This volume was prepared under the direct supervision of S. Everett Gleason, Chief of the Foreign Relations Division, assisted by Fredrick Aandahl and David H. Stauffer.
The documentation on United States relations with the republics of the South American continent and Panama was compiled by former staff member Almon R. Wright.
Documentation on United States relations with the Central American republics and those of the Caribbean area was compiled by former staff member Velma Hastings Cassidy.
The compilations on United States policy with respect to inter-American regional problems were the work of both Mr. Wright and Mrs. Cassidy.
The Publishing and Reproduction Services Division (Jerome H. Perlmutter, Chief) was responsible for the technical editing of this volume.
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