Register of the Uruguayan subject collection

Finding aid prepared by David Jacobs
Hoover Institution Library and Archives
© 1997
434 Galvez Mall
Stanford University
Stanford, CA 94305-6003

Title: Uruguayan subject collection
Date (inclusive): 1918-1990
Collection Number: XX808
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material: In Spanish and English
Physical Description: 2 manuscript boxes, 1 phonorecord (0.9 Linear Feet)
Abstract: Serial issues, pamphlets, leaflets, bulletins, studies, and sound recording, relating primarily to political conditions and elections in Uruguay, and to communist and guerrilla movements in Uruguay.


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Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

Preferred Citation

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

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Sound recordings
Elections -- Uruguay
Communism -- Uruguay
Guerrillas -- Uruguay
Uruguay -- Politics and government


SUBJECT FILE 1918-1990

Scope and Contents

Pamphlets, leaflets, serial issues, studies, and bulletins, primarily concerning political and economic conditions. Includes material regarding the Tupamaro guerrilla movement.
box 1, folder 1

General. Pamphlets, Includes a history of Uruguayan political parties by Setembrino E. Pereda and a printed copy of the 1980 constitution 1918-1980.

box 1, folder 2

Economics. Serial issues and pamphlets, Includes individual numbers of GEOSUR, published by the Asociacion Sudamericana de Estudios Geopoliticos e Internacionales 1976-1980.

box 1, folder 3

Elections, Report, 1990 1989.



box 1, folder 4

General. Serial issues and pamphlets, Includes material relating to human rights, student movements, the Frente Amplio, and the Plenario Intersindical de Trabajadores - Convencion Nacional de Trabajadores (PIT-CNT) 1975-1987.

box 1, folder 5

Movimiento de Liberacion Nacional - Tupamaros. Pamphlets, Includes material on the kidnapping of Dan Mitrione and anti-Tupamaro writings from rightwing perspectives 1971-1981.

box 1, folder 6

Partido Comunista del Uruguay. Serial issues and pamphlet, Includes text concerning Georgi Dimitrov 1972-1983.

box 1, folder 7

Partido Socialista Uruguayo. Pamphlet containing a speech by Jose Diaz 1967

box 1, folder 8

Partido Blanco (Partido Nacional). Serial issues 1986-1987

box 1, folder 9

Women. "Declaracion de las Mujeres Uruguayas," statement 1974[?]



record cabinet

One phonorecord, "Tear Down the Fences!: A Desalambrar!," protest songs performed by Daniel Viglietti, (recorded in 1967) 1973

box 2

Material not yet described