Overview of the Spencer Edward Davis papers

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Title: Spencer Edward Davis papers
Date (inclusive): 1930-1991
Collection Number: 96019
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 101 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box (40.4 linear feet)
Abstract: News dispatches, notes, correspondence, press releases, testimony, clippings, serial issues, other printed matter, photographs, and sound recordings, relating to American military operations in the Pacific Theater during World War II, the Vietnamese War, political and economic conditions in Asia and the Pacific Basin, American foreign relations with countries of those regions, and the role of American intelligence agencies in foreign policy.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Davis, Spencer Edward, 1910-

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Spencer Edward Davis papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1996.

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

American journalist; Associated Press correspondent.

Scope and Content of Collection

News dispatches, notes, correspondence, press releases, testimony, clippings, serial issues, other printed matter, photographs, and sound recordings, relating to American military operations in the Pacific Theater during World War II, the Vietnamese War, political and economic conditions in Asia and the Pacific Basin, American foreign relations with countries of those regions, and the role of American intelligence agencies in foreign policy.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Asia--Economic conditions--1945-
Asia--Foreign relations--United States.
Asia--Politics and government--1945-
Journalists.
Pacific area.
Secret service--United States.
United States--Armed Forces.
United States--Foreign relations--Asia.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Ocean.