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Hannah, John A. (John A. Hannah) (UA 2.1.12) John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from John A. Hannah to Ralph H. Smuckler, February 23, 1962
Item Number: 6-20-1958-116-UA2-1-12_000195   (Click For More Item Information)
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MSU President John Hannah writes to Ralph Smuckler, Dean of International Programs, thanking him for letting him see a manuscript of an article by Guy Fox. The article, which Fox sent to The New Republic but had not yet been published, refuted portions of another article written by Milton Taylor

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Author(s): Hannah, John A.

Item Creation Date: 23 February 1962

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 26 Feb 2015[Updated: 28 Apr 2016]
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Letter from John A. Hannah to Robert C. Herrick, April 28, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-199B-116-UA2-1-12_000259   (Click For More Item Information)
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MSU President Hannah writes to Robert Herrick, Editor of the Muskegon Chronicle in Muskegon, MI, thanking him for the supportive editorial printed in the April 26 issue of the newspaper.

Author(s): Hannah, John A.

Item Creation Date: 28 April 1966

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Letter from John A. Hannah to Russell I. Thackery, April 28, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-19A5-116-UA2-1-12_000269   (Click For More Item Information)
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MSU President Hannah writes to Russell Thackery of the National Association of State Universities and Land-Grant Colleges, enclosing a copy of his official statement to the press on allegations from Ramparts magazine regarding MSU's project in Vietnam.

Author(s): Hannah, John A.

Item Creation Date: 28 April 1966

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Letter from John A. Hannah to the Editor of The Evening Bulletin in Providence, Rhode Island, May 6, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-1983-116-UA2-1-12_000236   (Click For More Item Information)
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MSU President Hannah writes to the Editor of The Evening Bulletin in Providence, Rhode Island, after being notified by University of Rhode Island President Francis Horn of an adverse editorial printed on the 29th of April. Ã Hannah defends MSU's official statement on an April 1966 Ramparts magazine

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Author(s): Hannah, John A.

Item Creation Date: 06 May 1966

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Letter from John A. Hannah to Truong Vinh Le, December 7, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-1903-116-UA2-1-12_000110   (Click For More Item Information)
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MSU president Hannah writes to Truong Vinh Le, president of the National Assembly of the Republic of Vietnam, in response to a November 30, 1960 letter Le sent to Hannah. In Le's letter, he thanks Hannah for hosting him and his family at MSU in August of that year. Hannah, in his reply, expresses

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Author(s): Hannah, John A.

Item Creation Date: 07 December 1960

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from John A. Hannah to Val Peterson, July 11, 1955
Item Number: 6-20-1889-116-UA2-1-12_000017   (Click For More Item Information)
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A letter from MSU President John A. Hannah to Governor Val Peterson, Administrator in the Federal Civil Defense Administration (FCDA) in Washington, D.C. President Hannah asks Governor Peterson to grant a leave of absence to Royse Williams, an FCDA employee, so that he may serve as an engineer in

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Author(s): Hannah, John A.

Item Creation Date: 11 July 1955

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Letter from John A. Klempner to John A. Hannah, April 15, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-198C-116-UA2-1-12_000244   (Click For More Item Information)
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Dr. John Klempner of San Francisco, CA, writes to MSU President Hannah to state that he wishes his name to be removed from the listings of Who's Who in the West and Who's Who in Advertising, possibly in light of accusations made by Ramparts magazine and the San Francisco Chronicle that MSU

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Author(s): Klempner, John A.

Item Creation Date: 15 April 4 1966

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Letter from John B. Hollister to John A. Hannah, August 12, 1955
Item Number: 6-20-1886-116-UA2-1-12_000016   (Click For More Item Information)
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A letter from John B. Hollister to MSU President John A. Hannah. Hollister justifies Hannah's request to increase salaries for MSU staff sent over to Vietnam to provide police administration and training.

Author(s): Hollister, John B.

Item Creation Date: 12 August 1955

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Letter from John B. Wentworth to John A. Hannah, April 18, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-198E-116-UA2-1-12_000246   (Click For More Item Information)
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John Wentworth of Washington, D.C. writes to MSU President Hannah in protest of an editorial in the Washington Post which refers to the university's denial that it is in cooperation with the CIA, and that MSU has had a partnership with the CIA through the time of the Michigan State University

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Author(s): Wentworth, John B.

