Title: Alexander H. Van Keuren,
Date (inclusive): 1899-1962
Collection number: 74011
Van Keuren, Alexander H., 1881-1966.
8 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box, 8 envelopes
5.05 linear feet)
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, memoranda, notes, clippings, photographs, and memorabilia, relating to
the Naval Research Laboratory, Anacostia Station, Washington, D.C., and to the London
Naval Conference and the Geneva Disarmament Conference
Collection open for research.
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[Identification of item], Alexander H. Van Keuren, [Box no.], Hoover Institution
Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1974.
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United States. Naval Research Laboratory (Washington, D.C.)
United States. Navy--Officers.
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934 : Geneva)
London Naval Conference (1930)
World War, 1939-1945.
World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations.
United States--Foreign relations.
United States--Armed Forces.
|1881, March 9
||Born, Howell, Michigan
||Graduated from the Naval Academy
||Master of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
||Served at the Mare Island Navy Yard and Superintending Constructor for Submarines at the Union Iron Works in San Francisco
||Served in the Design Division of the Bureau of Construction and Repair, Department of the Navy
||Secretary, Naval War College
||Technical advisor, London Naval Conference
||Technical advisor, General Disarmament Conference, Geneva
||Assisted in exploratory tests on fireproof construction of ships
||Superintending Constructor for the Navy at the New York Shipbuilding Corporation
||Industrial manager, Navy Yard, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
||Chief, Bureau of Construction and Repair, Department of the Navy
||Assistant Chief, Bureau of Ships
||Chief, Bureau of Ships Coordinator of Shipbuilding for the Naval Establishment
||Received Legion of Merit Award
||Director, Naval Research Laboratory, Anacostia Station