Register of the Laurence E. Salisbury Papers, 1916-1973

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Register of the Laurence E. Salisbury Papers, 1916-1973

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

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  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
Processed by:
Grace Hawes
Date Completed:
May 1977
© 1999 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Laurence E. Salisbury Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1916-1973
Collection number: 77032
Creator: Salisbury, Laurence E., 1891-1976
Collection Size: 4 manuscript boxes, 2 envelopes 1.8 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, writings, reports, and memoranda, relating to American foreign relations with China, Japan, and the Philippines, and to political developments in the United States
Language: English.

Administrative Information

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Laurence E. Salisbury Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1977.

Accruals

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Access Points

Institute of Pacific Relations. American Council
United States. Dept. of State
Far Eastern Survey
World War, 1939-1945
World War, 1939-1945--United States
China
China--Foreign relations--United States
Japan
Japan--Foreign relations--United States
Philippines
Philippines--Foreign relations--United States
United States--Politics and government
United States--Foreign relations
United States--Foreign relations--China
United States--Foreign relations--Japan
United States--Foreign relations--Philippines
United States--Politics and government--1945-1953
Diplomats--United States

Biographical Note

Laurence E. Salisbury, 1891-1976

1891, March 13 born, Chicago, Illinois
1916 graduated, University of Chicago
1916-17 Instructor in English, Japan
1917-1919 Second Lieutenant, Overseas Service, British Army
1920 Student Interpreter, Japan
1922 Vice-Consul and interpreter, Kobe, Japan
1924-1928 Foreign Service Officer, Japan
1928-1929 State Department, Washington
1930 Assigned to Paris
1931 Assigned to Tokyo
1932 Assigned to State Department, Washington
1933-1938 Assigned to Peking
1938 Assigned to State Department, Washington
1939 First Secretary to Office of High Commissioner, Philippines
1941-1944 Deputy Assistant Chief, Division of Far Eastern Affairs, Washington
1944 Acting Chief, Division of Southwest Pacific Affairs, Washington
1944-1948 Editor, Far Eastern Survey (American Institute of Pacific Relations Publication)
1976 died

Series Description

Box Box No. 1

Correspondence, 1916-1973.

Scope and Content Note

Arranged alphabetically by name of correspondent.
Box Box No. 2-3

Subject File, 1931-1973.

Scope and Content Note

Reports, memoranda, and printed material, arranged alphabetically by title or subject.
Box Box No. 3-4

Writings, 1919-1967.

Scope and Content Note

Lectures, drafts, printed articles, play manuscript, and notes by Laurence Salisbury, arranged alphabetically by title or subject.
Box Box No. 4

Diaries, 1931-1943.

Scope and Content Note

Diary entries for the years 1931, 1934, 1935, and 1943.
 

Audio-Visual.

Scope and Content Note

See photo card catalog.

Container List

 

Correspondence, 1916-1973

Box 1

Unidentified, 1945-1973

 

Abaya, Hernando, 1953-1968

 

Alger Hiss Defense Fund, 1952

 

Atcheson, George, 1943-1947

 

Bales, Col. William L., 1944

 

Blackwood, Wing Commander, 1964

 

Buss, Claude A., 1944-1945

 

Carter, Edward C., 1947

 

Castle, W.R., 1936

 

Caulas, Ricardo, 1941

 

Clubb, O. Edmund, 1961-1964

 

Cousins, Norman, 1949

 

Davies, John n.d.

 

Davis, J.K., 1940-1941

 

Dennett, Raymond, 1944

 

Drumwright, Everett F. (?), 1944

 

Far Eastern Survey, 1948

 

Farley, Miriam S., 1944

 

Field, Frederick V., 1947

 

Fujimura, Nobuo, 1953-1963

 

Gauss, Clarence E., 1945

 

Gonzalez, Gonzalo D., 1948

 

Greene, Katrine R.C., 1949

 

Hamilton, Max, 1941

 

Hiss, Alger, 1948-1950

 

Holland, W.L., 1944-1948

 

Hudson Review, The, 1962

 

Institute of Pacific Relations, 1951

 

Jacobs, J.E., 1940

 

Kahn, E.J., Jr., 1973

 

Kao Tsung-wu [Gao, Zongwu] "Into the Tiger's Den" memoir, original English manuscript,1944-1945

 

Kerr, Jack, 1947-1950

 

Lake, James B., 1950

 

Lane, Clayton, 1949

 

Lattimore, Owen, 1945

 

Lindsay, Michael, 1948

 

Lockwood, William W., 1948

 

McCarran, Senator Pat, 1951

 

McCoy, Commander Melveyn, 1944

 

Mangahas, Federico, 1945

 

Marquardt, Frederic, 1946

 

Marron, Mrs. Cyril Q., 1943-1944

 

May, Gary, 1972

 

Mayer, Col. William, 1944

 

New York Times, 1948-1973

 

New Yorker, The, 1961

 

Reporter, The, 1951

 

Russell, Diarmuid, 1960

 

Sakamishi, Shiro, 1942-1951

 

Salisbury, Mr. and Mrs. (Laurence's parents), 1916-1942

 

Scoon, Mr., 1945

 

Service, Caroline (Mrs. John Stewart?), 1973

 

Service, John Stewart, 1944

 

Sprouse, Phil, 1946-1947

 

Steyne, Alan N., 1945

 

Swope, Gerard, 1951

 

Turner, Bill, 1945 (?)

