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2000C5  
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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: John Richard Shaffer papers
    Dates: 1942-1999
    Collection Number: 2000C5
    Creator: Shaffer, John Richard
    Collection Size: 1 oversize box (0.4 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Photographs and writings, relating to American and Chinese military activities in the China-Burma-India Theater during World War II. Includes photographs of Chiang Kai-shek and of General Joseph W. Stilwell.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: English

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    Access to sound recordings, video recordings, or motion picture material requires at least two weeks advance notice. Please contact the Hoover Institution Archives for further information.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], John Richard Shaffer papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2000C5.

    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 Socrates at http://library.stanford.edu/webcat . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in Socrates is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Biographical/Historical Note

    Technical sergeant, United States Army; photographer, Headquarters Detachment, China-Burma-India Theater, 1942-1944.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Photographs and writings, relating to American and Chinese military activities in the China-Burma-India Theater during World War II. Includes photographs of Chiang Kai-shek and of General Joseph W. Stilwell.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Chiang, Kai-shek, 1887-1975 Pictorial works.
    Stilwell, Joseph Warren, 1883-1946 Pictorial works.
    United States. Army.
    World War, 1939-1945 Pictorial works.
    World War, 1939-1945 Campaigns Burma.
    World War, 1939-1945 Campaigns China.