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CORNELIUS VAN H. ENGERT PAPERS
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Box: 8 Fold: 18 Telegrams, Jul. - Aug. 1943
DATE SPAN: 07/01/1943 - 08/31/1943

DESCRIPTION: Carbon telegrams between Cornelius Van H. Engert and various officials at the U. S. State Department and at American consulates in India and elsewhere, mainly regarding relations between Afghanistan and the U.S. Inlcudes telegrams from Cordell Hull, Louis Goethe Dreyfus, Jr., George R. Merrell, Charles W. Thayer, and Adolf Augustus Berle, Jr.

Box: 8 Fold: 19 Telegrams, Sep. - Oct. 1943
DATE SPAN: 09/01/1943 - 10/30/1943

DESCRIPTION: Carbon telegrams between Cornelius Van h. Engert and various officials at the U. S. State Department and at American consulates in India and elsewhere, mainly regarding relations between Afghanistan and the U. S. Includes telegrams from Cordell Hull, Charles W. Thayer, C. E. Macy, Adolf Augustus Berle, Jr., George R. Merrell, Samuel H. Wiley, and Edward R. Stettinius, Jr.

Box: 8 Fold: 20 Telegrams, Nov. - Dec. 1943
DATE SPAN: 11/01/1943 - 12/31/1943

DESCRIPTION: Carbon telegrams between Cornelius Van H. Engert and various officials at the U.S. State Department and American consulates in India and elsewhere, mainly regarding relations between Afghanistan and the U.S. Includes telegrams from Samuel H. Wiley, Edward R. Stettinius, Jr., Cordell Hull, George R. Merrell, Richard Ford, John G. Winant, and Leland Harrison.

Box: 8 Fold: 21 Telegrams, Jan. 1944
DATE SPAN: 01/01/1944 - 01/31/1944

DESCRIPTION: Carbon telegrams between Cornelius Van H. Engert and various officials at the U.S. State Department and American consulates in India and elsewhere, mainly regarding relations between Afghanistan and the U.S. Includes telegrams from Cordell Hull, George R. Merrell, C. E. Macy, Sir George Cunningham, Richard Ford, and Gen. Patrick Hurley.

Box: 8 Fold: 22 Telegrams, Feb. - Mar. 1944
DATE SPAN: 02/01/1944 - 03/31/1944

DESCRIPTION: Carbon telegrams between Cornelius Van H. Engert and various officials at the U.S. State Department and American consulates in India and elsewhere, mainly regarding relations between Afghanistan and the U.S. Includes telegrams from Cordell Hull, George R. Merrell, Edward R. Stettinius, Jr., C. E. Macy, William J. Donovan, and John L. Savage.

Box: 8 Fold: 23 Telegrams, Apr. - Jun. 1944
DATE SPAN: 04/02/1944 - 06/30/1944

DESCRIPTION: Carbon telegrams between Cornelius Van H. Engert and various officials at the U.S. State Department and American consulates in India and elsewhere, mainly regarding relations between Afghanistan and the U.S. Includes telegrams from Cordell Hull, George R. Merrell, Selden Chapin, and Somerville Pinkney Tuck.

Box: 8 Fold: 24 Telegrams, Jul. - Aug 1944
DATE SPAN: 07/05/1944 - 08/23/1944

DESCRIPTION: Carbon telegrams between Cornelius Van H. Engert and various officials at the U.S. State Department and American consulates in India and elsewhere, mainly regarding relations between Afghanistan and the U.S. Includes telegrams from Cordell Hull, George R. Merrell, Somerville Pinkney Tuck, Edward R. Stettinius, Jr., Richard Ford, C. E. Macy, Howard Donovan, and Myrl Scott Myers.

Box: 8 Fold: 25 Telegrams, Sep. - Oct. 1944
DATE SPAN: 09/01/1944 - 10/28/1944

DESCRIPTION: Carbon telegrams between Cornelius Van H. Engert and various officials at the U.S. State Department and American consulates in India and elsewhere, mainly regarding relations between Afghanistan and the U.S. Includes telegrams from Cordell Hull, George R. Merrell, C. E. Macy, Laurence A. Steinhardt, Somerville Pinkney Tuck, Elbert G. Mathews, Alexander C. Kirk, Edward R. Stettinius, Jr., and George Frost Kennan.

