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Spruance, Raymond Ames, 1886-1969

 Person

Found in 43 Collections and/or Records:

ADM Raymond A. Spruance, undated

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 8
Identifier: MSC-105
Content Description From the Collection:

Research source materials, notes, correspondence, lectures, critiques, interviews, commentary by ADM H. Kent Hewitt and others, drafts of chapters and final draft for an unpublished book entitled A History of Amphibious Warfare: From the Age of Sail to Inchon, 1957–1963.

Dates: undated

ADM Raymond A. Spruance, undated

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 6
Identifier: MSC-105
Content Description From the Collection:

Research source materials, notes, correspondence, lectures, critiques, interviews, commentary by ADM H. Kent Hewitt and others, drafts of chapters and final draft for an unpublished book entitled A History of Amphibious Warfare: From the Age of Sail to Inchon, 1957–1963.

Dates: undated

"Admiral Raymond A. Spruance lecture," by Henry A. Kissinger, 1978

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Identifier: MSC-072- Series III
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Personal files, undated–1983; Correspondence files, 1977–1983; Speeches given at the Naval War College and other institutions, undated–1982; Subject Files treating electives courses, 1976–1981, while State Department Advisor to the President, NWC

Dates: 1978

Charles F. Barber papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSC-266
Content Description

Scrapbooks of newspaper clippings and photographs of the war in the Pacific Theater, 1941-1945, with a focus on ADM Raymond D. Spruance.

Dates: 1941 - 1945

Thomas B. Buell collection on Raymond A. Spruance

 Collection
Identifier: MSC-037.1
Abstract

This collection consists of research materials collected by Thomas B. Buell, author and retired naval officer, for his biography of Admiral Raymond A. Spruance, The Quiet Warrior, published by Little, Brown and Company in 1974.

Dates: 1866-2002 and undated; Majority of material found within 1971-1974

CDR Thomas B. Buell's research notes, undated

 Item — Box: 10, Folder: 20
Identifier: MSC-037.1
Scope and Contents

This item consists of notes related to CDR Buell's research of Raymond A. Spruance.

Dates: undated

Command Fwd Area 5th Fleet (Spruance), 1943 Dec 11-1944 Aug 26

 File — Box: 6, Folder: 10
Identifier: MSC-308
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection consists of fourteen boxes of manuscript material documenting the admiral’s distinguished naval career, with emphasis on the World War II period.Series I, Naval Orders, 1902–1952, consists of his appointment to the U.S. Naval Academy, assignments to ships and shore duty, promotions, travel orders, leave of absence requests, temporary duty assignments, additional duty assignments, change of duty assignments, requests for instruction, examinations for promotion, commendations, awards, citations, appointments, and a transfer to the retired list.Correspondence, 1941–1948, comprises Series II. This is the largest series in the collection and contains letters both sent and received during the World War II period when Hoover was Commander of the Caribbean Sea Frontier, Commander Marianas, and briefly Deputy Commander in Chief of the Pacific Fleet and Pacific Ocean Areas under Admiral Chester W. Nimitz.Subseries I contains letters sent and received regarding the administration of the Caribbean Sea Frontier, 1941–1945, with a focus on the Free French Government in Martinique, the administration of Aruba-Curaçao, Guantanamo, Cuba, and Trinidad, as well as some miscellaneous correspondence. Topics discussed in the correspondence include local defense plans, Army-Navy cooperation, the U-boat menace, routing of convoys, supply problems, shipping of oil and bauxite, relations with the British, Dutch, and French, personnel issues, need...
Dates: 1943 Dec 11-1944 Aug 26

Command Fwd Area 5th Fleet (Spruance), 1944 Oct 4-1945 Apr 16

 File — Box: 6, Folder: 11
Identifier: MSC-308
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection consists of fourteen boxes of manuscript material documenting the admiral’s distinguished naval career, with emphasis on the World War II period.Series I, Naval Orders, 1902–1952, consists of his appointment to the U.S. Naval Academy, assignments to ships and shore duty, promotions, travel orders, leave of absence requests, temporary duty assignments, additional duty assignments, change of duty assignments, requests for instruction, examinations for promotion, commendations, awards, citations, appointments, and a transfer to the retired list.Correspondence, 1941–1948, comprises Series II. This is the largest series in the collection and contains letters both sent and received during the World War II period when Hoover was Commander of the Caribbean Sea Frontier, Commander Marianas, and briefly Deputy Commander in Chief of the Pacific Fleet and Pacific Ocean Areas under Admiral Chester W. Nimitz.Subseries I contains letters sent and received regarding the administration of the Caribbean Sea Frontier, 1941–1945, with a focus on the Free French Government in Martinique, the administration of Aruba-Curaçao, Guantanamo, Cuba, and Trinidad, as well as some miscellaneous correspondence. Topics discussed in the correspondence include local defense plans, Army-Navy cooperation, the U-boat menace, routing of convoys, supply problems, shipping of oil and bauxite, relations with the British, Dutch, and French, personnel issues, need...
Dates: 1944 Oct 4-1945 Apr 16

Correspondence between CDR Buell and Edward R. Stanley

 Digital Record
Identifier: MSC037-1_10_20_10
Dates: 1973 Apr 3-May 10

Correspondence between CDR Thomas B. Buell and James L. Hall, 1972 Jan 31-Feb 13

 Item — Box: 10, Folder: 20
Identifier: MSC-037.1
Scope and Contents

This item consists of correspondence regarding CDR Buell's biographical research of ADM Raymond A. Spruance.

Dates: 1972 Jan 31-Feb 13

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Type
Archival Object 35
Collection 6
Digital Record 2
 
Subject
Midway, Battle of, 1942 3
Ambassadors -- United States -- History 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American 2
clippings (information artifacts) 2
photographs 2