Register of the James Russell Forgan Papers, 1945-1973

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Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Register of the James Russell Forgan Papers, 1945-1973

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
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Encoded by:
Michael C. Conkin
© 1998 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: James Russell Forgan Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1945-1973
Collection number: 73089
Creator: Forgan, James Russell, 1900-1974
Collection Size: 1 manuscript box (0.4 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, reports, minutes of meetings, and lists, relating to the operations of the Office of Strategic Services during World War II, the creation of the Central Intelligence Agency, and the activities of the Veterans of OSS. Photocopy.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], James Russell Forgan Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1973.

Accruals

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Access Points

United States. Central Intelligence Agency.
United States. Office of Strategic Services.
Secret service--United States.
Veterans of OSS.
World War, 1939-1945.
World War, 1939-1945--Secret service.
United States--Foreign relations.
United States--Armed Forces.


Container List

 

CORRESPONDENCE FILE, 1945-1959

Box 1.

Bruce, David K. E.

 

Donovan, William J.

 

Eisenhower, Dwight D.

 

Hillenkoetter, Rear Admiral R. H.

 

Magruder, General John

 

Patterson, Robert P.

 

SUBJECT FILE, 1945-1973

Box 1.

Berg, Morris

 

Central Intelligence Agency, proposals of Willian J. Donovan and others regarding its creation

 

Denmark, underground operations during World War II

 

International Rescue Committee

 

Ireland, U.S. relations during World War II

 

Malony, Brigadier General Harry J.

 

Manierre, Cyrus E.

 

Miscellany

 

Office of Strategic Services (O.S.S.)

 

Lists of personnel

 

Proposed histories of

 

Order of Leopold

 

Stephenson, William S.

 

"13 Rue Madeleine," proposed 20th Century-Fox motion picture about the O.S.S.

 

Tofte, Hans V.

 

Veterans of Strategic Services, correspondence, plans for meetings, lists of members, constitution, etc.