Inventory of the Soldiers of the Press Sound Recordings, ca. 1941-1945.

machine-readable finding aid created by James Ryan.
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Phone: (650) 723-3563
Fax: (650) 725-3445
Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
© 1998
Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Inventory of the Soldiers of the Press Sound Recordings, ca. 1941-1945.

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
Encoded by:
James Ryan.
© 1998 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Soldiers of the Press Sound Recordings,
Date (inclusive): ca. 1941-1945.
Collection number: XX638
Collection Size: 16 phonograph records 1.6 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: News stories by American war correspondents, relating to Allied military, naval, and aerial operations in Europe, North Africa, and the Pacific during World War II.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

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], Soldiers of the Press Sound Recordings, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives.

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.

Access Points

Journalism--United States.
World War, 1939-1945.
World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations.
World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations.
United States--Armed Forces.
Phonorecords.


Container List

Box 3.

Richard McMillan - Covering Hommel Rout

Box 4.

Joe James Custer at Battle Station with U.S. Fleet

Box 5.

Leo Disher - UP Correspondent Decorated by Army for Heroism at Oran (2 copies)

Box 6.

Robert Bellaire - Interned in Tokyo Concentration Camp (2 copies)

Box 7.

William Tyree with U.S. Pacific Fleet

Box 8.

Frank Hewlett's Story of the Fall of Bataan

Box 9.

Ned Russell - The Siege of Stuka Acres

Box 10.

Robert Martin Rides with Bombers over Haiphong

Box 11.

Frank Hewlett with Allied Forces that Captured Buna

Box 12.

Northwest of Stalingrad with Henry Shapiro

Box 13.

One for the Sergeant - with Henry Gorrell in North Africa

Box 16.

A Letter to Mrs. Marshall - with UP Correspondent Leo Disher

Box 17.

A Son of Bushido - with UP Correspondent Robert Miller on Guadalcanal

Box 18.

Hit the Silk - Donald Coe with Paratroopers in North Africa

Box 19.

Somewhere in the South Pacific - Francis McCarthy with U.S. Task Force

Box 20.

Wings over Wilhelmshaven - Walter Cronkite with American Bomber Crews Raiding Germany

Box 21.

Engage the Enemy - Phil Ault's Story of the Battle of Kasserine Pass

Box 22.

Objective GAFSA - UP Correspondent Phil Ault with American Forces in Tunisia

Box 23.

Desert Air-Drome - UP Correspondent C. R. Cunningham at an Advance British Fighter Base in Africa

Box 24.

Engagement at Sea - UP Correspondent Francis McCarthy with U.S. Pacific Task Force

Box 25.

Hazardous Flight - UP Correspondent Robert P. Martin with American Air Force in China

Box 26.

Assignment to Shangri-La - UP Correspondent Joe James Custer's Story of the Tokyo Bombing Raid

Box 27.

Dry Martini - UP Correspondent Walter Cronkite's Story from a U.S. Bomber Base in England

Box 28.

Atlantic Convoy - UP Correspondents Vermillion and Richards Tell of Battle with Submarine Pack

Box 29.

Night Patrol - UP Correspondent Clinton B. Conger aboard British Motor Torpedo Boat

Box 32.

Hill 609 - UP Correspondent Edward W. Beattie's Story of the Fall of Tunis

Box 33.

Halfway to Tokyo - UP Correspondent Russell Annabell's Description of the American Occupation of Amchitka

Box 34.

The Burma Front - UP Correspondent Walter Briggs with British and American Forces in Burma

Box 35.

Attack on Attu - UP Correspondent Russell Annabell with American Forces in the Aleutians