Malaya/Malaysia, 1961-1963

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Title
Malaya/Malaysia, 1961-1963
Collection
Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.
Finding Aid | Digitized Content
Digital Identifier
JFKPOF-121b-009
Date(s) of Materials
27 January 1961-5 November 1963
Folder Description
This folder contains materials collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning the Federation of Malaya, a federation that existed from 31 January 1948 until 16 September 1963 (and was later superseded by Malaysia). Materials in this folder include memoranda, a briefing paper, a Time magazine article, a letter of credence from Malay Ambassador to the United States Ong Yoke Lin, biographical information on Ambassador Ong Yoke Lin, and correspondence between President Kennedy and Malay officials, including Yang di-Pertuan Agong Syed Putra Jamalullail; Tunku Abdul Rahman, first Prime Minister of the Federation of Malaysia; and Tuanku Abdul Rahman, first Head of State (Yang di-Pertuan Agong) of Malaya and Yang di-Pertuan Besar of Negeri Sembilan. This folder contains some Malay-language material.
Extent / Physical Description
57 digital pages
Series
Series 09. Countries.
Preferred Citation
Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files. Countries. Malaya/Malaysia, 1961-1963
Place(s)
Contributor(s)
Tsiranana, Philibert, 1912-1978
Media Type
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