Inventory of the Phillip D. Sprouse papers

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Inventory of the Phillip D. Sprouse 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 Microsoft Word and MARC record by Elizabeth Konzak.
© 2009 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Phillip D. Sprouse papers
Dates: 1945-1964
Collection Number: 74034
Creator: Sprouse, Philip D., 1906-1977.
Collection Size: 2 manuscript boxes, 18 envelopes (2.6 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Printed matter, clippings, maps, invitations, programs, diplomatic list, and photographs, relating to American relations with China and Cambodia, the Marshall Mission of 1945-1946, and cultural and political conditions in Cambodia.
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], Phillip D. Sprouse papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1974.

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

American diplomat; member of George C. Marshall and Albert C. Wedemeyer Missions to China, 1945-1947; ambassador to Cambodia, 1962-1964.

Scope and Content of Collection

Printed matter, clippings, maps, invitations, programs, diplomatic list, and photographs, relating to American relations with China and Cambodia, the Marshall Mission of 1945-1946, and cultural and political conditions in Cambodia.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Marshall, George Catlett, 1880-1959.
Wedemeyer, Albert C. (Albert Coady), 1896-
Cambodia--Foreign relations--United States.
China--Foreign relations--United States.
China--History--Civil War, 1945-1949.
United States--Foreign relations--Cambodia.
United States--Foreign relations--China.
Diplomats--United States.


Box 1-2

Printed matter, clippings, maps, invitations, programs, and diplomatic list, relating to American relations with China and Cambodia, the Marshall Mission of 1945-1946, and cultural and political conditions in Cambodia.

Envelope A

23 photos of the Marshall Mission to China, including George C. Marshall, Mao Tse-Tung, Chou Enlai, Walter Robertson, Huang-Hua, Gen. Cheng Kai-Min, Gen. Yeh Ching-Ying, Chang Chih-Chung, Chu-Teh, Yen Hsi-Chan, 1946

Envelope B

1 photo of Philip Sprouse at the United Nations conference as Liaison officer, State Department, 1945

Envelope C

37 photos of the A.C. Wedemeyer (JADE) Mission to China, including A.C. Wedemeyer, B.G. Ralph Wooten, etc., undated

Envelope D

1 photo of Prince Bov-Loc with Prince Siahanouk, 1952

Envelope E

1 photo of Philip Sprouse with the ambassador of the Dominican Republic, Brussels, circa 1954

Envelope F

8 photos of Philip Sprouse at Angor-Wat, undated

Envelope G

1 photo of Philip Sprouse being sworn in as ambassador to Cambodia, includes Dean Rusk, undated

mH

3 photos of Philip Sprouse presenting credentials as U.S. ambassador to Cambodia, undated

I-L

123 photos of Philip Sprouse as Amb. to Cambodia, official ceremonies, social functions, etc, undated

Envelope M

36 photos of Prince Siahanouk, undated

N

16 photos of Gen. Maxwell Taylor during his visit to Cambodia, 1962

O

4 photos of Sen. Mike Mansfield during his visit to Cambodia, 1963

P

19 photos of riots against U.S.A.I.D. offices, Cambodia, December 1963

Q

2 portrait photos of Philip Sprouse, undated

R

512 miscellaneous and duplicate photos, undated