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Finding Aid for the Meals for Millions Foundation Records, 1946-1967
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Container List

 

Alphabetical Files: Ad - Br

Box 1, Folder 1

Advisory Board.

Box 1, Folders 2-3

Affiliates.

Box 1, Folders 4-6

Appeal letters and copy. ca 1949-1965

Box 1, Folders 7-8

Articles by Ernest Chamberlain and other miscellaneous newspaper and magazine articles about MFM.

Box 1, Folder 9

Asimow, Dr. Morris.

Box 1, Folder 10

Associated In-Group Doners - United Givers, Los Angeles branch.

Box 1, Folders 11-12

Azedo, Bea - office files.

Box 1, Folder 13

Baird, David - correspondence.

Box 1, Folder 14

Blackford, Gil - correspondence.

Box 1, Folder 15

Board meetings' minutes.

Box 1, Folder 16

Board members.

Box 1, Folders 17-18

Bookkeeping Department (Jackson) - inter-office.

Box 1, Folder 19

Borgstrom, Dr. Georg - A Global Dilemma.

Box 1, Folder 20

Brand, Mrs. Harry - correspondence.

 

Alphabetical Files: Bry - Ch

Box 2, Folder 1

Bryce, John - correspondence

Note

(c.f., F. Rose correspondence files)
Box 2, Folders 2-3

Burden, Jean - office files.

Box 2, Folder 4

Burrows, Fred - the I.O.S. Foundation.

Box 2, Folder 5

Burrows, Fred - office file, correspondence

Note

(c.f., F. Rose correspondence files, boxes 11-12)
Box 2, Folder 6

Catholic Relief Services.

Box 2, Folders 7-9

Chamberlain, Ernest R. - office files.

Box 2, Folder 10

Chamberlain, Ernest R. - correspondence.

Box 2, Folders 11-15

Chamberlain, Ernest R. - correspondence with F. Rose. ca 1960's

 

Alphabetical Files: Ch - Cl

Box 3, Folder 3

Chamberlain, Ernest R. - re personnel.

Box 3, Folder 4

City of Hope.

Box 3, Folder 5

Clinton, Clifford E.

Note

(c.f., box 11, folder 7 and box 20, “Statements”)
Box 3, Folders 6-13

Clippings.

 

Alphabetical Files: Co - Do

Box 4, Folders 1-5

Correspondence

Box 4, Folders 1-2

Miscellaneous letters with various religious denominations.

Box 4, Folder 3

Miscellaneous letters with various state government agencies.

Box 4, Folders 4-5

Miscellaneous on MFM, including E. Chamberlain, C. Clinton, F. Rose, etc..

Box 4, Folder 6

Deressa, Lij Yilma - correspondence.

Box 4, Folder 7

Development Program.

Box 4, Folder 8

Documents supporting MFM application for registration with the Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid.

Box 4, Folders 9-11

Dooley, Thomas - correspondence with F. Rose, the Thomas A. Dooley Foundation, etc..

 

Alphabetical Files: Du - Fi

Box 5, Folder 1

Dumont, Mrs. Nat - correspondence.

Box 5, Folders 2-3

Ebright, Donald F. - office files.

Box 5, Folder 4

Europe Committee.

Box 5, Folder 5

Evangelicals - National Association of Boston.

Box 5, Folder 6

Evangelicals - National Association of New York.

Box 5, Folder 7

Evangelicals - National Association of Women's Fellowship.

Box 5, Folder 8

Excutive Committee meetings.

Box 5, Folder 9

Excutive Steering Committee - a list.

Box 5, Folder 10

Experience Reports - original material used in MFM Progress Reports.

Box 5, Folder 11

Film - office file.

Box 5, Folders 12-13

Financial - office files.

 

Alphabetical Files: Fi - Fu

Box 6, Folder 1

Financial - especially statements by F. Rose and Ernest Chamberlain.

Box 6, Folder 2

Financial reports - correspondence regarding MFM sources of income.

Box 6, Folder 3

First Church of Christ Scientist.

Box 6, Folder 4

Five Year Progress Report on MFM Foundation

Note

(c.f., notebook files of printed material for another copy of the actual publication)
Box 6, Folder 5

Food Agriculture Organization (F.O.A.) - correspondence and reports.

Box 6, Folder 6

F.O.A. - W.H.O. metting in Japan.

