Overview of the Andreas Brown collection

Finding aid prepared by Hoover Institution Archives Staff.
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Title: Andreas Brown collection
Date (inclusive): 1913-1945
Collection Number: 71022
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Language of the Materials : In English and French.
Physical Description: 1 folder, 1 envelope (0.2 linear feet)
Abstract: Includes telegrams from the White House to Governor Hiram Johnson of California, 1913, relating to the Alien Land Tenure Bill; four World War II French cartoons; the first issue of an Orleans, France, newspaper after the liberation of the city at the end of World War II; photographs of President Harry S. Truman and Generals Dwight D. Eisenhower and George S. Patton visiting the war zone, 1944-1945; and a memorandum relating to the Shantung territorial question at the end of World War II.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Brown, Andreas, collector.

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Andreas Brown collection, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1971.

Accruals

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Scope and Content of Collection

Includes telegrams from the White House to Governor Hiram Johnson of California, 1913, relating to the Alien Land Tenure Bill; four World War II French cartoons; the first issue of an Orleans, France, newspaper after the liberation of the city at the end of World War II; photographs of President Harry S. Truman and Generals Dwight D. Eisenhower and George S. Patton visiting the war zone, 1944-1945; and a memorandum relating to the Shantung territorial question at the end of World War II.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Alien property--United States.
World War, 1939-1945.

Envelope A

Photographs: 11 prints depicting visits of Gen. Eisenhower, Gen. Patton, Gen. Baade, President Truman, and others to the war zones in England, May 26, 1944, and France, September 14, 1944 and other areas in 1945. Prints are labeled.