Item Creation Date: 18 April 1966

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from John N. Winburne to John A. Hannah, April 25, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-1994-116-UA2-1-12_000252   (Click For More Item Information)
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John Winburne, Professor of the University College at MSU, writes to President Hannah on behalf of himself and his wife, in support of Hannah's statements on MSU's contributions to Vietnam. Ã Hannah replies in kind in an April 27 letter of response.

Author(s): Winburne, John N.

Item Creation Date: 25 April 1966

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Letter from Julius J. Kessler to Edward W. Weidner, April 4, 1956
Item Number: 6-20-18CE-116-UA2-1-12_000060   (Click For More Item Information)
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A letter from Julius J. Kessler, Assistant Director in the Office of Contract Relations at the International Cooperation Administration (ICA) in Washington, D.C., to Edward W. Weidner, Coordinator of the Michigan State University Group (MSUG). Kessler writes a letter of intent for Weidner to

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Author(s): Kessler, Julius J.

Item Creation Date: 04 April 1956

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from Kathleen Loose to John A. Hannah, April 25, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-1996-116-UA2-1-12_000254   (Click For More Item Information)
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Kathleen Loose, a student living in Fee Hall at MSU, writes to President Hannah to congratulate him for defending the university in his April 22 statement to the press. Ã Hannah replies in kind in an April 28 letter.

Author(s): Loose, Kathleen

Item Creation Date: 25 April 1966

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Letter from Leland Barrows to John A. Hannah, March 29, 1956
Item Number: 6-20-18CC-116-UA2-1-12_000058   (Click For More Item Information)
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A letter from Leland Barrows, Director of the United States Operations Mission to Vietnam, to MSU President John A. Hannah. Barrows writes to commend the Michigan State University Group (MSUG), and to single out the involvement in Vietnam of Ralph H. Smuckler as Chief Adviser to the MSUG. Barrows

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Author(s): Barrows, Leland

Item Creation Date: 29 March 1956

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from Leland I. Doan to John A. Hannah, April 26, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-1998-116-UA2-1-12_000256   (Click For More Item Information)
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Leland Doan of Midland, MI, writes to MSU President Hannah is support of his comments made in answer to allegations made by Ramparts magazine that MSU knowingly employed CIA agents during its time in Vietnam. Ã Hannah writes in kind in an April 28 letter of reply.

Author(s): Doan, Leland I.

Item Creation Date: 26 April 1966

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from McGeorge Bundy to John A. Hannah, March 26, 1962
Item Number: 6-20-195B-116-UA2-1-12_000198   (Click For More Item Information)
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McGeorge Bundy, U.S. National Security Advisor to John F. Kennedy, writes to MSU President Hannah, thanking him for sending Wesley Fishel's report on conditions in South Vietnam. Bundy indicates that he has made copies of Fishel's report for Kennedy's staff members who are following the situation

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Author(s): Bundy, McGeorge

Item Creation Date: 26 March 1962

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from Merrill R. Pierson to Philip J. May, September 21, 1954
Item Number: 6-20-1840-116-UA2-1-12_000006   (Click For More Item Information)
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A memo from Merrill Pierson to Philip May, reporting on the status of arrangements to send four MSU professors to Vietnam as part of the "Indo-China Mission" that provided the Vietnamese government with technical expertise.

Author(s): Pierson, Merrill R.

Item Creation Date: 21 September 1954

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Letter from Michael Parrish to the Office of the President at MSU, June 10, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-1968-116-UA2-1-12_000211   (Click For More Item Information)
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Michael Parrish, Reference Analyst in the Bureau of Public Discussion at Indiana University, writes to MSU President Hannah requesting a copy of Hannah's recent report on MSU's Vietnam Project. Parrish indicates that his bureau provides a reference loan service consisting of materials on

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Author(s): Parrish, Michael

Item Creation Date: 10 June 1966

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from Milton E. Muelder to John A. Hannah, April 25, 1955
Item Number: 6-20-18B1-116-UA2-1-12_000046   (Click For More Item Information)
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A letter from Milton E. Muelder, Dean of the MSU School of Science and Arts, to President John A. Hannah. Muelder informs Hannah that Dr. Charles C. Killingsworth has been nominated coordinator for the Vietnam Project while Dr. Edward W. Weidner is in Saigon.

