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Box: 2 Fold: 63 Report: House of Representatives Conference Report
1982/83

DESCRIPTION: Copy of conference report of the House of Representatives re merger of BIB and RFE/RL Inc.

Box: 2 Fold: 64 Report of the President's Task Force on U.S. Govt. Intl. Broadcasting
December 1991

DESCRIPTION: Advance copy of the Report of the President's Task Force on U.S. Government International Broadcasting. Includes information on RFE/RL as well as U.S. Information Service (USIA), and Voice of America (VOA).

Box: 2 Fold: 65 Report: "One Voice, Various Spokesmen"
undated

DESCRIPTION: Copy of commentary/criticism of role of RFE/RL in Cold War relations.

Box: 2 Fold: 66 David Abshire: "Beyond Helsinki..."
November 16, 1976

DESCRIPTION: Paper/report by David Abshire, entitled, "Beyond Helsinki: the Future of International Broadcasting." An address before the Committee on Education, Cultural Affairs, and Information, North Atlantic Assembly, November 16, 1976. Reference to role of RFE/RL in Cold War relations.

Box: 2 Fold: 67 Bailey, George: Untitled report on RFE/RL
undated

DESCRIPTION: Paper/report by George Bailey, untitled, re role of RFE/RL in Cold War relations. Includes profile on history of RFE/RL and challenges faced through the years.

Box: 2 Fold: 68 Sergey Fedotov: "The Policy of Radio Liberty Management"
October 1978

DESCRIPTION: Paper/report by Sergey Fedotov, entitled, "The Policy of Radio Liberty Management." Commentary on management policy at RFE/RL. Includes reference to presidents, Glenn W. Ferguson and Sig Mickelson, as well as to Alexander Buchan.

Box: 2 Fold: 69 David A. Hennes: "U.S. International Broadcasting..."
August 1991

DESCRIPTION: Paper/report by David A. Hennes, entitled, "U.S. International Broadcasting: An Assessment for Reform." A Congressional Research Service report, Library of Congress. Summary quote as follows: "The U.S. Government is reevaluating its international broadcasting services to reflect the ending of the Cold War and to adapt to innovations in broadcasting technology. This reevaluation is focused on the services provided to the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe by Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty (RFE/RL). Several Members of Congress and executive officials believe that the efforts of RFE/RL and the Voice of America (VOA) to spread the news and information are now or will soon become redundant. These officials have called for the gradual phase out and elimination of RFE/RL programs in the interest of eliminating duplication of services and of saving money..."

Box: 2 Fold: 70 Sig Mickelson: "America's Other Voice"
1983

DESCRIPTION: Xerox copies of chapters from book by Sig Mickelson, "America's Other Voice." A history(?) of Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty.

Box: 2 Fold: 71 Mihajlo Mihajlov: "Glory and Shame of the Radios..."
undated

DESCRIPTION: Paper/report by Mihajlo Mihajlov, entitled, "Glory and Shame of the Radios: A Future for RFE/RL." Discusses the role of RFE/RL in post-Cold War relations with Russia.

Box: 2 Fold: 72 Lev Navrozov: "Liberty and Radio Liberty"
January 1981

DESCRIPTION: Paper/report by Lev Navrozov, entitled, "Liberty and Radio Liberty." Discusses role of Radio Liberty as source of information to listeners in the Soviet Union.

Box: 2 Fold: 73 James H. Oliver: "Comparison of the Russian Services..."
July 28, 1975

DESCRIPTION: Paper/report by James H. Oliver, entitled, "Comparison of the Russian Services of the Four Major Broadcasters (VOA, BBC, DW, RL). Prepared for the Office of Research, U.S. Information Agency, July 28, 1975. A comparative study of Voice of America, British Broadcasting Corporation, Deutsche Welle, and Radio Liberty.

Box: 2 Fold: 74 James H. Oliver: "Comparison of Radio Liberty Russian...Broadcasts"
December 15, 1975

DESCRIPTION: Report/study of RFE/RL by James H. Oliver, entitled, "A Comparison of Radio Liberty Russian Language Broadcasts and the Soviet Media." Compares Soviet and RL coverage of U.S. domestic affairs; Soviet domestic affairs; foreign policy; and international relations.

Box: 2 Fold: 75 Gleb Rahr: "Radio Broadcasting Strategy"
1983

DESCRIPTION: Report/study of RFE/RL by Gleb Rahr, entitled, "Radio Broadcasting Strategy: An Attempt to Systematize Thoughts and Concepts."

