Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
Dean Gooderham Acheson papers
Call Number: MS 1087
Overview: The papers include correspondence, writings, speeches, memoranda, and photographs, documenting Dean Acheson's life after leaving the U.S. State Department in 1953. Also documented is his work as a member of the Yale Corporation and his long friendship with Felix Frankfurter, Archibald MacLeish, and others. The correspondence and memoranda contain Acheson's views on many contemporary issues in American foreign policy such as Korea, the Middle East, NATO, Germany, the war in Vietnam, and Rhodesia...
George Aust papers
Call Number: OSB MSS 270
Scope and Contents: The George Aust Papers consists of professional papers, legal and financial records, professional and personal correspondence, and other documents pertaining to the life and work of British civil servant George Aust. Aust’s papers document his career of over fifty years in government service, including his position as Under-Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs from 1790 to 1796. Correspondents include his wife Sarah Murray Aust; William Eden, first Baron Auckland; Sir James Bland Burges;...
Dates: 1746-1837, bulk 1762-1827
Charles Hill Papers
Call Number: MS 2070
Overview: The collection consists of the personal papers of Charles Hill. Materials include Hill’s correspondence, writings, lectures, course materials, research files, notebooks, and diaries. The bulk of the collection consists of course materials and subject files. Key aspects of the collection include correspondence with former Secretaries of State Henry Kissinger and George Shultz and copies of Hill’s notebooks he kept as a member of the State Department, including his time spent as an executive aid...
Dates: 1764-2019, bulk 1975-2019
Found in: Manuscripts and Archives > Charles Hill Papers
Joseph Verner Reed (1937-2016) papers
Call Number: MS 1964
Overview: The Joseph Verner Reed (1937-) papers consist of correspondence, scrapbooks, speeches, topical files and photographs. The papers primarily document Reed's service as ambassador to Morocco (1981-1985) and his tenure as special assistant to David Rockefeller at Chase Manhattan Bank, which includes materials documenting Rockefeller's role in gaining permission for the exiled Shah of Iran to undergo medical treatment in the United States in 1980.
Walter Lippmann papers
Call Number: MS 326
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence with an international array of scholars, journalists, heads of state, government officials, and friends. Also included are manuscripts and drafts of his books, columns, and speeches. In addition there are diaries and engagement books, photographs of Walter Lippmann with family and friends, requests to speak or write, honors, and film and audio tapes.
Found in: Manuscripts and Archives > Walter Lippmann papers
Albert William Sherer, Jr. papers
Call Number: MS 1487
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, background files, notebooks, photographs, and audio tapes, which document Albert William Sherer's career in the Foreign Service. The papers include the notebooks Sherer kept as ambassador to the Republic of Guinea and numerous files concerning the Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe and the Helsinki Accords.
United Nations Oral History Project interview transcripts and tapes
Call Number: MS 1703
Overview: These interview tapes and transcripts were produced as part of United Nations Oral History Project sponsored by the Institution for Social and Policy Studies of Yale University to document significant events in the history of the United Nations and its operations. Interviewees include U.N. officials, ambassadors from various countries, and other participants in the events documented. Events and topics documented include the San Francisco conference, the founding of the U.N., its charter, the...
Cyrus R. and Grace Sloane Vance papers
Call Number: MS 1664
Overview: The Vance papers primarily document Cyrus R. Vance's professional and personal activities. Of particular significance are background materials, correspondence, position papers, and handwritten meeting notes relating to SALT II negotiation between the United States and the Soviet Union; the Camp David Summit and the signing of the Middle East Peace Treaty; diplomatic relations with the Far East, especially China; and negotiations to release the American hostages in Iran. Proposals, reports,...