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Reminiscences of William S. B. Lacy [electronic resource] : oral history, 1972

Creator: Lacy, William Sterling Byrd, 1910-1978
Project: Eisenhower administration project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 20 pages sound file : digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit)
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Government official, ambassador

Scope and Contents

Department of State, director Office of Philippines and Southeast Asia, 1950-52; Deputy Chief of Mission, United States Embassy, Manila 1952-54; negotiations with French regarding technical assistance to French armed forces in Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos; ambassador to Korea, 1955; Special Assistant to Secretary of State for East-West Exchanges, 1956-61; negotiator for United States-Soviet Union Exchange Agreement; impressions of John Foster Dulles


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