JFK Assassination Records - 2017 Additional Documents Release
The National Archives is releasing documents previously withheld in accordance with the JFK Assassination Records Collection Act. The vast majority of the Collection (88%) has been open in full and released to the public since the late 1990s. The records at issue are documents previously identified as assassination records, but withheld in full or withheld in part. Learn more
These releases include FBI, CIA, and other agency documents (both formerly withheld in part and formerly withheld in full) identified by the Assassination Records Review Board as assassination records. The releases to date are as follows:
- July 24, 2017: 3,810 documents (read press release)
- October 26, 2017: 2,891 documents (read press release)
- November 3, 2017: 676 documents (read press release)
- November 9, 2017: 13,213 documents (read press release)
- November 17, 2017: 10,744 documents (read press release)
- December 15, 2017: 3,539 documents (read press release)
* Please Note: Within records released on December 15th, there are instances where multiple record identification numbers are associated with the same pdf. This is due to the fact that the files were scanned in batches.
Accessing the Release Files
The table below displays metadata about all the released documents. You can also download the spreadsheet as an Excel file (3.33MB).
To view or download a specific document, follow the link in the "Doc Date" column. The files are sorted by NARA Release Date, with the most recent files appearing first. The previous withholding status (i.e., formerly withheld in part or formerly withheld in full) is identified in the “Formerly Withheld Status” column.
|Row Num||Record Num||NARA Release Date||Formerly Withheld||Agency||Doc Date||Doc Type||File Num||To Name||From Name||Title||Num Pages||Originator||Record Series||Review Date||Comments||Pages Released|
|PAPER - TEXTUAL DOCUMENT||NOSENKO RECORDS||MILER||NONE||HANDWRITTEN NOTES ON MEMORANDUM FOR THE RECORD: ANATOLE RE NOSENKO.||CIA||JFK||06/14/2017||JFK-M-24 : F44 : 20040209-1042497 : 51 Pages Denied in Full|
|PAPER - TEXTUAL DOCUMENT||NOSENKO RECORDS||MURPHY, CHIEF, SR DIVISION||CHIEF, CI STAFF||MEMORANDUM: GOLITSYN'S COMMENTS ON THE NOSENKO CASE||CIA||JFK||06/14/2017||JFK-M-24 : F44 : 20040209-1042498 : 15 Pages Denied in Full|
|PAPER - TEXTUAL DOCUMENT||NOSENKO RECORDS||WITHHELD||NONE||UNTITLED MEMORANDUM ATTACHED ARE 15 FOLDERS CONTAINING ENGLISH-LANGUAGE TRANSLATIONS-INTERROGATIONS OF NOSENKO DURING THE PERIOD 26 JULY - 13 AUGUST 1965.||CIA||JFK||06/14/2017||JFK-M-24 : F46 : 20040209-1042507 : 2 Pages Denied in Full|
|PAPER - TEXTUAL DOCUMENT||NOSENKO RECORDS||WITHHELD||NONE||UNTITLED AND UNSIGNED DRAFT MEMORANDUM: IT WAS THE INTENTION OF THE UNDERSIGNED TO ATTEND EVERY SESSION CONDUCTED BY THE DOCTOR||CIA||JFK||06/14/2017||JFK-M-24 : F55 : 20040211-1044872 :|
|PAPER - TEXTUAL DOCUMENT||NOSENKO RECORDS||WITHHELD||NONE||UNTITLED MEMORANDUM: IN PREFACE IT SHOULD BE NOTED THAT THE FOLLOWING ANALYSIS||CIA||JFK||06/14/2017||JFK-M-24 : F55 : 20040211-1044874 :|
Bulk Download of PDF and WAV files
You can access individual files by browsing the webpage above and selecting the link in the "Doc Date" column. You may also download the Excel spreadsheet above, which includes links to all of the files. If you need copies of all PDF and WAV files, you can request a compressed bulk download by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org with “JFK Bulk Download” in the subject line.