The collection includes correspondence, memoranda, reports, proclamations, speeches, clippings, newspaper issues, maps, posters,
and photographs, relating to political and social conditions in Turkey during the Ottoman Empire and the early years of the
Turkish Republic, Turkish military activities during World War I, Turkish foreign relations, and ethnic minorities in Turkey.
The research materials collected by Hidayet Dağdeviren of Istanbul, Turkey, cover the last years of the Ottoman Empire and
the first years of the Republic of Turkey, and in particular documenting social organizations and minorities.
24 manuscript boxes, 8 oversize boxes, 1 oversize folder
(13.6 Linear Feet)
For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Library & Archives.
Boxes 1 and FH2 may not be used without permission of the Archivist. 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.