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The Development of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)

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1948

Memo, Clark Clifford to Harry S. Truman
       ca. 1948    View (5 pages)    |    (PDF)

1949

January

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       January 5, 1949    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       January 7, 1949    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       January 10, 1949    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Revised Draft of the North Atlantic Security Arrangement
       January 14, 1949    View (15 pages)    |    (PDF)

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       January 27, 1949    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

February

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       February 2, 1949    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       February 3, 1949    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       February 15, 1949    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       February 28, 1949    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

March

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       March 2, 1949    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       March 7, 1949    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       March 9, 1949    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       March 15, 1949    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

W.J. McWilliams to William Hassett, with attachments
       March 16, 1949    View (8 pages)    |    (PDF)

State Department Press Release, Transcript of Broadcast
       March 18, 1949    View (10 pages)    |    (PDF)

State Department Press Release
       March 18, 1949    View (8 pages)    |    (PDF)

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       March 21, 1949    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

April

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       April 5, 1949    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

June

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       June 7, 1949    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       June 8, 1949    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       June 10, 1949    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       June 22, 1949    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

July

Memo from Charles I. Bevans, with related material
       July 25, 1949    View (6 pages)    |    (PDF)

August

Memo, Carl Humelsine to Matthew Connelly, with attachment
       August 23, 1949    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

September

Military Assistance Program, Report of the Committee on Foreign Relations and the Committee on Armed Services on H.R. 5895
       September 13, 1949    View (22 pages)    |    (PDF)

October

Roger Jones to William Hopkins, with attachments
       October 4, 1949    View (12 pages)    |    (PDF)

1950

January

Memo, Clark Clifford to Harry S. Truman
       January 14, 1950    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

February

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       February 27, 1950    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

May

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       May 10, 1950    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       May 15, 1950    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Telegram, Dean Acheson to Harry S. Truman, 8:46 a.m.
       May 19, 1950    View (4 pages)    |    (PDF)

Telegram, Dean Acheson to Harry S. Truman, 5:11 p.m.
       May 19, 1950    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

July

Louis Johnson to Harry S. Truman, with attachment
       July 14, 1950    View (4 pages)    |    (PDF)

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       July 26, 1950    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       July 31, 1950    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

August

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       August 2, 1950    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Draft, Harry S. Truman to Louis Johnson and Dean Acheson
       August 25, 1950    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Memo, Louis Johnson to Harry S. Truman
       August 30, 1950    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

September

Telegram, Dean Acheson to Harry S. Truman
       September 14, 1950    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

Telegram, Dean Acheson to Harry S. Truman
       September 15, 1950    View (3 pages)

Telegram, Dean Acheson to Harry S. Truman
       September 16, 1950    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Telegram, Dean Acheson to Harry S. Truman
       September 16, 1950    View (4 pages)    |    (PDF)

Telegram, Dean Acheson to Harry S. Truman
       September 16, 1950    View (4 pages)    |    (PDF)

Telegram, Dean Acheson to Harry S. Truman
       September 17, 1950    View (7 pages)    |    (PDF)

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       September 18, 1950    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Telegram, Dean Acheson to Harry S. Truman
       September 19, 1950    View (4 pages)    |    (PDF)

Telegram, Dean Acheson to Harry S. Truman
       September 19, 1950    View (5 pages)    |    (PDF)

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       September 19, 1950    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Telegram, Dean Acheson to Harry S. Truman
       September 22, 1950    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

Telegram, Dean Acheson to Harry S. Truman
       September 23, 1950    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

Telegram, Dean Acheson to Harry S. Truman
       September 23, 1950    View (4 pages)    |    (PDF)

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       September 27, 1950    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

October

Memo, John Simmons to Matthew Connelly, with related material
       October 26, 1950    View (6 pages)    |    (PDF)

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       October 31, 1950    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

November

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       November 10, 1950    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       November 17, 1950    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State, November 20, 1950
       November 20, 1950    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

December

Memo, James E. Webb to Harry S. Truman, with related material
       December 18, 1950    View (5 pages)    |    (PDF)

Memo, James E. Webb to Harry S. Truman, with attachments
       December 19, 1950    View (7 pages)    |    (PDF)

W. J. McWilliams to William J. Hopkins, with attachments
       December 20, 1950    View (6 pages)    |    (PDF)

1951

January

Memo, George C. Marshall to Harry S. Truman, with related material
       January 3, 1951    View (4 pages)    |    (PDF)

