Records documenting the formation of the Council and its role in the development of U.S.-China trade, and the Council's library holdings relating to China's trade and economy. The Council is an association of U.S. business firms interested in trade with the People's Republic of China. It was formed in 1973 with the encouragement of the U.S. Government. See also the finding aid to a later accretion of records
170.3 linear feet (ca. 340,000 pages)
The National Council for United States-China Trade (accession number 84-40)
Open. Some items are temporarily restricted under terms of the donor's deed of gift, a copy of which is available on request, or under National Archives and Records Administration general restrictions (36 CFR 1256).
The Council has donated to the United States of America its copyrights in all of its unpublished writings in National Archives collections, but retains copyright interests in its publications. The copyrights to materials written by other individuals or organizations are presumed to remain with them. Works prepared by U.S. Government employees as part of their official duties are in the public domain.
Prepared by Helmi Raaska, September 1987
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