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United States. Office of the US High Commissioner for Germany


Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Series 2: Diaries and Communication Logs, 1941-1963

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...
Dates: 1941-1963

Series 3: Scrapbooks, 1938-1980

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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 4: Speeches, 1941-1985

Scope and Contents Series 4: Speeches, 1941-1985 - includes public statements made in JJM's various official and unofficial capacities, beginning when he was Assistant Secretary of War. The speeches were received by Amherst College in the form of forty-two spiral-bound volumes. These were disassembled and the original order retained.The series is divided into three sub-series:Sub-series A includes public speeches, lectures, Congressional testimony, broadcast interviews, oral history,...
Dates: 1941-1985

Series 6: Photographs, 1916-1986

Scope and Contents Series 6: Photographs, includes photographs of JJM, his activities, and his associates throughout the course of his public career. Material includes portraits of JJM and others, and official government photographs from the War Department and HICOG years. There are few family or personal photographs. Wherever possible, individuals, activities, and locations are identified. The number in parentheses following the description indicates the number of separate images in the folder, with any...
Dates: 1916-1986

Series 13A: High Commissioner of Germany (HICOG) (Part 1), 1946-1952

Scope and Contents Includes financial records, correspondence, news clippings, and general information related to John J. McCloy’s tenure as U.S. High Commissioner for Germany (1949 Jul-1952 Dec). Of particular interest is a set of correspondence between McCloy and Henry A. Byroade, director of the State Department's Office of German and Austrian Affairs in Washington, in which these two long-time associates brief each other in detail on developments in Germany and Washington. In addition, newsclippings and...
Dates: 1946-1952

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Disarmament 1
Nuremberg Trial of Major German War Criminals, Nuremberg, Germany, 1945-1946 1
Portraits 1
Reconstruction (1939-1951) -- Germany 1
Reconstruction (1939-1951) -- Germany (West) 1