Overview of the Peter Howard Elstad collection

Finding aid prepared by Hoover Institution Archives Staff
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Title: Peter Howard Elstad collection
Date (inclusive): 1942-1946
Collection Number: 88060
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1 manuscript box (0.2 linear feet)
Abstract: Personnel records, reports, maps, booklet, and photographs relating to operations of the United States Army XX Corps in France and Germany during World War II.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Elstad, Peter Howard.

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Peter Howard Elstad collection, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1988, with an increment received in 2014.

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 note

Captain, United States Army; photographic intelligence officer, XX Corps.

Scope and Content of Collection

Personnel records, reports, maps, booklet, and photographs relating to operations of the United States Army XX Corps in France and Germany during World War II.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

United States. Army. Corps, XX.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Western Front.

 

Declassified U.S. government records, 1945

Scope and Contents note

Formerly security-classified records of the U.S. government, released in full or in part. Arranged chronologically by date of release by Hoover.
Box 1

2015 July release of records, 1945

Scope and Contents note

Declassified records, consisting of photographs and reports and their annexes from the Photo Intelligence Center, XX Corps.
Box 1

Rest of collection not yet described