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Box: 18 Fold: 62 Speeches by Others - Stevenson, Adlai
Date: 5/16/64

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescript copy of address by Adlai E. Stevenson at the University of Uppsala Spring Festival, Sweden.

Box: 18 Fold: 63 Speeches by Others - "B-K"
Datespan: 1955-76

DESCRIPTION: Contains copies of printed and typescript speeches by various individuals arranged alphabetically by name. Includes Edward J. Bloustein, president of Bennington College, 1966; William Burden as president of the France-America Society, 1959; US Under Secretary of State Douglas Dillon; Dr. Ludwig Erhad, German minister of economics, 1955; James A. Farley, chairman of the board, Coca Cola Coorporation, 5 speeches 1957-1966; Harvey S. Firestone, Jr., chairman, Firestone Tire & Rubber Company, 1959; Robert J. Fleming, Jr., 1960; US Ambassador James A. Gavin 1961; Lord Hubert Miles Gladwyn Jebb, 1960; US Under Secretary of State Nicholas deB. Katzenbach, 1967; Alexei Nikolaevich Kosygin, 1976; Heinz L. Krekeler, ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany, 1955.

Box: 18 Fold: 64 Speeches by Others - "M-W"
Datespan: 5/29/51-11/17/67

DESCRIPTION: Contains speeches from miscellaneous individuals. Arranged alphabetically by name. Includes: John J. McCloy, 1963; US Secretary of Defense Robert S. McNamara, 1962; US Senate Democratic leader Mike Mansfield, 1965; Robert Murphy, 1954 & 1956; Antoine Pinay, French minister of finance and economic affairs, 1959; Clarence B. Randall (1957); Dean Rusk, 1964; Joseph C. Sattterthwaite, 1960; H.G. Sparrow, 1964; Hugh C. Wallace as US ambassador to France, 1921.

Box: 19 Fold: 1 Photograhs, Ceylon - Anticipating Arrival
Date: 10/23/64

DESCRIPTION: Contains 7 b/w photographs of CBL and ESL at home. Accompanying typed captions are dated Washington, October 23, and describe the Lyons as anticipating their arrival in Ceylon.

Box: 19 Fold: 2 Photographs, Ceylon - "Grow More Food" Campaign
Incomplete date

DESCRIPTION: Contains 3 b/w photos of CBL dedicating the first shipment of 15,039 metric tons of US fertilizer for the Ceylon government's "Grow More Food" campaign. with captions dated Colombo, February 21.

Box: 19 Fold: 3 Photographs, Ceylon - Senators Amarasuriya & Wimalaratne
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 b/w photos of CBL with Ceylonese senators Amarasuriya and Wimalaratne.

Box: 19 Fold: 4 Photographs, Ceylon - Olcott, Henry Steele Commemoration
Date: 2/18/67

DESCRIPTION: Contains 4 b/w photos of CBL and Ceylonese government officials at a commemoration for Col. Henry Steele Olcott. Includes photo of CBL and Olcott.

Box: 19 Fold: 5 Photographs, Ceylon - US Naval Visit
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 b/w photos of CBL's tour of US Navy ships during a visit to Ceylon.

Box: 19 Fold: 6 Photographs, Ceylon - US Naval Visit
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 7 b/w photos of CBL's tour of US Navy ships during a visit to Ceylon.

Box: 19 Fold: 7 Photographs, Ceylon - US Naval Visit
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 13 b/w photos of CBL's tour of US Navy ships during a visit to Ceylon.

Box: 19 Fold: 8 Photographs, Ceylon - Lincoln Sculpture by Student
Date: 4/11/66

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 b/w photographs with USIS caption about a sculpture of Lincoln by a Ceylonese student.

Box: 19 Fold: 9 Photographs, Ceylon - Unidentified [Ribbon cutting]
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 b/w photographs of CBL at an unidentified ribbon cutting ceremony.

Box: 19 Fold: 10 Photographs, Ceylon - Miscellaneous Functions
Date: c.1965-66

DESCRIPTION: Contains 4 b/w photos of CBL at various functions. Photographs bear some identifiers on reverse.

Box: 19 Fold: 11 Photographs, Ceylon - Unidentified Function
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 3 b/w photos of CBL at an unidentified function.

