Preliminary Inventory to the William Sidney Graves Papers, 1914-1932

Prepared by W. S. Sworakowski
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Phone: (650) 723-3563
Fax: (650) 725-3445
Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
© 1999
Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Preliminary Inventory to the William Sidney Graves Papers, 1914-1932

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
Prepared by:
W. S. Sworakowski
Date Completed:
Sept. 7, 1960
© 1999 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: William Sidney Graves Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1914-1932
Collection number: 60009
Creator: Graves, William Sidney, 1865-1940
Collection Size: 3 manuscript boxes (1.2 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, reports, monographs, and photographs, relating to the Allied intervention in Siberia, 1918-1919.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection open for research.
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], William Sidney Graves Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Access Points

United States. Army--Officers.
United States. Army. American Expeditionary Forces.
Siberia (Russia)--History--Revolution, 1917-1921.
Soviet Union.
Russia (Federation)
Soviet Union--History--Allied intervention, 1918-1920.
United States--Armed Forces.


Container List

 

General Graves' Personal Communications except his reports to the Adjutant General on the Siberian Situation

Box: 1, Folder G. W. 1

From Sept. 1, to October 31, 1918. Items 1-27 (Table of Contents).

Folder G. W. 2

From November 1, to Dec. 31, 1918. Items 28-49 (T.o.C.).

Folder G. W. 3

From Jan. 1, to Feb. 28, 1919. Items 50-80 (T.o.C.).

Folder G. W. 4

From March 1, to April 30, 1919. Items 81-116 (T.o.C.).

Folder G. W. 5

From May 1, to June 30, 1919. Items 117-156 (T.o.C.).

Folder G. W. 6

From July 1, to August 31, 1919. Items 157-158 (T.o.C.).

Folder G. W. 7

From Sept. 1 to October 31, 1919. Items 159-174 (T.o.C.).

Folder G. W. 8

From Nov. 1, to Dec. 31, 1919. Items 175-191 (T.o.C.).

Folder G. W. 9

Various letters received by General Graves and copies of reports prepared by him. Items numbered 192-218 plus two items not numbered. (T.o.C.)

 

General Graves' Personal File of Cables to AGWAR

Box: 2, Folder G. W. 10

From Aug. 1918 to July 31, 1919. Items 1-82 (T.o.C.).

Folder G. W. 11

General Graves' Personal File of Cables to AGWAR; from Aug. 1, 1919 to Jan. 31, 1920. Items 83-184 (T.o.C.).

 

Reports to the Adjutant General of the Army

Folder G. W. 12

From October 5, 1918 to November 5, 1919. Items 1-24 (T.o.C.).

 

General Orders; 1918

Folder G. W. 13

Sept. 19, to December 26, 1918. Nos. 23-2 to 35 (t.o.C.)

 

General Orders; 1919

Folder G. W. 14

Feb. 22, 1919 to Dec. 4, 1919. Nos. 1-33 (T.o.C.).

 

General Orders; 1920

Folder G. W. 15

Jan. 12, 1920. No. 1.

 

Memorandums; 1918

Folder G. W. 16

August 21, to Dec. 30, 1918. Nos. 1-61 (T.o.C.).

 

Memorandums; 1919

Folder G. W. 17

Jan. 4 to December 30, 1919. Nos. 1-96 (T.o.C.).

 

Bulletins; 1918

Box: 3, Folder G. W. 18

Sept. 16 to Dec. 30, 1918. Nos. 1-25 (T.o.C.).

 

Bulletin; 1919

Folder G. W. 19

Jan. 3, to June 26, 1919. Nos. 1-8 (T.o.C. incomplete).

Folder G. W. 20

An Account of the American Expeditionary Forces in Siberia. August 1918 to March 1919. Prepared in the Office of the Chief of Staff, American Expeditionary Forces, Siberia. April 1919. From the Official Records. By Laurence B. Packard, Captain, USA. At head of title page: CONFIDENTIAL.

Physical Description: Typewritten, 118 pages; 3 maps.
Folder G. W. 21

Report of Operations of Engineer Detachment A.E.F.S.; from January 1, 1919 to June 30, 1919.

Physical Description: Typewritten, 5 pages, 5 maps.
Folder G. W. 22

Earle W. Jennings, Major, Corps of Engineers; Chief Engineer Officer, American Expeditionary Forces, Siberia; Report on the Land Defenses of Vladivostok, Siberia. (No dates.)

Physical Description: Typewritten, 14 pages; one map; numerous photographs.
Folder G. W. 23

Report of the Operations of the Medical Department from Beginning of the A.E.F. -S. to June 30, 1919. (Submitted by James S. Wilson, Colonel, Medical Corps, USA.

Physical Description: Typewritten, 59 pages. (No date.)
Folder G. W. 24

The Czechoslovaks in Russia. August 1914 to February 1919. Prepared in the Office of the Chief of Staff, American Expeditionary Forces, Siberia; by Laurence B. Packard, Captain, USA. April 15, 1919. At head of title page: CONFIDENTIAL.

Physical Description: Typewritten; 114 pages.
Folder G. W. 25

Military Monograph on Siberia containing information and Route Notes; From Vladivostok to Irkutsk. Volume 2, containing the illustrations to this Monograph. Bound volume, not paginated.

Folder G. W. 26

Mintz, I.: The United States in Intervention; a translation of the Introduction to the Russian edition of General Graves' America's Siberian Adventure, published in Moscow, 1932.

Physical Description: (Typewritten, 27 pages) (pages 19-21 missing).
Folder G. W. 27

Folder containing 20 photographs of leading American and Japanese officers from the Command of both Intervention Armies.

Folder G. W. 28

Temporary Folder. Contains loose papers found in the box received from Mrs. W. R. Orton. These are documents which partially should be added to preceding folders and the remainder should be organized. This should be done before the collection is made available to scholars for use.