Overview of the Ralph Corbett Smith papers
Finding aid prepared by Hoover Institution Archives Staff
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Title: Ralph Corbett Smith papers
Date (inclusive): 1910-1971
Collection Number: 78013
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 28 manuscript boxes, 2 oversize boxes, 1 oversize folder (14.1 linear feet)
Abstract: Correspondence, diaries, reports, writings, and printed matter relating to the American Expeditionary Forces in France during World War I, activities of the Command and General Staff School and Army War College in the inter-war period, and American military operations in the Pacific Theater during World War II.
Creator: Smith, Ralph Corbett, 1893-1998.
Boxes 11, 13-15, 17-18, 24 are closed for preservation purposes. The remainder of the collection is open for research.
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[Identification of item], Ralph Corbett Smith papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.
Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1978.
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Major general, United States Army; commanding general, 27th Division, 1942-1944; military attaché to France, 1945-1946.
Correspondence, diaries, reports, writings, and printed matter relating to the American Expeditionary Forces in France during World War I, activities of the Command and General Staff School and Army War College in the inter-war period, and American military operations in the Pacific Theater during World War II.
Subjects and Indexing Terms
Army War College (U.S.).
U.S. Army Command and General Staff College..
United States. Army--Officers.
United States. Army. American Expeditionary Forces.
United States. Army. Infantry Division, 27th.
World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--France.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Ocean.
Not yet described