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TABLE OF CONTENTS


Descriptive Summary

Brief Biographical Sketch

Preliminary Scope and Contents Note

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

FOIA Documents

Interamerican Commission on Human Rights Documents

UUSC Central America Committee Records

The Benson Latin American Collection

Jennifer Harbury Papers

Preliminary Inventory



Descriptive Summary

Creator Harbury, Jennifer
Title Jennifer Harbury Papers
Dates: 1992-
Abstract Personal papers of activist and lawyer Jennifer Harbury document her efforts to discover the fate of her husband, Mayan Guatemalan guerrilla leader Efraín Bámaca Velásquez, and to pursue justice for his death in the early 1990s.
Accession No. 2013-02
OCLC Record No. N/A
Extent 35+ linear feet
Language English and Spanish
Repository Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin

Brief Biographical Sketch

Jennifer Harbury (b. 1951) is a U.S. lawyer and human rights activist. In 1992 her Guatemalan husband Efraín Bámaca Velásquez, a Mayan guerrilla leader, was disappeared and later killed in 1993. Harbury engaged the U.S. government and its involvement in the Guatemalan armed struggles to discover the fate of Bámaca, and continues her efforts to pursue justice for his death.

A fuller biographical sketch of Harbury will be forthcoming.

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Preliminary Scope and Contents Note

The personal papers of activist and lawyer Jennifer Harbury document her efforts to discover the fate of her husband, Mayan Guatemalan guerrilla leader Efraín Bámaca Velásquez, and to pursue justice for his death in the early 1990s. Records include documentation from the Interamerican Court and declassified U.S. government documents, among others.

Additions to the papers are ongoing, and processing and cataloging is incomplete.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Use Restrictions

Standard copyright restrictions apply.

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Index Terms

The Jennifer Harbury Papers are classified under the following Subject Headings:
Harbury, Jennifer -- Archives
Human rights -- Guatemala
Military assistance, American -- Guatemala
United States -- Foreign relations -- Guatemala

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cite as: Jennifer Harbury Papers, Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, the University of Texas at Austin.

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Box and Folder Inventory

 

FOIA Documents
Photocopied documents received by Harbury resulting from Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests.

box folder
1 1 Correspondence #1
2 Correspondence #2
3 Correspondence #3
4 Correspondence #4
5 Correspondence #5
6 Correspondence #6
7 Court Documents #1, Case No. 95-1431
8 Court Documents #2, Case No. 95-1431
9 CIA Correspondence #1
10 State Dept. Correspondence #1
box folder
2 1 CIA Court Documents, Pleadings, 95-1431
2 Appeal Letters
3 Documents, 1944
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3 Court Documents - Civil No. 97-0305
Court Documents #1
Court Documents #
Court Documents #3
Document Production
IOB v DOS DOD/IOB
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4 Documents - FOIA Released Documents
Documents - National Security Council Documents
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5 Harbury Document Production, CIA/DOA/DEA/DOS
Harbury Document Production, CIA/DOA/DEA/DOS
Harbury Document Production, CIA/DOA/DEA/DOS
Harbury Document Production, CIA/DOA/DEA/DOS
CT Docs, Case No. 96-0438
Court Documents #1
CMP Working File - Correspondence
Agency for International Development
Center Int'l Policy
CIA
Defense Department
Defense Intelligence Agency
Department of the Army
Intelligence Oversight Board
Justice Department
National Archives
National Security Agency
National Security Council
State Department
White House
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6 Documents - Response to FOIA Request
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7 1 FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 22
2 FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 23
3 FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 24
4 FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 25
5 FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 26
6 FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 27
7 FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 28
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8 Conflict Report/NBM #1
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9 1 FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 6
View PDF of this folder.
2 FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 7
View PDF of this folder.
3 FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 8
View PDF of this folder.
4 FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 9
View PDF of this folder.
5 FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 10
View PDF of this folder.
6 FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 11
View PDF of this folder.
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10 IOB v DOS DOD/IOB
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11 Documents Released
Pess - Articles #002
Extra Copies - Extra Correspondence #001
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12 BSL Working File
Airforce - Declaration of K Johnson
CIA Released Docs - 10/30/97
Declaration of G Winch - 10/30/98
DIA Docs - 1/27/99
Docs Released - 10/28/97
DOD - Declaration of R Novak
DOD - Declaration Vaughn Index (partial) 3/18/98
DOS Docs - 8/26/97 and 10/6/97
NSA Docs - 10/8/97
NSA Docs - 3/1/99
Research
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13 1 FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 1
2 FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 2
3 FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 3
4 FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 4
5 FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 5
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14 1 DOS Docs per 8/27/97 Appeal, 7/29/1998
2 CIA Docs, 8/28/1998
3 Dept. Of Air Forc and DOD Southcom Correspondence
4 CIA's Vaughn Index
5 Dept. of Army, S. Fisher Declaration
6 DOD Docs, 3/18/1998
7 DOS, Grafeld Declaration
8 DOS, Grafeld Declaration continued
9 DOS Docs, 9/30/1998
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15 Correspondence - Correspondence FOIA Request
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16 Documents - Documents Released State Department
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17 Documents Produced by Defendant - Bates Label FOIA Released Documents
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18 FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 17
FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 18
FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 19
FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 20
FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 21
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19 Latest DOS Document/FOIA Production
Latest DOS Document/FOIA Production
CIA FOIA Production
Document Production
IOB v DOS DOD/IOB
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20 Research
Extra Copies - Extra Correspondence #003
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21 FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 12
FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 13
FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 14
FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 15
FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 16
box folder
22 1 FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 29
2 FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 30
3 FOIA Released Documents, Vol. 31
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23 Documents - FOIA Released Documents
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24 Documents - State Department Documents
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25 Documents 1992-1995
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26 Document Production
Press - Articles #003
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27 Press - New Press Releases
Witness File - Testimony of S Cabrera - 10/94
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28 Extra Copies - Extra Correspondence #002
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29 Documents - FOIA Documents
Research
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30 Drafts - CIA Complaint Draft
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31 Correspondence
Correspondence - June 2004 Request for Affidavit by J. Harbury
Documents - Video Tapes
Documents - Binder: Harbury Materials
Documents - L Perrin Working File FOIA Request
O. Dunlap Working Binders
CIA Letters
DOD Letters
DOJ, AID, WH NA, etc.
U.S. Southern Command Letters
USIA Letters
O. Dunlap Working Binders
DEA Letters
Defense Intelligence Agency Letters
FBI Letters
IOB Correspondence
NSA Letters
NSC Letters
U.S. Army Intelligence Letters

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Interamerican Commission on Human Rights Documents

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1-2 Interamerican Commission on Human Rights Documents

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UUSC Central America Committee Records

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1 Unitarian Universalist Service Committee, Southern California Unit, Central America Committee Records

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