Box 6, Folder 7

Food for Freedom - F. Rose, office file.

Box 6, Folder 8

Food for Peace.

Box 6, Folder 9

Food for Peace, Freedom from Hunger, etc..

Box 6, Folders 10-11

Form letters - office files.

Box 6, Folder 12

Foster Parent's Plan.

Box 6, Folder 13

Fund raising via personal visits. May 1965

 

Alphabetical Files: Ga - In

Box 7, Folder 1

Gable, Mrs. Clark - correspondence.

Box 7, Folder 2

General Mills agreement, correspondence, etc..

Box 7, Folder 3

Hadassah - purchasing and supplies.

Box 7, Folder 4

Handley, N.R. - correspondence.

Box 7, Folders 5-6

Hart, Deena.

Box 7, Folder 7

Harry Holt Orphanage.

Box 7, Folder 8

Highlights of MFM. 1958-59, 1961-62, 1962-63

Box 7, Folder 9

Hogan, Eulalie - correspondence with F. Rose.

Box 7, Folders 10-11

Hopkins, Hazel - office files.

Box 7, Folder 12

Humphrey, Hubert.

Box 7, Folders 13-16

Inter-office - mail, speeches, miscellaneous.

 

Alphabetical Files: In - Na

Box 8, Folder 1

International Cooperation Administration.

Box 8, Folders 2-4

Investors Overseas Services (I.O.S.)

Note

(c.f., Burrows, Fred file)
Box 8, Folder 5

Itineraries. 1964

Note

(c.f., F. Rose trips)
Box 8, Folder 6

Ittleson, Blanche - correspondence.

Box 8, Folder 7

Judd, Walter U.S. Representative.

Box 8, Folder 8

Kiwanis Club dates, etc. - E. Chamberlain.

Box 8, Folder 9

Labels.

Box 8, Folder 10

Lee, Peggy — record.

Physical Description: (2 copies)

Note

(c.f., oversize packages)
Box 8, Folder 11

Los Angeles Civic Light Opera list.

Box 8, Folder 12

McConnell, John - correspondence.

Box 8, Folder 13

McLeod, S. - correspondence, New Zealand.

Box 8, Folder 14

Malouf, Mrs. Thomas - correspondence.

Box 8, Folder 15

Marealle II, Chief - correspondence.

Box 8, Folder 16

Medical and Nutrition Advisory Board.

Box 8, Folder 17

Memos, newspaper clippings and maps with addresses of prominent people.

Box 8, Folder 18

Methodists.

Box 8, Folder 19

Missionary Church Association - Reverand Birkey.

Box 8, Folder 20

Moravian Church.

Box 8, Folders 22-28

Multi-purpose food (MPF) - earliest MPF literature, diet therapy, production, protein sources, recipes, etc..

Box 8, Folder 29

National Council of Churches.

Box 8, Folder 30

National Restaurant Association.

 

Alphabetical Files: Ne - Pu

Box 9, Folder 1

Newsletters. 1949-1964

Box 9, Folder 2

Office audit.

Box 9, Folder 3

Organization of MFM.

Box 9, Folder 4

Organization roundup.

Box 9, Folder 5

Parties with a purpose.

Box 9, Folders 6-8

Pending action files. 1968

Box 9, Folder 9

Permits for fund solicitation.

Box 9, Folder 10

Point Four Program - correspondence.

Box 9, Folder 11

Population control.

Box 9, Folder 12

Project guide, Junior Chamber of Commerce, International.

Box 9, Folder 13

Public relations - Charles Sweeney.

Box 9, Folders 14-15

Publicity.

 

Alphabetical Files: Pu - Re

Box 10, Folders 1-2

Publicity statements.

Box 10, Folders 3-4

Reference.

Box 10, Folder 5

Reports - general.

 

Alphabetical Files: Re - Rose

Box 11, Folders 1-2

Reports.

Box 11, Folder 3

Restaurant Association program, Santa Barbara; Bob Carden.

Box 11, Folder 4

Roosevelt, James - correspondence with F. Rose

Note

(c.f., I.O.S. file)
Boxes 11-16

Rose, Florence

Box 11, Folder 5

Argument. 1964

Box 11, Folder 6

Biographical.

Box 11, Folder 7

Correspondence with C. Clinton.

Box 11, Folders 8-12

Correspondence and miscellaneous.

