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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Larry Gahn photographs
    Dates: 1947
    Collection Number: 2009C46
    Creator: Gahn, Larry, 1900-1976
    Collection Size: 1 manuscript box (0.4 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Depicts refugees and relief activities in China. Includes biographical data. Digital copies.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: English

    Administrative Information


    Collection is open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Larry Gahn photographs, Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2009.


    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.

    Location of Originals

    Originals in: United Nations Archives and Records Management Section, New York.

    Related Material

    Chinese National Relief and Rehabilitation Administration photographs, Hoover Institution Archives

    Biographical Note

    United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration photographer.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Depicts refugees and relief activities in China. 162 digital files, including 160 photographs, 1 file containing descriptions of the photographs, and 1 file containing biographical data about Larry Gahn. Use copies available in reading room.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration.
    World War, 1939-1945--China--Pictorial works.
    World War, 1939-1945--Civilian relief--Pictorial works.
    Reconstruction (1939-1951)--China--Pictorial works.