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Subject Files: William Casey., 01/01/1985-12/31/1995

 File — Box: 19, Folder: 34
Identifier: 90676

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

This collection contains the research and subject files, interview tapes, including transcripts, and related material of the noted writer and journalist Larry Collins. Included in this collection are the materials for Collins' five collaborative works with French journalist and writer Dominique Lapierre, as well as the three novels he authored alone. The collection has been arranged chronologically according to the dates of publication for his works. The collectins holds material related to all of Collins' nine books, excluding his compilations of Lord Louis Mountbatten's papers.

Dates

  • 01/01/1985-12/31/1995

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Extent

From the Collection: 47.75 Linear Feet (22 boxes)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Container Summary

Contains contents of the subject file folder regarding William Casey and the origins of the CIA-backed contra operation, consisting of the articles, interview notes, and related material compiled by Larry Collins during his research for the investigative novel Black Eagles (1995), also referred to as Canal.

Subjects and Associated Physical Materials

BLACK EAGLES - SUBJ FILE, CASEY, WILLIAM, CONTRA OPERATION, ND: Xerox

CASEY, WILLIAM - BLACK EAGLES SUBJ FILE RE CIA & CONTRA OPERATION, ND: Xerox

CIA - BLACK EAGLES SUBJ FILE RE CASEY & CONTRA OPERATION, ND: Xerox

CONTRAS - BLACK EAGLES SUBJ FILE RE CIA & AID TO, ND: Xerox

Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Manuscripts Repository

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