NRO History McNamara

Joseph Page II filed this request with the National Reconnaissance Office of the United States of America.


From: Joseph Page II

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:

NRO Oral History Program: An Interview with Robert McNamara, by R. Cargill Hall, March 25, 1999

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by PDF file added to your Declassified Records/Frequently Requested Records webpage (

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on May 28, 2013. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed.

Thank you for your help.

From: NRO

Dear Muckrock editors:

This is in response to your 27 June email follow-up regarding your Freedom of Information Act Request for " NRO Oral History Program: An Interview with Robert McNamara."

In your request, you asked that we post this document on the NRO's public web site. We are experiencing delays in processing the document for placement on the web site.

However, if you wish, we can directly provide you with a copy of the document in response to your request. If this is acceptable to you, we can complete your request within the coming week.

Please let us know how you wish to proceed in this regard.


Kenneth R. Dorsey
Public Review & Release Program


From: Joseph Page II

Print copy will be acceptable.

From: National Reconnaissance Office

A cover letter granting the request and outlining any exempted materials, if any.

From: National Reconnaissance Office

A copy of documents responsive to the request.