Inventory of the Phillip D. Sprouse papers

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Title: Phillip D. Sprouse papers
Date (inclusive): 1945-1964
Collection number: 74034
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 2 manuscript boxes, 18 envelopes (2.6 linear feet)
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
Creator: Sprouse, Philip D., 1906-1977.

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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

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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.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Marshall, George Catlett, 1880-1959.
Wedemeyer, Albert C. (Albert Coady), 1896-1989.
Cambodia--Foreign relations--United States.
China--Foreign relations--United States.
China--History--Civil War, 1945-1949.
Diplomats--United States.
United States--Foreign relations--Cambodia.
United States--Foreign relations--China.

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

Envelope mH

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

Envelope 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

Envelope N

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

Envelope O

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

Envelope P

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

Envelope Q

2 portrait photos of Philip Sprouse, undated

Envelope R

512 miscellaneous and duplicate photos, undated