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Inventory of the William Liscum Borden papers
2019C22  
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  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Accruals
  • Biographical note
  • Scope and Content of the Collection

  • Title: William Liscum Borden papers
    Date: 1942-1985
    Collection Number: 2019C22
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 2 manuscript boxes (0.6 linear foot)
    Abstract: Correspondence, memoirs, other writings, and printed matter, relating to nuclear weapons and to the security case of J. Robert Oppenheimer.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Borden, William Liscum, 1920-1985

    Access

    The collection is open for research; materials must be requested at least two business days in advance of intended use.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], William Liscum Borden Papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Archives

    Acquisition Information

    Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2018.

    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

    Executive director, United States Congress Joint Committee on Atomic Energy.

    Scope and Content of the Collection

    The William Liscum Borden papers include correspondence, memoirs, other writings, and printed matter related to nuclear weapons and to the security case of J. Robert Oppenheimer. William Borden was a close collaborator of Edward Teller and a specialist in nuclear deterrence.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Oppenheimer, J. Robert, 1904-1967
    Nuclear weapons.