Brooks Emeny correspondence
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of letters written to Mr. and Mrs. Richard S. Conger while Emeny was on a lecture tour for the United States Information Service, spanning 1958-1960. They describe and comment on India, Nepal , Ceylon, Thailand, Nigeria, Ghana, Natal, Rhodesia, Belgian Congo, Uganda and Kenya.
- Emeny, Brooks, 1901-1980 (Person)
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0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Language of Materials
Brooks Emeny was a prominent international relations scholar who specialized in American foreign policy during the second World War. Letters from the orient and Africa were written to Mr. and Mrs. Richard S. Conger while Emeny was on a lecture tour for the United States Information Service.
Material within this collection is minimally arranged. Any arrangement is either derived from the records' creators or custodians or from staff at the time of initial processing. It may be necessary to look in multiple places for the same types of materials.
1 folder, including 18 letters reproduced from typed copy
This collection received a basic level of processing including minimal organization and rehousing.
Description information is drawn in part from information supplied with the collection and initial surveys of the contents.
This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.
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- Politics and Politicians Subject Source: Archiveswest
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