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Racing for the Bomb: General Leslie R. Groves, the Manhattan's Project's Indispensable ManSupporting materials.

Scope and Content Note

Arranged by book chapter
Boxes: 65-67.

Introduction, Chapters 1, 2, 3, 4

Boxes: 65-67.

For My Grandchildren and drafts

Boxes: 33-35.

Chapter 5, Military Engineering, Leslie R. Groves Letters from Europe

Boxes: 33-35.

Chapter 6, Vermont records, Nicaragua

Boxes: 33-35.

Chapter 7, DC, Fort Peck

Boxes: 33-35.

Chapter 8, Leavenworth, Army War College

Boxes: 33-35.

Chapter 9, Construction Corps letters

Boxes: 33-35.

Leslie R. Groves Comments on Fine and Remington

Boxes: 88-90.

Fine and Remington interviews

Boxes: 88-90.

Japanese Internment

Boxes: 88-90.

Pentagon

Boxes: 88-90.

Chapter 10, NAS Reports

Boxes: 88-90.

Chapter 11, Silver program

Boxes: 41-43.

Chapter 11, Hanford, Oak Ridge

Boxes: 41-43.

Contractors

Boxes: 41-43.

Silver Program

Boxes: 41-43.

Holston

Boxes: 44-46.

Chapter 12

Boxes: 44-46.

Los Alamos National Lab archive A-84-019 documents

Boxes: 54-56.

Chapters 13 and 14

Boxes: 54-56.

Moe Berg, Files from Record Group (RG) 226, RG 77 from Jeff Richelson, Azusa, Ramona

Boxes: 36-38.

Chapter 14

Boxes: 36-38.

Alsos

Boxes: 36-38.

Intelligence, Foreign

Boxes: 36-38.

French Problem

Boxes: 36-38.

German Bomb

Boxes: 36-38.

Boris Pash

Boxes: 36-38.

London Liaison Office, Alsos

Boxes: 36-38.

Oranienberg

Boxes: 36-38.

Farm Hall, Peppermint

Boxes: 36-38.

Vemork

Boxes: 36-38.

Dahlem Bombing

Boxes: 39-40.

Samuel Goudsmit material

Boxes: 47-49.

Chapter 16

Boxes: 47-49.

Combined Development Trust

Boxes: 47-49.

Boris Pregel

Boxes: 47-49.

Truman Committee

Boxes: 47-49.

Combined Policy Committee

Boxes: 47-49.

Diplomatic History of the Manhattan Project and Combined Development Trust (CDT) meetings

Boxes: 47-49.

International Control, Ore

Boxes: 47-49.

Groves Banking and CDT

Boxes: 47-49.

US Canada Cooperation

Boxes: 47-49.

Paul Guarin

Boxes: 47-49.

Chapters 17 and 18

Boxes: 68-70.

Chapters 19-20

Boxes: 68-70.

Camel

Boxes: 68-70.

Special Table- Codes

Boxes: 68-70.

Indianapolis

Boxes: 68-70.

Shipping Schedules

Boxes: 68-70.

Tinian Cables

Boxes: 68-70.

History of Project A, Ramsey

Boxes: 68-70.

Orders and Cables

Boxes: 68-70.

Casualties and Effects

Boxes: 68-70.

Duplicates

Boxes: 68-70.

Interim Committee

Boxes: 68-70.

Hiroshima

Boxes: 68-70.

Third Bomb

Boxes: 68-70.

Target Committee

Boxes: 68-70.

Farrell and Propaganda

Boxes: 68-70.

Leaflets

Boxes: 68-70.

Silverplate and B-29s

Boxes: 68-70.

Norman Ramsey

Boxes: 68-70.

Nagasaki

Boxes: 68-70.

1st Technical Services Detachment

Boxes: 68-70.

Fat Man

Boxes: 68-70.

"Always the Target"

Boxes: 68-70.

509th CG

Boxes: 68-70.

Little Boy

Boxes: 85-87.

Oppenheimer

Boxes: 85-87.

Oppenheimer/Leslie R. Groves letters

Boxes: 85-87.

Oppenheimer Bio

Boxes: 85-87.

Jumbo

Boxes: 85-87.

Trinity

Boxes: 85-87.

Trinity articles

Boxes: 85-87.

Trinity Seismology

Boxes: 85-87.

Bainbridge Material

Boxes: 85-87.

Blinding Proposal, July 17, 1945

Boxes: 85-87.

Kirkpatrick memos

Boxes: 85-87.

Wendover

Boxes: 85-87.

