Title: Joseph E. Persico papers,
Date (inclusive): 1943-1980
Collection number: 81137
Persico, Joseph E.
Extent: 7 manuscript boxes, 1 envelope((2.9 linear feet)
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Sound recordings and transcripts of interviews, correspondence, reports, drafts of writings, notes, printed matter, and photographs,
relating to American secret service activities in Germany during World War II. Used as research material for the book by J.
E. Persico, Piercing the Reich (1979). Includes photocopies of records of the U.S. Office of Strategic Services.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Collection open for research.
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[Identification of item], Joseph E. Persico papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution
Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1981
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United States. Office of Strategic Services.
Secret service--United States.
World War, 1939-1945.
World War, 1939-1945--Germany.
World War, 1939-1945--Secret service.
United States--Armed Forces.