This collection comprises materials
accumulated during Walsh's involvement with the Overseas Refugee Program for Southeast Asian
refugees in the Philippines and Thailand, and also materials that he collected regarding the
education and resettlement of Southeast Asians in the United States. The collection consists
of video cassettes; conference schedules; curricula, resource catalogs, reference books, and
workbooks for ESL education programs; newspaper clippings; reports and studies; and serial
publications. Cultural orientation materials-- such as handbooks, guides, and manuals-- for
refugees and their sponsors and service providers are also included. Items in this
collection are predominately written in English, though a few items are written in Southeast
Robert Walsh formerly was curriculum director for the Philippine Refugee Processing Center,
which was part of the Overseas Refugee Program, and later continued in the education field
in the San Diego area.
4.2 Linear Feet
(5 boxes and 4 oversize folders)
Property rights reside with the University of California. Literary rights are retained by
the creators of the records and their heirs. For permissions to reproduce or to publish,
please contact the Head of Special Collections and University Archives.
Collection open for research.