Inventory of the John H. Morse papers

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Title: John H. Morse papers
Date (inclusive): 1957-1973
Collection Number: 87007
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Storage Unit: 64.03
Physical Description: 4 manuscript boxes (1.6 linear feet)
Abstract: Correspondence, speeches and writings, memoranda, studies, and printed matter, related to nuclear warfare strategy, questions of nuclear arms testing and disarmament, the positioning of nuclear missiles in Europe as a part of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization alliance, and the development of the neutron bomb.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Morse, John H.

Access

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], John H. Morse papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1987.

Accruals

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Biographical Note

United States deputy assistant secretary of defense for European and NATO affairs, 1970-1973.

Scope and Content of Collection

Contains correspondence, speeches and writings, memoranda, studies, research material, and printed matter related to nuclear warfare strategy, questions of nuclear arms testing and disarmament, the positioning of nuclear missiles in Europe as a part of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization alliance, Cold War armament strategies, and the development of the neutron bomb.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

North Atlantic Treaty Organization.
United States. Dept. of Defense.
Arms control.
Europe--Military relations--United States.
Neutron bomb.
Nuclear weapons.
United States--Military policy.
United States--Military relations--Europe.

Box/Folder: 1

1960-1972

Box/Folder: 1 : 1

1960-1961

Box/Folder: 1 : 2

1960-1973

Box/Folder: 1 : 3

1970-1972

Box/Folder: 1 : 4-5

Miscellaneous reading, undated

Box/Folder: 1 : 6

Morse Nixon recommendation, undated

Box/Folder: 1

1957-1966

Box/Folder: 1 : 7

1957-1963

Box/Folder: 1 : 8

1963-1966

Box/Folder: 2 : 1-2

Cold War armament strategy collected materials for the American-Allied colloquium in Juan-les-Pins, France, 1973

Box/Folder: 2 : 3

Edward Teller materials, 1964-1968

Box/Folder: 2

Department of Defense 1970-1973, undated

Box/Folder: 2 : 4

Consulting work materials, undated

Box/Folder: 2 : 5-6

Concept papers, 1970-1973

Box/Folder: 2 : 7-8

International Security Affairs Strategy material, undated

Box/Folder: 3

Personal chronological file, 1969-1973

Box/Folder: 3 : 1

December 1969-December 1970

Box/Folder: 3 : 2

January 1971-December 1971

Box/Folder: 3 : 3

January 1972

Box/Folder: 3 : 4

1973

Box/Folder: 3 : 5

Memos, undated

Box/Folder: 4 : 1

National defense strategies printed material, 1969-1973

Box/Folder: 4 : 2

National defense issues printed material, 1969-1973

Box/Folder: 4 : 3-5

1966-1973

 

Declassified Records 1958-1971

Box/Folder 4 : 6

2015 May release of records, 1958-1971