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 and editors of the volume were John G. Reid, Velma Hastings Cassidy, Ralph R. Goodwin, Herbert A. Fine, the late Gustave A. Nuermberger, and former staff member Francis C. Prescott.
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