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Inventory of the Overseas Weekly photographs
2014C35  
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  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Accruals
  • Alternate Forms Available
  • Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Title: Overseas Weekly photographs
    Date (inclusive): 1966-1971
    Collection Number: 2014C35
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 12 oversize boxes, 1,851 digital image files (7.2 linear feet, 6.6 GB)
    Abstract: Negatives and contact sheets depicting scenes from the Vietnam War and American servicemen in Vietnam. Digital copies of select records also available at https://digitalcollections.hoover.org. 
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Overseas Weekly.

    Access

    Originals closed. Digital copies of select records available at https://digitalcollections.hoover.org. 

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Overseas Weekly photographs, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2014.

    Accruals

    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Alternate Forms Available

    Digital copies of select records also available at https://digitalcollections.hoover.org. 

    Historical Note

    Alternative newspaper aimed at American servicemen published during the Vietnam War.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Negatives and contact sheets depicting scenes from the Vietnam War and American servicemen in Vietnam.
    Overseas Weekly covered themes including American military action, humanitarian efforts, and the conditions of the Vietnamese civilians affected by the war. Each negative or contact sheet is accompanied by a typed summary describing the images written by the photographer and submitted to the editors of the publication. These caption sheets have been transcribed and the text maintained as the primary description for the images.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Pictorial works.