- 1934 - 1957 (Creation)
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United Nations Commissioner in Eritea
Series consists of correspondence, memoranda, incoming and outgoing cables, handwritten documents, meeting notes, minutes of meetings, summary records, reports, interviews, drafts, working papers, translations, background papers, tables of contents, appendices, corrigenda, bibliographies, proclamations, statements, constitutions, speeches, observations, recommendations, press clippings, letters of appointment, orders, legal questions, press releases, press conference statements, communiques, circulars, lists, itineraries, diagrams, statistical tables, booklets, and routing slips. Subjects include but are not limited to the following: administration; personnel; protocol; Eritean constitution; Ethiopian constitution; Eritean Representative Assembly; organic laws; electoral laws; elections; Ad Hoc Political Committee of General Assembly; incidents; security situations; Eritean's General Amnesty; British administration; Eritea's budgetary issues; Italian private property; land disputes; religious issues; racial issues; language issues; trade; documentary film projects; consultations; economic and social concerns; foreign policy; Shifta problem; and closing down of mission. Correspondents include Trygve Lie, UN Secretary- General; H.E. Eduardo Anze Matienzo, UN Commissioner for Eritea; Dr. Ranschofer-Wertheimer, Principal Secretary, UN Commission for Eritea; A.J. Lucas, Principal Secretary, UN Commission for Eritea; Philippe L. Poullain, Political Affairs Officer, UN Commissioner for Ertiea; Haile Sellassie I, Emperor of Ethiopia; D. Protitch, Principal Director of Security Council Affairs; Andrew Cordier, Executive Assistant to Security Council; and Tedla Bairu, President, Eritean Representative Assembly.
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Arranged alphabetically by subject.