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Declassified Documents - Fiscal Year 2010

 

This selection of documents was declassified 10/1/09 - 9/30/10 and includes materials declassified in part as well as those declassified in their entirety.

USSRMiddle EastSoutheast AsiaLatin AmericaFar East
NATOPsychological StrategyIntelligenceCommunism
CottonMinerals StockpilingLabor IssuesMilitary Assistance

 

USSR

NSC Intelligence Directive No. 13, Exploitation of Soviet and Satellite Defectors Outside the U.S., January 19, 1950 [OSANSA, NSC Series, Policy Papers Subseries, Box 20, NSC 5706/2 Defectors, Escapees and Refugees from Communist Areas (3)]

NSC Report on U.S. Policy on Soviet and Satellite Defectors, April 3, 1951 [NSC Staff Papers, Disaster File Series, Box 41, Refugees, Escapees and Exchanges (1)]

Memo re CIA estimate of probable consequences of the death of Stalin, April 10, 1953 [NSC Staff Papers, Special Staff File, Box 7, Special Staff Memos (2)]

Progress report on implementation of U.S. policy on Soviet and satellite defectors, July 2, 1953 [OSANSA, NSC Series, Policy Papers Subseries, Box 1, NSC 86/1 Defectors, Escapees and Refugees from Communist Areas]

Report of the Net Capabilities Evaluation Subcommittee, November 3, 1954 [NSC Staff Papers, Disaster File Series, Box 37, Net Evaluation Subcommittee (3)]

Middle East

DDE Diary Notes (page 10 re Iran), October 8, 1953 [DDE’s Papers as President, DDE Diaries Series, Box 4, DDE Diary Oct.-Dec. 1953]

An Appraisal of U.S. Interests and Policies in the Middle East 1967-75, February 15, 1967 [Robert Anderson Papers, Box 147, Middle East 1967 (3)]

Southeast Asia

Progress report on U.S. objectives with respect to Southeast Asia, July 30, 1954 [NSC Staff Papers, OCB Central File Series, Box 79, OCB 091 Southeast Asia File #2 (1)]

Memo regarding suggested policy on sale of arms and war materials to Burma, August 17, 1954 [NSC Staff Papers, OCB Central File Series, Box 25, OCB 091 Burma File #1 (1)]

Memo regarding suggested policy on sale of arms and war materials to Burma, September 21, 1954 [NSC Staff Papers, OCB Central File Series, Box 25, OCB 091 Burma File #1 (1)]

Report on analysis of internal security situation in Burma, November 16, 1955 [NSC Staff Papers, OCB Central File Series, Box 25, OCB 091 Burma File #1 (6)]

Latin America

NSC Progress Report on U.S. Policy toward Latin America, September 11, 1957 [NSC Staff Papers, Disaster File Series, Box 63, Latin America (3)]

Memo #1 of meeting regarding the Kennedy Administration’s policy toward Cuba, March 12, 1962 [Robert Anderson Papers, Box 71, Cuba (1)]

Memo #2 of meeting regarding the Kennedy Administration’s policy toward Cuba, March 12, 1962 [Robert Anderson Papers, Box 71, Cuba (1)]

Memo of discussion with John Stephens of Bank of England regarding Cuba, December 11, 1960 [Robert Anderson Papers, Box 73, Gold-British Discussions Oct.-Dec. 1960]

Far East

Report on Far Eastern trip, June 2, 1955 [DDE’s Papers as President, Administration Series, Box 30, Reed Philip]

NATO

Summary of M-Day major combat units, land forces, Central Region, no date [Lauris Norstad Papers, Box 109, Secretary of Defense (3)]

Memo regarding France, January 14, 1959 [Lauris Norstad Papers, Box 87, France Problems 1958-59 (3)]

Letter regarding “De Gaulle Plan,” January 15, 1959 [Lauris Norstad Papers, Box 87, France Problems 1958-59 (3)]

