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Inventory of the Marmaduke R. Clark papers
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  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Accruals
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Title: Marmaduke R. Clark papers
    Date (inclusive): 1914-1975
    Date (bulk): 1918-1920
    Collection Number: 76032
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of the Material: In English, with some material in Russian, Czech, Japanese, and German.
    Physical Description: 3 manuscript boxes (1.2 linear feet)
    Abstract: Correspondence, memoranda, writings, newspaper clippings, memorabilia, and photographs relating to Young Men's Christian Association and American Expeditionary Force activities in Siberia, political developments during the last stages of the Russian Civil War, and the Allied intervention.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Clark, Marmaduke R., d. 1964.

    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], Marmaduke R. Clark papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1976.

    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

    Marmaduke Raymond “Duke” Clark was born on September 23, 1889, in Orange, New Jersey. A graduate of The City College of New York and Columbia University, he found work as an exhibitor and an actor before being dispatched to Siberia as senior secretary of the Young Men’s Christian Association, attached to the Czechoslovak Legion and American Expeditionary Forces, from 1918 to 1920.
    Following his work in Siberia, he moved to Ohio, and spent most of the rest of his life working in the motion picture industry, primarily at Paramount. He passed on July 15, 1964, in San Mateo, California.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Correspondence, memoranda, writings, newspaper clippings, memorabilia, and photographs, relating to Young Men's Christian Association and American Expeditionary Force activities in Siberia, political developments during the last stages of the Russian Civil War, and the Allied intervention.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    United States. Army. American Expeditionary Forces.
    Czechoslovakia--Foreign relations--United States.
    Czechoslovakia--History--1918-1938.
    International relief.
    Siberia (Russia)--History--Revolution, 1917-1921.
    Soviet Union--History--Allied intervention, 1918-1920.
    Soviet Union--History--Revolution, 1917-1921--Civilian relief.
    Young Men's Christian associations.