Inventory of the Garland R. Farmer papers

Finding aid prepared by Jack Shumway
Hoover Institution Archives
434 Galvez Mall
Stanford University
Stanford, CA, 94305-6010
(650) 723-3563
hooverarchives@stanford.edu
© 2008, 2014


Title: Garland R. Farmer papers
Date (inclusive): 1946-1992
Collection Number: 91080
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 50 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box (20.4 linear feet)
Abstract: Correspondence, reports, business and financial records, bulletins, statistical data, pamphlets, serial issues, clippings, other printed matter, and photographs relating to iron ore mining in Liberia and to political, social, and economic conditions in Liberia. Includes some material relating to Ghana and other countries of Africa, and to Lansdell K. Christie, founder of the Liberia Mining Company.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Farmer, Garland R.

Access

Collection is open for research.
The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

Publication Rights

For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Garland R. Farmer papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1991.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Biographical Note

Garland Farmer, an American businessman, was an industrialist and miner in West Africa, specifically Liberia, who specialized in iron ore mining. He was affiliated with several large African mining companies, including the National Iron Ore Company and Mine Management Associates, Limited, serving as president of the latter.

Scope and Content of Collection

The collection consists largely of business-related documents, correspondence, and images relating to iron ore mining in Liberia. Additional material relates to political, social, and economic conditions in Liberia, and some material relating to Ghana and other countries of Africa, and to Lansdell K. Christie, founder of the Liberia Mining Company, is included as well.
The original order and folder titles of the creator have largely been maintained, with a few exceptions. Folder titles or explanatory information added by the archivist have been marked with square brackets.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Christie, Lansdell K., dd. 1965.
Liberia Mining Company.
Mine Management Associates.
Ghana.
Iron mines and mining--Liberia.
Liberia--Economic conditions.
Liberia--Politics and government.
Liberia--Social conditions.

