This collection comprises documentation and memorabilia pertaining to the first democratic (post-communist) elections held in the early 1990s, in various countries of central and east Europe. The content can be summarized briefly as follows: newspaper excerpts focusing on the progress of electoral campaigns; manifestoes issued by various political parties; election memorabilia, such as posters of candidates running for office, badges, stickers and flags; personal notes on election results compiled by Andrew Ellis.
The boxes in this collection are unnumbered, but the material is arranged by country, as follows:
- Former East Germany
- Former Yugoslavia
- Former Czechoslovakia