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

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Ward Boston papers
    Dates: 1956-2008
    Collection Number: 2012C9
    Creator: Boston, Ward.
    Collection Size: 3 manuscript boxes (1.2 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Correspondence, writings, notes, photocopy of court of inquiry proceedings, and printed matter, relating to the Israeli naval and air attack on the American naval intelligence ship Liberty on 8 June 1967, and to the subsequent inquiry into the attack.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: English

    Administrative Information

    Access

    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], Ward Boston papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2012.

    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 Socrates at http://library.stanford.edu/webcat . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in Socrates is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Biographical Note

    Captain, United States Navy; legal counsel, United States navy court of inquiry into attack on U.S.S. Liberty, 1967.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Correspondence, writings, notes, photocopy of court of inquiry proceedings, and printed matter, relating to the Israeli naval and air attack on the American naval intelligence ship Liberty on 8 June 1967, and to the subsequent inquiry into the attack.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Liberty (Ship)
    United States. Navy.
    Israel-Arab War, 1967--Naval operations.
    United States--Armed Forces--Mediterranean Sea.
    United States--Foreign relations--Israel.
    Israel--Foreign relations--United States.