Guide to the Boat People S.O.S. records MS.SEA.067

Finding aid prepared by Zoe MacLeod
Special Collections and Archives, University of California, Irvine Libraries
(cc) 2019
The UCI Libraries
P.O. Box 19557
University of California, Irvine
Irvine 92623-9557
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Contributing Institution: Special Collections and Archives, University of California, Irvine Libraries
Title: Boat People S.O.S. records
Creator: Boat People S.O.S
Identifier/Call Number: MS.SEA.067
Physical Description: 1 Linear Feet (1 record carton)
Date (inclusive): 1980s
Abstract: 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.
Condition Description: Materials are in good condition.

Access

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.

Publication Rights

Property rights reside with the University of California. Copyrights are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permission to reproduce or to publish, please contact the Head of Special Collections and Archives.

Preferred Citation

Boat People S.O.S. records. MS.SEA.067. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California. [Date accessed].

Acquisition Information

Gift of Boat People S.O.S., 2014.

Content Description

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.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Boat people--Vietnam.
Nonprofit organizations--California--San Diego.
Boat People S.O.S