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National Security Action Memoranda [NSAM]: NSAM 198, Presidential Authorization for KINGFISH

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Digital Identifier:
JFKNSF-339-008
Title:
National Security Action Memoranda [NSAM]: NSAM 198, Presidential Authorization for KINGFISH
Date(s) of Materials:
October 1962: 4-24, undated
Folder Description:
This file contains copies of National Security Action Memoranda number 198 (NSAM 198) titled, “Presidential Authorization for KINGFISH,” to Secretary of Defense Robert S. McNamara, Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) Glenn T. Seaborg, and Administrator for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) James E. Webb from Carl Kaysen, Deputy Special Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs. Also included are a report and memoranda regarding anticipated effects from the KINGFISH test event.
Extent:
54 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 198, Presidential Authorization for KINGFISH. JFKNSF-339-008. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum
Subject(s):
Nuclear weapons
Contributor(s):
Kaysen, Carl, 1920-2010
Physical Description:
54 digital pages
Media Type:
Paper
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