Overview of the Harry P. Hart papers

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Overview of the Harry P. Hart papers

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2008
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid created derived from MARC record by David Sun.
© 2008 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Harry P. Hart papers
Dates: 1919-1987
Collection Number: 91017
Creator: Hart, Harry P., d. 1990.
Collection Size: 10 manuscript boxes (4 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Memoirs, diaries, letters, reports, printed matter, and photographs, relating to engineering projects, especially highway projects, in various parts of the world, especially in the Philippines, 1919-1921; China, 1922-1924 and 1946; and Colombia, Ecuador, Bolivia and other parts of South America, 1939-1942; and to social conditions in those countries.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: In English

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Harry P. Hart papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1991.

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

American engineer.

Scope and Content of Collection

Memoirs, diaries, letters, reports, printed matter, and photographs, relating to engineering projects, especially highway projects, in various parts of the world, especially in the Philippines, 1919-1921; China, 1922-1924 and 1946; and Colombia, Ecuador, Bolivia and other parts of South America, 1939-1942; and to social conditions in those countries.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Engineering--Philippines.
Engineering--China.
Engineering--Latin America.
Highway engineering.
Pan American Highway System.
Philippines--Social conditions.
China--Social conditions--1912-1949.
Latin America--Social conditions.
Engineers.