Author(s): Muelder, Milton E.

Item Creation Date: 25 April 1955

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from Milton E. Muelder to John A. Hannah, July 12, 1955
Item Number: 6-20-1884-116-UA2-1-12_000015   (Click For More Item Information)
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A letter from Milton E. Muelder, Dean of the College of Science and Arts, to MSU President John A. Hannah. Muelder asks Hannah to assist in providing salary clearance to the John B. Hollister at the International Cooperation Administration in Washington D.C. for MSU police officers who must resign

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Author(s): Muelder, Milton E.

Item Creation Date: 12 June 1955

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from Milton E. Muelder to John A. Hannah, November 2, 1955
Item Number: 6-20-1899-116-UA2-1-12_000029   (Click For More Item Information)
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A letter from Milton E. Muelder, Dean of the School of Science and Arts, to MSU President John A. Hannah and Charles C. Killingsworth, MSU Group Economic Advisor. Dean Muelder refers to a monthly report of the Michigan State University Group from October 8, 1955, and a supplemental note from

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Author(s): Muelder, Milton E.

Item Creation Date: 02 November 1955

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from Milton E. Muelder to MacDonald Salter, April 25, 1955
Item Number: 6-20-18B3-116-UA2-1-12_000048   (Click For More Item Information)
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A letter from Milton E. Muelder, Dean of MSU's College of Science and Arts, to MacDonald Salter, acting public administration advisor, technical advisory staff in Washington, D.C. Muelder thanks Salter for meeting with him and discussing administration of the Vietnam Project at MSU, and informs

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Author(s): Muelder, Milton E.

Item Creation Date: 25 April 1955

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from Milton E. Muelder to Thomas E. Cotner, May 21, 1956
Item Number: 6-20-18D0-116-UA2-1-12_000062   (Click For More Item Information)
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A letter from Milton E. Muelder, Dean of the College of Science and Arts, to Thomas E. Cotner, Director of the Educational Exchange and Training Branch of the Department of Health, Education and Welfare in Washington, D.C. Muelder asks Cotner to extend an invitation, on behalf of MSU president

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Author(s): Muelder, Milton E.

Item Creation Date: 21 May 1956

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from Milton E. Muelder to Wesley R. Fishel, April 25, 1955
Item Number: 6-20-187E-116-UA2-1-12_000013   (Click For More Item Information)
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A letter from Milton E. Muelder, Dean of the College of Science and Arts, to Professor Wesley R. Fishel. Muelder informs and congratulates Fishel on being appointed Special Consultant on the Vietnam Project.

Author(s): Muelder, Milton E.

Item Creation Date: 25 April 1955

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from Milton Elishewitz to John A. Hannah, April 24, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-1991-116-UA2-1-12_000249   (Click For More Item Information)
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Milton Elishewitz, an MSU alumni living in Brooklyn, NY, writes to MSU President Hannah in support of the university, its involvement in Vietnam, and the CIA. Ã Elishewitz overlooks the negative publicity MSU has received in the press, and shares with Hannah that his pride as an alumnus grows as

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Author(s): Elishewitz, Milton

Item Creation Date: 24 April 1966

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from Ngo Dinh Diem to John A. Hannah, July 2, 1956
Item Number: 6-20-18D6-116-UA2-1-12_000068   (Click For More Item Information)
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A letter from South Vietnamese president Ngo Dinh Diem to MSU president John A. Hannah. Diem expresses his joy in learning that Hannah plans to visit South Vietnam later that year. Diem goes on to praise the work of the Michigan State University Group.

Author(s): Diem, Ngo Dinh

Item Creation Date: 02 July 1956

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from Ngo Dinh Diem to John A. Hannah, May 15, 1956
Item Number: 6-20-18CF-116-UA2-1-12_000061   (Click For More Item Information)
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A letter from Ngo Dinh Diem, first president of South Vietnam, to MSU president John A. Hannah. Diem expresses his gratitude to Hannah for the service of MSU professors Muelder, Erickson, Fishel, and Dorsey. Diem concludes by encouraging Hannah to visit Saigon within the year.

