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Register of the United States President's Famine Emergency Committee Records, 1946-1947
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Box 1.-14.

Honorary Chairman's File, 1946-1947

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, diaries,speeches, writings, reports, statistical data, press releases and statements, clippings, and other material relating to Herbert Hoover's role as Honorary Chairman of the Famine Emergency Committee, arranged alphabetically by physical form
 

Correspondence

 

General

Box 1., Folder 1

A

Folder 2-3

B

Folder 4-5

C

Folder 6

D

Folder 7

E

Box 2., Folder 1

F

Folder 2

G

Folder 3-4

H

Folder 5

I-J

Folder 6

K

Box 3., Folder 1

L

Folder 2-3

M

Folder 4

N-O

Folder 5

P

Folder 6

R

Folder 7

S

Box 4., Folder 1

S

Folder 2

T

Folder 3

V-W

Folder 4-6

Miscellaneous

Box 5., Folder 1-6

Miscellaneous

Box 6., Folder 1-2

Miscellaneous

Folder 3

Anderson, Clinton P.

Folder 4

Davis, Chester C.

Folder 5

Fitzgerald, Dennis A.

Folder 6

Galpin, Perrin

Folder 7

Gibson, Hugh

Folder 8

Klein, Julius

Folder 9

Kleinwaechter, Ludwig

Folder 10

La Guardia, Fiorello

Folder 11

Lochner, Louis P.

Folder 12

Luce, Clare Booth

Folder 13

McCabe, Charles B.

Folder 14

McMullin, Dare Stark

Folder 15

Mason, Frank E.

Folder 16

Miller, Bernice

Folder 17

Pawley, William

Folder 18

Renner, Karl

Folder 19

Stedman, Afred D.

Folder 20

Stolper, Gustav

Folder 21

Thomas, Lowell

Folder 22

Truman, Harry S.

Folder 23

Vogl, Oscar

Box 7., Folder 1

Voorhees, Tracy

Folder 2

Wacker, Hedwig

Folder 3

Walsh, Edmund A.

Folder 4

Diaries, References to

 

Letters to Herbert Hoover

Folder 5

Attacking

Folder 6

Supporting

 

Speeches and writings

Folder 7

Undated drafts and notes

Folder 8

"Food, Relief, Famine and the Economic Front in World War II," n.d. Printed copy

Folder 9

Miscellaneous articles, 1946-1947

Folder 10

Press release, 1946 February 8. Typescript

Folder 11

"Hoover Mourns Cowles," statement, 1946 February 28. Typescript

Folder 12

Press conference, 1946 March 1. Typescript

Folder 13

Memorandum for Secretary Anderson and Mr. Chester Davis, 1946 March 5. Typescript

Folder 14

Press conference, 1946 March 12. Typescript

Folder 15

Address on world famine, 1946 March 14. Typescript

Folder 16

Address on world famine, 1946 March 17. Typescript

Folder 17

Statement, 1946 May 10. Typescript

Folder 18

"Reporting on the Famine Emergency," press conference, White House, 1946 May 13. Typescript

Folder 19

"World Famine Situation," speech, Chicago, 1946 May 17. Mimeograph copy. Includes Spanish translation

Folder 20

Speech, Washington, D.C., 1946 May 20. Mimeograph Spanish translation

Folder 21

Speech, Bogota, Colombia, 1946 May 31. Mimeograph English translation of press account

Folder 22

Speech, Santiago, Chile, 1946 June 5. Mimeograph Spanish translation

Folder 23

Remarks, Montevideo, Uruguay, 1946 June 11. Mimeograph Spanish translation

Folder 24

Statement on the Latin American food situation, 1946 June 19. Typescript

Folder 25

"To the National Association of Women Directors of the National Association of Broadcasters," 1946 June 19. Typescript

Folder 26

Statement, 1946 August 12. Typescript

Folder 27

Statement, Salt Lake City, 1946 August 12. Typescript

Folder 28

Statement, 1946 November 5. Typescript

Folder 29

Speech at N.I.C. Board, 1946 November 17. Typescript

 

Report No. 1 - Germany, 1947

Folder 30

Printed copies, February

Folder 31

Clippings on public reaction to, March-April

Box 8., Folder 1-2

Clippings on public reaction to, March-April

 

Report No. 2 - Austria, 1947

Folder 3

Galley proofs, typescripts and printed copies, March

Folder 4

Clippings on public reaction to, March-April

 

Report No. 3 - Germany/Austria, March 1947

Folder 5

Drafts and galley proofs

Folder 6

Printed copies

Folder 7

Clippings on public reaction to

Box 9., Folder 1-2

Clippings on public reaction to

 

Subject file

Folder 3

Dulles, John Foster

Folder 4-6

Economic assistance - Germany

Box 10., Folder 1

Economic assistance - Germany

Folder 2

Eisenhower, Dwight D.

