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 WithheldAgencyDoc DateDoc TypeFile NumTo NameFrom NameTitleNum PagesOriginator Record SeriesReview DateCommentsPages Released
54451104-10013-1026104/26/2018RedactCIA08/20/1964
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENT201-289248DEPARTMENT OF DOSSTUART, WALLACE W., AMEMB MEXICOCOVER SHEET: PERMISSION TO PUBLISH DOCUMENTS ON HARVEY LEE OSWALD1STATJFK03/12/2018OSW17 : V4B : 1993.06.29.08:26:13:310410 :1
54452104-10013-1026304/26/2018RedactCIA08/05/1964
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENT201-289248SECDOSAMEMBASSY MEXICOFOREIGN SECRETARY GORSTIZA TODAY TELEPHONED DCM BOONSTRA1STATJFK03/12/2018OSW17 : V4B : 1993.06.29.08:33:35:030410 : 1 OF 21
54453104-10023-1010004/26/2018RedactCIA07/09/1965
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENT80T01357AMR. STEVENSONLISTER, GEORGEVISIT OF CUBAN EXILE VICTOR ESPINOSA.2STATJFK03/16/2018JFK13 : F1 : 1995.10.30.10:43:51:250021 :2
54454104-10103-1033604/26/2018RedactCIA07/09/1965
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENT80T01357AMR. STEVENSONLISTER, GEORGEVISIT OF CUBAN EXILE VICTOR ESPINOSA.4STATJFK03/16/2018JFK36 : F32 : 1993.07.22.15:58:07:090410 : COORDINATED WITH DOS 7/984
54455104-10104-1006404/26/2018RedactCIA01/27/1969
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENT80T01357AAMERICAN EMBASSY, MADRIDDOS"CUBAN POWER" CONVICTIONS.1STATJFK03/12/2018JFK37 : F2 : 1993.07.22.11:35:07:840620 : 2 COPIES OF MEMO AND A TRANSMITTAL SHEET1
54456104-10114-1015804/26/2018RedactCIA12/30/1963
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENT80T01357ACHIEF/RESEARCH BRANCHSTEVENS, M.D.MEMO ON THE OSWALD CASE.3STATJFK03/12/2018JFK41 : F15 : 1993.08.17.09:41:50:590064 :3
54457104-10195-1018104/26/2018RedactCIA08/20/1964
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENT80T01357APERMISSION TO PUBLISH OSWALD DOCUMENTS1STATJFK03/12/2018JFK64-30 : F9 : 1998.09.15.12:41:09:890128 :1
54458104-10195-1033704/26/2018RedactCIA07/31/1964
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENT80T01357AFREEMANAIRGRAM:PARTLY ILLEGIBLE/GERESTEZA ..... ME THAT GOM HAS NO OBJECTION TO1STATJFK03/12/2018JFK64-30 : F8 : 1999.02.23.17:55:50:590115 : PORTIONS ILLEGIBLE1
54459104-10263-1004704/26/2018RedactCIA07/09/1965
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENT80T01357AARA/CCA - MR STEVENSONGEORGE LISTERVISIT OF CUBAN EXILE VICTOR ESPINOSA4STATJFK03/16/2018JFK64-7 : F12 : 1998.07.16.07:39:26:090128 :4
54460104-10338-1001404/26/2018RedactCIA08/26/1993
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTPROJFILES-CORRESPONDENCEJOHN WRIGHTKATHLEEN SILJEGOVICTHIRD AGENCY REFERRALS: DOS46STATJFK03/12/2018JFK-M-22 : F15 : 20030818-980493 : UNIT INDEX46
54461104-10429-1023404/26/2018RedactCIA02/07/1967
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTRUSS HOLMES WORK FILESMEMO OF CONVERSATION:2STATJFK03/12/2018JFK-RH17 : F06 : 1998.12.15.14:18:09:780120 : PORTIONS ARE ILLEGIBLE.2
54462104-10433-1017804/26/2018RedactCIA01/01/1968
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTRUSS HOLMES WORK FILESWEISBERG FOIA REQUEST:SEVEN DOS CABLES/KING ASSASSINATION18STATJFK03/12/2018JFK-RH19 : F10 : 1998.12.18.10:24:07:200120 : TWO COPIES. NBR18
54463104-10438-1021004/26/2018RedactCIA11/30/1963
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTRUSS HOLMES WORK FILESECRETARY OF DOSMEXICO CITYTELEGRAM: MEXICAN AUTHORITIES HAVE INFORMED US THAT THE NICARAGUAN,2STATJFK03/12/2018JFK-RH06 : F118 : 1998.11.25.09:39:12:686128 : COORDINATED WITH DOS DEPT. 12/15/982
54464104-10519-1017804/26/2018RedactCIA02/28/1964
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENT80T01357AVISIT OFFICEPARISFORM: REQUEST FOR NAME CHECK1STATJFK03/12/2018JFK64-55 : F29 : 20040329-1067309 :1
54465104-10433-1017811/03/2017In FullCIA01/01/1968
