Rusk XX, Clark Clifford, 1985 March

Collection: Dean Rusk Oral History Collection

Dublin Core

Description

Clark Clifford interviewed by Richard Rusk. Clark Clifford discusses his relationship with Dean Rusk during his tenure as Secretary of Defense during the Johnson administration and as special advisor to President Harry S. Truman. Clifford speaks candidly of his differences with Rusk over U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War.

Clark Clifford served as Special Counsel to President Harry S. Truman, Chairman of Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board in the Kennedy Administration, and Secretary of Defense in the Johnson Administration.

Date

1985-03

Identifier

RBRL214DROH-RuskXX

Coverage

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Duration

49 minutes



Citation

Clark Clifford and Richard Rusk, “Rusk XX, Clark Clifford, 1985 March,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed July 3, 2020, http://russelllibraryoralhistory.org/RBRL214DROH/RBRL214DROH-RuskXX.