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Staff memoranda: Rostow, Walt W., December 1960-June 1961

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    Digital Identifier:
    JFKNSF-323-006
    Title:
    Staff memoranda: Rostow, Walt W., December 1960-June 1961
    Date(s) of Materials:
    3 December 1960-21 June 1961, undated
    Folder Description:
    This folder contains memoranda from Walt Rostow, Deputy Special Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs, to President John F. Kennedy and McGeorge Bundy, Special Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs. Topics include the threat of communism, guerilla warfare, Vietnam, and policy planning. Also included in this folder is a copy of a speech given by Rostow on disarmament at the 6th Pugwash Conference held in Moscow. Of note is a letter to Rostow from Massachuetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Professor Leon Trilling regarding the Soviet Union’s space program.
    Extent:
    65 digital pages
    Collection:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security Files
    Finding Aid | Digitized Content
    Series Number:
    06.
    Preferred Citation:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security Files. Meetings and Memoranda. Staff memoranda: Rostow, Walt W., December 1960-June 1961. JFKNSF-323-006. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum
    Physical Description:
    65 digital pages
    Media Type:
    Paper
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