Register of the Finnish subject collection

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

Title: Finnish subject collection
Date (inclusive): 1900-1995
Collection Number: XX753
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material: Mainly in Finnish
Physical Description: 4 manuscript boxes, memorabilia (2.0 Linear Feet)
Abstract: Trial transcripts, maps, pamphlets, and bulletins, relating to the Finnish independence movement before World War I, and to the trial of former Finnish government leaders accused of responsibility for Finnish participation in World War II. Includes a flag of the Grand Duchy of Finland.
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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Acquisition Information

Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 1983.

Preferred Citation

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

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Finland -- History
World War, 1939-1945 -- Finland
War crime trials -- Finland



Scope and Contents note

Miscellaneous material related to Finnish history, including Russification, Finnish independence movement and the Finnish War Guilt Trials of 1945-1946.


box 1, folder 1-4

Russification program and Finnish independence movement. Includes maps, pamphlets, and bulletins 1809-1917.

box 1, folder 5

Letter from the leader of the Finnish Socialist Party Tokoo to American socialists in New York, 27 September 1918. Clipping 1917-1918.


. Finnish War Guilt Trials, 1945-1946. Transcript of the proceedings. Typescript 1939-

box 1, folder 6-7

Files 1-2

box 2, folder 1-6

Files 3-8

box 3, folder 1-6

Files 9-14

box 4, folder 1-6

Files 15-20

memorabilia_cabinet cabinet


Scope and Contents note

Flag of the Grand Duchy of Finland.
memorabilia_cabinet Memorabilia cabinet

Flag of the Grand Duchy of Finland.