United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization papers

United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization papers
Dates: circa 1940-1950
Quantity: 0.8 Linear feet (2 document boxes)
Abstract:The collection consists of correspondence, reports, drafts, articles, photographs and clippings relating to the formation and activities of UNESCO.
Coll. Number: ms2182

Biographical/Historical Note

UNESCO is the acronym for United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, a specialized agency of the United Nations (UN) that was created in 1946 to promote international collaboration in education, science, and culture. Its permanent headquarters are in Paris, France. Encyclopedia Britannica Online http://www.britannicaonline.com (Retrieved February 23, 2009)


Arrangement

Arranged in chronological order.


Index Terms

Articles.
Clippings (information artifacts)
Correspondence.
Drafts (documents)
Non-governmental organizations--History.
Non-governmental organizations--Pictorial works.
Non-governmental organizations--Records and correspondence.
Photographs.
Reports.
Unesco. -- History
Unesco. -- Pictorial works
Unesco. -- Records and correspondence

General Notes

UNESCO papers, circa 1940-1950


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization papers, circa 1940-1950. MS 2182. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Correspondence, Dr. Mildred Thompson, 1944
 
2Correspondence, Dr. Mildred Thompson, 1944-1945
 
3Correspondence, Dr. Mildred Thompson, 1945-1946
 
4Clippings
 
5Mintues: Alllied Ministers of Education, 1944 November
 
6Photographs, Alllied Ministers of Education Conference, 1944 November
Thompson, Fullbright, etc.
 
7Minutes, Alllied Ministers of Education Ministers Plans for UNESCO Development
 
8Plenary Session Minutes, 1945
 
9Commission V Report
 
10London Conference "Statement of Purpose", November 1945
 
11London Conference State Department Report and press releases
 
12London Conference UNRRA Funding Propositions
 
13London Conference UNESCO Constitution
 
14London Conference Member Rosters
 
15"Who's Who" Delegates and Advisors--Biographical sketches
 
BoxFolder
21London Conference Background Information and Press Releases
 
2Printed Material, UNESCO prep. commission (in English)
 
3Printed Material, UNESCO prep. commission (in French)
 
4Printed Material, booklets
 
5Fullbright Bill & Government Action on UNESCO
 
6Speeches: "Education as a Force for Peace"
 
7Speeches: "Defenses of Peace in the Minds of Men"
 
8UNESCO Miscellany
 
9Articles by and about Dr. Mildred Thompson
 
10Writings: Hughes essay; "The Manda es Controversy"
 
11Writings: Naval armament
 
12Writings: Essay, "Four-Power Treaty"
 
13Writings: Essays Far-Eastern Questions
 
14Transcribed letters of Henry Cabot Lodge
 
15Writings: James Howe essay