JFK Assassination Records

JFK Assassination Records - 2018 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:

* Note: 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 (4.7MB).

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.

JFK Table
Row NumRecord NumNARA Release DateFormerly WithheldAgency Doc DateDoc TypeFile NumTo NameFrom NameTitleNum PagesOriginatorRecord SeriesReview DateCommentsPages Released
501157-10004-1019604/26/2018RedactSSCIA12/01/1963
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTINCOMING # 6840 DIR # 886064MEXICO CITYDIRECTOR, CIACONFESSION OF GILBERTO ALVARADO1CIACABLE03/16/2018
502157-10004-1020304/26/2018RedactSSCIA11/26/1963
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTCITE MEXI 7083ALVARADO, GILBERTO1CIACABLE03/16/2018
503157-10004-1021104/26/2018RedactSSCIA12/03/1963
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTCITE MEXI 7224DIRECTOR, CIAMEXICO CITYLOPEZ TRAVEL TO MEXICO CITY1CIACABLE03/12/2018
504157-10004-1021804/26/2018RedactSSCIA11/24/1963
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTCITE MEXI 7037DIRECTOR, CIAMEXICO CITYARREST OF SILVIA DURAN1CIACABLE03/12/2018
505157-10004-1021904/26/2018RedactSSCIA11/24/1963
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTCITE MEXI 7053DIRECTOR, CIAMEXICO CITYOSWALD1CIACABLE03/12/2018
506157-10004-1022704/26/2018RedactSSCIA11/23/1963
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTCITE MEXI 7028DIRECTOR, CIAMEXICO CITYPHONE CALL TO SOVIET EMBASSY FROM OSWALD1CIACABLE03/12/2018
507157-10004-1022904/26/2018RedactSSCIA11/23/1963
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTCITE MEXI 7027DIRECTOR, CIAMEXICO CITYREQUEST FOR INFORMATION ON OSWALD1CIACABLE03/12/2018
508157-10004-1023104/26/2018RedactSSCIA11/23/1963
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTIN # 67219DIRECTOR, CIACONFIDENTIAL SOURCE REQUEST FOR MEETING1CIACABLE03/16/2018
509157-10004-1024004/26/2018RedactSSCIA06/02/1965
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTDIRECTOR, FBIFBI, NEW YORKVICTOR DOMINDADOR ESPINOSA HERNANDEZ4FBICABLE03/16/2018
510157-10004-1024204/26/2018RedactSSCIA12/06/1962
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTDIRECTOR, CIADIRECTOR, FBIVICTOR ESPINOSA HERNANDEZ1FBIMEMORANDUM03/12/2018Box 377
511157-10004-1026704/26/2018RedactSSCIA11/23/1963
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTDIRECTOR, CIAERWIN HERZOG TRAVEL TO MEXICO CITY1CIACABLE03/16/2018
512157-10004-1027004/26/2018RedactSSCIA00/00/0000
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTROBERT MAHEU2CIAMEMORANDUM03/12/2018
513157-10004-1027404/26/2018RedactSSCIA01/08/1971
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTDIRECTOR OF SECURITYROBERT A. MAHEU AND ASSOCIATES (RAMA)2CIAMEMORANDUM03/12/2018
514157-10004-1027504/26/2018RedactSSCIA01/19/1971
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTDIRECTOR OF SECURITYCHIEF, CENTRAL COVER STAFFROBERT A. MAHEU AND ASSOCIATES (RAMA)1CIAMEMORANDUM03/12/2018
515157-10004-1027604/26/2018RedactSSCIA08/01/1968
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTMAHEU, ROBERTCENTRAL CONTRACTING OFFICERCONTRACT BETWEEN ROBERT MAHEU AND CIA2CIALETTER03/16/2018
516157-10004-1027704/26/2018RedactSSCIA09/01/1969
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTMAHEU, ROBERTSPECIAL CONTRACTING OFFICERCHANGES TO CONTRACT OF AUGUST 1, 1968 BETWEEN MAHEU AND CIA1CIALETTER03/12/2018
