Overview of the Walter E. Shjeflo papers

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Overview of the Walter E. Shjeflo papers

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2009
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by David Sun.
© 2009 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Walter E. Shjeflo papers
Dates: 1976-1985
Collection Number: 2004C53
Creator: Shjeflo, Walter E.
Collection Size: 34 manuscript boxes (13.6 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, legal records, and printed matter, relating to efforts to determine the fate and resolve the legal status of American servicemen captured or missing in action during the Vietnamese War. Includes copies of military records and other government documents released under the Freedom of Information Act.
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

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Walter E. Shjeflo papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2004.

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

American lawyer; attorney for families of American servicemen captured or missing in action in the Vietnamese War.

Scope and Content of Collection

Correspondence, legal records, and printed matter, relating to efforts to determine the fate and resolve the legal status of American servicemen captured or missing in action during the Vietnamese War. Includes copies of military records and other 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.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 Missing in action.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 Prisoners and prisons, North Vietnamese.
Prisoners of war.
United States Armed Forces Vietnam.