Dulles, Allen Welsh, 1893-1969.
1845-1971 (mostly 1918-1969)
60.4 linear feet, 120 archival boxes, 2 half-size archival boxes, 12 8x10 photograph boxes, 2 11x16 photograph boxes, 2 20x24 photograph boxes, 1 5x8 photograph box, 1 11x11 box and 14 custom-made boxes
The Allen W. Dulles Papers contains correspondence, speeches, writings, and photographs documenting the life of this lawyer, diplomat, businessman, and spy. One of the longest-serving directors of the Central Intelligence Agency (1953-1961), he also served in a key intelligence post in Bern, Switzerland during World War II, as well as on the Warren Commission.