Preliminary Inventory of the Lee V. Harris Papers, 1944-1955

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Preliminary Inventory of the Lee V. Harris Papers, 1944-1955

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:
Hoover Institution staff
Encoded by:
Brooke Dykman Dockter
© 1998 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Lee V. Harris Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1944-1955
Collection number: 69074
Creator: Harris, Lee V., 1897-1969
Extent: 2 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize folder (1.2 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Writings, correspondence, photographs, maps, and memorabilia, relating to U.S. military operations in China during World War II, the Chinese Civil War, and the Indochinese War.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Lee V. Harris Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Access Points

United States. Army--Officers.
Indochinese War, 1946-1954.
World War, 1939-1945.
World War, 1939-1945--China.
China.
China--History--Civil War, 1945-1949.
Indochina.
United States--Armed Forces.
Military attachés.


Container List

Box 1

Correspondence with Brigadier General Millard C. Young, United States Air Force, Chief, Joint Subsidiary Plans Division, and others. 1955 January

 

Correspondence with Colonel Harris in Saigon, Vietnam, 1950 August-1952 September (mostly in French or Vietnamese)

 

Typescript manuscript, "Southeast Asia," an analysis of Russo-Chicom, combined strategy and plans. For use in his son-in-law's Naval War College thesis on the subject 'The Need for an Expanded Southeast Asia Treaty Organization'

 

Personal experience monograph, Field Team no. 5, Executive Headquarters, prepared by Colonel Lee V. Harris, 1946

 

Personal experience monograph, Field Team no 34, Executive Headquarters, prepared by Colonel Lee V. Harris, 1946

 

Scrapbook

 

8 pictures (Burma-Road)

 

Scrapbook and 20 photographs on the Marshall Mission

 

70 photographs (Indo-China, etc.)

Box 2

3 flags and 1 pennant

Map-case Map case

8 large maps

 

Stanford's general map of the world, 1964

 

2 maps of China

 

The Far East, 1952

 

3 maps of the Ledo-Burma Road (First Provisional Tank Group, Chinese-American)

 

Profile map "The Ledo-Burma Road"