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NDC Release Lists

Updated November 18, 2022

2022 Fourth Quarter Release List

The National Declassification Center (NDC) is pleased to announce its second release of textual records since the beginning of the COVID-19 Pandemic. This release includes over seven million pages from 359 declassification projects, that were completed between July 1, 2022 and September 30, 2022. These records are now available for researcher requests. This release consists of textual materials from military and civilian agencies. The FY2022-Q4 Release List is available to view or download in PDF and Excel formats:

Highlights from this Release include:

  • (BuShips) Secret General Correspondence, 1915-1965. (1947-1950)
  • Reports and Studies Relating to War Damage and Protection of Ships [Reports and Studies Relating to War Damage and Protection of Ships, 1913-62
  • Secret Naval Intelligence Reports (IRs)
  • Records of the Navy Electronic Advisory Board
  • Records of Multiple Departmental Offices Pertaining to International Conferences, Meetings, Commissions and Organizations [Records of Multiple Departmental Offices Pertaining to International Conferences, Meetings, Commissions and Organizations, 1947 - 1968]
  • Lend-Lease and Surplus Property Files
  • Records of the Rockefeller Report on South America
  • Foreign Media Summaries and Program Files [Foreign Media Summaries from Scandinavian Area (Finland, Denmark, Iceland, Norway and Sweden), Program Files’
  • Records Relating to the Alleged Abduction of Soviet School Teachers and to Diplomatic Incidents Involving Diplomats at the United Nations
  • Records of Ambassador Richard F. Pedersen
  • Committee and Council Files Relating to the InterAmerican Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) and the Economic Commission for Latin America (ECLA)
  • Records Relating to Pakistan
  • Operations Management Files of the Board of Engineers for River Harbors and Foreign Ports
  • Alien Case Files [Immigration and Naturalization Service. Classified ""A"" Files.]
  • Technical Report on Basic Methods for the Calibration of Sonar Equipment
  • Official Minutes {Records of The National Security Council Official Minutes, 1947-1961}
  • U.S. Pacific Fleet. Submarine Force, Pacific Fleet. (COMSUBPAC): Blue 476, Secret Administrative
  • Committee Files [COMTEE Files 46-75 {Office of The Chief of Staff of The Army}Files
  • Subject Files (Atomic Energy Subject Files)
  • Security-Classified Decimal Files [Joint American Military Mission for Aid to Turkey; Decimal File, 1947-53 {Unclassified Through Secret Decimal Correspondence File, 1947-53}]
  • Classified Program Records [Oak Ridge Operations Office Program Records, Series 31 & 33, and the Office Diary of Lieutenant Colonel Earl H. Marsden, 1945 - 1987]
  • Office Of the Inspector General (Army/IG); Records Relating to The Treatment and Repatriation of Enemy Prisoners-Of War {2/1991-5/1991}

To request access to the newly released records or to order copies, please contact Archives 2 Reference at 301-837-3510 or archives2reference@nara.gov. When making a request, please cite the Record Group, HMS Entry, and Series Title.

Please note that some series may contain other restrictions such as privacy or law enforcement and may require screening or a FOIA request prior to access.

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