Leslie R. Groves, Postwar Comments on Use

Boxes: 74-76.

Chapter 21

Boxes: 74-76.

Public Relations, W. Laurence

Boxes: 74-76.

Crossroads, Los Alamos National Lab

Boxes: 74-76.

Blakeslee

Boxes: 74-76.

Public Relation, Censorship

Boxes: 74-76.

Manhattan Engineer District (MED) Public Relations Programs

Boxes: 74-76.

Truman Announcement

Boxes: 74-76.

Japanese Cyclotrons

Boxes: 74-76.

Smyth Report

Boxes: 74-76.

Atomic Diary, John Moynahan

Boxes: 74-76.

Visit to Hiroshima, September 1945

Boxes: 74-76.

Japanese A-bomb

Boxes: 21-23.

Chapter 23

Boxes: 21-23.

International Control

Boxes: 21-23.

Leslie R. Groves on the Army of the Future

Boxes: 21-23.

Acheson, Lilienthal

Boxes: 21-23.

International Control

Boxes: 21-23.

Joe-1

Boxes: 21-23.

Ziegler

Boxes: 21-23.

Long-range detection

Boxes: 21-23.

Russia and the bomb Leslie R. Groves assessment

Boxes: 21-23.

Russia

Boxes: 21-23.

Declassification, Tolman Leslie R. Groves, UN, Hancock, Record Group 59

Boxes: 21-23.

Stimson to Franklin Delano Roosevelt on International Control

Boxes: 21-23.

Central Intelligence Group (CIG), National Intelligence Authority (NIA)

Boxes: 21-23.

Office of Special Projects

Boxes: 21-23.

Tolman, Post-war planning

Boxes: 21-23.

Bush, Conant on International Control, September 1944

Boxes: 21-23.

JCS (Joint Chiefs of Staff)

Boxes: 71-73.

Chapter 24

Boxes: 71-73.

Sandia Pioneers

Boxes: 71-73.

Armed Forces Special Weapons Project (AFSWP) documents

Boxes: 71-73.

AFSWP Histories

Boxes: 71-73.

Manhattan Engineer District (MED) Transition, 1946

Boxes: 71-73.

UK Bases, 1946

Boxes: 71-73.

Military Liaison Committee

Boxes: 71-73.

Sandia Histories

Boxes: 71-73.

Articles on dropping Bomb

Boxes: 71-73.

Truman material

Boxes: 82-84.

Chapter 25

Boxes: 82-84.

Oppenheimer security case 1954

Boxes: 82-84.

Leslie R. Groves in Strauss Papers, Hoover Library

Boxes: 82-84.

Wallace

Boxes: 82-84.

Remington Rand

Boxes: 82-84.

Espionage, Chapter 25

Boxes: 82-84.

Leslie R. Groves, Ike Hiroshima

Boxes: 82-84.

Groves Political Views

Boxes: 82-84.

Promotion Difficulties

Boxes: 82-84.

General, Chapter 25 1948-1961

Boxes: 82-84.

Chapter 26

Boxes: 82-84.

Leslie R. Groves comments on Vincent Jones History

Boxes: 82-84.

Leslie R. Groves Comments on book by Michel Rouze on Oppienheimer

Boxes: 82-84.

Leslie R. Groves Comments on Stimson article

Boxes: 82-84.

Uranium to USSR, Maj Jordan's diary

Boxes: 82-84.

Leslie R. Groves on Feis

Boxes: 82-84.

Dzau, 1969

Boxes: 82-84.

Distaff

Boxes: 82-84.

MIT affair, 1970

Boxes: 82-84.

Now It Can Be Told

Boxes: 82-84.

Advanced Off Gas (AOG)

Boxes: 82-84.

Bust at West Point

 

Leslie R. Groves Collected Materials

Scope and Content Note

Contains appointment books, unpublished material by his son Richard, two volumes of letters from his father, and correspondence with other family members
Boxes: 80-81

Groves Diary, 1940-1943

Scope and Content Note

Daily appointment books kept by Groves' secretary
Boxes: 30-32

Groves Diary, 1944-1948

Boxes: 80-81

James C. Marshall Diary 1942

Boxes: 53

Col. F. T. Matthias Diary 1943

Boxes: 51

Papers of Chaplain Leslie Richard Groves, 2 volumes

Boxes: 53

Leslie R. Groves Personal Letters

Boxes: 52

Larmee Collection, Letters

 

Unpublished material on Leslie R. Groves by his son, Richard H. Groves

Boxes: 50

Blooding the Regiment

Boxes: 50

Taming the Dragon, Parts 1 and 2

Boxes: 50

Off to Cuba with the Regulars

Boxes: 52

Wars Stories, Jump Stories and Other Lies and Half-Truths, Volume 1, Parts A and B

 

Research Files: General

Boxes: 62-64.

