Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics

Soviet Disarmament

Summary: Diplomacy was instrumental in ending the Cold War and reconciling US-USSR relations. Soviet disarmament was a major step in easing Cold War tensions.

Date Range: 1982-1985

Online materials: Correspondence between US and Soviet diplomats, internal congressional documents discussing US -Soviet relations.

Additional materials: Documents focusing on nuclear arms control negotiations with the USSR, travel schedules for Senator Dole's visits to USSR, constituent letters, and news clippings.

 

Title: Gorbachev and framed image of the Mall

Date: 1990

Citation: Dole Photograph Collection 1880-1996- People, Box 17, Folder 3218, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Ronald Reagan giving his famous “Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall!” speech in front of the Brandenburg Gate at the Berlin Wall

Date: 1987-06-12

Citation: Dole Photograph Collection, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Bob Dole shaking hands with President Eisenhower

Date: 1961

Citation: Dole Photograph Collection, 1880-1996, Box 6, Folder 11, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Senator Dole in meeting about trade between United States and Soviet Union

Date: 1982-11

Citation: Dole Photograph Collection, 1880-1996, Box 35, Folder 19, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Letter to Senator Dole from Kenneth Adelman

Date: 1983-04-14

Citation: Robert J. Dole Senate Papers- Personal/Political Files, 1969-1996, Box 362, Folder 7, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Congressional Record

Date: 1985-12-19

Citation: Robert J. Dole Senate Papers- Personal/Political Files, 1969-1996, Box 365, Folder 6, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: U.S. - Soviet Relations

Date: Undated

Citation: Robert J. Dole Senate Papers- Personal/Political Files, 1969-1996, Box 413, Folder 11, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: U.S. Response to Soviet Security and Political Challenges

Date: Undated

Citation: Robert J. Dole Senate Papers- Personal/Political Files, 1969-1996, Box 413, Folder 11, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Poland: Sanctions vs. the USSR

Date: Undated

Citation: Robert J. Dole Senate Papers- Personal/Political Files, 1969-1996, Box 413, Folder 11, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Letter from Senator Dole to Aleksei Shitikov, Chairman of the Supreme Council of the USSR

Date: 1983-01-11

Citation: Robert J. Dole Senate Papers- Personal/Political Files, 1969-1996, Box 427, Folder 11, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Secretary of State Shultz's Press Conference at SPASO House

Date: 1982-11-15

Citation: Robert J. Dole Senate Papers- Personal/Political Files, 1969-1996, Box 427, Folder 11, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Letter from Elizabeth Dole to Valentina N. Nikolayeva-Tereshkova

Date: 1983-01-19

Citation: Robert J. Dole Senate Papers- Personal/Political Files, 1969-1996, Box 427, Folder 11, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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