WB IBRD/IDA HIST-06
- 1993 - 1999 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
0.50 linear feet of textual records
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Content and structure area
Scope and content
The terms of reference for the Office of the Historian included the responsibility to develop and maintain an authoritative record of events . . and maintain a running narrative of them, prepare background papers and ad hoc histories, and select and prepare records for publication. This series contains the files of the publications - whether final or draft, articles or books, published or unpublished - that Office staff or contractors developed. Some files contain only the final publication, while others include background documents and occasional correspondence.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
Accruals are not expected.
System of arrangement
Records are arranged alphabetically by title of the publication.
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Records are subject to the World Bank Policy on Access to Information.
Conditions governing reproduction
Records are subject to the Copyright Policy of the World Bank Group.
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Physical characteristics and technical requirements
An inventory list is available here.
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
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Description control area
Rules and/or conventions used
Internal World Bank Group Archives rules based on ISAD(G).
Level of detail
Dates of creation revision deletion
13 March 2008