Series S-0687 - Correspondence Files of the United Nations Commission for Unification and Rehabilitation of Korea (UNCURK)

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Correspondence Files of the United Nations Commission for Unification and Rehabilitation of Korea (UNCURK)


  • 1950 - 1973 (Creation)

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No. of Boxes: 7

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United Nations Commission for Unification and Rehabilitation of Korea (UNCURK)

Series consists of correspondence, draft correspondence, memoranda, cables, reports, resolutions, draft resolutions, agendas, summary records of meetings, press conferences, declarations, regulations, speeches and addresses, translations, news clippings, press releases and statements, witness statements, resumes, biographical notes, corrigenda, routing slips, programs, seating charts, itineraries, rosters, lists, indexes, periodicals, maps, photographs, communiques, and aides memoires. Subjects include but are not limited to the following: government delegations and embassies; rules of procedure; civilian organizations; corruption cases of ex-members of the National Assembly; Alien Land Law; commemoration of National Liberation Day; inauguration of President Chung Hee Park; UN Unified Command; Agency for International Development; Korean National Red Cross; Neutral Nations Supervisory Commission (NNSC); North Korean violations of military armistice agreement; DMZ incidents; and mock UN General Assembly. Correspondents include Kurt Waldheim, UN Secretary-General; U Thant, UN Secretary General; Mohammed Ali Aghassi, Principal Secretary, UNCURK; Andrew Cordier, Executive Assistant to the Secretary-General; and President Chung Hee Park.

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      DAG-13/, boxes 15-21

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