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Lucius Clay Private Briefing for White House on Clay Commission Report

This is a PDF of the “memo for the record” by General John Stewart Bragdon, President Eisenhower’s public works advisor on the White House staff, recounting a meeting held on December 13, 1954 in which General Lucius Clay and the other members of the Clay Committee briefed White House staff and leaders of other government agencies on the outline of the Clay Committee’s forthcoming report. Includes Bragdon’s questions to Clay about why the Committee rejected using federal funds to build toll roads and Clay’s response.

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