 

Food missions

Folder 3

General

 

Countries file. Research material on countries visited by Herbert Hoover

Folder 4-5

Argentina

Folder 6

Austria

Folder 7

Brazil

Folder 8

Chile

Box 11., Folder 1

China

Folder 2

Colombia

Folder 3

Cuba

Folder 4

Czechoslovakia

Folder 5

Ecuador

Folder 6

Egypt

Folder 7

Finland

Folder 8

France

 

Germany

Folder 9-11

General

Folder 12

Clippings

Folder 13

Letters to Herbert Hoover from German citizens

Box 12., Folder 1-2

Letters to Herbert Hoover from German citizens

Folder 3

Great Britain

Folder 4

Greece

Folder 5

India

Folder 6

Iraq

Folder 7

Italy

Folder 8

Japan

Folder 9

Korea

Folder 10-11

Mexico

Folder 12

Panama

Folder 13-14

Peru

Box 13., Folder 1

Peru

Folder 2

Philippine Islands

Folder 3

Poland

Folder 4

Sweden

Folder 5

Switzerland

Folder 6

Thailand

Folder 7

Uruguay

Folder 8

Venezuela

Folder 9

Yugoslavia

 

Itineraries

Folder 10

General

Folder 11

Asian trips

Folder 12

European trips

Folder 13

South American trips

Folder 14

List of members

Box 14.

Gibson, Hugh

Folder 1

Notes on the European mission, 1946 March 17- May 12

Folder 2

Notes on the South American mission, 1946 May 25 - June 19

Folder 3

Lend-lease operations (1941-1945) - Soviet Union

Folder 4

Marshall, George C.

Folder 5

United States - Foreign relations - Japan (1947 March)

Folder 6

Miscellany

Box 14.-22.

Office File, 1945-1947

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, memoranda, reports, minutes of meetings, statistical data, clippings, and printed matter, relating to the daily operations of the Famine Emergency Committee, arranged alphabetically by physical form
Box 14., Folder 7

Agreements between the U.S. and recipient governments

Folder 8

Cable codes

 

Clippings

 

General, 1946

Folder 9

February-March

Folder 10

March

Folder 11

April

Box 15., Folder 1-2

April

Folder 3-4

May

Folder 5

June-September

Folder 6

Hoover trip to Germany, 1947. In German

Box 16., Folder 1-2

Hoover trip to Germany, 1947. In German

Folder 3

Office of Price Administration

Folder 4

Roosevelt, Eleanor

Folder 5

Correspondence - American National Red Cross, 1946

Folder 6

Exhibits file

Folder 7

Membership list

Folder 8

Minutes of meetings, 1946 March-April

Folder 9

Publicity file

 

Subject file

Folder 10

Anti-Nazi League

Folder 11

Child health and welfare. Reports on conditions in various countries by Maurice Pate, 1946

Box 17., Folder 1

Displaced persons, immigrants, refugees, 1947

 

Economic assistance, American

Folder 2

Greece and Turkey

Folder 3

Turkey

Folder 4

Economic Cooperation Administration

Folder 5-6

Emergency Economic Committee for Europe

 

Europe

Folder 7

Economic conditions, 1945-1947

Folder 8

History - 1945-1947

Folder 9

Industries

Folder 10

European Recovery Program

Box 18., Folder 1-3

European Recovery Program

 

Food consumption

Folder 4

Far East

Folder 5

Romania

Folder 6

South Africa

Folder 7

United States

 

Food supply

Folder 8

General

Box 19., Folder 1-3

General

Folder 4

Europe

Box 20., Folder 1

Europe

Folder 2-3

Food for Freedom, Inc.

Folder 4-5

Grains

Folder 6

Potatoes

Folder 7-8

South America

Box 21.

Germany - History - 1945-1955

Folder 1-2

General

Folder 3

U.S. Army food surplus, 1947

 

Health conditions

Folder 4

Europe

Folder 5

Hungary

Folder 6

National Famine Emergency Council. List of members, 1946 March 13

Folder 7

National Retail Committee

Folder 8

Neutral zones in wartime

Folder 9

Raw materials - Africa

Folder 10

Refugees Defence Committee, London

Folder 11

State Food Emergency Program

Folder 12

Turkey - Economic conditions - 1946-1947

 

United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA)

Folder 13

General

 

Economic Notes

 

1946

Folder 14

January-September

Folder 15

October-December

Folder 16

1947 January-February

Box 22.

