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Finding Aid for the Admiral William H. Standley papers 0005
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General Material, Family Correspondence, Narratives, Biographies, Taxes 1929-1948, 1958, 1992

Box 1, Folder 1, 34-36, Box 14

Genealogical Material 1942, undated

Scope and Content

Includes the following: 1) Shelton: Genealogy of John/James Shelton, Gentlemen: Principal Allied Families, Marion Wincote Elliott, compiler, 1992 October. 2) Narrative of the Murder of Mrs. R.G. Strong by Jeremiah 'Doc' Standley 1874, edited and compiled by Mrs. Marion Wincote Elliott 1992 May. 3) Narrative of the Arrest of Jerry Bailey by Jeremiah 'Doc' Standley 1866, edited and compiled by Mrs. Marion Wincote Elliott 1992.
Box 1, Folder 2

Family Correspondence - Genealogy 1929-1955

Box 1, Folder 3

Narrative of J.M. Standley 1992, undated

Box 1, Folder 4

Biographies 1943-1946, 1958

Box 1, Folder 5

Income Tax 1931-1932 1931-1935

Box 1, Folder 6

Income Tax 1933-1934 1933-1935

Box 1, Folder 7

Income Tax 1935, 1937 1935-1938

Box 1, Folder 8

Income Tax 1940-1941 1940-1943

Box 1, Folder 9

Income Tax 1942-1943 1942-1944

Box 1, Folder 10

Income Tax 1944-1945 1944-1948

 

Narratives, Correspondence, Taxes, Financials, Financial Information, Genealogy: Autobiography 1927, 1935-1958

Box 1, Folder 11

Income Tax 1937

Box 1, Folder 12

Family Correspondence - Mrs. Standley Letters 1941-1943

Box 1, Folder 13

Reminiscences and Stories 1927, 1935-1949, 1954-1958

Box 1, Folder 14

Income Tax 1946 1946-1947

Box 1, Folder 15

Income Tax 1947

Box 1, Folder 16

Income Tax 1948-1949

Box 1, Folder 17

Income Tax 1950-1951

Box 1, Folder 18

Stocks and Securities 1937-1950

Box 1, Folder 19

Additional Sources of Income 1941-1949

Box 1, Folder 20

Bank; Army and Navy Club and Hotel Statements 1941-1943

Box 1, Folder 21

Miscellaneous Financial Records 1942-1947

Box 1, Folder 22

Empire Trust Letter 1949-1950

 

Activities 1937-1953

Box 1, Folder 23

Communism in Schools 1944-1948

Box 1, Folder 24

National Concert & Artisits Corp. 1945-1946

Box 1, Folder 25

Burning Tree Golf Club 1942

Box 1, Folder 26

New York World's Fair 1937-1939

Box 1, Folder 27

Golf 1945-1952

Box 1, Folder 28

Episcopal Church 1952-1953

 

Organizational Memberships Bulk, 1939-1958 1932-1959

Box 1, Folder 29

Navy League 1948-1950

Box 1, Folder 30

White Russia Committee 1952-1953

Box 1, Folder 31

Atlantic Union Committee 1950-1951

Box 1, Folder 32-33

California Proposal 3 - School Taxation 1952

Box 2, Folder 1

Naval Academy Alumni Association 1944-1953

Box 2, Folder 2

Bulletin The Military Order of the World Wars 1932, 1945-1952

Box 2, Folder 3

Christianform 1948-1954

Box 2, Folder 4

Citizen's Foreign Relations Committee 1955-1959

Box 2, Folder 5

Conservative Politics 1954-1955

Box 2, Folder 6

Council Against Communist Aggression 1950-1958

Box 2, Folder 7

Congress of Freedom 1955-1958

Box 2, Folder 8

American Friends of Russian Freedom 1954-1956

Box 2, Folder 9

Gehers, Leslie E., Campaign 1950

Box 2, Folder 10-11

Unification Merger Navy vs. B-36 1949

Box 2, Folder 12

Hoover Commission Report and Committee on National Affairs 1947-1950

Box 2, Folder 13

Regular Veterans' Organization 1949-1952

Box 2, Folder 14

California World Progress Exposition - San Diego, CA 1949-1950

Box 14, Folder 1

Committee to Defend America by Aiding the Allies 1940

Box 14, Folder 2

Helen and Francis Miller Associations 1939-1940

Box 14, Folder 3

Fortune Roundtable 1939-1940

Box 14, Folder 4

American China Policy Association, Inc. 1945-1947

 