Scope and Content Note

Includes Margaret Sanger clippings.
Box 12, Folders 1-13

Correspondence.

Box 13, Folders 2-5

Personal correspondence.

Box 13, Folder 6

Discussion and action folder.

Box 13, Folder 7

England with Margaret Sanger. 1934

Box 13, Folder 8

Entertainment ideas.

Box 13, Folders 9-13

Expenses. ca. 1949-68

Box 14, Folder 1

Figure files.

Box 14, Folders 2-3

Inspirational.

Boxes 14-15

Memorabilia.

Physical Description: (5 folders)
Box 15, Folder 3

Pending appointments.

Box 15, Folder 4

Policy statements on MFM.

Box 15, Folders 5-6

Possible action file.

Box 16, Folder 1

Reference materials.

Box 16, Folder 2

Reminders.

Box 16, Folder 3

Report. 1967

Box 16, Folders 4-21

Trip reports, expences, etc.. ca. 1949-1965

Box 17

Memorabilia, notebooks, etc..

Scope and Content Note

Including scrapbook on India.
Box 18

Unsorted miscellaneous material.

 

Alphabetical Files: Sa - Tec

Box 19, Folder 1

St. Johns, Adela.

Boxes 19-20

San Francisco

Box 19, Folder 2

San Francisco Chronicle replies.

Box 19, Folders 3-13

California Council for MFM re officers, Hong Kong Refugee Week, etc..

Box 20, Folder 1

Letters of confirmation for meetings and film showings; Silvia Scott.

Box 20, Folder 2

Silvia Scott. 1963

Box 20, Folders 3-4

Sanger, Margaret

Note

(c.f., box 11, folder 11; box 13, folder 7; box 14, folder 6)
Box 20, Folder 5

Santa Cruz — Alice Longland.

Box 20, Folder 6

Schweitzer, Albert.

Box 20, Folder 7

Seventh Day Adventists.

Box 20, Folder 8

Severence, Elsie.

Box 20, Folder 9

Speeches.

Box 20, Folders 10-11

S.O.S. or Stamp Out Starvation.

Box 20, Folder 12

Statements before Congressional Committee - C. Clinton statement.

Box 20, Folder 13

Tecate contacts.

Box 20, Folder 14

Technical assistance.

 

Alphabetical Files: Tes - Wr

Box 21, Folders 1-3

Testimonials.

Box 21, Folder 4

Tropical Products Institute.

Box 21, Folder 5

United Andean Indian Mission.

Box 21, Folders 6-8

U.N.I.C.E.F..

Box 21, Folder 9

United States American Indian.

Box 21, Folders 10-11

United States government - miscellaneous correspondence, reports, etc..

Box 21, Folder 12

United States Office of Indian Affairs.

Box 21, Folder 13

United States Relief Mission.

Box 21, Folder 14

United States War Department.

Box 21, Folder 15

Watamull, Ellen - office file.

Box 21, Folder 16

World Food Congress, Washington. 1963

Box 21, Folders 17-21

Wright, Cobina.

 

Miscellaneous

Boxes 22-26

Unsorted correspondence, ephemera, etc..

 

Miscellaneous Printed Material

Box 27

Five year progress report on MFM, and Food for Thot leaflets.

Box 28, Folder 1

American recipes, foreign translations and recipes.

Box 28, Folders 2-5

General information and samples.

Box 28, Folder 6

MFM inter-affiliates and programs abroad.

Box 28, Folder 7

Supplementary information, newsletters, reprints, etc..

Box 28, Folder 8

Technical material, recipes and price list.

Box 28, Folders 9-10

Other miscellaneous printed material.

Box 28, Envelope 1

Miscellaneous newsletters and appeals. 1948-1967

Box 29, Folder 1

Form letters, leaflets, etc..

Box 29, Folder 2

Leaflets, reprints, and special reports.

Box 29, Folder 3

Inter-affiliate news.

Boxes 29-30

MFM printed material.

Physical Description: (3 folders)
Box 30, Folders 2-4

Miscellaneous publications and clippings.

Boxes 31-36

MFM Notebook Files of Printed Material (no.1-15)

Box 31

Notebook no.1.