United States

Folder 1

Appropriations, 1947

Folder 2

Food exports, 1945-1946

Folder 3

Food saving proposals by the Girl Scouts of America and other organizations

Folder 4

Foreign trade

Folder 5

Legislation for relief assistance

Folder 6

United States. Maritime Commission

Folder 7

United States Information Service. Newsletter issues and press releases, 1946 (in Portuguese)

Folder 8

World War, 1939-1945 - Aerial operations, American

Box 22.-28.

Countries File, 1946-1947

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, memoranda, reports, statistical data, surveys, and printed matter, relating to the countries visited by Herbert Hoover and the Famine Emergency Committee team, arranged alphabetically by name of country

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, memoranda, reports, statistical data, surveys, and printed matter
Box 22.

Argentina

Folder 9

Description

Folder 10

Health and welfare

Folder 11

Relief to other countries

 

Austria

Folder 12

General

Folder 13

Food consumption

Folder 14

Food supply

 

Health and welfare

Folder 15

General

Box 23., Folder 1

Children

 

Brazil

Folder 2

General

Folder 3

Health and welfare

Folder 4-5

Hoover trip to, 1946 June

Folder 6

Chile

 

China

Folder 7

Appeal for aid to the U.S.

Folder 8

Food supply

 

Colombia

Folder 9

Food supply

Folder 10

Health and welfare

 

Cuba

Folder 11

Food supply

Folder 12

Health and welfare

Folder 13

Czechoslovakia

 

Ecuador

Folder 14

Food supply

Folder 15

Health and welfare

Folder 16

Egypt

Folder 17

Finland

 

France

Folder 18

General

Folder 19-20

Health and welfare

Folder 21

Nutrition

 

Germany

Folder 22

General

Box 24., Folder 1

Agriculture

Folder 2

Child feeding programs

Folder 3

Concentration camps

Folder 4

Denazification

Folder 5

Economic conditions, 1946-1947

Folder 6

Fisheries

Folder 7

Food consumption

Folder 8-10

Food supply

Box 25., Folder 1

Foreign relations - Soviet Union

Folder 2

Foreign trade

Folder 3

Forestry

Folder 4-7

Health and welfare

 

History - 1945-1955

Folder 8

British occupied zone

Folder 9

Postwar unification

Folder 10

Reconstruction

Box 26.

Industry

Folder 1

General

Folder 2

Industrial disarmament

Folder 3

Land reform

 

Nutrition

Folder 4-6

General

Folder 7

Berlin

Folder 8

Cologne and North Rhine region

Folder 9

Hamburg

Box 27., Folder 1

Politics and government

 

Relief organizations

Folder 2

General

Folder 3

Council of Relief Agencies Licensed for Operation in Germany

Folder 4

Shipping

Folder 5

Social conditions

 

Great Britain

Folder 6

Food supply

Folder 7

Health and welfare

Folder 8

Greece - Economic assistance, American

Folder 9

India

 

Italy

Folder 10

General

Folder 11

Economic assistance, American

Folder 12

Food supply

Folder 13

Health and welfare

Folder 14

United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA)

Box 28., Folder 1

United States. Embassy (Italy). Office of the Press Attache - U.S. correspondents in Italy, 1947 February

 

Japan

Folder 2

Fertilizers

Folder 3-4

Food supply

Folder 5

Natural resources

Folder 6

Nutrition

 

Mexico

Folder 7

General

Folder 8

Food supply

 

Netherlands

Folder 9

General

Folder 10

Health and welfare

Folder 11

Norway - Fish exports

Folder 12

Panama

 

Peru

Folder 13

Food supply

Folder 14

Health and welfare

 

Poland

Folder 15

Economic assistance, American

Folder 16

Food supply

 

Sweden

Folder 17

Food consumption

Folder 18

Food supply

Folder 19

Health and welfare

Folder 20

Relief to other countries

Folder 21

Switzerland

Folder 22

Thailand

 

Uruguay

Folder 23

Food supply

Folder 24

Health and welfare

Box 29.-30.

Card Index File, n.d.

Scope and Content Note

Card index file of individual and organizational donors to the Famine Emergency Committee, arranged alphabetically by donor
Box 29-30.

Card index file of individual and organizational donors to the Famine Emergency Committee. Arranged alphabetically by donor

Folder 25

Yugoslavia

Box 31.-33.

