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

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Arnold E. True papers
    Dates: 1932-1990
    Collection Number: 90011
    Creator: True, Arnold E. (Arnold Ellsworth), 1901-1979
    Collection Size: 12 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box (5.2 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Writings, correspondence, memoranda, printed matter, photographs, and sound recordings, relating to American naval operations in the Pacific Theater during World War II, especially the sinking of the destroyer Hammann at the battle of Midway, antiwar protest movements in the United States during the Vietnamese War, and government surveillance of these movements. Includes United States government documents released 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], Arnold E. True papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1990.

    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

    Rear admiral, United States Navy; captain, U.S.S. Hammann, 1939-1942.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Writings, correspondence, memoranda, printed matter, photographs, and sound recordings, relating to American naval operations in the Pacific Theater during World War II, especially the sinking of the destroyer Hammann at the battle of Midway, antiwar protest movements in the United States during the Vietnamese War, and government surveillance of these movements. Includes United States government documents released 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.
    Hammann (Ship)
    United States. Navy--Officers.
    World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations.
    World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Ocean.
    Midway, Battle of, 1942.
    Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Protest movements.
    Radicalism--United States.
    Internal security--United States.
    Peace.