Preliminary Inventory of the Robert Charlwood Richardson Papers, 1917-1954

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Preliminary Inventory of the Robert Charlwood Richardson Papers, 1917-1954

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
Processed by:
The Hoover Institution Archives staff
Encoded by:
Brooke Dykman Dockter
© 2000 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Robert Charlwood Richardson, Jr. Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1917-1954
Collection Number: 68029
Creator: Richardson, Robert C. (Robert Charlwood) 1882-1954
Collection Size: 71 manuscript boxes (28.4 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, bulletins, directives, maps, and photographs, relating to American military operations in the Pacific Theater during World War II.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Robert Charlwood Richardson Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1968.

Accruals

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Access Points

United States. Army--Officers.
World War, 1914-1918.
World War, 1939-1945.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Ocean.
World War, 1939-1945--Hawaii.
Hawaii.
United States--Armed Forces.


Container List

Box 1-2

American Expeditionary Forces, 1917-1919

Box 3

Summary of information, second section, general headquarters, American Expeditionary Forces, 1917 October-1918 November

Box 4

Press review - second section, general staff, general headquarters, American Expeditionary Forces, 1917 December-1918 September

Box 5

Orders, bulletins and memoranda

 

Volumes 1 and 2, 1921-1922

Box 6

Volume 3, 1921-1922

 

Prepared in G-1 Headquarters Philippine Department

 

1921 March-July

 

1921 June-1922 September

Box 7

Military books and pamphlets mostly pertaining to World War I

Box 8

Ecole Supérieure de Guerre, Paris

 

No. 1

Box 9

No. 2

Box 10-11

Third Army Command. Post exercises, 1936

Box 12

Joint communications - Central Pacific area, 1940s, miscellaneous communications, 1940s, miscellaneous memoranda, speeches, addresses, and conference data

Box 13

Central Pacific Combat and Status reports

Box 14

Central Pacific Combat reports

 

Box 15-16

Military Combat reports

Box 17

COMGENPOA, CINCPOA - correspondence

Box 18

COMGENPOA - correspondence

Box 19

Central Pacific Command - correspondence

Box 20

General correspondence, 1944-1946

Box 21

Correspondence - MacArthur, McCloy, Lewis

Box 22

Central Pacific Command

 

Orders, reports, etc.

Box 23

Organization, etc.

Box 24

History of martial law in Hawaii, 1941-1945. Wartime security controls in Hawaii, 1941-1945

 

Pts. 1-5: historical survey

Box 25

Pts. 6-8

Box 26-27

Military Governor

 

Hawaii - Martial law

Box 28-29

Hawaii habeas corpus - Nos. 1 & 2

Box 30

Wartime security controls in Hawaii

Box 31

Military Governor - Hawaii - Civil Affairs

Box 32

Miscellaneous

 

VIPs, Senate, etc.

Box 33

Demobilization, Personnel in Japan

Box 34

Public Relations Bureau

Box 35-36

Saipan Incident - Nos. 1 and 2

Box 37

Personal speeches, news articles, etc.

Box 38

VII Corps - administration and photogaphs

Box 39

U.S. Air Corps and Radar

Box 40

U.S. Army Mid-Pacific

 

History of Adjutant General's Office. Artillery section and Chaplain's section

Box 41

History of chemical warfare

 

Vols. I-III

Box 42

Vols. IV, V

Box 43

History of an Engineer section

 

Vols. I, II

Box 44

Vols. III, IV

Box 45

History of an Exchange and Fiscal section

Box 46

History of the G-1 section

Box 47

History of the G-2 and G-4 sections

Box 48

History of the G-4 and G-5 sections

Box 49

History of H.Q. Commandant, appendix, and Office of the Surgeon and Ordinance Section

Box 50-51

History of Provost Marshal's Office

Box 52

History of Judge Advocate's Office, G-3, and Replacement Training Offices

Box 53

History of Public Relation, Quarter Master, and Replacement Sections

Box 54

History of Signal, Special Service, the Inspector General's and Transportation Sections

Box 55

World War II department histories

 

Vols. 1-5

Box 56

Vols. 6-10

Box 57

Vols. 11-15

Box 58

Miscellaneous materials - maps, etc.

Box 59

Miscellaneous correspondence, Navy-Army relations, notes on trip to forward area, etc.

Box 60

Correspondence, memoranda, orders, directives pertaining to Hawaii and the Pacific Ocean

Box 61

Printed material (manuals, instructions, etc.)

 

Signal Corps photographs

 

General Richardson's office in Hawaii (1 album)

 

General Richardson's residence, Fort Shafter (1 album)

 

Pearl Harbor and Pacific Islands World War II (1 album)

Box 62

Pacific Islands - World War II (1 album)

 

Army University Center, Oahu; Schofield barracks (1 album)

 

General Richardson's miscellaneous photographs

 

Box 63

Correspondence in the 1940s (folders numbered 1-2201)

 

1-300

Box 64

301-550

Box 65

551-800

Box 66

801-950

Box 67

951-1100

Box 68

1101-1300

Box 69

1301-1500

Box 70

1501-1800

Box 71

1801-2201