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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Thor M. Smith papers
    Dates: 1942-1980
    Collection Number: 83077
    Creator: Smith, Thor M.
    Collection Size: 2 manuscript boxes (0.8 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Letters, press releases, speeches, and writings, relating to Supreme Headquarters, Allied Expeditionary Forces, in England and France during World War II, and especially to the Allied invasion of Normandy. Photocopy.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: English

    Administrative Information

    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], Thor M. Smith papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1983.

    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.

    Location of Originals

    Originals in possession of: T. M. Smith family.

    Biographical/Historical Note

    Colonel, United States Army Air Forces; press officer to General Dwight D. Eisenhower.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Letters, press releases, speeches, and writings, relating to Supreme Headquarters, Allied Expeditionary Forces, in England and France during World War II, and especially to the Allied invasion of Normandy. Photocopy.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969.
    Allied Forces. Supreme Headquarters.
    United States. Army Air Forces.
    World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--France Normandy.