- 1948 - 1967 (Creation)
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No. of Boxes: 6
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United Nations Truce Supervisi- Organizati- (UNTSO), Special Advisor/Consultant for Mount Scopus
Series consists of correspondence, incoming and outgoing cables, memoranda, press releases, newsclippings, reports, photographs, maps, and agreements. Subjects include but are not limited to the following: missions and visits by UN Officals including Dr. Urritia, Dr. Bunch, and Mr. Cordier; Commonwealth graves including restoration, maintenance, and remembrance ceremonies; activities of Arab civilizations surrounding Mt. Scopus; chronology of Mt. Scopus project prepared by Dr. Urritia; Israeli patrols; situati- reports - various incidents; and the road to Issawiya village. Correspondents include Dr. Francisco Urritia, Personal Representative - Secretary-General regarding Mt. Scopus; David Ben-Gurion, Prime Minister of Israel; Henri Vigier, Special Advisor; Dr. Ralph Bunche; Colonel B. V. Leary, Acting Chief of Staff, UNTSO; Andrew Cordier, Executive Assistant to the Secretary-General; Lieutentant-General Odd Bull, Chief of Staff, UNTSO; Lieutentant Colonel O. H. Burn, New Zealand Army, Chief of Staff's Representative for Mt. Scopus; Lieutentant Colonel G. A. Flint, Canadian Army, UNTSO Representative for Mt. Scopus; Lieutenant Colonel J. A. Huot, Canadian Army, Chief of Staff Representative for Mt. Scopus.
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Arranged alphabetically by subject.