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Overview of the Marvin R. Edwards papers, 1942-2004
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  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Accruals
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Title: Marvin R. Edwards papers
    Date (inclusive): 1942-2004
    Collection Number: 2008C6
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 2 manuscript boxes (0.8 linear feet)
    Abstract: Writings, photocopies of military reports, printed matter, and photographs, relating to activities of the 492nd Bomb Group during World War II, especially in support of Office of Strategic Services clandestine operations inside Germany; and to the postwar Malmedy war crimes trial.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Edwards, Marvin R.

    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], Marvin R. Edwards papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2008.

    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

    Lieutenant, United States Army Air Forces; navigator, 492nd Bomb Group, 1945.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Writings, photocopies of military reports, printed matter, and photographs, relating to activities of the 492nd Bomb Group during World War II, especially in support of Office of Strategic Services clandestine operations inside Germany; and to the postwar Malmedy war crimes trial.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    United States. Army Air Forces. Bomb Group, 492nd.
    United States. Office of Strategic Services.
    Malmedy Trial, Dachau, Germany, 1946.
    Secret service--United States.
    World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations.
    World War, 1939-1945--Atrocities.
    World War, 1939-1945--Germany.
    World War, 1939-1945--Secret service.