Council Against Communist Aggression & Miscellaneous Newspaper Clippings 1933-1935, 1942, 1951-1953

Box 2, Folder 15, 17

Council Against Communist Aggression

Box 2, Folder 16, 18

Miscellaneous Newspaper Clippings 1933-1935, 1942, 1951-1953

 

Crime Study Commission 1947-1950

General note

Official title: California Special Crime Study Commission on Organized Crime, which Admiral Standley led as chairman.
Box 3, Folder 1-2

Crime Study Commission 1947-1948

Box 3, Folder 3

Crime Study Commission 1948-1950

Box 3, Folder 4

Crime Study Commission 1949-1950

 

Civil Defense and Red Cross 1948-1954

Box 3, Folder 5-6

Civil Defense 1948-1951

Box 3, Folder 7

Civil Defense - Highways 1953-1954

Box 3, Folder 8-9

Red Cross 1953-1954

 

Pan American Airways & San Francisco Bay Bridge 1924, 1935, 1942-1953

Box 3, Folder 10-12

Pan American Airways 1945-1952

Box 3, Folder 13

San Francisco Bay Bridge 1924, 1935, 1942, 1953

 

Correspondence 1892-1946

 

Official Correspondence

Box 3, Folder 14

Official Correspondence 1892 1892, 1902-1945

Box 3, Folder 15

Orders 1941-1945 1936,1941-1946

Box 3, Folder 16

Correspondence Retirement 1936,1941-1946

Box 3, Folder 17

Official Correspondence, MIscellaneous 1902-1945

 

Letters - Family 1932-1933, 1941-1943

Box 5, Folder 1-2

Letters - Mrs. Standley 1941-1943

Box 5, Folder 3

Letters - Family 1932-1933 1932-1933, 1944

Box 5, Folder 4

Clippings Golden Wedding

 

Speeches

Box 3, Folder 18-22

Speeches 1938-1945 1937-1945

 

Addresses 1924-1936

Scope and Content

Addresses (speeches) given by Admiral Standley.
Box 4, Folder 1-2

Addresses 1924-1934

Box 4, Folder 3-4

Addresses 1934-1935 1935

Box 4, Folder 5-6

Addresses 1935-1936 1936

 

Invitations 1932-1936

Box 4, Folder 7-8

Invitations 1932-1934

Box 4, Folder 9-10

Invitations 1935

Box 4, Folder 11-12

Invitations 1936

 

Visits to Russia & Russian Material 1933-1951, 1960

Box 5, Folder 5

Correspondence - John Young & Will Hayes 1943

Box 5, Folder 6

Harriman-Beaverbrook Commission 1941

Box 5, Folder 7-8

Russian Memorandum 1942 April 25 - 1943 March 13 1941-1943

Box 5, Folder 9

Russian Memorandum 1943

Box 5, Folder 10

Russian Material 1941-1942

Box 5, Folder 11

Joe Davies' Visit to Russia 1943

Box 5, Folder 12

Moscow Letters 1945-1946

Box 5, Folder 13

Wendel Wilkie Visit to Russia 1942

Box 5, Folder 14

Arthur Sulzberger Visit to Russia 1943

Box 5, Folder 15

Telegrams Moscow 1942-1943

Box 5, Folder 16

Russian Duplicates 1941-1943

Box 5, Folder 17

Letters - White House & Others 1933-1951, 1960

 

Correspondence 1930-1954

 

Letters (A-Z) 1930-1932 1930-1932

Box 5, Folder 18

Letters (A-F) 1930-1932

Box 5, Folder 19-20

Letters (G-M) 1930-1932

Box 5, Folder 21

Letters (N-Z) 1930-1932

 

Letters (A-Z) 1933-1934 1933-1934

Box 6, Folder 1

Letters (A) 1933-1934

Box 6, Folder 2

Letters (B) 1933- 1934

Box 6, Folder 3

Letters (C) 1933- 1934

Box 6, Folder 4

Letters (D) 1933- 1934

Box 6, Folder 5

Letters (E-G) 1933- 1934

Box 6, Folder 6

Letters (H) 1933- 1934

Box 6, Folder 7

Letters (I-K) 1933- 1934

Box 6, Folder 9, Box 6, Folder 8

Letters (L-Mc) 1933- 1934

Box 6, Folder 10

Letters (M-N) 1933-1934

Box 6, Folder 11

Letters (O-Q) 1933-1934

Box 7, Folder 1

Letters (R) 1933-1934

Box 7, Folder 2-3

Letters (S) 1933-1934

Box 7, Folder 4

Letters (T) 1933-1934

Box 7, Folder 5

Letters (T-V) 1933-1934

Box 7, Folder 6

Letters (X-Z) 1933-1934

 

