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Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Marshall MacDuffie Papers, 1945-1962; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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Series I: UNRRA Mission to the Ukraine, 1945-1950

The series concerns Marshall MacDuffie's service as chief of the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration's Mission to the Ukraine. It contains typed copies of correspondence between the mission members and government officials as well as several reports that offer thorough descriptions of the mission's activities, as well as criticism and suggestions for future relief work in Ukraine. It also contains a small number of clippings and biographical information on MacDuffie, including an article on his efforts to reunite Russian families.

General, 1945-1946

Box 11
Folder 1
General, 1945-1946

Box 12
Folder 18
General, 1947-1948

Box 11
Folder 2
Operations, Reports, and Histories, undated

Box 12
Folder 19
Operations, Reports, and History, 1950 undated

Box 11
Folder 3
History and Biography, undated
Box 11
Folder 4

Series II: 1953 Trip to the USSR, 1947-1962

This series documents MacDuffie's trip to the USSR through writings, publications, ephemera, photographs, and slides.

Series II.1: General, 1947-1962

This subseries holds a variety of materials relating to MacDuffie's visit to the USSR. It includes a detailed account of his experience in the report “Russia after Stalin,” several articles on Russian culture written for magazines, a copy of his book, The Red Carpet , and handwritten notes about trip, though it is unclear whether these were written while traveling or afterward. It also contains reports and clippings about the region and ephemera collected on the trip, such as tourist brochures, clothing catalogs, booklets on architecture, and newspapers.

"Russia after Stalin"--Report on 1953 Trip, Copy 1, undated

Box 1
Folder 1-6
"Russia after Stalin"--Report on 1953 Trip, Copy 1, undated

Box 2
Folder 1-8
"Russia after Stalin"--Copy 2, undated

Box 3
Folder 1-5
"Russia after Stalin"--Copy 2, undated

Box 4
Folder 1-6
"Modern French Painting in Russia," undated

Box 5
Folder 1
"My Friend Khrushchev," undated
(4 folders)
Box 5
Folder 2-5
"TV Comes to Russia," undated
Box 5
Folder 6
Handwritten Notes on USSR Trip, 1953
Box 5
Folder 7
Handwritten Notes on USSR Trip, 1953
(2 folders)

Box 6
Folder 1-2
Reports and Clippings, 1947-1949
(3 folders)
Box 6
Folder 3-5
Reports and Clippings, 1947-1949

Box 7
Folder 1-5
Joint Press Reading Service and Moscow Daily Press Review, 1953
Box 7
Folder 6
Moscow Daily Press Review, 1953
Box 7
Folder 7
Notes and Articles on Russian Art and Culture, 1952-1962

Box 8
Folder 1
Tourist Brochures, 1955-1956
Box 8
Folder 2
Russian Newspapers and Tourist Brochures, 1952-1962
Box 8
Folder 3
Architecture--Notes and Booklets, 1953
Box 8
Folder 4
Clothing Catalogs, 1955
Box 8
Folder 5
Magazines--Political Commentary and Cartoons, 1953-1959
Box 8
Folder 6-7
The Red Carpet: 10,000 Miles Through Russia on a Visa from Khruschev by Marshall MacDuffie, 1955

Box 9
Folder 10
Articles on MacDuffie and Russia in Colliers, 1954-1955
Box 9
Folder 1

Subseries II.2: Photographs and Slides, 1953

This subseries contains photographs and slides taken during MacDuffie's trip though the USSR and depict many aspects of Russian life, including fashion, houses, public architecture, Soviet iconography, entertainment, sports, and others, as well as rural and urban landscapes. They have been arranged by material type.

Prints, 1953
Churches
Box 9
Folder 2
Construction Scenes
Box 9
Folder 3
Contact Sheets
Box 9
Folder 4
Entertainment and Sports
Box 9
Folder 5
Gori; Stalin's Birthplace, Stalin's Grave
Box 9
Folder 6
Hermitage and Other Museums
Box 9
Folder 7
MacDuffie and Others
Box 9
Folder 8
Medicine
Box 9
Folder 9
People's Court

Box 10
Folder 1
People
Box 10
Folder 2
Rural Scenes
Box 10
Folder 3
Schoolchildren and Students
Box 10
Folder 4
Shopping Scenes
Box 10
Folder 5
Soviet Iconography
Box 10
Folder 6
Transport
Box 10
Folder 7
Urban Scenes
Box 10
Folder 8-9
Photo Sets in Cases
Box 10
Folder 10-11
Unidentified Photographs of Cities and People, circa 1953

Box 11
Folder 5-9
Unidentified Photographs of Cities and People, circa 1953

Box 12
Folder 1-7
Slides, circa 1953
Art
Box 12
Folder 8-10
Buildings--M
Box 12
Folder 11
Buildings--K
Box 12
Folder 11
Buildings and Streets
Box 12
Folder 11
Buildings and Streets--Kiev
Box 12
Folder 11
Kids--K
Box 12
Folder 11
Houses
Box 12
Folder 11
Houses--TV
Box 12
Folder 11
People--V
Box 12
Folder 11
Gori and Tiflis
Box 12
Folder 12
Church
Box 12
Folder 12
Hotel Room
Box 12
Folder 12
Mejreskevi
Box 12
Folder 12
Snow Scenes
Box 12
Folder 12
People
Box 12
Folder 12
S+B Virgin Mary's Intercession Cathedral
Box 12
Folder 13
P+B Event
Box 12
Folder 13
Moscow Buildings
Box 12
Folder 13
Set 5--People
Box 12
Folder 14
Fashion
Box 12
Folder 14
Circus
Box 12
Folder 14
Tashkent
Box 12
Folder 15
A-ATA--Towns, People, Countryside
Box 12
Folder 15
Kiev Party
Box 12
Folder 15
Child's Party
Box 12
Folder 15
Farm
Box 12
Folder 16
Kiev Farm
Box 12
Folder 16
General
Box 12
Folder 16
Color Photos of Paintings
Box 12
Folder 17

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