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Paper-Textual DocumentRuss Holmes Work FilesWeisberg FOIA Request: Seven State Cables/King Assassination18StateJFK06/13/201718
54466198-10007-1002010/26/2017In PartARMY04/01/1963
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PAPER, TEXTUAL DOCUMENTATTORNEY GENERALROBERT A. HURWITCHACTIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS TO PREVENT PIN-PRICK RAIDS AGAINST CUBA4STATECALIFANO PAPERS08/18/2017Califano Papers, Box 24, Folder 10. Memo for the Attorney General from Hurwitch re: actions and recommendations to prevent pin-prick raids against Cuba.5
54467157-10004-1004807/24/2017In PartSSCIA10/26/1962
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PAPER, TEXTUAL DOCUMENTLEGAT, PARISDIRECTOR, FBIROLANDO L. CUBELA Y SECADESSTATEMEMORANDUM06/07/2017335-2
54468157-10004-1006612/15/2017In PartSSCIA08/22/1962
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PAPER, TEXTUAL DOCUMENTDIRECTOR, FBILEGAT, PARISROLANDO L. CUBELA Y SECADES1STATEMEMORANDUM11/30/2017
54469177-10002-1006912/15/2017In PartLBJ02/18/1964
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MEMORANDUMTHE PRESIDENTDEAN RUSK5STATENSF, COUNTRY FILE, MEXICO, LOPEZ MATEOS VISIT, BOX 6111/30/2017DOC. #9
54470177-10002-1007012/15/2017In PartLBJ02/18/1964
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MEMORANDUMTHE PRESIDENTDEAN RUSK5STATENSF, COUNTRY FILE, MEXICO, LOPEZ MATEOS VISIT, BOX 6111/30/2017DOC. #10
54471180-10141-1019004/26/2018ReleaseHSCA07/09/1965
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENT13-01-08GOYENECHOZAYAS4STATE DEPARTMENTCIA SEGREGATED COLLECTION12/05/2017LET; TRANSLATION, REFERRED TO USA4
54472202-10002-1002404/26/2018Redact00/00/0000
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTTHE MOVEMENT OF SUBVERSIVES AND SUBVERSIVE TRAINEES49SUBCOMMITTEE ON CASTRO-COMMUNIST SUBVERSION#N/A02/24/2016Taylor Papers, Box 7. Package of papers compiled by the Subcommittee on Castro-Communist Subversion related to effort to prevent Cuban subversion in Latin America.49
54473202-10002-1012904/26/2018Redact03/09/1961
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTNND 941071PRESIDENT KENNEDY17THE WHITE HOUSE#N/A03/09/2018NARA RG 218, Box 6 of 8. Memo from the President re: authorization granted at 9 March 1961 meeting. Report on the concept for the recapture of the Plaine des Jarres.17
54474104-10338-1001507/24/2017In PartCIA08/29/1994
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PAPER - TEXTUAL DOCUMENTPROJFILES-CORRESPONDENCEMELVIN E. LASKAJOHN S. CARVERTHIRD AGENCY REFERRALS: TREASURY - SECRET SERVICETREAJFK06/24/2017JFK-M-22 : F16 : 20030818-980494 : UNIT INDEX
54475180-10072-1008810/26/2017In FullHSCA12/10/1963
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REPORT.0083883TRSNUMBERED FILES.05/04/2017Box 153.5
54476180-10107-1019411/03/2017In PartHSCA09/05/1963
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MEMORANDUM002386HALL, LORAN EUGENE, AKA LORENZO PASCILLO; ALLEGED CUBAN INVASION4U.S. COAST GUARDNUMBERED FILES11/03/2017Includes HSCA cover letter. Box 58.6
54477124-90107-1008004/26/2018ReleaseFBI00/00/0000
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENT105-117222-91HQUSA1U.S. COAST GUARDHQ12/22/2017LET, REFERRED TO USA1
54478124-90107-1008104/26/2018ReleaseFBI03/29/1963
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENT105-117222-91DOS2U.S. COAST GUARDHQ12/22/2017APPLICATION, REFERRED TO DOS2
54479124-90055-1011604/26/2018Redact09/03/1960
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENT105-76826-NRUSN1U.S. NAVY#N/A07/07/2017MESSAGE1
54480124-90150-1024804/26/2018ReleaseFBI09/14/1957
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTCR 109-480-5302U.S. NAVYHQ08/14/2017JFK64-28 : F7 : 1999.02.22.10:41:07:186128 :2
54481180-10087-1011910/26/2017In PartHSCA01/11/1977
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SUMMARY000657WOLF, BETSY3U.S.S.S.NUMBERED FILES05/04/2017BOX 164