Joseph Taussig Letters (1934-1936); Micellaneous Materials; Daily Planner 1934-1936

Box 7, Folder 7-9

Standley - Joseph Taussig Letters (1934-1936) + Miscellaneouus Materials

Box 7, Folder 10

Daily Planner 1934-1935

 

Letters (A-Z) 1935 1935

Box 7, Folder 11

Letters (A) 1935

Box 7, Folder 12

Letters (B) 1935

Box 7, Folder 13-14

Letters (C) 1935

Box 7, Folder 15

Letters (D - E) 1935

Box 8, Folder 1

Letters (F - G) 1935

Box 8, Folder 2

Letters (H) 1935

Box 8, Folder 3

Letters (I - L) 1935

Box 8, Folder 5, Box 8, Folder 4

Letters (M) 1935

Box 8, Folder 6

Letters (N - O) 1935

Box 8, Folder 7

Letters (P) 1935

Box 8, Folder 8

Letters (R) 1935

Box 8, Folder 9-10

Letters (S) 1935

Box 8, Folder 11

Letters (T - U) 1935

Box 8, Folder 12

Letters (W - Z) 1935

Box 8, Folder 13

Letters 1935

 

Letters 1936 1933-1936

Box 9, Folder 1-2

Letters (Official & Personal) 1936 1935-1936

Box 9, Folder 3-7

Letters 1936 1936-1937

Box 9, Folder 8

Letters (A) 1936 1933, 1936

Box 9, Folder 9

Letters (B) 1936

Box 9, Folder 10

Letters (C) 1936

Box 9, Folder 11

Letters (D) 1936

Box 9, Folder 12

Letters (E) 1936

Box 9, Folder 13

Letters (F) 1936

Box 9, Folder 14

Letters (G) 1936

Box 9, Folder 15

Letters (H) 1936

Box 9, Folder 16

Letters (I-K) 1936

Box 9, Folder 17

Letters (L) 1936

Box 9, Folder 18

Letters (M) 1936

Box 9, Folder 19

Letters (N-O) 1936

Box 9, Folder 20

Letters (P-Q) 1936

Box 9, Folder 21

Letters (R) 1936

Box 9, Folder 22

Letters (S) 1936

Box 9, Folder 23

Letters (T-W) 1936

Box 9, Folder 24

Letters (X-Z) 1936

 

Letters 1937-1947 1937-1947

Box 10, Folder 1

Letters 1937

Box 10, Folder 2

Letters 1938

Box 10, Folder 3

Letters 1939

Box 10, Folder 4

Letters 1940

Box 10, Folder 5

Letters 1941

Box 10, Folder 6-7

Letters 1942 1941-1942

Box 10, Folder 8

Letters 1943

Box 10, Folder 9

Letters 1944

Box 10, Folder 10

Letters 1945 1945-1946

Box 10, Folder 11

Letters 1947

Box 10, Folder 12

Letters (1943-1944) Knopf, Alfred. A

 

Letters (1946-1950) 1941-1955

Box 10, Folder 13

Letters 1946 [America's] Town Meeting

Box 10, Folder 14

Letters 1946 Bikini Bomb

Box 10, Folder 15

Letters 1946 Atomic Energy 1946-1947

Box 10, Folder 16

Letters 1946 Toledo U.N.[United Nations Association]

Box 10, Folder 17

Letters 1949-1950

Box 10, Folder 18

Letters 1946-1947 Electric Boat company

Box 10, Folder 19

Letters Miscellamneous 1949

Box 10, Folder 20

Letters Bert Curtis 1947-1948

Box 10, Folder 21

Letters Miscellaneous 1950

Box 10, Folder 22

Letters 1946 U.S. News

Box 10, Folder 23

Letters 1946 United States Federation of Justice

Box 10, Folder 24

Letters Miscellaneous 1946

Box 10, Folder 25

Correspondence Miscellanoeous 1944-1947 1943-1947

Box 10, Folder 26

Red China Clippings 1950-1951

Box 10, Folder 27

Letters of Commendation and Criticism 1945-1954

Box 10, Folder 28

Published Memoirs 1941, 1952-1955

 

