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Edmund S. Muskie Papers, Series X: Nestle Infant Formula Audit Commission (NIFAC)

Identifier: MC105.10

Series Overview

Edmund S. Muskie served as the chairman of the Nestle Infant Formula Audit Commission (NIFAC), which was established to review complaints that Nestle Corporation had violated World Health Organization guidelines on the marketing of breast-milk substitutes in developing countries. This series contains the records of the commission, Muskie's personal records related to the commission, and the records of several other commission members.


  • 1978-1994


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Copyright Notice

The collection is the physical property of Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library. Bates College holds literary rights only for material created by College personnel working on official behalf of the College, or for material which was given to the College with such rights specifically assigned. For all other material, literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. Researchers are responsible for obtaining permission from rights holders for publication or other purposes that exceed fair use.


11 Linear Feet (222 manuscript boxes)

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Series Arrangement

This series is arranged by type of record or origin of files (provenance).


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Repository Details

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