JMAS-120 David Bruce's diary entries - July 1950

Documents from 01 July 1950 to 31 July 1950

Identity Statement

Reference Code
JMAS-120
Complete Reference Code
JMAS.M-01-120
Original Record Code
DAVID K.E. BRUCE DIARY MSS5:1B8303
Extent and Medium

63

Physical Medium

Paper

Reference Archivists

Carr, Mary

Content and Structure

Abstract

Remarks on: conversation with Jean Monnet and Hervé Alphand, regarding progress on the Schuman Plan and the advisabililty of a re-examination of the Western European Arms Programme in the hope of gaining public confidence in the ability of Europe to defend itself against Soviet aggression,- talk with Charles Lindbergh, regarding need to get Germans involved in build up of western defences, particularly with need for strong ground force, advocated speeding up the re-armament of western Europe,- talk with Alphand and Robert Schuman regarding re-armament of Europe,- talk with Monnet and Alphand about British attacks on Schuman Plan
conversaton with Jules Moch, Minister of Defense regarding meeting at Fontainbleu of the Brussels Pact,- meeting with Monnet and René Pleven, Prime Minister regarding the rearmament of France, establishment of Common Fund, agreement on the distribution and allocation of military forces and pegging of foreign exchange rates.

Conditions of Access and Use

Languages

English

Type of Archival Materials

Textual

Allied Materials

Location of Originals

The originals are held in various Archives and Presidential Libraries in the USA

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