 

Tydings, Senator Millard, 1950

 

United States. Department of Justice. Alien Enemy Control Unit, 1942

 

Voorhis, Jerry, 1945

 

White, Jimmy, 1951-1952

 

Subject File, 1931-1973

Box 2

Abaya, Hernando J.

 

American Institute of Pacific Relations

 

General

 

Correspondence

 

Newspaper clippings

 

Printed material

 

Reports

 

United States Senate Hearings, 1951

 

Asia

 

Atcheson, George

 

Blackwood's Magazine, January, 1962

 

China

 

Civil Affairs Training School - Yale University

 

Dooling, A.B. (?)

 

Gayn, Mark, China Lobby Myths, The Nation, June 5, 1954

 

Hartendorp, A.V.H.

 

Hornbeck, Stanley K.

 

Hiss, Alger

 

Japan

 

Kao Tsung-wu

 

Kohlberg, Alfred

 

Kuramoto, Eimei

 

Kwok Yuk Ming

 

Lattimore, Owen

Box 3

Long, Breckinridge

 

McCarthyism - Newspaper clippings

 

Manchuria - Report of the Commission of Enquiry Appointed by the League of Nations, 1932

 

Manchurian Incident, 1931

 

Mormons

 

Robertson, Walter S.

 

Sayre, Francis B.

 

Tsuneya, Munesuke

 

United States. Department of State.

 

United States Foreign Service

 

Ward, Robert S.

 

Speeches and Writings, 1919-1967

Box 3

America and the European Revolution,n.d. (by Laurence Salisbury?),

Physical Description: 1 typewritten copy.
 

Autobiography, n.d.

Physical Description: Typewritten notes.
 

Between Madame Butterfly and the A-Bomb, Blackwood's Magazine, December 1962.

Physical Description: 1 printed copy.
 

China policy. Drafted for the Committee on a Democratic Far Eastern policy, December, 1945.

Physical Description: 1 typewritten copy.
 

Chinese Coolies and the War, The Saturday Evening Post, October 25, 1919.

Physical Description: 1 photocopy.
 

Conquest: A Manuchurian Memoir, Blackwood's Magazine, February, 1965.

Physical Description: 1 printed copy.
 

Cross-Currents in the Philippines, co-authored with Bernard Seeman, I.P.R. pamphlets, No. 23. American Council, Institute of Pacific Relations, 1946.

Physical Description: 1 printed copy.
 

End of the Frock Coat, The, Foreign Service Journal, June, 1961.

Physical Description: 1 printed copy.
 

Foggy Bottom, A play co-authored with Paul Medalie, 1952.

Physical Description: 1 typewritten copy.
Box 4

Japan - Notes by Laurence Salisbury, n.d.

Physical Description: 1 typewritten copy
 

Lectures - Civil Affairs Training School, Yale University, ca. 1945-1946.

 

India.

Physical Description: 1 typewritten copy
 

Japan

 

Titled

 

Buddhism.

Physical Description: 1 typewritten copy.
 

Cabinets, 1885-1932.

Physical Description: 1 typewritten copy.
 

Communism.

Physical Description: 1 typewritten copy.
 

Education.

Physical Description: 1 typewritten copy.
 

Emperor.

Physical Description: 1 typewritten copy.
 

Japan: 1931-1941.

Physical Description: 1 typewritten and handwritten copy.
 

Japanese Army and Navy, The.

Physical Description: 1 typewritten copy.
 

Legal System, The.

Physical Description: 1 typewritten and handwritten copy.
 

Reactionary Societies.

Physical Description: 1 handwritten copy
 

Social Welfare.

Physical Description: 1 typewritten and handwritten copy.
 

Tojo and Koiso Cabinets.

Physical Description: 1 typewritten copy.
 

Tokugawa Era.

Physical Description: 1 typewritten copy
 

Tragedies of Nagasaki, The.

Physical Description: 1 typewritten copy
 

Untitled

 

Lecture I.

Physical Description: 1 handwritten copy.
 

Lecture II.

Physical Description: 2 copies (1 typewritten, 1 carbon)
 

Lecture III.

Physical Description: 1 typewritten copy.
 

Lecture IV.

Physical Description: 2 typewritten versions
 

Lecture XI.

Physical Description: 1 handwritten copy
 

Lecture XII.

Physical Description: 1 handwritten copy
 

Miscellaneous notes, parts of lectures, etc.

 

United States - Department of State

 

Letter to the Editor: New York Times,February 26, 1967.

Physical Description: 1 printed copy
 

Manchuria, n.d. Partial typewritten manuscript, similar to article entitled Conquest: A Manchurian Memoir, in Blackwood's Magazine, February, 1965

 

Miscellaneous notes, typewritten and handwritten

 

Poem. Farewell on leaving editorship of Far Eastern Survey, 1948

 

Temple Tenant, Blackwood's Magazine, August, 1958.

Physical Description: 1 printed copy
 

Ten Thousand-Name Umbrella, The. Blackwood's Magazine, November, 1956.

Physical Description: 1 printed copy
 

Untitled notes on trip to Japan, 1958

 

Very Secret Weapon, The, Blackwood's Magazine, July, 1957.

Physical Description: 1 printed copy
 

Zaibatsu, The, The Nation, July 14, 1945.

Physical Description: 1 printed copy.
 

Diaries, 1931-1943

Box 4

Diary entries for the years 1931, 1934, 1935, 1943.