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Overview of the Bradley F. Smith miscellaneous papers
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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Bradley F. Smith miscellaneous papers
    Dates: 1979-1991
    Collection Number: 92112
    Creator: Smith, Bradley F.
    Collection Size: 1 folder (0.1 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Interview and other notes, letters received, and printed matter, relating to American and British cryptological and electronic intelligence during World War II. Used as research material for the book by B. F. Smith, The Ultra-Magic Deals and the Most Secret Special Relationship, 1940-1946 (Novato, Ca., 1993). Includes a National Security Agency official history of World War II cryptology, declassified under the Freedom of Information Act.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: In English

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Bradley F. Smith miscellaneous papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1992.

    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 historian.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Interview and other notes, letters received, and printed matter, relating to American and British cryptological and electronic intelligence during World War II. Used as research material for the book by B. F. Smith, The Ultra-Magic Deals and the Most Secret Special Relationship, 1940-1946 (Novato, Ca., 1993). Includes a National Security Agency official history of World War II cryptology, declassified under the Freedom of Information Act.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    World War, 1939-1945--Secret service.
    Secret service--United States.
    Secret service--Great Britain.
    World War, 1939-1945--Cryptography.
    World War, 1939-1945--Electronic intelligence.
    United States. National Security Agency/Central Security Service.