Foreign Affairs

World War I Special Agencies

Records of the Committee on Public Information (RG 63)

The Committee on Public Information (CPI) was established as an independent agency in April 1917 to handle foreign and domestic information activities. Domestic activities were discontinued after the Armistice in November 1918 and foreign operations were discontinued in June 1919.

You can search the National Archives Catalog for entries from RG 63 or see a description in the Guide to Federal Records.

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