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Overview of the Kristie Macrakis papers
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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Kristie Macrakis papers
    Dates: 1951-2009
    Collection Number: 2010C45
    Creator: Macrakis, Kristie.
    Collection Size: Number of Containers: 107 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box, 1 card file box (44.5 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Writings, notes, correspondence, photocopies of East German government documents, and printed matter, relating to the East German intelligence service, and especially to its use of technological applications in espionage. Used as research material for the book by Kristie Macrakis, Seduced by Secrets: Inside the Stasi's Spy-Tech World (Cambridge, 2008).
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: German and English

    Administrative Information

    Access

    The collection is open for research; materials must be requested at least two business days in advance of intended use.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Kristie Macrakis papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2010.

    Accruals

    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog Socrates at http://library.stanford.edu/webcat . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in Socrates is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Writings, notes, correspondence, photocopies of East German government documents, and printed matter, relating to the East German intelligence service, and especially to its use of technological applications in espionage. Used as research material for the book by Kristie Macrakis, Seduced by Secrets: Inside the Stasi's Spy-Tech World (Cambridge, 2008).

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Espionage, German.
    Secret service--Germany (East)
    Technology--Germany (East)
    Germany (East) Ministerium für Staatssicherheit.