Howard Palfrey Jones papers, 1930-1973


Howard Palfrey Jones papers, 1930-1973

Howard Palfrey Jones papers, 1930-1973

Writings, correspondence, reports, research files, studies, and printed matter, relating to public finance and postwar reconstruction in Germany, 1945-1951, and to American relations with Indonesia and other areas of East Asia.

128 manuscript boxes, 3 card file boxes, 3 cubic ft. boxes, 5 envelopes, 2 oversize boxes, 8 slide boxes, 2 motion picture film reels, 12 phonotape reels.; (63 linear feet)


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