Speeches and writings, interview transcripts, correspondence, printed matter,
and photographs, relating to American foreign policy and especially to relations between the
United States and Poland.
Richard T. Davies was U.S. ambassador to Poland from 1973 to 1978. Davies, who joined the Foreign Service
in 1947, spent his first two years in Poland as a consular and political officer at the U.S. Embassy in Warsaw.
His later assignments included counselor for political affairs at the U.S. Embassy in Moscow during the Cuban
missile crisis in 1962, director of the U.S. Information Agency for the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe, and
deputy assistant secretary of state for European affairs from 1970 to 1972.
17 manuscript boxes
6.8 linear feet
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