517157-10004-1027804/26/2018RedactSSCIA01/07/1971
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTMAHEU, ROBERTA CIA EMPLOYEELETTER OF RESIGNATION TO ROBERT A. MAHEU1CIALETTER03/12/2018
518157-10004-1027904/26/2018RedactSSCIA10/10/1973
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTINSPECTOR GENERALDEPUTY DIRECTOR FOR OPERATIONSCCS RELATIONS WITH ROBERT A. MAHEU AND ASSOCIATES (RAMA)2CIAMEMORANDUM03/12/2018
519157-10004-1028004/26/2018RedactSSCIA10/10/1957
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTDIRECTOR, CIAROBERT MAHEU'S TRANSPORTATION OF PROSTITUTES2CIACABLE03/12/2018
520157-10004-1028104/26/2018RedactSSCIA07/23/1968
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTJOHN HERBERT MEIER1CIAMEMORANDUM03/12/2018
521157-10004-1028204/26/2018RedactSSCIA11/07/1956
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENT201-106347CHIEF, WHDOPERATIONAL - ROBERT A. MAHEU1CIACABLE03/12/2018
522157-10004-1028304/26/2018RedactSSCIA05/23/1975
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTKNOCHE, HENRYBELIN, DAVIDREQUEST FOR COPIES OF CIA DOCUMENTS4ROCKLETTER03/12/2018
523157-10004-1028404/26/2018RedactSSCIA12/10/1968
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENT109-584DIRECTOR, FBISAC, NEW YORKANTI-FIDEL CASTRO ACTIVITIES, INTERNAL SECURITY - CUBA5FBIMEMORANDUM03/12/2018
524157-10004-1028504/26/2018RedactSSCIA01/24/1964
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTRANKIN, J. LEEHELMS, RICHARDACTIVITY OF LEE HARVEY OSWALD IN MEXICO CITY15CIAMEMORANDUM03/12/2018
525157-10004-1028604/26/2018RedactSSCIA05/23/1975
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTDC/OPSREVIEW OF OSWALD FILE29CIAMEMORANDUM03/12/2018
526157-10004-1028704/26/2018RedactSSCIA11/22/1963
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTCITE WAVE 8049DIRECTORJMWAVEJMWAVE REPORTING ON LEE HARVEY OSWALD1CIACABLE03/12/2018
527157-10004-1029004/26/2018RedactSSCIA00/00/1975
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTHANDWRITTEN NOTES RE: MAHEU AND HUGHES5CIANOTES03/12/2018
528157-10005-1012604/26/2018RedactSSCIA04/04/1975
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTDEPOSITION OF FRANK STURGIS54ROCKTRANSCRIPT03/12/2018BOX 299-7
529157-10005-1014004/26/2018RedactSSCIA04/30/1975
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENT75-1578KNOCHE, MR. E.H.RE: BELIN'S LETTER TO KNOCHE DATED 15 APRIL 197527CIAMEMORANDUM03/12/2018BOX 435-3
530157-10005-1015904/26/2018RedactSSCIA00/00/1975
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTSUMMARY OF CIA'S RELATIONSHIP WITH ROBERT A. MAHEU13SSCIAPAPER03/12/2018BOX 435-6
531157-10005-1019004/26/2018RedactSSCIA04/03/1975
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTTESTIMONY OF FRANK STURGIS (P. 73-152) RELEVANT TO JFK22ROCKTRANSCRIPT (EXCERPT)03/12/2018BOX 436-14
532157-10005-1019204/26/2018RedactSSCIA00/00/1976
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTEXCERPT OF STURBITTS TESTIMONY8SSCIATRANSCRIPT (EXCERPT)03/12/2018BOX 436-13
533157-10005-1019504/26/2018RedactSSCIA04/29/1975
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTBELIN, DAVID W.KNOCHE, E.H."WHAT COULD CASTRO HAVE KNOWN?"14CIALETTER W/ATTACHMENT03/12/2018BOX 436-10
534157-10005-1020104/26/2018RedactSSCIA05/01/1975
