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  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Title: Georgie Anne Geyer papers
    Date (inclusive): 1944-1996
    Collection Number: 91037
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
    Language of Material: In English and Spanish
    Physical Description: 25 manuscript boxes, 9 card file boxes, 3 envelopes (13.9 Linear Feet)
    Abstract: Writings, notes, printed matter, and other research material, relating to President Fidel Castro of Cuba; Central America; and citizenship and immigration issues in the United States. Used in preparation of the books by G. A. Geyer, Guerrilla Prince: The Untold Story of Fidel Castro (Boston, 1991), and Americans No More: The Death of Citizenship (New York, 1996). Includes sound recordings and transcripts of interviews with a wide range of persons acquainted with Fidel Castro in a variety of capacities and at various periods of his life
    Creator: Geyer, Georgie Anne, 1935-2019

    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

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 1991.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Georgie Anne Geyer papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

    Biography

    1935, April 2 Born, Chicago, Illinois
    1959-1975 Reporter, Chicago Daily News
    1970 Author, The New Latins
    1972 Author, The New Hundred Years War
    1975-1980 Columnist, Los Angeles Times Syndicate
    1976 Author, The Young Russians
    1980- Columnist, Universal Press Syndicate
    1983 Author, Buying the Night Flight
    1991 Author, Guerilla Prince

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Writings, notes, printed matter, and other research material, relating to President Fidel Castro of Cuba; Central America; and citizenship and immigration issues in the United States. Used in preparation of the books by G. A. Geyer, Guerrilla Prince: The Untold Story of Fidel Castro (Boston, 1991), and Americans No More: The Death of Citizenship (New York, 1996). Includes sound recordings and transcripts of interviews with a wide range of persons acquainted with Fidel Castro in a variety of capacities and at various periods of his life.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Audiotapes
    Cuba -- History -- 1959-1990
    United States -- Emigration and immigration
    Citizenship -- United States
    Central America
    Castro, Fidel, 1926-2016