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  • Title: James Karr Taylor typescript : Memorandum concerning the power of the president of the United States, when the United States is at peace, to employ the Navy to convoy vessels bound to a belligerent
    Date (inclusive): 1941
    Collection Number: 90083
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 1 item (24 p.) (1 folder) (0.1 Linear Feet)
    Abstract: Relates to the prospective shipment of war matériel from the United States to Great Britain under lend-lease legislation. Prepared at the request of Herbert Hoover. Includes copies of related correspondence with Herbert Hoover and former Attorney General William D. Mitchell. Photocopy.
    Creator: Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964
    Creator: Taylor, James Karr, 1908-1987
    Creator: Mitchell, William D. (William De Witt), 1874-1955
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives

    Access

    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.

    Use

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 1990.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], James Karr Taylor typescript : Memorandum concerning the power of the president of the United States, when the United States is at peace, to employ the Navy to convoy vessels bound to a belligerent, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

    Location of Originals

    Original in possession of: Sarah Taylor Cutler.

    Biographical/Historical Note

    American lawyer.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Relates to the prospective shipment of war matériel from the United States to Great Britain under lend-lease legislation. Prepared at the request of Herbert Hoover. Includes copies of related correspondence with Herbert Hoover and former Attorney General William D. Mitchell. Photocopy.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    World War, 1939-1945 -- United States
    Neutrality -- United States
    Lend-lease operations (1941-1945)
    War and emergency powers -- United States