Overview of the Darius Alton Davis papers

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Overview of the Darius Alton Davis papers

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2008
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by David Sun.
© 2008 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

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.
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Publication Rights

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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.