William E. Odom Papers 1918-1992 (bulk 1977-1988)


William E. Odom Papers 1918-1992 (bulk 1977-1988)

Army officer and educator. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches and writings, logbooks, subject files, scrapbooks, printed material, photographs, and other papers pertaining primarily to Odom's service as military assistant to the assistant to the president for national security affairs, United States Army assistant chief of staff for intelligence, and director of the National Security Agency.

14,765 items; 36 containers plus 3 oversize and 7 classified; 18 linear feet


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