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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Access Points
  • Biographical Note

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: James Stuart Douglas Miscellaneous Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1922-1935
    Collection number: 82078
    Creator: Douglas, James S. (James Stuart), 1868-1949.
    Collection Size: 2 manuscript boxes (0.8 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Correspondence, speeches, resolutions, clippings, and other printed matter, relating to European, especially French, World War I debts to the U.S., and proposals for their reduction or cancellation.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    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

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], James Stuart Douglas Miscellaneous Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Access Points

    World War, 1914-1918.
    World War, 1914-1918--Economic aspects.
    World War, 1914-1918--Reparations.
    France.
    United States--Foreign relations

    Biographical Note

    1868, June 19 Born, Megantic Township, Quebec, Canada
    1891-1909 Assayer and Mine Superintendent, Arizona and Sonora, Mexico
    1902 Organized and became President of the Bank of Bisbee, Arizona
    1909 President, Bank of Douglas, Arizona
    1909 President of the United Verde Extension Mining Company
    1913-1914 Vice-president and General Manager of the Cananea Consolidated Copper Company
    1917 Head, Section of Stores in France, International Red Cross
    1927 Decorated Chevalier of the Legion of Honor (France)
    1949, Jan. 2 Died, Quebec, Canada