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J. GRAHAM PARSONS PAPERS
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Box: 6 Fold: 44 American Foreign Service Association - Correspondence
1970-89

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence received/sent by J. Graham Parsons relating to the American Foreign Service Association (AFSA).

Box: 6 Fold: 45 American Foreign Service Association - Papers
1967

DESCRIPTION: Two papers written about the American Foreign Service: 1. "The Diplomatic Turtle Snaps Back," by Lannon Walker; 2. "Recent Reforms in U.S. Foreign Affairs," by John E. Harr.

Box: 6 Fold: 46 American Foreign Service Association - Dulles Tribute
1959

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence relating to birthday tribute by AFSA to John Foster Dulles. Includes copy of letter from Joseph C. Satterthwaite to Dulles; TLS from William B. Macomber, Jr. to J. Graham Parsons; and transcript of speech given by Parsons.

Box: 6 Fold: 47 AFSA - John Hemenway Case: Correspondence
1972-75

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence concerning grievance case brought by John Hemenway against the U.S. Foreign Service. Includes correspondence between J. Graham Parsons and William O. Hall; Elbert Mathews; James K. Penfield.

Box: 6 Fold: 48 AFSA - John Hemenway Case: Memoranda
1969-75

DESCRIPTION: Memoranda concerning the grievance case brought by John Hemenway against the U.S. Foreign Service. Includes memoranda from Olcott Deming; John Hemenway to members of AFSA; Carol C. Laise; LaRue R. Lutkins; James K. Penfield. Includes partial case file consisting of efficiency rating and performance reports as well as other background material on Hemenway.

Box: 6 Fold: 49 AFSA - John Hemenway Case: Grievance Committee Reports
c. 1969-73

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS from William O. Hall to J. Graham Parsons forwarding material concerning the grievance case brought by John Hemenway against the U.S. Foreign Service. Includes reports by the grievance committee and incomplete copies of committee hearings (see Folder 6:50 for complete transcripts of hearings).

Box: 6 Fold: 50 AFSA - John Hemenway Case: Hearings File
1971

DESCRIPTION: Transcript of proceedings of the grievance committee hearing for John Hemenway (complainant).

Box: 6 Fold: 51 AFSA - John Hemenway Case: Newsclippings
1972-6

DESCRIPTION: Newsclippings relating to John Hemenway and grievance case brought against the U.S. Foreign Service by Hemenway.

Box: 6 Fold: 52 American Foreign Service Association Newsclippings
c.1959-76

DESCRIPTION: News article clippings relating to the American Foreign Service Association.

Box: 6 Fold: 53 Foreign Affairs Retirees of New England
1985-87

DESCRIPTION: Newsletters from the Foreign Affairs Retirees of New England.

Box: 6 Fold: 54 American Foreign Service Journal - Correspondence
1941-86

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence from J. Graham Parsons relating to the American Foreign Service Journal.

Box: 7 Fold: 1 Anti-ballistic Missile Treaty - Correspondence (Gerrard Smith)
1984-91

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to J. Graham Parsons from Gerrard Smith concerning the National Campaign to Save the Anti-ballistic Missile (ABM) Treaty. Includes papers and testimonial by Smith.

Box: 7 Fold: 2 Anti-ballistic Missile Treaty - Correspondence
1985-89

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding the National Campaign to Save the Anti-ballistic Missile Treaty. Includes correspondence to J. Graham Parsons from Sam Nunn, Gerard Smith (chairman); Steven A. Wolf (director of the campaign). Includes reports/publications by the Arms Control Board Association, Washington, D.C.: "Star Wars: An Anthology of Quotes by the Administration, Congress and Outside Experts," (April 1985).

Box: 7 Fold: 3 Anti-ballistic Missile Treaty - Briefing Book (looseleaf)
June 1988

DESCRIPTION: Briefing book (looseleaf) on the Anti-ballistic Missile Treaty and related issues. Developed by the National Campaign to Save the ABM Treaty.

Box: 7 Fold: 4 Anti-ballistic Missile Treaty - Briefing Book (bound)
June 1988

DESCRIPTION: Briefing book (ring binder) on the Anti-ballistic Missile Treaty and related issues, developed by the National Campaign to Save the ABM Treaty.

Box: 7 Fold: 5 Anti-ballistic Missile Treaty - Printed Matter
1984-90

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous printed items relating to the Anti-ballistic Missile Treaty.

Box: 7 Fold: 6 Aspen Institute for Humanistic Studies
1977

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence received/sent by J. Graham Parsons concerning participation in the Aspen Institute for Humanistic Studies, New York. Includes correspondence with John K. Emmerson (Center for Research in International Studies, Stanford University, California); Martin Krasney (exec. dir., Aspen Institute); Harold Brown (U.S. secretary of defense)*; William C. Sherman. * Also includes articles forwarded by Brown: "Japan's Economic Policy Turn," by Peter Drucker (1976); Statement to Future Foreign Policy Research and Development Subcommittee, House of Representatives, by Morton I. Abramowitz, deputy assistant secretary of defense for East Asia and Pacific Affairs (April 6, 1976); "The Current Strategy Forum," speech by Morton I. Abramowitz (1977).

