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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Oliver W. Miller papers
    Dates: 1943-1972
    Collection Number: 75078
    Creator: Miller, Oliver W.
    Collection Size: 1 manuscript box, 1 scrapbook, 3 maps (0.8 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: News releases, radio messages, printed matter, photographs, clippings, and maps, relating to the development of radar and its applications in electronic warfare in the American and Canadian air defense forces, to the beginning of the Korean War, 1950, and to the truce talks at Kaesong, Korea, 1951. Includes first aerial map produced by the radar mosaic method.
    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], Oliver W. Miller papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1975.

    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

    Colonel, United States Air Force; communications and electronics specialist.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    News releases, radio messages, printed matter, photographs, clippings, and maps, relating to the development of radar and its applications in electronic warfare in the American and Canadian air defense forces, to the beginning of the Korean War, 1950, and to the truce talks at Kaesong, Korea, 1951. Includes first aerial map produced by the radar mosaic method.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    North American Air Defense Command.
    United States. Air Force--Officers.
    Air defenses, Military.
    B-1 bomber.
    Bombers.
    Electronics in navigation.
    Korean War, 1950-1953--Armistices.
    Radar.
    Rockets.
    Canada--Air defenses, Military.
    United States--Air defenses, Military.
    United States--Defenses.