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Inventory to the Charles E. Stuart papers
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  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Accruals
  • Alternate Forms Available
  • Biographical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Title: Charles E. Stuart papers
    Date (inclusive): 1917-1942
    Collection Number: 80067
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 4 manuscript boxes, 14 motion picture film reels (9.0 linear feet)
    Abstract: Writings, correspondence, memoranda, reports, and clippings relating to the fuel industries in the United States during and after World War I, coal mining in the United States and the Soviet Union, and economic planning; and motion picture film of social conditions and economic activities in the Soviet Union, 1926-1936. Digital copy of motion picture film also available at http://digitalcollections.hoover.org. 
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Stuart, Charles E. (Charles Edward), 1881-1943.

    Access

    Collection open for research.
    Use copies of some motion picture film in this collection are available for immediate access; digital copy also available at http://digitalcollections.hoover.org. To view other 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], Charles E. Stuart papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1980.

    Accruals

    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.

    Alternate Forms Available

    Digital copy of motion picture film also available at http://digitalcollections.hoover.org. 

    Biographical Note

    Charles Edward Stuart (1881-1943) was an American engineer who served as chief of the Power Conservation Bureau of the United States Fuel Administration during World War I and as a consultant to the Soviet government from 1926 to 1932.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Writings, correspondence, memoranda, reports, and clippings relating to the fuel industries in the United States during and after World War I, coal mining in the United States and the Soviet Union, and economic planning; and motion picture film of social conditions and economic activities in the Soviet Union from 1926 to 1936 titled Soviet Russia Through the Eyes of an American.
    The 35mm black and white print with sound motion picture film was preserved through a 1999 grant from the National Film Preservation Foundation.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    United States. Fuel Administration.
    Coal mines and mining--Soviet Union.
    Coal mines and mining--United States.
    Economic policy.
    Engineering--Soviet Union.
    Engineering--United States.
    Fuel--United States.
    World War, 1914-1918--Economic aspects.
    World War, 1914-1918--United States.
    Soviet Union--Economic policy--1928-1932.
    Engineers.
    Soviet Union--Pictorial works.
    Motion pictures.