Preliminary Inventory to the Bertram L. Cadwalader Papers, 1918-1929

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Preliminary Inventory to the Bertram L. Cadwalader Papers, 1918-1929

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
Processed by:
The Hoover Institution staff
Encoded by:
Erin NhaMinerva
© 2000 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Bertram L. Cadwalader Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1918-1929
Collection number: XX463
Creator: Bertram L. Cadwalader
Extent: 1 manuscript box (0.4 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Writings, notes, and memoranda, relating to demoralization in the French army in 1917, the German offensive and Allied counteroffensive of 1918, and the decision to create an independent United States Army command on the Western front.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Bertram L. Cadwalader Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Access Points

France. Armée.
United States. Army. American Expeditionary Forces.
United States. Army--Officers.
World War, 1914-1918.
World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--France.
France.
United States--Armed Forces.

Biography

Major, United States Army.

Container List

Box 1.

"The Struggle for an American Army and why the 91st Division... Became a Front-Line Combat Unit..."

Physical Description: (30 pages)
 

Notes, 1925, from Reichsarchiv, on German Armies (goes with material on Germany)

 

Excerpts from letter, 1910 August 31, re Meuse, etc.

 

Copy of report from Gen. Ragueneau to Commander-in-Chief of N. & N. E. [No. 7.002/C.A.], 1918 March 6

Physical Description: (9 pages)
 

Copy of memorandum by Pétain on Instruction of American Infantry Units Attached to Large French Units, 1918 May 1,

 

Handwritten memorandum, 1918 June 22, from Col. Fox Connor, Assistant Chief of G-3 for Information Of Chief of Staff re memorandum of Gen. Pershing of 1918 June 21

Physical Description: (54 pages)
 

Copies of memoranda, 1918 June-September (39 pages) re Third Secretary G. S., Chiefs of Staff, etc. (Foch, Pershing, Weygand - Conference at Bombon)