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Berrigan, Daniel and Philip collection, 1880-1995

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 4602
  • Size: 207 cubic ft. Correspondence, legal documents, manuscripts of poetry and prose writings, notes for talks, periodical articles, newspaper clippings, photographs, broadsides, tape recordings, videocassettes, microfilms
  • Subject: Religion
  • Subject: Social Sciences
  • Subject: Vietname War
  • Abstract: Personal papers and ephemeral publications by and about Daniel and Philip Berrigan

Citizen Soldier records, 1966-1994

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 7033
  • Size: 24.3 cubic ft. Documents, publications, correspondence, photographs.
  • Subject: Human Sexuality
  • Subject: Social Sciences
  • Subject: Vietname War
  • Abstract: Includes records of the Citizens' Commission of Inquiry on U.S. War Crimes and the Safe Return Amnesty Committee, both Vietnam War-era groups, and a successor of the two organizations, Citizen Soldier.

Elbert, Sarah papers, 1968-1976

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 2914
  • Size: 4 cubic ft., 6 reels movie film, 5 VHS cassettes Film, videotapes, audiotapes, cd, articles, notes, clippings, and leaflets
  • Subject: Social Sciences
  • Subject: Vietname War
  • Abstract: Papers of Sarah Elbert (Cornell University Class of 1965), who initiated "The Streets Belong to the People" as a part of her study of student radicalism and counterculture

Flower of the Dragon records, 1961-1981

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 7020
  • Size: 1.4 cubic ft. Clippings, photographs, illustrations, audiotapes, manuscripts.
  • Subject: Vietname War
  • Abstract: Various materials describing the Flower of the Dragon organization.

Glad Day Press publications, 1967-197

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 2961
  • Size: 1.2 cubic ft Handbills, serials, photographs, newsletters, publications, drafts of articles and speeches, and a calendar
  • Subject: Social Sciences
  • Subject: Vietname War
  • Abstract: Handbills and serials published by Glad Day Press, including material concerning the Vietnam War, the Black Liberation Movement, Students for a Democratic Society (SDS); and the Cornell University Carpenter Hall takeover, May 1972. Serials include Caw! and New Left Notes (both published by the SDS), Mobilizer, Cornell-Ithaca Mobilizer, The First Issue, Workers Bulletin, Watu (published by The Black Literary Society of Cornell University), Dateline: Ithaca, New Patriot, Volunteers, Tiohero, and Notes from a Green Piano. Also, photographs, newsletters, publications, drafts of articles and speeches, and a calendar

International War Crimes Tribunal records, 1967, 1970

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 4285
  • Size: 2.4 cubic ft. Statements, correspondence, reports, testimonies, photographs.
  • Subject: Southeast Asia
  • Subject: Vietname War
  • Abstract: Tribunal records include mimeographs, edited versions, and final drafts of testimonies, reports, opening and closing statements, and summaries of the Stockholm and Copenhagen sessions (1967); also, press releases, copies of correspondence, photographs, speeches, agendas, and statutes. In addition, there are materials pertaining to the National Liberation Front; reports of the Commission for the Denunciation of U.S. War Crimes in South Vietnam (1970); and reports, printed matter, and other materials concerning the International Commission of Enquiry into U.S. Crimes in Indochina.

Kahin, George McTurnan collection on the origins of the Vietnam War, [ca. 1954-1970]

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 4251
  • Size: 133 v., 2 cubic ft. Copies of government documents.
  • Subject: Social Sciences
  • Subject: Vietname War
  • Abstract: Copies of United States government documents pertaining to the war in Vietnam, collected by Professor Kahin through the Freedom of Information Act for use in his 1986 book Intervention: How America Became Involved in Vietnam. For the pre-1961 period, the largest single group of documents relates to the Geneva Conference in 1954. Although the majority of documents relate to Vietnam, there is also coverage of Cambodia and Laos, particularly during the period from 1961 to 1963

Kahin, George McTurnan papers, [ca. 1951-1999]

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 3146
  • Size: 24 cubic ft. Correspondence, clippings, manuscripts, documents.
  • Subject: Southeast Asia
  • Subject: Vietname War
  • Abstract: Correspondence, Cornell lectures and course materials, articles and speeches, files about meetings, and book draft.

Kappler, Gustav Edward papers, 1951-2012

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 7041
  • Size: .6 cubic feet Photographs, manuscripts, audio recordings, ephemera
  • Subject: Life Sciences
  • Subject: Vietname War
  • Abstract: Collection of color slides, tape recordings and transcripts describing the vascular surgeon's experiences during the Vietnam War

Kirk, Donald papers, [ca. 1965-1982]

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 4355
  • Size: 22.5 cubic ft. Papers, documents, and other research materials.
  • Subject: Southeast Asia
  • Subject: Social Sciences
  • Subject: Vietname War
  • Abstract: Papers, documents (including many obtained through the Freedom of Information Act), pamphlets, and other research materials on the Vietnam War and on Vietnam in general, Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, the Philippines, and Japan.

Lehrman, Hal papers

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 6932
  • Size: 48 boxes Correspondence, Newspapers, Printed Materials, Publication
  • Subject: Southeast Asia
  • Subject: Vietname War
  • Abstract: Files and clippings relating to Hal Lehrman's career.

Nam Express, 2003-2012

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 7053
  • Size: .1 cubic ft. Publications
  • Subject: Southeast Asia
  • Subject: Vietname War
  • Abstract: Newsletters of the organization, 2003-2012.

Rauch, Basil (collector) Vietnam documentation, 1942-1980

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 4381
  • Size: 2 cubic ft. Documents.
  • Subject: Southeast Asia
  • Subject: Vietname War
  • Abstract: Documents pertaining to the origins of the conflict in Indochina after World War II.

Rest of the News records and tape recording

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 3838
  • Size: 56.1 cubic ft. Audio Recordings, Correspondence, Printed Materials, Research Material
  • Subject: Social Sciences
  • Subject: Vietname War
  • Abstract: Includes audio tapes, source material, correspondence, research files, account books, and lists of donors

Sweet, Charles F. papers, 1953-1990.

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 4827
  • Size: 9.4 cubic ft. Correspondence, reports, subject files, and personal and professional papers.
  • Subject: Vietname War
  • Abstract: Correspondence, reports, subject files, and personal and professional papers; includes an article: "Economic Transition of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam." Also, "Vietnam Files" and computer printouts; and records of the regional plan and development of the Arusha Region of Tanzania.

Vietnam War Miscellany, 1965-1989

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 7050
  • Size: .4 cubic ft. Pamphlets, clippings, ephemera.
  • Subject: Vietname War
  • Abstract: Documents relating to the Vietnam War, collected from various sources.

Vietnam War: Statistical Analysis and Evaluation Projects, 1968-1972

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 4406
  • Size: .7 cubic ft. Manuals, reports, questionnaires, correspondence, and other documents.
  • Subject: Southeast Asia
  • Subject: Vietname War
  • Abstract: Documentation for various automated systems designed to provide data about the war in Vietnam.

Vietnam War Veterans Archives and History Center records, [ca.1979]-1988.

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 7000
  • Size: 3.3 cubic ft., 5 cassettes. Minutes, correspondence, grant proposals, survey project responses, clippings, audiotapes, and other materials.
  • Subject: Vietname War
  • Abstract: Records include minutes, correspondence, grant proposals, and survey project responses. Files relating to the Cornell phase of the project include correspondence, clippings, and survey forms. Also includes five tape cassettes.