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  • Title: BBC World Service radio broadcast recordings
    Date (inclusive): 1963-2008
    Collection Number: 2014C7
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
    Language of Material: In Russian and Vietnamese
    Physical Description: 31 manuscript boxes, 238 oversize boxes, 303 digital audio files (9.37 GB) (253.5 Linear Feet)
    Abstract: Sound recordings of radio broadcasts to the Soviet Union and post-Soviet Russia and to Vietnam. Includes radio scripts, correspondence and background newspaper clippings.
    Creator: BBC World Service
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives.


    The collection is open for research; materials must be requested in advance via our reservation system. If there are audiovisual or digital media material in the collection, they must be reformatted before providing access.


    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 2013.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], BBC World Service radio broadcast recordings, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives

    Historical Note

    British broadcasting service.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Sound recordings of radio broadcasts to Vietnam. Includes some radio scripts and background newspaper clippings. Titles of sound recordings are from tape labels.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Radio broadcasting -- Soviet Union
    Radio broadcasting -- Russia (Federation)
    Radio broadcasting -- Vietnam
    Sound recordings