Overview of the Percival Farquhar papers

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Overview of the Percival Farquhar papers

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2008
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by David Sun.
© 2008 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Percival Farquhar papers
Dates: 1922-1928
Collection Number: 54007
Creator: Farquhar, Percival, 1864-1953.
Collection Size: 4 manuscript boxes (1.6 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives .
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, memoranda, and reports, relating to negotiations between P. Farquhar and associates and the Soviet government concerning the development of Russia's iron ore and steel resources, and to the work of American engineers in the Soviet Union. Includes reports on the Makeeva Steel Works, the Krivoy Rog Iron Ore District and Ekaterina and Donets Basin railway developments.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: English

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Percival Farquhar papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1954.

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

American engineer.

Scope and Content of Collection

Correspondence, memoranda, and reports, relating to negotiations between P. Farquhar and associates and the Soviet government concerning the development of Russia's iron ore and steel resources, and to the work of American engineers in the Soviet Union. Includes reports on the Makeeva Steel Works, the Krivoy Rog Iron Ore District and Ekaterina and Donets Basin railway developments.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Coal mines and mining--Soviet Union.
Engineering--Soviet Union.
Railroads--Soviet Union.
Americans--Soviet Union.
Donets Basin.
Kryvyi Rih (Ukraine)
Soviet Union--Economic conditions--1917-1945.
Soviet Union--Industries.
Engineers.