Inventory of the Curtis W. Tarr papers

Finding aid prepared by Hoover Institution Library and Archives Staff
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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.


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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




General. Bound volumes of typewritten transcripts

box 1

1964 January-1965 June

box 2

1965 July-1967 June

box 3

1967 July-1968 December

box 4

1969 January-1970 June

box 5

1970 July-1971 June

box 6

1971 July-1972 June

box 7

1972 July-1973 June

box 8

1973 July-December

box 9

1974 January-December

box 10

1975 January-1976 June

box 11

1976 July-1977 June

box 12

1977 July-1978 June

box 13

1978 July-1979 December

box 14

1980 January-December

box 15

1981 January-1982 June

box 16

1982 July-1984 June

box 17

1984 July-1986 December

box 18

1987 January-1988 June


Trips. Notebooks


Orient 1970


London 1971

box 19

Europe 1971


South East Asia 1972


Printed matter