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  • Location of Originals
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Title: Weldon Emmerson Rhoades diaries
    Date (inclusive): 1942-1946
    Collection Number: 79045
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 2 manuscript boxes (0.8 Linear Feet)
    Abstract: Relates to American civilian air transportation under military contract during World War II, and to activities of the headquarters of General Douglas MacArthur in the Pacific Theater. Photocopy.
    Creator: Rhoades, Weldon E., 1906-
    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 1979.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Weldon Emmerson Rhoades diaries, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

    Location of Originals

    Originals in possession of: W. E. Rhoades.

    Biographical/Historical Note

    Colonel, United States Army; personal pilot to General Douglas MacArthur, 1944-1946.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Relates to American civilian air transportation under military contract during World War II, and to activities of the headquarters of General Douglas MacArthur in the Pacific Theater. Photocopy.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations
    World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean
    Officers
    World War, 1939-1945 -- Transportation
    United States. Army
    MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964