April 19, 1999
Media Alert: Opportunity to Film or Photograph NATO Treaty
WHAT: Opportunity to photograph or film the original North Atlantic Treaty signed by Secretary of State Dean Acheson, dated April 4, 1949, before the opening of the NATO Summit. (The document, lent by the U.S. Department of State, will be displayed at the NATO Summit, celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization on Friday, April 23, 1999.)
WHO: Dr. Milton Gustafson, diplomatic records specialist, will be available to answer questions about the treaty.
WHEN: Thursday, April 22, 1999, from 10 A.M. to 11 A.M.
WHERE: National Archives Conservation Laboratory
Media Entrance: Pennsylvania Avenue between 7th and 9th Streets, NW, Washington, DC
Please Note: NO ARTIFICIAL LIGHT may be used to film the treaty.
For additional PRESS information, please contact the National Archives Public Affairs staff at 301-837-1700 or by e-mail.