Preliminary Inventory of the William J. Losh Papers

Prepared by Ronald Bulatoff
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Phone: (650) 723-3563
Fax: (650) 725-3445
Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
© 2004
Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Preliminary Inventory of the William J. Losh Papers

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
Prepared by:
Ronald Bulatoff
Date Completed:
2004
Encoded by:
Lisa Miller
© 2004 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: William J. Losh papers,
Date (inclusive): 1917-1967
Collection number: 75023
Creator: Losh, William J., 1896-1973
Extent: 6 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box, 1 album box (3.4 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Diaries, correspondence, photographs, memorabilia, and printed matter, relating to the American Ambulance Service in France and Albania during World War I; the Polish legation in the United States, 1920-1921; Polish ambassador Casimir Lubomirski; the John Scopes trial in Dayton, Tennessee, 1925; and American politics during the Harding and Coolidge administrations.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Writings of W. J. Losh may not be published in whole or in part without permission of Mrs. W. J. Losh.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], William J. Losh papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Biographical Note

American journalist; member, American Ambulance Service, 1917-1919; secretary, Polish legation in the United States, 1920-1921.

Scope and Content Note

Diaries, correspondence, photographs, memorabilia, and printed matter, relating to the American Ambulance Service in France and Albania during World War I; the Polish legation in the United States, 1920-1921; Polish ambassador Casimir Lubomirski; the John Scopes trial in Dayton, Tennessee, 1925; and American politics during the Harding and Coolidge administrations.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the repository's online public access catalog.

Subjects

Lubomirski, Casimir.
Scopes, John.
American Field Service.
United States. Army. Ambulance Service.
World War, 1914-1918--Medical care.
Poland--Foreign relations--United States.
United States--Foreign relations--Poland.
World War, 1914-1918--Medical care.
United States--Politics and government--1921-1923.
United States--Politics and government--1923-1929.

Occupations

Journalists.


Container List

Box 1

American Ambulance Service

 

1916-1919

 

1917-1963

 

1917-1969

 

1920-1966

 

American Field Service

 

General, 1917-1964

 

Scholarships, 1948-1949

 

Arm strap and identification tags, n.d.

 

Biographical file, 1916-1964

Box 2

Clippings, 1916-1918

 

Correspondence

 

General

 

1919-1924

 

1925-1968

 

Lee, John, 1939

 

Losh, Frank A. (father), 1917-1919

 

Losh, Frank, Mrs. (mother)

 

1917

 

February-June

 

July-December

 

1918

 

January-July

Box 3

August-December

 

1919

 

Diaries, 1917-1918

 

French Army, 1917-1920

 

Invitations, certificates, business cards, 1920-1930

Box 4

Invitations, certificates, business cards, 1920-1930

 

Knickerbocker Theater disaster, 1922 January

 

Lubomirski, Casimir, 1919-1920

 

Maps, 1901-1918

Box 5

Maps, 1901-1918

 

Moutoux, John, 1926-1970

 

Photographs, n.d.

 

Polish Legation in Washington, D.C., 1920-1926

Box 6

Stanford University, 1915-1950

 

United Press, 1924-1971

 

U.S. Army Ambulance Service Association, 1941

 

World War I, 1914-1925

 

Miscellany, 1923-1924

Box 7

Photo album depicting people and scenes in Europe and the Middle East, 1917-1918

 

Scrapbooks

 

William Losh's activities as United Press journalist, 1923-1925

 

Various materials relating to William Losh, 1925-1973