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    Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR): Subjects: Khrushchev Correspondence: Vol. I-A, 1961: 20 January-16 October
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security Files23 April 1959-28 February 1962, undated

    This folder contains correspondence between President John F. Kennedy and Soviet Union Premier Nikita Khrushchev. Topics include relations between the United States and Soviet Union, Berlin and German unification, disarmament, nuclear testing, Laos, space flights, and the Bay of Pigs invasion. Also included in this folder are letters from Premier K...

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    Cuba: General, 1961: January-April
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security Files1961: 27 January-28 April, undated

    This folder contains memoranda regarding Cuba including the United States-backed invasion near the Bay of Pigs, Cuba’s standing with the OAS (Organization of American States), U.S. policy towards Cuba, and the administration of Cuban Prime Minister Fidel Castro and plans for his removal from office. Also included in this folder is a memorandum to t...

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    National Security Action Memoranda [NSAM]: NSAM 38, Questions Arising from CIA Support of Certain Activities
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security FilesApril 1961: 13-15, undated

    This folder contains a copy of National Security Action Memoranda number 38 (NSAM 38) titled, “Questions Arising from CIA Support of Certain Activities,” to Director of the Bureau of the Budget David Bell from McGeorge Bundy, Special Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs. Of note is a memorandum from Bundy to Secretary of State D...

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    National Security Council meetings, 1961: No. 478, 22 April 1961
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security FilesApril 1961: 20-22

    This folder contains an agenda and a Record of Actions, including a list of attendees, for the 478th meeting of the National Security Council (NSC). The meeting focused on United States policy towards Cuba in light of the recent U.S. invasion near the Bay of Pigs.

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    National Security Action Memoranda [NSAM]: NSAM 46, Attitude of Various Governments During the Cuban Crisis
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security Files25 April 1961

    This folder contains a copy of National Security Action Memoranda number 46 (NSAM 46) titled, “Attitude of Various Governments During the Cuban Crisis,” to Secretary of State Dean Rusk from McGeorge Bundy, Special Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs.

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    Congressional mail: General, 6 July 1961-27 February 1963
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security Files6 July 1961-27 February 1963

    This folder contains a letter, a press release, and memoranda concerning congressional hearings, accomplishments, and bipartisanship; balance of payments; economic stimulation; foreign policy; and the Bay of Pigs invasion in Cuba.

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    Standing Group meetings: General: Meeting II, 16 April 1963: Part B
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security Files20 November 1962-19 April 1963

    This folder contains background material for meeting number two of the National Security Council (NSC) Standing Group. Materials include excerpts of news conferences, speeches, and television interviews given by President John F. Kennedy regarding United States policy towards Cuba, the Bay of Pigs incident, the Soviet Union presence in Cuba, and U....

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