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  • Title: Joseph Earle Jacobs papers
    Date (inclusive): 1909-1971
    Collection Number: 69071
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 3 manuscript boxes (1.2 linear feet)
    Abstract: Writings, correspondence, reports, and printed matter relating to varied aspects of American diplomacy, and especially reconstruction in Korea and mutual security programs in Europe after World War II, the Italian communist movement, the Philippine independence movement, and the Shanghai riot of May 30, 1925.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Jacobs, Joseph E., 1893-1971.

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Joseph Earle Jacobs papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1969.

    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 catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Biographical Note

    1893 October 31 Born, Johnston, South Carolina
    1913 A.B., College of Charleston
    1915 November 5 Student interpreter in China and detailed to Peking
    1917-1918 Vice Consul, Foochow
    1918 Vice Consul and interpreter, Shanghai
    1918-1925 American Assessor, International Mixed Court, Shanghai
    1919-1920 Judge, Consular Court, District of Shanghai
    1921 Appointed Consul
    1924 Reclassified as foreign service officer
    1925 May-December Administrative Consul, Shanghai
    1926 Technical Adviser to American Commissioner on Extraterritorial Jurisdiction in China
    1926-1928 Consul, Yumanfu, China
    1928-1930 Consul, Shanghai
    1929 December-1930 February Representative of American Minister to China in negotiations with regard to the Provisional Court, Shanghai
    1930 August 23 Married Elizabeth McNutt
    1930-1934 Duty, Far Eastern Division, Department of State
    1935-1936 Foreign Service Inspector
    1936-1940 Chief, Office of Philippine Affairs, Department of State
    1937 Member, Joint Committee of Experts on Philippine Affairs
    1940-1945 Counselor of Legation, Cairo, Egypt
    1945 January Attached to Political Adviser, Allied Headquarters, Mediterranean Command, Caserta, Italy
    1945 May-1946 November American Representative to Albania
    1947-1948 Political Adviser to the Commanding General in Korea
    1947 November Career Minister, U.S. Foreign Service
    1948 Adviser, Far Eastern Affairs, 3rd session of the General Assembly of the United Nations, Paris
    1948-1949 U.S. Ambassador to Czechoslovakia
    1949 Awarded Patriotic Civilian Service Medal by Department of the Army
    1949-1955 Minister to American Embassy, Rome - special assistant for Mutual Defense Assistant Program
    1953 LL.D., College of Charleston
    1955-1957 U.S. Ambassador to Poland
    1971 Died

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Writings, correspondence, reports, and printed matter relating to varied aspects of American diplomacy, and especially reconstruction in Korea and mutual security programs in Europe after World War II, the Italian communist movement, the Philippine independence movement, and the Shanghai riot of May 30, 1925.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Communism--Italy.
    Nationalism--Philippines.
    Reconstruction (1939-1951)--Korea (South)
    Textile Workers' Strike, Shanghai, China, 1925.
    United States--Foreign relations.
    United States. Department of State.
    Diplomats--United States.