Register of the Millard Preston Goodfellow papers

Finding aid prepared by Grace M. Hawes
Hoover Institution Library and Archives
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Title: Millard Preston Goodfellow papers
Date (inclusive): 1941-1967
Collection Number: 69085
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 5 manuscript boxes, 2 envelopes (2.3 Linear Feet)
Abstract: Correspondence, reports, printed matter, and photographs, relating to Office of Strategic Services operations in North Africa and the Far East during World War II, and to postwar reconstruction in Korea. Digital copies of select records also available at 
Creator: Goodfellow, Millard Preston, 1892-1973
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives


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.


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Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 1969.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Millard Preston Goodfellow papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

Alternate Forms Available

Digital copies of select records also available at 

Biographical Note

1892, May 22 Born, Brooklyn, New York
1907 Reporter, Brooklyn Eagle
1932-1938 President, publisher, and trustee, Brooklyn Daily Eagle
1942-1946 Deputy Director, Office of Strategic Services (OSS)
1946 Political advisor to Commanding General, Korea

Subjects and Indexing Terms

World War, 1939-1945
World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service
Reconstruction (1939-1951) -- Korea
United States. Army
United States. Office of Strategic Services



Arrangement Statement

Arranged alphabetically by name of correspondent.
box 1

General 1948-1949


Unidentified 1942-1964


Billinghurst, R. D. W. 1942


Bunce, Arthur C. 1950


Bunker, Laurence 1951


Bush, Vannevar 1942


Chae Byong Dock 1950


Chang, John M. 1949-1950


Chang Kee Young 1950-1954


Chesapeake & Potomac Telephone Co. 1944


Chey Soon Ju 1949-1954


Chun Yong Soon 1949


Coleman, Larry A., Jr. 1942


Cory, Ralph 1942


Dolan, Mrs. Thomas 1942


Donnelly, Dixon 1966


Dubler, R. A. 1954


Eifler, Carl F. 1942


Engels, Lorraine E. 1949


Ensign-Bickford Co. 1942


Equitable Trust Co. 1951


Ferris, General B. G. 1943


Firth Sterling, Inc. 1954


Funk, Alvin L. 1949


Gellatly, J. A. 1942


Girdwood, D. R. 1954


Grombach, J. V. n.d.


Hahn Soon Kyo 1942


Hodge, John R. 1946-1947


Hong Myung Ki 1954


Hoyt, Palmer, Jr. 1946


Hull, Cordell 1943


Hunter, J. H. 1942


Immigration and Naturalization Service 1953


Johnson, President Lyndon 1967


Joy, Jason S. 1948-1949


Kayfetz, Victor 1954


Kennard, R. P. 1954


Kim, R. S. 1946


Kim, W. P. 1950


Koo Chang Seok 1949


Kraemer, Elmer C. 1946


Kyong Ai Lee 1951


Lady, Harold W. 1949


Latson, Almet R., Jr. 1942


Lemnitzer, L. L. 1959


Lewitt, Albert W. 1954


Limb, Ben C. 1950


Liu Chieh 1942


Longwell, A. L. 1946


Luce, Henry R. 1947


Luckett, H. B. 1954


McCloy, John J. 1966


McDowell, C. S. 1953-1954


Morane, M. Robert 1953


Myung Ki Hong 1954


Namkoong, David Y. 1950


Neris International, Inc. 1954


Newmark, Howard 1948


Oliver, Robert T. 1951


Pack Sang-Kyu 1946


Pak, Ki Hyo 1946


Pak Yung Chong 1948


Pakistan Embassy, Washington, D.C. 1954


Pramoj, M. R. Seni 1942


Price, Harry B. 1942


Pyun, Y. T. 1954


Remington Arms Co. 1942


Rhee, Francesca (Mrs. Syngman) 1950-1964


Rhee, Syngman 1945-1965


Riggs National Bank 1951


Roberts, Rankin 1946


Rostow, Walt W. 1961-1967


Ryang, Dr. S. T. 1950-1951


Sae Sun Kim 1950-1954

box 2

Shaffi, L. 1954


Shepardson, Whitney H. 1960


Smith, Russell B. 1946


Smith, W. T., Jr. 1946


Solberg, Bob 1941-1954


Staggers, John 1953


Steck, Ernest E. 1946


Stilwell, Joseph W. 1945


Tolstoy, Beatrice 1942


Tolstoy, Ilia 1942-1943


United Nations 1953


United States. Department of State. Passport Division 1942


United States. Department of the Army 1951


Upton, T. Graydon 1954


Warlick, H. O., Jr. 1954


Warner, Langdon 1949


Washington Post 1947


Werner, A. P. 1942


West, Esther I. 1945


Williams, Justin 1953-1954


Woo Pyung Kim 1950


Wood, C. Tyler 1953


Woolley, Herbert 1948


Woonkyung, Nancy 1953


Yau, C. F. 1949


Yim, Louise 1946-1949


Yoo, Chang S. 1954


Yoon, Hogan 1952


You Chan Yang 1953


Young Han Choo 1953


SUBJECT FILE 1942-1967

Scope and Contents

Memoranda, reports, and printed material arranged alphabetically by title or subject.
box 2

Baillie, Hugh


Balkan countries


Biographical material


Bishop, Max W.




Dalai Lama, Tibet


DeYoung, Henry C.


Gauss, Clarence


Grombach, John V.


Harris, Frederick Brown 1947


Kim (Chief of Korean Air Force)


Knowland, William






Memoranda, reports


Newspaper clippings


Printed material

box 3

Ministry of Foreign Affairs


Rehabilitation and relief


Terrain handbook (U.S. Far East Command)


Korean-American Times


Korean Commission


Lattimore, Owen


Limb, Ben C.


MacArthur, General Douglas


Military District of Washington, D.C.




Mutual Defense Assistance Act of 1949


National City Bank of New York


North Africa


North, Robert


Office of Strategic Services (OSS)




January -May 1942


June 1942-1945

box 4



1941 -March 1942


April 1942 -May 1942


June -July 1942


August -December 1942




Oliver, Kenneth A.


Press releases


Psychological warfare


Rhee, Francesca


Rhee, Syngman


Ryang, Soon Tai




U.S. Department of State


U.S. War Department


Waller, Frederick


Van Item, James


War Department, Military Intelligence Division



box 5

Lecture to the Defense Intelligence School, Washington, D.C. November 17, 1967



box 5

Clippings and photos of Frederick Waller and others.



General note

See Photo card catalog.


Scope and Contents

Formerly security-classified records of the U.S. government, released in full or in part. Available as PDF files. Arranged chronologically by date of release by Hoover, thereunder by date of creation.

2010 release of records 1941-1946

box 5

2011 September release of records 1941-1946

Scope and Contents note

Consists of British Military Attache, China, report on explosives, 1941, and radiogram from Korea, 1946
box 5

2015 May release of records 1946


2018 release of records 1941-1945