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George S. Patton papers, 1807-1979

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BOX 25-45Correspondence, 1903-1945
Chronological, official, and topical correspondence, with attached and appended material, between Patton and his staff, army officials, friends, acquaintances, and the general public.
Arranged alphabetically by type of correspondence and therein chronologically, although the topical correspondence is arranged alphabetically by topic and therein chronologically.
BOX 25Chronological
1903-1940
(19 folders)
BOX 261941
(12 folders)
1942
A-R
(11 folders)
BOX 27S-Y
(4 folders)
1943
A-S
(19 folders)
BOX 28T-W See also Oversize
1944
A-P
(16 folders)
BOX 29Q-Y
(6 folders)
1945
A-F
(12 folders)
BOX 30G-P
(16 folders)
BOX 31Q-Z
(13 folders)
Official
1942
A-D
(4 folders)
BOX 32E-W
(6 folders)
1943
A-K
(14 folders)
BOX 33L-W
(7 folders)
1944
A-K
(13 folders)
BOX 34L-W
(15 folders)
1945
A-C
(6 folders)
BOX 35D-W
(17 folders)
Topical
Casualty inquiries, 1943-1945
A-D
(3 folders)
BOX 36E-Z
(12 folders)
BOX 37Christmas and get-well greetings after automobile accident, 1945
(3 vols.)
BOX 38 (3 vols.)
BOX 39 (1 vol.)
Crank file, 1944-1945
Fan mail
1943
(2 folders)
1944
1944, Jan.-Aug.
(4 folders)
BOX 401944, Sept.-Nov.
(11 folders)
BOX 411944, Dec.
(3 folders)
1945
1945, Jan.-Apr.
(11 folders)
BOX 421945, May-Oct.
(18 folders)
BOX 431945, Nov.-Dec.
(3 folders)
Undated
Furloughs and discharges, 1943-1945
(3 folders)
Miscellaneous inquiries and requests, 1943-1945
(5 folders)
Slapping incidents, Sicily
Originals, 1943-1944
A-L
(4 folders)
BOX 44M-W
(4 folders)
Unidentified, 1943
Typescripts, 1943-1944
(4 folders)
Thank you letters and acknowledgments
1943
(3 folders)
1944
1944, Jan.-Oct.
(3 folders)
BOX 45Topical
Thank you letters and acknowledgments
1944
1944, Nov.-Dec.
(2 folders)
1945
(9 folders)
BOX 45-55Military Papers, 1903-1976
Correspondence, memoranda, reports, orders, citations, speeches, photographs, training instructions, policy and procedural material, Patton's personnel file, and printed matter.
Arranged alphabetically into three categories: administrative file, personnel "201" file, and subject file. The files within the categories are further arranged alphabetically by name of person, topic, or type of material, with the exception of the administrative file which is arranged chronologically.
Includes two reels of microfilm of Patton's official personnel file, the originals of which are not in the collection. Shelf no. 17,250.
BOX 45Administrative file
1941-1942
(5 folders)
1943
1943, Jan.-June
(4 folders)
BOX 461943, July-Dec. See also Oversize
(10 folders)
1944 See also Oversize
(7 folders)
BOX 471945, undated See also Oversize
(10 folders)
Personnel "201" file
Personal file kept by Patton
1903-1932
(7 folders)
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