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Box: 1 Fold: 1 Ameen, Michael M., Jr.
DATE SPAN: 07/10/1954 - 12/23/1991

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous biographical materials relating to Michael M. Ameen, Jr. and his service with Aramco. Includes 1 TLS from Rana Jabbour at the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) to Ameen with a fundraising letter for him to approve; 1 TMs personal description of Ameen by William E. Mulligan; 1 carbon from Mulligan to Donna Drake of Aramco Services Company; 2 evaluation forms of Ameen's skills for Aramco; 1 TLS from Robert E. Marsh to Thomas C. Barger regarding Ameen; 1 carbon from W. Burleigh to K. R. Webster regarding Ameen and Local Government Relations; and 1 TLS from Robert E. Marsh to Mulligan regarding Ameen.

Box: 1 Fold: 2 Arnold, Jose
DATE SPAN: 11/01/1955 - 09/03/1960

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence and reports by and about Jose Arnold, Chief Steward of His Majesty's Culinary Operations in Riyadh from 1955 to 1960. Contains many very personal descriptions of Arnold's experiences in the Palace of Sa'ud ibn 'Abd al-'Aziz. Includes correspondence to, from and about 'Id ibn Salim, R. A. Kerin, J. R. Jones, C. J. Burnett, Jr., G. E. Mandis, George A. Hughes, Tom Goddard, H. St. John Philby (corresp. re), Jamal Bey al-Hussaini, and K. R. Webster. Reference to visits by Haile Selassie and the King of Morroco.

Box: 1 Fold: 3 Azzam, Issam
1959

DESCRIPTION: 1 offprint article by Isam Abdel Rahman Azzam, "The International Status of the Persian Gulf States: Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar," inscribed by Azzam.

Box: 1 Fold: 4 Barger, Thomas C. - Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 02/19/1968 - 07/15/1980

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to and from Thomas C. Barger, mostly personal with discussion of American foreign policy and Aramco business. Includes the following items:

1 copy TLS from Thomas C. Barger to Senator Milton R. Young regarding American interests in the Middle East and Zionism (2/19/1968);

1 invitation to a farewell party for Tom Barger (7/24/1969);

1 copy TLS from Thomas Barger to the Editor of the New York Times regarding Leonard Mosely's article "(Aramco) the Richest Oil Company in the World" (3/24/1974);

1 TLS from Thomas C. Barger to William E. Mulligan, mostly personal with reference to tea with the Sultan of Oman (4/25/1977);

1 invitation to the wedding of Thomas C. Barger's daughter (7/15/1980);

6 copy Christmas letters from Thomas C. and Kitty Barger from the years 1971, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, and undated.

Box: 1 Fold: 5 Barger, Thomas C. - Biographical Info & Obits
DATE SPAN: 07/01/1986 - 07/30/1986

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous biographical information on Thomas C. Barger collected by William E. Mulligan, mostly upon Barger's death in 1986. Includes 1 TMs personal description of Barger by Mulligan; 2 color photographs of Barger (1940); 1 copy TL from unknown to John J. Kelberer re Barger's death; 1 TLS from Mary Norton to Mulligan re Barger's death; 1 ALS from Kathleen Barger to Mulligan re Barger's death; 1 TLS from Msgr. John G. Nolan of Catholic Near East Welfare Association to Robert Schweitzer re Barger's death; 2 copy TMss eulogies for Barger by his son Timothy Barger; and several obituaries.

Box: 1 Fold: 6 Barger, Thomas C. - Clippings
DATE SPAN: 09/03/1969 - 05/09/1977

DESCRIPTION: Clippings by and about Thomas C. Barger, including Leonard Mosely's "The Richest Oil Company in the World" appearing in the New York Times; and "Communicating in the Middle East" and "Suppose We Seized Arab Oil Fields" by Barger.

Box: 1 Fold: 7 Bramkamp, Richard A.
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1958]? - 06/08/1977

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous biographical materials on Richard A. Bramkamp, at one time Aramco's Chief Geologist. Includes 1 TMs biography by William E. Mulligan; 1 pamphlet "Notes et Memoires sur le Moyen-Orient, Tome VII, Richard Allan Bramkamp" by N. J. Sander; 1 offprint pamphlet, "Memorial to Richard Allan Bramkamp (1910 - 1958)" by A. O. Woodford and G. F. Brown taken from the "Proceedings Volume of the Geological Society of America Annual Report for 1958"; 2 photographs and 1 clipping from Arabian Sun.