Box: 7 Fold: 7 Aspen Institute for Humanistic Studies - Seminar: Japanese Thought
October 1-20, 1977

DESCRIPTION: Material relating to the Seminar on Japanese Thought, Aspen Institute for Humanistic Studies. Includes participant list, program.

Box: 7 Fold: 8 Canada-U.S. Defense Cooperation
August 16-17, 1990

DESCRIPTION: Paper by Alan K. Henrikson, "Ottawa, Washington, and the Founding of NATO." Prepared for conference sponsored by St. Lawrence University and Queen's University on Canada-U.S. Defense Cooperation.

Box: 7 Fold: 9 Cuba - State Department Reports
1960-61

DESCRIPTION: U.S. State Department reports/news releases relating to Cuba (1960-61). Note report entitled, "Responsibility of Cuban Government for Increased International Tension in the Hemisphere," (8/1/1960).

Box: 7 Fold: 10 DACOR
1973-87

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence concerning DACOR (Diplomatic and Consular Officers Retired). Includes ALS from James W. Riddleburger, president, to J. Graham Parsons (1973).

Box: 7 Fold: 11 Descendants of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence
1974-84

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to J. Graham Parsons from the organization Descendents of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence.

Box: 7 Fold: 12 The Ditchley Foundation - Correspondence File
1971-72

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to J. Graham Parsons relating to The Ditchley Foundation, England.

Box: 7 Fold: 13 Ditchley Foundation - Printed Matter
1971-2

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous printed items from conferences held by the Ditchley Foundation. Includes 2 issues of "The Pacific and East Asia," by Richard Harris (1972).

Box: 7 Fold: 14 Ditchley Foundation - Notes by Parsons
1971-2

DESCRIPTION: Autograph note fragments by J. Graham Parsons re conference(s) attended at the Ditchley Foundation in England.

Box: 7 Fold: 15 Federal Maritime Board
April 4, 1961

DESCRIPTION: Copy of testimony of Thomas E. Stakem, chairman, Federal Maritime Board, before the Antitrust Subcommittee of Judiciary Committee of the House of Representatives.

Box: 7 Fold: 16 Fishing - Correspondence
1953-65

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence received/sent by J. Graham Parsons primarily during appointment as U.S. ambassador to Sweden, relating to fishing. Includes correspondence with Sverre M. Backe; James Bonbright; David K.E. Bruce; Philip K. Crowe; Rune Nicander; Margaret Tibbetts; Philipp Wolf (pres., Swedish Salmon and Trout Association). Also includes fishing report by George D. Andrews (includes b/w photographs), on fishing expedition to Norway, 1953.

Box: 7 Fold: 17 Fishing - Correspondence
1966-67

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence received/sent by J. Graham Parsons relating to fishing in Sweden. Includes correspondence with James Bonbright; Philip K. Crowe.

Box: 7 Fold: 18 Fishing - Photographs & Printed Matter
1962-7

DESCRIPTION: Photographs and newsclippings relating to fishing expeditions undertaken by J. Graham Parsons and friends in Norway and Sweden.

Box: 7 Fold: 19 Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy - Joseph Grew Correspondence
1960-62

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence from Joseph Grew to James M. Gavin (chairman, board of visitors, Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy, Mass.), and to J. Graham Parsons re the Fletcher School.

Box: 7 Fold: 20 Fletcher School - Joseph Grew Program of Japanese & Asian Affairs
undated

DESCRIPTION: Printed information concerning the proposal/plan for the Joseph Grew Program of Japanese and Asian Affairs at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, Mass.

Box: 7 Fold: 21 Fletcher School - Robert B. Stewart Correspondence
1961-63

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence between J. Graham Parsons and Robert B. Stewart, dean, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, concerning the planning of the Joseph Grew Program for Japanese and Asian Affairs.

Box: 7 Fold: 22 Fletcher School - Correspondence A-C
c.1962-65

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence received/sent by J. Graham Parsons concerning the establishment of the Joseph Grew Program for Japanese and Asian Studies at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University. Includes correspondence with Dean Acheson; John M. Allison; Lucius Battle; William M. Blair, Jr. Joseph W. Ballantine; Thomas D. Cabot; Robert Coe; Edward Crocker.

Box: 7 Fold: 23 Fletcher School - Correspondence D-F
1962-85

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence received/sent by J. Graham Parsons concerning the establishment of the Joseph Grew Program for Japanese and Asian Studies at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University. Includes correspondence with Walter Dillingham; Douglas Dillon; James Clement Dunn; Robert A. Fearey; Theodore L. Eliot, Jr. (dean, Fletcher School).

