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By Thomas Whigham, Jerry W. Cooney

This quantity offers the researcher with a very good software for investigating the background, politics, and tradition of Paraguay. even supposing numerous libraries, museums, and documents within the U.S. include documentary collections of curiosity to Paraguayanists, they're little identified and therefore underutilized. Whigham and Cooney support right this challenge. not just do they describe the main well-known collections in such libraries because the college of Texas at Austin, the Library of Congress, and the Oliveira Lima Library at Catholic college, they've got additionally exposed a few vague fabrics. From the Museum of Norwegian-American ancient organization documents in Minnesota to the Mennonite files at Bethel collage in Kansas, they've got run the gamut of obtainable assets.

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At times in the 1950s and 1960s he chaired the Senate Foreign Relations American Republics Affairs Subcommittee and deposited his papers from that subcommittee in the Hoover Library. There is one folder, Paraguay, that addresses that nation directly. A guide to the Hickenlooper papers exists. 47. Herbert Hoover Papers In the Presidential Foreign Affairs Series, Countries, portion of the Hoover papers there exists one folder titled, Paraguay 1929-1932, and a folder of endorsements for American diplomats appointed to Asuncion.

Nicolay Andrew Grevstad Papers. Nicolay Andrew Grevstad was a Minnesota newspaperman and politician. He served as United States Minister to Paraguay and Uruguay in 1911-1914. Among his papers relating to Paraguay are despatches to the United States State Department, press releases, material on investment opportunities, and general correspondence. Open to qualified researchers with certain restrictions. MISSISSIPPI University of Southern Mississippi William David McCain Library and Archives Hattiesburg, Mississippi 39406 83.

Carlos Antonio L6pez. Documents of the Archivo Nacional A continuation of the Francia volumes is Carlos Antonio L6pez, Documentos del Archivo Nacional (Ms. El93, volumes I-10). " Also chronologically arranged, the L6pez compilation consists of some thirty-five hundred pages covering the period 1807 to 1863; each page is again stamped with the official seal of the Archivo. Several copies of portraits of Carlos Antonio Lopez as well as three original manuscript documents signed by Lopez accompany these volumes.

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