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BOX 1-2 REEL 1-2 Family Papers, 1922-1955
Correspondence between Arnold and family members; also includes newspaper clippings.
Arranged alphabetically by type of material. Correspondence is further arranged alphabetically by family member.
BOX 1 REEL 1 Correspondence
Arnold, Cliff (brother), 1936-1945
Arnold, David Lee (son), 1941-1947
Arnold, Eleanor (wife), 1940-1955
Arnold, Henry Harley, Jr. (son), 1939-1945
Arnold, Herbert A. (father), 1922-1932
Arnold, Joseph Price (brother), 1939-1945
Arnold, Richard F. (nephew), 1939-1945
Arnold, Thomas (brother), 1939-1944
Arnold, Thomas H. (nephew), 1939-1942
Arnold, William Bruce (son), 1937-1945
Harley, Katharine V. (cousin), 1941-1946
Pool, J. Henry (brother-in-law), 1937-1949
Pool, Mrs. Sydney H. (mother-in-law), 1933-1947
Poole, Elizabeth (sister), 1937-1946
Snowden, Lois Arnold and Ernest (daughter and son-in-law)
1934-1944
(4 folders)
BOX 2 REEL 2 1945-1950, undated
(6 folders)
Newspaper clippings, 1947
BOX 2-3 REEL 2-3 Journals and Notebooks, circa 1908-1946
Journals, notebooks, notes, and typescripts of notes primarily documenting Arnold's trips and conferences.
Arranged chronologically.
BOX 2 REEL 2 circa 1908-circa 1918, notebook with financial accounts
1918, Sept.-Dec., trip to England
1941
Apr.-May, trip to England
July-Aug., Roosevelt-Churchill Conference, Placentia Bay, Newfoundland
1942
May-June, trip to England
Sept.-Oct., trip to southwest Pacific
1943
Jan.-Feb., trip to North Africa and China
Aug.-Sept., trip to England
BOX 3 REEL 3 Nov.-Dec., trip to Sextant Conference, Cairo, Egypt-Tehran, Iran See also Container 163, same heading and Container 202, same heading
1944
June, trip to England
Sept., trip to Quebec Conference, Quebec, Canada
1945
Mar.-May, trip to Europe and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
June, trip to Pacific
July, trip to Terminal Conference, Berlin, Germany
1946
Jan., trip to South America
BOX 3-38 REEL 3-38 Correspondence, 1907-1967
BOX 3-6 REEL 3-6 Chronological, 1907-1949
Correspondence and memoranda between Arnold and colleagues, friends, and the public, including incoming and outgoing letters and related material such as reports, flight records, commendations, and printed matter pertaining to Arnold's professional and personal interests.
BOX 3 REEL 3 1907-1924
(10 folders)
BOX 4 REEL 4 1924-1939
(10 folders)
BOX 5 REEL 5 1940-1945
(9 folders)
BOX 6 REEL 6 1946-1949
(2 folders)
BOX 6-10 REEL 6-10 Congratulatory and Condolence Letters, 1935-1950
Incoming and outgoing letters relating to various occasions, such as awards, promotions, and Arnold's death.
Arranged chronologically.
BOX 6 REEL 6 1935
Named assistant chief of air corps
(2 folders)
Promotion to brigadier general and Mackay trophy
1938
Named chief of air corps
(3 folders)
BOX 7
REEL 7
(6 folders)
1940
Named deputy chief of staff
1941
Promotion to major general
BOX 8 REEL 8 1941-1942
Promotion to lieutenant general
Distinguished service medal
1942-1945
Miscellaneous
(2 folders)
1943
Promotion to four star general
(2 folders)
BOX 9
REEL 9
(3 folders)
1944
Promotion to five star general
(2 folders)
1946-1950
Awards and special honors
1949
Publication of Global Mission
(2 folders)
BOX 10 REEL 10 1950
Condolence letters
(7 folders)
BOX 11-36 REEL 11-36 General, 1925-1967
Correspondence and related material documenting Arnold's personal and professional activities and letters sent and received by his wife, Eleanor.
Arranged into an Alphabetical file, organized by name of individual or organization and topic, and a Serial file. An index for the Serial file is in box 23.
BOX 11 REEL 11 Alphabetical file
Abbott, C. G., 1942-1944
Adamson, Hans Christian, 1938-1945
Aeroclub of Washington, D.C., 1940-1944
Aerosphere, Ltd., 1941-1942
Aldrich, Winthrop W., 1942-1944
Aldworth, Richard T., 1943
American Legion, 1941-1947
American Red Cross, 1942-1944
Andrews, Frank M., 1938-1943
Archibald, Ann M., 1939-1943
Army Flyer, 1941-1944
Army Retiring Board, 1945-1946
Army-Navy Club, Washington, D.C., 1944-1946
Arnold, William R., 1941-1945
Arnold Engineering Development Center, Tullahoma, Tenn., 1967
Aviator's Post No. 743, 1941-1946
“A” miscellaneous, 1937-1953
(2 folders)
Backman, Gus P., 1938-1944
Baily, Edward P., 1938-1942
Bamberger, Julian M., 1939-1943
Barker, Frank P. K., 1939-1945
Barnes, Carter, 1941-1944
Baruch, Bernard M., 1943-1946
Beck, Thomas H., 1942-1945
Beebe, Eugene H., 1939-1946
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