Author(s): Diem, Ngo Dinh

Item Creation Date: 15 May 1956

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from Ngo Dinh Diem to John A. Hannah, October 19, 1954
Item Number: 6-20-1835-116-UA2-1-12_000003   (Click For More Item Information)
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A letter from Vietnamese President Ngo Dinh Diem to MSU President John A. Hannah, thanking him for sending a team of MSU professors to provide technical expertise to the Vietnamese government.

Author(s): Ngo Dinh Diem

Item Creation Date: 19 October 1954

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from Nguyen Quang Trinh to John A. Hannah, July 11, 1956
Item Number: 6-20-18D8-116-UA2-1-12_000070   (Click For More Item Information)
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A letter from Nguyen Quang Trinh, Rector of the National University of Vietnam, to MSU president John A. Hannah. Trinh requests that Hannah consider sending Professors Muelder, Erickson, and Weidner to Vietnam to assist in educating at the University of Vietnam in Saigon.

Author(s): Trinh, Nguyen Quang

Item Creation Date: 11 July 1956

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from Nguyen Quang Trinh to John A. Hannah, June 19, 1956
Item Number: 6-20-18D5-116-UA2-1-12_000067   (Click For More Item Information)
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A letter from Nguyen Quang Trinh, Rector of the National University of Vietnam, to MSU president John A. Hannah. Trinh thanks Hannah for hosting his wife and him, and for touring them around MSU campus.

Author(s): Trinh, Nguyen Quang

Item Creation Date: 19 June 1956

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from Nguyen Quang Trinh to Mr. Espinosa, July 4, 1956
Item Number: 6-20-18D7-116-UA2-1-12_000069   (Click For More Item Information)
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A letter from Nguyen Quang Tranh, Rector of the National University of Vietnam, to Mr. Espinosa, Chief of the Professional Activities Division of the International Educational Exchange Service in Washington, D.C. Rector Tranh requests to Mr. Espinosa that five professors in varying specialties be

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Author(s): Trinh, Nguyen Quang

Item Creation Date: 04 July 1956

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from P.A. Agnew to John A. Hannah, April 15, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-1989-116-UA2-1-12_000241   (Click For More Item Information)
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P.A. Agnew of San Francisco, CA, writes to MSU President Hannah, including a San Francisco Chronicle editorial with his letter. Ã Agnew clarifies that he is not in favor of the stance taken in the editorial, but he is thankful that MSU acted as a cover for CIA activities. Ã Hannah, in an April 25

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Author(s): Agnew, P.A.

Item Creation Date: 15 April 1966

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from Ralph H. Smuckler to John A. Hannah, December 5, 1961
Item Number: 6-20-193B-116-UA2-1-12_000166   (Click For More Item Information)
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Former Chief Advisor to the Michigan State University Group (MSUG) Ralph Smuckler writes to MSU President Hannah about a letter and article sent to Hannah on November 10 by MSU Professor of Economics Milton Taylor. Smuckler refers to negative criticisms Taylor made on MSU's project work in Saigon,

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Author(s): Smuckler, Ralph H.

Item Creation Date: 05 December 1961

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from Ralph H. Smuckler to John A. Hannah, February 19, 1962
Item Number: 6-20-1957-116-UA2-1-12_000194   (Click For More Item Information)
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Ralph Smuckler, Associate Dean of International Programs, writes to MSU President Hannah about a manuscript sent by Guy Fox, refuting comments made by Milton Taylor and Adrian Jaffe in a June 1961 New Republic article. Smuckler indicates that Fox's article sent to New Republic was not published,

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Author(s): Smuckler, Ralph H.

Item Creation Date: 19 February 1962

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Letter from Ralph H. Smuckler to Stanley K. Sheinbaum, "Future Plan for MSUG Support", August 16, 1958
Item Number: 6-20-18E5-116-UA2-1-12_000081   (Click For More Item Information)
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A letter from Ralph H. Smuckler, Chief Advisor to the Vietnam Project, to Stanley K. Sheinbaum, Coordinator of the project. Smuckler asks for Sheinbaum's opinions on statements made by Smuckler in an earlier memorandum regarding "contract negotiations", including future plans for the

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Author(s): Smuckler, Ralph H.

