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Dean Acheson

Dean Gooderham Acheson

State of Residency: Maryland
Appointment: Jan 8, 1947
Entry on Duty: Jan 21, 1947
Termination of Appointment: Jan 20, 1953
Presidency: Truman

As Secretary of State



Foreign Travels of Secretary of State Dean Acheson

Foreign Relations of the United States:
1949 (vol. 1-9), 1950 (vol. 1-7), 1951 (vol. 1-7), 1952-1954 (vol. 1-12)

FRUS online 1949-1953



Profile
Born: April 11, 1893
Died: October 12, 1971
Married: Alice Stanley
Education: Yale University; Harvard Law School
Occupation: Lawyer


Government Positions


Notable Events

  • Practiced law in Washington D.C.


  • Previous Secretary of State: George Marshall
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    Last Updated: Feb 2, 2001
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