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Register of the Haydon L. Boatner Papers, 1932-1975.
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Series Description

Box No. 1.

Correspondence, 1932-1974.

Scope and Content Note

Arranged alphabetically by name of correspondent.
Box No. 1-2.

Writings, 1934-1966.

Scope and Content Note

Unpublished articles, printed copies of published articles, unpublished typewritten thesis, and notes by Haydon L. Boatner, arranged alphabetically by title or subject.
Box No. 2-8.

Subject File, 1932-1975.

Scope and Content Note

Biographical file, dispatches, memoranda, reports, minutes of meetings, notes, printed matter, etc., arranged alphabetically by subject.
Box No. 8.

Miscellany.

Scope and Content Note

Notes, memorabilia and clippings.

Container List

 

CORRESPONDENCE, 1932-1974

Box 1.

Bender, Roger James, 1974

 

Bergin, William E., 1943

 

Binder, L. James, 1971-1972

 

Chen, Shang, 1944

 

Chesley, Ray T., 1945

 

China, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 1932

 

Clark, Mark W., 1953

 

Collins, James L., Jr., 1974

 

Dubose, Charles G., 1945

 

Fairbank, John K., 1971

 

Ferris, B. G., 1942

 

Frank, Walter W., 1945

 

Freeman, Paul F., Jr., 1943

 

Gregory, James B., 1959

 

Hargrove, George, Jr., 1945

 

Hayer, William T., 1945

 

Houston, Robert W., 1945

 

Huffine, Fred, n.d.

 

Johnson, Harold K., 1966

 

Johnson, Nelson Trusler, 1933

 

Larson, A. V., 1945

 

Marshall, George C., 1945

 

Merrill, F. D., 1943

 

Ming, Wong Chung, 1944

 

Mitchell, John B., 1945

 

Moynahan, George F., Jr., 1945

 

The New York Times Book Review, The Editor, 1971

 

Pattison, Hal C., 1967

 

Potebnya, Orr Y., n.d.

 

Slater, V., 1944

 

Stilwell, Joseph, 1942-1944

 

Teague, Olin E., 1974

 

Tower, John G., 1970

 

Von Wechmar, Ruediger, 1963

 

Walker, Leonard F., 1974

 

Wyman, W. G., 1942

 

WRITINGS, 1934-1966

Box 1.

"Asian Teeth are Needed for Geneva Conventions," Army, January 1974. Printed photocopy.

 

"Books on Burma." An unpublished typewritten notebook, 1942

 

Comments on "Crisis Fleeting," by James H. Stone. An unpublished typewritten article, n.d.

 

"A Digest and Interpretation of the Cheng Wu Chi." An unpublished typewritten graduate thesis, 1934

 

"Koje," Saga, n.d., printed copy

 

"The Ledo Road Today." A typewritten and carbon copy draft for The Military Engineer, 1956

 

"Messages from Burma." Bound unpublished handwritten messages to officers in the field, 1942-1944

 

"Military Control of Riots at Koje-Do." An unpublished typewritten draft, n.d.

 

"Military Geography of Manchuria." Handwritten and typewritten notes on the history of the Manchu military, 1934

Box 2.

"Prisoners of War for Sale," The American Legion, August 1962. Printed copy.

 

"Truce Tent and Fighting Front." An unpublished typewritten draft, n.d.

 

"Barbara Tuchman's Stilwell and the American Experience in China. A Statement Thereon for the Record." An unpublished typewritten draft, n.d.

 

U.S. Lend-lease activities with China, 1941. Unpublished handwritten drafts.

 

SUBJECT FILE, 1932-1975

Box 2.

Biographical file

 

China-Burma-India Theater

 

Campaigns and strategy, 1941-1945

 

Notes on the draft history of the First Burma Campaign, including synopsis

 

Report on Second Burma Campaign, 1944-1945

 

Charts and maps

Box 3.

Charts and maps

 

Communications, 1942-1945

 

Japanese Operations, 1942-1945

 

Burma and Andaman Invasion Naval Operations, March 1942-April 1942. Japanese Monograph 79. Printed copy.

 

Burma Operations Record-The 15th Army Operations in Imphal Area and Withdrawal to Northern Burma. Japanese Monograph 134. Printed copy.

 

Burma Operations Record-The 33rd Army Operations. Japanese Monograph 148. Printed copy.

 

China Area Operations Record V.I. Japanese Monograph 70. Printed copy.

 

Japanese Preparation for Operations (prior to 1943). Japanese Monograph 77. Printed copy.

 

Japanese Studies in World War II (Historical Manuscript File). Japanese Monograph 57. Printed copy.

Box 4.

Medical-Health, 1942-1945

 

General

 

"Accident on Trip 595," typewritten (carbon copy) report, 1943

 

"Complete report on First Medical Training Unit," 1945. Typewritten (carbon copy) report.

 

Personnel, 1942-1945

 

General

 

"Interview with Colonel W. A. Fuller, Cav. at Ramgarh," 1945

 

Supplies, 1942-1945

 

General

 

"History of Services of Supply, China-Burma- India." An unpublished (carbon copy) typescript. 1944.

 

Training, 1942-1945

 

General

 

"History of the Ramgarh Training Center, 1942-45." Unpublished typescript carbon copy.

 

"Training of the Chinese Troops, 1942-43." An unpublished typewritten report.

 

Transportation, 1942-1945

 

General

 

"Burma, The Construction of the Ledo Road, 1944." An unpublished typewritten (carbon copy) report.

 

Troops, 1942-1945

 

General

 

1942

Box 5.

1943-1944

Box 6.

1944-1945

 

Handbook on China-United States Armed Forces in China-Burma-India. A bound volume, 1942. Printed copy.

Box 7.

Prisoners of War

 

Bibliography and notes

 

Charmatz, Jan P. and Harold M. Wit, "Repatriation of Prisoners of War and the 1949 Geneva Convention." Yale Law Journal, February 1953. Printed copy.

 

Haight, Gardiner M., "The Geneva Conventions in the Shadow War," U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings, 1968. Printed copy.

 

Hymoff, Edward, "The Day the Reds Humiliated Uncle Sam," True, 1961. Printed copy.

 

Joy, C. Turner, How Communists Negotiate. Typewritten draft of excerpt.

 

Lerch, Archer L., "The Army Reports on Prisoners of War." Reprinted from The American Mercury, 1945

 

Pamphlets

 

General

Box 8.

Geneva Conventions of August 12, 1949. Printed copy.

 

Protection of War Victims-Prisoners of War, 1949. Department of State Publication. Printed copy.

 

Termination of Captivity. Part IV, Section I. Direct Repatriation and Accommodation in Neutral Countries 1949. Printed copy.

 

United Nations Command, "Operations Instructions, Reference Enemy Prisoners of War," 1952. Printed copy.

 

Stone, Jules, "Legal Controls of International Conflict," 1954. A chapter from his published book.

 

Stilwell, Joseph W.

 

General

 

Tuchman, Barbara; Book reviews of Sand Against the Wind, and Stilwell and American Experience in China, 1911-1945, 1970.

 

MISCELLANY

Box 8.

Notes, memorabilia, newspaper clippings

 

Notes by Haydon L. Boatner on his papers at the Hoover Institution.