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Preliminary Inventory of the Cartographic Records of the American Expeditionary Forces, 1917-21

Preliminary Inventory of the Cartographic Records of the American Expeditionary Forces, 1917-21

Franklin W. Burch, Preliminary Inventory of the Cartographic Records of the American Expeditionary Forces, 1917-21 (Record Group 120),  © 1966, The National Archives and Records Service, Washington, D.C., Loose Leaf, 70 Pages, National Archives Publication No. 66-4.

Contents:

  • Introduction
  • Inventory of WWI Records of the A.E.F. by General Record Categories
  • Appendixes
    1. Glossary of Subject Headings
    2. Reference Guides to U.S. Maps
    3. Reference Guides to Foreign Maps
    4. Foreign Topographic and Trench Map Series by Area and Scale

Preliminary Inventory of the Cartographic Records of the American Expeditionary Forces, 1917-21 (Record Group 120)

Established: Under the War Department by General Order 1, Headquarters American Expeditionary Forces (AEF), May 26, 1917, pursuant to letter, Secretary of War Newton D. Baker to General John J. Pershing, same date, transmitting Presidential instruction.

Functions: Conducted military operations against Germany during World War I. Conducted military operations in North Russia. Provided medical and sanitary relief in Poland. Occupied Germany after the war.

Table of Contents

  • 120.1 ADMINISTRATIVE HISTORY
  • 120.2 RECORDS OF GENERAL HEADQUARTERS (GHQ) AEF 1917-21
    • 120.2.1 Records of the office of the commander in chief
    • 120.2.2 Records of the chief of staff
    • 120.2.3 Records of the secretary of the general staff
  • 120.3 RECORDS OF THE GENERAL STAFF, GHQ AEF 1911-27
    • 120.3.1 Records of the First Section, G-1 (Administration)
    • 120.3.2 Records of the Second Section, G-2 (Intelligence)
    • 120.3.3 Records of the Third Section, G-3 (Operations)
    • 120.3.4 Records of the Fourth Section, G-4 (Coordination)
    • 120.3.5 Records of the Fifth Section, G-5 (Training)
    • 120.3.6 Records of the Historical Section
  • 120.4 RECORDS OF THE ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF, GHQ AEF 1917-26
    • 120.4.1 Records of the adjutant general
    • 120.4.2 Records of the inspector general
    • 120.4.3 Records of the judge advocate general
    • 120.4.4 Records of the chief chaplain
    • 120.4.5 Records of the headquarters commandant
  • 120.5 RECORDS OF THE TECHNICAL STAFF, GHQ AEF 1917-19
    • 120.5.1 Records of the chief of the Air Service
    • 120.5.2 Records of the chief of artillery
    • 120.5.3 Records of the Railway Artillery Reserve
    • 120.5.4 Records of the Anti-Aircraft Service
  • 120.6 RECORDS OF ADVANCE GENERAL HEADQUARTERS 1915-19
  • 120.7 RECORDS OF HEADQUARTERS SERVICES OF SUPPLY 1916-21
    • 120.7.1 Records of the Line of Communication
    • 120.7.2 Records of the Service of the Rear
    • 120.7.3 Records of the commanding general
    • 120.7.4 Records of the general staff
    • 120.7.5 Records of the administrative staff
    • 120.7.6 Records of the chief ordnance officer (technical staff)
    • 120.7.7 Records of the chief surgeon (technical staff)
  • 120.8 RECORDS OF SOS GEOGRAPHICAL SECTIONS 1917-20
    • 120.8.1 Records of Base Sections 1-8
    • 120.8.2 Records of the Intermediate Section
    • 120.8.3 Records of the Advance Section
    • 120.8.4 Records of the District of Paris
  • 120.9 RECORDS OF AEF TACTICAL UNITS 1917-22 (bulk 1917-19)
    • 120.9.1 Records of the First-Third Armies
    • 120.9.2 Records of I-IX Corps
    • 120.9.3 Records of combat divisions
    • 120.9.4 Records of other tactical units
  • 120.10 RECORDS OF THE AMERICAN FORCES IN FRANCE 1919-20
  • 120.11 RECORDS OF THE AMERICAN FORCES IN GERMANY 1918-23
    • 120.11.1 General records
    • 120.11.2 Records of the general staff
    • 120.11.3 Records of the administrative staff
    • 120.11.4 Records of the technical staff
  • 120.12 RECORDS OF THE AMERICAN POLISH RELIEF EXPEDITION 1919-21
  • 120.13 RECORDS OF THE AMERICAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCES, NORTH RUSSIA
  • 120.14 RECORDS OF U.S. REPRESENTATIVES TO WORLD WAR I INTERNATIONAL BODIES 1917-28
    • 120.14.1 Records of the Supreme War Council
    • 120.14.2 Records of the American Section of the Military Board of Allied Supply (MBAS)
    • 120.14.3 Records of the American Military Mission at British General Headquarters
    • 120.14.4 Records of the American Military Mission at French General Headquarters
    • 120.14.5 Records of the American Military Mission to Italy
    • 120.14.6 Records of the American Section of the Permanent International Armistice Commission (PIAC)