Box: 7 Fold: 24 Fletcher School - Correspondence G-J
1962-65

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence received/sent by J. Graham Parsons concerning the establishment of the Joseph Grew Program for Japanese and Asian Studies at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University. Includes correspondence with Marshall Green; A. Whitney Griswold (pres., Yale University); Edmund A. Gullion (dean, Fletcher School, 1964); W. Averell Harriman; Julian F. Harrington; Christian A. Herter; Stanley K. Hornbeck; Walter Johnson. Includes tribute to Joseph Grew by J. Graham Parsons.

Box: 7 Fold: 25 Fletcher School - Correspondence K-P
1962-64

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence received/sent by J. Graham Parsons concerning the establishment of the Joseph Grew Program for Japanese and Asian Studies at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University. Includes correspondence with David McK. Key; Cecil B. Lyon; William Phillips; Claiborne Pell; George R. Packard.

Box: 7 Fold: 26 Fletcher School - Correspondence R-W
1962-80

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence received/sent by J. Graham Parsons concerning the establishment of the Joseph Grew Program for Japanese and Asian Studies at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University. Includes correspondence with John D. Rockefeller III; Edward T. Wailes; John Hay Whitney; Stanley Woodward.

Box: 7 Fold: 27 Germany - Berlin: Suggested Major Publicity Themes
May-August 1959

DESCRIPTION: "Suggested Major Publicity Themes" for Berlin, presented at a Foreign Ministers meeting, May-August 1959, attended by J. Graham Parsons.

Box: 7 Fold: 28 Groton School - Correspondence
1936-88

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence with J. Graham Parsons relating to alumni matters of the Groton School, Groton, Mass.

Box: 7 Fold: 29 Groton School - Alumni Fund 1979/80: Correspondence
1979-80

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence received by J. Graham Parsons relating to the Groton School Alumni Fund for 1979/80.

Box: 7 Fold: 30 Groton School - Alumni Fund 1979/80: Solicitation Kits
1979-80

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous items pertaining to funds solicitation kit for the Groton School Alumni Fund 1979/80.

Box: 7 Fold: 31 Institute on World Affairs
1974-1985

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence and printed information from William E. Schaufele, Jr. (dir., Institute of World Affairs).

Box: 7 Fold: 32 National War College
1950-51

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence and items relating to attendance at the National War College by J. Graham Parsons (1950-51). Includes program for graduation exercises with Parsons listed. Also includes 1 b/w photograph showing Parsons and colleagues at the National War College on occasion of address given by the former on the role of ambassadors (1969).

Box: 7 Fold: 33 New York University, Graduate School of Business Administration
c.1931-32

DESCRIPTION: Draft of proposed program of study for the MBA degree taken by J. Graham Parsons at the New York University Graduate School of Business Administration.

Box: 7 Fold: 34 Parsons Family Association
1974-87

DESCRIPTION: Information from the Parsons Family Association. Includes information on Parsons family genealogy and coat of arms.

Box: 7 Fold: 35 The Stanley Foundation - Peace Conference
October 12-15, 1972

DESCRIPTION: Information re the Stanley Foundation Thirteenth Strategy for Peace Conference, Warrenton, Va. (October 12-15, 1972).

Box: 7 Fold: 36 World Affairs Council - Ambassador's Council
October 6, 1980

DESCRIPTION: Printed invitation for the Ambassador's Council meeting of the World Affairs Council. J. Graham Parsons listed as participant/attendee.

Box: 7 Fold: 37 Yale University - Alumni Association/Fund Correspondence File
c.1968-88

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence file relating to Yale University alumni association/fund activities. Includes correspondence to J. Graham Parsons from Howard Gambrill, Jr. (agent for Class of 1929).

Box: 7 Fold: 38 Yale University - Reunion 1975
1974

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to J. Graham Parsons re 1975 reunion of Yale University graduates. Includes correspondence from Richard L. Sneider (deputy asst. sec. for East Asian and Pacific Affairs) re material for speech to be given by Parsons at the reunion.

Box: 7 Fold: 39 Yale University - Reunion 1975
c. 1974

DESCRIPTION: Preparatory material for speech given by J. Graham Parsons at Yale University reunion 1975.

Box: 8 Fold: 1 SALT II (Vienna) - Correspondence File
April-August 1970

DESCRIPTION: Personal/professional correspondence received/sent by J. Graham Parsons during appointment as U.S. deputy representative to the Strategic Arms Limitation Talks in Vienna (SALT II, April-August 1970). Includes correspondence with Ollie Atkins; James Bonbright; William D. Boulton; Turner C. Cameron, Jr.; Robert C. Cleveland; Philip K. Crowe; Edward Doherty; Albert LeS. Jenkins; Jerome H. Holland; John P. Humes; Lawrence D. Pearson; Gerard Smith (chairman, U.S. delegation to SALT); John W. Tuthill.

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