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Foreign Service officers and Dept. of State officials oral history interviews, 1971-1988.

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Transcripts (typewritten) of tape-recorded interviews with U.S. Foreign Service officers and State Dept. officials who served during the Truman administration, including discussions of their careers before and after their service. Includes interviews with Dean Acheson, Theodore C. Achilles, J. Wesley Adams, Willis C. Armstrong, Harding F. Bancroft, Robert W. Barnett, Edward W. Barrett, Leland Barrows, Nathan M.
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Genre/Form: Interviews
Oral histories
Transcripts
Named Person: Dean Acheson; Theodore C Achilles; J Wesley Adams; Willis C Armstrong; Harding F Bancroft; Robert W Barnett; Edward W Barrett; Leland Barrows; Nathan M Becker; John M Begg; Donald C Blaisdell; Ralph Block; Merwin L Bohan
Document Type: Archival Material
OCLC Number: 28420003
Notes: In part, transcript (typewritten) of
This entry replaces MS 79-1703 and 82-1113.
Description: 110 items.

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Transcripts (typewritten) of tape-recorded interviews with U.S. Foreign Service officers and State Dept. officials who served during the Truman administration, including discussions of their careers before and after their service. Includes interviews with Dean Acheson, Theodore C. Achilles, J. Wesley Adams, Willis C. Armstrong, Harding F. Bancroft, Robert W. Barnett, Edward W. Barrett, Leland Barrows, Nathan M. Becker, John M. Begg, Daniel C. Blaisdell, Ralph Block, Merwin L. Bohan, Niles W. Bond, Ben Hill Brown, Winthrop G. Brown, David K.E. Bruce, Henry A. Byroade, W. Walton Butterworth, John Moors Cabot, Thomas Dudley Cabot, John Frank Cady, John Coert Campbell, Michael H. Cardozo, Honoré M. Catudal, O. Edmund Clubb, Emilio G. Collado, Joseph D. Coppock, Paul C. Daniels, Henry L. Deimel, John Sloan Dickey, William H. Draper, Elbridge Durbrow, Michael J. Dux, Robert H.S. Eakens, Mark F. Ethridge, Frank Whitson Fetter, Merrill C. Gay, W. Averell Harriman, Loy W. Henderson, John D. Hickerson, Harry N. Howard, Fisher Howe, Benjamin M. Hulley, Henry van Zile Hyde, Joseph E. Johnson, U. Alexis Johnson, John W. Jones, Charles P. Kindleberger, J. Burke Knapp, Perry Laukhoff, John M. Leddy, Geoffrey W. Lewis, and E. Allan Lightner.

Others include J. Noel Macy, John Maktos, Thomas C. Mann, Edwin M. Martin, Edward S. Mason, Elbert G. Mathews, Clifford Charles Matlock, H. Freeman Matthews, Orvil John McDiarmid, Jack K. McFall, George Crews McGhee, John F. Melby, Livingston T. Merchant, John J. Muccio, Henry F. Nichol, Paul H. Nitze, Frederick Nolting, John H. Ohly, J. Graham Parsons, Franklin W. Proctor, J. Henry Reiff, G. Frederick Reinhardt, James W. Riddleberger, Russell L. Riley, Arthur R. Ringwalt, Stuart W. Rockwell, Francis H. Russell, Charles E. Saltzman, William Sanders, Durward V. Sandifer, Joseph C. Satterthwaite, John S. Service, R. Burr Smith, Conrad E. Snow, Philip D. Sprouse, Leroy Dean Stinebower, Isaac N.P. Stokes, Willard Long Thorp, Benson E. Timmons, Philip H. Trezise, Raymond Vernon, Fletcher Warren, Richard Daniel Weigle, Ivan B. White, Fraser Wilkins, Evan M. Wilson, C. Tyler Wood, Edwin M. Wright, Arthur N. Young, and John Parke Young.

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