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Buchman (Alexander H.) papers
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Correspondence, writings, police reports, printed matter, motion picture film, still photographs, negatives and slides relating to Leon Trotsky and Trotskyism, especially in China and the United States, to the Trotskyist C. Frank Glass, and to Rayna Prohme, revolutionary American journalist in China.
American engineer and photographer; resident of China, 1933-1939; guard for Leon Trotsky, Coyoacan, Mexico, 1939-1940.
4 manuscript boxes, 17 microfilm boxes, 10 envelopes, 5 motion picture film reels, 2 videocassettes, 14 slides, 6 sound cassettes (7.5 Linear Feet)
For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Library & Archives.
Original film negatives in Boxes 5-21 closed due to the fragility of the materials; these materials have been digitized. The remainder of 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.