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  • Biographical Note

  • Title: Stephen E. Herbits papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1960-1993
    Collection Number: 75065
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 71 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box, 1 envelope (31.1 linear feet)
    Shelf location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the online catalog.
    Abstract: Correspondence, writings, reports, memoranda, notes, and printed matter, relating to proposals for an all-volunteer armed force, Congressional action on the proposals, and evaluation of the new volunteer system in operation. Digital copies of select records also available at https://digitalcollections.hoover.org. 
    Creator: Herbits, Stephen E., 1942-


    Collection is open for research. Digital copies of select records also available at https://digitalcollections.hoover.org. 
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items, computer media, and digital files. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos, films, or digital files 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 material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Stephen E. Herbits papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1975.

    Alternate Forms Available

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


    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

    1942 Born
    1967-1968 Staff member, Wednesday Group, House of Representatives, United States Congress
    1969-1970 Commissioner, President's Commission on All Volunteer Armed Force
    1970 Project Leader, Open Presidency Task Force Study of Progress on Achieving an All Volunteer Force
    1971-1972 Staff Assistant to Senator Robert T. Stafford, Vermont, United States Congress
    1973- Special Assistant to the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Manpower and Reserve Affairs), United States Government

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    United States. Department of Defense.
    Draft--United States.
    Military service, Voluntary--United States.
    United States--Armed Forces--Recruiting, enlistment, etc.
    United States--Armed Forces.
    United States--Military policy.