Register of Pierre Marie Gallois Speeches and Writings, 1945-1996

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Register of Pierre Marie Gallois Speeches and Writings, 1945-1996

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
© 1999 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Pierre Marie Gallois Speeches and Writings,
Date (inclusive): 1945-1996
Collection number: 81098
Creator: Gallois, Pierre Marie, 1911-
Collection Size: 29 manuscript boxes (12 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Books, articles, and lectures, relating to aviation, nuclear weapons, French defense policy, the Cold War, collective security, and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Language: Mainly in French.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Pierre Marie Gallois Speeches and Writings, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Access Points

France. Armée de l'air--Officers.
North Atlantic Treaty Organization.
Aeronautics.
Nuclear weapons.
World politics--1945-
France.
France--Military policy.
Nuclear energy.

Biographical Note

1911, June 29 Born in Turino, Italy
World War II Flew in bombers from England
1945 Joined the general staff of the French Air Force
  Urged upon President De Gaulle the "Force de Frappe," the independent French nuclear deterrent
1957 Retired as Brigadier General from the French Air Force
  Author, L'Europe au Défi
1958- Consultant, "Société des Avions Marcel Dassault"
1960 Author, Stratégie a l'Ere Nucléaire
1961 Author, L'Alliance Atlantique
1968 Author, Paradoxes de la Paix
1972 Author, L'Europe Change de Maitre
1975 Author, La Grande Berne
1976 Author, L'Adieu aux Armées
1977 Author, Le Renoncement

Series Description

Box Boxes 1-17

SPEECHES AND WRITINGS (mainly in French), 1945-1981.

Additional Note

Articles, books, editorials, essays, interviews, lectures, studies, work notes, arranged chronologically
Box: 18

SPEECHES AND WRITINGS, 1981-1982. -

Scope and Content Note

Increment, July 1982
Box Boxes 19-24

SPEECHES AND WRITINGS, 1970-1989.

Scope and Content Note

Increment, February 1989
Box: 25

SPEECHES AND WRITINGS, 1955-1991.

Scope and Content Note

Increment, April 1991
Box: 25

BIOGRAPHICAL FILE, 1991

Container List

 

SPEECHES AND WRITINGS, 1945-1981.

Additional Note

See also accompanying itemized list
Box 1

1945-1947

Box 2

1947

Box 3

1948

Box 4

1949

Box 5

1950

Box 6

1951-1952

Box 7

1953-1954

Box 8

1955-1957

Box 9

1957-1960

Box 10

1961-1962

Box 11

1962-1963

Box 12

1964-1965

Box 13

1966-1967

Box 14

1968-1970

Box 15

1971-1974

Box 16

1975-1978

Box 17

1978-1981

 

SPEECHES AND WRITINGS, 1981-1982.

Additional Note

Increment, July 1982
Box 18

1981-1982

 

SPEECHES AND WRITINGS, 1970-1989.

Additional Note

Increment, February 1989
Box 19

1970-1980

Box 20

1981-1983

Box 21

1983-1984

Box 22

1984-1985

Box 23

1985-1986

Box 24

1987-1989

 

SPEECHES AND WRITINGS, 1955-1991.

Additional Note

Increment, April 1991
Box 25

1955-1991

 

BIOGRAPHICAL FILE, 1991.

Box 25

Photographs and magazine article, 1991, on General Gallois' wall painting hobby. In French