Box: 1 Fold: 8 British Arabists
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1941]? - [04/01/1962]?

DESCRIPTION: 2 monographs and 1 TMs collected by William E. Mulligan relating to British Arabists. Includes 1 pamphlet, "The Cambridge School of Arabic" by Arthur J. Arberry (1948); 1 pamphlet, "British Contributions to Arabic Studes" by Bernard Lewis (1941); and 1 TMs by William E. Mulligan (?) giving a biographical sketch of Henry St. John Basil Armitage.

Box: 1 Fold: 9 Brougham, Robert I.
DATE SPAN: 03/25/1970 - 06/14/1983

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous biographical materials on Robert I. Brougham, at one time the chief executive at Aramco. Includes 1 AMs biographical sketch of Brougham by William E. Mulligan (?) and clippings.

Box: 1 Fold: 10 Davies, Fred A.
DATE SPAN: 02/19/1975 - 04/29/1991

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous biographical materials on Fred A. Davies, a geologist and executive for Aramco. Includes 1 TMs and 1 AMs biographical sketches on Davies by William E. Mulligan; 1 TL from Harry McDonald to Mulligan; 1 obituary and 1 photograph of Davies.

Box: 1 Fold: 11 Dickson, Violet, Dame - Correspondence, 1963 - 1969
DATE SPAN: 01/07/1963 - 03/29/1969

DESCRIPTION: 5 ALSs and 1 signed card from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan, mostly personal with references to David Steel, Ann Herbert, and her travels around the Arabian Gulf. Includes the following items:

ALS from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan (1/7/1963);

ALS from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan ("Friday 26th 1965");

ALS from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan (5/13/1968);

Greetings card signed from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan 12/11/1968);

ALS from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan (2/4/1969);

ALS from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan (3/29/1969).

Box: 1 Fold: 12 Dickson, Violet, Dame - Correspondence, 1970 - 1975
DATE SPAN: 02/12/1970 - 12/19/1975

DESCRIPTION: 5 ALSs and 1 greetings card signed from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan, mostly personal with discussion of Robert I. Brougham and Dame Violet's travels in the Arabian Gulf, with 1 TLS from M. Quint to Mulligan regarding "Forty Years in Kuwait." Includes the following items:

ALS with envelope from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan (2/12/1970);

ALS from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan (3/12/1970);

ALS from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan (12/17/1971);

ALS from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan (2/11/1973);

ALS from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan (3/8/1974);

Greetings card signed from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan (12/19/1975).

Box: 1 Fold: 13 Dickson, Violet, Dame - Correspondence, 1977 - 1981
DATE SPAN: 01/02/1977 - 12/22/1981

DESCRIPTION: 5 ALSs and 2 ACSs from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan, mostly personal with discussion of Dame Violet's travels around the Arabian Gulf. Includes the following items:

ACS from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan (1/2/1977);

ACS from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan (11/4/1977);

ALS from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan (1/2/1978);

ALS from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan (5/11/1978);

ALS from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan (6/20/1978);

ALS from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan (12/19/1980);

ALS arigram from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan (12/22/1981).

Box: 1 Fold: 14 Dickson, Violet, Dame - Correspondence, 1982 - 1985
DATE SPAN: 12/15/1982 - 01/05/1985

DESCRIPTION: 3 ALSs and 1 greetings card from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan, mostly personal. Includes the following items:

ALS from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan (12/15/1982);

ALS from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan (12/31/1983);

ALS from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan (1/5/1985);

Greetins card signed from Dame Violet Dickson to William E. Mulligan (undated, "Love to you all....").

Box: 1 Fold: 15 Dickson, Violet, Dame - Clippings
DATE SPAN: 03/17/1971 - 03/29/1978

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous clippings regarding Dame Violet Dickson.

