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Preliminary Inventory to the Benjamin Shannon Allen Papers, 1910-1967
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Benjamin Shannon Allen Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1910-1967
    Collection number: 54001
    Creator: Allen, Benjamin Shannon, 1883-1963
    Collection Size: 3 manuscript boxes, 1 cubic foot box, 2 oversize boxes, 2 envelopes (3 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Correspondence, press releases, clippings, other printed matter, and photographs, relating to activities of the Commission for Relief in Belgium, U.S. Food Administration and U.S. Fuel Administration during World War I, and of the National Committee on Food for the Small Democracies and Finnish Relief Fund during World War II, to political conditions in the U.S., and to Herbert Hoover.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information


    Collection open for research.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Benjamin Shannon Allen Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Access Points

    Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964
    Commission for Relief in Belgium (1914-1930)
    Finnish Relief Fund
    National Committee on Food for the Small Democracies
    United States. Food Administration
    United States. Fuel Administration
    International relief
    World War, 1914-1918
    World War, 1914-1918--Civilian relief
    World War, 1939-1945
    World War, 1939-1945--Civilian relief
    United States--Politics and government
    United States--Foreign relations
    United States--Politics and government--20th century