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Preliminary Inventory to the Robert Tryon Frederick Papers, 1928-1967
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Robert Tryon Frederick papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1928-1967
    Collection Number: 68009
    Creator: Frederick, Robert Tryon, 1907-1970
    Extent: 8 manuscript boxes, 1 album box, 3 envelopes, 3 motion picture film reels(3.8 linear feet)
    Collection number: 68009
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Physical location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Abstract: Correspondence, diaries, writings, memoranda, photographs, and motion picture film, relating to operations of the First Special Service Force in Italy and France during World War II, and to the American Military Mission to Greece in 1951.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information


    Collection open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films 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 audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    Manuscript by Martin Blumenson, entitled From Salerno to Cassino (in Box 7) may not be reproduced without permission of the Office of the Chief of Military History, United States Army.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Robert Tryon Frederick Papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Access Points

    First Special Service Force.
    United States. Army--Officers.
    United States. Military Mission to Greece.
    World War, 1939-1945.
    World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--France.
    World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy.
    United States--Armed Forces.


    Major general, United States Army; commanding general, First Special Service Force, 1942-1944; head, Military Mission to Greece, 1951.