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Box: 14 Fold: 24 Ceylon - Appointment Congratulations "H-J"
Datespan: 7/64-9/64

DESCRIPTION: Contains congratulatory correspondence to CBL re his appointment to Ceylon as US ambassador. Includes - Lyon Hill, Hubert H. Humphrey, Frank S. Hopkins, Lyndon B. Johnson (telegram).

Box: 14 Fold: 25 Ceylon - Appointment Congratulations "K-M"
Datespan: 7/64-9/64

DESCRIPTION: Contains congratulatory correspondence to CBL re appointment as US ambassador to Ceylon. Includes - Randolph Kidder, Foy Kohler, James D. Geoffrey W. Lewis, Kennedy, E. Allan Lightner, Jr., Henry J. Kellermann, John James Martino, Sheldon T. Mills, J. Robert Moskin (senior editor, LOOK magazine), David H. McKillop (director, Western European Affairs, State Dept.), Eugene V. McAuliffe, Brewster H. Morris.

Box: 14 Fold: 26 Ceylon - Appointment Congratulations "N-P"
Datespan: 7/64-9/64

DESCRIPTION: Contains congratulatory correspondence to CBL re appointment as US ambassador to Ceylon. Includes - J. Stanley Phillips, Leon B. Poullada, Margaret Perry, J. Graham Parsons, Jefferson Patterson, James K. Penfield.

Box: 14 Fold: 27 Ceylon - Appointment Congratulations "Q-S"
Datespan: 7/64-9/64

DESCRIPTION: Contains congratulatory correspondence to CBL re appointment as US ambassador to Ceylon. Includes - James W. Riddleberger, Samuel Reber, Joseph Verner Reed, Michael Rose, Cyrus Sulzberger, Joseph C. Satterthwaite, Carlton Savage, James B. Stewart, Walter J. Stoessel, Jr., Sophie Sturges (Mrs. Thomas Rush Sturges).

Box: 14 Fold: 28 Ceylon - Appointment Congratulations "T-W"/Unidentified
Datespan: 7/64-9/64

DESCRIPTION: Contains congratulatory correspondence to CBL re appointment as US ambassador to Ceylon. Includes - Willard L. Thorp, S. Pinkney Tuck, Leon G. Turrou, William R. Tyler (US asst. sec. of state), Rebecca Wellington, Solange White (Mrs. Aubrey White), Frances E. Willis.

Box: 14 Fold: 29 Ceylon - Appointment/Personnel File
Datespan of material: 7/31/64-8/22/64

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous items relating to CBL's transfer to Colombo, Ceylon as US ambassador. Includes guest list for swearing in.

Box: 14 Fold: 30 Ceylon - Newsclippings re Appointment of CBL
Datespan of material: 7/23/64-11/11/65

DESCRIPTION: Contains newsclippings and news releases re appointment of CBL to Ceylon as US ambassador, and additionally, in November 1965, as US ambassador to the Maldive Islands.

Box: 14 Fold: 31 Ceylon - Memoranda
Datespan of material: 8/31/64-10/31/66

DESCRIPTION: Contains official memoranda and miscellaneous schedules pertaining to embassy business. Correspondents include - Raymond A. Hare.

Box: 14 Fold: 32 Ceylon - Associations/Clubs: Correspondence/Misc. "A-C"
Datespan: 7/64-12/68

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence (newsletters, donation and membership acknowledgements) from miscellaneous associations, clubs, societies. Arrangement is roughly alphabetical.

Box: 14 Fold: 33 Ceylon - Associations/Clubs: Correspondence/Misc. "G-J"
Datespan: 7/64-12/68

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence (newsletters, donations and membership acknowledgements) from various associations, clubs, and societies. Arrangement is roughly alphabetical.

Box: 14 Fold: 34 Ceylon - Associations/Clubs: Correspondence/Misc. "K-P"
Datespan: 7/64-12/68

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence (newsletters, donations and membership acknowledgements) from various associations, clubs, and societies. Arrangement is roughly alphabetical.

Box: 14 Fold: 35 Ceylon - Associations/Clubs: Correspondence/Misc. "R-T"
Datespan: 7/64-12/68

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence (newsletters, donations and membership acknowledgements) from various associations, clubs, and societies. Arrangement is roughly alphabetical.

Box: 14 Fold: 36 Ceylon - Associations/Clubs: Correspondence/Misc. "W"
Datespan: 7/64-12/68

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence (newsletters, donations and membership acknowledgements) from various associations, clubs, and societies. Arrangement is roughly alphabetical.

