Preliminary Inventory of the Henry Bancroft Smith Papers, 1919-1928

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Preliminary Inventory of the Henry Bancroft Smith Papers, 1919-1928

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:
The Hoover Institution staff
Encoded by:
Brooke Dykman Dockter
© 2000 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Henry Bancroft Smith Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1919-1928
Collection number: 57006
Creator: Smith, Henry Bancroft, 1884-
Collection Size: 28 manuscript boxes, 1 cubic foot box 12.7 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Diaries, correspondence, reports, memoranda, financial records, printed matter, and photographs, relating to American food relief in Europe, economic reconstruction in Poland, and agricultural market conditions in Europe.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Henry Bancroft Smith Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1957.

Accruals

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Access Points

United States. Dept. of Commerce.
United States Grain Corporation.
Agriculture--Europe.
Reconstruction (1914-1939)--Poland.
Technical assistance, American--Poland.
World War, 1914-1918.
World War, 1914-1918--Civilian relief.
Europe.
Poland.
Poland--Economic conditions--1918-1945.
United States--Foreign relations.
United States--Commerce.
Commercial attachés.


Container List

Box 1

Accounts

 

Henry Bancroft Smith, Special Representative, London, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1922-1925, Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce

Box 2

Henry Bancroft Smith, Special Representative, also personal correspondence, military papers, 1923-1927

Box 3

Correspondence (incoming and outgoing)

 

Food Administration , correspondence, 1919 - Department of Commerce, 1921

Box 4

Henry Bancroft Smith as acting Commercial Attaché, Poland, 1922-1923, also Special Representative, Department of Commerce, 1923

Box 5

Personal, also re European Crop yields, statistics, etc., London, 1924

Box 6

With Julius H. Barnes, Julius Klein, and many others, London, 1925-1926

Box 7

London, 1926-1928

Box 8

Agricultural Markets Section

Box 9

Cables - Bureau

Box 10

Countries, misc.

Box 11

Danzig

Box 12

Miscellaneous correspondence; report to President Coolidge by Herbert Hoover re U.S. St. Lawrence Commission (Commerce period); Smith - miscellaneous manuscripts; Taylor - articles; books (Russian orange book, Austrian red book, British documents)

Box 13

Letters to Bureau (Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce, 1922, Warsaw, Poland, 1922-1929, London, 1926-1927, Department of Commerce, Washington, D.C.) re accounts

Box 14

Letters to Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce

Box 15

Miscellany: photographs, currency, diary, etc.

Box 16-17

Poland

Box 18

Russia

Box 19-21

Reports

Box 22

Silesia (Upper)

Box 23

Trade Notes

Box 24

Treaties

Box 25

Books, pamphlets, articles - A.R.A. Review; C.R.B. Bulletin; agriculture food needs; economic problems

Box 26

Pamphlets and articles, etc., relating to food

Box 27

New clippings - Relief Europe - Rubber Report - Misc.