Overview of the George Adam Lange papers

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Title: George Adam Lange papers
Date (inclusive): 1923-1969
Collection Number: 79010
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 2 manuscript boxes (0.8 Linear Feet)
Abstract: Orders, reports, correspondence, memorabilia, and photographs, relating to American naval operations, especially in the Pacific Theater during World War II, and to Franklin D. Roosevelt.
Creator: Lange, George Adam, 1903-1977
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives

Access

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Publication Rights

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Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 1979.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], George Adam Lange papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

Biographical Note

Rear admiral, United States Navy; executive officer, presidential yacht Potomac, and aide to President Franklin D. Roosevelt, 1940-1942; navigator and executive officer, U.S.S. Columbia, 1942-1945.

Scope and Content of Collection

Orders, reports, correspondence, memorabilia, and photographs, relating to American naval operations, especially in the Pacific Theater during World War II, and to Franklin D. Roosevelt.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean
Officers
United States. Navy
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945
Columbia (Cruiser)
Potomac (Yacht)

 

Declassified U.S. government records 1952

Scope and Contents note

Formerly security-classified records of the U.S. government. Arranged chronologically by date of release by Hoover
box 2

2011 September release of record 1952

Scope and Contents note

U.S. Atlantic Fleet Amphibious Force movement order
 

Rest of collection not yet described