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  • Title: Walter Henry Judd papers
    Date (inclusive): 1922-1988
    Collection Number: 85003
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 273 manuscript boxes, 24 oversize boxes, 25 envelopes, 10 motion picture film reels, 19 phonorecords (152.0 linear feet)
    Abstract: Correspondence, speeches and writings, reports, memoranda, minutes, statements, press releases, notes, printed matter, and audio-visual material relating to American domestic politics and foreign policy, anti-communist movements, the Chinese Civil War, American foreign policy towards China, the question of United States and United Nations recognition of China, and aid to Chinese refugees. Digital copies of select records also available at https://digitalcollections.hoover.org. 
    Creator: Judd, Walter Henry, 1898-1994.


    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], Walter Henry Judd papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1985.


    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.

    Biographical Note

    1898 September 25 Born, Rising City, Nebraska
    1923 M.D., University of Nebraska
    1925-1926 Medical missionary, Nanking, China
    1926-1931 Medical missionary, Shaowu, Fukien, China
    1934-1938 Medical missionary, Fenchow, Shansi, China
    1938-1940 Lecturer on foreign policy
    1941-1942 Physician and surgeon, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    1943-1963 U.S. Congressman, Fifth Minnesota District
    1950 and 1958 U.S. Delegate to World Health Organization assemblies
    1951 U.S. Delegate, First Consultative Assembly of the Council of Europe
    1957 U.S. Delegate to the United Nations
    1964-1970 Radio commentator, Washington Report on the Air, sponsored by the American Security Council

    Alternate Forms Available

    Digital copies of select records also available at https://digitalcollections.hoover.org. 

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Aid Refugee Chinese Intellectuals.
    Committee of One Million.
    United Nations--China.
    United States. Congress. House.
    Anti-communist movements.
    China--Foreign relations--United States.
    China--History--Civil War, 1945-1949.
    International relief.
    Statesmen--United States.
    United States--Foreign relations--1945-1989.
    United States--Foreign relations--China.
    United States--Foreign relations.
    United States--Politics and government--20th century.
    United States--Politics and government.