Box: 1 Fold: 16 Dodge, David S.
DATE SPAN: 02/01/1949 - 07/16/1989

DESCRIPTION: An early employment application at Aramco (1949) and various clippings regarding David S. Dodge, former Vice President of the American University at Beirut. Includes 1 TMs biographical sketch of Cleveland E. Dodge.

Box: 1 Fold: 17 Duce, James Terry
DATE SPAN: 01/07/1959 - 02/22/1987

DESCRIPTION: Clippings, correspondence and manuscripts giving biographical information on James Terry Duce, an executive at Aramco, and his wife, Ivy Oneita Duce, Murshida of the Sufi Order. Includes several copy TMss biographical sketches of James Terry Duce by William E. Mulligan; 1 TLS by John Rufus Jones to Mulligan; 2 carbons from Mulligan to Jones and Ann Lightner-Sheffler, 3 TLSs from Patrick Flynn to Mulligan and some clippings regarding the Duces.

Box: 1 Fold: 18 Eddy, William A.
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1976]? - 07/06/1976

DESCRIPTION: 1 TMs and miscellaneous printed materials by and about William A. Eddy, an American diplomat to Saudi Arabia; Includes 1 TMs biographical sketch of Eddy by William E. Mulligan; 1 photocopy of Eddy's pamphlet "FDR Meets Ibn Saud" published by the American Friends of the Middle East (1954); and photocopies of articles, including "Mission to Mecca: The Cruise of the Murphy" and "Mission to Mecca: A Postscript" by Capt. John S. Keating.

Box: 1 Fold: 19 Hamilton, Lloyd N.
DATE SPAN: 08/07/1943 - 02/29/1976

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence, manuscripts and clippings giving biographical sketches of Lloyd N. Hamilton, a one time executive and negotiator for SOCAL. Includes 1 TLS from William F. Bramstedt, 3 TLSs from Clark Cypher, 1 TLS from Theodore L. Lenzen, 2 TLSs from Phil McConnell, all to William E. Mulligan, with carbons from Mulligan to the same; 1 copy TL from Hamilton to Edgar A. Waite; a photograph of Hamilton in a group; and clippings.

Box: 1 Fold: 20 Hart, Parker T.
3/8/1988

DESCRIPTION: 3 copy TMss and 1 clipping giving biographical information on Parker T. Hart, an American diplomat to Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Yemen and Turkey. 1 coy TMs is a transcript of an interview with Hart and another TMs an article by Hart, "50 Years of Saudi - American Cooperation."

Box: 1 Fold: 21 Holm, Donald A.
DATE SPAN: 11/11/1960 - 04/30/1962

DESCRIPTION: 2 offprint articles by Donald A. Holm, "New Meteorite Localities in the Rub' al Khali, Saudi Arabia" and "Desert Geomorphology in the Arabian Peninsula."

Box: 1 Fold: 22 Kerr, Richard C.
DATE SPAN: [06/01/1957]? - 10/25/1977

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence and clippings giving biographical information on Richard C. Kerr, an Aramco executive. Includes 5 ALSs from Phyllis Kerr to William E. Mulligan, with carbons from Mulligan to Phyllis Kerr and Elizabeth G. Flannery.

Box: 1 Fold: 23 Kimball, Solon T.
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1957]? - [01/01/1970]?

DESCRIPTION: 1 photo reproduction of an article by Solon T. Kimball, "American Culture in Saudi Arabia."

Box: 1 Fold: 24 Lawrence, T. E.
DATE SPAN: 02/28/1954 - 04/12/1976

DESCRIPTION: Clippings regarding T. E. Lawrence, a.k.a. Lawrence of Arabia.

Box: 1 Fold: 25 Macdonald, Duncan Black
DATE SPAN: 03/20/1900 - [06/30/1946]?

DESCRIPTION: Pamphlets and clippings by and about Duncan Black Macdonald, a religious scholar. Includes the following pamphlets by Macdonald: "'Tis Sixty Years Since"; "Autobiographical Notes"; "The Development of Muslim Jurisprudence"; "Emotional Religion in Islam as Affected by Music and Singing"; "A Bibliographical and Literary Study of the First Appearance of the Arabian Nights in Europe"; and "The Meanings of the Philosophers by al-Ghazzali."

