Inventory of the Mrs. Albert M. Nelson photograph collection

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Inventory of the Mrs. Albert M. Nelson photograph collection

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2009
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by Elizabeth Konzak.
© 2009 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Mrs. Albert M. Nelson photograph collection
Dates: 1953-1954
Collection Number: 72006
Collector: Nelson, Mrs. Albert M., collector.
Collection Size: 2 envelopes (0.2 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Depicts the signing of the Korean War truce by General Mark Clark, 1953, and American naval activities at Yokosuka, Japan, 1954.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: In English

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Mrs. Albert M. Nelson photograph collection, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1972.

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.

Scope and Content of Collection

Depicts the signing of the Korean War truce by General Mark Clark, 1953, and American naval activities at Yokosuka, Japan, 1954.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Clark, Mark W. (Mark Wayne), 1896- --Pictorial works.
United States. Naval Base (Yokosuka, Japan)--Pictorial works.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Pictorial works.
United States--Armed Forces--Japan--Pictorial works.


Envelope A

19 photographs depicting U.S. Fleet activities at Yokosuka, Japan: construction of a pier ("Sherman Pier") and of caissons, 1954

Envelope B

21 photos taken on the occasion of the signing of the truce by UN Supreme Commander Mark W. Clark at his headquarters near Munsan, Korea, 1953