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Finding Aid of the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration Records
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms
  • Items Removed from Collection

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration Records,
    Date (inclusive): 1945-1948
    Collection number: 1041
    Creator: United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration
    Extent: 17 boxes (8.5 linear ft.) 1 oversize box
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration Records (Collection 1041). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of research materials, pamphlets, newspapers, press releases, books, news bulletins, art prints, and ephemera distributed by the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Agency (UNRRA) and collected by David N. Leff while on assignment with the UNRRA Mission in Yugoslavia. Many of the pamphlets and periodicals are in Russian, Serbo-Croation, French, and other languages.

    Expanded Scope and Content Note

    This collection consists largely of research materials collected by David Leff while on assignment with the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Agency (UNRRA) in Yugoslavia. The bulk of the collection is composed of pamphlets, newspapers, press releases, and news bulletins distributed by UNRRA, covering the years 1945-1948. Though much of the material is in English, many of the pamphlets and periodicals are in Russian, Serbo-Croatian, and various other languages.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the repository's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Authority--Archives.
    Yugoslavia--History, 1945-1980--Archival resources.

    Items Removed from Collection

    • London, Jack. Iron heel (Penguin, paperback copy).
    • The Communist: Organ of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Yugoslavia (1 copy of each issue in collection). Placed in the Extremist Collection (Collection 50). Available in the Department of Special Collections, UCLA.
    • Fast, Howard. The Incredible Tito (1 copy).
    • Borba. Organ Komunisticke Partije Jugoslavije (incomplete). Belgrade, May 1, 1947-February 2, 1948 (A complete bound copy of Borba, 1945-1962, is available in the University Research Library, newspaper stacks).