54482157-10011-1008412/15/2017In PartSSCIA00/00/0000
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PAPER, TEXTUAL DOCUMENTMARTINEZ' RELATIONSHIP WITH E.HOWARD HUNT1UNKNOWNEXCERPT11/30/2017SSCI Box 292, Folder 9
54483157-10011-1008404/26/2018RedactSSCIA00/00/0000
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTMARTINEZ' RELATIONSHIP WITH E.HOWARD HUNT1UNKNOWNEXCERPT03/12/2018SSCI Box 292, Folder 9
54484144-10001-1027011/09/2017In PartNSA03/25/1963
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paperDIRNSAUSA-66critic 25 278 6311US Army JFK11/03/201711
54485202-10002-1013404/26/2018Withheld09/26/1963
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENT13US ARMY / BRITISH GOVERNMENT#N/A02/28/1998JCS Central File 1963, Box 3. British and Canadian government papers regarding Cuba.13
54486202-10002-1013304/26/2018Release08/01/1963
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENT25US ARMY / BRITISH GOVERNMENTJCS CENTRAL FILE 196301/05/201725
54487197-10002-1017004/26/2018Redact11/26/1963
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENTDA, ASST CHIEF OF STAFF, INTELINPUT FOR INVESTIGATION INTO JFK DEATH3US ARMY ATTACHE, SAN JOSE COSTA RICA#N/A07/07/20173
54488144-10001-1027411/09/2017In PartNSA11/22/1963
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paperDIRNSAUSA-73discussion regarding…1US Army Field SiteJFK11/03/20171
54489144-10001-1027611/09/2017In PartNSA11/24/1963
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paperDIRNSA3US Navy Field SiteJFK11/03/20173
54490124-10184-1032904/26/2018Redact02/19/1976
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENT62-116395-1477SHAHEEN, MICHAEL E.WALLACH, PAUL G.65US SENATE#N/A03/06/2018INC 2 MEMO, LHM, 3 ADMIN PAGES, 3 RPT, NEWS ARTIC65
54491144-10001-1027111/09/2017In PartNSA11/22/1963
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paperDIRNSAnews of…1USAJFK11/03/20171
54492144-10001-1027211/09/2017In PartNSA11/23/1963
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paperDIRNSAUSA-751discussion of…1USAJFK11/03/20171
54493144-10001-1027311/09/2017In PartNSA11/23/1963
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paperDIRNSAUSA-751discussion of…2USAJFK11/03/20172
54494124-10272-1014311/17/2017In PartFBI00/00/0000
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PAPER, TEXTUAL DOCUMENT89-35-147, 1484USAMM11/17/2017REFERRED TO USA, INC TTY, A/T
54495111-10004-1000004/26/2018Redact11/13/1963
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENT2201153763BOYT J.E.CASTRO AGENT IN US INFORMING ON SABOTAGE RAIDS AGAINST CUBA2USA#N/A03/01/2018Postponed to protect the identify of two subsources of US intelligence in Cuba.2
54496124-90135-1027304/26/2018ReleaseFBI02/13/1961
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENT105-82298-108SCHLICHTINGLAWSON, JOHN HOWARD12USAHQ01/05/2017LET12
54497111-10004-1000204/26/2018Redact06/26/1962
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENT2205852MATLACK DOROTHE K.US MILITARY DEFECTOR VLADIMIR SLOBODA1USA03/20/2018See Source line. Source is given as "Debriefing of DS-2137 by CIA."
54498111-10004-1000304/26/2018Redact06/27/1962
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENT2205860MATLACK DOROTHE K.HANDLING OF U.S. DEFECTORS2USA03/20/2018See Source line. Source is given as "Debriefing of DS-2137 by CIA."
54499111-10004-1000404/26/2018Redact06/28/1962
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PAPER-TEXTUAL DOCUMENT2205870MATLACK DOROTHY K.U.S. MILITARY DEFECTORS2USA03/20/2018See SOURCE line. Source is given as "Debriefing of DS-2137 by CIA."
54500124-10375-1033911/17/2017In PartFBI12/07/1994
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PAPER, TEXTUAL DOCUMENT62C-HQ-1029205-759HQUSAF5USAFHQ11/17/2017INC 2 MEMO'S

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