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Nuclear weapons: Testing: General, 1962: 4 April-30 July and undated

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Digital Identifier:
JFKNSF-300-006
Title:
Nuclear weapons: Testing: General, 1962: 4 April-30 July and undated
Date(s) of Materials:
1962: 5 April-31 July
Folder Description:
This folder contains telegrams, memoranda, press releases, statements, and a briefing paper concerning atmospheric, underground, and underwater nuclear weapons testing; updates on a disarmament conference in Geneva, Switzerland; the Johnston Island and Christmas Island test areas; financing the nuclear test program; and radioactive Iodine from nuclear fallout. Also included in this folder is a report by the Federal Radiation Council entitled, “Health Implications of Fallout from Nuclear Weapons Testing,” and a report by the Foreign Broadcast Information Service entitled, “Foreign Radio and Press Reaction to U.S. High-Altitude Nuclear Testing.
Extent:
271 digital pages
Collection:
Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security Files
Finding Aid | Digitized Content
Series Number:
05.
Series Name:
Subjects.
Preferred Citation:
Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security Files. Subjects. Nuclear weapons: Testing: General, 1962: 4 April-30 July and undated
Physical Description:
271 digital pages
Media Type:
Paper
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