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President's Science Advisory Committee (PSAC), 1961: May-December

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    Digital Identifier:
    JFKPOF-086a-003
    Title:
    President's Science Advisory Committee (PSAC), 1961: May-December
    Date(s) of Materials:
    14 April 1959-18 December 1961
    Folder Description:
    This folder contains material collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning the President's Science Advisory Committee (PSAC). Materials concern Project Vanguard, Project West Ford, environmental health, a status report on activities of the PSAC, a list of possible projects between the United States and the Soviet Union, and a report on large rocket boosters for space exploration. Also included in this folder is a report by President of the American Electric Power Company Philip Sporn regarding the economic distress in the coal mining industry and its effect on coal mining regions.
    Extent:
    96 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. President's Science Advisory Committee (PSAC), 1961: May-December
    Contributor(s):
    Sporn, Philip
    Place(s):
    Soviet Union
    Physical Description:
    96 digital pages
    Media Type:
    Paper
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