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Unpacking History: New Collections at the Hoover Institution Library & Archives

A new exhibition, Unpacking History: New Collections at the Hoover Institution Library & Archives, celebrates the variety, geographic range, and historical significance of Hoover’s holdings by featuring rare and intriguing items from select collections acquired in recent years. Among the items on display are partisan journals from Afghanistan; propaganda leaflets disseminated during the Korean War; photographs by Chinese Communist Red Army photojournalist Sha Fei; works by Nobel Laureate Joseph Brodksy; and ephemeral material from the 2014 armed conflict in Ukraine. Come and explore these new acquisitions to learn how Hoover documents social, political, and economic change around the world.

Details

When:

Tuesday, November 1, 2016. 11:00 AM

Where:

Herbert Hoover Memorial Exhibit Pavilion, located next to Hoover Tower

Sponsor:

Hoover Institution Archives

Contact:

650-723-3563
sbozorgi@stanford.edu

Admission:

Tuesday-Saturday, 11am-4pm*
Free General Admission
*Closed for Holidays and Stanford Winter Closure (December 21, 2016-January 3, 2017)