Overview of the Everett F. Drumright Letters

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Overview of the Everett F. Drumright Letters

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: Everett F. Drumright letters
Dates: 1950-1951
Collection Number: 72019
Creator: Drumright, Everett F.
Collection Size: 1 folder (0.1 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Relates to early events of the Korean War. Addressed to John M. Allison, assistant secretary of state for Far Eastern affairs, and General William L. Roberts. The letters to J. M. Allison were written in lieu of official Embassy dispatches because of the dispersal of the American Embassy in Korea.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: In English

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Everett F. Drumright letters, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1972.

Accruals

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Biographical Note

American diplomat; counselor of mission to Korea, 1948-1950.

Scope and Content of Collection

Relates to early events of the Korean War. Addressed to John M. Allison, assistant secretary of state for Far Eastern affairs, and General William L. Roberts. The letters to J. M. Allison were written in lieu of official Embassy dispatches because of the dispersal of the American Embassy in Korea.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
United States. Dept. of State.
Korean War, 1950-1953.
Allison, John M.
Roberts, William L.


 

Unclassified records and declassified records released before 1975 1950-1951

Scope and Content Note

Letters sent by Drumright from the American embassy, Taegu and Pusan offices, and APO 8
 

Declassified records 1950

 

2011 July release of records 1950

Scope and Content Note

Letters sent by Drumright from the American embassy, Taegu office, and APO 301