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  • Title: Curtis W. Tarr papers
    Date (inclusive): 1963-1988
    Collection Number: 74089
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 19 manuscript boxes (7.6 Linear Feet)
    Abstract: Diaries, memoirs, and printed matter, relating to C. W. Tarr's experience as a soldier in World War II, his public and educational careers, American military and foreign policy and military conscription during the administrations of Presidents Richard M. Nixon and Gerald R. Ford, and the operations of Deere and Company, a multinational corporation.
    Creator: Tarr, Curtis W., 1924-2013


    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.


    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Library & Archives

    Acquisition Information

    Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 1974.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Curtis W. Tarr papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    United States -- Foreign relations -- 1969-1974
    Draft -- United States
    United States -- Military policy
    United States -- Armed Forces -- Recruiting, enlistment, etc.
    United States. Department of State
    United States. Selective Service System
    Ford, Gerald R., 1913-2006
    Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994
    United States. Defense Manpower Commission
    United States. Department of the Air Force