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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Access Points
  • Biographical Note

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: David Harris papers
    Date (inclusive): 1926-1988
    Collection number: 67000
    Creator: Harris, David, 1900-
    Collection Size: 8 manuscript boxes, 15 card file boxes, 6 envelopes, 8 medals (11.4 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Correspondence, speeches and writings, reports, research notes, newsletters, lists, and printed matter, relating to Emperor Napoleon I of France, the Balkan crisis of 1875-1878, international affairs in Europe during the interwar period, and reconstruction of Germany and Austria following World War II.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information


    Collection is open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], David Harris papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1967.


    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Access Points

    Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821.
    Reconstruction (1939-1951)--Austria.
    World War, 1939-1945.
    World War, 1939-1945--Peace.
    World War, 1939-1945--Territorial questions--Germany.
    Balkan Peninsula.
    Germany--History--20th century.
    Rhineland (Germany)--History--Separatist movement, 1918-1924.

    Biographical Note

    1900 Born, Texas
    1930-1938 Assistant Professor of History, Stanford University
    1938-1942 Associate Professor of History, Stanford University
    1942-1947 Associate Chief, Central European Affairs, U.S. Department of State
    1947-1966 Professor of History, Stanford University
    1975, August 18 Died, Palo Alto, California