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Inventory of the Frank H. Higgins Papers, 1917-1959
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  • Title: Frank H. Higgins Papers
    Date (inclusive): 1917-1959
    Collection Number: 69007
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 2 manuscript boxes, 13 scrapbooks, 2 envelopes (6.2 linear feet)
    Abstract: Correspondence, photographs, printed matter, and memorabilia, relating to American defense policy.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Higgins, Frank Henry, 1890-1973


    Collection open for research.
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    Publication Rights

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    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Frank H. Higgins Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.


    Papers and materials (1917-1959) relating to the career of Frank H. Higgins especially pertaining to his appointments as an Army Colonel, as assistant to the Chief of Ordnance, War Dept., 1942-1945; Chief of the Machinery and Equipment Section, Marshall Plan, Paris, 1949-1950; Assistant Secretary of U. S. Army 1954-1959.
    The materials were received from Mr. Frank H. Higgins, January 1969.

    General note

    The first 12 volumes include correspondence, photographs, congratulatory letters, printed matter, personal memorabilia pertaining to Mr. Higgins' career as outlined above. (The dates are close approximations)

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    United States. Army.
    United States. Dept. of the Army.
    Economic assistance, American.
    United States--Armed Forces.
    United States--Military policy.
    World War, 1939-1945.