Pan American Union


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Pan American Union

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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the secretariat and major official agency of the Organization of American States
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Noun1.Pan American Union - the administrative agency of the Organization of American StatesPan American Union - the administrative agency of the Organization of American States
secretariat, secretariate - an administrative unit responsible for maintaining records and other secretarial duties; especially for international organizations
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(24) See Gilbert Chase, Partial List of Latin American Music Obtainable in the United States, With a Supplementary List of Books and Phonograph Records (Music Division, Pan American Union, 1942); A Guide to Latin American Music (The Library of Congress, 1945).
The Credit Union of the Pan American Union (PAU)--now the OAS Staff Federal Credit Union--was founded in May 1962 when 25 staff members carne together to form the entity, each making a minimum deposit of five dollars.
A few individual libraries developed their own index of serials, the most extensive being the index from the Pan American Union Library.
It provides new insights on the real meaning of Jamestown, colonial racial intermingling, complex urban identities, the gothic side of conquest, the development of an "American Mediterranean," the complex and disparate forces within Reconstruction, the ever-shifting spaces between Central America and the Southern US, Paul Robeson's representations of New World racism, literature with African American and Latin American influences, US efforts at cultural diplomacy, the Pan American Union, African Americans in comics and film, the Islamic in the literature of the Americas, observations about the hemispheres by Yamashita, and the experiences of Latinos in Canada.

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