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Guide to the Helen Edmonds Papers, 1951-1994

Collection Overview

Descriptive Summary

Title
Helen Edmonds papers, 1951-1994
Creator
Edmonds, Helen G. (Helen Grey), 1911-1995
Extent
4.4 Linear Feet, ca. 4,000 Items
Repository
Duke University. David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Location
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Language
English.

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Contents of the Collection

1956-1974
Box 1
Europe: American University Women, 1955
Box 1
Germany, 1955
Box 1
Biographical Material, 1911-
Box 1
1956-1982
(2 folders)
Box 1
China, 1970
Box 1
Correspondence (Mt. Carmel Symposium), 1971
Box 1
Germany, 1955-1957
Box 1
Israel: Mt. Carmel Symposium, etc., 1967-1971
Box 1
Europe Lecture and Seminar Materials, 1956-1957
Box 1
Denmark, 1957
Box 1
Sweden, 1957
Box 1
The National Links, Inc., 1973-1976
Box 1
The North Carolina Historical Commission, 1976
Box 1
Peace Corps. National Advisory Council, 1970-1972
Box 1
Photographs. Europe Leader Specialist, 1957
Box 1
Addresses, etc., Republican National Committee, 1958-1960
Box 1
Addresses, Reports, Memoranda etc., of the Republican National Committee, 1960-1961
Box 1
Governor's Inaugural Committee, 1972-1973
Box 1
N.C. Republican Party, 1951-1976
Box 1
Personal Notes, etc., used by Dr. Edmonds for Campaign Speeches, 1956
Box 1
Contracts, Minority
Box 1
Community Resources Conference, 1958, Jan. 15
Box 1
Printed Material: General, 1956-1970
Box 1
Alternate Delegate of the 25th Session of the United Nations General Assembly, 1970-1971
European, 1954-1958
General, 1951-1981
(6 folders)
Box 2
Germany, West - Post-Doctoral Study and Research, 1954-1956
Box 2
1953-1956
Box 2
Expense Accounts and Itineraries, undated
Box 2
Republican National Committee. Letters from Rank and File persons during and following Dr. Edmonds' Campaign Tour, 1956
Box 2
Republican National Committee, 1957
Box 2
Republican Party, 1958-1976
(3 folders)
Box 2
White House, and the Executive Department of the U.S. Government, 1952-1976
(5 folders)
Box 2
General Assembly. Fifth Committee: Budget and Personnel, 1970, Nov. 9, Dec. 16
Addresses and Reports of Prof. Edmonds and others, and Research on Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, 1970
Budget and Personnel, 1970
Clippings re: Professor Edmonds, 1970
The Elderly and the Aged, 1969-1970
Freedom of Information, 1951-1970
High Commissioner for Human Rights, 1970
Housing, Building, and Planning, 1969-1970
International Covenant on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights, and on Civil and Political Rights, 1969-1970
Narcotics, 1970
Natural Disasters, 1970
Nazism and Racial Intolerance, 1970
Prisoners of War; Armed Conflict, 1969-1970
(4 folders)
Provisional Summary Record, 1970, Sept. 25-Dec. 15
(7 folders)
Box 3
Racial Discrimination, Elimination of, 1970.
Box 3
Religious Intolerance, 1969-1970
Box 3
Trade and Development, 1969-1970
Box 3
Economic and Social Council
(2 folders)
Box 3
High Commissioner for Human Rights, 1966-1969
Box 3
High Commissioner for Refugees, 1970
Box 3
Human Rights and Scientific and Technological Developments, 1970
(2 folders)
Box 3
Israeli and Arab Question, 1970
Box 3
Outer Space. Peaceful Uses of, 1970
Box 3
Peace-keeping and the International Court of Justice, 1970
Box 3
Racial Discrimination. Report of the Secretary General, 1970
Box 3
Report to Samuel De Palma by Professor Edmonds, 1971, Feb. 18
Box 3
Sea-Bed and the Ocean Floor, Use for Peaceful Purposes Only, undated
Box 4
Notes and Memoranda of Professor Edmonds, 1970
Box 4
U.S. Representatives; Biographical Information of Dr. Edmonds, 1970
Box 4
War Criminals, 1970
Box 4
Work of the Organization and Agenda, 1970
Box 4
Youth and Education, 1970
(2 folders)
Box 4
Related Activities of Professor Edmonds, 1971
Box 4
U.S. Arms Control and Disarmament Agency: Social Science Advisory Board, 1972
Box 4
Programs and Invitations, 1939-1977 and undated
(7 folders)
Clippings, 1956-1982
(2 folders)
Box 5
Clippings, China, 1970
Box 5
Lecture Tour. Sweden, 1957
Box 5
Political Material. Personal Notes, etc., Used by Dr. Edmonds for Campaign Speeches, 1956
Box 5
European, 1954-1958
Box 5
White House and the Executive Department of the U.S. Government, 1970-1976
Box 5
Clippings about Professor Edmonds, 1970
Box 5
Nazism and Racial Intolerance, 1970
Box 5
Prisoners of War. Armed Conflict, 1970
Box 5
Racial Discrimination, Elimination of, 1970
Box 5
Trade and Development, 1969-1970
Box 5
Israeli-Arab Question, 1970
Box 5
Programs and Invitations, 1939-1977, and undated
(7 folders)
Box 5

Historical Note

DateEvent(s)
1911 Dec. 3Born in Lawrenceville, Va.
1933Graduated from Morgan State University
1938Earned Master's Degree from Ohio State University
1941-1977Professor at North Carolina Central University
1995Died in Durham, North Carolina

Helen G. Edmonds was active in the Republican Party, an alternative delegate to the General Assembly of the United Nations, served on the National Advisory Council of the Peace Corps, and was a member of the Defense Advisory Council on Women in the Armed Services.

Subject Headings

Provenance

The Helen Edmonds Papers were donated to the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library on November 9, 1981.

Processing Information

Processed by: Duke University. David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library Staff

Completed ca. 1981

Encoded by Stephen Douglas Miller

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.