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.