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Scope/Content: In 1957, John Wheeler sat in on a classified presentation concerning the status of the Russian military/scientific establishment. Afterwards, Wheeler urged Eisenhower's scientific advisory board to create a civilian Advanced Research Projects Laboratory. Wheeler forwarded the letter to Hugh Everett, with a note regarding the Russian missile gap. Scope/Content: This document was found in the basement of Mark Everett in 2007 by Mark Everett and Peter Byrne.