Accession Number:

ADA330525

Title:

DoD Historical Records Declassification Advisory Panel, (Fifth Session),

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF DEFENSE (COMMANDCONTROL COMMUNICATIONS AND INTELLIGENCE) WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1997-04-11

Pagination or Media Count:

39.0

Abstract:

Executive Order 12958, Classified National Security Information, requires automatic declassification of historical files over 25 years old. The Department of Defense DoD Historical Records Declassification Advisory Panel HRDAP was established under the Federal Advisory Committee Act as a subcommittee to the Historical Advisory Panel. The HRDAP charter is to recommend information and topic areas for early declassification priority, that would be most valuable to historians. The HRDAP is chaired by Dr. Alfred Goldberg, OSD Historian. Six civilian historians and the historians from the military services and the JCS comprise the panel. The transcripts for the open sessions are prepared by a contract transcription. service.

Subject Categories:

  • Information Science
  • Humanities and History

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE