OT: Missing from the National Archives

Joel S. Berson Berson at ATT.NET
Wed Jul 8 19:25:16 UTC 2009

 From the electronic news-letter of the New England Historic
Genealogical Society:

>The National Archives and Records Administration has come under fire
>recently for a missing hard drive from the Clinton administration
>with sensitive records, including the Social Security Number for one
>of Al Gore's daughters. But the problem of missing items has been
>going on for decades, if not longer. Among the more historically
>significant items missing are the patent for the Wright Brothers Flyer

Perhaps it went up in flames with Rosebud.

>and the target maps for the atomic bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
>Find out more, and meet Paul Brachfeld, NARA's inspector general, at

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