United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA)/Germany: Central Headquarters in Arolsen, Bureau of Finance and Administration
Series consists of progress reports, ledger and expense sheets, supply catalog and price lists, financial work sheets, outgoing cables and correspondence, and memoranda concerning the financial and administrative matters relating to the handing over of UNRRA to the International Refugee Organization (IRO). Subjects include but are not limited to the following: property and supplies transferred by UNRRA to IRO; correspondence with insurance companies; detail of bulk settlement of U.S. Army charges relating to displaced persons operations; list of UNRRA files held for IRO reference; claims and unpaid bills; leases and rents; looting of UNRRA goods; and staff lists. Correspondencts include A.J. Stierhout, Chief Accountant; E.D. Fanshawe, Major General, British Zone Director, PC IRO; and Margaret Shergold, UNRRA Historian.
Actual series size: 5 boxes.