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Defense, 1961: September-December

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    Digital Identifier:
    JFKPOF-077-007
    Title:
    Defense, 1961: September-December
    Date(s) of Materials:
    1961: 1 September-14 December, undated
    Folder Description:
    This folder contains material collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning the Department of Defense. Topics include civil defense, the establishment of Logistics Management Institute to improve the procurement of defense supplies, and the reorganization of Army National Guard and Reserves. Of note is a memorandum to the President from Secretary of Defense Robert S. McNamara regarding the Department of Defense FY 1963 budget and the 1963-1967 defense program. Also included in this folder is a memorandum to the President from McNamara regarding a military build-up and possible action in Europe.
    Extent:
    99 digital pages
    Collection:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.
    Finding Aid | Digitized Content
    Series Number:
    07.
    Preferred Citation:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files. Departments and Agencies. Defense, 1961: September-December
    Physical Description:
    99 digital pages
    Media Type:
    Paper
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