New Records Released – 2019 Second Quarter Release List

On April 6, 2019, the NDC released a listing of 105 entries that completed declassification processing between January 1, 2019 and March 31, 2019. These records are now available for researcher requests. This release consists of textual and special media records from military and civilian agencies as well as the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum. The FY2019-Q2 Release List is available to view or download in PDF and Excel formats:

Highlights from the released records include:

  • Department of State, Policy Planning Council: Alphabetical Files (1948-1961)
  • Department of State, Bureau of International Organization Affairs: Records Relating to the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) (1960-1964)
  • Foreign Service Posts of the Department of State: Classified Central Subject Files (1971-1975 and 1962-1964)
  • Department of the Army, U.S. Army Europe and Seventh Army: Operational Files Relating to the Persian Gulf War (1990-1991)
  • Department of U.S. Air Force, Air Force Systems Command, Aeronautical Systems Division: Classified Research and Development Case Files (1972-1981)
  • Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum, White House Tapes: Sound Recordings of Meetings and Telephone Conversations of the Nixon Administration (February 16, 1971-July 18, 1973)

To request access to the newly released records or to order copies, please contact Archives 2 Reference at 301-837-3510 or archives2reference@nara.govv. For Nixon Tapes, please contact the Nixon Library at 714-983-9120 or nixonreference@nara.gov.  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. When making a request, please cite the Record Group/Collection Identifier, HMS Entry, and Series Title.