Inventory of the J. Franklin Ray papers, 1946-1947

Finding aid prepared by James Ryan. Revised by Justyna K. Szulc
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Title: J. Franklin Ray papers
Date (inclusive): 1946-1947
Collection Number: 76054
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 3 manuscript boxes (1.2 linear feet)
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Abstract: Minutes of meetings and reports relating to relief activities of the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration in China at the end of World War II.
Creator: Ray, J. Franklin (Jefferson Franklin), 1905-

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Collection open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Jefferson Franklin Ray Papers [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1976.

Accruals

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Scope and Contents of Collection

Collection composed of meeting minutes and reports related to the activities of the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (U.N.R.R.A.) in China at the end of World War II.

Biographical Note

J. Franklin Ray was an American diplomat who served in several United Nations and State Department positions. From 1945 to 1947 he was the director of the Far East Office of the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration. In this position he was responsible for supervising the welfare missions in Australia, China, India, Korea, New Zealand, and the Philippines. Ray was also a member of the 1948 and 1949 delegation to the Far Eastern Commission. From 1951 to 1953 he served in the United States, and United Nations posts dealing with Korean economic development. J. Franklin Ray died on February 22nd, 1991.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

United States Relief and Rehabilitation Administration
China.
International relief.
Reconstruction (1939-1951)--China.
World War, 1939-1945--China.
World War, 1939-1945--Civilian relief.
World War, 1939-1945.

Box/Folder: 1 : 1

China Liberated Areas Relief Association, "U.N.R.R.A for the Chinese People", Shanghai, December 1947

Box/Folder: 1 : 2-4

United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (U.N.R.R.A.), China Office, Acting Director's morning staff meetings, May-August 1946

Box/Folder: 1 : 5

U.N.R.R.A. China Office, Chiang Kai-shek letter, July 23, 1946

Box/Folder: 1 : 6

U.N.R.R.A, China Office, Director's Morning staff meetings, August-September, 1947

Box/Folder: 1 : 7

U.N.R.R.A. China Office, Monthly Reports, 1946 January - 1947 Januray

Box/Folder: 2 : 1

U.N.R.R.A. China Office, Monthly Reports (No.1-7), 1946 January - 1947 January

Box/Folder: 2 : 2

U.N.R.R.A. China Office, Monthly Reports, 1946 January - 1947 January

Box/Folder: 2 : 9

U.N.R.R.A, China Office, Monthly Reports, 1946 January - 1947 January

Box/Folder: 2 : 3

U.N.R.R.A, China Office, Status Sheets, 1946 November - December

Box/Folder: 2 : 4

U.N.R.R.A, China Office, Summaries of China Office Reports, 1946 April, June - August

Box/Folder: 2 : 5

U.N.R.R.A, China Office, Summaries of China Office Reports, 1947 January - March

Box/Folder: 2 : 6

U.N.R.R.A, China Office, Agricultural Rehabilitation Division, "The Agricultural Analyst's Digest", 1947 February, March, May - October

Box/Folder: 2 : 7

U.N.R.R.A, China Office, China Office, Agricultural Rehabilitation Division, Monthly Reports, 1946 November

Box/Folder: 2 : 8

U.N.R.R.A, China Office, Agricultural Rehabilitation Division, Monthly Reports, 1947 May - July

Box/Folder: 3 : 1

U.N.R.R.A, China Office, Agricultural Rehabilitation Division, Weekly Staff Conference, 1947 February

Box/Folder: 3 : 2

U.N.R.R.A, China Office, China Office, Agricultural Rehabilitation Division, Weekly Staff Conference, 1947 June - October

Box/Folder: 3 : 3

U.N.R.R.A, China Office, Agricultural Rehabilitation Division, Weekly Staff Conference, 1947 November 4

Box/Folder: 3 : 4

U.N.R.R.A, China Office, Agricultural Rehabilitation Division, Weekly Staff Conference, 1947 December 9

Box/Folder: 3 : 5

U.N.R.R.A / C.N.R.R.A.. Liaison Office, Weekly Reports, 1946 July - November