Box/Folder 1 : 1

[Various newspaper clippings], 1971-1974

Box/Folder 1 : 2

[Biography of Lansdell K. Christie], 1990

Box/Folder 1 : 3

[Assorted documents on Liberia and Nigeria], 1960-1987

Box/Folder 1 : 4

[Assorted documents on Liberian economy and history], 1963-1991

Box/Folder 1 : 5

[Report on the tax system of Liberia], 1969

Box/Folder 2 : 1

African art documents, 1960s

Box/Folder 2 : 2

Television and radio, 1963-1967

Box/Folder 2 : 3

Textiles, 1961-1972

Box/Folder 2 : 4

Transportation, 1967

Box/Folder 2 : 5

Financial - private banks in Africa, 1965-1975

Box/Folder 2 : 6

Fertilizers, 1962-1976

Box/Folder 2 : 7

Art, culture, folklore, 1963-1984

Box/Folder 2 : 8

Guinea, 1960-1983

Box/Folder 2 : 9

Burkina Faso (Upper Volta), 1970s

Box/Folder 2 : 10

Kenya, 1963-1975

Box/Folder 2 : 11

Libya, 1968-1973

Box/Folder 2 : 12

Malagasy Republic, 1963-1964

Box/Folder 2 : 13

Malawi, 1962-1968

Box/Folder 2 : 14

Ivory Coast, 1963-1983

Box/Folder 3 : 1

Gambia, 1960-1965

Box/Folder 3 : 2

Gabon, 1962-1975

Box/Folder 3 : 3

Mauritania, 1963-1975

Box/Folder 3 : 4

Mali, 1960-1978

Box/Folder 3 : 5

Ethiopia, 1961-1975

Box/Folder 3 : 6

Equatorial Guinea, 1961-1973

Box/Folder 3 : 7

Chad, 1974

Box/Folder 3 : 8

Central African Republic, 1974-1975

Box/Folder 3 : 9

Cameroon, 1960-1971

Box/Folder 3 : 10

Burundi, 1965-1974

Box/Folder 3 : 11

Republic of the Congo, 1961-1974

Box/Folder 3 : 12

China-Taiwan, 1963

Box/Folder 3 : 13

Israel, 1959-1966

Box/Folder 3 : 14

Italy in Africa, 1964-1974

Box/Folder 3 : 15

Eastern Bloc in Africa, 1961-1978

Box/Folder 3 : 16

French community, general and political, 1959-1965

Box/Folder 3 : 17

France and Africa, 1956-1983

Box/Folder 4 : 1

Algeria, 1966-1973

Box/Folder 4 : 2

Benin (Dahomey), 1960-1970

Box/Folder 4 : 3

China - People's Republic, 1960-1980

Box/Folder 4 : 4

African general history, 1946-1975

Box/Folder 4 : 5

African religion, 1962-1975

Box/Folder 4 : 6

African general education, 1969-1983

Box/Folder 4 : 7

African general health and medicine, 1982

Box/Folder 4 : 8

Military - armies, coups, 1964-1974

Box/Folder 4 : 9

Military - Sudan, 1964-1971

Box/Folder 4 : 10

Military - Nigeria, 1966-1975

Box/Folder 4 : 11

Military - Morocco, 1971-1972

Box/Folder 4 : 12

Military - Libya, 1969-1971

Box/Folder 4 : 13

Military - Ethiopia, 1974-1975

Box/Folder 4 : 14

[Various Africa background magazines], 1959-1961

Box/Folder 4 : 15

Pohang Iron and Steel Co. (POSCO) brief, 1982

Box/Folder 4 : 16

China Steel Corporation (CSC) brief, 1982

Box/Folder 5 : 1

[Miscellaneous Liberia documents and printed matter], 1959-1970

Box 5

[Memorabilia - deed], 1959-1982

Box/Folder 6 : 1

Internatio and Müller Company, 1964-1970

Box/Folder 6 : 2

Mano contracts, tonnages shipped, market reports, 1970-1984

Box/Folder 6 : 3

Miscellaneous correspondence regarding Mano, 1966-1976

Box/Folder 6 : 4

Articles on Mano, Bomi, and Liberian iron ore, 1960-1974

Box/Folder 6 : 5

Mano newspaper clippings, 1960-1988

Box/Folder 6 : 6

Mano - quality, 1966-1984

Box/Folder 6 : 7

Mano - prices, 1971-1985

Box/Folder 6 : 8

Mano Y's informant, 1971-1974

Box/Folder 6 : 9

NIOC [National Iron Ore Company] - reports on activities, 1965-1983

Box/Folder 6 : 10

NIOC - early documents, 1959-1961

Box/Folder 6 : 11

NIOC/MMAL [Mine Management Associates, Ltd.]/LMS [Liberian Mining Company] contributions, 1966-1975

Box/Folder 6 : 12

Miscellaneous Garland Farmer correspondence, 1961-1962

Box/Folder 7 : 1

Photographs - first shipment of Mano ore loaded, Port of Monrovia, 1961

Box/Folder 7 : 2

Correspondence of R. Van Nordheim, General Manager, MMAL, 1962-1963

Box/Folder 7 : 3

Mano ore sales contracts and specifications, 1960

Box/Folder 7 : 4-6

MMAL correspondence, 1960-1962

Box/Folder 7 : 7

Photographs, early 1961

Box/Folder 8 : 1

W. V. S. Tubman - Garland Farmer, 1963-1969

Box/Folder 8 : 2

W. V. S. Tubman - miscellaneous, 1952

Box/Folder 8 : 3

Miscellaneous articles on W. V. S. Tubman, 1960-1973

Box/Folder 8 : 4

Still photos from movie, undated

Box/Folder 8 : 5

Early Mano, photographs, undated

Box/Folder 8 : 6

L. K. C. [Lansdell K. Christie], W. V. S. T. [W. V. S. Tubman], P. B. [Prince Bernhard] trip to Mano [photographs], 1962

Box/Folder 8 : 7

Mano II contract signing [photographs], undated

Box/Folder 8 : 8

Mano [photographs], undated

Box/Folder 8 : 9

Mano miscellaneous [photographs], undated

Box/Folder 8 : 10

Mano River mining operations [photographs], undated

Box/Folder 8 : 11

Jungle and mining operations [photographs], undated

Box/Folder 8 : 12

Miscellaneous [photographs], undated

Box/Folder 9 : 1

President Tolbert - Family of Man award, 1974

Box/Folder 9 : 2

President Tolbert - 1972 inauguration

Box/Folder 9 : 13

President Tolbert - 1976 visit to U.S.

