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National Security Action Memoranda [NSAM]: NSAM 197, (a) Improved Procedure—Communication to Other Countries of RD on Nuclear Weapons, (b) Approved Determinations for France, Italy, and the Netherlands

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    Digital Identifier:
    JFKNSF-339-007
    Title:
    National Security Action Memoranda [NSAM]: NSAM 197, (a) Improved Procedure—Communication to Other Countries of RD on Nuclear Weapons, (b) Approved Determinations for France, Italy, and the Netherlands
    Date(s) of Materials:
    15 December 1961-14 March 1964, undated
    Folder Description:
    This file contains drafts and copies of National Security Action Memoranda number 197 (NSAM 197) titled, “(a) Improved Procedure—Communication to Other Countries of RD on Nuclear Weapons, (b) Approved Determinations for France, Italy, and the Netherlands,” to Secretary of Defense Robert S. McNamara and Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) Glenn T. Seaborg from Carl Kaysen, Deputy Special Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs.
    Extent:
    39 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. National Security Action Memoranda [NSAM]: NSAM 197, (a) Improved Procedure—Communication to Other Countries of RD on Nuclear Weapons, (b) Approved Determinations for France, Italy, and the Netherlands. JFKNSF-339-007. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum
    Contributor(s):
    Kaysen, Carl, 1920-2010
    Physical Description:
    39 digital pages
    Media Type:
    Paper
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