Department of State Atomic Energy Files
Memorandum by the Director of Central Intelligence (Hillenkoetter)
[Washington,] 15 December 1947.
|Memorandum to:||Senator B. B. Hickenlooper|
|Mr. Robert A. Lovett|
|Rear Admiral Thomas B. Inglis1|
|Major General S. J. Chamberlin2|
|Major General George C. McDonald3|
|Major General L. R. Groves|
|Dr. Vannevar Bush|
|Admiral John Gingrich4|
Subject: Status of Russian Atomic Energy Project.
- There is attached hereto the latest study on the Russian atomic energy project prepared and coordinated with Scientific Branch—ONI, Scientific Branch—MID, and Director of Intelligence—AEC.
- The study contains many items of sensitive intelligence information and it is strongly urged that its circulation be under appropriate safeguards.
R. H. Hillenkoetter