Box: 19 Fold: 12 Photographs, Chile - Fourth of July
Date: 4/7/39

DESCRIPTION: Contains mounted b/w photo of CBL with Chilean officials at a July Fourth celebration in Santiago.

Box: 19 Fold: 13 Photographs, Egypt - Roosevelt/Egyptian Conference
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 10 b/w photographs taken of Roosevelt's trip to Cairo for a conference with Egyptian and Middle Eastern leaders. Photo subjects include FDR, Haile Selassie, King Ibn Saud of Saudi Arabia, William D. Leahy (chief of staff to FDR), King Farouk of Egypt, John Winant, Edward R. Stettinius, Harry Hopkins, Hooker Doolittle, S. Pinkney Tuck.

Box: 19 Fold: 14 Photographs, Egypt - Roosevelt, Franklin D. Visit
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 b/w photographs of FDR during his trip to Egypt.

Box: 19 Fold: 15 Photographs, Egypt - Haile Selassie
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 3 b/w photos of King Emperor Haile Selassie.

Box: 19 Fold: 16 Photographs, Egypt - Edward R. Stettinius Visit
Date: 2/16/45

DESCRIPTION: Contains 14 b/w photos taken of US Secretary of State Edward R. Stettinius and entourage during a visit to Cairo.

Box: 19 Fold: 17 Photographs, Egypt - King Farouk of Egypt
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 b/w photos of King Farouk of Egypt.

Box: 19 Fold: 18 Photographs, Egypt - King Ibn Saud
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 1 b/w photo of King Ibn Saud of Saudi Arabia.



Box: 19 Fold: 19 Photographs, Egypt - Karl Mundt Visit
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 6 b/w photos taken of US Representative Karl Mundt (Republican from S. Dakota) meeting with Egyptian officials in Alexandria. Includes accompanying caption list. Photos include the following dignitaries: Fahmy El Nokrashi Pasha, Egyptian premier; Hooker Doolittle, US consul general; CBL as US first secretary; James Moose, US charge d'affaires in Iraq; Moustafa El Sadek Bey, Egyptian under secretary of state for the ministry of foreign affairs; and Abdel Khalik Hassouna Bey, governor of Alexandria.

Box: 19 Fold: 20 Photographs, Egypt - Miscellaneous
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous b/w photos taken of and around Egypt. Includes signed greeting card w/ b/w photo from Mrs. Marie Truxtun Beale (taken in Egypt w/ CBL and Mr. and Mrs. Truxtun Beales).

Box: 19 Fold: 21 Photographs, Egypt - Unidentified
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 4 b/w photos of CBL in Egypt at an unidentified function.

Box: 19 Fold: 22 Photographs, Germany - Charles E. Wilson Visit
Date: 4/18/53

DESCRIPTION: Contains 3 b/w photos of the visit to Berlin of US Secretary of Defense Charles E. Wilson. Photos include CBL as director of the Berlin Element, HICOG.

Box: 19 Fold: 23 Photographs, National War College
Date: May 1951

DESCRIPTION: Contains small b/w photo album dated May 1951, probably taken during CBL's time at the National War College.

Box: 19 Fold: 24 Photographs - Sarmiento, Domingo Faustino Commemoration
Datespan: 2/26/47-4/15/47

DESCRIPTION: Contains 4 b/w photos taken of a dedication ceremony of a statue honoring Domingo Faustino Sarmiento.

Box: 19 Fold: 25 Photographs - State Department
Date: c. 1966

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 b/w group photos of a gathering of CBL and Foreign Service/State Dept. colleagues. Unidentified.

Box: 19 Fold: 26 Photographs - State Department
Date: 10/13/52

DESCRIPTION: Contains 1 b/w group photo of CBL with State Department colleagues. Includes attached typed caption.

Box: 19 Fold: 27 Photographs - State Department
Undated: c. 1956-58

DESCRIPTION: Contains 1 b/w group photo of CBL with Foreign Service/State Department colleagues.

Box: 19 Fold: 28 Photographs - Unidentified
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 7 b/w photos of an unidentified function. Includes shots of CBL.

