The Boat People S.O.S. records contain
materials from the Vietnamese Alliance Association, Boat People S.O.S. by-laws and meeting
minutes, pamphlets, correspondence, and materials documenting Boat People S.O.S.'s early
programming. Formed in 1980, Boat People S.O.S. was based in San Diego, California and
conducted many joint rescue-at-sea missions with international organizations. Currently,
Boat People S.O.S. is a national organization with multiple branches in the US and
operations in Southeast Asia.
1 Linear Feet
(1 record carton)
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The collection has not been processed but is open for research. Please contact the
Department of Special Collections and Archives in advance to request access. Access to
original video recordings is restricted; researchers may request viewing copies.