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Register of the Tracy Barrett Kittredge Papers, 1910-1957
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  • Title: Tracy Barrett Kittredge Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1910-1957
    Collection Number: 60017
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 51 manuscript boxes, 6 envelopes (21.5 linear feet)
    Abstract: Correspondence, reports, writings, notes, and clippings, relating to the Commission for Relief in Belgium, 1914-1924; the Paris Peace Conference, 1919; the controversy between Admiral W. S. Sims and Secretary of the Navy Josephus Daniels, 1919-1920; the League of Red Cross Societies, 1920-1931; and American naval operations in World War II. Digital copies of select records also available at https://digitalcollections.hoover.org. 
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Kittredge, Tracy Barrett


    Collection open for research. Digital copies of select records also available at https://digitalcollections.hoover.org. 
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items, computer media, and digital files. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos, films, or digital files during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all material is immediately accessible.

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    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Alternate Forms Available

    Digital copies of select records also available at https://digitalcollections.hoover.org. 

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Tracy Barrett Kittredge papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Biographical Note

    1891 Born, Baker, Oregon
    1914-17 Member and director, Educational Fund, Commission for Relief in Belgium
    1917-19 Staff of Admiral William S. Sims, United States Naval Headquarters in Europe
    1919 Staff, Supreme Economic Council, Paris Peace Conference
    1920-31 Staff, League of Red Cross Societies
    1921 Author, Certain Naval Lessons of the Great War
    1931-42 Assistant Director, Social Sciences Division, Rockefeller Foundation, European Office, Paris
    1942-46 Staff of Admiral Harold R. Stark, American Naval Headquarters, London
    1946-54 Senior Naval member, Historical Section, Joint Chiefs of Staff
    1946 Author, U.S.-British Naval Cooperation

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Commission for Relief in Belgium (1914-1930)
    Daniels, Josephus, 1862-1948.
    League of Red Cross Societies.
    Sims, William Sowden, 1858-1936.
    United States. Navy--Officers.