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Preliminary Inventory to the Frank M. Surface Papers, 1915-1933
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Frank M. Surface Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1915-1933
    Collection number: XX508
    Creator: Surface, Frank Macy, 1882-1965
    Collection Size: 29 manuscript boxes, 2 cubic foot boxes, 1 oversize box 15 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Writings, correspondence, memoranda, reports, printed matter, and photographs, relating to regulation of the American economy, especially food products, during World War I; American Relief Administration activities; and postwar marketing of American commodities.
    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], Frank M. Surface Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives.


    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 at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Access Points

    American Relief Administration.
    United States. Dept. of Commerce.
    United States. Food Administration.
    United States Grain Corporation.
    International relief.
    World War, 1914-1918.
    World War, 1914-1918--Civilian relief.
    World War, 1914-1918--Economic aspects.
    World War, 1914-1918--Food question.
    World War, 1914-1918--United States.
    United States--Politics and government.
    United States--Foreign relations.
    United States--Commerce.
    United States--Economic conditions--1918-1945.
    Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964.