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTBELIN, DAVID W.CARGILL, MASONSEARCH OF FILES FOR MATERIAL RELEVANT TO ASSASSINATION PLANS2ROCKEFELLER COMMISSIONMEMORANDUM03/12/2018BOX 436-7
535157-10005-1020204/26/2018RedactSSCIA06/04/1975
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTBELIN, DAVID W.KNOCHE, E.H.PLANS OF CUBAN EXILES TO ASSASSINATE CUBAN GOVERNMENT LEADERS7CIAMEMORANDUM03/12/2018BOX 436-7
536157-10005-1020404/26/2018RedactSSCIA05/15/1975
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTTHE FILECARGILL, MASONPERSONS TO BE INTERVIEWED ON SUBJECT OF CASTRO ASSASSINATION PLOTS7ROCKMEMORANDUM03/12/2018BOX 436-7
537157-10005-1021404/26/2018RedactSSCIA00/00/1975
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTPARTIAL TRANSCRIPT RE: CUBAN OPERATIONS4ROCKEXCERPT03/12/2018BOX 436-1
538157-10005-1021604/26/2018RedactSSCIA05/01/1975
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTBELIN, DAVID W.CARGILL, MASONDOCUMENT SEARCH OF PERSONAL FILES OF DCI MCCONE2ROCKMEMORANDUM03/12/2018BOX 436-1
539157-10005-1022104/26/2018RedactSSCIA05/21/1975
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTFILECARGILL, MASONDOCUMENTS FROM DPD FILES RE: CUBAN OPERATIONS BETWEEN 1959-19614ROCKMEMORANDUM03/12/2018BOX 436-1
540157-10005-1022204/26/2018RedactSSCIA05/30/1975
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTBELIN, DAVIDDAVIS, JEANNE W., STAFF SECYREQUEST FOR ACCESS TO NSC MATERIAL10NSCLETTER W/ATTACHMENTS03/12/2018BOX 436-1
541157-10005-1022404/26/2018RedactSSCIA06/02/1975
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTR174TESTIMONY OF LAWRENCE HOUSTON111SSCIATRANSCRIPT03/12/2018BOX 248-1
542157-10005-1022504/26/2018RedactSSCIA08/12/1975
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTR891TESTIMONY OF LAWRENCE HOUSTON90SSCIATRANSCRIPT03/12/2018BOX 248-02
543157-10005-1022804/26/2018RedactSSCIA01/10/1976
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTR2146TESTIMONY OF E. HOWARD HUNT96SSCIATRANSCRIPT03/12/2018BOX 248-10
544157-10005-1022904/26/2018RedactSSCIA01/11/1976
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTR2147TESTIMONY OF E. HOWARD HUNT, JR.51SSCIATRANSCRIPT03/12/2018BOX 248-11
545157-10005-1023604/26/2018RedactSSCIA07/08/1975
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTR445LANSDALE, EDWARD (GEN.)TESTIMONY OF GENERAL EDWARD LANSDALE RE: CUBAN OPERATION257SSCIATRANSCRIPT03/12/2018BOX 251-5
546157-10005-1024904/26/2018RedactSSCIA07/10/1975
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTR463RUSK, DEANTESTIMONY OF DEAN RUSK161SSCIATRANSCRIPT03/12/2018BOX 258-2
547157-10005-1025004/26/2018RedactSSCIA06/25/1975
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTR654SARNO, ALFREDTESTIMONY OF ALFRED J. SARNO (CIA EMPLOYEE)61SSCIATRANSCRIPT03/12/2018BOX 258-11
548157-10005-1025404/26/2018RedactSSCIA05/30/1975
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTTHE FILEKELLEY, BOBRE: INTERVIEW WITH JOHN HENRY STEPHENS10SSCIAMEMORANDUM03/12/2018BOX 259-6
549157-10005-1025604/26/2018RedactSSCIA07/09/1975
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTR477TAYLOR, MAXWELL (GENERAL)TESTIMONY OF GENERAL MAXWELL TAYLOR135SSCIATRANSCRIPT03/12/2018BOX 259-16
550157-10005-1025804/26/2018RedactSSCIA08/01/1975
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTR681TESTIMONY RE: CUBAN OPERATION86SSCIATRANSCRIPT03/12/2018BOX 261-1

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