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United Nations official

Harvey Russell Wellman, American United Nations official. Bar: New York 1941. Member Association American Rhodes Scholars, Oxford Society, Brasenose Society, Phi Beta Kappa, Order of Coif, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Wellman, Harvey Russell was born on November 16, 1916 in Perry, New York, United States. Son of George Clarke and Charlotte (Fisher) Wellman.

Education

AB, Cornell Univercity, 1937; Juris Doctor, Cornell Univercity, 1940; Bachelor of Arts (Rhodes scholar), University of Oxford, 1939; Master of Arts, University of Oxford, 1944.

Career

With, Mudge, Stern, Williams & Tucier, New York City, 1940-1942; member, United States Auxiliary Foreign Svc., 1942-1945; officer-in-charge Caribbean affairs, Department State, 1951-1954; student, North Atlantic Treaty Organization Defense College, 1954-1955; special assistant to ambassador, American embassy, Paris, 1956-1957; counselor economics affairs, American embassy, Oslo, 1957-1960; counselor political affairs, American embassy, Havana, 1960-1961; director Office E. Coast Affairs, Bureau Inter-American Affairs, Department State, 1961-1963; deputy director personnel, Department State, 1963-1964; director, Department State, 1964-1965; counselor, deputy chief mission, American embassy, Lisbon, 1965-1969; diplomat-in-residence, Adjunct Professor political science, U. Rhode Island, 1969-1970; special assistant to secretary of state for narcotic matters, 1970-1974; deputy executive director, United Nations Fund for Drug Abuse Control, 1974-1978.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1941.

Membership

Member Association American Rhodes Scholars, Oxford Society, Brasenose Society, Phi Beta Kappa, Order of Coif, Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

Married Helen Louise Strong Tewell, October 9, 1945. Children: Karen, Judith, Clarke, Christine, Charlotte.

father:
George Clarke Wellman

mother:
Charlotte (Fisher) Wellman

spouse:
Helen Louise Strong Tewell

children:
Christine Wellman

Clarke Wellman

Charlotte Wellman

Judith Wellman

Karen Wellman