Overview of the Chester Wells Purington report

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Title: Chester Wells Purington report
Date: 1921
Collection Number: YY412
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1 item (1 folder) (0.1 linear feet)
Abstract: Relates to political and economic conditions in eastern Siberia, and to Japanese intervention in that area, during the period 1918-1921. Report submitted to the United States State Department and United States Army Military Intelligence Division. Typed transcript. Also available on microfilm (1 reel).
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Purington, Chester Wells, 1871-

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Chester Wells Purington report, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives.

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Alternate Forms Available

Also available on microfilm (1 reel).

Biographical Note

American mining engineer.

Scope and Content of Collection

Relates to political and economic conditions in eastern Siberia, and to Japanese intervention in that area, during the period 1918-1921. Report submitted to the United States State Department and United States Army Military Intelligence Division. Typed transcript.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Siberia (Russia)--History--Revolution, 1917-1921.
Japan--Armed Forces--Soviet Union
Soviet Union--History--Allied intervention, 1918-1920.