Preliminary Inventory of the William J. Losh papers

Finding aid prepared by Ronald Bulatoff
Hoover Institution Library and Archives
© 2004
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Stanford University
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Title: William J. Losh papers
Date (inclusive): 1917-1967
Collection Number: 75023
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 6 manuscript boxes, 3 oversize boxes, 1 album box (5.4 Linear Feet)
Abstract: Diaries, correspondence, photographs, memorabilia, and printed matter, relating to the American Ambulance Service in France and Albania during World War I; the Polish legation in the United States, 1920-1921; Polish ambassador Casimir Lubomirski; the John Scopes trial in Dayton, Tennessee, 1925; and American politics during the Harding and Coolidge administrations.
Creator: Losh, William J., 1896-1973
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives

Access

Box 10 may not be used without permission of the Archivist. The remainder of 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.

Use

Writings of W. J. Losh may not be published in whole or in part without permission of Mrs. W. J. Losh. For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], William J. Losh papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

Biographical Note

American journalist; member, American Ambulance Service, 1917-1919; secretary, Polish legation in the United States, 1920-1921.

Scope and Content Note

Diaries, correspondence, photographs, memorabilia, and printed matter, relating to the American Ambulance Service in France and Albania during World War I; the Polish legation in the United States, 1920-1921; Polish ambassador Casimir Lubomirski; the John Scopes trial in Dayton, Tennessee, 1925; and American politics during the Harding and Coolidge administrations.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

United States -- Foreign relations -- Poland
Poland -- Foreign relations -- United States
Journalists
World War, 1914-1918 -- Medical care
United States -- Politics and government -- 1923-1929
United States -- Politics and government -- 1921-1923
American Field Service
United States. Army. Ambulance Service
Lubomirski, Casimir
Scopes, John

box 1

American Ambulance Service

 

1916-1919

 

1917-1963

 

1917-1969

 

1920-1966

 

American Field Service

 

General 1917-1964

 

Scholarships 1948-1949

box 1

Arm strap and identification tags (access copies only) n.d.

Access

Originals located in Box 10 may not be used without permission of the Archivist.
box 1

Biographical file 1916-1964

box 2

Clippings 1916-1918

 

Correspondence

 

General

 

1919-1924

 

1925-1968

 

Lee, John 1939

 

Losh, Frank A. (father) 1917-1919

 

Losh, Frank, Mrs. (mother)

 

1917

 

February-June

 

July-December

 

1918

 

January-July

box 3

August-December

 

1919

 

Diaries 1917-1918

 

French Army 1917-1920

 

Invitations, certificates, business cards 1920-1930

box 4

Invitations, certificates, business cards 1920-1930

 

Knickerbocker Theater disaster 1922 January

 

Lubomirski, Casimir 1919-1920

 

Maps 1901-1918

box 5

Maps 1901-1918

 

Moutoux, John 1926-1970

 

Photographs n.d.

 

Polish Legation in Washington, D.C. 1920-1926

box 6

Stanford University 1915-1950

 

United Press 1924-1971

 

U.S. Army Ambulance Service Association 1941

 

World War I 1914-1925

 

Miscellany 1923-1924

box 7

Scrapbooks

 

William Losh's activities as United Press journalist 1923-1925

 

Various materials relating to William Losh 1925-1973

box 8

Photo album depicting people and scenes in Europe and the Middle East 1917-1918

box 9

Photo album depicting ambulances and European landscapes, primarily in France 1917