Box: 1 Fold: 26 MacPherson, James
DATE SPAN: 01/05/1955 - 04/16/1975

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence, clippings and manuscripts giving biographical information on James MacPherson, an executive at Aramco and the American Independent Oil Company. Includes 1 copy TMs by William E. Mulligan on Macpherson; 1 TLS from Larry Ison of Aminoil; and photostats of Macpherson's personnel file at Aminoil.

Box: 1 Fold: 27 al-Mana, Mohammed
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1970]? - [01/01/1985]?

DESCRIPTION: 2 TMss and 1 copy AMs by Mohammed al-Mana, mostly giving personal anecdotes about his service with 'Abd al-'Aziz Al Sa'ud, including a visit by Charles Crane in 1926.

Box: 1 Fold: 28 Mandaville, James P.
DATE SPAN: [03/01/1972]? - [12/31/1985]?

DESCRIPTION: 3 offprints by James P. Mandaville, including "Some Experiments with Solar Ground Stills in Eastern Arabia"; "Studies in the Flora of Arabia XI: Historical and Geographical Aspects of a Principal Floristic Frontier"; and "A Botanical Reconnaissance in the Musandam Region of Oman" from the Journal of Oman Studies.

Box: 1 Fold: 29 Maria, Frank
DATE SPAN: [06/01/1987]? - 05/27/1992

DESCRIPTION: Correspondece, clippings and manuscripts giving biographical information on Frank Maria. Includes 2 TMss and several clippings by Maria on the Arab-Israeli conflict; 1 TLS from Maria to William E. Mulligan, with carbons from Mulligan to Maria; 1 copy TLS from Leo E. O'Neil, the Bishop of Manchester; 1 TLS from Robert Arndt of Aramco World to Mulligan, with 1 carbon from Mulligan to Arndt.

Box: 1 Fold: 30 Matthews, Charles D. - Correspondence, 1946 - 1960
DATE SPAN: 07/17/1946 - 08/31/1960

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous correspondence, mostly carbons, between Charles D. Matthews and various officials of Aramco regarding his employmnet. Includes 1 TLS from James MacPherson to Mathews; carbons to and from Henry T. Shanks, W. Burleigh, W. A. Weber, Thomas C. Barger, James T. Duce, Homer C. Mueller, Clark Cypher, George S. Rentz, John W. Pendleton, George E. Mandis, William E. Mulligan, and P. C. Speers.

Box: 1 Fold: 31 Matthews, Charles D. - Correspondence, 1961 - 1963
DATE SPAN: 05/14/1961 - 10/09/1963

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to and from Charles D. Matthews, mostly regarding his work at Aramco in the field of geography of South Arabia. Includes 4 TLSs from Matthews to William E. Mulligan, 2 TLSs from Matthews to Garry Owen; and carbons to and from Matthews and Harry McDonald, Robert E. Marsh, John R. Jones, Glen F. Brown, and R. G. Van Peursem.

Box: 1 Fold: 32 Matthews, Charles D. - Correspondence, 1970
DATE SPAN: 10/16/1970 - 11/05/1970

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence mostly by Charles D. Matthews to colleagues regarding cartography in Southern Arabia, with some diagrams. Includes 1 copy TLS from Matthews to William C. Humphrey of Amoco International Oil Company; 1 TLS from John W. Pendleton of Aramco to L. F. Hills, with 1 carbon from Matthews to Pendleton; and 1 copy TLS from Matthews to Wendell Phillips.

Box: 1 Fold: 33 Matthews, Charles D. - Correspondence, 1973 - 1986
DATE SPAN: 03/03/1973 - 03/18/1986

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to, from and about Charles D. Matthews, with some biographical descriptions of Matthews. Includes 1 TLS from Eva-Maria Lucas to Liston F. Hills; 2 TLSs from Matthews to Lucas; 1 copy TLS from Matthews to Robert L. Maby, Jr. and Bert H. Golding; 1 carbon from William E. Mulligan to Harry R. Snyder; 1 ALS from Maby to Mulligan; 1 TLS from Peter Speers to Mulligan, with 1 carbon from Mulligan to Speers; and 1 TLS from Eula W. Matthews.

