Memoirs, printed matter, and photographs, relating to American foreign relations and commerce with Japan, Russia, Australia, China, and Ethiopia, 1906-1945, and to American participation in international narcotics control agencies; and motion picture film depicting scenes of daily life in China, 1930-1942. Digital use files of motion picture film reels 3 and 7 also available.
Two issues of The Catapult, the ship's newspaper of the battleship U.S.S. Maryland, relating to the cruise of President-elect Herbert Hoover to South America on the Maryland, and a gold pen used by President Woodrow Wilson.
Correspondence, writings, clippings, memorabilia, and photographs, relating to the 1928 Republican convention and presidential campaign of Herbert Hoover in California, and to historic landmarks in California.
Correspondence and printed matter, relating to Herbert Hoover, the Republican National Convention of 1936, and Stanford University. Includes two letters from Herbert Hoover to M. C. Burr, and a phonotape of reminiscences by M. C. Burr, ca. 1973, relating to the election of 1944 and meetings with Herbert Hoover.