Stanford Caldwell Hooper Papers 1899-1955 (bulk 1918-1945)

ArchivalResource

Stanford Caldwell Hooper Papers, 1899-1955, (bulk 1918-1945)

Stanford Caldwell Hooper Papers 1899-1955 (bulk 1918-1945)

Naval officer and electronics consultant. Correspondence, diaries, speeches, articles, transcripts of tape recordings, research notes, notebooks, financial and legal papers, bibliographical file, and newspaper clippings relating to Hooper's role in the planning and development of radio communications in government service.

14,000 items; 33 containers; 13.2 linear feet

eng,

Related Entities

There are 17 Entities related to this resource.

Benson, William Shepherd, 1855-1932

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6tx4611 (person)

William Shepherd Benson (1855-1932) was the first Chief of Naval Operations, serving from May 11, 1915 to September 25, 1919. From the description of Benson, William Shepherd, 1855-1932 (U.S. National Archives and Records Administration). naId: 10569386 U.S. naval officer and public official. From the description of William Shepherd Benson papers, circa 1791-1952 (bulk 1915-1928). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70981098 Epithet: US admiral Br...

Sarnoff, David

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w68c9zgc (person)

Ethel Lippman was born on Oct. 12, 1892 and was a friend of David Sarnoff's youth. Her parents supposedly objected to their marriage because they viewed Sarnoff as just a wireless clerk with no prospects. Instead, she married Martin Lippman, a New York lawyer. Lippman's and Sarnoff's sons attended Andover together. Ethel Lippman corresponded with Sarnoff until his final illness. She died on Sept. 17, 1987. From the description of Correspondence between David Sarnoff and Ethel Lippman...

Roper, Daniel C. (Daniel Calhoun), 1867-1943

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6mk6tdv (person)

Attorney, Commissioner of Internal Revenue, 1917-1920, and Secretary of Commerce, 1933-1938. From the description of Papers, 1860-1958 and n.d. (bulk 1933-1938). (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 20122068 Attorney, commissioner of internal revenue, 1917-1920, and secretary of commerce, 1933-1938. From the description of Papers, 1898-1941 ; (bulk 1928-1938). (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 86148078 ...

Hammond, John Hays, 1888-1965

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6ff4bkm (person)

Inventor and scientist. From the description of John Hays Hammond papers, 1908-1965 (bulk 1912-1953). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79449289 Inventor; B.S., Sheffield Scientific School, Yale, 1910; pioneer in systems radio control of moving objects (torpedoes, ships, etc.); president Radio Engineering Co. of N.Y., Hammond Research Corp. of Mass.; inventor of improved methods of phonographic reproduction, other inventions relating to radio telephony and telegraphy, radar, pi...

Bristol, Mark L. (Mark Lambert), 1868-1939

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w61j9vk1 (person)

Naval officer and diplomat. From the description of Mark L. Bristol papers, 1882-1939 (bulk 1919-1939). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70981105 Naval officer. From the description of Mark L. Bristol papers, 1913-1918. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70979807 Biographical Note 1868, Apr. 17 Born, Glassboro, N.J. ...

Copeland, Royal S. (Royal Samuel), 1868-1938

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6ff44gs (person)

Professor of homeopathic medicine at University of Michigan, mayor of Ann Arbor, Michigan, dean of the New York Homeopathic Medical College and director of Flower Hospital, New York City Commissioner of Public Health, and Democratic U.S. Senator from New York, 1923-1938. From the description of Royal Samuel Copeland papers, 1892-1938. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34419687 Professor of homoeopathic medicine at University of Michigan, mayor of Ann Arbor, Michi...

United States. Navy

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w68m0zj8 (corporateBody)

Built and launched at New York Navy Yard; commissioned Nov. 12, 1944; scraped in 1993. Served in World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War. From the description of USS Bon Homme Richard (CV/CVA-31) photograph collection 1944-1971. (The Mariners' Museum Library). WorldCat record id: 41657866 The federal government decided in 1941 to send Supply Corps personnel to Harvard Business School for training in the business of equipping the Navy. This was effected by a transfer...