Box: 1 Fold: 34 Matthews, Charles D. - Arabic Language Materials
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1940]? - [01/01/1960]?

DESCRIPTION: Typescripts and some printed materials, probably all by Charles D. Matthews, regarding the grammar and script of Arabic.

Box: 1 Fold: 35 Matthews, Charles D. - Place Names Materials
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1950]? - [01/01/1960]?

DESCRIPTION: Typescripts and some printed materials on place names in Southern Arabia by Charles D. Matthews. Includes 2 TMss by Matthews, "Again on Non-Arabic Place Names in Central Southern Arabia."

Box: 1 Fold: 36 Matthews, Charles D. - Biographical Materials
DATE SPAN: [12/01/1954]? - 11/05/1986

DESCRIPTION: Typescripts and clippings giving biographical information on Charles D. Matthews, including an obitary, commentary on Matthews' job description and personnel files at Aramco, a resume and an article by Matthews, "Islamic Cooperation with Non-Muslims."

Box: 1 Fold: 37 Mountain, Joseph D.
DATE SPAN: 11/01/1934 - 11/20/1990

DESCRIPTION: Typescripts, correspndence and printed materials giving biographical information on Joseph D. Mountain, an aerial photographer for Aramco. Includes photocopy of Mountain's flight log over Saudi Arabia from 1934 to 1935; correspondence between William E. Mulligan and Isabel M. Mountain, Ismail Nawwab, and Paul Hoye of Aramco World Magazine; and TMs biographical sketch of Joseph Mountain by Mulligan.

Box: 1 Fold: 38 Nichols, Roger L.
DATE SPAN: 10/18/1984 - 12/31/1987

DESCRIPTION: Biographical materials, mainly clippings, on Roger L. Nichols, a physician for Aramco in the 1960's.

Box: 1 Fold: 39 Ohliger, Floyd W.
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1970]? - [01/01/1990]?

DESCRIPTION: 2 AMss and 2 TMss biographical descriptions of Floyd W. Ohliger, an Aramco executive, by William E. Mulligan.

Box: 1 Fold: 40 Olayan, Suliman S. - Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 07/09/1975 - 07/21/1975

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Suliman S. Olayan to William E. Mulligan, with 1 carbon from Mulligan to Olayan and 1 carbon of Olayan's letter to Mulligan, all regarding Mulligan's biography of Olayan. Includes the following item:

TLS from Suliman S. Olayan to William E. Mulligan (7/9/1975).

Box: 1 Fold: 41 Olayan, Suliman S. - Correspondence Re
DATE SPAN: 06/02/1975 - 09/15/1975

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence between William E. Mulligan and Robert E. Marsh of Olayan Investments Company and Shafiq Ombargi of the Trans-Arabian Pipeline Company, all regarding a biographical sketch of Suliman S. Olayan written by Mulligan which appeared in the Arabian Sun. Includes 1 copy TMs of the sketch.

Box: 1 Fold: 42 Olayan, Suliman S. - Biographical Materials & Photos
DATE SPAN: 06/29/1976 - 04/07/1989

DESCRIPTION: Newsclippings giving biographical information on Suliman S. Olayan; includes several photographs and negatives.

Box: 1 Fold: 43 Philby, H. St. John B. - Correspondence
DATE SPAN: 09/20/1953 - 10/07/1953

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS with envelope from H. St. John B. Philby to William E. Mulligan, with 1 carbon from Mulligan to Philby, mostly regarding Philby's books, "Arabian Highlands," "Arabian Jubilee," and "Saudi Arabia"(?). Includes the following item:

TLS with envelope from H. St. John B. Philby to William E. Mulligan (10/7/1953).



