Overview of the John Landers photographs

Finding aid prepared by Jessica Yu
Hoover Institution Library and Archives
© 2023
434 Galvez Mall
Stanford University
Stanford, CA 94305-6003

Title: John Landers photographs
Date (inclusive): 1940s
Collection Number: 2022C45
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material: In English
Physical Description: 1 manuscript box, 1 oversize box (1.75 Linear Feet)
Creator: Landers, John
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives


The collection is open for research; materials must be requested in advance via our reservation system. If there are audiovisual or digital media material in the collection, they must be reformatted before providing access.


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Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 2022.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], John Landers photographs, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

Biographical Note


Scope and Content of Collection

Includes one photograph album and loose photographs taken during the 1940s; photographs include images of San Francisco architecture and scenery, naval facilities in San Bruno, California, naval officers relaxing, dancers, boxers, the Stanford University campus, and a naval parade in San Francisco. Also includes photographs of Navy Admiral William Frederick Halsey.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Navies -- Officers
Navy-yards and naval stations -- United States
San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.)
Photograph albums
Halsey, William F. (William Frederick), 1882-1959
Stanford University


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box 1

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box 2

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