Overview of the Weldon Emmerson Rhoades diaries

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Overview of the Weldon Emmerson Rhoades diaries

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2009
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by David Sun.
© 2009 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Weldon Emmerson Rhoades diaries
Dates: 1942-1946
Collection Number: 79045
Creator: Rhoades, Weldon Emmerson, 1906-
Collection Size: 2 manuscript boxes (0.8 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Relates to American civilian air transportation under military contract during World War II, and to activities of the headquarters of General Douglas MacArthur in the Pacific Theater. Photocopy.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: In English

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Weldon Emmerson Rhoades diaries, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1979.

Accruals

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Location of Originals

Originals in possession of: W. E. Rhoades.

Biographical/Historical Note

Colonel, United States Army; personal pilot to General Douglas MacArthur, 1944-1946.

Scope and Content of Collection

Relates to American civilian air transportation under military contract during World War II, and to activities of the headquarters of General Douglas MacArthur in the Pacific Theater. Photocopy.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964.
United States. Army--Officers.
World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Ocean.
World War, 1939-1945--Transportation.