Inventory of the Philip C. McConnell papers

Finding aid prepared by Helena Ong
Hoover Institution Archives
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Stanford University
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Title: Philip C. McConnell papers
Date (inclusive): 1937-1964
Collection Number: 62000
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English and Arabic
Physical Description: 2 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box (2.9 linear feet)
Abstract: Diaries, correspondence, notes, reports, brochures, printed matter, maps, and photographs relating to operations of the Arabian American Oil Company in Saudi Arabia and elsewhere in the Middle East, and to Arab customs.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: McConnell, Philip C.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Philip C. McConnell papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1962.

Accruals

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Biographical Note

American petroleum engineer; vice president, Arabian American Oil Company.

Scope and Content of Collection

Diaries, correspondence, notes, reports, brochures, printed matter, maps, and photographs relating to operations of the Arabian American Oil Company (ARAMCO) in Saudi Arabia and elsewhere in the Middle East, and to Arab customs.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Arabian American Oil Company.
Petroleum industry and trade--Middle East.
Saudi Arabia--Social life and customs.
Engineers.

Box/Folder 1 : 1-3

Printed matter, 1941-1964

Box/Folder 1 : 4

Photographs, undated

Scope and Contents note

Includes photograph of King Ibn Saud by Bob Landry as mentioned in McConnell's journal, 1941 October - 1943 May, found in box 1, folder 7.
Box/Folder 1 : 5

Speeches by James Terry Duce, 1951-1953

Box/Folder 1 : 6

Journal, 1939 November - 1941 February

Box/Folder 1 : 7

Journal, 1941 October - 1943 May

Box/Folder 1 : 8

Journal, 1944 February - 1954 January

Box/Folder 1 : 9

ARAMCO - Planning Committee minutes, 1943 December - 1944 January

Box/Folder 1 : 10

Memorandum, 1958-1964

Box/Folder 1 : 11

Reports, 1942-1945

Box/Folder 1 : 12

"The Short Term Economic Outlook," 1964 August

Box/Folder 2 : 1

Speeches by others, 1948-1957

Box/Folder 2 : 2

"Historical Background Based on Interview with Mr. M. E. Lombardi," undated

Box/Folder 2 : 3

"The ARAMCO Enterprise: A Handbook for American Employees: Introduction and Part I," 1957 December

Box/Folder 2 : 4

"The ARAMCO Enterprise: A Handbook for American Employees: Parts II and III," 1957 December

Box/Folder 2 : 5

"The ARAMCO Enterprise: A Handbook for American Employees: Parts IV and V," 1957 December

Box/Folder 2 : 6

Maps, 1942-1954

Box/Folder 2 : 7-8

Miscellaneous notes and correspondence, 1937-1955

Box/Folder 3 : 1

"Graphic Summary: Middle East," undated

Box/Folder 3 : 2

"Middle East Oil Developments," 1952

Box/Folder 3 : 3-4

Oversize photographs, undated

Scope and Contents note

Contains scenes of the desert and photographs of King Ibn Saud by Bob Landry.
Box/Folder 3 : 5

Posters, undated