Box: 19 Fold: 29 Photographs - Unidentified
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 4 b/w photos of an unidentified function. Includes shots of CBL. Also includes autograph note: "Copies of photographs sent to Ana Rodriguez, Bogota."

Box: 19 Fold: 30 Photographs - Unidentified
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 1 b/w group photo of an unidentified function. Includes shots of CBL. Also includes typed caption naming the following: Noble Johnson, Peter Jarman, Daniel Whitten, Harry Sheppard, Robert Grant, Walter Ploesner.

Box: 19 Fold: 31 Photographs - Unidentified
Date: 10/31/60

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 b/w photos of CBL at an unidentified function. One photo bears autograph note in French and Spanish on reverse, dated 10/31/60, signed by various individuals.



Box: 19 Fold: 32 Photographs - Unidentified
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 15 b/w photos taken at various unidentified occasions. Includes shots of CBL.

Box: 19 Fold: 33 Photographs - Cecil B. Lyon: Swearing-In Ceremonies
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 10 b/w photos of CBL at various Foreign Service ceremonies during which he was sworn into different posts.

Box: 19 Fold: 34 Photographs - Johnson, Lyndon B.
Date: 9/8/64

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 b/w photos of CBL standing with LBJ.

Box: 19 Fold: 35 Photographs - Cecil B. Lyon: Formal
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 5 b/w formal photos of CBL.

Box: 19 Fold: 36 Photographs - Cecil B. Lyon and Elsie S. Lyon (Misc.)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 7 informal b/w photos of CBL and ESL enroute to various diplomatic posts.

Box: 19 Fold: 37 Photographs - Elsie S. Lyon
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 b/w passport photos and 1 b/w photo + negative of a painting, possibly of Mrs. Lyon.

Box: 19 Fold: 38 Photographs - Vyse Family
Incomplete date: Nineteenth Century

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w reproduction of a 19th century photograph of the Vyse family on Staten Island.

Box: 19 Fold: 39 Photographs - Lyon Family: Lilla Lyon, Philip Zabriskie, J.C. Grew
Date: October/November 1962

DESCRIPTION: Contains 5 color photos of CBL's daughter Lilla prior to her wedding to Rev. Philip Zabriskie. Includes Lilla in wedding gown; Lilla in garden with Philip Zabriskie and Joseph C. Grew.

Box: 19 Fold: 40 Photographs - Lyon Family (Miscellaneous)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous b/w photos of CBL, ESL, and their daughters, Alice and Lilla. Some other family photos included - unidentified.

Box: 19 Fold: 41 Photographs - Lyon Family (Miscellaneous)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 5 b/w photos of CBL with Lilla and others not identified.

Box: 19 Fold: 42 Newsclippings - Bohlen, Charles
Datespan: 3/12/53-3/26/53

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 TL carbons from Joseph Grew to senators H. Alexander Smith and Homer Ferguson concerning the nomination of Bohlen as ambassador to Russia. Includes newsclippings concerning the same.

Box: 19 Fold: 43 Newsclippings - Churchill, Winston
Datespan: 1/25/65-1/31/65

DESCRIPTION: Contains newsclipping articles reminiscing on Churchill by those who knew him.

Box: 19 Fold: 44 Printed Matter - Dulles, John Foster
Date: c.1963

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 printed booklets written in memoriam. One by Arthur H. Dean.

Box: 19 Fold: 45 Printed Matter - Kennedy, John F.
Datespan: 1961-63

DESCRIPTION: Contains newspaper, magazine articles and reprints, and in memoriam booklets.

Box: 19 Fold: 46 Printed Matter - Leavell John Holland
Date: 1954

DESCRIPTION: Contains in memoriam booklet for Col. John Holland Leavell.

Box: 19 Fold: 47 Newsclippings - McCarthy, Joseph
Date: 11/18/54

DESCRIPTION: Contains magazine article on Sen. Joseph McCarthy.

Box: 19 Fold: 48 Newsclippings/ Printed Material - Miscellaneous Individuals
Datespan: 1948-63

DESCRIPTION: Contains news articles on various individuals including Albert Schweitzer, Philip L. Graham (chief executive, Washington Post), Gen. Douglas MacArthur, and US consul general Thomas Wasson.

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