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Register of the Joseph Warren Stilwell papers
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Description
Diaries, correspondence, radiograms, memoranda, reports, military orders, writings, annotated maps, clippings, printed matter, sound recordings, and photographs relating to the political development of China, the Sino-Japanese War of 1937-1945, and the China-Burma-India Theater during World War II. Includes some subsequent Stilwell family papers. World War II diaries also available on microfilm (3 reels). Transcribed copies of the diaries are available at http://www.hoover.org/library-archives/collections  or at http://digitalcollections.hoover.org 
Background
A chronology of Joseph Warren Stilwell's Assignments, Chronology of Promotions, and List of Decorations follows the Biographical Note.Prepared by John Easterbrook.Prepared by John EasterbrookPrepared by John Easterbrook
Extent
91 manuscript boxes, 15 oversize boxes, 1 cubic foot box, 4 album boxes, 4 boxes of slides, 7 envelopes, 3 scrapbooks, 3 sound cassettes, maps and charts, memorabilia (55.2 linear feet)
Restrictions
For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.
Availability
The collection is open for research, except for Box 39 which is closed. Only microfilm copies of the contents of Box 39 (1941-1944 diaries) may be used. Diaries in boxes 36-38 and 40 may be used only one folder at a time. Transcribed copies of the diaries are available at http://www.hoover.org/library-archives/collections or at http://digitalcollections.hoover.org