- 1959 - 1965 (Creation)
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Series consists of correspondence, incoming and outgoing cables, code cables, memoranda, reports, draft documents, annexes, business cards, invitations, budgets, travel documents, itineraries, telegrams, aides memoires, meeting minutes, handwritten notes, agendas, information circulars, press releases, verbatim records, resolutions, instructions, standing orders, financial documents, lists, maps, and resolutions.
Subjects include but are not limited to the following: personnel; UNTEA policies; United Nations Security Force (UNSF); Papuan Volunteer Corps; Observer Group; audits; Red Cross; Indonesian Liason Mission; Netherlands Liason Commission; information on agriculture and aquaculture; founding of national museum; school examinations; cholera epidemic; and requests to UNTEA for financial assistance.
Correspondents include Jose Rolz-Bennett, Temporary UN Administrator of West New Guinea; Nelson Rockefeller, Governor of New York; Sir Alexander MacFarquhar, Director of Personnel, UN; Mr. Janecek, Chief Adminstrative Officer; Mr. Abbas, Director of Finance; Mr. Rozenboom, Director of Economic Affairs; Dr. Roberts, Director of Health; Mr. Lyesen, Director of Cultural Affairs; Mr. Veldkamp, Director of Internal Affairs; Mr. Boldingh, Director of Social Affairs and Justice; Mr. Aalbersberg, Procureur General; D.C.L. Wilson, Divisional Commissioner, South New Guinea, Merauke; and L. Goedhart, Chief of the Netherlands Liason Mission.