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Inventory of the Frank H. Higgins papers
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  • Biographical Note
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  • Title: Frank H. Higgins papers
    Date (inclusive): 1917-1959
    Collection Number: 69007
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 2 manuscript boxes, 11 oversize boxes, 2 envelopes (19.1 linear feet)
    Abstract: Correspondence, photographs, printed matter, and memorabilia relating to American defense policy.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Higgins, Frank Henry, 1890-1973


    The collection is open for research; materials must be requested at least two business days in advance of intended use.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Frank H. Higgins papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Papers and materials (1917-1959) relating to the career of Frank H. Higgins especially pertaining to his appointments as an Army Colonel, as assistant to the Chief of Ordnance, War Dept., 1942-1945; Chief of the Machinery and Equipment Section, Marshall Plan, Paris, 1949-1950; Assistant Secretary of U. S. Army 1954-1959.

    Biographical Note

    United States assistant secretary of the army, 1954-1959.

    Acquisition Information

    Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1969.


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

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    United States. Army.
    United States. Department of the Army.
    Economic assistance, American.
    United States--Armed Forces.
    United States--Military policy.
    World War, 1939-1945.