BEAL, RICHARD S.:  FILES, 1983-1984 – REAGAN LIBRARY COLLECTIONS

 

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BEAL, RICHARD S.:  FILES, 1983-1984

 

Office of Planning and Evaluation, Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director, 1981-1983 (see separate inventory)

Crisis Management Support and Planning, NSC, Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director, 1983-1984

 

Richard Smith Beal was born in Washington DC and raised in College Park, MD.  He received his bachelors and masters degrees from Brigham Young University and a PhD from the University of Southern California in International Relations.  In 1979, he was a Fulbright-Hays senior lecturer at Jawaharlal Nehru University in New Delhi, India.  Prior to joining the Reagan administration, Dr. Beal held the position of Associate Professor of International Relations and Political Science at Brigham Young University. 

 

During the 1980 campaign, Dr. Beal worked with Richard Wirthlin of Decision Making Information (DMI).  Dr. Beal held the position of senior political analyst and was instrumental in the development of the Political Information System (PINS).  During the transition, Dr. Beal served as Assistant Deputy Director for Planning and Evaluation for the Office of the President-elect.  Dr. Beal was named Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director of the Office of Planning and Evaluation in January 1981.  He joined the National Security Council staff in June of 1983 as Senior Director of Crisis Management Support and Planning.  Dr. Beal died on November 2, 1984 following surgery.

 

SERIES I:  CHRONOLOGICAL FILE, 1983-1984

RAC Box 1

Incoming Chron 82-83 (05/01/1983-05/11/1983)

Incoming Chron 82-83 (05/12/1983-05/24/1983)

Incoming Chron 82-83 (05/25/1983)

Incoming Chron 82-83 (05/26/1983-05/31/1983)

Incoming Chron 82-83 (06/01/1983-06/19/1983)

Incoming Chron 82-83 (06/20/1983-06/26/1983)

Incoming Chron 82-83 (06/27/1983-06/31/1983)

Incoming Chron 82-83 (July 1983)

Incoming Chron 82-83 (08/01/1983-08/07/1983)

Incoming Chron 82-83 (08/08/1983)

Incoming Chron 82-83 (08/09/1983-08/13/1983)

Incoming Chron 82-83 (08/14/1983-08/15/1983)

Incoming Chron 82-83 (08/16/1983-08/19/1983)

Incoming Chron 82-83 (08/20/1983-08/31/1983)

Incoming Chron 82-83 (09/01/1983)

 

RAC Box 2

Incoming Chron 82-83 (09/02/1983-09/22/1983)

Incoming Chron 82-83 (09/23/1983-09/31/1983)

Incoming Chron 82-83 (10/01/1983-10/20/1983)

Incoming Chron 82-83 (10/21/1983-11/02/1983)

Chron File (November 1983-December 1983)

Chron (January 1984-March 1984)

Chron (April 1984-August 1984)

 

SERIES II:  SUBJECT FILE

RAC Box 2, cont.

Annual Integrated Assessment of Security Assistance for Mexico (05/18/1983)

Chad

China Census

Civil Emergency Preparedness in NATO

Cosmos 954

Cuban Terrorism Activity

Illegal Migration

India

India I: [Asia and Nuclear Weapons](1)(2)

India I: [Congressional Research Service] (1)(2)

India I: [Department of State Reports re India Foreign Relations]

India I: Mrs. Ghandi’s Visit

India I: [Newspaper Articles]

India I: [Speech Notes and Agendas]

India I:  [Travel Authorizations and Receipts]

India I: [US-India Cultural Exchange Program (1)-(3)

India II: [Department of State INR Reports] (1)-(3)

India II: India Information [re 1982 trip] (1)-(4)

India II: [Petition re US Military Aid to Pakistan] (1)(2)

India II: [Travel Arrangements] (1)(2)

India II: [USICA]

International Info Policy Study – Management of Telecommunication Policy (1)(2)

Libya/Chad (1)-(5)

Libya/Sudan (1)-(5)

Lebanese Working Group

Lebanon

Lebanon:  Haddad Mission (1)-(3)

NSC Briefing “International Financial Problems” Debt

Personal – Travel

Possible Security Violations

 

RAC Box 3

President’s Trip to Asia (Japan-Korea) (1)-(5)

President’s Trip/Mexico – Asia (1)(2)

Restrictions on Soviet Diplomat Travel

Saudi Arabia

SIG - International Communications Policy (1)-(3)

#525 SOP CM [Standard Operating Procedures for Crisis Management]

Security Violations (208)

SSG/Sudan  08/01/1983

Sweden – Security Report

US-USSR Joint Military Communications Link (JMCL)