Overview of the Maerose J. Evans papers

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Overview of the Maerose J. Evans papers

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: Maerose J. Evans papers
Dates: 1969-1994
Collection Number: 95049
Creator: Evans, Maerose J.
Collection Size: 12 manuscript boxes (4.8 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, minutes, reports, financial records, bulletins, newsletters, serial issues, clippings, and photographs, relating to efforts to secure the release of American prisoners of war in Vietnam, efforts to secure information on American servicemen reported missing in action, and the families of those servicemen.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: In English

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Maerose J. Evans papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1995.

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

Western regional coordinator, National League of Families of American Prisoners and Missing in Southeast Asia; wife of Commander James J. Evans, United States Navy, missing in action in Laos, 1965.

Scope and Content of Collection

Correspondence, minutes, reports, financial records, bulletins, newsletters, serial issues, clippings, and photographs, relating to efforts to secure the release of American prisoners of war in Vietnam, efforts to secure information on American servicemen reported missing in action, and the families of those servicemen.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
National League of Families of American Prisoners and Missing in Southeast Asia.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Prisoners and prisons, North Vietnamese.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Missing in action.
Prisoners of war.
Navy wives.
United States--Armed Forces.