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Inventory of the Curtis W. Tarr Papers, 1963-1988
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Access Points

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Curtis W. Tarr Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1963-1988
    Collection Number: 74089
    Creator: Tarr, Curtis W., 1924-
    Collection Size: 19 manuscript boxes (7.6 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    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.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information


    Collection is 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

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Curtis W. Tarr papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1974.


    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 online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Access Points

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