The Diaries of Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1953_1961 is the microfilm edition of the Dwight D. Eisenhower Diaries series located at the Eisenhower Library in Abilene, Kansas. It consists of more than 28,000 pages of material, arranged chronologically by month and year. UPA, in cooperation with the Eisenhower Library and John S. D. Eisenhower, has filmed the diaries series in its entirety for this publication.
These diaries and supporting documents shed light on virtually every issue that concerned Eisenhower during his presidency. They also reveal much about his political philosophy, as well as his private views on such matters as McCarthyism, Indochina, civil rights, and disarmament.