This volume was prepared under the direct supervision of the former Chief of the Foreign Relations Division, E. Ralph Perkins, assisted by the present Chief, S. Everett Gleason and by Rogers P. Churchill.
The compilations on the relations of the United States with the United Kingdom were the work of John P. Glennon and former staff members N. O. Sappington and Laurence Evans. Mr. Sappington was also responsible for the documentation of American relations with Australia, Canada, the Union of South Africa, French Indochina, and the Netherlands East Indies.
The selection and editing of the documents delineating American policy toward Japan was the work of Herbert A. Fine and John G. Reid. Mr. Fine also compiled the documentation on the policies of the United States with respect to Korea, the Philippines and Siam.
The compilation on the relations of the United States with India was the work of Ralph R. Goodwin.
The Publishing and Reproduction Services Division (Jerome H. Perlmutter, Chief) was responsible for the technical editing of the volume.
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