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J. GRAHAM PARSONS PAPERS
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Box: 5 Fold: 14 Sweden - Congressional Delegations Briefing Notes
1961-67

DESCRIPTION: Contains briefing notes and memoranda relating to visits by U.S. Congressional Delegations (Codels) to the U.S. embassy in Sweden.

Box: 5 Fold: 15 Sweden - Personnel File (Parsons)
1961-67

DESCRIPTION: Contains personnel file for J. Graham Parsons relating to appointment as U.S. ambassador to Sweden.

Box: 5 Fold: 16 Sweden - Farewell Reception (Parsons)
April 13, 1967

DESCRIPTION: Contains items relating to farewell reception in honor of departure of J. Graham Parsons as U.S. ambassador to Sweden. Includes transcripts of speeches given by Parsons and others.

Box: 5 Fold: 17 Sweden - Mementos
1961-67

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous printed items collected during appointment of J. Graham Parsons as U.S. ambassador to Sweden. Includes reception menus, invitations to official functions, programs, etc.

Box: 5 Fold: 18 Sweden - Notes (by Parsons)
1961-67

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous autograph notes by J. Graham Parsons re Sweden.

Box: 5 Fold: 19 Sweden - Article Translation: "What Happens in Stockholm's Embassies?"
4/23/1962

DESCRIPTION: Contains translation of Swedish newspaper article on the U.S. embassy in Sweden (clipping included).

Box: 5 Fold: 20 Sweden - Article Translation: "What Happens in Stockholm's Embassies?"
4/23/1962

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs taken to accompany preceding (folder 5:19) Swedish news article on the U.S. embassy in Sweden.

Box: 5 Fold: 21 Sweden - Article Translation: "The Ambassadorial Couple..."
undated c.1961-67

DESCRIPTION: Contains translation of Swedish news article on the Parsons during appointment of J. Graham Parsons as U.S. ambassador to Sweden. Clipping included.

Box: 5 Fold: 22 Sweden - Article Translation: "A Little Bit of U.S.A..."
undated c.1961-67

DESCRIPTION: Contains translation of Swedish news article on the Parsons during appointment of J. Graham Parsons as U.S. ambassador to Sweden. Clipping included.

Box: 5 Fold: 23 Sweden - Article Translations (Misc.)
1961-67

DESCRIPTION: Contains translations of Swedish news articles on the Parsons during appointment of J. Graham Parsons as U.S. ambassador to Sweden, as well as on U.S. politics. Clippings included.

Box: 5 Fold: 24 Sweden - News Article Clippings (Misc.)
1961-7

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous news article clippings relating to J. Graham Parsons as U.S. ambassador to Sweden and other U.S. embassy matters in that country.

Box: 5 Fold: 25 Sweden - Photographs: Sammy Davis, Jr. & Maj Britt
April 1964

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of visit by Sammy Davis, Jr. to U.S. embassy in Sweden. Includes shots with Davis, J. Graham Parsons and Maj Britt. (5 photos)

Box: 5 Fold: 26 Sweden - Photographs: Matilda Dobbs
July 4, 1965

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of Matilda Dobbs singing at unidentified occasion. Includes photographs with J. Graham Parsons, U.S. ambassador to Sweden.

Box: 5 Fold: 27 Sweden - Photographs: James W. Fulbright
1061-7

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of visit of Sen. James Fulbright to Sweden (undated).

Box: 5 Fold: 28 Sweden - Photographs: Lyndon B. Johnson
September 1963

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photograph of visit of Lyndon B. Johnson to Sweden during appointment of J. Graham Parsons as U.S. ambassador.

Box: 5 Fold: 29 Sweden - Photographs: Rose Kennedy
March 1966

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of visit of Rose Kennedy to Sweden during appointment of J. Graham Parsons as U.s. ambassador. (4 photos)

Box: 5 Fold: 30 Sweden - Photographs: Queen Louise of Sweden
March 1965

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 b/w photographs and 2 news article clippings about Queen Louise of Sweden.

Box: 5 Fold: 31 Sweden - Photographs: Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Jr.
March 17, 1965

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photograph of visit of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Jr. to Sweden.

Box: 5 Fold: 32 Sweden - Photographs: Wineca Rubinof
October 1965

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of Wineca Rubinof at reception with J. Graham Parsons, U.S. ambassador to Sweden.

Box: 5 Fold: 33 Sweden - Photographs: Sven Malmberg
March 1964

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of Sven Malmberg with J. Graham Parsons, U.S. ambassador to Sweden.

Box: 5 Fold: 34 Sweden - Photographs: Ambassadorial Swearing-in (Parsons)
April 30, 1961

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of swearing-in ceremony for J. Graham Parsons as U.S. ambassador to Sweden.

Box: 5 Fold: 35 Sweden - Photographs: Arrival (Parsons)
May 10, 1961

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of arrival of J. Graham Parsons as U.S. ambassador to Sweden.

Box: 5 Fold: 36 Sweden - Photographs: Skaraborg Visit
April 22, 1963

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of visit by Ambassador and Mrs. J. Graham Parsons to Skaraborg Province, home of governor and Mrs. Bertil Fallenius. Includes Swedish news article clippings and English transcription.

Box: 5 Fold: 37 Sweden - Photographs: Bankhallen Exhibit Opening
June 1963

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of exhibit opening attended by J. Graham Parsons as U.S. ambassador to Sweden.

Box: 5 Fold: 38 Sweden - Photographs: USS Newport News Flagship Visit
September 1963

DESCRIPTION: Contains photograph booklet of visit of J. Graham Parsons on board the USS Newport News during its tour from Stockholm to Oslo, September 9-11, 1963.

