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Manuscript/Mixed Material Interview with Victor Skiles



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  • Interview with Victor Skiles


  • Kean, John H. (Interviewer)
  • Skiles, Victor (Interviewee)

Created / Published

  • December 4, 1995


  • -  Association for Diplomatic Studies and Training
  • -  Diplomacy
  • -  Foreign relations
  • -  Oral history
  • -  General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade
  • -  Suez crisis
  • -  Berlin Airlift
  • -  Foreign assistance
  • -  Interviews
  • -  United States -- District of Columbia -- Washington
  • -  Greece
  • -  Germany
  • -  Israel -- Tel Aviv
  • -  Thailand -- Bangkok
  • -  Afghanistan -- Karachi
  • -  Europe and Eurasia
  • -  Near East
  • -  South and Central Asia
  • -  East Asia and Pacific


  • Interviews

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Foreign Assistance Series

Source Collection

  • The Foreign Affairs Oral History Collection of the Association for Diplomatic Studies and Training


  • Manuscript Division

Digital Id

Online Format

  • online text
  • pdf

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Frontline Diplomacy, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


Items included in this collection with the permission of rights holders are listed below. For further use or reproduction of those items contact the rightsholders listed.

Interview of William W. Lehfeldt by William Burr, April 29, 1987, made available here with permission from The Foundation for Iranian Studies, 4343 Montgomery Avenue, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814.

Interview of John S. Service by Rosemary Levinson, 1977, made available here with permission from The Regional Oral History Office, 486 The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720-6000.

Oral history interviews conducted by Mrs. Ann Miller Morin (below), made available here with permission from Mrs. Ann Miller Morin, 3330 North Leisure World Blvd., Apt. 808, Silver Spring, MD 20906.

  • Interview of Anne Cox Chambers, October 23, 1985
  • Interview of Jane Abell Coon, November 4, 1986
  • Interview of Betty Crites Dillon, December 9, 1987
  • Interview of Ruth Lewis Farkas, October 24, 1985
  • Interview of Rosemary Lucas Ginn, October 28, 1997
  • Interview of Constance Ray Harvey, 1988
  • Interview of Mari-Luci Jaramillo, February 21, 1987
  • Interview of Jeane Jordan Kirkpatrick, May 28, 1987
  • Interview of Caroline Clendening Laise, May 8, 1985
  • Interview of Claire Boothe Luce, September 19, 1986               
  • Interview of Mary Seymour Olmsted, June 25, 1985
  • Interview of Nancy Ostrander, May 14, 1986
  • Interview of Rozanne L. Ridgway, March 18, 1987
  • Interview of Mabel Murphy Smythe, May 2, 1986
  • Interview of Margaret Joy Tibbetts, May 28, 1985
  • Interview of Melissa Foelsh Wells, March 27, 1984
  • Interview of Faith Ryan Whittlesey, December 7, 1988

These 17 interviews are part of the collection on deposit in the Sophia Smith Collection External.

Cite This Item

Citations are generated automatically from bibliographic data as a convenience, and may not be complete or accurate.

Chicago citation style:

Kean, John H, and Victor Skiles. Interview with Victor Skiles. December 4, 1995. Manuscript/Mixed Material.

APA citation style:

Kean, J. H. & Skiles, V. (1995) Interview with Victor Skiles. December 4. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Kean, John H, and Victor Skiles. Interview with Victor Skiles. December 4, 1995. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.