1. For previous documentation, see Foreign Relations, 1950, vol. vi, pp. 1 ff. For related material, see ibid. pp. 1109 ff. For documentation on U.S. policy concerning China and the Korean War, see volume vii.
  2. For previous documentation, see Foreign Relations, 1950, vol. vi, pp. 1 ff. and pp. 1109 ff., respectively. The latter compilation contains the greater part of the documentation regarding proposals which closely preceded those at the outset of the present compilation.
  3. For previous documentation, see Foreign Relations, 1950, vol. vi, pp. 229 ff.
  4. For previous documentation, see Foreign Relations, 1950, vol. vi, pp. 690 ff. For additional documentation on U.S. policy with respect to Indochina in 1951, see U.S. Department of Defense, United States–Vietnam Relations, 1945–1967, 12 vols. (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1971), Books 1 and 8.
  5. For previous documentation, see Foreign Relations, 1950, vol. vi, pp. 964 ff.
  6. For previous documentation, see Foreign Relations, 1950, vol. vi, pp. 1109 ff.