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  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Accruals
  • Biographical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Title: Robert H. Adleman papers
    Date (inclusive): 1939-1970
    Collection Number: 72075
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 17 manuscript boxes, 1 envelope, 28 sound tape reels (10.1 linear feet)
    Abstract: Correspondence, questionnaires, transcripts of interviews, drafts of writings, galleys, research notes, sound tape reels, photographs, and maps relating primarily to the First Special Service Force (composed of American and Canadian troops) and its operations in Italy and Southern France during World War II. Used as research material for the books by R. H. Adleman, The Devil's Brigade, Rome Fell Today, and The Champagne Campaign.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Adleman, Robert H., 1919-1995.

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    Use copies of some sound recordings in this collection are available for immediate access. To listen to other sound recordings or to view videos, films, or digital files during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Robert H. Adleman papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1972.

    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

    1919 May 7 Born, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    1937-1939 Student, Rutgers University
    1941-1945 U.S. Army Air Forces Received Air Medal and Presidential Unit Citation
    1948 LL. B., Temple University
    1966 Author, The Devil's Brigade
    1968 Author, Rome Fell Today
    1969 Author, The Champagne Campaign
    1970 Author, The Bloody Benders
    1995 Died

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Correspondence, questionnaires, transcripts of interviews, drafts of writings, galleys, research notes, sound tape reels, photographs, and maps relating primarily to the First Special Service Force (composed of American and Canadian troops) and its operations in Italy and Southern France during World War II. Used as research material for the books by R. H. Adleman, The Devil's Brigade, Rome Fell Today, and The Champagne Campaign.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Allied Forces. Special Service Force, 1st.
    World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--France.
    World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy.
    Anzio, Battle of, Anzio, Italy, 1944
    Audiotapes.