Archives

NATO: Weapons: Cables: France, July 1962-May 1963 (3 of 3 folders)

    About Folder

    Digital Identifier:
    JFKNSF-226-005
    Title:
    NATO: Weapons: Cables: France, July 1962-May 1963 (3 of 3 folders)
    Date(s) of Materials:
    1963: 31 January-31 May, undated
    Folder Description:
    This folder contains memoranda and telegrams regarding a French nuclear program, United States nuclear assistance to France, and nuclear testing by France in the Pacific Ocean. Of note are a memorandum of conversations between French Minister of Foreign Affairs Maurice Couve de Murville and Under Secretary of State George Ball discussing nuclear policy, trade negotiations, and monetary policy; and a report by the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) titled, “The French Nuclear Strike Program.” Also included in this folder is an organizational chart of the CEA (French Atomic Energy Commission). This folder contains French-language materials.
    Extent:
    90 digital pages
    Collection:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security Files
    Finding Aid | Digitized Content
    Series Number:
    02.
    Preferred Citation:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security Files. Regional Security Files. NATO: Weapons: Cables: France, July 1962-May 1963 (3 of 3 folders). JFKNSF-226-005. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum
    Place(s):
    France
    Physical Description:
    90 digital pages
    Media Type:
    Paper
    Use Restriction Note:
    Some of the archival materials in this collection may be subject to copyright or other intellectual property restrictions. Users of these materials are advised to determine the copyright status of any document from which they wish to publish.
    Copyright Notice:
    Documents in this collection that were prepared by officials of the United States as part of their official duties are in the public domain.
    Some of the archival materials in this collection may be subject to copyright or other intellectual property restrictions. Users of these materials are advised to determine the copyright status of any document from which they wish to publish.

    The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction.
    One of these specified conditions is that the photocopy or reproduction is not to be "used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship, or research." If a user makes a request for, or later uses, a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excesses of "fair use," that user may be liable for copyright infringement. This institution reserves the right to refuse to accept a copying order if, in its judgment, fulfillment of the order would involve violation of copyright law. The copyright law extends its protection to unpublished works from the moment of creation in a tangible form.