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  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Title: Paul Van der Stricht papers
    Date (inclusive): 1943-1977
    Collection Number: 90072
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of the Materials: In English and French.
    Physical Description: 1 manuscript box (0.4 linear feet)
    Abstract: Correspondence, orders, memoranda, and maps relating to clandestine operations carried out by the Office of Strategic Services in German-occupied France during World War II, and to liaison with French resistance forces. Includes a short official history of operations carried out by the French resistance, and two draft chapters of a history of the Office of Strategic Services by William J. Casey.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Van der Stricht, Paul

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Paul Van der Stricht papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1990.

    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/Historical Note

    Lieutenant colonel, United States Army; chief, Western European Section, Special Operations Branch, Office of Strategic Services, 1943-1944.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Correspondence, orders, memoranda, and maps relating to clandestine operations carried out by the Office of Strategic Services in German-occupied France during World War II, and to liaison with French resistance forces. Includes a short official history of operations carried out by the French resistance, and two draft chapters of a history of the Office of Strategic Services by William J. Casey.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Casey, William J.
    United States. Office of Strategic Services.
    Secret service--United States.
    World War, 1939-1945--France.
    World War, 1939-1945--Secret service.
    World War, 1939-1945--Underground movements.