Box: 2 Fold: 76 Max Ralis: "...Listening to Radio Liberty in the Soviet Union"
December 13, 1971

DESCRIPTION: "Interim Report on Listening to Radio Liberty in the Soviet Union," by Max Ralis, director, Audience Research Division. A comparison of Soviet foreign radio listeners with foreign radio listeners who listen to foreign stations other than Radio Liberty.

Box: 2 Fold: 77 Otto B. Roegele: "RFE/RL als Medium amerikaneischer..."
October 11, 1983

DESCRIPTION: Master's thesis by Otto B. Roegele, re Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty as a medium/vehicle for U.S. foreign policy.



Box: 2 Fold: 78 Francis S. Ronalds, Jr.: Talk on RL to Council of Europe...
August 31, 1973

DESCRIPTION: Transcript of address by Francis S. Ronalds, Jr., deputy executive director, re Radio Liberty, before the Council of Europe Parliamentarians. Reference to role/goals of Radio Liberty, and comparison to Voice of America and TASS.

Box: 2 Fold: 79 V. Samarin & E. Khamidullin: "Visa for Meddling"
undated

DESCRIPTION: Report/study of RFE/RL by V. Samarin and E. Khamidullin, entitled, "Visa for Meddling." A critique of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty.

Box: 2 Fold: 80 Gerd Von Doemming: "Broadcasters to a Captive Audience"
undated

DESCRIPTION: Report/study of RFE/RL by Gerd Von Doemming, entitled, "Broadcasters to a Captive Audience, Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty." Reference to Soviet jamming of RFE/RL broadcasts, and the role of the latter in counteracting disinformation and suppression of information.

Box: 3 Fold: 1 Budget Report 1962
Fiscal Year 1962

DESCRIPTION: Budget report for fiscal year 1962 (American Committee for Liberation, Inc., parent organization of RFE/RL). Note: This and ensuing budget reports include/may include RFE/RL president's reports to the Board of Directors, as well as audience research reports, programming, and other operations.

Box: 3 Fold: 2 Budget Report 1963
1963

DESCRIPTION: Budget report of the American Committee for Liberation, fiscal year 1963.

Box: 3 Fold: 3 Budget Report 1964
1964

DESCRIPTION: Budget report of the American Committee for Liberation, fiscal year 1964.



Box: 3 Fold: 4 Budget Report 1967
1967

DESCRIPTION: Budget report of the American Committee for Liberation, fiscal year 1967.

Box: 3 Fold: 5 Budget Report 1968
1968

DESCRIPTION: Budget report of the American Committee for Liberation, fiscal year 1968.

Box: 3 Fold: 6 Budget Report 1969
1969

DESCRIPTION: Budget report of the American Committee for Liberation, fiscal year 1969.

Box: 3 Fold: 7 Budget Report 1970
1970

DESCRIPTION: Budget report of the American Committee for Liberation, fiscal year 1970.

Box: 3 Fold: 8 RFE/RL Budget 1971 - Congressional Record
1971

DESCRIPTION: Reference to fiscal viability of RFE/RL Inc. 2 items: Committee on Foreign Affairs Amendment, 9/30/1971; excerpt from Congressional Record, 6/24/1971.

Box: 3 Fold: 9 RFE/RL Budget 1971/72 (Miscellaneous)
1971/72

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous memoranda/notes concerning RFE/RL budgetary matters.

Box: 3 Fold: 10 RFE/RL Budget 1972
1972

DESCRIPTION: Relating to U.S. Congressional budget appropriations to RFE/RL Inc. Includes the following items: Memorandum from Howland H. Sargent, president, Radio Liberty Committee, to Sen. Roman L. Hruska (copy, 5/24/1972); Statement by President Nixon authorizing grants in support of RFE/RL for fiscal year 1972 (5/10/1972); House of Representatives bill (5/15/1972, includes copy); Committee of Appropriations report (5/31/1972).

Box: 3 Fold: 11 RFE/RL Budget 1975/76 - Briefing
1975/76

DESCRIPTION: Budget briefing (report) for RFE/RL fiscal years 1975 and 1976.