Biographies of representatives, Ministerial Meeting of the North Atlantic Council, April 2-4, 1959 [DDE’s Papers as President, Administration Series, Box 27, NATO Meeting April 1959]

Telegram regarding tripartite demonstrations of determination re Berlin, July 23, 1959 [Lauris Norstad Papers, Box 86, Berlin-Live Oak 1958-60 (2)]

Letter re LIVE OAK, August 17, 1959 [Lauris Norstad Papers, Box 86, Berlin-Live Oak 1958-60 (2)]

Letter regarding garrisons in the Middle and Far East theatres, March 24, 1960 [Lauris Norstad Papers, Box 87, Forces (4)]

Memo on Berlin contingency planning, August 30, 1961 [Lauris Norstad Papers, Box 86, Berlin-Live Oak 1961 thru 30 August (1)]

Message regarding Berlin Command (Steinstucken), September 5, 1961 [Lauris Norstad Papers, Box 110, Secretary of State (1)]

Telegram regarding Berlin, September 19, 1961 [Lauris Norstad Papers, Box 86, Berlin-Live Oak 1961 1 Sept.-31 Dec. (4)]

Telegram regarding LIVE OAK, October 16, 1961 [Lauris Norstad Papers, Box 86, Berlin-Live Oak 1961 1 Sept.-31 Dec. (3)]

Psychological Strategy

Memo regarding the implementation of PSB D-27 Japan, April 8, 1953 [NSC Staff Papers, PSB Central File Series, Box 13, PSB 091 Japan (3)]

Memo regarding Psychological Strategy Program for Japan, April 9, 1953 [NSC Staff Papers, PSB Central File Series, Box 13, PSB 091 Japan (3)]

Report on Psychological Supporting Plan, no date (May 1953) [NSC Staff Papers, Disaster File Series, Box 34, International Military Organizations VFC (2)]

Progress Report on U.S. Psychological Strategy based on Thailand, February 26, 1954 [NSC Staff Papers, Disaster File Series, Box 62, Thailand (2)]

Intelligence

Memo regarding screening of cables and despatches, February 2, 1953 [NSC Staff Papers, PSB Central Files Series, Box 20, PSB 311.21 Telegrams]

Memo of Discussion regarding the Asia Foundation and the Congress of Cultural Freedom, January 23, 1959 [DDE’s Papers as President, NSC Series, Box 11, Special Meeting of NSC 1/22/59]

Communism

Report of NSC 1290d Working Group, February 16, 1955 [NSC Staff Papers, OCB Central File Series, Box 16, OCB 014.12 Internal Security File #1 (3)]

Report to the NSC pursuant to NSC action 1290-d, World Communism, September 12, 1955 [NSC Staff Papers, OCB Central File Series, Box 17, OCB 014.12 Internal Security File #1 (9)]

Report on analysis of internal security situation in Burma, November 16, 1955 [NSC Staff Papers, OCB Central File Series, Box 25, OCB 091 Burma File #1 (6)]

Report to the NSC Pursuant to NSC Action 1290-d, World Communism, November 23, 1955 [NSC Staff Papers, Disaster File Series, Box 32, Internal Security-Foreign Constabulary Forces (1)]

Cotton

Memcon regarding Cottonier matter, January 25, 1956 [Dennis FitzGerald Papers, Box 23, Telephone Conversations January 1956 (1)]

Minerals Stockpiling

Memo regarding stockpiling program, January 13, 1956 [OSANSA, Special Assistant Series, Subject Subseries, Box 9, Stockpile October 1954-January 1956]

Labor Issues

Diary Notes of October 8, 1953 regarding labor issues, Earl Warren, Trieste, Iran and Korea [DDE’s Papers as President, DDE Diary Series, Box 4, DDE Diary Oct.-Dec. 1953]

Military Assistance

Memo re military assistance programs in Spain, Ethiopia, Indonesia, Latin America, Southeast Asia and the Far East, no date [U.S. President’s Committee on Information Activities Abroad, Box 2, Map Training #10 (5)]