Military Bios from Assembly/Corps of Engineers Office of History (CEHO)

Boxes: 12-14

Manhattan Engineer District (MED) Org Charts and rosters

Boxes: 12-14

Leadership and Management

Boxes: 12-14

Administrative Style

Boxes: 12-14

Military Policy Committee, minutes

 

Leslie R. Groves

Boxes: 12-14

Memos to General Marshall, "Atomic Fission Bombs"

Boxes: 12-14

Personal Style

Boxes: 12-14

Personal

Boxes: 12-14

Banking

Boxes: 12-14

Biographical

Boxes: 12-14

Staff

Boxes: 12-14

Orders

Boxes: 12-14

Decorations

Boxes: 12-14

Medical

Boxes: 12-14

Press Clippings

Boxes: 12-14

Biographical

Boxes: 12-14

Memos to File

Boxes: 12-14

Richard

Boxes: 12-14

Gwen

Boxes: 12-14

Articles

Boxes: 12-14

Record Group 200 Papers, Leslie R. Groves unfiled

Boxes: 59-61

Groves, Leslie R. 201 File (725 pages)

Boxes: 59-61

Correspondence, Sandia Pioneers

Boxes: 59-61

Interview Transcripts and Notes

Boxes: 59-61

Groves FBI File

Boxes: 18-20

Finding Aids, Record Keeping

Boxes: 18-20

Oral History Finding Aids

Boxes: 18-20

Larmee, Letters

Boxes: 18-20

Heisenberg

Boxes: 18-20

FOIA Successes

Boxes: 18-20

Enola Gay Exhibit

Boxes: 18-20

Manhattan District History, Guide

Boxes: 18-20

Los Alamos National Lab Docs

Boxes: 18-20

Groves Letter log 1962-1970

Boxes: 18-20

Leslie R. Groves copy of selected pages from Henry L. Stimson diaries

 

Research Files: Biographical files

Scope and Content Note

Collected materials on scientists, political and military figures. Arranged alphabetically.
Boxes: 7-9.

Alvarez, Luis

Boxes: 7-9.

Arneson, Gordon, Memoirs, Oral History

Boxes: 7-9.

Ashbridge, Whitney

Boxes: 7-9.

Bacher, Robert, Los Alamos National Lab Interview 1980

Boxes: 7-9.

Baruch, Bernard Papers

Boxes: 7-9.

Bethe, Hans, Oppenheimer Correspondence

Boxes: 7-9.

Bethe, Los Alamos National Lab Interview, 1979

Boxes: 7-9.

Bohr, Niels

Boxes: 7-9.

Bridgman, P.W.

Boxes: 7-9.

Brobeck, William

Boxes: 7-9.

Bundy, Harvey

Boxes: 7-9.

Bush, Vannevar

Boxes: 7-9.

Compton, Arthur

Boxes: 7-9.

Conant, James

Boxes: 7-9.

Creedon, Frank

Boxes: 7-9.

DeSilva, Peer

Boxes: 7-9.

Farrell, Thomas F.

Boxes: 7-9.

Fermi, Enrico

Boxes: 7-9.

Feynman, Richard, Los Alamos National Lab Interview 1979

Boxes: 7-9.

Furur, Adm Julius A.

Boxes: 7-9.

Graves, Ernie "Pot"

Boxes: 7-9.

Hadden, Gavin

Boxes: 7-9.

Harrison, George L.

Boxes: 7-9.

Hayward, Adm John "Chick"

Boxes: 7-9.

Keith, Percival "Dobie"

Boxes: 7-9.

Kirkpatrick, Elmer

Boxes: 7-9.

Lavender, Capt. Robert

Boxes: 7-9.

Lawrence, E.O.

Boxes: 7-9.

McMahon Brien

Boxes: 62-64.

Marshall, George C.

Boxes: 62-64.

Marshall, James C.

Boxes: 62-64.

Matthias, Franklin

Boxes: 62-64.

Morrison, Phillip, Los Alamos National Lab interview 1979

Boxes: 62-64.

Nichols, Kenneth D.

Boxes: 62-64.

Nier, Alfred, Reminiscences

Boxes: 62-64.

O'Leary, Jean

Boxes: 62-64.

