United Nations Association (Eastern Region): Papers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

UNA Eastern Regional Council:Minutes of the Council and Executive Committee, 1946-92; Newsletters, 1964-92; Correspondence of the Regional Officer/Chairman, 1967-92 (General correspondence, 1988-92; President and Vice-Presidents, 1967-92; Membership, 1982-92; and the Appointment of the Regional Development Officer, 1986-9); and miscellaneous handbooks, reports, leaflets.

Brentwood and District Branch:Minutes of Committee, 1946-84, and Minutes of Annual General Meetings.

Saffron Walden Branch:Minutes of Committee, 1946-85; Minutes of Annual General Meetings; and Secretary's correspondence, 1949-89 (general, publicity and miscellaneous).

League of Nations Union (East Anglian District Council):Minutes of the Council and Executive Committee, 1934-39.

Administrative / Biographical History

The United Nations Association of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, a member of the World Federation of United Nations Associations, was founded in 1945. The English branches formed ten Regional Councils: the Eastern Region covered Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Huntingdonshire, Norfolk, Suffolk, and parts of Essex and Hertfordshire.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Acquisition Information

Deposited 1992.

Note

Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.

Other Finding Aids

Additional Manuscripts Summary Catalogue. A catalogue is also available in the Manuscripts Reading Room.