Box: 8 Fold: 26 Telegrams, Nov. - Dec. 1944
DATE SPAN: 11/01/1944 - 12/30/1944

DESCRIPTION: Carbon telegrams between Cornelius Van H. Engert and various officials at the U.S. State Department and American consulates in India and elsewhere, mainly regarding relations between Afghanistan and the U.S. Includes telegrams from Edward R. Stettinius, Jr., Clayton Lane, Somerville Pinkney Tuck, Alexander C. Kirk, and C. E. Macy.

Box: 8 Fold: 27 Telegrams, Jan. - Feb. 1945
DATE SPAN: 01/03/1945 - 02/28/1945

DESCRIPTION: Carbon telegrams between Cornelius Van H. Engert and various officials at the U.S. State Department and American consulates in India and elsewhere, mainly regarding relations between Afghanistan and the U.S. Includes telegrams from Edward R. Stettinius, Jr., Somerville Pinkney Tuck, Joseph C. Grew, Howard Donovan, Clayton Lane, C. Paul Fletcher, Ely Eliot Palmer, and George R. Merrell.

Box: 8 Fold: 28 Telegrams, Mar. - Aug. 1945
DATE SPAN: 03/02/1945 - 08/11/1945

DESCRIPTION: Carbon telegrams between Cornelius Van H. Engert and various officials at the U.S. State Department and American consulates in India and elsewhere, mainly regarding relations between Afghanistan and the U.S. and CVHE's departure from Kabul. Includes telegrams from Joseph C. Grew, George R. Merrell, Ely Eliot Palmer, Edward R. Stettinius, Jr., Dean Godderham Acheson, Elbert g. Mathews, C. E. Macy, Howard Donovan, James F. Byrnes, George F. Kennan, John G. Winant, and Alexander C. Kirk.

Box: 8 Fold: 29 Miscellaneous Telegrams
DATE SPAN: 01/29/1937 - 05/15/1945

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous carbon telegrams between Cornelius Van H. Engert and various individuals during CVHE's service in Teheran and Kabul, including telegrams from Codell Hull. 1 carbon from CVHE outlines a trade agreement between Afghanistan and the Soviet Union.

Box: 8 Fold: 30 State Department Airgrams
DATE SPAN: 12/28/1942 - 08/03/1945

DESCRIPTION: Carbon airgrams from Cornelius Van H. Engert to various officials at the State Department and at American consulates in India and elsewhere, mainly regarding relations between Afghanistan and the U.S. and the maintenance of the American Embassy in Kabul.

Box: 8 Fold: 31 Reports, List
DATE SPAN: 07/25/1942 - 08/16/1945

DESCRIPTION: 1 AMs list of reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State (found in the following folders).

Box: 8 Fold: 32 Reports, Jun. - Jul. 1942
DATE SPAN: 06/15/1942 - 07/31/1942

DESCRIPTION: 9 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert and Charles W. Thayer for the Sec'y of State mainly regarding relations between Afghanistan and the U.S., with discussion of the opening of relations, the opening of the American Embassy in Kabul, relations between Afghanistan and Switzerland, and Afghan airspace. Includes reports # 1 (by Thayer), 1 (by CVHE), and 2-9.

Box: 8 Fold: 33 Reports, Aug. 1 - 15, 1942
DATE SPAN: 08/01/1942 - 08/15/1942

DESCRIPTION: 13 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert and Charles W. Thayer mainly regarding relations between Afghanistan and the U.S., with discussion of American media coverage of Afghanistan, leprosy in Afghanistan, Afghan airspace, Afghan governmental affairs, relations between Afghanistan and Germany, and written attacks by Hitler on Roosevelt. Includes reports # 9-18 with some duplicates.

Box: 8 Fold: 34 Reports, Aug. 16 - 31, 1942
DATE SPAN: 08/18/1942 - 08/31/1942

DESCRIPTION: 10 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert mainly regarding relations between Afghanistan and the U.S., with discussion of Afghan airspace. Includes reports # 19-26 with some duplicates.

Box: 8 Fold: 35 Reports, Sep. 1 - 15, 1942
DATE SPAN: 09/03/1942 - 09/15/1942

DESCRIPTION: 9 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert mainly regarding relations between Afghanistan and the U.S., with discussion of Afghan governmental affairs, relations with Iran and the Soviet Union. Includes reports # 27-32 with some duplicates.

