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    Gordon Chase Personal Papers
    1961-1966

    Papers, 1961-1966. Government official. Member, National Security Council staff (1962-1966). Chronological file of correspondence and memorandums and personal files.

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    C. Douglas Dillon Oral History Interview - JFK #4, 8/4/1964
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection4 August 1964

    Dillon discusses his work in areas of foreign policy and his involvement with Cuban Missile Crisis, among other issues.

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    C. Douglas Dillon Oral History Interview - JFK #5, 8/4/1964
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection4 August 1964

    Dillon discusses his work on the National Security Council during the Cuban Missile Crisis and the Berlin crisis of 1961, among other issues.

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    Michael V. Forrestal Oral History Interview - JFK #1, 4/8/1964
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection8 April 1964

    Forrestal dicusses his recruitment to the White House, calls from JFK regarding news items in Vietnam, and Secretary of State diplomatic appointments, among other issues.

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    Michael V. Forrestal Oral History Interview - JFK#3, 8/14/1964
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection14 August 1964

    Forrestal discusses ambassador’s role in Vietnam, the strategic hamlet program, the August 24th telegram and escalating tensions, among other issues.

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    Robert W. Komer Oral History Interview - JFK #1, 6/18/1964
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection18 June 1964

    In this interview Komer discusses John F. Kennedy’s [JFK] stance on U.S. foreign policy during his presidency; JFK’s affinity for preventive diplomacy; comparisons between JFK and previous Presidents on foreign policy focus; JFK’s intellectual curiosity and “flair for detail,” and his willingness to make the unpopular decision, among other issues.

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    Robert W. Komer Oral History Interview - JFK #2, 7/16/1964
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection16 July 1964

    In this interview Komer discusses John F. Kennedy’s [JFK] personal diplomacy with the United Arab Republic [UAR] through letters; normalizing U.S.-Egypt relations; the Yemen conflict and U.S. interests; negotiating Yemen with M. Harold Macmillan and the attempt to have the United Kingdom recognize the Yemen Republic; dealing with Gamal Abdel Nasser...

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    Robert W. Komer Oral History Interview - JFK #3, 9/3/1964
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection3 September 1964

    In this interview Komer discusses negotiating disengagement with Gamal Abdel Nasser and Faisal, King of Saudi Arabia; John F. Kennedy’s [JFK] involvement in the Yemen crisis and the negotiations with Nasser and Faisal; U.S. New Guinea policy and the Dutch-Indonesian conflict; JFK and counterinsurgency; Komer and police programs as part of U.S. coun...

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    Robert W. Komer Oral History Interview - JFK #4, 10/31/1964
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection31 October 1964

    In this interview Komer discusses President John F. Kennedy’s [JFK] interest in Indonesia and Iran; U.S.-Indonesian relations; the Indian Ocean and Iran task forces; JFK’s contact with the Iranian Shah; Pakistani-Afghani disputes; U.S. aid to Afghanistan; Komer’s attempt to revamp the military aid program; McGeorge Bundy and Walt W. Rostow as Presi...

  • Oral History Interview (this link takes you to the interview summary and, if available, the electronic transcript)
    Robert W. Komer Oral History Interview - JFK #5, 12/22/1969
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection22 December 1969

    In this interview Komer discusses working with McGeorge Bundy; the “inner circle” of the Bundy State Department; Komer’s major contacts; the intelligence system; the power and responsibilities of the State Department; how Bundy screened what President John F. Kennedy [JFK] would see; relations with other key officials; Robert F. Kennedy and foreign...

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