Preliminary Inventory to the John Hiestand Collection, 1942-1945

Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
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© 1999
Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Preliminary Inventory to the John Hiestand Collection, 1942-1945

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: John Hiestand Collection,
Date (inclusive): 1942-1945
Collection number: 72043
Creator: Hiestand, John, collector
Extent: 1 manuscript box, 2 scrapbooks. (0.8 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Letters, conference proceedings, transcripts of radio broadcasts, propaganda leaflets, and printed matter, relating primarily to the work of the United States Office of War Information and the United States Army Psychological Warfare Branch in the Southwest Pacific, 1944-1945.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

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], John Hiestand Collection, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Access Points

United States. Army. Forces, Pacific. Psychological Warfare Branch.
United States. Office of War Information.
Propaganda, American.
World War, 1939-1945.
World War, 1939-1945--Propaganda.
World War, 1939-1945--Psychological aspects.
United States--Foreign relations.
United States--Armed Forces.


Container List

Box 1

Letter of appreciation from Brigadier General Bonner F. Fellers to Elmer Davis, Director of the Office of War Information (OWI), November 1, 1944

 

Letter from Earl M. Thacker to friends, relating his account of military rule in Hawaii Nei, April 7, 1942

 

Proceedings of the Conference of OWI Chiefs of Outposts in the Pacific Area, May 24-27, 1945, Monterey, California

 

Transcripts of broadcasts of "The Philippine Hour," an OWI radio program in the Philipplines, October 1944 - May 1945

 

OWI pamphlets

 

Special editions of the Free Philippines, August 14 and September 3, 1945

 

Printed matter

 

Souvenirs: pencil, " `I shall return' --MacArthur"; match box, "I shall return"

Volume 1 volume

Oversize Scrapbook of propaganda leaflets released in the Southwest Pacific by the Psychological Warfare Branch, U.S. Army, Pacific Area,

Volume 1 volume

"Manchoukuo, An Epic," a picture book, n.p., n.d.,