Overview of the Raymond Ames Spruance miscellaneous papers

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Overview of the Raymond Ames Spruance miscellaneous papers

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2009
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by David Sun.
© 2009 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Raymond Ames Spruance miscellaneous papers
Dates: 1937-1970
Collection Number: 67009
Creator: Spruance, Raymond Ames, 1886-1969.
Collection Size: 1 manuscript box (0.4 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives .
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, addresses, statements, biographical material, and lectures, relating to American naval operations in World War II. Includes correspondence with Presidents Harry S.Truman and Dwight D. Eisenhower.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: English

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Raymond Ames Spruance miscellaneous papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1967.

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

Admiral, United States Navy; deputy commander-in-chief, Pacific Fleet, 1942-1943; commmander, Central Pacific Forces, 1944-1945.

Scope and Content of Collection

Correspondence, addresses, statements, biographical material, and lectures, relating to American naval operations in World War II. Includes correspondence with Presidents Harry S.Truman and Dwight D. Eisenhower.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
United States. Navy--Officers.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Ocean.
World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969.
Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972.