Preliminary Inventory to the Robert Tryon Frederick Papers, 1928-1967

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Preliminary Inventory to the Robert Tryon Frederick Papers, 1928-1967

Hoover Institution Archives



Stanford University

Stanford, California

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  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
Processed by:
The Hoover Institution staff
Encoded by:
Xiuzhi Zhou
© 2000 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Robert Tryon Frederick papers,
Date (inclusive): 1928-1967
Collection Number: 68009
Creator: Frederick, Robert Tryon, 1907-1970
Extent: 8 manuscript boxes, 1 album box, 3 envelopes, 3 motion picture film reels(3.8 linear feet)
Collection number: 68009
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Physical location: Hoover Institution Archives
Abstract: Correspondence, diaries, writings, memoranda, photographs, and motion picture film, relating to operations of the First Special Service Force in Italy and France during World War II, and to the American Military Mission to Greece in 1951.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

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

Manuscript by Martin Blumenson, entitled From Salerno to Cassino (in Box 7) may not be reproduced without permission of the Office of the Chief of Military History, United States Army.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Robert Tryon Frederick Papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Access Points

First Special Service Force.
United States. Army--Officers.
United States. Military Mission to Greece.
World War, 1939-1945.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--France.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy.
Canada.
Greece.
United States--Armed Forces.
Moving-pictures.

Biography

Major general, United States Army; commanding general, First Special Service Force, 1942-1944; head, Military Mission to Greece, 1951.

Container List

Box 1.

First Special Service Force (F.S.S.F.) History, 1942 July 9-1944 June 30

Box 1.

Telephone conversation transcript between Colonel Frederick and others concerning F.S.S.F., 1942-1943

Box 1.

F.S.S.F. Memoranda, manuscripts, maps, etc., 1942

Box 1.

Plough project with map of important Norway hydro-electric stations, memoranda, minutes of meetings, etc.

Box 1.

Plough project diary, 1942

Box 1.

F.S.S.F. Miscellany

Box 2.

F.S.S.F. Correspondence, memoranda, orders, etc., 1942-1943

Box 3.

F.S.S.F. Field orders, memoranda, correspondence, maps, 1943-1944

Box 3.

F.S.S.F. - History, other matters. Correspondence, 1942-1960

Box 3.

Maps - Rome, Nürnberg, Munich, campaigns in Central Europe, etc.

 

F.S.S.F. Correspondence, memoranda, etc. of Plough project, 1942-1943

Box 3.

179th Infantry Regiment: The Story of a Regiment, 1946

Box 4.

First Airborne Task Force, General Frederick, France, Italy, etc., 1944. Correspondence, memoranda, etc.

Box 4.

Orders, etc., 1942-1948

Box 4.

Orders, correspondence, etc., 1928-1952

Box 4.

Correspondence, speech, etc., 1928-1948

Box 4.

Memorabilia

Box 4.

Correspondence, 1944-1960

Box 4.

45th Infantry Division, 1945-1966

Box 4.

Photographs, citations, history, miscellany of General Frederick

Box 4.

Plough project, 1942

Box 5.

General Frederick's assignment with the American Military Mission to Greece, 1951. Correspondence, manuscripts, printed matter

Box 5.

Correspondence with Prince of Monaco, 1944, and other VIPs, 1942-1959

Box 5.

Road to Rome

Box 5.

Speeches by General Frederick, ca. 1942-1950. Includes photostats of maps

Box 5.

Amphibious training materials

Box 5.

Field Orders

Box 6.

"The Devil's Brigade." Film script, 1967

Box 6.

Telephone directory, Headquarters U.S. Forces, Vienna, Austria, 1948 October

Box 6.

Memorabilia

Box 6.

Anzio Beachhead, Historical Division, Department of the Army, 1947

Box 6.

From the Volturno to the Winter Line, Military Intelligence Division, U.S. War Department [1944]

Box 6.

The Winter Line, Military Intelligence Division, U.S. War Department [1945]

Box 6.

The 45th Division Artillery

Box 6.

The Invasion of Southern France, General Jacob L. Devers

Box 6.

For You, For Me, For Us, Fannie S. Wilson

Box 6.

German court martial order, 1945 April 1

Box 7.

"From Salerno to Cassino," Manuscript by Martin Blumenson

Conditions of Use

Note: Manuscript may not be reproduced without permission of the Office of the Chief of Military History, United States Army.
Box 8.

"The Devil's Brigade," Photocopy of manuscript by Robert H. Adleman

Box 8.

"The First Special Service Force: A War History of the North Americans, 1942-1944," Manuscript by Robert D. Burhans, with comments by Robert T. Frederick

 

Declassified records 1942-1950

Box 8

August 2011 release of records 1942-1950

Box 8

F.S.S.F. correspondence, orders 1942-1950

Box 8

Plough project 1942

Box 8

Correspondence, orders, etc. 1942-1950

Box 8

Role of Army in Future War photographs 1948