Harbord, James G. (James Guthrie), 1866-1947

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6d517cg (person)

Army officer and business executive. From the description of James G. Harbord papers, 1886-1938 (bulk 1918-1919). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 82223891 Harbord was a Major General and commanded the Services of Supply of the American Expeditionary Forces in France during World War I. He became Chief of Staff of the U.S. Army from 1921-22. As a civilian, he became president of the Radio Corp of America (RCA) and resided in Rye, N.Y. He died in 1947. From the desc...

Marshall, Thomas A. (Thomas Albert)

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6481rh1 (person)

Radio corporation of America

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w61g4fxz (corporateBody)

Young, Owen D., 1874-1962

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6mp557d (person)

Owen D. Young was born on October 27, 1874 in VanHornesville, New York, educated at St. Lawrence University and Boston University. His travels took him all over the United States and Eruope. He died July 11, 1962 in St. Augustine and is buried in VanHornesville, New York. From the description of Owen D. Young Collection, 1874-1962. (St. Lawrence University). WorldCat record id: 39776049 Lawyer. Young (1874-1962) graduated from St. Lawrence University...

Byrd, Richard Evelyn Jr., 1888-1957

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6bw85m2 (person)

Rear Admiral Richard Evelyn Byrd Jr. (October 25, 1888 – March 11, 1957) was an American naval officer and explorer. He was a recipient of the Medal of Honor, the highest honor for valor given by the United States, and was a pioneering American aviator, polar explorer, and organizer of polar logistics. Aircraft flights in which he served as a navigator and expedition leader crossed the Atlantic Ocean, a segment of the Arctic Ocean, and a segment of the Antarctic Plateau. Byrd claimed that his ex...

Root, Elihu, 1845-1937

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6k7577f (person)

Elihu Root, born in Clinton, NY, attended Hamilton College (A.B., 1864, A.M. in course, 1867) and University Law School of New York. He served as member Alaskan Boundary Tribunal; United States District Attorney, Southern New York, 1883 - 85; Secretary of War, 1899 - 1904; Secretary of State, 1905 - 09; U.S. Senator from New York, 1909 - 15; Senior Counsel for the U.S., North Atlantic Fisheries Arbitration, The Hague, 1910; Ambassador at Head of Special Diplomatic Mission to Russia, 1...

Johnson, Hiram, 1866-1945

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w61r6rzn (person)

Hiram Johnson was the governor of California, 1911-1917, a United States Senator from California, 1917-1945, and a leader in the Progressive Party. From the description of Hiram Johnson papers, 1895-1945. (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 82192663 Hiram Johnson served as governor of Calif. (1911-1917), Progressive candidate for Vice President of the U.S. (1912), and U.S. Senator from Calif. (1917-1945). From the description of Hiram Johnso...

Hooper, Stanford Caldwell, 1884-1955

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w63j7njz (person)

Naval officer and electronics consultant. From the description of Stanford Caldwell Hooper papers, 1899-1955. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 78819892 Biographical Note 1884, Aug. 16 Born, Covina, Calif. 1905 Graduated, United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Md. ...

Daniels, Josephus, 1862-1948

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w65q4vss (person)

Josephus Daniels, son of Josephus and Mary (Cleves) Daniels, was born in Washington, North Carolina, May 18, 1862. He attended the Wilson Collegiate Institute. On May 2, 1888, he married Addie W. Bagley. At the age of eighteen, he was editor of the "Wilson Advance"; admitted to the bar in 1885; state printer for North Carolina, 1887-1893; chief clerk, Department of the Interior, 1893-1895; editor of the "Raleigh State Chronicle", 1885; editor of the "Raleigh State News and Observer", 1894-1919; ...

Land, Emory Scott, 1879-1971

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w64f2hcf (person)

Naval officer and public official. From the description of Emory Scott Land papers, 1901-1972. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70981170 Naval officer. From the description of Reminiscences of Emory Scott Land : oral history, 1960. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 86147619 From the description of Reminiscences of Emory Scott Land : oral history, 1963. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 12256...