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  • Title: European pictorial collection
    Date (inclusive): 1918-2001
    Collection Number: XX772
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 5 manuscript boxes, 2 oversize boxes, 1 slide box, 37 envelopes, 1 oversize folder, 1 album box (6.1 Linear Feet)
    Abstract: Photographs, postcards, and slides, depicting cities, prominent personalities, and historical events in various European countries, particularly in Eastern Europe. Includes scenes of the Hungarian Revolution of 1918-1919; the coup of 1926 in Poland; the revolt of 1934 in Austria; post-World War II communist activities in Romania; and the Solidarność movement in Poland in the 1980s.
    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

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], European pictorial collection, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Slides (Photography)
    Austria -- History -- 1918-1938 -- Pictorial works
    Europe -- Pictorial works
    Hungary -- History -- Revolution, 1918-1919 -- Pictorial works
    Poland -- History -- Coup d'état, 1926 -- Pictorial works
    Romania -- History -- 1944-1989 -- Pictorial works
    Poland -- History -- 1980-1989 -- Pictorial works
    NSZZ "Solidarność" (Labor organization)