Overview of the Weldon Emmerson Rhoades diaries

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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

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Use

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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