Honorary Chairman's File, 1945-1947 (Restricted Section)

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, diaries, speeches, writings, reports, statistical data, press releases and statements, clippings and other material relating to Herbert Hoover's role as Honorary Chairman of the Famine Emergency Committee, arranged alphabetically by physical form
 

Correspondence

Box 31., Folder 1

Buck, Pearl

Folder 2

La Guardia, Fiorello

Folder 3

Mason, Frank E. Includes letters to Julius Klein

Folder 4

Meier, Hugo. Includes Hugo Meier's diary

Folder 5

Pate, Maurice

Folder 6

Ready, Frank

 

Diary

 

1946

Folder 7

March 21-25. France

Folder 8

March 22-24. Italy

Folder 9

March 25. Switzerland

Folder 10

March 28. Czechoslovakia

Folder 11

March 28-30. Poland

Folder 12

March 31 - April 1. Finland

Folder 13

April 1-2. Sweden

Folder 14

April 2-3. Norway

Folder 15

April 4-6. Great Britain

Folder 16

April 6-8. Belgium

Folder 17

April 9. Netherlands

Folder 18

April 10. Denmark

Folder 19

April 11-13. Germany

Folder 20

April 14-15. Austria

Folder 21

April 16. Yugoslavia

Folder 22

April 16-18. Greece

Folder 23

April 18-20. Egypt

Folder 24

April 21-22. Iraq

Folder 25

April 22-26. India

Folder 26

April 27. Thailand

Folder 27

April 28-29. Philippine Islands

Folder 28

April 30 - May 3. China

Folder 29

May 4. Korea

Folder 30

May 4-6. Japan. Includes interview with General Douglas MacArthur

Folder 31

May 7-8. Hawaii

Folder 32

May 25 - June 20. South America

 

1947

Folder 33

Various dates

Folder 34

February. Germany

Folder 35

Founding documents

Folder 36

Minutes of meetings with Harry S. Truman, Clinton Anderson, Robert Patterson and others, 1946 March 1-12

Box 32.

Speeches and writings

 

Untitled drafts and notes

Folder 1

Argentina

Folder 2

Brazil

Folder 3

Columbia

Folder 4

Displaced persons

Folder 5

Ecuador

 

Food

Folder 6

Statistics

Folder 7

Surplus

Folder 8

Germany

Folder 9

Greece

Folder 10

Latin America

Folder 11

Mexico

Folder 12

Peru

Folder 13

Poland

Folder 14

Russia

Folder 15

Sweden

Folder 16

Thailand

Folder 17

Yugoslavia

Folder 18

Miscellany

Folder 19

"Germany - Mistakes at Potsdam," n.d. Typescript

Folder 20

Memorandum to Chester Davis regarding the broadcasting of Herbert Hoover's final report from Canada, n.d. Holograph

Folder 21

Press conferences and press releases, 1946 March. Drafts, notes, and typescripts

Folder 22

"World Famine Situation," speech, Chicago, 1946 May 17. Handwritten and typewritten drafts

Folder 23

Address in Mexico City, 1946 May 28. Holograph and typescript

Folder 24

Report to President Truman, 1946 June 9. Handwritten and typewritten drafts

Folder 25

Statement on the Latin American food situation, Washington, D.C., 1947 June 19. Typescript

Folder 26

Final report broadcast from Canada, Ottawa, 1946 June 28. Typewritten and printed draft

Folder 27

"Crimes in Food," 1946 September 13. Holograph and typescripts

Folder 28

Economic report to the President, 1947. Handwritten and typewritten drafts

 

Subject file

Folder 29

Brazil - Food statistics, 1945

 

Food missions

 

Countries visited

Folder 30

Austria

Folder 31

Brazil

Box 33.

European trip

Folder 1

1946 March 17 - May 12

Folder 2

1947 February

Folder 3

Pate, Maurice, "Some Notes on the Trip with the Hoover Mission, May-June 1946"

 

South American trip, 1946

Folder 4

Account by Hugh Gibson of Herbert Hoover's trip

Folder 5

Correspondence. Includes letters of appreciation

Folder 6

Immunization record of Herbert Hoover

Folder 7

Itinerary

Folder 8

Lists of crew members and participants

 

Telegrams

Folder 9

General

Folder 10

Miller, Bernice

Folder 11

Venereal disease incidence among U.S. troops in Europe

Folder 12

World food conditions

Photo file.

Photographs, 1946-1947

Scope and Content Note

137 prints depicting Herbert Hoover and and other members of the Famine Emergency Committee European and Asian food mission
Box 1.

117 prints depicting Herbert Hoover and other members of the Famine Emergency Committee on the European and Asian food missions

Box 2.

20 United Press International prints depicting officials and operations of the U.S. President's Famine Emergency Committee