Overview of the Peter John Caswell papers

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Overview of the Peter John Caswell 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: Peter John Caswell papers
Dates: 1944-1998
Collection Number: 98071
Creator: Caswell, Peter John, 1924-
Collection Size: 1 oversize box (0.4 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Photographs, sound recording of interview, orders, and letters, relating to American aerial operations in the Pacific Theater during World War II. Includes photographs of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: In English

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Peter John Caswell papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1998.

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

Staff sergeant, United States Army Air Forces; member, 3rd Photo Reconnaissance Squadron, 1945.

Scope and Content of Collection

Photographs, sound recording of interview, orders, and letters, relating to American aerial operations in the Pacific Theater during World War II. Includes photographs of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima.

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. Army Air Forces. Photo Reconnaissance Squadron, 3rd.
World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations.
Atomic bomb.
World War, 1939-1945--Japan.
Phonotapes.