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    Herbert Bain Knowles papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, writings, orders to duty, reports, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Knowles's service with the U.S. Navy's amphibious forces in the Pacific Ocean during World War II. Includes invasion plans and occupation reports for Guam, Japan, Kwajalein Islands (Marshall Islands), Leyte Island (Philippines), Lingayen (Luzon, Philippines), Okinawa Island (Japan), Saipan (Northern Mariana Islands), and Tarawa Atoll (Kiribati). Correspondents include James ...
    • Contributor: Knowles, Herbert Bain
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    Herbert Bain Knowles papers, 1941-1945 Naval officer. Correspondence, orders to duty, subject files concerning invasion plans and occupation reports for Guam, Japan, Kwajalein Islands (Marshall Islands), Leyte Island (Philippines), Lingayen (Luzon, Philippines), Okinawa Island (Japan), Saipan (Northern Mariana Islands), and Tarawa Atoll (Kiribati), and printed matter relating to Knowles's service with the Amphibious Forces in the Pacific during World War II.
    • Contributor: Knowles, Herbert Bain
    • Date: 1941
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    Edwin Bickford Hooper papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, writings, research materials, notes, speeches, articles, book reviews, reports, orders, organizational charts, rosters, printed materials, photographs, and other papers primarily pertaining to Hooper's naval career and to his research in U.S. naval history. Documents his studies of ordnance and fire control, his ordnance work on the Washington (battleship) during World War II especially during the battle of Guadalcanal, his work in antiaircraft and ...
    • Contributor: Hooper, Edwin Bickford
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    Interview with Samuel B. Thomsen
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Thomsen, Samuel
    • Date: 1996-08-26
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    Rajiozonde jushin kiroku : Uojje.
    ラヂオゾンデ受信記錄 : ウオッヂェ. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Ms. (Printed froms filled in by hand). Cover title. (handwritten). This record covers from Oct. 1940 to Dec. 1942. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Website. LC copy has "[WDC?] 359797" pasted. "ウオッジェ水路部氣象觀測所" stamped, and "水路部" printed on some froms. Printed forms cover 氣壓・氣温・濕度, etc.
    • Contributor: Japan. Kaigunshō. Suirobu. Wuojje Kishō Kansokujo
    • Date: 1940
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    Elwood R. Quesada papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, reports, personnel file, charts, drawings, and other papers documenting Quesada's career as a U.S. Air Force officer and as director of the Federal Aviation Administration. Subjects include his service as commanding general of the IX Fighter Command and the IX Tactical Air Command in North Africa and in Europe during World War II, unification of the armed forces, the B-36 bomber ...
    • Contributor: Quesada, Elwood R. (Elwood Richard)
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    Ernest W. Peterkin papers, 1946-1992 Naval officer and engineer. Correspondence, journal, writings, notebook, orders, photoreproduction of sketchbook, and other papers kept by Peterkin relating to Operation Crossroads, the nuclear testing in the Marshall Islands.
    • Contributor: Peterkin, Ernest W.
    • Date: 1946
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    Interview with Ambassador Joan M. Plaisted
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Plaisted, Joan M.
    • Date: 2001-07-30
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    Edwin Bickford Hooper papers, 1842-1986 Naval officer and historian. Correspondence, writings, research notes, speeches, reports, orders, organizational charts, rosters, printed materials, photographs, and other papers primarily relating to Hooper's naval career and to his research in U.S. naval history.
    • Contributor: Hooper, Edwin Bickford
    • Date: 1842
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    Bryson B. Rash papers, 1918-1992 Journalist. Correspondence, speeches, broadcast scripts, book draft, biographical material, news clippings, and photographs documenting Rash's career in broadcast journalism.
    • Contributor: Rash, Bryson
    • Date: 1918
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    Interview with Ambassador Greta N. Morris
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Morris, Greta N.
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Ernest W. Peterkin papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, journal, writings, notebook, orders, photoreproduction of sketchbook, and other papers kept by Peterkin as a member of the scientific group which photographed the atomic blasts during Operation Crossroads, the nuclear testing on Bikini Atoll, Marshall Islands, in 1946.
    • Contributor: Peterkin, Ernest W.
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    Bryson B. Rash papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, speeches, broadcast scripts, book draft, biographical material, news clippings, photographs, and other papers documenting Rash's pioneering role in broadcast journalism. Includes material from a 1939 experimental remote location television transmission; the Army-McCarthy hearings; the hydrogen bomb test at Enewetak; Rash's years as a White House correspondent during the Franklin D. Roosevelt, Harry S. Truman, and Dwight D. Eisenhower administrations; and his work on ...
    • Contributor: Rash, Bryson
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    Elwood R. Quesada papers, 1927-1960 Air force officer and public official. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches and statements, reports, drawings, press releases, and other material pertaining primarily to Quesada's career as a United States Air Force officer and as director of the Federal Aviation Administration.
    • Contributor: Quesada, Elwood R. (Elwood Richard) - Quesada, Elwood R.
    • Date: 1927