Overview of the Ward Boston papers

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Overview of the Ward Boston papers

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2011
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by Samira Bozorgi.
© 2011 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Ward Boston papers
Dates: 1956-2008
Collection Number: 2012C9
Creator: Boston, Ward.
Collection Size: 3 manuscript boxes (1.2 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, writings, notes, photocopy of court of inquiry proceedings, and printed matter, relating to the Israeli naval and air attack on the American naval intelligence ship Liberty on 8 June 1967, and to the subsequent inquiry into the attack.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: English

Administrative Information

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Ward Boston papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2012.

Accruals

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Biographical Note

Captain, United States Navy; legal counsel, United States navy court of inquiry into attack on U.S.S. Liberty, 1967.

Scope and Content of Collection

Correspondence, writings, notes, photocopy of court of inquiry proceedings, and printed matter, relating to the Israeli naval and air attack on the American naval intelligence ship Liberty on 8 June 1967, and to the subsequent inquiry into the attack.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Liberty (Ship)
United States. Navy.
Israel-Arab War, 1967--Naval operations.
United States--Armed Forces--Mediterranean Sea.
United States--Foreign relations--Israel.
Israel--Foreign relations--United States.