Preliminary Inventory to the Lewis, Roger L. Papers, 1917-1919

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Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Preliminary Inventory to the Lewis, Roger L. Papers, 1917-1919

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
© 1999 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Lewis, Roger L. Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1917-1919
Collection number: 64004
Creator: Lewis, Roger L., d. 1936
Collection Size: 1 manuscript box, 1 envelope. (0.5 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Reports, notes, correspondence, printed matter, clippings, photographs, and memorabilia, relating to operations of the American Red Cross in Archangel, Russia.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection open for research.

Publication Rights

For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Roger L. Lewis Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Access Points

American National Red Cross.
International relief.
Soviet Union.
Russia (Federation)
Soviet Union--History--Revolution, 1917-1921--Civilian relief.
United States--Foreign relations.


Container List

 

Russian Daily News (English) 31 Aug 1917

 

Russian Newspapers (in Russian) 1918.

Physical Description: 7 copies
 

The Chicago Tribune (Paris Edition) Aug 14, 1919

 

The American Sentinel-Archangel, Russia

Additional Note

Issues of March 8, 1919, April 5, 1919.
 

G.A.F. The Gazette of the Archangel Force (English)

Additional Note

Issues of June 7 (2) and June 14, 1919.
 

The Hatchet, Tuesday, August 19, 1919

 

Thanksgiving Proclamation by Pres. Woodrow Wilson Published in Archangel, Nov. 25, 1918.

 

Letter from Embassy of the U.S.A. thanking Capt. Roger L. Lewis, A.R.C. for his work in publishing The American Sentinel.

 

Carbon copy of report of work of Red Cross, perhaps that referred to in above letter. (pages missing)

 

Letter from Brig. Genrl W.P. Richardson in thanks for The American Sentinel.

 

Report on trip to Railroad Front-April 30th, 1919 Lt. Fred Mason, A.R.C.

 

American Red Cross Mission to Russia-General Order No. 3 Sept. 23, 1918.

 

Safe conduct pass from Embas sy issued to Roger L. Lewis as special messenger. Oct. 13, 1917.

 

4 pages from notebook penciled by Roger L. Lewis (Kerensky is mentioned a number of times)

 

Letter to Roger Lewis from Geroge Creek, Dec. 22, 1917. (Committee on Public Information)

 

6 papers in Russian Contents???

Scope and Content Note

11 Newspaper clippings. One telling of capture of Roger Lewis of the Associated Press; Irvin S. Cobb the Saturday Evening Post and the Philadelphia Public Ledger. James O'Donnell Bennett and John T. McCutcheon, the Chicago Tribune, and Harry Hansen, the Chicago Daily News.
 

30 Various photographs- some photographed by American Red Cross

 

4 in offices of The American Sentinel

 

Ambassador Francis of the U.S.A. Pres. N.W. Tchoykovsky

 

Group of Ambassadors-including Francis

 

Red Cross groups. Street scenes in Archangel etc.

 

Some not identified.