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  • Accruals
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Title: Spencer Edward Davis papers
    Date (inclusive): 1930-1991
    Collection Number: 96019
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 101 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box (40.4 linear feet)
    Abstract: News dispatches, notes, correspondence, press releases, testimony, clippings, serial issues, other printed matter, photographs, and sound recordings, relating to American military operations in the Pacific Theater during World War II, the Vietnamese War, political and economic conditions in Asia and the Pacific Basin, American foreign relations with countries of those regions, and the role of American intelligence agencies in foreign policy.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Davis, Spencer Edward, 1910-

    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], Spencer Edward Davis papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1996.

    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

    American journalist; Associated Press correspondent.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    News dispatches, notes, correspondence, press releases, testimony, clippings, serial issues, other printed matter, photographs, and sound recordings, relating to American military operations in the Pacific Theater during World War II, the Vietnamese War, political and economic conditions in Asia and the Pacific Basin, American foreign relations with countries of those regions, and the role of American intelligence agencies in foreign policy.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Asia--Economic conditions--1945-
    Asia--Foreign relations--United States.
    Asia--Politics and government--1945-
    Journalists.
    Pacific area.
    Secret service--United States.
    United States--Armed Forces.
    United States--Foreign relations--Asia.
    Vietnam War, 1961-1975.
    World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Ocean.