The interest of the United States in nationalist opposition to restoration of French rule in Indochina 1

1. For previous documentation on the future of Indochina, see Foreign Relations, 1945, vol. vi, pp. 293 ff.


[18] The Assistant Chief of the Division of Southeast Asian Affairs ( Landon ) to the Secretary of State

851G.00/1–3046: Telegram


[19] The Secretary of State to the Embassy in China at Chungking

851G.00/1–2446: Telegram


[20] The Counselor of Embassy in China ( Smyth ) to the Secretary of State

851G.00/2–246: Telegram


[21] The Secretary of State to the Ambassador in France ( Caffery )

851G.00/2–446: Telegram


[22] The Assistant Chief of the Division of Southeast Asian Affairs ( Landon ) to the Secretary of State

851G.01/2–546: Telegram


[23] The Ambassador in France ( Caffery ) to the Secretary of State

851G.00/2–646: Telegram


[24] The Assistant Chief of the Division of Southeast Asian Affairs ( Landon ) to the Secretary of State

851G.00/2–1646: Telegram


[25] The Secretary of State to the Consul at Saigon ( Reed )

851G.00/2–1946: Telegram


[26] The Assistant Chief of the Division of Southeast Asian Affairs ( Landon ) to the Secretary of State

851G.00/2–2746: Telegram


[27] The Assistant Chief of the Division of Southeast Asian Affairs ( Landon ) to the Secretary of State

751.93/2–2446: Telegram


[28] The Counselor of Embassy in China ( Smyth ) to the Secretary of State

751.93/2–2846: Telegram


[29] The Counselor of Embassy in China ( Smyth ) to the Secretary of State

751.93/3–146: Telegram


[30] The Consul at Saigon ( Reed ) to the Secretary of State

851G.00/3–746: Telegram


[31] The Ambassador in France ( Caffery ) to the Secretary of State

851G.00/3–746: Telegram


[32] The Consul at Saigon ( Reed ) to the Secretary of State

851G.00/3–746: Telegram


[33] The Consul at Saigon ( Reed ) to the Secretary of State

851G.00/3–1446: Telegram


[35] The Consul at Saigon ( Reed ) to the Secretary of State

851G.00/4–146: Telegram


[36] The Secretary of State to the French Ambassador ( Bonnet )

851G.00/4–546


[37] The Vice Consul at Hanoi ( O’Sullivan ) to the Secretary of State

851G.00/4–1846: Telegram


[38] The Secretary of State to Certain Diplomatic and Consular Officers

851G.01/4–1846: Circular telegram


[39] The Vice Consul at Hanoi ( O’Sullivan ) to the Secretary of State

851G.00/4–2246: Telegram


[40] The Consul at Saigon ( Reed ) to the Secretary of State

851G.00/4–2746: Telegram


[41] The Acting Secretary of State to Certain Diplomatic and Consular Officers

851G.00/4–3046: Circular telegram


[42] The Vice Consul at Hanoi ( O’Sullivan ) to the Secretary of State

851G.00/5–146: Telegram


[43] The Acting Secretary of State to Certain Diplomatic and Consular Officers

851G.00/5–146: Circular telegram


[44] The Consul at Saigon ( Reed ) to the Secretary of State

851G.00/5–446: Telegram