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Preliminary Inventory of the Military Order of the World Wars Records
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Historical Note
  • Scope and Content Note
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Military Order of the World Wars records,
    Date (inclusive): 1876-2010
    Collection number: 65029
    Creator: Military Order of the World Wars
    Collection Size: 300 manuscript boxes, 15 oversize boxes, 6 card file box (122.2 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Biographical data on members, chapter histories, minutes, convention proceedings, memoirs, printed matter, photographs, memorabilia, relating to American military activities, especially in World War I, World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnamese War; and to veterans' activities.
    Physical location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Military Order of the World Wars records, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired.

    Accruals

    Increments may have been received since this finding aid was prepared. Please check Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/  to find the full extent of the collection.

    Historical Note

    Patriotic American organization of former military officers.

    Scope and Content Note

    Biographical data on members, chapter histories, minutes, convention proceedings, memoirs, printed matter, photographs, memorabilia, relating to American military activities, especially in World War I, World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnamese War; and to veterans' activities.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the repository's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    Korean War, 1950-1953.
    Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975.
    World War, 1914-1918.
    World War, 1939-1945.
    United States--Armed Forces.
    United States--History, Military.
    United States. Army.
    United States. Navy.
    United States. Air Force.
    United States. Marine Corps.
    Veterans--United States.