Inventory of the Robert B. Stinnett miscellaneous papers

Finding aid prepared by Hoover Institution Archives Staff.
Hoover Institution Archives
434 Galvez Mall
Stanford University
Stanford, CA, 94305-6010
(650) 723-3563
archives@hoover.stanford.edu
© 2008, 2014


Title: Robert B. Stinnett miscellaneous papers
Date (inclusive): 1943-1945
Collection Number: 63006
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1 folder, 17 envelopes (1.8 linear feet)
Abstract: Memoranda and photographs depicting the aircraft carrier San Jacinto, naval personnel, prisoner of war camps, life at sea, scenes of battle, naval artillery, Tokyo, and the Pacific Islands during World War II.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Stinnett, Robert B., 1924-.

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], Robert B. Stinnett miscellaneous papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1963.

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 library catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Biographical/Historical Note

United States Navy photographer.

Scope and Content of Collection

Memoranda and photographs depicting the aircraft carrier San Jacinto, naval personnel, prisoner of war camps, life at sea, scenes of battle, naval artillery, Tokyo, and the Pacific Islands during World War II.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

San Jacinto (Aircraft carrier)--Pictorial works.
United States. Navy--Pictorial works.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Ocean.
World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations.
World War, 1939-1945--Pictorial works.

Envelope A-N

Collection of 515 photographic prints of World War II taken by Robert B. Stinnett while serving as an official photographer in the United States Navy aboard the aircraft carrier U.S.S. San Jacinto. Scenes include military personnel, aerial shots at Tokyo, prisoners of war camps, life at seas, scenes of battle, naval artillery, scenes of Tokyo, and the Pacific Islands, undated

Envelope mO

11 enlarged duplicate photos, undated

Folder 1

Memoranda relating to the aircraft carrier San Jacinto, naval personnel, prisoner of war camps, life at sea, scenes of battle, naval artillery, Tokyo, and the Pacific Islands during World War II.