Letters (1949-1952) 1936-1954

Box 10, Folder 29

Letters (A) 1949-1952 1949-1953

Box 10, Folder 30

Letters (B) 1949-1952

Box 10, Folder 31-32

Letters (C) 1949-1952 1948-1952

Box 10, Folder 33-34

Letters Ageton, Arthur 1950-1954 1950-1954

Box 11, Folder 1

Letters (D) 1949-1952 1950-1954

Box 11, Folder 2

Letters (E) 1949-1952 1948-1952

Box 11, Folder 3

Letters (F) 1949-1952 1950-1952

Box 11, Folder 4

Letters (G) 1949-1952 1950-1952

Box 11, Folder 5

Letters (H) 1949-1952 1936, 1949-1952

Box 11, Folder 6

Letters (I-J) 1949-1952 1950-1953

Box 11, Folder 7

Letters (K) 1949-1952

Box 11, Folder 8

Letters (L) 1949-1952

Box 11, Folder 9

Letters (M) 1949-1952 1940, 1943, 1947 1950 1951 1952

Box 11, Folder 10

Letters (N) 1949-1952

Box 11, Folder 11

Letters (O-P) 1949-1952 1950-1952

Box 11, Folder 12

Letters (Q-R) 1949-1952 1948-1952

Box 11, Folder 13

Letters (S) 1949-1952 1948-1952

Box 11, Folder 14

Letters (T) 1949-1952 1948-1953

Box 11, Folder 15

Letters (U-V) 1949-1952 1948-1952

Box 11, Folder 16

Letters (W) 1949-1952 1950-1952

Box 11, Folder 17

Letters (X-Z) 1949-1952 1939, 1950-1952

 

Letters and Miscellaneous A-Z 1953-1954 1947-1954

Box 12, Folder 2-3

Letters and Miscellaneous (A) 1953-1954 1952-1954

Box 12, Folder 4

Letters and Miscellaneous (B) 1953-1954 1952-1954

Box 12, Folder 5-7

Letters and Miscellaneous (C) 1953-1954 1951-1954

Box 12, Folder 8

Letters and Miscellaneous (D-F) 1953-1954 1952-1954

Box 12, Folder 9

Letters and Miscellaneous (G) 1953-1954 1952-1954

Box 12, Folder 10-11

Letters and Miscellaneous (H) 1953-1954 1951-1954

Box 12, Folder 12

Letters and Miscellaneous (I-J) 1953-1954

Box 12, Folder 13

Letters and Miscellaneous (K) 1953-1954

Box 12, Folder 14

Letters and Miscellaneous (L) 1953-1954 1948-1954

Box 12, Folder 15-16

Letters and Miscellaneous (M) 1953-1954 1952-1954

Box 12, Folder 17-18

Letters and Miscellaneous (N) 1953-1954 1952-1954

Box 12, Folder 19

Letters and Miscellaneous (O-P) 1953-1954

Box 12, Folder 20

Letters and Miscellaneous (Q-R) 1953-1954 1952-1954

Box 13, Folder 1

Letters and Miscellaneous (S) 1953-1954 1953-1954

Box 13, Folder 2

Letters and Miscellaneous (T) 1953-1954 1947-1954

Box 13, Folder 3

Letters and Miscellaneous (U-V) 1953-1954 1952-1953

Box 13, Folder 4

Letters and Miscellaneous (W) 1953-1954 1952-1953

Box 13, Folder 5

Letters and Miscellaneous (X-Z) 1953-1954 1950-1953

 

Scrolls and Miscellaneous 1935

Map-case 5, Drawer 5

[Officer's] Records of Fitness

Box 16

Order of the Crown of Italy, Rank of Cavaliere di Gran Croce 1935 October 12

Box 16

Regular Veterans Association National Headquarters Appoint William H. Standley ~ National Vice Chairman at Large - Pacific Coast - Regular Veterans Rehabilitation Comm. undated

Box 16

Franklin D. Roosevelt, President's Commission Appointing William H. Standley as a Delegate on the part of the United States of American to the London Naval Conference of 1935 1935 November 20

Box 14, Folder 5

Newspaper Clippings

Box 14

Rubber Stamp: "Adm. Wm. H. Standley Papers, University of So. Calif. Library"

 

