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  • Title: Donald Marquand Dozer Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1893-1981
    Collection Number: 70011
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 145 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box, 4 card file boxes, 8 envelopes, 1 video cassette, 1 phonorecord, 3 phonotapes (61.5 linear feet)
    Abstract: Correspondence, writings, memoranda, notes, printed matter, and audio-visual material, relating to American foreign policy during World War II; postwar loyalty-security programs; government secrecy in the State Department; American foreign policy in Latin America; various aspects of Latin American history and society; and the Panama Canal treaty of 1978. Digital copies of select records also available at https://digitalcollections.hoover.org. 
    Creator: Dozer, Donald Marquand


    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], Donald Marquand Dozer Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1970.


    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 Socrates at http://library.stanford.edu/webcat . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in Socrates is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Alternate Forms Available

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

    Biographical Note

    1905 June 7 Born, Zanesville, Ohio
    1941-1943 Research analyst, Latin American Branch, Office of Strategic Services
    1943-1944 Liaison officer, Office of Lend-Lease Administration
    1944 Foreign trade analyst, Foreign Economic Administration
    1944-1947 Research analyst and Assistant Chief, Analysis Section, Division of American Republics, Department of State
    1947-1949 Acting Chief, Division of Research for American Republics, Office of Intelligence Research, Department of State
    1948 january State Department representative to the Second Latin American Intelligence Conference, Panama Canal Zone
    1948 March-April Assistant Technical Secretary, United States delegation, Ninth International Conference of American States, Bogota, Colombia
    1949-1951 Coordinator, special intelligence project involving Latin America area for Joint Chiefs of Staff, Office of Intelligence Research, Department of State
    1949-1951 Lecturer, Strategic Intelligence School, National Military Establishment, Washington, D.C.
    1950-1951 Consultant on Latin America, Brookings Institute
    1951-1956 Assistant to Chief, Division of Historical Policy Research, Office of Public Affairs, State Department
    1956-1959 Lecturer, Department of History, University of Maryland and Montgomery Jr. College
    1959-1964 Associate Professor of History, University of California, Santa Barbara
    1964-1972 Professor of History, University of California, Santa Barbara
    1971 Fulbright Lecturer to Argentina
    1972 Received Alberdi-Sarmiento Prize, Argentina
    1968-1977 Vice Chairman, American Revolution Bicentennial Commission of California
    1980, august 4 Died, Santa Barbara, California

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    United States. Department of State.
    Internal security--United States.
    Latin America--Foreign relations--United States.
    Latin America--History.
    Latin Americirca
    Official secrets--United States.
    Panama Canal.
    United States--Foreign relations--Latin Americirca
    United States--Foreign relations.
    United States--Politics and government.
    Video tapes.
    World War, 1939-1945--Diplomatic history.
    World War, 1939-1945--United States.
    World War, 1939-1945.