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Inventory of the Roland Tasho photographs
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  • Title: Roland Tasho photographs
    Date (inclusive): 1968-2000
    Date (bulk): 1990-1999
    Collection Number: 2000C52
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of the Materials: English and Albanian
    Physical Description: 4 cardfile boxes, 6 manuscript boxes (2.3 linear feet)
    Abstract: Photographs depicting the social and political conditions in Albania from the Communist era to 2000 and the Kosovo refugee crisis in 1999.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Tasho, Roland.


    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], Roland Tasho photographs, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2000.


    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 at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Biographical Note

    Albanian photographer.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The collection consists of photographs that detail the socio-political climate of Albania from the 1960s to 2000. Photographs include themes of education, agriculture, industry, religion, and politics. The collection mainly focuses on the political turmoil of the 1990s from the fall of Communism, the 1996 disputed elections, the Albanian Unrest of 1997 ( Rebelimi i vitit 1997), demonstrations after the assassination of Albanian member of parliament Azem Hajdari, and the Kosovo refugee crisis in 1999.
    The collection maintains the original titles given by the creator. The photographs are organized chronologically and related subjects are grouped together.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Albania--Pictorial works.
    Albania--Politics and government.
    Kosovo (Serbia) History--Pictorial works.
    Kosovo (Serbia)--History--Civil War, 1998-1999.
    Refugees--Pictorial works.
    Yugoslavia--Pictorial works.