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Declassified Documents - Fiscal Year 2013

 

This selection of documents was declassified 10/1/12 - 9/30/13 and includes materials declassified in part as well as those declassified in their entirety.

PSB D-21/Germany/BerlinDefense MattersPsychological Warfare/Strategy
Intelligence MattersNSC 5412Middle East/Far EastSingapore/Malaya

PSB D-21/Germany/Berlin

Appendix, Guidance for the Peacetime Conduct of Military Activities in Support of U.S. National Strategy with Respect to Germany [NSC Staff Papers, PSB Central Files, Box 12, PSB 091 Germany (5)]

Memcon with Mr. Lewis and Mr. Kellerman, Dept. of State GERMANY re D-21 Implementation, January 22, 1953 [NSC Staff Papers, PSB Central Files, Box 12, PSB 091 Germany (5)]

Memcon with Henry Kellerman, Public Affairs Officer for the Bureau of Germany Affairs, after return from extended visit to Germany, January 15, 1953 [NSC Staff Papers, PSB Central Files, Box 12, PSB 091 Germany (5)]

Defense Matters

Memo re Marshal Juin's offer to resign his NATO post, and the French government's consideration of removing Juin, April 4, 1954 [J. Lawton Collins Papers, Series II, Box 17, Gruenther Alfred 1941 and 1947-1956 (1)]

CIA Special Estimate, Soviet Capabilities for Attack on the U.S. Through Mid-1955, 1953 [NSC Staff Papers, NSC Registry Series, Box 4, Special Estimates 5-15 (3)]

Discussion at the June 30 253rd Meeting of the National Security Council, July 1, 1955 (additional portions released re Soviet nuclear testing and capabilities) [Eisenhower's Papers as President, NSC Series, Box 7, 253rd Meeting of the NSC]

Net Evaluation Subcommittee Appraisal of Relative Merits, From the Point of View of Effective Deterrence, of Alternative Retaliatory Efforts (includes list of subcommittee members; Annex A, Terms of Reference; Annex B, Coordinated Intelligence Assumptions; Annex C, Objectives, Concepts and Damage Criteria for the Development of Target Systems; Annex D, Derivation of Factors; and Appendix 1 to Annex D, Application of Factors) (declassified in part; totals 120 pages; please contact Library staff for copy)

Psychological Warfare/Strategy

Five documents regarding the Scripps/Friendship Balloon Lift Project, February 1953 [NSC Staff Papers, PSB Central Files, Box 28, PSB 452.4]

Intelligence Matters

Sixth Report to the President by the President's Board of Consultants on Foreign Intelligence Activities (Hull Board), September 10, 1960 [Office of the Special Assistant for National Security Affairs, Special Assistant Series, Presidential Subseries, Box 5, 1960 Meetings with President Vol. 2 (6)]

NSC 5412

Memo re meeting of the 5412 group with reference to the deception project, June 19, 1957 [Office of the Special Assistant for National Security Affairs, Special Assistant Series, Chronological Subseries, Box 5, June 1957 (4)]

Memo of meeting with the President re 5412 activities with respect to Tibet, September 15, 1960 [Office of the Special Assistant for National Security Affairs, Special Assistant Series, Presidential Subseries, Box 5, 1960 Meetings with President Vol. 2 (6)]

Middle East/Far East

Memo from Allen Dulles, DCI, to National Security Council re CIA Assessment of Reactions to ROK Participation in the Indochina War, paragraph on the United Kingdom, undated [Office of the Special Assistant for National Security Affairs, NSC Series, Policy Papers Subseries, Box 10, NSC 5416]

Synopsis of State and Intelligence material reported to the President, paragraph on Iran, October 22-27, 1959 [DDE’s Papers as President, DDE Diaries Series, Box 45, Briefings October 1959]

Singapore/Malaya

Outline Plan of Operations with Respect to Singapore and the Federation of Malaya, NSC 5612/1 and NSC 5602/1, January 8, 1957, 13 pages [National Security Council Staff Papers, OCB Central Files, OCB 091 Malaya (5)]

Outline Plan of Operations with Respect to Singapore and the Federation of Malaya, NSC 5612/1 and NSC 5602/1, January 11, 1957, 15 pages [National Security Council Staff Papers, OCB Central Files, OCB 091 Malaya (5)]