Box: 14 Fold: 37 Ceylon - Charities (Misc)
Datespan: c. 1965-1967

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence (primarily donation acknowledgements) from various charitable organizations. Arrangement is roughly alphabetical.

Box: 14 Fold: 38 Ceylon Cancer Society
Datespan: 3/24/66-1/19/67

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence and newsletters.

Box: 14 Fold: 39 Ceylon - US Consul General Conference April 1966
Datespan: 4/25/66-4/27/66

DESCRIPTION: Contains material concerning the US consul general conference held in New Delhi, April 25-37, 1966. Includes agenda, notes by CBL, and guest list.

Box: 14 Fold: 40 Ceylon - Information File
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous notes re Ceylon.

Box: 14 Fold: 41 Ceylon - Japan Peace Treaty Conference
Date: 9/6/51

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescript of speech delivered by the Ceylon minister of finance at the Japanese Peace Treaty Conference, 9/6/51.

Box: 14 Fold: 42 Ceylon - Roman Catholic Church
Date: 5/15/64

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed notes re the status of the Roman Catholic church in Ceylon.

Box: 14 Fold: 43 Ceylon/Trips - Gal Oya Valley Scheme
Datespan of material: 2/4/67-6/14/67

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence with the River Valleys Development Board, concerning CBL's tours of various aspects of the Gal Oya Valley development scheme.

Box: 14 Fold: 44 Ceylon/Trips - Jaffna
Datespan of material: 11/1/64-5/25/67

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from organizations in Jaffna, particularly Jaffna College.

Box: 14 Fold: 45 Ceylon/Trips - Jaffna: Itineraries
Datespan of material: 1/24/65-6/28/65

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed itineraries for CBL's visit to Jaffna, 1965.



Box: 14 Fold: 46 Ceylon/Trips - Jaffna: Speeches by CBL
Datespan of material: 6/21/65-6/26/65

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescript drafts of speeches given by CBL on various occasions at Jaffna College.

Box: 14 Fold: 47 Ceylon/Trips - Jaffna: Miscellaneous Notes/Printed Matter
Datespan of material: 2/23/63-3/27/65

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous printed information and autograph notes by CBL re Jaffna. Includes reprint of addresses by Rev. Sarapathy Kulandran .

Box: 14 Fold: 48 Ceylon/Trips - Kandy
Datespan of material: 3/23/65-1/24/67

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence re CBL's trip to Kandy.

Box: 14 Fold: 49 Ceylon/Trips - Kashmir
Datespan of material: 4/1/65-9/10/66

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence re travel plans for CBL's trip to Kashmir. Includes color brochures on Kashmir.

Box: 14 Fold: 50 Ceylon/Trips - Nuwara Eliya
Datespan of material: 10/20/64-5/13/67

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence and brochures relating to CBL's trip to Nuwara Eliya. (Primarily recreational information.)

Box: 14 Fold: 51 Ceylon/Trips - Trincomalee
Datespan of material: 6/27/66-2/25/67

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence re CBL's trip to Trincomalee. Includes b/w photo of CBL at the Central Library, Thiruketheeswaram.

Box: 14 Fold: 52 Ceylon/Trips - Yala
Datespan of material: 7/16/65-7/18/65

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence, information re CBL's trip to the Yala reserve.

Box: 14 Fold: 53 Dale Carnegie Course
Datespan of material: 2/6/48-5/6/48

DESCRIPTION: Contains information on the Dale Carnegie Course in Effective Speaking, Personality Development, and the Art of Winning Friends and Influencing People, completed by CBL July 9, 1948. Includes certificate, photograph and correspondence.

Box: 14 Fold: 54 Ditchley Foundation - Correspondence
Datespan of material: 1/21/63-5/21/63

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence with the Ditchley Foundation, Oxfordshire, England, concerning CBL's participation in its Latin American conference to be held March 1963. Includes miscellaneous autograph notes by CBL on the conference.

Box: 14 Fold: 55 Ditchley Foundation - Conference on Latin America
Datespan: 3/14/63-3/18/63

DESCRIPTION: Contains binder of informational material and index of sessions for the Ditchley Foundation conference on Anglo-American Policies In and Toward Latin America, held March 14-18, 1963.

Box: 14 Fold: 56 Ditchley Foundation - Conference on Latin America
Datespan: 3/14/63-3/18/63

DESCRIPTION: Contains printed brochure on the Ditchley Foundation Anglo-American Conference Centre situated in Ditchley Park, Oxford, England. Includes printed handouts of minutes and reports of sessions held at the conference on Anlgo-American policies toward Latin America.

