Series Office of the Assistant Secretary-General - Registry and Non-Registry - S-0544

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S-0544

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Office of the Assistant Secretary-General - Registry and Non-Registry

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  • 1933 - 1954 (Creation)

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Size/Number of Items/Parts: 5 linear ft. of textual records, No. of Boxes: 225

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Series is comprised of the filing system numbered files of the Assistant Secretary-General relating to Culture-Education-Science matters, to the Economic and Social Council, to matters of development in health, to human rights and the Human Rights Commission, to narcotics (and the work of the Division of Narcotic Drugs), to non-governmental organizations, to the work of the Population Division, to refugee issues, to the work of the Temporary Social Commission (including the protection of youth), and includes studies on related matters. The predominant dates are 1946-1947 (with records dated in the 1930s related to health work within the League of Nations). Arranged in classification system order.

Related records: This series is followed by S-0917.

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Series contains a few files relating to UNRRA which are strictly confidential; most of the series is open for research.

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DAG-18/1.1.0

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