Box: 1 Fold: 44 Philby, H. St. John B. - Correspondence Re, 1954 - 1964
DATE SPAN: 12/26/1954 - 04/26/1964

DESCRIPTION: Carbon correspondence among Aramco officials regarding H. St. John B. Philby, his papers and library, and a book about him by Aramco. Includes a carbon from Homer C. Mueller to Clark Cypher regarding Philby's "Sa'udi Arabia"; several carbons from Thomas C. Barger to Garry Owen and H. O Thompson regarding Kim Philby's preface to an Aramco book on H. St. John B. Philby accompanied by a carbon TMs of the preface; a carbon from William E. Mulligan to Owens; a carbon memo from Mulligan describing the transfer of Philby's papers to Aramco and that George S. Rentz would be Philby's literary executor; a carbon from Rentz to Kim Philby regarding St. John's library; 2 carbons from Harry MacDonald regarding the Philby papers and a brief description of the status of the collection in Aramco's offices.

Box: 1 Fold: 45 Philby, H. St. John B. - Correspondence Re, 1971 - 1990
DATE SPAN: 06/02/1971 - 03/21/1990

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence, mostly carbons, mostly between William E. Mulligan and Elizabeth Monroe of St. Anthony's College at Oxford University concerning the transfer of H. St. John B. Philby's papers from Aramco to St. A.'s library. Includes 1 TLS from Monroe to Mulligan and 3 carbons from James P. Mandaville, Jr.

Box: 1 Fold: 46 Philby, H. St. John B. - Notes Re
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1940]? - [01/01/1970]?

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous carbons and other notes regarding H. St. John B. Philby, mainly consisting of brief citations and corrections of his works "Arabian Jubilee" and "Arabian Highlands". Includes 1 carbon TMs poem by Harry Ogden McDonald about Philby with a quote by George S. Rentz and 1 TMs list of "Philby Collection Photographs."

Box: 1 Fold: 47 Philby, H. St. John B. - Clippings
DATE SPAN: 04/09/1955 - 07/20/1980

DESCRIPTION: Clippings regarding H. St. John B. Philby and his son, Kim Philby.

Box: 1 Fold: 48 Philby, Kim
11/20/1990

DESCRIPTION: 1 first day cover with a cancelled Soviet stamp featuring Kim Philby in honor of Soviet foreign intelligence. The first day cover was sent to William E. Mulligan by Anthony Cave Brown and includes a brief note from Brown to Mulligan.

Box: 1 Fold: 49 Phillips, Wendell
DATE SPAN: 04/07/1951 - 09/21/1972

DESCRIPTION: Many clippings with a few pieces of correspondence and TMss regarding Wendell Phillips. Includes 1 carbon from Carlton S. Coon to James Terry Duce and 2 brief TMss by William E. Mulligan, all regarding Phillips.

Box: 1 Fold: 50 Rentz, George S. - Correspondence, 1948 - 1959
DATE SPAN: 02/08/1948 - 11/29/1959

DESCRIPTION: 4 carbon TLs and 1 TLS, from George S. Rentz to various Aramco officials and others, many in form of reports regarding his travels in the Middle East, especially Egypt (UAR) and Saudi Arabia. Includes 1 carbon from Rentz to F. W. Ohliger regarding a trip to Riyadh and visits with 'Abd al-'Aziz Al Sa'ud with E. A. Locke; 1 carbon from Rentz to Chapin Leinbach regarding a trip into the desert with Richard Sanger with discussion of the bedouin and their attitudes towards the war in Palestine (1948); 1 TLS from Rentz to William E. Mulligan mostly discussing the Arabic language; 1 carbon memo by Rentz regarding a trip to Egypt with James Terry Duce with in depth discussion of UAR relations with the United States and Great Britain (1959); 1 carbon report by Rentz for W. L. Owen discussing planned topics of study in Beirut (1959).

Box: 1 Fold: 51 Rentz, George S. - Correspondence, 1964 - 1987
DATE SPAN: 03/24/1984 - 09/09/1987

DESCRIPTION: 6 TLSs and 1 copy ALS from George S. Rentz to William E. Mulligan, with 1 copy TLS from Sophie Rentz to Mulligan, 1 copy TLS from Rentz to Ahmad Zaki Yamani, 1 copy TLS from Yamani to Rentz, carbons from Mulligan to Rentz, 1 TLS from Bayley Winder to Rentz, and other miscellaneous correspondence. References to H. St. John B. Philby and the "Mesopotage" mss., Shaykh 'Uthman ibn Huqayl, Carl Burnett, and John O. Roberts.

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