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Collection Overview

Title: Lauchlin Currie PapersAdd to your cart.

Predominant Dates:1942

Primary Creator: Currie, Lauchlin

Extent: -1.0 Cubic Feet

Arrangement: This collection is arranged into one series: Report of Visit to China.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection consists of an electrostatic copy of Lauchlin Currie's "Report of Visit to China" (August 24, 1942).

Collection Historical Note

Lauchlin Currie (1902-1993) was a Canadian-born economist. A naturalized U.S. citizen, Currie served as an economic advisor to Franklin  Roosevelt during World War II. From 1949 to 1953 he led a World Bank mission to Colombia. Accused of espionage for the Soviet Union, Currie became a Colombian citizen in 1954 after the U.S. refused to renew his passport.

Administrative Information

Repository: Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library & Museum

Access Restrictions: This collection is available for use by the general public.

Use Restrictions: This material is subject to copyright restrictions under Title 17 of the U.S. Code.

Acquisition Source: Lauchlin Currie

Original/Copies Note: The original is included in the Lauchlin Bernard Currie Papers in the Hoover Institution Archives. For more information please see http://findingaids.stanford.edu/xtf/view?docId=ead/hoover/currielb.xml;query=;brand=default.

Box and Folder Listing

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