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Accession 02-156

Brooks, Robert A. (Robert Angus), 1920-1976

Robert Angus Brooks Papers, 1940-1984

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Brooks, Robert A. (Robert Angus), 1920-1976
Title: Robert Angus Brooks Papers
Dates: 1940-1984
Quantity: 0.43 cu. ft. (1 12x17 box)
Collection: Accession 02-156
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of autographed photographs presented to Robert Angus Brooks upon his retirement as Assistant Secretary of the Army in 1969. Colleagues' photographs include: Creighton Williams Abrams; Eugene M. Becker; Frank Schaeffer Besson; William K. Brehm; Edward William Brooke; Ferdinand Joseph Chesarek; Clark M. Clifford; Ralph E. Haines; Willis M. Hawkins; Hubert Horatio Humphrey; Harold Keith Johnson; Lyndon Baines Johnson; Robert E. Jordan, III; Edward Moore Kennedy; H. Brewster Kopp; Lawrence J. Lincoln; John W. Macy; David E. McGiffert; Robert S. McNamara; Thomas D. Morris; Paul H. Nitze; Russell D. O'Neal; Bruce Palmer; James H. Polk; Cyrus Roberts Vance; and William Childs Westmoreland. Materials also include Brooks' Harvard commencement program and a copy of his Latin address, an itinerary from a 1967 European trip, and copies of newspaper articles about Brooks.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of autographed photographs presented to Robert Angus Brooks upon his retirement as Assistant Secretary of the Army in 1969. Colleagues' photographs include: Creighton Williams Abrams; Eugene M. Becker; Frank Schaeffer Besson; William K. Brehm; Edward William Brooke; Ferdinand Joseph Chesarek; Clark M. Clifford; Ralph E. Haines; Willis M. Hawkins; Hubert Horatio Humphrey; Harold Keith Johnson; Lyndon Baines Johnson; Robert E. Jordan, III; Edward Moore Kennedy; H. Brewster Kopp; Lawrence J. Lincoln; John W. Macy; David E. McGiffert; Robert S. McNamara; Thomas D. Morris; Paul H. Nitze; Russell D. O'Neal; Bruce Palmer; James H. Polk; Cyrus Roberts Vance; and William Childs Westmoreland.

Materials also include Brooks' Harvard commencement program and a copy of his Latin address, an itinerary from a 1967 European trip, and copies of newspaper articles about Brooks.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-156, Robert Angus Brooks Papers

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Container List

Box 1

Harvard Commencement Program and Brooks' Latin Address, 1940

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Itinerary to Assistant Secretary of the Army's European Trip, 1967

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Newspaper Clippings, c. 1965-1983

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Photographs

Creighton Williams Abrams

Box 1 of 1

Eugene M. Becker

Box 1 of 1

Frank Schaeffer Besson

Box 1 of 1

William K. Brehm

Box 1 of 1

Edward William Brooke

Box 1 of 1

Ferdinand Joseph Chesarek

Box 1 of 1

Clark M. Clifford

Box 1 of 1

Ralph Edward Haines

Box 1 of 1

Willis M. Hawkins

Box 1 of 1

Hubert Horatio Humphrey

Box 1 of 1

Harold Keith Johnson

Box 1 of 1

Lyndon Baines Johnson

Box 1 of 1

Robert E. Jordan, III

Box 1 of 1

Edward Moore Kennedy

Box 1 of 1

H. Brewster Kopp

Box 1 of 1

Lawrence J. Lincoln

Box 1 of 1

John W. Macy

Box 1 of 1

David E. McGiffert

Box 1 of 1

Robert S. McNamara

Box 1 of 1

Thomas D. Morris

Box 1 of 1

Paul H. Nitze

Box 1 of 1

Russell D. O'Neal

Box 1 of 1

Bruce Palmer

Box 1 of 1

James H. Polk

Box 1 of 1

Cyrus Roberts Vance

Box 1 of 1

William Childs Westmoreland

Box 1 of 1