Title: William La Varre papers
Date (inclusive): 1922-1978
Collection Number: 77033
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material:
16 manuscript boxes
(5.0 Linear Feet)
Abstract: Memoirs, letters, memoranda, clippings, periodical issues, lists, notes, and financial records, relating to political development
in Latin America, especially in the 1930's; United States relations with Latin America, 1933- 1945; the American Mercury;
international communist subversion; and international affairs.
La Varre, William, 1898-1991
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.
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Acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 1977.
[Identification of item], William La Varre Papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.
|1898, August 4
||Born, Richmond, Virginia.
||Educated, Townsend Harris Hall, New York, Columbia University Extension, Harvard College (special student).
Up the Mazaruni.
||Explorer, South America.
||President, Piedmont Press Association.
||Foreign correspondent, South America.
Johnny Round the World.
Gold, Diamonds, and Orchids.
||Author, "The 114 Markets of South America."
||Chief, American Republics Units, U.S. State Department.
||Director, Foreign Service Council.
||Consultant, Economic Cooperation Administration.
American Mercury Magazine.
Subjects and Indexing Terms
Anti-communist movements -- United States
Latin America -- Politics and government
United States -- Foreign relations -- Latin America
Latin America -- Foreign relations -- United States
United States. Department of State