Overview of the Stefan Tiso diary

Finding aid prepared by Hoover Institution Archives Staff
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Title: Stefan Tiso diary
Date (inclusive): 1944-1945
Collection Number: 52006
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: Slovak
Physical Description: 1 item (1 folder) (0.1 linear feet)
Abstract: Relates to political and military conditions in Slovakia in the latter stages of World War II.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Tiso, Stefan, 1897-1949.


Collection is open for research.
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Publication Rights

May not be published without permission of the Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and the heirs of S. Tiso. For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Stefan Tiso diary, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1952.


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Biographical/Historical Note

Stefan Tiso (1897-1959) Slovak lawyer, Premier of Slovakia from 1944 to 1945, also serving as president of the Supreme Court of the Slovak Republic, Foreign Minister, and Minister of Justice. He was a distant cousin of Reverend Josef Tiso, President of the Slovak Republic.

Scope and Content of Collection

Relates to political and military conditions in Slovakia in the latter stages of World War II.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Slovakia--History--Uprising, 1944.
Slovakia--Politics and government.
World War, 1939-1945--Czechoslovakia.
World War, 1939-1945--Slovakia.