Overview of the Confessions of a weaponeer : video tape

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Overview of the Confessions of a weaponeer : video tape

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2008
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by David Sun.
© 2008 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Confessions of a weaponeer : video tape
Dates: 1987
Collection Number: 87064
Collection Size: 1 video cassette, 1 folder. (0.2 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Interview with George Kistiakowsky, science adviser to President Dwight D. Eisenhower (1959-1961), relating to the development of American nuclear weapons policy and the history of the nuclear arms race. Interview conducted by Carl Sagan and broadcast on the television program Nova. Includes a printed transcript of the broadcast.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: In English

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

Publication Rights

May not be reproduced without permission of Carl Sagan Productions.
For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Confessions of a weaponeer : video tape, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1987.

Accruals

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Location of Originals

Original in possession of: WGBH Educational Foundation.

Scope and Content of Collection

Interview with George Kistiakowsky, science adviser to President Dwight D. Eisenhower (1959-1961), relating to the development of American nuclear weapons policy and the history of the nuclear arms race. Interview conducted by Carl Sagan and broadcast on the television program Nova. Includes a printed transcript of the broadcast.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Nuclear weapons.
United States--Military policy.
Videotapes.
Kistiakowsky, George B. (George Bogdan), 1900-
Sagan, Carl, 1934-