Oliphant

Boxes: 62-64.

Oppenheimer, Frank

Boxes: 62-64.

Parsons, Deak

Boxes: 62-64.

Roosevelt, F.D.

Boxes: 62-64.

Sengier, Edgar

Boxes: 62-64.

Serber, Robert, Los Alamos National Lab interview 1979

Boxes: 62-64.

Slotin

Boxes: 62-64.

Somervell, Brehon

Boxes: 62-64.

Styer, Wilhelm

Boxes: 62-64.

Szilard, Leo

Boxes: 62-64.

Teller, Edward

Boxes: 62-64.

Tolman, Richard

Boxes: 62-64.

Tyler, G.R.

Boxes: 62-64.

Urey, Harold

Boxes: 62-64.

Warren, Stafford

Boxes: 62-64.

Weinberg/Wigner

Boxes: 62-64.

Weisskopf, Victor

Boxes: 62-64.

Wheeler, John

Boxes: 62-64.

Wilson, Robert

 

Research Files: Collected Documents

Scope and Content Note

Collected material from libraries and archives, including Finding Aids to various Record Groups and collections
Boxes: 24-26

Strauss Papers, Hoover Library

Boxes: 24-26

Lawrence Papers, Bancroft Library

Boxes: 24-26

Teller Interview, at Los Alamos National Lab, 1993

Boxes: 24-26

Harrison, Bundy Index: Record Group (RG) 77, 9 rolls A1108

Boxes: 24-26

Harrison Bundy files, RG 77

Boxes: 24-26

"Top Secret" National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) A1109

Boxes: 24-26

Hagley Documents

Boxes: 1-2

Harrison Bundy (RG 77) 9 rolls NARA microfilm 1108

Boxes: 1-2

"Top Secret" (RG 77) 5 rolls NARA microfilm 1109

Boxes: 1-2

Sage Sentinel, 12-31-43 to 02-09-45 and Let's All HEW to the Line, 07-09-43 to 07-23-43 (1 roll microfilm)

Boxes: 1-2

RG 200 Papers of Leslie R. Groves Finding Aid

Boxes: 1-2

RG 77 Manhattan Engineer District (MED) Finding Aid

Boxes: 1-2

RG 227 Office of Scientific Research and Development (OSRD) Finding Aid

Boxes: 1-2

RG 374 Armed Forces Special Weapons Project (AFSWP) Finding Aid

Boxes: 1-2

RG 326 Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) Finding Aid

Boxes: 1-2

RG 326 AEC, AtlantaRecord Center 4NN-326-8503 Finding Aid

Boxes: 1-2

RG 160 Army Service Forces Finding Aid

Boxes: 1-2

RG 226 Office of Strategic Services (OSS) Finding Aid

Boxes: 1-2

Research collections, Libraries, Archives

Boxes: 1-2

Office of History, US Army Corps of Engineers

Boxes: 1-2

Los Alamos National Lab Finding Aids

Boxes: 10-11

Pre-Manhattan documents, 1940-1942

Boxes: 10-11

Briggs, Breit, OSRD

 

Research Files: Interviews by others

Scope and Content Note

Post-war material in the form of interviews, speeches, and his commentary on writings about the Manhattan Project
Boxes: 27-29

