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Potter, E. B. Papers 

Dates: 1959-1968

Collection Number: COLL/214

Finding aid (Word)

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains a series of interview transcriptions (1964-1965) relating to E.B. Potter's historical research. Included also are letters to Potter from Admiral Raymond Spruance relating to Spruance's wartime experiences in the Pacific. Limited correspondence (1968) is directed toward research efforts. The collection also contains a monograph, "The Command Personality," which provides insights to Admirals Ernest King, Chester Nimitz, William Halsey, and Spruance.

Note: Additional material relating to E.B. Potter is contained in the Chester W. Nimitz Papers.

Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as Papers of E. B. Potter, Archives Branch, Naval History and Heritage Command, Washington, D.C.


Published: Tue Aug 03 14:55:13 EDT 2021