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Ailes talks about the organization of the government’s civil defense efforts, and also touches on issues of civil rights and discrimination in the military.
In this interview Fitzgerald discusses his first time meeting John F. Kennedy [JFK]; JFK’s campaign visit to South Dakota in September 1960; the importance of agriculture in JFK’s Administration; the reaction to JFK’s death in agricultural fields; and the role of agricultural committees in civil defense, among other issues.
Kaysen discusses his role as Deputy Special Assistant, strategic retaliatory forces and retaliatory missile defense, the Congo, Civil Defense, balance of payments, and the Basic National Security Policy [BNSP], among other issues.
Pittman discusses Administration support for civil defense programs and the construction of federally funded community fallout shelters, among other issues.
This interview focuses on the space race, civil defense, and the missile gap, among other issues.
This folder contains a letter to Joseph P. Kennedy, Sr. from James M. Landis, Director of the United States Office of Civil Defense, urging Kennedy to accept a position as the office's regional director.
This folder contains briefing papers concerning child welfare, civil defense, conflicts of interest, conventional weapons and non-nuclear deterrence, crime, defense, and depressed areas from Senator John F. Kennedy’s 1960 presidential campaign.
This folder contains briefing papers concerning Africa, air pollution, airlift, Arab States and U.S. policy, B-70 bomber, Belgian Congo, budget policies, Canada, child welfare, civil defense, Communist China and Formosa, conflict of interest, conventional weapons and non-nuclear deterrence from Senator John F. Kennedy’s 1960 presidential campaign.
This folder contains material collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning the Office of Emergency Planning (OEP). Topics include proposed stockpile legislation, the barter program, a meeting of the Civil Defense Advisory Council, and the need for greater OEP appropriations for personnel. Also include...
This folder contains material collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning Canada. Materials include correspondence between President Kennedy and Governor General of Canada Georges P. Vanier and Prime Minister of Canada John G. Diefenbaker; a summary of Canada’s civil defense program; and memoranda re...
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