Physical Description: (2 folders)

Scope and Content Note

  • Miscellaneous early reports
  • Articles and by-laws
  • First meeting Biltmore Hotel
  • Walter Wanger
  • History of development
  • C. Clinton's specifications to Borsook
  • National Restaurant Association proposal
  • Miscellaneous memos and reports of financing
  • Income tax exemptions
  • Distribution listings
  • Gentry Label
  • Friendship Train
  • Statements to House Committee
Box 31

Notebook no.2.

Physical Description: (3 folders)

Scope and Content Note

  • Miscellaneous promotional material
  • Reprints of magazine and press articels
  • Special leaflets, brochures, stickers, stamps
  • “Mealtime Quiz” questions and answers
  • Special interest material for various church groups, service clubs, activity groups, etc.
Box 32

Notebook no.3.

Physical Description: (3 folders)

Scope and Content Note

  • Miscellaneous press releases
  • Highlights, reprints, papers at Inter-American Food Congress (Miami)
  • Data report forms for individual feeding tests
  • Use of MPF to improve biological efficiency of corn, wheat and rice diets
  • F. Rose speech 1958
  • Soybean Convention
  • Promotional and appeal material stressing “3 cent Challeange to World Hunger”
  • Radio, T.V. slide lecture material
  • “How Can I Help” leaflet
  • Report on ongoing projects for technical assistance
  • Plain Talk about Nutrition
  • Public resolutions regarding MFM
Box 32

Notebook no.4.

Physical Description: (3 folders)

Scope and Content Note

  • Inter-affiliate reports on programs in India, Brazil, Mexico and Japan
  • C.F.T.R.I., publication Food Science (April 1957)
  • Summary of accomplishments of F, Rose's first world trip (October 1955) establishing affiliates
  • Board meeting 1962 with Indian Minister of Agriculture
  • Responses by Dr. Borsook, Bishop J. Waskom Pickett, etc.
  • Borgstrom's Protein, Calories and Democracy: A Global Dilemma
Box 33

Notebook no.5.

Physical Description: (5 folders)

Scope and Content Note

  • Form letters and reports on various special projects
  • Information on action of International Cooperation Administration notifying U.S. Operations Missions Abroad of grants available from MFM to help introduce values of MPF as a prelude to local production (September 1957)
  • Children's projects
  • Women's club projects
  • Material of special interest to religious agencies, service clubs
  • Indian Minister of Agriculture broadcast
  • Jobber listings
  • Information for speakers
  • Price lists
  • Letters and reprints
Boxes 33-34

Notebook no.6.

Physical Description: (3 folders)

Scope and Content Note

  • Appeal letters and literature (1947 to 1953)
  • Appeals of United Emergency Committee on Famine Relief for India (1951)
  • Miscellaneous reprints
Box 34

Notebook no.7.

Physical Description: (3 folders)

Scope and Content Note

  • Form letters
  • Miscellaneous trip reports of F. Rose from Washington and South America
  • organization and promotional material, 1959-1963
  • Cooperation with Project Handclasp
  • U.S. Navy
  • People to People Program
  • Lion's Club
  • Federation of Women's Clubs
Box 34

Notebook no.8. 1947-1955

Physical Description: (2 folders)

Scope and Content Note

Form letters.
Box 35

Notebook no.9.

Physical Description: (2 folders)

Scope and Content Note

  • Old form letters, 1946-1949
  • Recipes, 1947-1952
  • First press releases on distribution of 2 million 3 cent meals, May 8, 1947
  • 1948 press releases on gift of 3 tons of MPF to Pope Pius XII and Vatican via Pope's Children's War Relief
  • India, MFM reports to Mme Pandit (1949)
Box 35

Notebook no.10.

Physical Description: (3 folders)

Scope and Content Note

  • Newsletters and appeals
  • American Indian distribution summary
  • J.C.C. collaboration
  • Memo to U.S. Operations Missions
  • Miscellaneous minutes of Board and Excutive Committee
  • All permanent workroom copies (not chronologically), 1959-1962
Box 35

Notebook no.11.

Physical Description: (2 folders)

Scope and Content Note

  • Important promotional material and progress reports
  • World trip summary of F. Rose, 1955
  • Preliminary progress reports on MPF tests by Alaska Department of Health
  • Digest of report of Indian Institute of Science, 1953, on nutritive studies with MPF
  • U.S.A. press releases, 1955
  • Staff bulletins
  • Foreign miscellaneous material
  • Scientific charts
Box 36

Notebook no.12.

Physical Description: (2 folders)

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous press releases and articles on MFM program.
Box 36

Notebook no.13.

