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  • Title: South African Subject collection
    Date (inclusive): 1910-2007
    Collection Number: XX789
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
    Language of Material: In English and Afrikaans
    Physical Description: 65 manuscript boxes, 6 oversize boxes, 9 phonorecords, 10 phonotape cassettes, 1 phonotape reel, 18 videotape cassettes. (32.4 Linear Feet)
    Abstract: Pamphlets, serial issues, reports, leaflets, election campaign literature, flyers, newsletters, other printed matter, letters, sound recordings and video tapes, relating to political, social and economic conditions, apartheid and race relations, and elections in South Africa; revolutionary movements in South Africa, especially the African National Congress; international support groups, especially in the United States, for such movements; and campus movements in the United States protesting investment in South Africa.


    Box 71 may not be used without permission of the Archivist; access copies available in Box 61. 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.


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

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

    Preferred Citation

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

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Video tapes
    Sound recordings
    South Africa -- Politics and government
    South Africa -- Race relations
    Radicalism -- United States
    Student movements -- United States
    South Africa -- Social conditions
    South Africa -- Economic conditions
    Guerrillas -- South Africa
    Elections -- South Africa
    African National Congress