This volume was prepared under the direct supervision of E. Ralph Perkins, formerly Chief of the Foreign Relations Division now headed by S. Everett Gleason. The compilers of the volume were the late Gustave A. Nuermberger, Velma Hastings Cassidy, John G. Reid, William Slany, John P. Glennon, and former staff members John Rison Jones, Jr., Shirley L. Phillips, and Matilda F. Axton. Further review of the volume was made by Fredrick Aandahl.
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