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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Access Points
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: James A. Code Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1923-1952
    Collection number: 72055
    Creator: Code, James A., 1893-1972
    Collection Size: 2 manuscript boxes, 1 envelope, 1 medal case (1 linear foot)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Correspondence, autobiography, reports, memoranda, military orders, citations, and printed matter, relating primarily to the operation of the U.S. Signal Corps, especially during World War II. Includes three Italian government documents relating to Benito Mussolini.
    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], James A. Code Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1972.


    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

    Mussolini, Benito, 1883-1945
    United States. Army --Officers
    United States. Army. Signal Corps
    World War, 1939-1945
    United States --Armed Forces


    1893, January Born, San Francisco, California
    1917 B.S., U.S. Military Academy
    1920 M.S., Yale University
    1942-1945 Major General, Assistant Chief Signal Officer
    1945 Chief Signal Officer, European Theater (France)
    1946 Chief Executive, Gary Group Companies

    Scope and Content of Collection

    James A. Code was also known as James A. Code, Jr.