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

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Darius Alton Davis papers
    Dates: 1897-1964
    Collection Number: 2000C61
    Creator: Davis, Darius Alton.
    Collection Size: 29 manuscript boxes, 1 cubic foot box. (12.6 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Correspondence, reports, diaries, printed matter, photographs, and memorabilia, relating to charitable war work of the Young Men's Christian associations, especially with servicemen, prisoners of war and refugees in Europe during and after World Wars I and II.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: English

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    Access to audiovisual materials requires at least two weeks advance notice. Audiovisual materials include sound recordings, video recordings, and motion picture film. Hoover staff will determine whether use copies of the materials requested can be made available. Some materials may not be accessible even with advance notice. Please contact the Hoover Institution Archives for further information.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Darius Alton Davis 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

    Young Men's Christian associations World Committee staff member.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Correspondence, reports, diaries, printed matter, photographs, and memorabilia, relating to charitable war work of the Young Men's Christian associations, especially with servicemen, prisoners of war and refugees in Europe during and after World Wars I and II.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Young Men's Christian associations.
    World War, 1914-1918 War work.
    World War, 1914-1918 Prisoners and prisons.
    World War, 1914-1918 Refugees.
    World War, 1914-1918 Europe.
    World War, 1939-1945 War work.
    World War, 1939-1945 Prisoners and prisons.
    World War, 1939-1945 Refugees.
    World War, 1939-1945 Europe.