Series S-0688 - Subject Files of the United Nations Commission for Unification and Rehabilitation of Korea (UNCURK)

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


  • 1949 - 1973 (Creation)

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No. of Boxes: 9

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

Series consists of correspondence, cables, radiograms, handwritten documents, summary records, interrogation records, reports, administrative instructions, resolutions, statements, decrees, translations, speeches and addresses, drafts of rules of procedure, draft press releases, press releases, news clippings, radio and television broadcast partial transcripts, press conferences, working papers, periodicals, surveys, itineraries, programs, agendas, corrigendas, statistics, diagrams, and photographs. Subjects include but are not limited to the following: administrative matters; personnel matters; appointments; field trips; General Assembly meetings; UNCURK Commission meetings; National Referendum Law; Anti-Communist Law; law governing presidential and local elections; various elections; Enlightenment Campaign; UN Unification formula; UN Day Ceremonies; Human Rights Day;DMZ incidents; North Korean subversive operations, and propaganda. Correspondents include U Thant, UN Secretary-General; North Korean Premier Kim Il Sung; David Hall, Principal Secretary, UNCURK; and George A. Humphries, Chief Administrative Officer.

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      DAG-13/, boxes 22-29

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