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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Access Points
  • Biographical Note

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Tracy Barrett Kittredge Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1910-1957
    Collection number: 60017
    Creator: Kittredge, Tracy Barrett
    Extent: 51 manuscript boxes, 6 envelopes (21.5 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Correspondence, reports, writings, notes, and clippings, relating to the Commission for Relief in Belgium, 1914-1924; the Paris Peace Conference, 1919; the controversy between Admiral W. S. Sims and Secretary of the Navy Josephus Daniels, 1919-1920; the League of Red Cross Societies, 1920-1931; and American naval operations in World War II.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information


    Collection open for research.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Tracy Barrett Kittredge papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Access Points

    Daniels, Josephus, 1862-1948.
    Sims, William Sowden, 1858-1936.
    Commission for Relief in Belgium (1914-1930)
    League of Red Cross Societies.
    United States. Navy--Officers.

    Biographical Note

    1891 Born, Baker, Oregon
    1914-17 Member and director, Educational Fund, Commission for Relief in Belgium
    1917-19 Staff of Admiral William S. Sims, United States Naval Headquarters in Europe
    1919 Staff, Supreme Economic Council, Paris Peace Conference
    1920-31 Staff, League of Red Cross Societies
    1921 Author, Certain Naval Lessons of the Great War
    1931-42 Assistant Director, Social Sciences Division, Rockefeller Foundation, European Office, Paris
    1942-46 Staff of Admiral Harold R. Stark, American Naval Headquarters, London
    1946-54 Senior Naval member, Historical Section, Joint Chiefs of Staff
    1946 Author, U.S.-British Naval Cooperation