Guide to the Herbert Claiborne Pell Papers 1916-1946
Cage 72

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Title
Herbert Claiborne Pell Papers
ID
Cage 72
Date [inclusive]
1916-1946
Extent
1.0 box
General Physical Description note
.5 linear feet of shelf space
Language
English
Abstract
This collection consists of: photocopies of correspondence, notes, speeches, memoranda, newspaper articles and other publications about rising German power in Europe, U.S. responsibilities overseas, the rebuilding of Europe after World War II, the United Nations War Crimes Commission, and the persecution of minorities. Correspondents include Franklin D. Roosevelt, and other government officials, diplomats and editors.

Preferred Citation note

[Item Description] Herbert Claiborne Pell Papers, 1916-1946

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections Washington State University Libraries Pullman, WA

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Biographical/Historical note

Herbert Claiborne Pell (1884-1961) was a Representative from New York from 1919-1921, U.S. Minister to Portugal from 1937-1941, U.S. Minister to Hungary from 1941-1942, and served as the United States representative on the United Nations War Crimes Commission from 1943-1945.

[source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress]

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Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of: photocopies of correspondence, notes, speeches, memoranda, newspaper articles and other publications about rising German power in Europe, U.S. responsibilities overseas, the rebuilding of Europe after World War II, the United Nations War Crimes Commission, and the persecution of minorities. Correspondents include Franklin D. Roosevelt, and other government officials, diplomats and editors.

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Arrangement note

This collection is arranged in a single series.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries 2013

http://www.wsulibs.wsu.edu/masc
Terrell Library
P.O. Box 645610
Pullman, WA, 99164-5610
509-335-6691
mascref@wsu.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

This collection is open and available for research use.

Conditions Governing Use note

Copyright restrictions apply.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

This collection was donated by Michael S. Blayney in 1972.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1935-1946 -- Correspondence
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1935-1946 -- Correspondence

Subject(s)

  • International Relations
  • Politics and politicians

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