JMAS-148 David Bruce's diary entries - February 1953

Documents from 01 February 1953 to 28 March 1953

Identity Statement

Reference Code
JMAS-148
Complete Reference Code
JMAS.M-03-148
Original Record Code
DAVID K.E. BRUCE DIARY MSS5:1B8303
Extent and Medium

27

Physical Medium

Paper

Reference Archivists

Carr, Mary

Content and Structure

Abstract

Remarks on: his appointment by President Eisenhower as Observer to the Interim Committee of the EDC and as Representative to the ECSC at Luxembourg and to follow proceedings of the European Political Community,- copy of letter from John Foster Dulles, Secretary of State, to Jean Monnet, President of High Authority of ECSC informing him of Eisenhower's decision, to have observer in Europe to keep President informed of developments in the Community,- letters of congratulations from Georges Bidault, Chancellor Konrad Adenauer, Walter Hallstein and Hervé Alphand,- Bruce feels a lot of American officials in France are gloomy about the EDC Treaty,- discussion with William Tomlinson about the various Community of six organisations
talk with General Ridgeway about EDC, obstacles it faced and steps which might be helpful in connection with it.

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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