Box/Folder 9 : 4

William Tolbert birthday wishes, 1974

Box/Folder 9 : 5

William Tolbert speeches and press statements, 1971-1976

Box/Folder 9 : 6

W. R. Tolbert - (V.P.), 1960s

Box/Folder 9 : 7

W. V. S. Tubman - Visit to U.S., 1968

Box/Folder 9 : 8

W. V. S. Tubman - African Cooperation (OAU) [Organization of African Unity], 1963-1983

Box/Folder 9 : 9

W. V. S. Tubman - death, 1971

Box/Folder 9 : 10

W. V. S. Tubman - miscellaneous statements, 1968-1971

Box/Folder 9 : 11

W. V. S. Tubman - domestic, tribal matters, etc., 1963-1971

Box/Folder 9 : 12

W. V. S. Tubman on investment, open door, 1963-1967

Box/Folder 10 : 1

Garland Farmer-W. R. Tolbert - Liberian agriculture correspondence, 1976-1983

Box/Folder 10 : 2

Power Project Liberia, 1976-1989

Box/Folder 10 : 3

[Miscellaneous clippings], 1973-1989

Box/Folder 10 : 4

Globex, 1972-1975

Box/Folder 10 : 5

Trade and economics, 1962-1974

Box/Folder 10 : 6

Finance - taxes - government, 1965-1973

Box/Folder 10 : 7

Self help, 1966-1973

Box/Folder 10 : 8

Public works, 1967-1973

Box/Folder 10 : 9

National Fund rally, 1972-1974

Box/Folder 10 : 10

Minerals - diamonds, 1971-1974

Box/Folder 10 : 11-12

W. R. Tolbert - President, 1971-1973

Box/Folder 11 : 1

Health - hospitals

Box/Folder 11 : 2

Low-cost housing, 1971-1975

Box/Folder 11 : 3

Liberian education, 1961-1971

Box/Folder 11 : 4

The Liberian Economic and Management Review, 1974

Box/Folder 11 : 5

Discrimination, bias, etc., 1964-1972

Box/Folder 11 : 6

Development Bank and Fund, 1966-1973

Box/Folder 11 : 7

Corruption, 1972-1984

Box/Folder 11 : 8

Black Americans and Liberia, 1972-1983

Box/Folder 11 : 9

Liberian government finance, 1962-1987

Box/Folder 11 : 10

Liberia Investment Incentive Code, 1966

Box/Folder 11 : 11

Liberian labor, 1963-1975

Box/Folder 11 : 12

Lebanese in Liberia, 1967-1975

Box/Folder 11 : 13

Legislation, legislature, 1966-1975

Box/Folder 11 : 14

Liberianization, 1971-1973

Box/Folder 11 : 15

Liberian - minerals, 1974-1983

Box/Folder 12 : 1

Gateway to West Africa, 1970s

Box/Folder 12 : 2

Foreign aid, 1964-1973

Box/Folder 12 : 3

[General articles/publications on Liberia], 1960-1976

Box/Folder 12 : 4

W. V. S Tubman - 70th birthday, 1966

Box/Folder 12 : 5

W. V. S. Tubman - Silver Anniversary as President, 1969

Box/Folder 12 : 6

Liberia 1968 inauguration

Box/Folder 12 : 7

W. V. S. Tubman visit to U.S., 1961

Box/Folder 12 : 8

U.S. aid to Liberia, 1955-1973

Box/Folder 12 : 9

Liberian economy, general, 1960-1983

Box/Folder 13 : 1-2

W. V. S. Tubman speeches, 1946-1971

Box/Folder 13 : 3

W. V. S. Tubman, Sanniquellie Conference dinner in Holland photographs, undated

Box/Folder 13 : 4

1960 inauguration

Box/Folder 13 : 5

1952 inauguration

Box/Folder 13 : 6

Material for 1960 U.S. visit

Box/Folder 13 : 7

1964 inauguration

Box/Folder 14 : 1

G. R. Farmer correspondence, 1972 August-December

Box/Folder 14 : 2

Mano reports and correspondence, 1973 July-December

Box/Folder 14 : 3

Correspondence, 1972 August - 1973 August

Box/Folder 14 : 4

Correspondence, 1973

Box/Folder 14 : 5

Mano correspondence, 1973

Box/Folder 14 : 6

Mano reports and correspondence, 1974

Box/Folder 14 : 7

General correspondence, 1974

Box/Folder 14 : 8

Mano mine disaster reports, 1982

Box/Folder 14 : 9

Railroads and trackage, 1973

Box/Folder 15 : 1-2

Mano reports, 1971

Box/Folder 15 : 3

Mano reports and correspondence - 1st half, 1972

Box/Folder 15 : 4

Mano correspondence - 2nd half, 1972

Box/Folder 15 : 5

Correspondence - 1st half, 1972

Box/Folder 15 : 6

Mano monthly and annual reports, 1971-1973

Box/Folder 16 : 1

Liberia-U.S. relations, 1966-1986

Box/Folder 16 : 2

Liberia foreign relations, state visits, etc., 1961-1983

Box/Folder 16 : 3

Politics (assassination attempts, sedition), 1960-1973

Box/Folder 16 : 4

Press - newspapers, etc., journalists (Liberian and foreign), 1971-1973

Box/Folder 16 : 5

Liberia bibliography, 1963-1978

Box/Folder 16 : 6

Liberian immigration/citizenship, 1974

Box/Folder 16 : 7

Miscellaneous Liberia, 1971-1973

Box/Folder 16 : 8

Politics and elections, 1965-1973

Box/Folder 16 : 9

Politics - The Revelation, 1973-1974

Box/Folder 16 : 10

Liberian politics/Tubman government, 1960-1973

Box/Folder 17 : 1

East Africa cooperation (Common Services), PAFMECSA [Pan-African Freedom Movement of East, Central and South Africa], 1961-1975

Box/Folder 17 : 2

Afro-Asian solidarity, 1959-1965

Box/Folder 17 : 3

African Development Bank, 1964-1975

Box/Folder 17 : 4

African cooperation-G. R. F. [Garland R. Farmer], 1959-1968

Box/Folder 17 : 5

Liberian education, 1966-1988

Box/Folder 17 : 6

Cuttington College materials, 1967-1968

Box/Folder 17 : 7

University of Liberia School of Business, 1970-1972

Box/Folder 18 : 1

U.S., Africa official policy and statements, 1961-1972

Box/Folder 18 : 2

Reports to Liberian government, 1962-1973

Box/Folder 18 : 3

End MMAL [Mine Management Associates, Ltd.], 1976

Box/Folder 18 : 4

Miscellaneous Mano, 1975-1980

Box/Folder 18 : 5

World Bank, etc. (later Mano), 1980

Box/Folder 18 : 6-7

Mano reports, 1970

Box/Folder 18 : 8

Comparisons with NIOC [National Iron Ore Company], LAMCO [Liberian-American-Swedish Mining Company], Bong