Item Creation Date: 16 August 1958

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Letter from Ray H. Bixler to John A. Hannah, April 14, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-1988-116-UA2-1-12_000240   (Click For More Item Information)
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Ray Bixler, Professor from the College of Arts and Sciences at University of Louisville, Kentucky, writes to MSU President Hannah, outraged by a New York Times article regarding the involvement of MSU with the CIA in Vietnam. Ã Bixler suggests that MSU provide an official statement, ensuring that

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Author(s): Bixler, Ray H.

Item Creation Date: 14 April 1966

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Letter from Raymond J. Barreras to John A. Hannah, April 25, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-1993-116-UA2-1-12_000251   (Click For More Item Information)
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Raymond Barreras, a graduate student from the Department of Chemistry at MSU, writes to President Hannah to express his pleasure in hearing Hannah's April 22 press conference on WKAR, and asks for a copy of Hannah's remarks. Ã Hannah, in an April 27 letter of reply, acknowledges Barreras' note of

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Author(s): Barreras, Raymond J.

Item Creation Date: 25 April 1966

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Letter from Raymond M. Catsman to John A. Hannah, May 4, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-197E-116-UA2-1-12_000231   (Click For More Item Information)
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Raymond Catsman of Catsman Company in Flint, MI, writes to MSU President Hannah, expression admiration for him and his university. Ã Catsman indicates that he is puzzled by the official reaction to the allegation that MSU knowingly employed CIA agents, stating that this type of assistance should be

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Author(s): Catsman, Raymond M.

Item Creation Date: 04 May 1966

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Letter from Richard A. Humphrey to Ralph H. Smuckler, May 13, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-1985-116-UA2-1-12_000238   (Click For More Item Information)
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Richard Humphrey, Director of the American Council on Education in Washington, D.C., writes to Ralph Smuckler, Dean of International Programs at MSU. Ã Humphrey indicates that the latest Advisory Committee meeting began with a run-down of the current controversy regarding MSU's involvement in

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Author(s): Humphrey, Richard A.

Item Creation Date: 13 May 1966

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Letter from Richard B. Foster to John A. Hannah, April 28, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-199A-116-UA2-1-12_000258   (Click For More Item Information)
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Richard Foster of the law offices of Foster, Campbell, Lindemer & McGurrin in Lansing, MI, writes to MSU President Hannah, thanking him for sending a copy of his statement in response to Ramparts magazine's article on the allegations that the university knowingly employed CIA agents during its

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Author(s): Foster, Richard B.

Item Creation Date: 28 April 1966

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Letter from Robert A. Nisbet to John A. Hannah, June 29, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-1967-116-UA2-1-12_000210   (Click For More Item Information)
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Robert Nisbet, Professor of Sociology at the University of California, Riverside, writes to MSU President Hannah, requesting a copy of Hannah's official statement regarding the alleged relationship between the CIA and MSU during its time aiding Vietnam. Nisbet indicates that he is writing an

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Author(s): Nisbet, Robert A.

Item Creation Date: 29 June 1966

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Letter from Ruben V. Austin to John A. Hannah, March 30, 1961
Item Number: 6-20-1925-116-UA2-1-12_000144   (Click For More Item Information)
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Ruben Austin, Assistant Dean to the College of Business and Public Service, notifies MSU president Hannah that Joseph LaPalombara (from the Department of Political Science) will be reporting on his recent trip to Vietnam, and that he hopes Hannah will attend.

Author(s): Austin, Ruben V.

Item Creation Date: 30 March 1961

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Letter from Stanley Andrews to John A. Hannah, March 14, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-1987-116-UA2-1-12_000239   (Click For More Item Information)
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Stanley Andrews, consultant to the Foreign Agricultural Service, writes to MSU President Hannah. Ã After having read an article in the Christian Science Monitor about the Michigan State University Group (MSUG) and their service in Vietnam, Andrews shares his admiration with Hannah of their efforts.

