- 1957 - 1964 (Creation)
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No. of Boxes: 6
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United Nations Fact-Finding Mission to South Vietnam - administrative files
Series consists of correspondence, memoranda, draft reports, lists, minutes of meetings, agendas, rules of procedure, cables, press statements, press releases, press clippings, handwritten notes, petitions, verbatim records of plenary meetings, interviews, communiques, bulletins, photographs, graphic photographs, cloth banner, books, periodicals, and pamphlets. Subjects include but are not limited to the followng: creation of mission; human rights violations; allegations against Buddhists; Buddhist letters of protest; Vietnam - administrative filesese laws and regulations collected by the Secretary-General at Headquarters; visits to youth camps, prisons and hospitals; appeal for freedom of religion in Vietnam - administrative files; highland refugees; Communist subversive warfare in South Vietnam - administrative files; history of Buddhism in Vietnam - administrative files; and Communism in South Vietnam - administrative files. Correspondents include: Alain M. Dangeard, Administrative and Finance Officer, Mission to Vietnam - administrative files; George Lansky, Acting Chief, Field Operating Services; Abdul Rahan Pazhwak, Ambassador; Sergio Correa Da Costa, Ambassador; Sir Senerat Gunewardene, Ambassador; General Doung Van Minh; General Tran Van Don; and General Le Van Kim.
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Arranged alphabetically by subject.