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Operational Archives Branch
Naval Historical Center
805 Kidder Breese Street SE
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5060

Office Files of Rear Admiral
Samuel E. Morison,

Scope and Content Note

Rear Admiral Samuel E. Morison and his staff accumulated these records during the writing of the fifteen volume History of United States Naval Operations in World War II. Included are administrative correspondence on this project, drafts of several volumes, and some of the research materials. A subject card index is available, but is not complete. Most of these records are filed under the specific volume of the series to which they refer. There are some miscellaneous subject files.

Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as Papers of Samuel E. Morison, Operational Archives Branch, Naval Historical Center, Washington, D.C.


100 cubic feet

3 July 2003