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Box: 1 Fold: 1 "Standard of California"
1946

DESCRIPTION: Periodical Issue: "Standard of California: Autumn Bulletin 1946, In this issue: the Oil Fields of Saudi Arabia." There are two copies of this periodical in this scrapbook.

Box: 1 Fold: 2 "Asia and the Americas"
6/1944

DESCRIPTION: Periodical Issue: "Asia and the Americas" June 1944.

Box: 1 Fold: 3 "The Lamp"
1949

DESCRIPTION: Periodical Issue: "The Lamp" January 1949.

Box: 1 Fold: 4 "The Texaco Star"
1946

DESCRIPTION: Periodical Issue: "The Texaco Star: Saudi Arabian Number, 1946."

Box: 1 Fold: 5 "Our Partner in Oil"
10/1947

DESCRIPTION: Periodical Article by Gordon Gaskill "Our Partner in Oil" about King Ibn Saud of Saudi Arabia from the "American Magazine," 10/1947.

Box: 1 Fold: 6 "The Zionist Illusion"
undated

DESCRIPTION: Periodical Article by W. T. Stace "The Zionist Illusion" from the "Atlantic Monthly," circa 1940s.

Box: 1 Fold: 7 exchanged telegrams
6/29/1934

DESCRIPTION: 2 Typed Telegrams (copies, in English) between King Abdul-Aziz and the Iman Yahya, regarding a treaty of friendship.

Box: 1 Fold: 8 Yemeni prisoners
6/29/1934

DESCRIPTION: Official Communique regarding release of Yemeni prisoners, dated 6/29/1934.

Box: 1 Fold: 9 Official Communique: peace treaty
6/22/1934

DESCRIPTION: Typed Manuscript: "Official Communique" regarding Yemeni peace treaty, dated 6/22/1934.

Box: 1 Fold: 10 telegrams exchanged: treaty
6/22/1934

DESCRIPTION: Typed Manuscript: "The Telegrams Exchanged:" regarding the treaty between Saudi Arabia and Yemen, dated 6/22/1934.

Box: 1 Fold: 11 "Situation between us and the Imam Yahya"
1934?

DESCRIPTION: Typed Manuscript: "The situation between us and the Imam Yahya." Circa 1934.

Box: 1 Fold: 12 Lenahan, W.J.
5/3/1934

DESCRIPTION: 1 Typed Letter dated 5/8/1934 from W.J. Lenahan to L.N. Hamilton, regarding Saudi capture of the city Hodaidah during the Yemen War.

Box: 1 Fold: 12 Official Communique: re-open hostilities
1934?

DESCRIPTION: Typed Manuscript: "Official Comminiqe" indicating that the Saudis will continue fighting the Yemen War.



Box: 1 Fold: 13 Official Communique: cease hostilities
5/14/1934

DESCRIPTION: Typed Manuscript: "Official communique" regarding ceasing of hostilities in Yemen War. Dated 5/14/1934.

Box: 1 Fold: 15 King of Hedjaz
1917

DESCRIPTION: Pamphlet: "The King of Hedjaz and Arab Independence." London: Hayman, Christy, and Lilly, 1917.

Box: 1 Fold: 16 "The Arab Case"
1937

DESCRIPTION: Pamphlet: "The Arab Case. The McMahon Correspondence presented by Sir Michael McDonnell." circa 1937.

Box: 1 Fold: 17 "Correspondence"
1939

DESCRIPTION: Pamphlet: "Correspondence between Sir Henry McMahon .. and Sherif Hussein of Mecca, 1915-1916." London: H.M. Stationery Office, 1939.

Box: 1 Fold: 18 "The Arab War Effort"
1940s

DESCRIPTION: Printed Brochure: "The Arab War Effort" 1940s.

Box: 1 Fold: 19 Palestine Situation
10/24/1948

DESCRIPTION: Printed item: "Discussion of the Palestine Situation in Committee" by Ralph Bunche from the "Department of State Bulletin" dated 10/24/1948.

Box: 1 Fold: 20 Refugees
11/21/1948

DESCRIPTION: Printed Item: "Progress Report on Conditions of Refugees in Near East" from the "Department of State Bulletin" dated 11/21/1948.

Box: 1 Fold: 21 Israel
11/2/1953

DESCRIPTION: 1 Printed Item: "Recent Developments in U.S. Relations with Israel. Statement of U.S. Department of State." Dated 11/2/1953.