Box: 8 Fold: 36 Reports, Sep. 16 - 30, 1942
DATE SPAN: 09/16/1942 - 09/28/1942

DESCRIPTION: 7 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert mainly regarding Afghan foreign relations and governmental affairs, with discussion of Afghan relations with Germany, Italy, Great Britain, and the Soviet Union; cost of living in Kabul; and the accidental bombing of Afghan towns by the British. Includes reports # 33-37 with some duplicates.

Box: 8 Fold: 37 Reports, Oct. 1942
DATE SPAN: 10/01/1942 - 10/30/1942

DESCRIPTION: 9 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert and Charles W. Thayer mainly regarding Afghan foreign relations and governmental affairs, with discussion of economic aid to Afghanistan by the U.S. Board of Economic Warfare, Afghan military training, and R. Ghirshman of the French Archaeological Expedition. Includes reports # 38-45 with some duplicates.

Box: 8 Fold: 38 Reports, Nov. 1942
DATE SPAN: 11/01/1942 - 11/29/1942

DESCRIPTION: 24 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert mainly regarding Afghan foreign relations and governmental affairs, with discussion of the Afghan National Bank, Afghan airspace, the Afghan military, and Afghan relations with Great Britain, Turkey, Japan. Includes reports # 46-59 and 61-65 with some duplicates.

Box: 8 Fold: 39 Reports, Dec. 1942
DATE SPAN: 12/01/1942 - 12/31/1942

DESCRIPTION: 13 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert mainly regarding Afghan foreign relations and governmental affairs, with discussion of marriage laws, topography, climate, living conditions and the military. Includes reports # 66-75, 79 and 81 with some duplicates.

Box: 8 Fold: 40 Reports, Jan. 1 - 15, 1943
DATE SPAN: 01/02/1943 - 01/15/1943

DESCRIPTION: 13 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert mainly regarding Afghan foreign relations and governmental affairs, with discussion of government finances, relations with Turkey, and Indian independence. Includes reports # 82-92 with some duplicates.

Box: 8 Fold: 41 Reports, Jan 16 - 31, 1943
DATE SPAN: 01/17/1943 - 01/31/1943

DESCRIPTION: 13 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State mainly regarding Afghan foreign relations and governmental affairs, with discussion of the Saadabad Pact, the military, and a biographical sketch of Abdul Hussein Khan. Includes reports # 93-99 and 101 with some duplicates.

Box: 8 Fold: 42 Reports, Feb. 1943
DATE SPAN: 02/01/1943 - 02/24/1943

DESCRIPTION: 19 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert and Charles W. Thayer for the Sec'y of State mainly regarding Afghan foreign relations and governmental affairs, with discussion of relations with Japan, Iraq, Great Britain, Turkey; radio stations; the Afghan-Indian frontier; and motor roads in Afghanistan, Central Asia and Western China. Includes reports # 102-114 and "A/C."

Box: 8 Fold: 43 Reports, Mar. 1943
DATE SPAN: 03/02/1943 - 03/31/1943

DESCRIPTION: 24 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert and Charles W. Thayer for the Sec'y of State mainly regarding Afghan foreign relations and governmental affairs, with discussion of availability of electricity, typhus, military, relations with Turkey, elections, the Afghan Royal Family, and the Afghan National Bank. Includes reports # 124.5 and 115-34 with many duplicates.

Box: 8 Fold: 44 Reports, Apr. 1 - 15, 1943
DATE SPAN: 04/01/1943 - 04/14/1943

DESCRIPTION: 17 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State mainly regarding Afghan foreign relations and governmental affairs, with discussion of the Afghan military, relations with Egypt, typhus epidemic, and tribal levies. Includes reports # 136, 138, 140-45, and 147-152.

Box: 8 Fold: 45 Reports, Apr. 16 - 30, 1943
DATE SPAN: 04/16/1943 - 04/30/1943

DESCRIPTION: 22 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State mainly regarding Afghan foreign relations and governmental affairs, with discussion of relations with the Soviet Union, Japan and Germany, the French Archaeological Mission and R. Ghirshman, biographical data on prominent Afghanis, the typhus epidemic, the royal family, and conditions in Japan. Includes reports # 153, 156-161, 164-166, and 168-170 with some duplicates.

Box: 8 Fold: 46 Reports, May 1 - 15, 1943
DATE SPAN: 05/03/1943 - 05/12/1943

DESCRIPTION: 6 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State mainly regarding Afghan foreign relations and governmental affairs, with discussion of education, language, biographical information, and relations with Vichy France. Includes reports # 171-174 with some duplicates.

