Jump to Content

Collection Guide
Collection Title:
Collection Number:
Get Items:
Preliminary Inventory to the Crawford F. Sams Papers, 1923-1979.
No online items No online items
View entire collection guide What's This?
PDF (100.58 Kb) HTML
Search this collection
Collection Details
Table of contents What's This?
  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Access Points

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Crawford F. Sams Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1923-1979
    Collection number: 79066
    Creator: Sams, Crawford F.
    Collection Size: 15 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box, 11 envelopes, 1 oversize folder 8.3 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Correspondence, orders, speeches and writings, research data, printed matter, certificates, and photographs, relating to U.S. military medical activities in the Middle East during World War II and in the Korean War, to Allied public health activities in occupied Japan, and to scientific research on effects of radiation.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information


    Collection open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Crawford F. Sams Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1979.


    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog Socrates at http://library.stanford.edu/webcat . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in Socrates is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Access Points

    United States. Army--Officers.
    United States. Army Medical Service.
    Korean War, 1950-1953--Medical and sanitary affairs.
    Medicine, Military--United States.
    Public health--Japan.
    World War, 1939-1945.
    World War, 1939-1945--Medical care.
    World War, 1939-1945--Middle East.
    Japan--History--Allied occupation, 1945-1952.
    Middle East.
    United States--Foreign relations.
    United States--Armed Forces.