Miscellaneous Papers 1933-1952

Box 13, Folder 6

Letters Charles Wincote 1933-1934

Box 13, Folder 7

Chamber of Commerce, Coronado, San Diego 1951-1952

Box 13, Folder 8

Efforts on National Level 1948-1949

Box 13, Folder 9

Proposed Reorganization of Navy Department 1939-1940

Box 13, Folder 10

17th - 18th Century Letters Copies

Box 13, Folder 11

[Travel] Logs 1941- 1943

Box 13, Folder 12

Calavo Newsletters 1947-1948

Box 13, Folder 13

Congratulations 1933

Box 13, Folder 14

Quotations, Sayings, Poems

Box 13, Folder 15

Atlantic Union Committee 1949-1952

Box 13, Folder 16

Washington Trip 1933

Box 13, Folder 17

Speaking Arrangements 1945 1944-1945

 

Naval Thesis, Battle Plans and Instructions 1916-1925, 1930-1931

Box 13, Folder 18-19

Naval Thesis, Battle Plans and Instructions 1916-1925, 1930-1931

Scope and Content

Folder 13 contains the following: Class of June, 1920 Thesis Principles of Command Submitted by Captain W.H. Standley, U.S.N. Naval War College Newport, R.I. 1920 December 15 (2 copies)
Folder 14 contains the following: "Discussion of Winter Maneuvers 1923-24" by Captain W.H. Standley, U.S.N, undated.
 

Pamphlets, Articles, and Reprints

Box 13, Folder 20-23

Pamphlets, Articles, Reprints

Box 12, Folder 1, Box 16

Photographs

Box 12, Folder 1, Box 16

Photographs 1931-1936

Scope and Content

Black and white photographs in Box 12 include the following:
1) 8 portraits of Admiral Standley wearing his uniform, undated 2) 1 photograph of Admiral Standley taken with an unidentified gentleman, undated 3) 1 photograph taken at flag changing ceremonies on the U.S.S. California, flagship, 1933 May 20 4) 1 photograph with Admiral Standley, Acting Secretary of the Navy; Mrs. Conway Stetson, donor of the Conway Memorial Trophy; and Lt. A.K. Morehouse, Commanding Officer of the Miami, Florida, Naval Reserve Station, at the awarding of the Conway Trophy to the Naval Researve Station, 1936 July 24 5) 2 photographs of Admiral Standley taken with other Naval officers and civilians, Norfolk, VA, undated 6) 4 photographs of unidentified children and adults taken on the U.S.S. Chicago at the Brooklyn Naval Yard, 1931 7) 1 photograph of Admiral Standley with S.C. Stott (?), 1931 November 23 8) 1 photograph of Admiral and Mrs. Standley taken with Mayor and Mrs. Rossi of San Francisco, CA, and City Manager A.J. and Mrs. Cleary of San Francisco, CA 9) 6 photographs with taken of and at the Long Beach Harbor, Long Beach, CA, with Admiral Standley in two of the photographs, undated 10) 1 photo-reproduction taken on the deck of the U.S.S. Pensacola, 1868 11) 1 photograph of Admiral and Mrs. Standley, undated
Black and white photograph in Box 16: 1 photograph taken at the Warrant Officers Association Dinner in Honor of Rear Admiral Russell R. Waesche, Commandant U.S. Coast Guard, 1936 August 4.
 

Memorabilia - Books, Pamphlets, Standley Honors 1963-1968, 1975-1976

 

U.S.S. William H. Standley 1964-1968

Map-case 5, Drawer 5

Photograph of the U.S.S. William H. Standley under way and Track Chart circa 1966

Box 14, Folder 6

Commissioning 1966

Box 14, Folder 7

History of U.S.S. William H. Standley

Box 15

"Launching of U.S.S. William H. Standley (D6-32-CG-32) ... at Fath Iron Works, Bath, ME" 1964 December 19

Film Reel

16 mm film on a reel
Box 14, Folder 8

U.S.S. William H. Standley Mediterranean Cruise, 1967-1968

Box 14, Folder 9

The Early Life and Naval Career of William Harrison Standley 1872-1937 1964

General note

Dictated by William Harrison Standley, 1945-1954; Modified, Clarified, Corrected and Typed Under the Direction of William Harrison Standley, Jr.; Marion Wincote Elliiott, comp.
Box 14, Folder 10

Admiral's House and its Occupants, Navy History Office, Navy Department 1963

Box 14, Folder 11

Admiral William H. Standley Obituary 1963 October 26

Box 14, Folder 12

Honors, Evelyn Curtis Standley Obituaries 1964, 1975-1976