Dean Acheson to Harry S. Truman, with attachment
       January 5, 1951    View (6 pages)    |    (PDF)

February

George Elsey to Harry S. Truman, with attached minutes of meeting with Dwight Eisenhower
       February 6, 1951    View (19 pages)    |    (PDF)

Dwight D. Eisenhower to Harry S. Truman
       February 24, 1951    View (2 pages)

March

William Hassett to Colonel Beichline, with attachment
       March 9, 1951    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

Rose Conway to W. Averell Harriman, with attachment
       March 28, 1951    View (6 pages)    |    (PDF)

April

Correspondence between Dwight D. Eisenhower and Harry S. Truman
       April 12, 1951    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Harry S. Truman to W. Averell Harriman, with attachment
       April 24, 1951    View (4 pages)    |    (PDF)

July

Correspondence between Harry S. Truman and George C. Marshall, with related material
       July 19, 1951    View (4 pages)    |    (PDF)

August

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       August 3, 1951    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

George C. Marshall to Harry S. Truman, with attachment
       August 27, 1951    View (4 pages)    |    (PDF)

September

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       September 4, 1951    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       September 11, 1951    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Harry S. Truman to W. Averell Harriman, with attachments
       September 13, 1951    View (4 pages)    |    (PDF)

Telegram, Dean Acheson to Harry S. Truman
       September 19, 1951    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

Telegram, Dean Acheson to Harry S. Truman
       September 20, 1951    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

October

Harry S. Truman to W. Averell Harriman, with related material
       October 4, 1951    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Harry S. Truman to W. Averell Harriman, with attachment
       October 5, 1951    View (6 pages)    |    (PDF)

Memo, John F. Simmons to William Hassett, with related material
       October 11, 1951    View (18 pages)    |    (PDF)

Memo, Omar Bradley to Harry S. Truman
       October 18, 1951    View (4 pages)    |    (PDF)

Telegram, Harry S. Truman to Averell Harriman, with related material
       October 22, 1951    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

November

Joseph Short to Dwight D. Eisenhower
       November 1, 1951    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Memo, Frederick J. Lawton to Harry S. Truman, with related material
       November 15, 1951    View (16 pages)    |    (PDF)

Telegram, Dean Acheson to Harry S. Truman
       November 17, 1951    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

Memo for the President
       November 20, 1951    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Telegram, James Webb to Dean Acheson
       November 26, 1951    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Telegram, Dean Acheson to Harry S. Truman
       November 27, 1951    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       November 27, 1951    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Telegram, James Webb to Harry S. Truman
       November 28, 1951    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       November 28, 1951    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Telegram, Dean Acheson to Harry S. Truman
       November 30, 1951    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

December

Telegram, Dean Acheson to Harry S. Truman
       December 1, 1951    View (5 pages)    |    (PDF)

1952

January

Robert A. Lovett to Harry S. Truman, with related material
       January 28, 1952    View (5 pages)    |    (PDF)

Harry S. Truman to Admiral Lynde D. McCormick, with related material
       January 29, 1952    View (5 pages)    |    (PDF)

Correspondence between Dwight D. Eisenhower and Harry S. Truman
       January 31, 1952    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

February

Correspondence between Dwight D. Eisenhower and Harry S. Truman
       February 15, 1952    View (4 pages)    |    (PDF)

Telegram, Dean Acheson to Harry S. Truman
       February 25, 1952    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Telegram, Dean Acheson to Harry S. Truman
       February 26, 1952    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

March

Report on SHAPE, speech by Lauris Norstad
       ca. March, 1952    View (13 pages)    |    (PDF)

Correspondence between Dwight D. Eisenhower and Harry S. Truman
       March 20, 1952    View (5 pages)    |    (PDF)

April

Text of speech given by Averell Harriman
       April 4, 1952    View (5 pages)    |    (PDF)

Correspondence between Robert Lovett and Dwight D. Eisenhower
       April 4, 1952    View (8 pages)    |    (PDF)

May

Memo, Jack Gorrie to John Steelman, with attachment
       May 29, 1952    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

July

Memo, C. Herschel Schooley to Irving Perlmeter, with related material
       July 9, 1952    View (6 pages)    |    (PDF)

August

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       August 27, 1952    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Summary of Telegrams, Department of State
       August 29, 1952    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)