Box: 3 Fold: 12 RFE/RL Budget 1980 - Memoranda
1978-79

DESCRIPTION: Memoranda concerning Congressional budget appropriations to RFE/RL for fiscal year 1980, exchanged between Alexander Buchan; John S. Hayes, chairman, RFE/RL, Inc.; Michael R. Marchetti, treasurer & comptroller; Arthur Levin, budget & administrative officer; John Gronouski, chairman, BIB; Ernest F. Hollings, Committee on Appropriations, U.S. Senate; Samuel P. Lyon, director, Broadcast Analysis; Glenn W. Ferguson, president, RFE/RL, Inc.

Box: 3 Fold: 13 RFE/RL Budget 1985
1984

DESCRIPTION: Memorandum from James L. Buckley, president, RFE/RL Inc. requesting additional funding for fiscal year 1985.

Box: 3 Fold: 14 RFE/RL Budget 1993
1993

DESCRIPTION: Congressional and budget summary for fiscal year 1993 as related to RFE/RL, Inc.

Box: 3 Fold: 15 Annual Report 1960-61
1960-61

DESCRIPTION: President's annual report(s) to the Board of Trustees of the American Committee for Liberation, Inc. (parent of RFE/RL).

Box: 3 Fold: 16 Annual Report 1962-63
1962-63

DESCRIPTION: President's annual report(s) to the Board of Trustees of the American Committee for Liberation, Inc. (parent of RFE/RL).

Box: 3 Fold: 17 Annual Report 1964-66
1964-66

DESCRIPTION: President's annual report(s) to the Board of Trustees of the American Committee for Liberation, Inc. (parent of RFE/RL).

Box: 3 Fold: 18 Preliminary Annual Report 1972
June 1972

DESCRIPTION: Preliminary annual report of the Radio Liberty Committee.

Box: 3 Fold: 19 Annual Report 1973/74
July 1, 1973-June 30, 1974

DESCRIPTION: President's annual report(s) to the Board of Trustees of Radio Liberty Committee.

Box: 3 Fold: 20 Annual Report 1980
1980

DESCRIPTION: President's annual report to Board of Directors of RFE/RL Inc.

Box: 3 Fold: 21 Consultant's Report
1982

DESCRIPTION: Consultant's report on RFE/RL, including memoranda.

Box: 3 Fold: 22 Report: Total Daily Broadcast Hours 1984
1984

DESCRIPTION: Chart showing RFE/RL Total Daily Broadcast Hours, 1984.

Box: 3 Fold: 23 BIB Annual Report 1974
1974

DESCRIPTION: The first annual report of the Board for International Broadcasting as submitted to the President of the United States and the United States Congress.

Box: 3 Fold: 24 BIB Annual Report 1984
1984

DESCRIPTION: BIB annual report.



Box: 3 Fold: 25 BIB Annual Report 1988
1988

DESCRIPTION: BIB annual report on RFE/RL, Inc.

Box: 3 Fold: 26 BIB Annual Report 1989
1989

DESCRIPTION: BIB annual report on RFE/RL, Inc.

Box: 3 Fold: 27 BIB Annual Report 1990
1990

DESCRIPTION: BIB annual report on RFE/RL, Inc.



Box: 3 Fold: 28 BIB Annual Report 1991
1991

DESCRIPTION: BIB annual report on RFE/RL, Inc.

Box: 3 Fold: 29 BIB Annual Report 1992
1992

DESCRIPTION: BIB annual report on RFE/RL, Inc.

Box: 3 Fold: 30 BIB/RFE/RL, Inc., Joint Meeting Minutes
June 1, 1992

DESCRIPTION: Minutes of joint meeting of the Board of Directors of RFE/RL, Inc., and the Board for International Broadcasting, held at RFE/RL headquarters in Munich on June 1, 1992.

Box: 3 Fold: 31 BIB (Miscellaneous)
c.1979

DESCRIPTION: Telex news item concerning member changes of the BIB.

Box: 4 Fold: 1 RFE/RL Operations (Miscellaneous)
c.1977/78

DESCRIPTION: Memorandum re miscellaneous operational matters.

Box: 4 Fold: 2 RFE/RL Operations: Monitoring
undated, c.1978?

DESCRIPTION: Typescript of talk on monitoring operations at Radio Liberty, e.g., "...RL's monitoring unit transcribes in Russian twice a day dozens of pages of Russian, Ukrainian, Belorussian broadcasts, wire service material, Radio Peking Russian..."

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