Title: Robert F. Turner Papers
Date (inclusive): 1958-1975
Collection Number: 74040
Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material:
52 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box, 1 card file box, 17 envelopes, 1 album box, 1 phonotape cassette, 1 phonorecord
(25.2 linear feet)
Correspondence, writings, reports, speeches, press releases, clippings, printed matter, sound recordings, photographs, and
memorabilia, relating to political, social and cultural conditions in Vietnam and to the Vietnamese War
Turner, Robert F.
Collection open for research.
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[Identification of item], Robert F. Turner Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.
Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1974.
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Army of the Republic of Vietnam
Central Office for South Vietnam. Communist Command of the Forces in South Vietnam
Joint U.S. Public Affairs Office, Saigon
Military Advisory Command Vietnam
Missing in Action
Mission in Charge of Liaison
Military Revolutionary Council
founded in 1960 (to struggle in order to oppose the RVN administration and the U.S., and to progress toward neutrality and
reunification with the North)
National Front for Liberation
North Vietnamese Army
Peoples Army of the Republic of Vietnam
Patriotic Neutralist Forces (Laos)
People's Revolutionary Party
People's Revolutionary Party Youth League
Quoc Dan Dang Nationalist Party
Armed Forces of Vietnam
Regional Forces in South Vietnam
Popular Forces in South Vietnam
Southeast Asia Treaty Organization
Contraction of Nguyen Dan Tiet, meaning Festival of the first day of the year. Chinese in origin, the holiday symbolizes the
beginning of the Oriental New Year (Lunar New Year)
U.S. Agency for International Development
U.S. Information Agency
Unites States Operations Mission
Administration Machinery in South Vietnam:
1. The Central Office of South Vietnam
2. The Vietnam People's Revolutionary Party
3. The National Front for the Liberation of South Vietnam
Viet Cong Infrastructure
Victory in Vietnam Association; a nationwide student organization, since 1967 in Los Angeles, and supporting our government
and our military
Vietnam Quoc Dan Dang (Vietnam Nationalist Party)
Vietnam Workers' Party
Yearbook on International Communist Affairs
Subjects and Indexing Terms
United States. Army
United States. Embassy (Vietnam)
United States--Armed Forces.
United States--Foreign relations--Vietnam.
United States--Foreign relations.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975.
Vietnam--Foreign relations--United States.
Vietnam--Politics and government.