Box/Folder 18 : 9

Correspondence, 1970

Box/Folder 18 : 10

Correspondence, 1971

Box/Folder 19 : 1

U.S. - business interests in Africa, 1963-1973

Box/Folder 19 : 2

U.S.-Africa general trade, 1960-1969

Box/Folder 19 : 3

U.S. aid policies and programs regarding Africa, 1961-1973

Box/Folder 19 : 4

U.S. aid to Africa, 1965-1973

Box/Folder 19 : 5

Black Americans and Africa, 1965-1987

Box/Folder 19 : 6

U.S. business - banking, 1963-1967

Box/Folder 19 : 7

U.S.-Africa (education), 1960-1970

Box/Folder 19 : 8

U.S. - private groups in Africa, 1960-1970

Box/Folder 19 : 9

California business abroad, 1961-1965

Box/Folder 19 : 10

U.S. business abroad - general, 1966-1972

Box/Folder 19 : 11

Council on Foreign Relations, 1961-1962

Box/Folder 20 : 1

Salaried employees exclusion and complaints, 1967-1971

Box/Folder 20 : 2

Labor - prior contracts, 1967-1969

Box/Folder 20 : 3

Industrial Relations Office, 1971-1972

Box/Folder 20 : 4

Labor disturbances, strikes, complaints, 1967-1972

Box/Folder 20 : 5

Labor and salaried employees (amenities, fringe benefits, payroll costs), 1966-1972

Box/Folder 20 : 6

Labor Code, 1967-1972

Box/Folder 20 : 7

Liberianization, 1964-1977

Box/Folder 20 : 8

Background memos, labor memo, 1972

Box/Folder 20 : 9

Possible Liberian personnel, 1971

Box/Folder 20 : 10

Club Valley, commissary, mess, 1972

Box/Folder 20 : 11

Government - hospital - doctor - labor, 1971-1972

Box/Folder 20 : 12

Labor - retirement, 1970-1974

Box/Folder 20 : 13

Labor - schools, training, 1971-1972

Box/Folder 20 : 14

Labor negotiations, mainly LMC [Liberia Mining Company], 1964

Box/Folder 20 : 15

Information on education and training for MMAL [Mine Management Associates, Ltd.], 1964-1966

