Inventory of the James H. Whitehead photograph collection

Finding aid prepared by Hoover Institution Archives Staff.
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Title: James H. Whitehead photograph collection
Collection Number: 74029
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1 envelope, 2 album boxes (0.9 linear feet)
Date (inclusive): 1918-1920
Abstract: Depicts activities of members of the American Expeditionary Forces in Siberia and the Russian Railway Service Corps, General William S. Graves, Czech and Russian military forces, and the living quarters of Tsar Nicholas II at Ekaterinburg.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Whitehead, James H., collector.

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], James H. Whitehead photograph collection, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1974.

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 activities of members of the American Expeditionary Forces in Siberia and the Russian Railway Service Corps, General William S. Graves, Czech and Russian military forces, and the living quarters of Tsar Nicholas II at Ekaterinburg.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Graves, William Sidney, 1865-1940--Pictorial works.
Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia, 1868-1918--Pictorial works.
Romanov, House of--Pictorial works.
United States. Advisory Commission of Railway Experts to Russia--Pictorial works.
United States. Army. American Expeditionary Forces--Pictorial Works.
Engineers.
Railroads--Soviet Union--Pictorial works.
Siberia (Russia)--History--Revolution, 1917-1921--Pictorial works.
Soviet Union--History--Allied intervention, 1918-1920--Pictorial works.

Envelope A, Album 1-2

About 400 photos and postcards (1 envelope and 2 albums) depicting activities of members of the A.E.F. Siberia and the Russian Railway Service Corps. Includes photos of Gen. W.S. Graves, Czech and Russian forces, the living quarters of Nicholas II at Ekaterinburg, etc.