Physical Description: (1 folder)

Scope and Content Note

  • Miscellaneous promotional material
  • Highlights of the programs
  • Newsletters, 1959-1963
Box 36

Notebook no.14.

Physical Description: (1 folder)

Scope and Content Note

Newsletters.
Box 36

Notebook no.15.

Physical Description: (3 folders)

Scope and Content Note

  • Florence Rose's reference file on San Francisco-Hong Kong compaign, 1963
  • San Diego Committee
  • Form letters and appeals, 1949-1963
Box 37, Folders 1-3

Miscellaneous MFM Notebook Files

Box 37, Folder 1

Notebook on MFM affiliates in Asian countries.

Box 37, Folder 2

Notebook on MFM affiliates in African countries.

Box 37, Folder 3

Notebook on F. Rose's field trips to Mexico, Central America, South America and the West Indies. 1961

 

MFM Projects in Foreign Countries: A - G

Box 38, Folders 1-2

Africa.

Box 38, Folder 3

Alaska.

Box 38, Folder 4

Argentina.

Box 38, Folder 5

Bolivia.

Box 38, Folders 6-7

Brazil.

Box 38, Folders 8-12

Ceylon.

Box 38, Folders 13-14

Chile.

Box 38, Folder 15

Finland.

Box 38, Folder 16

Germany.

 

MFM Projects In Foreign Countries: H

Box 39, Folders 1-20

Haiti.

Box 40, Folders 1-6

Haiti.

Box 40, Folders 7-16

Honduras.

Box 40, Folders 17-25

Hong Kong.

Box 41, Folders 1-20

Hong Kong.

Box 42, Folder 1

Hungary.

 

MFM Projects In Foreign Countries: I - J

Box 42, Folder 2

Iceland.

Box 42, Folders 3-8

India.

Box 43, Folders 1-12

India.

Box 44, Folders 1-8

India.

Box 45, Folders 1-4

India.

Box 46, Folders 2-3

India.

Box 46, Folder 4

Indonesia.

Box 46, Folder 5

Israel.

Box 46, Folders 6-7

Japan.

 

MFM Projects in Foreign Countries: K - Z

Box 47, Folder 1

Korea.

Box 47, Folder 2

Lebanon.

Box 47, Folders 3-4

Mexico.

Box 47, Folders 5-8

Pakistan.

Box 47, Folder 9

Paraguay.

Box 47, Folder 10

Peru.

Box 47, Folders 11-13

Philippines.

Box 47, Folder 14

South Viet Nam.

Box 47, Folders 15-17

Taiwan.

Box 47, Folder 18

Tanzania.

Box 47, Folder 19

Thailand.

Box 47, Folder 20

Uruguay.

Box 47, Folder 21

Viet Nam.

 

Oversize Materials

Box 48, Folder 1

Soy and surplus.

Box 48, Folder 2

E.R.C..

Box 48, Folder 3

Literature & public statements - obsolete.

Box 48, Folder 4

Prospective advisory committee members. 1946

Box 48, Folder 5

Criticism (finances).

Box 48, Folder 6

Friendship train.

Box 48, Folder 7

New York.

Box 48, Folder 8

Realty. 1946

Box 48, Folder 9

New York Times. January 31, 1948

Box 48, Folder 9

New York Herald Tribune. February 3, 1948

Box 48, Folder 10

Administration - finances.

Box 48, Folder 11

Boltz Company. 1947-1949

Box 48, Folder 12

California Institute of Technology - original contract. May 22, 1948

Box 48, Folder 13

Soyboean Association Convention. 1957

Box 48, Folder 14

Carbons (miscellaneous) - no action necessary.

Box 48, Folder 15

Administration - staff information.

Box 48, Folder 16

Foreign (miscellaneous) - for possible introduction. 1966-67

Box 48, Folder 17

Boltz - army quartermaster - Corps test. 1949

Box 48, Folder 18

American Soybean Association Convention. 1958

Box 48, Folder 19

International Self-Help Program for Freedom from Hunger [publication], Los Angeles. June 1963

Box 49

[Miscellaneous].

Scope and Content Note

  • Two records by Peggy Lee produced for MFM
  • MFM appreciation certificate awarded F. Rose
  • “Before-and-After” photographs of six Pago Pago children given diet of MPF
Box 49

Peoples to People film.