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.
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.
Notes by Mr. Mercereau During a Visit to the United States
The notes discuss meetings which took place with the American media, politicians, industrialists, and trade unions and reactions to the possibility of a grand agreement between Euratom and the United States.
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 10, 1967
Notes by the Euratom Commission to the Council of Ministers
These notes from the Euratom Commission to the Council of Ministers discuss the inclusion of an agreement on nonproliferation and between the United States and the Soviet Union and the impact of oversight.
February 27, 1967
Note by the Euratom Commission, 'Construction of an Eventual Isotopic Separation Plant'
This note from the Euratom Commision details the possible construction of an isotope separation plant in the European Community.
February 28, 1967
Interview with M. Margulies, German member of the Commission by Karl H. Schwarz, 'The Euratom Treaty Bursts'
This interview with M. Margulies describes the Euratom Treaty as a tangible manifestation of a desire for peace.