Overview of the George C. Mora papers

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Overview of the George C. Mora 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: George C. Mora papers
Dates: 1943-2001.
Collection Number: 88063
Creator: Mora, George C., 1925-
Collection Size: 1 manuscript box (0.4 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Diary and reminiscences, relating to conditions in the Santo Tomás and Los Baños Internment Camps during World War II, and to postwar efforts to secure compensation, benefits and recognition for American civilian internees of World War II.
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], George C. Mora papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1988.

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

American internee, Santo Tomás and Los Baños Internment Camps, Philippines, 1942-1945; subsequently chairman, Civilian Ex-POW Committee, American Ex-Prisoners of War.

Scope and Content of Collection

Diary and reminiscences, relating to conditions in the Santo Tomás and Los Baños Internment Camps during World War II, and to postwar efforts to secure compensation, benefits and recognition for American civilian internees of World War II.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Santo Tomas Internment Camp (Manila, Philippines)
Los Banos Internment Camp (Los Banos, Philippines)
World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners and prisons.
World War, 1939-1945--Education and the war.
World War, 1939-1945--Concentration camps.
Concentration camps--Philippines.
World War, 1939-1945--Philippines.
Philippines--History--Japanese occupation, 1942-1945.