Box: 8 Fold: 47 Reports, May 16 - 31, 1943
DATE SPAN: 05/17/1943 - 05/31/1943

DESCRIPTION: 16 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State mainly regarding Afghan foreign relations and governmental affairs, with discussion of relations with Estonia and Great Britain, the royal family, the typhus epidemic, Amanullah Khan, agriculture, and biographical information. Includes reports # 176-185 and 187-189 with some duplicates.

Box: 8 Fold: 48 Reports, Jun. 1 - 15, 1943
DATE SPAN: 06/01/1943 - 06/13/1943

DESCRIPTION: 16 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State mainly regarding foreign relations and government affairs in Afghanistan, with discussion of radio stations, military scandals, the royal family, and government finances. Includes reports # 190-200 with some duplicates.

Box: 8 Fold: 49 Reports, Jun. 16 - 30, 1943
DATE SPAN: 06/16/1943 - 06/29/1943

DESCRIPTION: 11 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State mainly regarding foreign relations and government affairs in Afghanistan, with discussion of commercial and visa laws, relations with Great Britain and India, communications and relations between Afghanistan and Japan, Germany and Italy, relations with Turkey, and biographical information. Includes reports # 201-211 with some duplicates.

Box: 8 Fold: 50 Reports, Jul. 1 - 15, 1943
DATE SPAN: 07/03/1943 - 07/15/1943

DESCRIPTION: 16 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert and Charles W. Thayer for the Sec'y of State mainly regarding foreign relations and government affairs in Afghanistan, with discussion of government finances, biographical information, the royal family, and relations with Japan. Includes reports # 216-230 and 232.

Box: 8 Fold: 51 Reports, Jul. 16 - 31, 1943
DATE SPAN: 07/16/1943 - 07/31/1943

DESCRIPTION: 12 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State mainly regarding foreign relations and government affairs in Afghanistan, with discussion of the typhus epidemic and biographical information. Includes reports # 233-246.

Box: 8 Fold: 52 Reports, Aug. 1943
DATE SPAN: 08/05/1943 - 08/23/1943

DESCRIPTION: 16 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert and Charles D. Thayer mainly regarding foreign relations and government affairs in Afghanistan, with discussion of the typhus epidemic, opium trade, relations with Iran, Japan and Great Britain, holidays and calendar, exports, public health, the royal family, geography and transportation. Includes reports # 95, 248-253, 257, 258, and 260-266.

Box: 8 Fold: 53 Reports, Sep. - Oct. 1943
DATE SPAN: 09/03/1943 - 10/31/1943

DESCRIPTION: 25 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert and Charles W. Thayer mainly regarding foreign relations and government affairs in Afghanistan, with discussion of relations with the Soviet Union, Turkey, and Estonia, public works projects, foreign exchange, and military. Includes reports # 271, 274, 276-278, 280, 283, 284, 286, 287, 293-304, and 308-310.

Box: 8 Fold: 54 Reports, Nov. 1943
DATE SPAN: 11/02/1943 - 11/30/1943

DESCRIPTION: 25 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert and Charles W. Thayer mainly regarding foreign relations and government affairs in Afghanistan, with discussion of the death of Sir Aurel Stein, biographical information, the press, tribal disturbances, the military, a list of treaties between Afghanistan and other powers, and relations with Iran and Great Britain. Includes reports # 312-27, 329, 330, 332, 333, 335-337, and 339.

Box: 8 Fold: 55 Reports, Dec. 1943
DATE SPAN: 12/01/1943 - 12/31/1943

DESCRIPTION: 21 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State mainly regarding foreign relations and government affairs in Afghanistan, with discussion of the opium trade, the military, education, political parties, foreign exchange, biographical information, and relations with Italy and Iran. Includes reports # 340-349, 351-354, 356-360, 362 and 363.

Box: 8 Fold: 56 Reports, Jan. 1944
DATE SPAN: 01/03/1944 - 01/31/1944

DESCRIPTION: 19 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State mainly regarding foreign relations and government affairs in Afghanistan, with discussion of education, income taxes, the typhus epidemic, visit of Gen. Patrick Hurley, the opium trade, marriage and divorce laws, and relations with Japan, Turkey and Germany. Includes reports # 365, 368, 370-378, and 380-386.

