Colby, William Egan, 1920-1996

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Colby, a Princeton graduate with the Class of 1940, was a career CIA agent and Director of Central Intelligence from 1973 to 1976. He spent his post-CIA years working as a lawyer and business consultant in Washington, D.C. for various firms, and as a popular speaker on the lecture circuit.

From the description of William E. Colby papers, 1935-1996 (bulk 1975-1995) (Princeton University Library). WorldCat record id: 177475683

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creatorOf Nolting, Frederick. Papers of Frederick Nolting, 1936-1989. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Nicholas Roosevelt Papers, 1846-1962 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn Sheehan, Neil. Papers, 1920-1993 (bulk 1960-1993). Library of Congress
creatorOf Sierra Club. Sierra Club records, 1890-2009. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Papers, 1953-1990 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe College
creatorOf Colby, William Egan, 1920-1996. Internal security in South Vietnam-- Phoenix / William E. Colby. U.S. Army Heritage & Education Center
creatorOf Colby, William Egan, 1920-1996. William E. Colby papers, 1935-1996 (bulk 1975-1995) Princeton University Library
creatorOf Terry, C. A. (Chloe Ann). Diary (typescript copy), 1852. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Colby, William Egan, 1920-1996. Changes in American intelligence : address to the Economic Club of New York, 13 November 1974. US Central Intelligence Agency
creatorOf Hackes, Peter. Foreign intelligence, legal and democratic controls : Tuesday, December 11, 1979, 7:30 p.m., Washington Hilton, Washington, D.C. / Moderator: Peter Hackes ; Panelists: Les Aspin, Robert Bork, William Colby, John Shattuck. US Central Intelligence Agency
referencedIn Philip W. Buchen Files. 1974 - 1977. Philip Buchen's Intelligence Community Investigations and Reorganization Files
creatorOf Colby, William Egan, 1920-1996. Security week 1973 : address to the National Security Agency, 9 November 1973. US Central Intelligence Agency
creatorOf Colby, William Egan, 1920-1996. Statement before Government Information and Individual Rights Subcommittee of the House Government Operations Committee, June 25, 1975. US Central Intelligence Agency
referencedIn Kushner, Rose. Papers, 1953-1990 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf Colby, William Egan, 1920-1996. Statement before CIA Subcommittee of the House Select Committee on Intelligence, June 12, 1975. US Central Intelligence Agency
referencedIn Neil Sheehan Papers, 1920-1993, (bulk 1960-1993) Manuscript Division, Library of Congress
creatorOf Colby, William Egan, 1920-1996. Statement before House of Representatives Select Committee on Intelligence, August 4, 1975 and August 6, 1975. US Central Intelligence Agency
referencedIn Richard B. Cheney Files. 1974 - 1977. Richard Cheney's General Subject Files
referencedIn Sheehan, Neil. Neil Sheehan papers, 1920-1993 (bulk 1960-1993). Library of Congress
creatorOf Colby, William Egan, 1920-1996. Statement before American Conservative Union, October 9, 1975. US Central Intelligence Agency
referencedIn Ambassador Auditorium Collection, 1974-1995 Archive of Recorded Sound, Stanford University Libraries
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associatedWith American Conservative Union. corporateBody
associatedWith Kushner, Rose. person
associatedWith Marchetti, Victor. person
associatedWith Nolting, Frederick. person
associatedWith Roosevelt, Nicholas, 1893-1982 person
associatedWith ROSE KUSHNER, 1929-1990 person
correspondedWith Sheehan, Neil. person
associatedWith Sheehan, Neil. person
associatedWith Sierra Club. corporateBody
associatedWith Terry, C. A. (Chloe Ann) person
associatedWith United States. Central Intelligence Agency. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Operations. Subcommittee on Government Information and Individual Rights. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Intelligence. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Office of Strategic Services. corporateBody
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Vietnam
United States
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Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Military intelligence
Business consultants--20th century
Intelligence service--20th century
Spies--20th century--Correspondence
Internal security
Insurgency
Intelligence officers--20th century--Correspondence
Espionage--20th century
World War, 1939-1945--Secret service
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Birth 1920-01-04

Death 1996-04-27

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