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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Benton Weaver Decker Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1916-1980
    Collection number: 74102
    Creator: Decker, Benton Weaver, 1899-1983.
    Collection Size: 9 manuscript boxes, 2 envelopes. (3.8 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Correspondence, speeches and writings, orders, citations, memorabilia, clippings, and other printed matter, relating to U.S. occupation forces in Japan, and U.S. foreign relations in the Far East.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information


    Collection open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Benton Weaver Decker Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Access Points

    United States. Naval Base (Yokosuka, Japan)
    World War, 1939-1945.
    World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations.
    East Asia.
    East Asia--Foreign relations--United States.
    Japan--History--Allied occupation, 1945-1952.
    United States--Foreign relations.
    United States--Armed Forces.
    United States--Foreign relations--East Asia.
    United States. Navy--Officers.