Box/Folder 20 : 16

License fee, 1973

Box/Folder 20 : 17

Mano siliceous fines - sales - information, 1974

Box/Folder 20 : 18

Employee benefits, 1966

Box/Folder 20 : 19

James Kankeh, 1971-1982

Box/Folder 21 : 1

Labor, 1973

Box/Folder 21 : 2

NIOC [National Iron Ore Company], 1982-1983

Box/Folder 21 : 3

[Various documents regarding NIOC], undated

Box/Folder 21 : 4

CAEMI International, Inc., 1972-1973

Box/Folder 21 : 5

NIOC, 1984-1987

Box/Folder 21 : 6

G. A. P. [George A. Padmore]/NIOC, 1966-1967

Box/Folder 21 : 7

Labor, 1972

Box/Folder 21 : 8

Current labor contract, 1971-1973

Box/Folder 21 : 9

Current personnel matters, 1973

Box/Folder 21 : 10

Expatriate employees contract, number, etc., 1967-1974

Box/Folder 21 : 11

General memos on unfinished labor and salaried employees matters, 1971-1972

Box/Folder 21 : 12

Labor - job classification, productivity, 1972-1974

Box/Folder 22 : 1-5

Liberia [articles], 1975-1979

Box/Folder 22 : 6

[Ghana news clippings], 1966-1988

Box/Folder 22 : 7

Valco/VRA, 1962-1977

Box/Folder 22 : 8

[Ghana news clippings], 1966-1988

Box/Folder 23 : 1-16

[Liberia-related news clippings and documents], 1959-1974, 1990-1991

Box/Folder 24 : 1

Ghana - Kenaf Bag Plant, 1964-1970

Box/Folder 24 : 2

Ghana - economics, 1960-1969

Box/Folder 24 : 3

Ghana - African Cooperation OAU [Organization of African Unity], 1960-1965

Box/Folder 24 : 4

Ghana - Volta River, Kaiser alum, 1961-1982

Box/Folder 24 : 5

Ghana - foreign policy - U.S., 1961-1965

Box/Folder 24 : 6

Ghana - newspaper/magazine articles (general - economic), 1970s

Box/Folder 24 : 7

Ghana - economic, 1980s

Box/Folder 24 : 8

Ghana - Soviet Bloc - aid, trade, 1964-1968

Box/Folder 24 : 9

Ghana - U.S. - aid, trade, 1961-1968

Box/Folder 24 : 10

Ghana - West (excluding U.S.) - aid, trade, 1962-1976

Box/Folder 24 : 11

Ghana - foreign relations miscellaneous, 1960-1966

Box/Folder 24 : 12

Ghana - foreign policy - Africa (excluding African Co-op), 1966-1976

Box/Folder 24 : 13

Ghana - government and politics, 1970-1979

Box/Folder 24 : 14

Ghana - foreign policy - Eastern Bloc, 1961-1966

Box/Folder 24 : 15

Ghana - politics and government (general - political), 1960-1969

Box/Folder 25 : 1-2

[Various Ghana news clippings], 1960-1989

Box/Folder 25 : 3

[Map of Ghana], 1970

Box/Folder 25 : 4

Ghana - history - folklore - culture - art, 1967-1974

Box/Folder 25 : 5

[Various Ghana documents], 1957-1965

Box/Folder 25 : 6

Ghana - bibliography, 1967-1976

Box/Folder 25 : 7

Ghana - general background information, 1966-1972

Box/Folder 25 : 8

Ghana - investment policies and laws - taxes on business, 1959-1967

Box/Folder 25 : 9

Ghana - Abbott-Ghana and associated information regarding investment, 1967-1968

Box/Folder 25 : 10

Ghana - government-owned companies (including nationalization), 1964-1976

Box/Folder 26 : 1

Western Europe - ore (consumption, requirements, technical considerations), 1974

Box/Folder 26 : 2

Quality considerations (general market), 1987

Box/Folder 26 : 3

Technical - sintering, 1967-1971

Box/Folder 26 : 4

[Information on steel and ore industries], 1988

Box/Folder 26 : 5

Model iron ore concession, 1968

Box/Folder 26 : 6

Iron ore projections, 1969-1987

Box/Folder 26 : 7

Agriculture and investment, 1947-1964

Box/Folder 26 : 8

Ghana - business and investments, 1961-1983

Box/Folder 26 : 9

Ghana agriculture, food, timber 1960-1978

Box/Folder 27 : 1

Hancock reports, 1987

Box/Folder 27 : 2

Keall Brindsen/witness statement, 1987-1988

Box/Folder 27 : 3

Robe River - prices, 1983-1987

Box/Folder 27 : 4

Australia - prices, 1985-1987

Box/Folder 27 : 5

Prices - general, 1974-1986

Box/Folder 27 : 6

Robe River - general, 1975-1987

Box/Folder 27 : 7

Japan, 1967-1973

Box/Folder 27 : 8

Iron ore - Africa (excluding Liberia), 1970-1983

Box/Folder 27 : 9

Iron ore - exports, seaborne trade, 1987

Box/Folder 27 : 10

Iron ore trade - statistics, general, APEF [Association of Iron Ore Exporting Countries], 1977-1987

Box/Folder 27 : 11

Iron ore - general, 1958-1986

Box/Folder 28 : 1

LAMCO [Liberian-American-Swedish Mining Company] documents, 1978-1989

Box/Folder 28 : 2

Iron ore prices, 1986

Box/Folder 28 : 3

African iron ore, 1964-1972

Box/Folder 28 : 4

Mifergui, 1969-1975

Box/Folder 28 : 5

NIMCO [Nimba International Mining Company] (A. Davies), 1991-1992

Box/Folder 28 : 6

Liberia mining industry miscellaneous, 1959-1986

Box/Folder 28 : 7

Liberia - general iron ore statistics, 1974-1981

Box/Folder 28 : 8

Bong - DELIMCO [German-Liberian Mining Company], 1964-1987

Box/Folder 28 : 9

Liberia - freight, 1982-1987

Box/Folder 28 : 10

Iron ore concessions, 1975

Box/Folder 29 : 1-2

LAMCO [Liberian-American-Swedish Mining Company] documents, 1960-1980

Box/Folder 29 : 3-4

LAMCO - general, 1959-1983

Box/Folder 29 : 5

LAMCO financial/dividend ownership, 1958-1969

Box/Folder 30 : 1

ExChem/J. Baird, 1963-1970

Box/Folder 30 : 2

Arno Newman/hydro power, 1962-1963

Box/Folder 30 : 3

Tibor Rosenbaum, 1974-1977

Box/Folder 30 : 4

Vanply, 1974-1980

Box/Folder 30 : 5

Liberia - shipping, shipping lines, 1965-1973

Box/Folder 30 : 6

Steel plant, 1964-1979

Box/Folder 30 : 7

Refinery, 1963-1990

Box/Folder 30 : 8

Photographs - opening of LAMCO [Liberian-American-Swedish Mining Company], 1966

Box/Folder 30 : 9

LAMCO financial documents and memos, 1959-1984

Box/Folder 31 : 1

Government offices, departments, agencies, 1966-1972

Box/Folder 31 : 2

Police and military, 1962-1984

Box/Folder 31 : 3

SCOGO [Special Commission on Government Operations], 1961-1963

Box/Folder 31 : 4

People's Redemption Council, 1980

Box/Folder 31 : 5

Business and investment in rubber, agriculture, and timber, 1963-1972

Box/Folder 31 : 6

Liberia business and investment - laws - government policies - government information, 1964-1985

