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Oral history interview with Mary Smieton, 2000

Creator: Smieton, Mary
Project: United Nations intellectual history project (UNIHP).
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 14 pages Sound recording: 1 sound cassette
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Director of Personnel, UN

Scope and Contents

Position of women at UN; salary and personnel discrepancies. Location of UN in New York. Reminiscences of Eleanor Roosevelt, Jacko Jackson, John Humphrey, Hugh Gaitskill. Work in Ministry of Labor, personnel department, Women's Voluntary Services, Treasury Department, ILO, White Paper. British government's relationship to UN. Feeling both British and European


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Copyright by the Ralph Bunche Institute for International Studies, The Graduate Center, The City University of New York, 2001

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