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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Wilder DuPuy Baker papers,
    Dates: 1914-1975.
    Collection Number: 75045
    Creator: Baker, Wilder DuPuy, 1890-1975.
    Collection Size: 5 manuscript boxes, 2 oversize boxes, 1 album box, 3 scrapbooks, 1 framed (2.3 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Orders, clippings, photographs, and memorabilia, relating to American naval operations in the Pacific Theater during World War II, and to the San Diego Naval Base.
    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], Wilder DuPuy Baker papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1975.

    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

    Vice admiral, United States Navy; chief of staff of Carrier Force Two in the Pacific Fleet, 1944-1945; commandant of the 11th Naval District, 1949-1952.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Orders, clippings, photographs, and memorabilia, relating to American naval operations in the Pacific Theater during World War II, and to the San Diego Naval Base.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    United States. Naval Base (San Diego, California)
    United States. Navy--Officers.
    World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Ocean.
    World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations.