Overview of the Virginia Cooper Westall Taylor papers

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Overview of the Virginia Cooper Westall Taylor papers

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 David Sun.
© 2009 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Virginia Cooper Westall Taylor papers
Dates: 1918-1992
Collection Number: 2000C55
Creator: Taylor, Virginia Cooper Westall, 1921-
Collection Size: 6 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box (2.8 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Writings, correspondence, printed matter, photographs, and maps, relating to the American Expeditionary Force to Siberia during the Russian Civil War. Includes a book-length typescript study. Also includes extensive transcripts of reminiscences by General Robert L. Eichelberger, relating to his early military service in Siberia and elsewhere, and to his recollections of General Douglas MacArthur during World War II and the Korean War.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: English

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Virginia Cooper Westall Taylor papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2000.

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/Historical Note

American historian.

Scope and Content of Collection

Writings, correspondence, printed matter, photographs, and maps, relating to the American Expeditionary Force to Siberia during the Russian Civil War. Includes a book-length typescript study. Also includes extensive transcripts of reminiscences by General Robert L. Eichelberger, relating to his early military service in Siberia and elsewhere, and to his recollections of General Douglas MacArthur during World War II and the Korean War.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
MacArthur Douglas, 1880-1964.
United States. Army. American Expeditionary Forces.
World War, 1939-1945 Campaigns Pacific Ocean.
Korean War, 1950-1953.
Siberia (Russia) History Revolution, 1917-1921.
Soviet Union History Allied intervention, 1918-1920.
Eichelberger, Robert L.