Hoyt Sanford Vandenberg Papers 1942-1954 (bulk 1948-1953)


Hoyt Sanford Vandenberg Papers, 1942-1954, (bulk 1948-1953)

Hoyt Sanford Vandenberg Papers 1942-1954 (bulk 1948-1953)

Air Force officer. Correspondence, diaries, reports, memoranda, drafts and galley proofs of speeches and articles, appointment books, mail logs, personal files, accounts, and printed matter chiefly documenting Vandenberg's service as chief of staff of the air force.

34,000 items; 97 containers plus 4 classified; 40.5 linear feet


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