The World Press Freedom Committee (1976-2009) was an organization dedicated to monitoring threats to press freedom, focusing on major intergovernmental organizations, especially UNESCO. The WPFC served as a watchdog against limitations on press freedom and provided practical assistance programs to journalists abroad, especially in developing countries, to enable them to establish and maintain a free press. The World Press Freedom Committee Records document the administration and activities of the WPFC for its entire period of operations and include project files, meeting minutes, correspondence, and publications.
Consists of materials relayed to the World Council of Churches, including correspondence, documents, committee materials, the Bible and the Church's Message, History of the Ecumenical Movement, Department on Immigration and Migration, and the U.S. Conference of the World Council of Churches, as well as other materials.
World Bank Study of Investment Projects documents Hirschman's study of the results of completed investment projects for the World Bank to aid in future decisions on which types of projects were most likely to be effective. The papers include bibliographies, correspondence and memoranda, contact information, interview notes, and topical materials and loan documentation.
Includes a typescript copy of Carson McCuller's "Books I Remember" published by Harper's Bazaar in April 1941; and a typescript of "The Materal Father: Speculations on the Failure of of Love in The Heart is a Lonely Hunter" by Jack De Bellis (1971).
As well as records of Bowie's work with John J. McCloy, the U.S. High Commissioner of Germany, between 1950 and 1951, Subseries 2 contains papers from the postwar period 1946-1949, including Bowie's work on the Hoover Commission.