Box: 1 Fold: 22 Jews in Arab Lands
1970

DESCRIPTION: Pamphlet: "The Position of Jews in Arab Lands Following the Rise of Islam" by Merlin Swartz. Reprinted from "The Muslim World," 1970.

Box: 1 Fold: 23 "A Plan for Peace"
1970

DESCRIPTION: Pamphlet: "A Plan for Peace" dated 1970.

Box: 1 Fold: 24 "Zionist Role in U.S. Raises New Concern"
5/18/1970

DESCRIPTION: Printed Article: "Zionist Role in U.S. Raises New Concern." From the "National Observer., 5/18/1970.

Box: 1 Fold: 25 "Butting In, Butting Out"
6/22/1970

DESCRIPTION: Printed Article dated 6/22/1970: "Butting In, Butting Out." From the National Observer.

Box: 1 Fold: 26 "Peace in Palestine"
1970

DESCRIPTION: "The Middle East Newsletter." "Approaches to Peace in Palestine." June-July 1970, vol. 4, No.s 4 & 5.

Box: 1 Fold: 27 "Middle East Newsletter"
11/1968

DESCRIPTION: Printed Issue of the "Middle East Newsletter," 11/1968, vol. 2 no. 9.

Box: 1 Fold: 28 "Middle East Newsletter"
10/1968

DESCRIPTION: Printed Issue: "Middle East Newsletter," 10/1968, vol. 2, no. 8.

Box: 1 Fold: 29 "Middle East Newsletter"
8/1968 - 9/1968

DESCRIPTION: Printed issue: "Middle East Newsletter," 8/1968-9/1968, vol. 2, no. 7.

Box: 1 Fold: 30 "Middle East Newsletter"
6/1968 - 7/1968

DESCRIPTION: Printed issue: "Middle East Newsletter," 6/1968-7/1968, vol. 2, no. 6.

Box: 1 Fold: 31 "Middle East Newsletter"
9/1969

DESCRIPTION: Printed issue: "Middle East Newsletter," 9/1969, vol. 3, mos. 5, 6.

Box: 1 Fold: 32 "Middle East Newsletter"
5/1969 - 6/1969

DESCRIPTION: Printed issue: "Middle East Newsletter," 5/1969-6/1969, vol. 3 no. 4.

Box: 1 Fold: 33 "Plight of the Arab Refugees"
1967?

DESCRIPTION: Printed item: "Plight of the Arab Refugees."

Box: 1 Fold: 34 "U.S. Commitment in the Near East"
9/1966

DESCRIPTION: Printed item: "U.S. Commitment in the Near East: Books," 9/1966.

Box: 1 Fold: 35 "Basic Facts on Saudi Arabia"
1967

DESCRIPTION: Printed booklet by Erich W. Bethmann "Basic Facts on Saudi Arabia." Washington, D.C.: American Friends of the Middle East, Inc., 1967.

Box: 1 Fold: 36 "Coral Reefs of the Sinai Peninsula"
1888

DESCRIPTION: 1 Article (in German, photocopy): "The Coral Reefs of the Sinai Peninsula" (Geological and Biological Observations) by Dr. Johannes Walther.

Box: 1 Fold: 37 H. St. John Philby
7/7/1937

DESCRIPTION: Typed Speech (copy): "Text of Lecture Delivered by Mr. H. St. John Philby Before the Royal Central Asian Society," 7/7/1937.

Box: 1 Fold: 38 H. St. John Philby
7/26/1937

DESCRIPTION: Typed Speech (2 copies): "Address by [H. St. John] Philby to Members of Parliament at the House of Commons." The speech is entitled "Great Britain and Its Arabian Problems." Attached is a note to Garry Owens bringing to his attention the speeches by Philby.

Box: 1 Fold: 39 Eddy, William A.
8/17/1953

DESCRIPTION: Typed Letter dated 8/17/1953 from William A. Eddy to F.A. Davies and R.L. Keyes, enclosing a Typed Manuscript lecture [retained in this folder] by Costi Zurayk entitled "The Arab Question."



Box: 1 Fold: 40 Purgatory
10/12/1953

DESCRIPTION: Printed article from "Time" 10/12/1953 : "Saudi Arabia: Life in Purgatory." Also, attached notes regarding the article and discussing the hardships of life in Saudi Arabia.

