CIA Early Years 1947-50

Professor Barry Katz, Stanford University, and Thomas Powers, an author, talked about the origins of the Central Intelligence Agency, and its… read more

Professor Barry Katz, Stanford University, and Thomas Powers, an author, talked about the origins of the Central Intelligence Agency, and its development from the World War II intelligence agency, the Office for Strategic Services. They also talked about the intelligence community’s role in the transition between World War II and the Cold War, and how the dynamics of the Cold War shaped the new agency. close

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CIA Early Years 1947-50

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Program ID:
55811-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 26, 1994 | 8:58am EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Dec 29, 1994 | 5:02am EST | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Dec 26, 1994 | 8:58am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 28, 1994 | 11:57am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 28, 1994 | 3:50pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 29, 1994 | 5:02am EST | C-SPAN 2
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