Series consists of covering letters, correspondence and accounts of meetings (photostats) which are German Foreign Ministry records (evidently International Military Tribunal at Nuremberg exhibits), statements (photostats) of USSR prisoners of war who had been German officers in Spain, English language summaries of German Foreign Office documents on microfilm at the United States' Department of State, and a wide variety of additional material, all relating to providing data, as requested, to the Security Council's subcommittee on Spain established in 1946. The primary German Foreign Office correspondents are Franco and Mussolini. Submissions are by Security Council member countries (France, Britain, the United States, and the USSR), and by anti-fascism Spanish bodies (the Basque government, the exiled Spanish Republic, representatives of labour contingents, etc). Unarranged.
United Nations Mediator and Acting Mediator for Palestine: Headquarters - Advance Command Post, Haifa
Series consists of correspondence, cables, telegrams, memoranda, instructions, plans, log books, lists and rosters, radio messages, questionnaires, diaries, notes, daily reports and complaint forms, incident reports, meeting minutes and reports, maps, diagrams, and identity cards. Subjects include but are not limited to the following: port activities; troop movements; convoys; goods; supplies; ammunition; truce violations; decisions not complied with; UN administration and personnel; staff meetings; press conferences; Egyptian forces; Israeli Defense Forces; and the areas of Jerusalem, Nablus, Tel Aviv, and Tiberius. Correspondents include Ralph Bunche, UN Mediator for Palestine; Count Folke Bernadotte, UN Acting Mediator for Palestine; Colonel Thord Bonde, Chief of Staff; Colonel W. Hamilton Hunter, Chief of Operations; General Aage Lundstrom, Chief of Staff; General William E. Riley, Chief of Staff; Colonel B. Baruch, Israeli Defense Forces; and Dr. Walter Eytan, Head of Israeli Delegation at Rhodes.
United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA)/Germany Mission: United States (U.S.) Zone (Pasing), Office of the Director
Series consists of correspondence, memoranda, cables, meeting minutes and agendas relating to meetings and conferences, instructions, policy and procedures, notes of the week, press releases, district circular letters, periodic reports containing narrative and statistics, team reports, questionnaires, surveys, samples of school textbooks and pamphlets printed by UNRRA, news clippings and organizational charts relating to the administration and operations of the U.S. Zone. Subjects include but are not limited to the following: administrative matters; the British and French zones; displaced persons: education, health, nationality, employment, Jewish problems and affairs, repatriation, tracing, welfare, child search, screening, etc.; camps and teams; legal matters; personnel matters; military government and directives; public information; security; and supplies and transport.
UN. Executive Assistant to the Secretary-General - 1946:1961
Series consists of papers, interoffice memoranda and reports of the Publications Board for the period of 1947-1954. Documented are requests for publication, budget and distribution issues, policy decisions, administrative instructions and survey of documentation. Also included are 2 bound volumes of 1950-1951 publication programmes - oversized and reports of the Supervisory Commission of the League of Nations - 1935-1945, containing information on publications.
Accession number is 62/1130 - A/397
Series documents the activities of the Publications Board. Records consist of correspondence, memoranda, meeting minutes, and annual reports. Correspondents include Secretary-General U Thant, Under-Secretary for Conference Services Jiri Nosek, and Chief Editor and Executive Assistant of the Office of the Secretary-General Leo Malania. Arranged alphabetically by subject.
Please note that box 7 is oversize folder, title Publications programs.
United Nations Mediator and Acting Mediator for Palestine - Dr. Ralph Bunche
Series consists of correspondence, cables, memoranda, draft suggestions and resolutions, official statements and agreements, press releases, transcripts of broadcasts, newspapers, summary records of meetings, progress reports, industrial and annual reports, incident and investigative reports, medical reports, questionnaires, journals, contracts, lists and rosters, memorials and tributes, personal papers, publications, photographs, charts, diagrams, maps, instructional booklets, and code book. Subjects include but are not limited to the following - administration; troop movements; Truce Commission; Mixed Armistice Commission; Armistice Resolution; demilitarization of Jerusalem; refugee conditions; plane crashes; assassination of Count Folke Bernadotte; truce enforcement and violations; peace negotiations; British-owned oil refineries; displaced persons; passenger lists; mail contracts and terminations; funeral arrangements; letters of condolence; Negev Demarcation; Mt. Scopus Agreement; POWs; operation of Hagelin Cryptographic Ciphering Machines; and Palestine Citrus Board. Correspondents include Ralph Bunche, UN Mediator/Acting Mediator for Palestine; Count Folke Bernadotte, UN Acting Mediator for Palestine; Doreen Daughton, Secretary to Dr. Bunche; WIlliam E. Riley, Brigadier General, USMC/Chief of Staff, Truce Supervision Organization; and John Reedman, Principal Secretary of United Nations Economic Survey for the Middle East.
Series relates to matters addressed by U Thant as the Permanent Representative of Burma to the UN. Issues such as peace-keeping missions, appointment as Secretary-General, critical situations in Cyprus, Hungary, South West Africa and the Korean Peninsula, UN administrative matters, representation within the UN, and disarmament are covered. The series also consists of speeches, interviews and memorabilia relating to U Nu, Prime Minister of Burma. Records consist of letters, memoranda, speeches, transcripts of interviews, reports, and briefs. Correspondents include U Thant, Secretary-General; C.V. Narasimhan, Associate Managing Director of the UN Special Fund; Henry Cabot Lodge, Permanent Representative from the US; Frank N. Trager, Professor of International Affairs, New York University; U Nu, Prime Minister, Burma; Adlai Stevenson, Permanent Representative from the US. U Thant was Secretary-General from 1961 to 1971. Series arrangement: alphabetical.