Box: 14 Fold: 57 Ditchley Foundation - Conference on Latin America
Datespan: 3/14/63-3/18/63

DESCRIPTION: Contains reference material: miscellaneous mimeograph transcripts of addresses given on Latin America.

Box: 15 Fold: 1 Foreign Service - Entrance File
Datespan: 5/24/24-2/17/30

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence relating to CBL's entrance application to the US Foreign Service. Letters of recommendation and encouragement are included from - Munson G. Shaw (to CBL's father, Edmund Burton Lyon, TLS 5/2/24); Charles Bohlen (ALS, n.d.); Robert L. Bacon (TLS 1/17/30); Ruth Pratt (TLS 1/18/30); Amanda L. Fenton (TLS 1/29/30); Cornelius N. Bliss (TLS 1/27/30); E.H. Outerbridge (TLS 1/27/30); Ole Pendar (ALS 3/1/30); William R. Castle (TLS 1929-30); Angus McD. Crawford (TLS/ALS 1929-30); Howland Shaw (ALS 1929-30).

@ Includes full report of CBL's Foreign Service examination results + newsclipping announcing successful candidates.

Box: 15 Fold: 2 Foreign Service - Memoranda
Datespan: 11/16/43-1/21/67

DESCRIPTION: Contains memoranda issued by the State Dept. and Foreign Service administration relating to miscellaneous Department and personnel matters.

Box: 15 Fold: 3 Foreign Service-iana
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous printed and typescript anecdotal information concerning life in the Foreign Service.

Box: 15 Fold: 4 Foreign Service/State Department Press Releases
Datespan: 1/15/44-2/28/56

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous State Department press releases. Includes reports on various personnel issues relating to the Foreign Service.

Box: 15 Fold: 5 Foreign Service - Ambassadorial Confirmation
Date: 3/7/56

DESCRIPTION: Contains the Congressional Record for 3/7/56, vol.102, no.40, announcing appointment of CBL as US ambassador (p.3751).

Box: 15 Fold: 6 Foreign Service Association - Memoranda
Datespan: 9/30/47-5/13/67

DESCRIPTION: Contains memoranda and correspondence relating to Association concerns. Includes memos on amendments to Foreign Service legislation affecting the classification and promotion of officers.

Box: 15 Fold: 7 Foreign Service Association - Meeting Agenda/Minutes
Datespan: 9/10/54-4/25/56

DESCRIPTION: Contains meetings agenda and minutes of the Association.

Box: 15 Fold: 8 Foreign Service Association - Miscellaneous
Datespan: 7/1/58-71/61

DESCRIPTION: Contains membership subscription receipts, membership card, and miscellaneous related to CBL's participation in the Association.

Box: 15 Fold: 9 Foreign Service Institute
Datespan: 10/13/67-11/3/67

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence and printed brochure relating to CBL's speaking engagement for a South Asia seminar held by the Institute.

Box: 15 Fold: 10 Foreign Service Journal - Correspondence
Datespan: 2/25/43-1/29/66

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from and concerning the Foreign Service Journal to which CBL frequently contributed.

Box: 15 Fold: 11 Foreign Service Journal - MSS by CBL
Datespan: 7/12/48-9/17/65

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous carbon typescripts by CBL of articles for the Journal.

Box: 15 Fold: 12 Foreign Service Protection Association
Datespan: 7/12/46-1/7/63

DESCRIPTION: Contains newsletters issued by the Association. Includes receipts to CBL.

Box: 15 Fold: 13 Foreign Service - Retirement
Datespan: 1962-66

DESCRIPTION: Contains booklet and misc. information on retirement policies for foreign affairs agencies.

Box: 15 Fold: 14 Foreign Service Insitute Training Program
Datespan: 11/55-12/5/55

DESCRIPTION: Contains information pamphlet on the training program of the Foreign Service Institute, written by Harold Hoskins, director of the Institute.

Box: 15 Fold: 15 North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)
Datespan: 3/18/49-c.4/49

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed and printed information on NATO.

Box: 15 Fold: 16 UN General Assembly 1948 - Correspondence
Datespan: 9/23/48-12/8/48

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to CBL concerning the US Mission to the United Nations Third General Assembly held in 1948. Includes information booklet with delegates list and typed notes by CBL.

Box: 15 Fold: 17 UN General Assembly 1948 - Memoranda
Datespan: 10/9/48-12/3/48

DESCRIPTION: Contains restricted memoranda concerning the UN Third General Assembly.

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