Home Contact Us FAQs Sitemap
Nixon Presidential Library & Museum
The Life The Times Virtual Library The Museum For Kids For Teachers For Researchers Plan Your Visit News & Events About Us Plan Your Event
FOR RESEARCHERS
FG 16 (Department of the Air Force)

Getting Started

Collections

Guide to Holdings

Collections by Subject

Textual Materials

White House Tapes

Audiovisual Materials

Oral Histories

Research Bibliography

Links to Learning

Get Copies

Scope and Content Note

The materials in the subject category FG 16 (Department of the Air Force) contain various correspondence, memoranda, reports, resignations, nominations, commendations, promotions, invitations and White House guest lists.

Frequent correspondents include: Richard Nixon, Brent Scowcroft, Peter Flanigan, James Hughes and Richard Lawson.

The terms Executive and General precede each FG 16 file designation. Items designated Executive consist of communications between agencies of the federal government, while the General files deal more with communications between the federal government and the private sector. The topics under each heading are similar.

The subcategories of materials filed under the subject of FG 16 (Department of the Air Force) are:

FG 16 DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE

Includes Presidential Unit Citations; sale of the USAF Alaska Communications system; Medal of Honor Awards; White House dinner guest lists; routine nominations and promotions of military personnel; travel schedules; weather reports and Selective Service reform recommendations.

FG 16/A

Includes resignations and nominations of various officials.

FG 16-1 SECRETARY

Includes a memo requesting staff support for the White House Conference on Food, Nutrition and Health.

FG 16-1 SECRETARY AND STAFF OFFICIALS

All file folders are empty.

FG 16-2 DEPUTY UNDERSECRETARY

All file folders are empty.

FG 16-3 ASSISTANT SECRETARIES

All file folders are empty.

FG 16-4 CHIEF OF STAFF

Includes White House invitations, assignment of White House Social Aides and commendations for USAF installations serving Key Biscayne.

FG 16-5 CIVIL AIR PATROL

Includes annual reports of the Civil Air Patrol and invitations to various events.

FG 16-6 WOMEN IN THE AIR FORCE

Includes invitations to various events and a memo concerning ceremonies related to the first woman promoted to the rank of general in the Air Force.

Folder Title List

Not yet available online

Collections

 

Home Contact Us FAQs Sitemap

The Nixon Library and Museum is part of the Presidential Libraries system administered by the National Archives
and Records Administration
, a Federal agency. View our Privacy Statement. View our Accessibility Statement.