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Author(s): Andrews, Stanley

Item Creation Date: 14 March 1966

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 10 Mar 2015[Updated: 02 May 2016]
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Letter from Stanley K. Sheinbaum to John A. Hannah, April 6, 1959
Item Number: 6-20-18EB-116-UA2-1-12_000086   (Click For More Item Information)
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A letter from Stanley K. Sheinbaum, Coordinator of the Vietnam Project, to MSU president John A. Hannah. Sheinbaum informs Hannah of an upcoming U.S. visit from Arthur Z. Gardiner, successor to Leland Barrows as Chief of Mission at the United States Operations Mission (USOM) in Saigon, and

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Author(s): Sheinbaum, Stanley K.

Item Creation Date: 06 April 1959

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Letter from Stanley K. Sheinbaum to Ralph H. Smuckler, August 16, 1958
Item Number: 6-20-18E6-116-UA2-1-12_000082   (Click For More Item Information)
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A letter from Stanley K. Sheinbaum, Coordinator of the Michigan State University Group (MSUG), to Ralph H. Smuckler, MSUG's Chief Advisor. Sheinbaum informs Smucker of a raid on a plantation 100 kilometers outside of Saigon, and suggests that the raid occurred as a result of MSU President Hannah's

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Author(s): Sheinbaum, Stanley K.

Item Creation Date: 16 August 1958

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from Thomas K. Cowden to John A. Hannah, March 9, 1955
Item Number: 6-20-18AB-116-UA2-1-12_000040   (Click For More Item Information)
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A letter from Thomas K. Cowden, Dean of the School of Agriculture at MSU, to MSU President John A. Hannah. Cowden refers to a revised report on providing technical assistance for the creation of an agricultural college at De Blao, Vietnam.

Author(s): Cowden, Thomas K.

Item Creation Date: 09 March 1955

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 22 Jan 2015[Updated: 25 Apr 2016]
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Letter from Wesley R. Fishel to John A. Hannah, February 17, 1962
Item Number: 6-20-1955-116-UA2-1-12_000192   (Click For More Item Information)
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Wesley Fishel, former Michigan State University Group (MSUG) Chief Advisor, writes to MSU President John Hannah from Burma, after having spent four weeks in Saigon. For the first time, Fishel is openly pessimistic about the future of the Vietnamese Government. Fishel offers to Hannah his opinion

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Author(s): Fishel, Wesley R.

Item Creation Date: 17 February 1962

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from Wesley R. Fishel to John A. Hannah, June 20, 1961
Item Number: 6-20-192B-116-UA2-1-12_000150   (Click For More Item Information)
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Wesley Fishel, former Chief Advisor to the Michigan State University Group (MSUG) writes to MSU president Hannah after having returned from a trip to Vietnam, and Washington, D.C. Fishel reports on additional access he had been granted to files in Washington, and indicates another trip there will

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Author(s): Fishel, Wesley R.

Item Creation Date: 20 June 1961

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from Wesley R. Fishel to Stanley K. Sheinbaum, June 15, 1957
Item Number: 6-20-18DF-116-UA2-1-12_000076   (Click For More Item Information)
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A letter from Wesley R. Fishel, Chief Advisor to the Vietnam Project, to Stanley K. Sheinbaum, Acting Coordinator. Fishel refers to an April 9, 1957 memo from Dr. Francis J. Brown to Richard Humphrey. Fishel comments on Dr. Brown's negative remarks in the memo about the Michigan State University

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Author(s): Fishel, Wesley R.

Item Creation Date: 15 June 1957

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from William J. Goode to John A. Hannah, April 15, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-198A-116-UA2-1-12_000242   (Click For More Item Information)
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William Goode, Professor in the Department of Sociology at Columbia University, writes to MSU President Hannah, arguing that there is no excuse for MSU acting as a front for the CIA and their spying activities. Ã Goode calls for the expulsion of the men responsible. Ã Hannah, in an April 28 letter

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Author(s): Goode, William J.

Item Creation Date: 15 April 1966

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Letter from William W. Marvel to John A. Hannah, May 6, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-1972-116-UA2-1-12_000219   (Click For More Item Information)
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William Marvel, President of the publication Education and World Affairs, offers MSU President John Hannah words of encouragement after having read Hannah's statement on the April 1966 Ramparts magazine article that speculated that the Michigan State University Group's (MSUG) technical assistance

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Author(s): Marvel, William W.

Item Creation Date: 06 May 1966

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 09 Mar 2015[Updated: 02 May 2016]
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