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    Automatic downgrading and declassification of sensitive information, 1961-1963
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security Files19 September 1961-27 February 1963

    This folder contains memoranda and correspondence concerning the Atomic Energy Commission’s opposition to E.O. 10964, an Executive order requiring the automatic downgrading and declassification of information based on the passage of time.

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    Civil defense: General, 1961: 28 October-12 November
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security Files1961: 28 October-10 November

    This folder contains memoranda concerning civil defense, a fallout shelter program, and a pamphlet prepared by the Atomic Energy Commission for the Department of Defense entitled, “Fallout Protection – What to Know About Nuclear Attack – What to Do About It.”

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    Nuclear weapons: Testing, October 1961: 30-31
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security FilesOctober 1961: 30-31

    This folder contains a press release concerning the Soviet Union’s detonation of an atmospheric nuclear weapon and correspondence regarding the Atomic Energy Commission’s progress in nuclear weapons testing. Also included in this folder is a transcript from a “Meet the Press” interview with Dr. Glenn T. Seaborg, chairman of the Atomic Energy Commis...

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Civil defense: General, 1962, Part I
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security Files1962: 18 January-28 October, undated

    This folder contains memoranda and correspondence concerning civil defense and a pamphlet prepared by the Atomic Energy Commission for the Department of Defense entitled, “Fallout Protection – What to Know About Nuclear Attack – What to Do About It.”

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Private ownership of special nuclear material
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security Files19 February 1962-31 January 1963, undated

    This folder contains memoranda from numerous government departments and agencies regarding legislation proposed by the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) for the private ownership of special nuclear materials and the civilian nuclear power program.

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    Nuclear weapons: Testing: Operation DOMINIC, February 1962-April 1963
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security Files21 February 1962-15 April 1963

    This folder contains memoranda and reports concerning atmospheric nuclear weapons test series Operation DOMINIC, conducted at Johnston Island and Christmas Island.

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    Nuclear weapons: Testing: Operation DOMINIC: Test bulletins, 1962: April-November
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security Files1962: 10 April-5 November

    This folder consists of status reports and bulletins containing results of the Operation DOMINIC series of nuclear weapons tests conducted at Johnston Island and Christmas Island.

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    Nuclear weapons: Testing: Nevada test sites: NOUGAT test bulletins, 1962: April-July
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security Files1962: 13 April-3 July

    This folder consists of bulletins containing results of the NOUGAT series of nuclear weapons tests conducted in Nevada.

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Nuclear weapons: Testing: Operation DOMINIC: Operations bulletins, 1962: April-November
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security Files1962: 27 April-4 November

    This folder consists of operations bulletins concerning specific tests in the Operation DOMINIC series of nuclear weapons tests conducted at Johnston Island and Christmas Island.

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Nuclear weapons: Testing: General, 1962: August-December and undated
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security Files1962: 28 May-26 December

    This folder contains memoranda, press releases, letters, and telegrams concerning atmospheric, underground, and underwater nuclear weapons testing; the effects of high-altitude nuclear tests; efforts by the United States and Great Britain to negotiate a nuclear test ban treaty at the Geneva Disarmament Conference in Geneva, Switzerland; the Johnsto...

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