This volume was prepared under the direct supervision of S. Everett Gleason, former Chief of the Foreign Relations Division, assisted by Fredrick Aandahl, the present Chief.
Almon R. Wright prepared the compilations on Argentina and Brazil. Velma Hastings Cassidy compiled the remaining documentation on United States relations with the other American republics. David H. Stauffer prepared the documentation on United States relations with Canada and assisted with the final editorial work on the volume.
The technical editing of the volume was the responsibility of the Publishing and Reproduction Services Division, Jerome H. Perlmutter, Chief. This function was performed in the Documentary Editing Section, under the direction of the former Chief, Margaret H. Seamon, by Helen V. Gilbert and Margie E. Wilber.
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