Overview of the Ray Gallagher interview

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Overview of the Ray Gallagher interview

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2008
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by David Sun.
© 2008 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Ray Gallagher interview
Dates: undated
Collection Number: 93095
Creator: Gallagher, Ray.
Collection Size: 1 phonotape cassette (0.1 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Relates to the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: In English

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
Use copies of all sound recordings in this collection are available for immediate access. Use copy reference number: 93095_a_0003644.

Publication Rights

For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

Preferred Citation

Ray Gallagher interview, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1993.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Biographical Note

Assistant flight engineer, United States Army Air Forces, during World War II.

Scope and Content of Collection

Oral history of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945. Ray Gallagher describes the logistics of the missions, and the feelings of the men before, during, and after the bombings.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
United States. Army Air Forces.
World War, 1939-1945--Japan.
Atomic bomb.
Phonotapes.