Box: 5 Fold: 39 Sweden - Photographs: Virginia State Ports Authority Reception
September 14, 1964

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of reception for the Virginia State Ports Authority.

Box: 5 Fold: 40 Sweden - Photographs: American Trade Center Opening
January 26, 1965

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of American Trade Center opening, Sweden.

Box: 5 Fold: 41 Sweden - Photographs: Promotion Ceremony
July 4, 1965

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of a promotion ceremony for U.S. servicemen at post in Sweden (?)

Box: 5 Fold: 42 Sweden - Photographs: U.S. Travel Service Reception
February 25, 1966

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of U.S. Travel Service reception in Sweden.

Box: 5 Fold: 43 Sweden - Photographs: Comm. Nilsson Award Ceremony
July 26, 1966

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of award ceremony for Comm. Nilsson, Swedish naval attache to Washington.

Box: 5 Fold: 44 Sweden - Photographs: Beefsteak Promotion Luncheon
9/1/1966

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of luncheon given for the Swedish Gastronomic Academy to promote U.S. beefsteak.

Box: 5 Fold: 45 Sweden - Photographs: SAS Inauguration
9/11/1966

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of inauguration of eastbound route for Swedish airline SAS.

Box: 5 Fold: 46 Sweden - Photographs: Wenner Gren Center Presentation
10/20/1966

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of J. Graham Parsons presenting film to the Wenner Gren Center.

Box: 5 Fold: 47 Sweden - Photographs: Willard Wirtz Visit
11/28/1966

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of visit to Sweden by U.S. secretary of labor, Willard Wirtz.

Box: 5 Fold: 48 Sweden - Photographs: USIS Service Awards
October 1966

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of service awards ceremony to employees of the U.S. Information Service in Sweden.

Box: 5 Fold: 49 Sweden - Photographs: 3M Plant Opening
3/16/1967

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of opening ceremony for the 3M Plant in Sweden.

Box: 5 Fold: 50 Sweden - Photographs: General Motors Show
Date unclear: March 1966/67?

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of General Motors show attended by J. Graham Parsons as U.S. ambassador to Sweden.

Box: 5 Fold: 51 Sweden - Photographs: Anglo-American School Prize
6/10/1969

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of presentation of the American Ambassador's Prize to students of the Anglo-American School in Sweden.

Box: 5 Fold: 52 Sweden - Photographs: U.S. Embassy Residence
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of U.S. ambassador J. Graham Parsons and wife in residence in Sweden.

Box: 5 Fold: 53 Sweden - Photographs: U.S. Chiefs of Mission Meeting, Bonn
October 24-28, 1963

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of meeting of U.S. chiefs of mission in Bonn.

Box: 5 Fold: 54 Sweden - Photographs: Uppsala Visit
11/20/1963

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of visit to Uppsala, Sweden, by U.S. ambassador J. Graham Parsons.

Box: 5 Fold: 55 Sweden - Photographs: Diplomatic Wives
November 1963

DESCRIPTION: Contains color photograph of diplomatic wives at post in Sweden. Includes Margaret Parsons, wife of U.S. ambassador J. Graham Parsons.

Box: 5 Fold: 56 Sweden - Photographs: Miscellaneous (captioned)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of J. Graham Parsons on miscellaneous occasions as U.S. ambassador to Sweden.



Box: 5 Fold: 57 Sweden - Photographs: Miscellaneous
1961-67

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of J. Graham Parsons on miscellaneous occasions as U.S. ambassador to Sweden.

Box: 5 Fold: 58 Sweden - Photographs: Miscellaneous
1961-67

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of J. Graham Parsons on miscellaneous occasions as U.S. ambassador to Sweden.

Box: 5 Fold: 59 Sweden - Photographs: Miscellaneous
1961-67

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of J. Graham Parsons on miscellaneous occasions as U.S. ambassador to Sweden.

Box: 5 Fold: 60 Sweden - Photographs: Miscellaneous
1961-67

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of J. Graham Parsons on miscellaneous occasions as U.S. ambassador to Sweden.

Box: 5 Fold: 61 Sweden - Photographs: Informal
1961-67

DESCRIPTION: Contains b/w photographs of J. Graham Parsons on miscellaneous informal occasions as U.S. ambassador to Sweden.

Box: 5 Fold: 62 Joseph C. Grew - Correspondence
1934-49

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence exchanged between Joseph C. Grew and J. Graham Parsons as the former's private secretary. Includes correspondence from others including copy of letter from Stanley K. Hornbeck to Grew (undated); and copy of letter from Grew/Parsons to Prentiss B. Gilbert, U.S. consul re Japan's policy toward Manchuria (5/17/1934). References to political situation in Japan.

Box: 5 Fold: 63 Joseph C. Grew - Memoranda
1932

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed memoranda received by J. Graham Parsons concerning his duties as private secretary to Joseph C. Grew, U.S. ambassador to Japan. Memo #1 entitled, "Duties of the Private Secretary"; and Memo #2 guide to correct titles of visiting foreign dignitaries to the U.S. embassy in Japan.

Box: 5 Fold: 64 Joseph C. Grew - Japan: Miscellaneous
November 1932 to April 1934

DESCRIPTION: Contains official invitations, and newsclippings relating to the following events: America Japan Society commemoration of the first treaty between Japan and the U.S. signed 1854; tea party given by the Emperor of Japan; and newsclippings re a baseball game between the U.S. embassy and the Japanese foreign office.

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