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Dear Evan Nance,
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We searched the National Archives Catalog and located 3 series and 23 files units related to Castro in the Records of the Assassination Review Board (Record Group 541) that may be relevant to your research. The series Records Compiled for the John F. Kennedy Assassination Records Collection Related to Cuba and Vietnam, 1961-1964 in the Records of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff (Record Group 218) documents efforts by the United States to overthrow the government of Fidel Castro through direct invasion, assassination, and the support of anti-Castro forces. Additionally, the series Cuban Policy Papers of Joseph Califano, 1962-1963 in the Records of the Office of the Secretary of the Army (Record Group 335) contains discussions of various plans of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) to assassinate Castro These records have not been digitized. Please contact the National Archives at College Park - Textual Reference (RDT2) via email at firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance with these and similar records.
We also located the Papers of Jim Garrison, 1965-1992 in the John F. Kennedy Assassination Records Collection (Collection JFKCO) that includes the file CIA, which mentions that President Kennedy and his brother, Attorney General Robert Kennedy never discussed assassinating Fidel Castro. These records have been digitized and can be viewed online in the Catalog.
Next, we located the series Records Relating to Cuba, 1957-1975 in the General Records of the Department of State (Record Group 59) that contains 1 file related to assassination attempts against Castro. The series Central Decimal Files, 1910-1963 in Record Group 59 may contain some relevant information. These records have not been digitized. We also located the series Articles from "Studies in Intelligence", 1955-1992 in the Records of the Central Intelligence Agency (Record Group 263) that contains 24 files related to Fidel Castro, many of which include references to plans to assassinate or eliminate him. These records have been digitized and can be viewed online in the Catalog. For more information about these and similar records, please contact RDT2.
If you have not already done so, we suggest that you consult Foreign Relations of the United States (FRUS). This is a Department of State publication of selected documents from the Department’s files and other sources. Besides providing the text of the most important documents on U.S. foreign policy, FRUS also provides a source citation printed either as a header with the document or as a footnote). Those references to file numbers or other records identification are the keys to locating not only the printed documents but other documents on the same subject not selected for publication. Cited "Lot Files" may be difficult to identify among the records in the National Archives using just the Lot number. If you are interested in using any of those records, please contact RDT2. FRUS volumes are usually available at large universities or public libraries, and in the U.S. Government Depository Libraries.
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Finally, the documents you seek may be available via the Freedom of Information Act Electronic Reading Room - Special Collections Archive on the CIA website.
We hope this information is helpful. Best of luck with your research!
Thank you for your assistance, I will look into these documents, as soon as possible.