Box: 1 Fold: 41 Fauzi Silu
10/22/1953

DESCRIPTION: Typed Manuscript: General Fauzi Silu, Biographical Notes. By Arabian Research Division, Current Affairs. 10/22/1953.

Box: 1 Fold: 42 Palestine
9/1953 - 10/1953

DESCRIPTION: Typed Letter dated 9/1953-10/1953 from William A. Eddy, attaching a report: "Palestine: The Second Round, Ordeal by Water."

Box: 1 Fold: 43 Two Announcements
11/9/1953

DESCRIPTION: Typed Manuscript dated 11/9/1953: "Two Announcements, Mecca Broadcast" regarding death of the Saudi King Abdul Aziz.

Box: 1 Fold: 44 Life of King Saud
11/15/1953

DESCRIPTION: Typed Manuscript dated 11/15/1953: "The Life of King Saud" dated 11/15/1953. By Arabian American Oil Company, Arabian Research Division.

Box: 1 Fold: 45 House of Saud
12/21/1953

DESCRIPTION: Typed Manuscript dated 12/21/1953: "The House of Saud: Strong Son Rules in Arabia."

Box: 1 Fold: 46 King Saud's Message
1/19/1954

DESCRIPTION: Typed Manuscript dated 1/19/1954: "HM King Sa'ud's Message to the People of the Eastern Province."

Box: 1 Fold: 47 Reactions to U.S. Foreign Policy
3/9/1954

DESCRIPTION: Typed address: "Reactions to U.S. Foreign Policy in the Near East, Today, by William A. Eddy, Address delivered at the National War College, Washington D.C., 9 March 1954."

Box: 1 Fold: 48 Christ in the Land of Oil
5/1/1954

DESCRIPTION: Typed Manuscript article dated 5/1/1954 from "Rose el-Youssef:" "Christ in the Land of Oil."



Box: 1 Fold: 49 The Muslim Brotherhood
5/11/1954

DESCRIPTION: Typed Manuscript dated 5/11/1954: "The Muslim Brotherhood."

Box: 1 Fold: 50 King Saud
10/5/1954

DESCRIPTION: Typed Manuscript dated 10/5/1954 regarding views on Palestine of Saudi Arabia's delegation to the United Nations.

Box: 1 Fold: 51 Military Aid
1/18/1955

DESCRIPTION: Typed Manuscript by Public Services Division, Department of State: "United States Policy with Regard to Military Aid to the Near East."

Box: 1 Fold: 52 "Our Stolen Oil"
1/23/1955

DESCRIPTION: Typed Manuscript by Government Relations Department, Arabian Research Division, dated 1/23/1955 about the booklet "Our Stolen Oil," which the manuscripts says is "Communist propaganda."

Box: 1 Fold: 53 Alliances
2/12/1955

DESCRIPTION: Typed Manuscript by Arabian American Oil Company, Government Relations Department, Research and Translation Section, New York. Excerpts from newspapers: "King Saud Denounces Alliances with Foreign Powers."

Box: 1 Fold: 54 "Wall Street Journal" article
6/28/1956 - 7/5/1956

DESCRIPTION: Typed Memo dated 7/5/1956 enclosing "Wall Street Journal" article [retained in this folder] dated 6/28/1956: "Aramco, Disputed by British and Arab Interests, Courts Favor in Saudi Arabia and Gains Profits."

Box: 1 Fold: 55 Middle East Oil
7/10/1956

DESCRIPTION: Typed Memo dated 7/10/1956: "British Petroleum Official Assesses Geological Factors in Middle East Oil."

Box: 1 Fold: 56 Guano harvest Control
1950s

DESCRIPTION: Undated Typed Memo: "Guano Harvest Control."

Box: 1 Fold: 57 American Friends of the Middle East
1/22/1954

DESCRIPTION: Issue of "Executives' Club New" of the American Friends of the Middle East, Inc. dated 1/22/1954. In this issue is the article: "Dorothy Thompson Gives Background of Middle East Problem and Results of U.S. Aid to Israel."

Box: 1 Fold: 58 American Magazine
10/1947

DESCRIPTION: Printed Article by Gordon Gaskill, "Our Partner in Oil" about King Ibn Saud of Saudi Arabia. From "American Magazine" 10/1947.

Box: 1 Fold: 59 American Magazine
9/1953

DESCRIPTION: Printed article by Gordon Gaskill, "Miracles in the Desert" from "American Magazine" 9/1953.