    • 120.14.7 Records of the American Commission to Negotiate Peace
  • 120.15 CARTOGRAPHIC RECORDS (GENERAL) 1848-1924 (bulk 1917-19) 15,168 items
  • 120.16 STILL PICTURES (GENERAL) 1915-20 4,759 images 1917-19
  • 120.2 RECORDS OF GENERAL HEADQUARTERS (GHQ) AEF 1917-21
    • 120.2.1 Records of the office of the commander in chief
    • 120.2.2 Records of the chief of staff
    • 120.2.3 Records of the secretary of the general staff
  • 120.3 RECORDS OF THE GENERAL STAFF, GHQ AEF 1911-27
    • 120.3.1 Records of the First Section, G-1 (Administration)
    • 120.3.2 Records of the Second Section, G-2 (Intelligence)
    • 120.3.3 Records of the Third Section, G-3 (Operations)
    • 120.3.4 Records of the Fourth Section, G-4 (Coordination)
    • 120.3.5 Records of the Fifth Section, G-5 (Training)
    • 120.3.6 Records of the Historical Section
  • 120.4 RECORDS OF THE ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF, GHQ AEF 1917-26
    • 120.4.1 Records of the adjutant general
    • 120.4.2 Records of the inspector general
    • 120.4.3 Records of the judge advocate general
    • 120.4.4 Records of the chief chaplain
    • 120.4.5 Records of the headquarters commandant
  • 120.5 RECORDS OF THE TECHNICAL STAFF, GHQ AEF 1917-19
    • 120.5.1 Records of the chief of the Air Service
    • 120.5.2 Records of the chief of artillery
    • 120.5.3 Records of the Railway Artillery Reserve
    • 120.5.4 Records of the Anti-Aircraft Service
  • 120.6 RECORDS OF ADVANCE GENERAL HEADQUARTERS 1915-19
  • 120.7 RECORDS OF HEADQUARTERS SERVICES OF SUPPLY 1916-21
    • 120.7.1 Records of the Line of Communication
    • 120.7.2 Records of the Service of the Rear
    • 120.7.3 Records of the commanding general
    • 120.7.4 Records of the general staff
    • 120.7.5 Records of the administrative staff
    • 120.7.6 Records of the chief ordnance officer (technical staff)
    • 120.7.7 Records of the chief surgeon (technical staff)
  • 120.8 RECORDS OF SOS GEOGRAPHICAL SECTIONS 1917-20
    • 120.8.1 Records of Base Sections 1-8
    • 120.8.2 Records of the Intermediate Section
    • 120.8.3 Records of the Advance Section
    • 120.8.4 Records of the District of Paris
  • 120.9 RECORDS OF AEF TACTICAL UNITS 1917-22
    • 120.9.1 Records of the First-Third Armies
    • 120.9.2 Records of I-IX Corps
    • 120.9.3 Records of combat divisions
    • 120.9.4 Records of other tactical units
  • 120.10 RECORDS OF THE AMERICAN FORCES IN FRANCE 1919-20
  • 120.11 RECORDS OF THE AMERICAN FORCES IN GERMANY 1918-23
    • 120.11.1 General records
    • 120.11.2 Records of the general staff
    • 120.11.3 Records of the administrative staff
    • 120.11.4 Records of the technical staff
  • 120.12 RECORDS OF THE AMERICAN POLISH RELIEF EXPEDITION 1919-21
  • 120.13 RECORDS OF THE AMERICAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCES, NORTH RUSSIA
  • 120.14 RECORDS OF U.S. REPRESENTATIVES TO WORLD WAR I INTERNATIONAL BODIES 1917-28
    • 120.14.1 Records of the Supreme War Council
    • 120.14.2 Records of the American Section of the Military Board of Allied Supply (MBAS)
    • 120.14.3 Records of the American Military Mission at British General Headquarters
    • 120.14.4 Records of the American Military Mission at French General Headquarters
    • 120.14.5 Records of the American Military Mission to Italy
    • 120.14.6 Records of the American Section of the Permanent International Armistice Commission (PIAC)
    • 120.14.7 Records of the American Commission to Negotiate Peace
  • 120.15 CARTOGRAPHIC RECORDS (GENERAL) 1848-1924
  • 120.16 STILL PICTURES (GENERAL) 1915-20 4,759 images

Library of Congress Catalog Listing

  • LC Control No.: a 66007026
  • Type of Material: Book (Print, Microform, Electronic, etc.)
  • Corporate Name: United States. National Archives and Records Service.
  • Main Title: Preliminary inventory of the cartographic records of the American Expeditionary Forces, 1917-21 : (Record group 120) / compiled by Franklin W. Burch.
  • Published/Created: Washington : National Archives, National Archives and Records Service, General Services Administration, 1966.
  • Related Names: Burch, Franklin W.
  • Description: 70 p. ; 26 cm.
  • Subjects:
    • United States. Army. American Expeditionary Forces --Archives --Catalogs.
    • World War, 1914-1918 --Maps --Bibliography --Catalogs.
  • Series: Preliminary inventories / National Archives of the United States ; no. 165 National Archives publication ; no. 66-4 PI (Series) (United States. National Archives and Records Service) ; no. 165
  • Other System No.: (OCoLC)854380
  • Quality Code: premarc
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