NARA and Declassification

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Recent Reports

  • Bi-annual Report on Operations of the National Declassification Center (July 1, 2013 – December 31, 2013)   [ PDF Format ]


Recent Releases Available for Researcher Requests

The NDC has released a listing of 62 entriesExcel document that have completed declassification processing between December 1, 2014 and February 6, 2015 and are now available for researcher request. This release consists of records from both military and civilian agencies.

Highlights include:

  • Department of the Treasury, Briefing Books Prepared for Secretary W. Michael Blumenthal,
  • Department of State, Central Foreign Policy File: "N" (NODIS) Reels, 1975,
  • Department of State, Top Secret Central Foreign Policy Files (Telegrams) 1975,
  • Department of State, Human Rights Country Files,
  • Office of the Secretary of Defense, Records Relating to Civil Rights,
  • Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Navy Status of Forces History File, 1967-1968, and
  • United States Army, Center for Military History Boxes Re: Vietnam

How to Request Records or Order Copies:

Requests to access the newly released records or to order copies should be directed to Archives 2 Reference at 301-837-3510 or December 1, 2014 and February 6, 2015

(When making a request, please cite the HMS Entry and Series Title.)

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