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Richard Helms (Director of Central Intelligence)

This collection of material by and about Richard Helms as Director of Central Intelligence (DCI) and Ambassador to Iran comprises the largest single release of Helms-related information to date. The documents, historical works and essays offer an unprecedented, wide-ranging look at the man and his career as the United States' top intelligence official and one of its most important diplomats during a crucial decade of the Cold War. From mid-1966, when he became DCI, to late 1976, when he left Iran, Helms dealt directly with numerous events whose impact remains evident today and which are covered in the release.

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Richard Helms as Director of Central Intelligence helmsasdcia
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General Hassan Toufanian, Iranian Vice-Minister
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Psychological aspects of U.S. Strategy, panel report psychaspects
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Report on the covert activities of the CIA - The Doolittle Report doolittlereport
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Cable DCI Bush will be given powers to control 761504081
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Counterintelligence, Angleton, Golitsyn, Nosenko, Stalin's ... 530oral
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Report on Intelligence Activities in the Federal Government clarkreport
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Eberstadt Committee Report pertaining to CIA eberstadtreport
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Briefings for the Special Study Group specialstudygroup
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Memo on Covert Operations by J. Patrick Coyne covops
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Conclusion and Recommendations of the President's Committee spraguereport
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Watergate, Nixon, Dismissal 55oral
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The President's Committee of International Information jacksonreport
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U.S. Intelligence Committee Reform Studies since 1947 intelreform
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Progress Report to the Congress, Commission on Organization progressreport
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Eberstadt Committee Report - Index of Recommendations eberstadtrecom
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Helms to Gen Alexander Haig re agency back channel message
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The Development of American Psychological Operations - 1945-51 devpsychops
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re Tehran cable
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Helms to Kissinger re cable to Shah from President Sadat
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General Williamson's departure
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CIA internal papers on Clark Hoover Commission report hoovintpapers
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Richard Helms The Intelligence Professional Personified intelprofessional
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Eyes only for Angleton from Helms
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Dulles-Correa-Jackson Report 1948-49 dullescorrea
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Dismissal, Nixon, politicization, Watergate 1214oral
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Helms to Kissinger re WH 31939
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Kissinger for Helms re Growing problem for the Shah 741503825
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Israel 118oral
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for Scowcroft re lttr for General Mulla Mustafa Barzani 751503942
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Helms to Kissinger re Persian Gulf and Report The Arab ...
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Vietnam to Helms re adequately staffed Iranian delegation 741507553
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Colby for Helms cable regarding letter from Lucian Truscott ...
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To Helms re testimony by Mr. E.J. Gerrity of ITT Public Rela ...
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Cable re Powers' Rolling Stone article 761504133
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Helms to Kissinger re talk w King Hussein and hand written note
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NIACT Immediate Helms to Kissinger, Foreign Minister Khalat... 741503907
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Task Force report on intelligence activities - The Gen. Mark W. .. clarkannex2
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Agency employee retirement details
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Black September action
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Helms on Watergate
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Cable re coordination with RSO and Embassy [Cairo] 761504076
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Joint study group report on Foreign Intelligence Activities jntstdyfornintl
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Re Howard Hunt's testimony
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Congressional Relations, Vietnam, philosophy of intelligence ... 63oral
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Letter and reply to Mr. R. G. Price re setting up amateur radio ...
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to Ambassador Martin for Ambassador Helms re ICCS problem ...
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Reflections of DCI's colby and Helms on CIA's Times of Trouble reflections
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cable of Washington Post article Colby, Helms deny CIA fore...
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pertinent protions of Seymour Hersh's NY times article 751503930
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summons for Prime Minister Bhutto
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Re Israelis only source of info on SA-7 in Iraq
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Kissinger to Helms re advice the Iranians could give to Sadat
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Report General View of the Region
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Helms to Colby re GOI Interest in A-11 SR-71
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Kissinger to Helms re Tehran cable
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Dispatch w attached mimeographed article by S. Dedijer entitle...
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Exclusive for Helms, with info copy to MG Brett
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Deciphered text
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For Helms re John McCone testified before Church subcommittee
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Kissinger to Helms re Reciprocal dinner w Shah
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Cautionary memo re Day's lawyer intentions 751503995
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for Helms re Lindsay's accident
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Sisouk upcoming wedding 741503667
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to Helms for Ambassador Rivero, Madrid re schools for daughter 741503709
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re departure from Tehran 751504003
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re Lindsay left as scheduled 741503681
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Recommend your answer to Mr. Carl Marcy
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Brezhnev suffers a part-defeat in India
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Helms from Warner Nixon deposed Jan 1976 in connection wit... 761504090
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Cable for DCI Bush re no release of names 761504087
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Ambass Sadry and Saigon 741503895
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Agency officer holding pkg for Mrs Helms 741503682
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Helms for Byroade it had been my understanding 741503654
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Tehran message Bhutto is correct
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