Box/Folder 31 : 7

Business - stock offerings, local investment, 1963-1972

Box/Folder 31 : 8

Leroy Francis, 1965-1972

Box/Folder 31 : 9

Liberia Company, 1947-1949

Box/Folder 31 : 10

Mabretuma, Liberian shrimp project, 1967-1970

Box/Folder 31 : 11

Mesurado, 1966-1987

Box/Folder 31 : 12

Liberia business and investment - oil (excluding refinery), 1969-1983

Box/Folder 31 : 13

Ports - Port of Monrovia, World Bank, NPA, charges, 1966-1983

Box/Folder 31 : 14

Liberia business and investment - foreign, 1960-1987

Box/Folder 31 : 15

Liberia newspaper industrial supplements, 1971

Box/Folder 31 : 16

Business and investment - Liberian owned, 1962-1983

Box/Folder 32 : 1

Padmores, 1974-1990

Box/Folder 32 : 2

Bishop Harris, 1964-1965

Box/Folder 32 : 3

A. R. Horton, 1962-1968

Box/Folder 32 : 4

C. A. Cassell, 1946-1986

Box/Folder 32 : 5

Hilary Dennis, 1983

Box/Folder 32 : 6

T. E. Eastman, 1983-1984

Box/Folder 32 : 7

J. R. Grimes, 1961-1991

Box/Folder 32 : 8

J. R. G. [J. R. Grimes] - correspondence with G. R. F. [Garland R. Farmer], 1966-1967

Box/Folder 32 : 9

Miscellaneous non-Liberians, 1966-1984

Box/Folder 32 : 10

Miscellaneous non-government Liberians, 1966-1987

Box/Folder 32 : 11

Liberian government officials, 1960s

Box/Folder 32 : 12

Officials and other biographical information, 1970s

Box/Folder 32 : 13

Government officials, 1980s

Box/Folder 32 : 14

National Planning Agency, 1962-1974

Box/Folder 33 : 1

Various Liberia magazines, 1960-1979

Box/Folder 33 : 2

Hancock, 1987-1988

Box/Folder 33 : 3

Wologisi, 1957-1974

Box/Folder 33 : 4

C. D. Sherman, 1961-1987

Box/Folder 33 : 5

P. C. Parker, 1963-1974

Box/Folder 33 : 6

S. Edward Peal, ambassador and senator, 1965-1976

Box/Folder 33 : 7

[Assorted documents (on iron ore mining)], 1967-1988

Box/Folder 34 : 1

West African Agricultural Corporation, 1967-1984

Box/Folder 34 : 2

Vanply/Summit - Liberia, 1966-1983

Box/Folder 34 : 3

Lofa Logging - C. Weiner, 1973

Box/Folder 34 : 4

Port of Monrovia charges, 1971-1974

Box/Folder 34 : 5

Timber industry studies, 1966-1969

Box/Folder 34 : 6

Port of Monrovia, excluding National Iron Ore Company, 1968-1970

Box/Folder 35 : 1

Liberian economic reports, 1962-1966

Box/Folder 35 : 2

Agriculture and COPE [Committee] and operation production, 1963-1971

Box/Folder 35 : 3

Agrimeco (rice, general), 1973

Box/Folder 35 : 4

Liberia - Two Cent Program, 1952

Box/Folder 35 : 5

Miscellaneous Liberian agriculture, 1966-1987

Box/Folder 35 : 6

Firestone [Tire Company], 1965-1988

Box/Folder 35 : 7

Sugar/LIBSUCO [Liberian Sugar Company], 1973-1977

Box/Folder 36 : 1

NIOC [National Iron Ore Company] Board miscellaneous, 1971-1973

Box/Folder 36 : 2

NIOC Board reports for directors' meetings, 1969-1974

Box/Folder 36 : 3

NIOC Board meeting minutes, 1975-1976

Box/Folder 36 : 4

MMAL [Mine Management Associates, Ltd.]-NIOC relationship, 1972

Box/Folder 36 : 5

U.S. Economic Mission to Liberia, 1947-1952

Box/Folder 37 : 1

G. F. [Garland Farmer] correspondence, 1965

Box/Folder 37 : 2

Mano and operating reports, 1965

Box/Folder 37 : 3-4

C. Rule operating reports, 1963-1964

Box/Folder 37 : 5

Minutes of staff meetings, 1962 July - 1963 March

Box/Folder 37 : 6

Garland R. Farmer correspondence, 1968-1969

Box/Folder 37 : 7

NIOC [National Iron Ore Company] Board, 1968-1970

Box/Folder 37 : 8

Early NIOC Board meetings, 1965

Box/Folder 37 : 9

NIOC - articles of incorporation, by-laws, 1959

Box/Folder 37 : 10

Mano-NIOC concession, 1959-1967

Box/Folder 37 : 11

NIOC Board meeting, 1974

Box/Folder 38 : 1

[Liberia Mining Company film materials], 1958-1960

Box/Folder 38 : 2

Liberian history, culture, 1959-1973

Box/Folder 38 : 3

Liberian churches, religions, 1948-1988

Box/Folder 38 : 4

Liberian general information, 1970

Box/Folder 38 : 5

J. M. Weeks, 1966-1974

Box/Folder 38 : 6

Shad, Jr. [W. V. S. Tubman, Jr.], 1961-1972

Box/Folder 38 : 7

S. A. Tolbert, 1972-1987

Box/Folder 38 : 8

W. R. Tolbert III, 1986

Box/Folder 38 : 9

A. B. Tolbert, 1973-1975

Box/Folder 38 : 10

C. D. S. [Charles Dunbar Sherman]/G. R. F. [Garland R. Farmer], 1965-1969

Box/Folder 38 : 11

[Books on Liberian culture and economy], 1968-1983

Box/Folder 39 : 1

Contributions - past, made, or pledged, 1960-1969

Box/Folder 39 : 2

