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Dear Mr. Terenzi,
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We searched the National Archives Catalog and located 5 series and 11 file units related to the Berlin Airlift in the 1940s; 2 series and 22 file units related to Tempelhof Airport in the 1940s; 2 series and 3 file units related to "Operation Vittles" in various record groups that may be of interest to you. Some of these records have been digitized and may be viewed online via the Catalog. Please contact the National Archives at College Park - Still Pictures (RDSS) at email@example.com for information about the non-digitized records.
Next, we located 133 files related to the Berlin Airlift in the 1940s, 15 motion pictures related to Tempelhof Airport in the 1940s, and 10 motion pictures and sound recordings related to "Operation Vittles" in multiple record groups that may be useful for you. Some of these records have been digitized and may be viewed online using the Catalog. You may contact the National Archives at College Park - Motion Pictures (RDSM) at firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance with the non-digitized records.
Plus, we located the series Clippings from "Stars and Stripes," 1947-1950, the series Copies of the European Edition of "The Stars and Stripes," 1949-1950, and the series General Records, 1949-1950 of the Stars and Stripes Branch in the Records of the United States Army, Europe (Record Group 549) that may include the article you are searching for. The series European Edition of the Stars and Stripes Newspaper, 1943-1948 in the Records of U.S. Army Operational, Tactical, and Support Organizations (World War II and Thereafter) (Record Group 338) might include relevant articles. These records have not been digitized. Please contact the National Archives at College Park - Textual Reference (RTD2) at email@example.com for more information about these records.
More information about The Berlin Airlift is available on the website for the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library and Museum | Harry S. Truman.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and pursuant to guidance received from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), NARA has adjusted its normal operations to balance the need of completing its mission-critical work while also adhering to the recommended social distancing for the safety of NARA staff. As a result of this re-prioritization of activities, you may experience a delay in receiving an initial acknowledgement as well as a substantive response to your reference request from RDSS, RDSM, and RDT2. We apologize for this inconvenience and appreciate your understanding and patience.
Finally, we located several online resources related to the Berlin Airlift that may also be useful, including The National World War II Museum: The Berlin Airlift: View From the Cockpit, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO): The Berlin Airlift, the Department of Defense (DOD): The Berlin Airlift: What It Was, Its Importance in the Cold War, and the Department of State Milestones: 1945–1952, Berlin Airlift.
We hope this is helpful. Best of luck with your research!