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The Descriptive Finding Guide for The Harold A. Fisher Personal Papers SDASM.SC.0013
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  • Biographical/Historical note
  • Conditions Governing Access note
  • Conditions Governing Use note
  • Scope and Contents note
  • Related Archival Materials note
  • Immediate Source of Acquisition note
  • Preferred Citation note

  • Title: The Harold Albert Fisher Personal Papers
    Identifier/Call Number: SDASM.SC.0013
    Contributing Institution: San Diego Air and Space Museum Library and Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 0.2 Cubic feet 1 manuscript box 12.5” x 10.5” x 2.5”
    Date (inclusive): 1942-1964
    Abstract: This collection contains the personal papers of Harold Albert Fisher. Fisher was in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He then worked for the Marquardt Corporation and Grumman Aircraft Corporation.
    Language of Materials note: English
    creator: Fisher, Harold Albert, 1919-2009

    Biographical/Historical note

    Harold Albert Fisher was born 5 July 1919 in Denver, CO, and died 10 April 2009. He attended the U.S. Naval Academy and Hofstra University, serving as a U.S. Navy officer during World War II.
    During the War he served as the administrative officer for Air Group Eight in the Pacific Theater, later assigned to Grumman Aircraft Corporation as the Bureau of Aeronautics Representative. He had been employed at Grumman as an administrative assistant from 1939-1943.
    After World War II Mr. Fisher continued his employment at Grumman Aircraft, and, later, was Manager of Personnel at Marquardt Aircraft Company, Van Nuys, CA, and Director of Industrial Relations, Guidance & Control Systems Division, Litton Systems, Woodlands Hills, CA.

    Conditions Governing Access note

    The collection is open to researchers by appointment.

    Conditions Governing Use note

    Some copyright may be reserved. Consult with the library director for more information.

    Scope and Contents note

    This collection includes military orders, official documents and other papers from Harold Albert Fisher's career in the Navy, with Grumman Aircraft Corporation and with the Marquardt Corporation.

    Related Archival Materials note

    The Personal Collection of Adm. Gerald Francis Bogan (SDASM 011)
    Selected digitized images from this collection on Flickr.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition note

    The materials were donated to the San Diego Air & Space Museum on March 24, 2010.

    Preferred Citation note

    [Item], [Collection], Archive, San Diego Air & Space Museum

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Clifton, Joseph Clinton, 1908-1957
    Grumman Aircraft Engineering Corporation.
    Marquardt Corporation.