Fredrick Aandahl supervised the planning, compilation, and review of this volume. William Z. Slany succeeded him as editor in 1975 and directed the process of declassification and final review. Ralph R. Goodwin assisted in planning and supervision.
Mr. Goodwin prepared the documentation concerning the United Nations; N. Stephen Kane prepared the documentation on the American Republics; and Harriet D. Schwar prepared the documentation relating to Canada. David H. Stauffer arranged for the declassification of the documents, and Ruth M. Worthing and Evans Gerakas provided editorial and technical assistance.
The editors acknowledge with appreciation the assistance provided by the staffs of the Harry S. Truman Library and the United States Mission to the United Nations, which helped in locating various documents and facilitated their declassification and publication. Thanks are also due to those foreign governments that kindly granted permission for publication of certain of their documents in this volume.
The technical editing of this volume was the responsibility of the Publishing and Reproduction Division (Paul Washington, Chief). The Index was prepared by Francis C. Prescott.
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