Lansdell K. Christie miscellaneous correspondence, 1962-1964

Box/Folder 39 : 3

L. K. C. [Lansdell K. Christie]/G. R. F. [Garland R. Farmer] correspondence, 1959-1963

Box/Folder 39 : 4

Lansdell K. Christie correspondence, 1959-1965

Box/Folder 39 : 5

LMC [Liberian Mining Company] news, 1964-1978

Box/Folder 39 : 6

L. K. C. Fund, 1967-1968

Box/Folder 39 : 7

L. K. C. - articles and photos, 1965-1988

Box/Folder 39 : 8

Tribal affairs, history, 1966-1986

Box/Folder 39 : 9

Liberia - miscellaneous human interest, 1966-1979

Box/Folder 40 : 1

Zambia - economy (no. Rhodesia), 1965-1975

Box/Folder 40 : 2

Zaire, 1968-1975

Box/Folder 40 : 3

Tunisia geological map, undated

Box/Folder 40 : 4

Nigeria (economy), 1961-1965

Box/Folder 40 : 5

Nigeria, 1965-1972

Box/Folder 40 : 6

Contributions, loans, scholarships (Ben Kahn), 1966-1969

Box/Folder 41 : 1

Nigeria, 1961-1984

Box/Folder 41 : 2

Nigeria (general), 1966-1969

Box/Folder 41 : 3

Nigeria documents, 1960-1969

Box/Folder 41 : 4

Duplicates for Hoover, 1965-1985

Box/Folder 42 : 1

Mano reports and correspondence, 1966 July-December

Box/Folder 42 : 2

Correspondence, 1966

Box/Folder 42 : 3

Expense accounts, 1967

Box/Folder 42 : 4

Mano - reports and correspondence, 1966 January-June

Box/Folder 42 : 5

Inventory of American aid to education in Africa, 1962

Box/Folder 42 : 6

Atlas of African industry, 1989

Box/Folder 42 : 7

Morocco, 1970s

Box/Folder 42 : 8

Niger, 1970s

Box/Folder 43 : 1

Mano reports - 1st half, 1969

Box/Folder 43 : 2

Mano reports and correspondence, 1968 July-December

Box/Folder 43 : 3

Correspondence, 1967 October - 1968 September

Box/Folder 43 : 4

Mano reports and correspondence - 1st half, 1968

Box/Folder 43 : 5

Correspondence, 1968

Box/Folder 43 : 6

Correspondence, 1967

Box/Folder 43 : 7

Mano reports and correspondence, 1967 July-December

Box/Folder 43 : 8

Mano reports and correspondence, 1967 January-June

Box/Folder 43 : 9

NIOC [National Iron Ore Company] - LMC [Liberian Mining Company] - reports, 1965-1966

Box/Folder 44 : 1

Mano - first cargo, undated

Box/Folder 44 : 2

Correspondence, 1969

Box/Folder 44 : 3

Mano reports - 2nd half, 1969

Box/Folder 44 : 4

Central American vs. African, 1968

Box/Folder 44 : 5

Ghana - Guinea - Mali Union, 1960-1961

Box/Folder 44 : 6

African Cooperation - general, 1965-1976

Box/Folder 44 : 7

Organization of African Unity (OAU), 1961-1963

Box/Folder 44 : 8

Sanniquellie Conference, 1959-1986

Box/Folder 44 : 9

Pre-organization of African Unity meetings, 1960-1962

Box/Folder 44 : 10

Liberian policies and proposals regarding African unity, Organization of African Unity, etc., 1962-1973

Box/Folder 44 : 11

Mano River Union, 1973-1983

Box/Folder 44 : 12

Van Nordheim - 1st half, 1962

Box/Folder 44 : 13

Economic Community of West African States, 1967-1970

Box/Folder 45 : 1

Report - Economic Integration in West Africa, 1965

Box/Folder 45 : 2

OCAM [Afro-Mauritian Common Organization] and UAM [African and Malagasy Union], 1963-1974

Box/Folder 45 : 3

UDEAC [Customs and Economic Union of Central Africa]-UDOA (Central Africa), 1960-1968

Box/Folder 45 : 4

Commonwealth - Africa, EFTA, 1950-1965

Box/Folder 45 : 5

All-Africa People's Conference, 1959-1961

Box/Folder 45 : 6

Non-Aligned Conference, 1964-1973

Box/Folder 45 : 7

Organization of African Unity resolutions, 1963-1964

Box/Folder 45 : 8

Monrovia Group (pre OAU), 1961

Box/Folder 45 : 9

Africa cooperation - Organization of African Unity cooperation, 1963-1983

Box/Folder 46 : 1

School prospectus, 1986

Box/Folder 46 : 2

Report - Economic Integration in West Africa, 1965

Box/Folder 46 : 3

African cooperation, 1960-1987

Box/Folder 46 : 4

African development research, 1960

Box/Folder 46 : 5

Proposals for West African cooperation, undated

Box/Folder 46 : 6

Africa cooperation - health, 1960-1965

Box/Folder 46 : 7

Africa regional cooperation - rivers, lakes, 1969-1975

Box/Folder 46 : 8

Africa cooperation - transportation, 1964-1966

Box/Folder 46 : 9

United Nations/African cooperation, 1963-1975

Box/Folder 46 : 10

West Africa Francophone cooperation, 1968-1983

Box/Folder 46 : 11

Cooperation - Maghreb, 1967-1971

Box/Folder 46 : 12

West Africa cooperation - free trade agreements, pre ECOWAS [Economic Community of West African States], 1963-1967

