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World Bank

 Organization

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

John J. McCloy (AC 1916) Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00035
Abstract The John J. McCloy Papers span the years 1897-1989, with the bulk of the material falling into the period 1940-1979. The roughly 60 linear feet of material cover the breadth of McCloy's activities, from lawyer to banker to government official to negotiator to behind-the-scenes adviser. The papers include working papers, correspondence, memoranda, speeches, scrapbooks, photographs, legal documents, printed material, and memorabilia. The collection includes very little personal or family-related...
Dates: 1897-1989 ; Majority of material found within 1940-1979

Series 2: Diaries and Communication Logs, 1941-1963

 Series
Scope and Contents Series 2: Diaries and Communication Logs - includes eight sub-series: Sub-series A: War Department Diaries, 1941-1945 - Originally housed in five volumes, the material is now housed chronologically in folders. The war diaries document JJM's activities as Assistant Secretary of War. This material includes: records of JJM's appointments, meetings, telephone calls, and activities; itineraries and accounts of official travel; reports of selected meetings, encounters, and conversations;...
Dates: 1941-1963

Series 3: Scrapbooks, 1938-1980

 Series
Scope and Contents Series 3: Scrapbooks - contains material largely related to: JJM's activities as head of the World Bank; news clippings, photographs and signatures related to JJM's activities as High Commissioner of Germany (HICOG); scrapbooks assembled by other people and sent to JJM as mementos of a given occasion, such as the 20th anniversary of the World Bank or the launching of the U.S.S. Henry L. Stimson.
Dates: 1938-1980

Series 10: World Bank, 1947-1949

 Series
Scope and Contents Includes correspondence, memoranda, notes, press releases, and general information relating to JJM's tenure as the first President and Chairman of the Board of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, commonly known as the World Bank.

This series is arranged alphabetically by topic or type.
Dates: 1947-1949