Register of the Delos Carleton Emmons Papers, 1904-1951.

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Register of the Delos Carleton Emmons Papers, 1904-1951.

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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James Ryan.
© 1998 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Delos Carleton Emmons Papers
Date (inclusive): 1904-1951
Collection number: 69019
Creator: Emmons, Delos C. (Delos Carleton), 1888-1965.
Collection Size: 1 manuscript box (.4 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, reports, and orders, relating to the U.S. military mission to Great Britain in 1940, and to U.S. troops stationed in Hawaii and on the U.S. Pacific coast during World War II.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Delos Carleton Emmons Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1969.

Accruals

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Access Points

United States. Air Force--Officers.
World War, 1939-1945.
World War, 1939-1945--Great Britain.
World War, 1939-1945--Hawaii.
World War, 1939-1945--United States.
Great Britain.
Hawaii.
United States--Armed Forces.


Container List

 

Container List

Box 1.

Correspondence: Official and unofficial, 1939-1948 (including papers regarding relinquishment of Western Defense Command).

 

Correspondence: Appointments - Retirement, 1904-1951.

 

Orders of Emmons' (personal, special, general).

 

Correspondence: miscellaneous, unofficial and official (list of persons included in front of folder; includes Nimitz, Chester W.; Hurley, Patrick; Eisenhower, Dwight D.; Stimson, Henry L; Spruance, Raymond A.; Woodring, Harry; Wei, Li-huang; Symington, W. Stuart; Lattimore, Owen; Rickenbacker, Eddie; Richardson, Robert C.

 

Miscellaneous notes (29 pp.) on U.S. Military Mission to the United Kingdom (1940), headed by Emmons.

 

Midway Island - Official Reports (confidential, secret) and two letters regarding Midway.

 

Report on National Defense Agencies: use of Army Air Force (30 pp.). Prepared about 1939?

 

Telegrams: Official 1942-46, military matters, martial law in Hawaii.

 

Marshall, Gen. George C. - correspondence from Marshall, 1940-44.

 

Correspondence:

 

a. Brazilian flight

 

b. Appointment - congratulations

 

c. Decorations and commendations

 

Correspondence - clippings Martial Law in Hawaii.

 

Correspondence - miscellanea Martial Law in Hawaii.

 

Correspondence and notes re Emmons' departure from Hawaii.