May 18, 1955
Minutes of the Meetings on 22 and 25 April 1955 at the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs under the direction of Mr. Massigli
This collection of minutes details a dicussion on the possiblity of an extension and futher integration of European politics and economies.
February 28, 1956
Draft minutes from Conference of Foreign Ministers of the ECSC on 11 and 12 February 1956
These minutes include discussions of a new system to bring widespread technical renewal of European industry.
May 14, 1956
Letter from Louis Joxe to Christian Pineau, French Minister of Foreign Affairs
This letter to Christian Pineau describes the proposed subordination of Euratom to the common market.
June 08, 1956
Draft Minutes from Intergovernmental Conference for Euratom May 29 and 30 1956
These minutes describe a discussion from members of several European states, including Germany, Belgium, France, Italy, Luxembourg, and the Netherlands on actions in case of emergency in regard to Euratom.
October 21, 1956
Proposal of the Euratom Experts Concerning the Dissemination of Military Knowledge
This proposal from the French delegation describes the potential military uses for atomic energy.
November 09, 1956
Note by the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Economic Cooperation
This note describes panel discussions, which took place on the visit of Chancellor Adenauer to Paris, helping to reach an agreement on outstanding issues regarding Euratom.
November 13, 1956
Draft Minutes of the Conference of Foreign Affairs of the Member States of the ECSC on 20 and 21 October 1956
This document details discussions which took place during the Conference of Foreign Affairs between members of the ECSC in regard to extending their integration.
January 20, 1957
Note on the Control System and the Powers of the Commission on Export and Ownership of Fissile Materials
This note dicusses control mechanisms of Euratom, concluding that sufficiently large powers are given to the Commission to ensure effective control.
February 10, 1957
Letter by Max Kohnstamm to Jean Monnet on the Committee of the Three Wise Men
This letter to Jean Monnet details the success of recent meetings between President Eisenhower, the Atomic Energy Commission, and other parties.
February 21, 1957
Telegram from Couve de Murville
March 13, 1957
Message from EURATOM delivered by Alfred Iddles, President of the Atomic Industrial Forum, at the 1957 Nuclear Congress Banquet
This address at the 1957 Nuclear Congress Banquet describes the success of the latest efforts in Europe to reach a comprehensive agreement on atomic energy with the United States.
May 07, 1957
Press Conference on 7 May 1957 by Louis Armand, 'A Target for Euratom'
This press conference given by Louis Armand, future first president of Euratom, details a report advocating the creation of an industrial substrate capable of producing by the end of the century abundant energy so that Europe may regain its independence and rethink its economy.
May 25, 1957
French Ambassador to West Germany to Foreign Minister Christian Pineau, 'Extension to Berlin European Treaty on the Common Market and Euratom'
Memorandum by Robert Schaetzel to Max Kohnstamm, 'Points to be Presented to Euratom Commission'
This memo to Max Kohnstamm includes several points pertaining to the United States' anticipated comprehensive agreement with Euratom to be presented to the Commission.
Note on Control by the Joint US-Euratom Working Party
This memo details security controls established under the Euratom Treaty to guarantee that nuclear materials are not diverted for purposed other than those for which they are intended.
Draft Memorandum of Understanding between the European Atomic Energy Commission and the Government of the United States of America
This first joint draft memorandum outlining a program of cooperation between the United States and the European Atomic Energy Commission in the construction and installation of large scale prototype power-reactors.
February 25, 1959
Information Note by Theodor Vogelaar of Legal Services of European Executive, 'Defining the Scope of the Euratom Treaty - Peaceful and Military'
This information note to the members of the Commission lays out the peaceful and military limits to the scope of the Euratom Treaty.
March 08, 1960
Note by Legal Services Commission on Bilateral Relations with the United States
This note details different stages of internation cooperation in the field of nuclear energy. After the Second World War, the field of nuclear energy was characterized by American hegemony and the desire to preserve their lead for security reasons and national defense. However, in 1951 this began to change and some exportation of equipment, raw materials, and classified information was allowed between the United States and foreign countries.
February 07, 1967
Draft Treaty on the Nonproliferation of Nuclear Weapons
Euratom Commission Draft proposed by the US Government to the USSR. Contains six articles detailing the obligations and responsibilities of nuclear weapons and non-nuclear weapons states.
February 07, 1967
Note to the French Council of Ministers on the Non-Proliferation Treaty
This note to the Council of Ministers details the jurisdiction and consequences stemming from the American request that an Article III be included into the NPT.