Rare Book & Manuscript Library

Hugh R. Jackson Papers, 1942-1945, bulk 1942-1945

Series I: Creation of UNRRA and Missions, 1942-1945

This series contains several folders relating to the creation of UNRRA, including reports and correspondence that outline the scope of its responsibilities, its relationships with other relief organizations, and its interactions with the US military. There are also folders on the Balkan mission, which brought relief to Greece, Yugoslavia, and Albania, and the Poland mission. Both of these files cover the organization, goals, and plans of action involved in each mission.

After clicking 'Submit Request', users will login with their UNI and password (Columbia affiliates) or their special collections account (external users). Appointments are required and will be arranged according to each individual repository's policy.

Box 1 Folder 1 Office of Foreign Relief and Rehabilitation Operations (OFRRO), Office of Land-Lease Administration (OLLA), Office of Foreign Economic Coordination (OFEC)-State Department Relationships, 1942-1943

Box 1 Folder 2 Discussions with Other Governments--UNRRA Draft, 1943 January -June, 1943

Box 1 Folder 3 Preliminary Discussions on Scope and Functions of UNRRA and its Relationship to US, 1943 April -November, 1943

Box 1 Folder 4 Relations with the Military, 1943-1945

Box 1 Folder 5 Balkan Affairs, 1943-1944

Box 1 Folder 6 Poland, 1942-1945