Box/Folder 46 : 13

West Africa, Economics Cooperation Organization, 1964-1965

Box/Folder 46 : 14

West Africa Rice Development Association, 1971-1973

Box/Folder 46 : 15

Africa cooperation, communications/press, 1960-1964

Box/Folder 46 : 16

Africa cooperation, education, 1963-1969

Box/Folder 47 : 1

Lebanese in Africa (excluding Liberia), 1982-1985

Box/Folder 47 : 2

Aid to Africa - general, 1964-1969

Box/Folder 47 : 3

Agriculture - Africa, general, 1965-1982

Box/Folder 47 : 4

Agriculture - projects in Africa (excluding Ghana), 1961-1973

Box/Folder 47 : 5

A. Bureau, 1960-1974

Box/Folder 47 : 6

Bie - current, 1969-1973

Box/Folder 47 : 7

Nkrumah speeches, 1959-1962

Box/Folder 47 : 8

Bie Mountains, 1965-1972

Box/Folder 47 : 9

Mano top personnel, 1969-1971

Box/Folder 48 : 1

Bie - Garland R. Farmer, 1970-1971

Box/Folder 48 : 2

Comp. indigenization/nationalization, 1974

Box/Folder 48 : 3

"Africanization," expatriates of personnel, 1963-1982

Box/Folder 48 : 4

"Africanization" of ownership, 1970-1987

Box/Folder 48 : 5

Diamonds, 1961-1968

Box/Folder 48 : 6

Private investment in Africa, 1969

Box/Folder 48 : 7

Minerals - general, 1964-1974

Box/Folder 48 : 8

African economy - general, 1966-1982

Box/Folder 48 : 9

Industries in Africa - general, 1961-1981

Box/Folder 48 : 10

Comp. investment - incentives/restrictions, 1967-1985

Box/Folder 49 : 1

Assorted slides from Mano, 1970s

Box/Folder 49 : 2

Mano photographs (contract signing), 1970s

Box/Folder 49 : 3

G. R. F. [Garland R. Farmer] separation from MMAL [Mine Management Associates, Ltd.]/AMS, 1973-1974

Box/Folder 49 : 4

National Iron Ore Company Board/reports re Mano II, 1974

Box/Folder 49 : 5

MMAL Board, 1973-1974

Box/Folder 49 : 6

Japanese - Bie, 1973

Box/Folder 49 : 7

Current Ore market information - CAEMI International, 1972-1973

Box/Folder 49 : 8

Port authority - Mano and port, 1972

Box/Folder 49 : 9

J. J. P. [James (Jim) J. Pirtle]/Bea Mountains Company, 1982-1987

Box/Folder 49 : 10

Ghana - names (at time of Ejurah farm work) - government officials, business personalities, 1965-1966

Box/Folder 49 : 11

Bie Mountains, joint venture, 1970

Box/Folder 49 : 12

Bie Mountains, BSC [British Steel Corporation], etc., 1974

Box/Folder 49 : 13

Bie Mountains, early correspondence, 1965-1971

Box/Folder 50 : 1

LEL [Liberian Enterprises, Ltd.], 1961-1989

Box/Folder 50 : 2

GNMC [Ghana National Manganese Corporation] - manganese market, 1983

Box/Folder 50 : 3

MMAL [Mine Management Associates, Ltd]. - miscellaneous, 1973

Box/Folder 50 : 4

MMAL - management contract articles of incorporation, 1958-1971

Box/Folder 50 : 5

G. R. F. [Garland R. Farmer] (personal)-V. R. Y. L. [Vernon R. Y. Lynn] re MMAL/AMS, 1971-1976

Box/Folder 50 : 6

NIOC [National Iron Ore Company]-CAEMI International sales agency agreement, 1972-1982

Box/Folder 50 : 7

Technical assistance - NIOC/MMAL-LMC [Liberian Mining Company], 1963-1974

Box/Folder 50 : 8

Iron ore sales contracts, 1971-1973

Box/Folder 51 : 1

Labor disputes, 1967-1969

Box/Folder 51 : 2

NIOC/government reports, 1967-1969

Box/Folder 51 : 3

Liberian matters at Mano, etc., 1966-1969

Box/Folder 51 : 4

Liberian Enterprises ledger sheets - duplicates, 1970s

Box/Folder 51 : 5

LEL Board, 1958-1973

Box/Folder 51 : 6

LEL, 1967-1968

Box/Folder 51 : 7

Liberian Enterprises (including Wust speech), 1958-1967

Box/Folder 51 : 8

William R. Tolbert, 1965-1969

Box/Folder 51 : 9

Liberian relations (non-government/non-employee), 1966-1969

Box/Folder 51 : 10

Foreign advisory, 1956-1969

Box/Folder 51 : 11

Conferences of Heads of African and Malagasy States, 1961