Preliminary Inventory to the Kostas Kouvaras Papers, 1944-1947

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Preliminary Inventory to the Kostas Kouvaras Papers, 1944-1947

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives staff
Encoded by:
James Lake
© 1998 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Kostas Kouvaras Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1944-1947
Collection Number: 79006
Creator: Kouvaras, Kostas
Extent: 1 manuscript box (0.4 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Reports and transcriptions of radio messages, relating to activities of the Greek resistance organization EAM-ELAS during World War II. Includes reports by German, Greek collaborationists, and EAM-ELAS officials, and a statement by K. Kouvaras relating to the origins of the Greek Civil War. Photocopy.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Language: English and Greek.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Kostas Kouvaras papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Biographical/Historical Note

First lieutenant, United States Army; head, Office of Strategic Services Pericles Mission to Greece, 1944-1945.

Access Points

Ethnikon Apeleutherotikon Metopon.
Hellenikos Laikos Apeleutherotikos Stratos.
United States. Office of Strategic Services.
Secret service--United States.
World War, 1939-1945.
World War, 1939-1945--Collaborationists.
World War, 1939-1945--Greece.
World War, 1939-1945--Secret service.
World War, 1939-1945--Underground movements.
Greece.
Greece--History--Civil War, 1944-1949.
United States--Armed Forces.


Container List

Box 1 , Folder 1

Report on Pericles Mission by Lt. (JG) Carl Devoe, United States Naval Reserve, Labor Desk, SI-0-0SS, 1944 August 25

Folder 2

Field report by 1st. Lt. Costa G. Kouvaras (Pericles Mission), Labor Section, SI

Folder 3

German Situation Report, General Headquarters, 22nd XXII Mountain Army, 1944 July 8

Folder 4

Pericles Mission mailed reports from inside Greece during occupation

Folder 5

Radio messages from Pericles Mission to the OSS office in Cairo

Folder 6

Radio messages from the Cairo office of the OSS to the Pericles Mission in the Greek mountains

Folder 7

Reports by Costa G. Kouvaras to the OSS Athens office, after the liberation of Greece (sorted by month to 1945 July)

Folder 8

Daily ELAS (Greek Guerrilla Army) reports of the military situation

Folder 9

EAM-ELAS reports on German atrocities

Folder 10

EAM-ELAS reports on the situation under occupation

Folder 11

Reports from the Greek Quisling government

Folder 12

EAM-ELAS appeals, 1944 December

Folder 13

Statement made by Costa G. Kouvaras before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, 1947 March 31