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Inventory of the W. P. Hammon papers
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  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Accruals
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Title: W. P. Hammon papers
    Date (inclusive): 1915-1930
    Collection Number: 72007
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 3 manuscript boxes, 7 envelopes (1.9 linear feet)
    Abstract: Correspondence, reports, contracts, shipping lists, specifications for dredging equipment, annotated maps, and photographs, relating to mining operations in China, Siberia, Korea, Malaya, and Poland.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Hammon, W. P., 1854-1938.

    Access

    Collection is 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], W. P. Hammon papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1972.

    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.

    Biographical/Historical Note

    American businessman; associated with Yuba Manufacturing Company, San Francisco.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Correspondence, reports, contracts, shipping lists, specifications for dredging equipment, annotated maps, and photographs, relating to mining operations in China, Siberia, Korea, Malaya, and Poland.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Amtorg Trading Corporation.
    Giesche Spolka Akcyjna Company.
    Yuba Manufacturing Company of San Francisco.
    Mines and mineral resources--China.
    Mines and mineral resources--Korea.
    Mines and mineral resources--Malaya.
    Mines and mineral resources--Poland.
    Mines and mineral resources--Soviet Union.
    Tin mines and mining--Malaya.