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Overview of the William N. Haskell memoirs
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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: William N. Haskell memoirs
    Dates: 1932
    Collection Number: 89026
    Creator: Haskell, William N. (William Nafew), 1878-1952.
    Collection Size: 1 item (1 manuscript box) (0.4 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Relates to relief activities of the American Relief Administration in Romania and especially in Russia in the aftermath of World War I and the Russian Civil War, and to political, social and economic conditions in Russia. Includes observations on conditions in the Soviet Union, especially economic conditions, made on return visits to that country in 1925 and 1930. In part,photocopy.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: In English

    Administrative Information

    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], William N. Haskell memoirs, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1989.

    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

    Lieutenant general, United States Army; chief, American Relief Administration missions to Romania, 1919, Transcaucasia, 1919-1920, and Russia, 1921-1923.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Relates to relief activities of the American Relief Administration in Romania and especially in Russia in the aftermath of World War I and the Russian Civil War, and to political, social and economic conditions in Russia. Includes observations on conditions in the Soviet Union, especially economic conditions, made on return visits to that country in 1925 and 1930. In part,photocopy.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    American Relief Administration.
    United States. Army Officers.
    International relief.
    World War, 1914-1918--Civilian relief.
    World War, 1914-1918--Romania.
    Soviet Union--History--Revolution, 1917-1921--Civilian relief.
    Soviet Union--Economic conditions--1917-1945.
    Transcaucasia--History--Revolution, 1917-1921.
    Soviet Union--Social conditions.