Preliminary Inventory to the Robert Wallace Berry Papers, 1932-1976

Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
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Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Preliminary Inventory to the Robert Wallace Berry Papers, 1932-1976

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
© 1999 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Robert Wallace Berry Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1932-1976
Collection number: 75097
Creator: Berry, Robert Wallace, 1898-
Collection Size: 4 manuscript boxes (1.6 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Memoirs, reports, printed matter, and photographs, relating to American naval operations in World Wars I and II, and to the administration of the United States Department of Defense under Secretary of Defense James Forrestal.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection open for research.

Publication Rights

For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Robert Wallace Berry Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Access Points

Forrestal, James, 1892-1949.
United States. Dept. of Defense.
United States. Navy--Officers.
Civil defense.
World War, 1914-1918.
World War, 1914-1918--Naval operations.
World War, 1939-1945.
World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations.
United States--Armed Forces.
United States--Military policy.


Container List

Box 1

Unpublished autobiography

Box 2

Roster of U.S. Asiatic Fleet, 1 April 1932

 

Report of investigation of Navy public relations, Hawaiian Area, 22 February 1942 to 19 March 1952

 

Censorship in World War II, including the Roberts Commission report on the Pearl Harbor attack; regulations and directives for war correspondents attached to the Army, Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard; code of wartime practices for American press and broadcasters; and miscellaneous censorship material

 

Reports of cruise of attack transport USS William K. Biddle (APA-8) from Pearl Harbor to Leyte, P.I., 1944

 

First report of the secretary of defense, 1948

 

First annual report on civil defense for the city of Los Angeles, 1951

 

Report on Operation Doorstep by the AEC, Yucca Flat, Nevada, 17 March 1953

 

Report on home shelters, USCDA, July 1953

 

National Security Industrial Association, brief pictorial report and NSIA in Perspective,June 1975

 

NSIA annual reports for 1948, 1958, 1967, 1968, and 1969, with list of dinner guests

Box 3

Book, in Japanese, by Cmdr Sadeo Seno, MSDF, on the cruise of the Japanese Training Squadron

 

Four color slides of the launch of Apollo XI, 16 July 1969, taken by donor

 

Public relations in the national military establishment and related studies, 1947-1948

 

Bicentennial file, 1975-1976

Box 4

Photo album no. 2

 

Foreword to R. W. Berry's autobiography by Gen. A. C. Wedemeyer, January 1978