Miller Center

Donald Gilpatric

Speaker: Donald Gilpatric
Date: November 25, 1968
Adviser in the Eastern Hemisphere Division at the State Department (1943-1946). Economic Adviser at embassies in China (1946-1947). Deputy directory of the ECA mission in China (1948). Held positions related to foreign service and the Department of Commerce (1962-1963). Director of the Office of Foreign Commercial Services at the Department of Commerce beginning in 1962 and through the time of the interview in 1968. Acquainted with Senator Johnson and his wife in the early fifties.