Register of the Liberian subject collection

Finding aid prepared by Katherine Reynolds and Aparna Mukherjee
Hoover Institution Library and Archives
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Title: Liberian subject collection
Date (inclusive): 1866-2001
Collection Number: XX784
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 12 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box, 2 videotape cassettes (5.7 Linear Feet)
Abstract: Electronic bulletins, pamphlets, reports, serial issues, and other printed matter, relating to political, social and economic conditions in Liberia, and to the coups of 1980 and 1990.

Access

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.

Use

For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Library & Archives

Acquisition Information

Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

Preferred Citation

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

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Video tapes
Liberia -- History -- Coup d'état, 1980
Liberia -- History

 

SUBJECT FILE 1956-1995

Scope and Contents

Bulletins, communiques, correspondence, leaflets, magazines, pamphlets, printed matter, serial issues, statements and statutes relating to the economic, political and social conditions in Liberia.
box 1

General

 

General

 

Bong Crier

 

Harvest, The

 

New Vision

 

Palm

 

People, The

 

Sunday People, The

 

X-RAY

 

Agriculture

 

Economics

 

General

 

Economic Community of West African States. Includes letter from Jimmy Carter

 

Investment

 

Education

 

General

 

University of Liberia

 

Foreign relations

 

Nigeria

 

United States

 

Health

 

Human rights

 

Media

 

Opposition

 

General

 

Movement for Justice in Africa (MOJA)

box 2

Politics and government

 

General

 

Association for Constitutional Democracy in Liberia

 

Coup 12 April 1980

 

Doe, President Dr. Samuel Kanyon

 

Free Democratic Party

 

Greene, Vice President James Edward

 

Interim Government of National Unity

 

Ministry of Labor

 

Women

 

AUDIO-VISUAL FILE 1980-1990

tape cabinet

Videocassette tapes

 

"Liberia: 1980-1990": The Doe Era, execution; invasion; interview with Charles Taylor, Samuel Doe, Bull, Cooper and Cohen; capture of Doe by Prince Johnson; and raw footage of Liberia 1980-1990

 

"Liberia: A Friend in Need," and Samuel K. Doe's interrogation 1990

 

Incremental Materials

Scope and Contents note

This addition to the collection has not yet been described. Please let the Hoover Institution Library & Archives know if you would like to see this material described.
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