- 1962 - 2002 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
Name of creator
Personal business letters from the Director, IMS
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Official business letter from the Director, IMS to named person in their official appointments.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Prior to 1967 the documents were numbered by date and after were numbered sequentially.
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
NATO publicly disclosed information is available for research and education purposes. Any commercial use requires the written permission of NATO. Please credit the NATO Archives should any documents be used for publication. Guidelines for the proper citation of NATO publicly disclosed information can be found on the NATO Archives website (http://www.nato.int/archives).
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
446 DIMS Documents were created between 1960 and 1969. However, 39 of these documents were created prior to February 1967 and the stand up of the IMS so were numbered by hand and entered into the database afterward by the person(s) creating the profiles. Out of these, 4 have been publicly disclosed.