Box: 1 Fold: 60 Arab Refugees
1950s - 1960s

DESCRIPTION: Printed article by James Bell: "The Forgotten Arab Refugees: Friendless Exiles from Israel, They Suffer--and Hate the West."

Box: 1 Fold: 61 "Arabian Sun & Flare"
11/7/1951

DESCRIPTION: Periodical: "Arabian Sun & Flare" November 7, 1951, vol. 6, no. 45.

Box: 1 Fold: 62 "Arabian Sun & Flare"
11/11/1953

DESCRIPTION: Periodical: "Arabian Sun & Flare" 11/11/1953, vol. 8 no.45.

Box: 1 Fold: 63 "Aramco World"
8/1951

DESCRIPTION: Periodical: "Aramco World" 8/1951, vol. 2 no. 9.

Box: 1 Fold: 64 "Aramco World"
11/1966 - 12/1966

DESCRIPTION: Periodical: "Aramco World" 11/1966-12/1966.

Box: 1 Fold: 65 "Aramco World"
5/1975 - 6/1975

DESCRIPTION: Periodical: "Aramco World Magazine" 5/1975-6/1975.

Box: 1 Fold: 66 caliphate
1954

DESCRIPTION: Encyclopedia article by Philip K. Hitti dated 1954: "Caliphate."

Box: 1 Fold: 67 "Christian Science Monitor"
4/27/1953 - 5/22/1963

DESCRIPTION: Various articles dated 1953-1963 about the Middle East from the "Christian Science Monitor."

Box: 1 Fold: 68 "Congressional Record"
7/21/1953

DESCRIPTION: Printed issue: "Congressional Record" dated 7/30/1953. "Arab and Jewish Refugees: Problems and Prospect" by Hon. Abraham J. Multer of New York in the House of Representatives.

Box: 1 Fold: 69 "Country Gentleman"
1948

DESCRIPTION: Printed issue, reprinted from "Country Gentleman," dated 1948: "The King's County Agents: A Handful of Americans Are Helping the Ruler of Saudi Arabia make the Garden of Eden Bloom Again, Winning Friends for Us in the Oil Center of the World." By John Strohm.

Box: 1 Fold: 70 Department of State
1945 - 1951

DESCRIPTION: Printed item: "The Department of State. The Development of United States Policy in the Near East, 1945-1951. by Harry N. Howard."

Box: 1 Fold: 71 Department of State
1953

DESCRIPTION: Printed item: "Department of State. The Development of United States Policy in the Near East, South Asia, and Africa During 1953." By Harry N. Howard."

Box: 1 Fold: 72 "Dispatches from Saudi Arabia"
undated

DESCRIPTION: Printed Item: "Dispatches from Saudi Arabia" by C.L. Sulzberger.

Box: 1 Fold: 73 Eddy, William A.
4/1/1953

DESCRIPTION: Speech by William A. Eddy: "The Political Temperature in the Near East Today and U.S. Strategy in the Cold War" Delivered at the Naval War College, Newport, R.I., 4/1/1953.

Box: 1 Fold: 74 "Egyptian Gazette"
undated

DESCRIPTION: Printed issue: "The Egyptian Gazette: Special Saudi-Arabian Number."

Box: 1 Fold: 75 Gulbenkian, Calouste
undated

DESCRIPTION: Printed article about Calouste Gulbenkian.

Box: 1 Fold: 76 Ibn Saud (King)
1953

DESCRIPTION: Newspaper clippings dated 1953 regarding the death of Saudi King Ibn Saud.

Box: 1 Fold: 77 "Journal of Petroleum Technology"
5/1956

DESCRIPTION: Printed article by Ernest M. Eller, "The Strategic Importance of Middle East Oil," reprinted from the Journal of Petroleum Technology (5/1956).

Box: 1 Fold: 78 Keating, John S.
1950s

DESCRIPTION: Printed article by John S. Keating, "Cruise of the U.S.S. Flying Carpet." Circa 1950s.

Box: 1 Fold: 79 "Lamp"
Summer 1977

DESCRIPTION: Periodical: "The Lamp" Summer 1977.

Box: 1 Fold: 80 Lebanon
1953

DESCRIPTION: Encyclopedia article by Philip K. Hitti: "Lebanon." Dated 1953. From "Encyclopedia Americana."

Box: 1 Fold: 81 London Times
7/28/1951

DESCRIPTION: Printed article from "London Times" dated 7/28/1951: "Mecca Revisited: Changes in the Pilgrim City after 25 Years" by Professor Syed Ikbal Ali Shah.