Early Atomic Energy Commission Legislation

Boxes: 27-29

Domestic Policy

Boxes: 27-29

Atomic Energy Commission General

Boxes: 27-29

Scientists Movement

Boxes: 27-29

Crossroads

Boxes: 27-29

Los Alamos National Lab Bradbury, Postwar

Boxes: 27-29

Condon

Boxes: 27-29

Groves, Human Experiments

Boxes: 27-29

Groves on Hewlett and Anderson: The New World

Boxes: 27-29

Post-war Bombing Studies

Boxes: 27-29

Scientists, Biographies

Boxes: 77-79

Groves, Oral Interviews

Boxes: 77-79

Eagles interview May 8, 1962

Boxes: 77-79

Joint Committee on Atomic Energy (JCAE), February 24, 1948

Boxes: 77-79

JCAE February 4, 1950

Boxes: 77-79

Patch interview September 11, 1945

Boxes: 77-79

Groves, Oral History

Boxes: 77-79

Raymond Henle August 9, 1968

Boxes: 77-79

Leslie R. Groves, The Military Engineer article June, 1946

Boxes: 77-79

Interview, Carroll, June 15, 1949

Boxes: 77-79

Groves, Interviews, Freed

Boxes: 77-79

Groves, Interviews

Boxes: 77-79

Hailey Interview December 11, 1957

Boxes: 77-79

Fort Belvoir Conference September 23-26, 1946

Boxes: 77-79

Leslie R. Groves, Articles

Boxes: 77-79

Magazine Articles 1945-1947

Boxes: 77-79

Groves, Magazine Articles

Boxes: 77-79

Speeches, Awards 1945

Boxes: 77-79

Speeches, Awards 1946

Boxes: 57-58

Leslie R. Groves Speeches 1947-1952

Boxes: 57-58

Leslie R. Groves Speeches 1956-1965

Boxes: 57-58

Groves, Radio and TV

Boxes: 57-58

Newspaper Clips 1948-1950

Boxes: 57-58

Groves, Comments on Newspaper Articles

Boxes: 57-58

Groves, Comments on Books, Articles, 1950s-1960s

Boxes: 57-58

Leslie R. Groves , Comments on Gowing

Boxes: 57-58

MGM Film, Beginning or the End, 1946

Boxes: 57-58

Leslie R. Groves on Film

Boxes: 15-17

Declassified FBI CINRAD files -"Communist Infiltration of the Radiation Laboratory"

Boxes: 3-6

Declassified FBI CINRAD Files -"Communist Infiltration of the Radiation Laboratory"

Boxes: 59-61

Research Files: Interview Cassettes

Scope and Content Note

Conducted by Robert S. Norris, Stanley Goldberg, and others. Arranged alphabetically
 

Interviews with Robert S. Norris

Boxes: 59-61

Barnes, William, January 28, 1998

Boxes: 59-61

Camm, Lt. Gen. Frank A. (USA, retired), February 16, 1998

Boxes: 59-61

Cooper, Lt. Gen. Kenneth (USA, retired), November 24, 1997

Boxes: 59-61

Cushman, Lt. Gen. John H. (USA, retired), January 9, 1998

Boxes: 59-61

Derry, John, February 10, 1999

Boxes: 59-61

Furman, Robert F. March 28, 1998

Boxes: 59-61

Graves, Lt Gen Ernest (USA, retired), December 29, 1997

Boxes: 59-61

Irving, James, February 28, 1998

Boxes: 59-61

Marks, Anne Wilson, October 24, 2000

Boxes: 59-61

Owen, Patricia Cox, April 11, 1998

Boxes: 59-61

Volpe, Joseph, June 13, 2001

Boxes: 59-61

Watson, Coni O'Leary, April 4, 1998

Boxes: 59-61

Interviews with Stanley Goldberg

Boxes: 59-61

Bainbridge, Ken T., February 13, 1990

Boxes: 59-61

Campbell, Patsy, June 23, 1993

Boxes: 59-61

Chorpening, Claude, Maj. Gen. (USA, retired) August 21, 1992

Boxes: 59-61

Derry, John, November 20, 1991

Boxes: 59-61

Furman, Robert, February 10, 1990

Boxes: 59-61

Lansdale, John, February 7, 1990

Boxes: 59-61

Lansdale, John, March 19, 1991

Boxes: 59-61

Larmee, Charlotte, August 14, 1991

Boxes: 59-61

Marks, Anne Wilson, September 24, 1991

Boxes: 59-61

Martin, Gerry Elliot, August 30, 1991

Boxes: 59-61

McGowan, Louise Jackson, July 23, 1991

Boxes: 59-61

Morrison, Philip, February 12, 1989

Boxes: 59-61

Mountain, Thomas, August 6, 1991

Boxes: 59-61

Pash, Boris, April 18, 1990

Boxes: 59-61

Rhodes, Fred B., September 17, 1991

Boxes: 59-61

Robinson, Alan, May 2, 1991

Boxes: 59-61

Robinson, Gwen Groves, May 3, 1991

Boxes: 59-61

Rotblat, Joseph, July 9, 1993

Boxes: 59-61

Schurcliff, William S., July 13, 1989

Boxes: 59-61

Seaborg, Glenn, April 17, 1990

Boxes: 59-61

Volpe, Joseph, September 6, 1991

Boxes: 59-61

Watson, Coni O'Leary, February 9, 1989

Boxes: 59-61

Interviews with others

Boxes: 59-61

Haight, Gilbert, 1990

Boxes: 59-61

Havens, William, September 2, 1988

Boxes: 59-61

Morrison, Philip, January 9, 1990

Boxes: 59-61

Teller, Edward, June 7, 1993

Boxes: 59-61

Weisskopf, Victor, January 12, 1990