Overview of the Stephen Jurika papers

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Title: Stephen Jurika papers
Date (inclusive): 960-1987
Collection Number: 80035
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 7 manuscript boxes, 3 oversize boxes, memorabilia (4.0 linear feet)
Abstract: Correspondence, reminiscences, personnel records, orders, memoranda, log books, clippings, photographs, and art objects, relating to American naval aviation, naval operations in the Pacific Theater during World War II, postwar American-Japanese security cooperation, and American national security interests in the Pacific region. Digital copies of select records also available at https://digitalcollections.hoover.org. 
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Jurika, Stephen.

Access

Collection is open for research. Digital copies of select records also available at https://digitalcollections.hoover.org. 
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Stephen Jurika papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1980.

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

Captain, United States Navy; assistant naval attaché, Japan, 1939-1941; naval liaison, Japan, 1951-1953; political scientist.

Scope and Content of Collection

Correspondence, reminiscences, personnel records, orders, memoranda, log books, clippings, photographs, and art objects, relating to American naval aviation, naval operations in the Pacific Theater during World War II, postwar American-Japanese security cooperation, and American national security interests in the Pacific region.

Language Processing Information

In Japanese and English.

Alternate Forms Available

Digital copies of select records also available at https://digitalcollections.hoover.org. 

Subjects and Indexing Terms

United States. Navy--Aviation.
United States. Navy--Officers.
Art--Objects.
Japan--Military relations--United States.
Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941.
United States--Military policy.
United States--Military relations--Japan.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Ocean.
World War, 1939-1945--Japan.
World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations.

Reading Room Workstation

Glazed bowl, circa 960-1279

Boxes 1-10

Rest of collection not yet described