Series S-0268 - Public Information - subject files

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Public Information - subject files


  • 1959 - 1973 (Creation)

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No. of Boxes: 8

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Series documents appointments to the Office of Public Information, United Nations Information Centres, employee transfers and the World Fair of 1964. Records consist of correspondence, memoranda, code cables - numbered and unnumbered, political reports from information centres, newpaper clippings, brochures and United Nations official documents. Correspondents include Secretaries-General U Thant and Kurt Waldheim, Under-Secretary for Public Information H. Tavares de Sa, Assistant Secretary-General for Public Information Agha Abdul Hamid, Under-Secretary-General for Administration and Management H. Keith Matthews, Assistant-Secretary-General for Public Information G. Alatani, and Under-Secretary-General for Special Political Affairs in charge of Public Information Joze Rolz-Bennett. Arranged alphabetically by subject.

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      Related to: 1974/0019: Working files of the Executive office of the SG (Mr C.V.Narasimhan's files)
      Related to: 1974/0074: Administrative & Working files of Mr.C.V. Narasimhna, former Chef de Cabinet

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      DAG-1/1.2.2 (b.59-65), 74/19, 74/74

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