Inventory of the Paul E. Peabody papers

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Title: Paul E. Peabody papers
Date (inclusive): 1917-1959
Collection Number: 73091
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 2 manuscript boxes, 2 oversize boxes, 1 oversize folder (1.7 Linear Feet)
Abstract: Correspondence, orders, citations, and commendations, relating to American military intelligence operations, military liaison with Great Britain and Mexico, and occupation of Japan after World War II.
Creator: Peabody, Paul E., 1892-
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 1973.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Paul E. Peabody papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

Biographical Note

Brigadier general, United States Army; military attaché to Great Britain, 1943-1944, and Mexico, 1948-1950; chief of military intelligence, 1945-1946.

Scope and Content of Collection

Correspondence, orders, citations, and commendations, relating to American military intelligence operations, military liaison with Great Britain and Mexico, and occupation of Japan after World War II.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Officers
Secret service -- United States
Military government
Japan -- History -- Allied occupation, 1945-1952
World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service
Military attachés
Great Britain -- Military relations -- United States
Mexico -- Military relations -- United States
United States -- Military relations -- Great Britain
United States -- Military relations -- Mexico
United States. Army
United States. War Department. Military Intelligence Division

box 1

Scrapbook 1912-1927

box 1

Scrapbook 1926-1934

box 2

Scrapbook 1934-1940

 

Scrapbook 1940-1959

box 3

Scrapbook 1948-1950

 

Certificates

Scope and Contents note

Originally located in 1940-1959 scrapbook.
drawer I07

Oversize certificates

Scope and Contents note

Originally located in 1940-1959 scrapbook.