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Preliminary Inventory of the Aubrey Wray Fitch Papers
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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Aubrey Wray Fitch papers
    Dates: 1900-1982
    Collection Number: 80132
    Creator: Fitch, Aubrey Wray, 1883-1978
    Collection Size: 6 manuscript boxes, 1 scrapbook, 1 envelope, 2 phonorecords (2.8 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Correspondence, speeches, orders, personnel records, clippings, and photographs, relating to American naval aviation, especially in the Pacific Theater during World War II. Photocopy.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: English

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    Use copies of all sound recordings in this collection are available. For access to any video recordings or motion picture film in this collection, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Aubrey Wray Fitch papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1980.

    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

    Admiral, United States Navy; commander, Air Forces, South Pacific, 1942-1944; deputy, chief of naval operations (air), 1944-1945.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Correspondence, speeches, orders, personnel records, clippings, and photographs, relating to American naval aviation, especially in the Pacific Theater during World War II. Photocopy.

    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. Navy--Aviation.
    United States. Navy--Officers.
    World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations.
    World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Ocean.
    Sound recording.