Register of the Delos Carleton Emmons papers
Finding aid prepared by Hoover Institution Library and Archives Staff
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Title: Delos Carleton Emmons papers
Date (inclusive): 1904-1951
Collection Number: 69019
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material:
1 manuscript box
(0.4 Linear Feet)
Abstract: Correspondence, reports, and orders, relating to the U.S. military mission to Great Britain in 1940, and to U.S. troops stationed
in Hawaii and on the U.S. Pacific coast during World War II.
Emmons, Delos C. (Delos Carleton), 1888-1965
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Acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 1969.
[Identification of item], Delos Carleton Emmons Papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.
Subjects and Indexing Terms
World War, 1939-1945 -- Hawaii
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States
World War, 1939-1945 -- Great Britain
United States. Air Force
Correspondence: Official and unofficial, 1939-1948 (including papers regarding relinquishment of Western Defense Command).
Correspondence: Appointments - Retirement, 1904-1951.
Orders of Emmons' (personal, special, general).
Correspondence: miscellaneous, unofficial and official (list of persons included in front of folder; includes Nimitz, Chester
W.; Hurley, Patrick; Eisenhower, Dwight D.; Stimson, Henry L; Spruance, Raymond A.; Woodring, Harry; Wei, Li-huang; Symington,
W. Stuart; Lattimore, Owen; Rickenbacker, Eddie; Richardson, Robert C.
Miscellaneous notes (29 pp.) on U.S. Military Mission to the United Kingdom (1940), headed by Emmons.
Midway Island - Official Reports (confidential, secret) and two letters regarding Midway.
Report on National Defense Agencies: use of Army Air Force (30 pp.). Prepared about 1939?
Telegrams: Official 1942-46, military matters, martial law in Hawaii.
Marshall, Gen. George C. - correspondence from Marshall, 1940-44.
b. Appointment - congratulations
c. Decorations and commendations
Correspondence - clippings
Martial Law in Hawaii.
Correspondence - miscellanea
Martial Law in Hawaii.
Correspondence and notes re Emmons' departure from Hawaii.