Box: 8 Fold: 57 Reports, Feb. 1944
DATE SPAN: 02/02/1944 - 02/29/1944

DESCRIPTION: 15 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State mainly regarding foreign relations and government affairs in Afghanistan, with discussion of the opium trade, tribal disturbances, income tax, relations with the Soviet Union and Turkey. Includes reports # 387-393 and 395-402.

Box: 8 Fold: 58 Reports, Mar. 1944
DATE SPAN: 03/02/1944 - 03/31/1944

DESCRIPTION: 16 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State mainly regarding foreign relations and government affairs in Afghanistan, with discussion of relations with China and the Soviet Union (re: Urta-Tagai Incident), tribal disturbances, and Estonian, Lithuanian and Jewish refugees in Afghanistan. Includes reports # 403, 405-410, 412-418, 420 and 421.

Box: 8 Fold: 59 Reports, Apr. 1944
DATE SPAN: 04/03/1944 - 04/30/1944

DESCRIPTION: 12 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State mainly regarding foreign relations and government affairs in Afghanistan, with discussion of income tax, electrical power, agriculture and the police. Includes reports # 423, 427-434 and 436-439.

Box: 9 Fold: 1 Reports, May 1944
DATE SPAN: 05/01/1944 - 05/27/1944

DESCRIPTION: 12 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State mainly regarding foreign relations and government affairs in Afghanistan, with discussion of foreign trade, education, Estonian refugees, and political disturbances. Includes reports # 440, 443-445, 447-451, 453, 455 and 458.

Box: 9 Fold: 2 Reports, Jun. 1944
DATE SPAN: 06/01/1944 - 06/26/1944

DESCRIPTION: 13 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State mainly regarding foreign relations and government affairs in Afghanistan, with discussion of the military, political disturbances, the royal family, income tax, education, agriculture, and public works. Includes reports # 461, 462, 467, 469, 470, 472-474, 476 and 478-481.

Box: 9 Fold: 3 Reports, Jul. 1944
DATE SPAN: 07/03/1944 - 07/31/1944

DESCRIPTION: 16 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State mainly regarding foreign relations and government affairs in Afghanistan, with discussion of relations with the Soviet Union, the opium trade, political disturbances, the royal family, and the military. Includes reports # 486, 487, 490-493, 497, 499, 502-506 and 508-510.

Box: 9 Fold: 4 Reports, Aug. 1944
DATE SPAN: 08/02/1944 - 08/31/1944

DESCRIPTION: 17 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State mainly regarding foreign relations and government affairs in Afghanistan, with discussion of industrial development, the military, the royal family, income tax, trade laws, and education. Includes reports # 511-513, 515-522 and 525-531.

Box: 9 Fold: 5 Reports, Sep. 1944
DATE SPAN: 09/01/1944 - 09/30/1944

DESCRIPTION: 22 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State mainly regarding foreign relations and government affairs in Afghanistan, with discussion of the death of Maulana Obeidullah, the Pan-Islamic Party, General Motors, India, the military, a cattle plague, the status of women, marriage laws, political disturbances, education, and relations with China. Includes reports # 532-546, 548, 549 and 551-555.

Box: 9 Fold: 6 Reports, Oct. 1944
DATE SPAN: 10/01/1944 - 10/27/1944

DESCRIPTION: 6 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State mainly regarding foreign relations and government affairs in Afghanistan, with discussion of government censorship of American films. Includes reports # 556-559, 565 and 566.

Box: 9 Fold: 7 Reports, Nov. 1 - 15, 1944
DATE SPAN: 11/05/1944 - 11/15/1944

DESCRIPTION: 16 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State mainly regarding foreign relations and government affairs in Afghanistan, with discussion of income tax, locust problems, the opium trade, General Motors (India), the military, and relations with China, Iraq, Syria and Lebanon. Includes reports # 570-585.

Box: 9 Fold: 8 Reports, Nov. 16 - 30, 1944
DATE SPAN: 11/16/1944 - 11/30/1944

DESCRIPTION: 18 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State mainly regarding foreign relations and government affairs in Afghanistan, with discussion of biographical information, mica deposits, relations with France, the military, political disturbances, and the opium trade. Includes reports # 586-604.

Box: 9 Fold: 9 Reports, Dec. 1 - 15, 1944
DATE SPAN: 12/01/1944 - 12/14/1944

DESCRIPTION: 11 carbon TMss reports by Cornelius Van H. Engert for the Sec'y of State mainly regarding foreign relations and government affairs in Afghanistan, with discussion of German refugees, relations with India and Great Britain, and biographical information. Includes reports # 605-616.

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