Report," occasioned by the Fourth Congress of the Albanian Workers Party; it explores the Albanian deviation and the communist party, contains a note on the economy, includes lists of members of the Politburo and Secretariat of the Albanian Workers Party, biographical sketches of prominent members, and a chronology of the Party from its foundation up to the 4th Congress
box 15206, folder 2

"Shqipnija" 1952-1962

Scope and Contents

Includes interviews with Ernest Gjeci and Liri Belishova, notes about political life, lists of salaries and prices for consumer goods, and accounts of life in refugee camps in Trieste

Reports 1955-1961

box 15206, folder 3

"A Chronology of Events in Albania, 1944-1952," typscript 1955 September

box 15206, folder 4

Dilo, Jani I. "The Communist Party Leadership in Albania" (Washington, DC: Institute of Ethnic Studies, Georgetown University, 1961) 1961

box 15206, folder 5

Lindahl, Charles K. "Albania Within the Communist Bloc" 1961 March 1

Scope and Contents

Includes appendix entitled "Fourth Congress of Albanian Workers Party: Reports and Speeches at Congress"