800.414/6–245: Circular telegram

The Acting Secretary of State to Diplomatic Representatives in All the American Republics Except Brazil and Argentina

Depcirtel May 26, 4 p.m. Implementing Depts instruction it is not contemplated that custody of archives or property should be requested if access has been granted or arranged.

Legal argument that German archives and public property outside of Germany are subject to control of four Allied powers participating in Allied Central Control Commission may be used in your discretion in order to obtain access.