Preliminary Inventory to the Eric Erickson papers

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Title: Eric Erickson papers
Date (inclusive): 1963-1990
Collection Number: 84011
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 18 manuscript boxes (7.5 Linear Feet)
Abstract: Correspondence, memoranda, notes, bulletins, newsletters, clippings, and serial issues, relating to the 1963 coup overthrowing President Ngô Dình Diêm in South Vietnam and to the question of American involvement in the coup.
Creator: Erickson, Eric, 1927-1996
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

Access

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Use

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Acquisition Information

Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 1984.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Eric Erickson Papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

Biographical / Historical

Technical writer, United States Army Concept Team in Vietnam, 1963-1964.

Scope and Contents

Correspondence, memoranda, notes, bulletins, newsletters, clippings, and serial issues, relating to the 1963 coup overthrowing President Ngô Dình Diêm in South Vietnam and to the question of American involvement in the coup.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Vietnam War, 1961-1975
United States -- Foreign relations -- Vietnam
Vietnam -- Foreign relations -- United States
Vietnam (Republic) -- History -- Coup d'état, 1963
Ngô, Đình Diệm, 1901-1963
United States. Army Concept Team in Vietnam

box 1

Preliminary outline of projected book

box 1

Hoover Institution agreement

box 1

Open letter to Ministers' Vietnam Committee

box 1

Responses to open letter

box 1

Original draft and distribution of open letter

box 1

Letters of transmittal of open letter

box 1

Correspondence with Rev. Raymond de Jaegher

box 2

Correspondence

box 2

SRI

box 2

Andre Hope

box 2

E. F. Erickson

box 2

Ann and Gene Gregory

box 2

Irene Corbally Kuhn

box 2

Lt. Col. H. M. Francis

box 2

Others

box 3

South Vietnam Liberation Front 14-Point Policy

box 3

Personalism and national policy in Vietnam

box 3

Photographs

box 3

Incomplete and undated press clippings

box 4

Press clippings

box 4

Frank Coniff, New York Journal-American

box 4

Gene Gregory, Times of Vietnam

box 4

Time and Newsweek April 1963-January 1964

box 4

Clippings of exceptional interest

box 4

Special material on Tri Quang

box 4

True report of assassination of Diem and Nhu

box 5

Press clippings

box 5

June-December 1963

box 5

Post-coup - and later 1963 1964

box 6

Erickson, "The Incredible Buddhist Affair"

box 6

"Assault on an Ally" (Nation's Security)

box 6

Gregory, "What Is Behind the Buddhist Affair"

box 6

Higgins, "A Visit to Xa Loi" (original draft)

box 6

Documents of the Council against Communist Aggression with letter from A. McDowell

box 6

Joint communique - Interministerial Committee and Buddhist Delegation

box 6

"Vietnam Presse" and "Rivarol" (September 1963) (September 1963)

box 7

Congressional Record

box 7

Vol. 109, no. 112 (Sen. Thurmond insertion of Erickson letter)

box 7

Vol. 109, no. 127 (Rep. Edna Kelly insertion of Erickson letter)

box 8

Times of Vietnam June-July 1963

box 8

Times of Vietnam Magazine (Sunday) June-October 1963

box 9

Times of Vietnam August 1963

box 10

Times of Vietnam September 1963

box 11

Times of Vietnam, and last issue October 1963 1 November 1963

box 12

Saigon Daily News November 21, 1963-January 31, 1964

box 13

Saigon Post January 6-31, 1964

box 14

Le Journal d'Extreme Orient September-November 1963

General Physical Description note: (miscellaneous issues)
box 14

Nouvelles Dimanche

General Physical Description note: (2 issues)
box 14

Vietnamese papers

box 15

Pacific Stars and Stripes August-December 1963

General Physical Description note: (miscellaneous issues)
box 15

Observer

General Physical Description note: (3 issues)
box 16

U.S. magazines, concerning Vietnam late 1963,

box 16

USIS Weekly Bulletin August-October 1963

General Physical Description note: (miscellaneous issues)
box 16

U.S.O.M. annual report 1962

box 16

Army Information Digest January 1963

box 17

Asian magazines late 1963

box 18

Material not yet described