Box: 1 Fold: 82 "Look Magazine"
8/11/1953

DESCRIPTION: Printed article by Adlai Stevenson regarding the Middle East, dated 8/11/1953.

Box: 1 Fold: 83 Middle East
4/9/1954

DESCRIPTION: Speech dated 4/9/1954 by Henry A. Byroade, Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern, South Asian and African Affairs:" The Middle East in New Perspective."

Box: 1 Fold: 84 Middle East: The Arab Caliphate
1952

DESCRIPTION: Printed encyclopedia article by Philip K. Hitti: "Middle East: The Arab Caliphate, Its Rise and Decline" dated 1952.

Box: 1 Fold: 85 "National Geographic Explorer"
10/1945

DESCRIPTION: Printed article by Maynard Owen Williams, "Guest in Saudi Arabia." "National Geographic Magazine" October 1945.

Box: 1 Fold: 86 "Newsweek International"
3/7/1955

DESCRIPTION: "Newsweek International-Special Report:" "Inside Saudi Arabia. 3/7/1955.

Box: 1 Fold: 87 "Newsweek International"
2/28/1955

DESCRIPTION: "Newsweek International-Special Report:" "Iraq'a Future: A Strong Link in Middle East Chain."

Box: 1 Fold: 88 "New York Herald"
9/23/1954

DESCRIPTION: Newspaper articles from the "New York Herald:" "Sons of King Saud Salute Their Father" 9/23/1954. Also, "U.S. Babe [Naomi Claire] Cuts Sheik's Harem to 1--Herself."

Box: 1 Fold: 89 "New York Times"
11/8/1953 - 1/23/1956

DESCRIPTION: From "New York Times:" "Mr. Truman's Memoirs: Palestine Crisis Erupts" by Harry S Truman 1/28/1956. Also from New York Times:" "Ibn Saud Regime Is Family Affair" 11/8/1953.

Box: 1 Fold: 90 "New York Times Magazine"
6/7/1953

DESCRIPTION: Printed article by Elizabeth Monroe, "'Pink Communism' in the Middle East. "New York Times Magazine." 6/7/1953.

Box: 1 Fold: 91 "Oil Forum"
11/1952

DESCRIPTION: Printed article by Roy Lebkicher, " America's Greatest Middle East Oil Venture" "Oil Forum" 11/1952.

Box: 1 Fold: 92 Palestine
1950s - 1960s

DESCRIPTION: Printed materials regarding Palestine, dated 1950s-1960s.

Box: 1 Fold: 93 Palestine Refugee Problem
7/24/1953

DESCRIPTION: Printed item: 83d Congress, 1st Session; Committee Print. "Palestine Refugee Problem" 7/24/1953.

Box: 1 Fold: 94 Philby, H. St. John
1953

DESCRIPTION: Newspaper article by H. St. John Philby: "The Scandal of Arabia," undated. Also, another printed article by Philby: "The New Reign in Sa'udi Arabia" 1953.

Box: 1 Fold: 95 "Saturday Evening Post"
9/26/1953

DESCRIPTION: Issue of the "Saturday Evening Post" with article: "I Saw the Forbidden City: An American's Eyewitness Report on Corrupt and Dangerous Mecca."

Box: 1 Fold: 96 "Saturday Evening Post"
11/20/1948

DESCRIPTION: Printed article by Leigh White, "Allah's Oil: World's Richest Prize" "Saturday Evening Post" 11/20/1948.

Box: 1 Fold: 97 "Saturday Evening Post"
12/27/1947

DESCRIPTION: Printed article by Kermit Roosevelt, "Will the Arabs Fight?" "Saturday Evening Post" 12/27/1947.

Box: 1 Fold: 98 Saudi Arabia
1950s?

DESCRIPTION: Printed article: "Saudi Arabia: Unrest in the Desert."

Box: 1 Fold: 99 Saudi Government Railroad
1950s? - 1960s?

DESCRIPTION: Undated printed article about the Saudi Government Railroad.

Box: 1 Fold: 100 slave trade
2/25/1956

DESCRIPTION: Newspaper article dated 2/25/1956: "Slave Trade Bared" regarding Middle East slave trade.

Box: 1 Fold: 101 "Texaco Star"
1946

DESCRIPTION: Printed magazine: "The Texaco Star--Saudi Arabian Number," 1946.

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