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

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Letter from William W. Whitehouse to John A. Hannah, May 16, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-196B-116-UA2-1-12_000214   (Click For More Item Information)
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William Whitehouse writes from Albion, MI, to MSU President Hannah. Whitehouse offers Hannah his support after negative criticisms against the university, and indicates to Hannah that his grandson is a junior at MSU. Hannah replies in kind in a May 24 letter.

Author(s): Whitehouse, William W.

Item Creation Date: 16 May 1966

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Letter from Wilson M. Tennant to John A. Hannah, May 21, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-1963-116-UA2-1-12_000206   (Click For More Item Information)
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Wilson Tennant, minister at the University Methodist Church in East Lansing, MI, writes to MSU President Hannah to offer support in response to accusations made against the university from the magazine "Ramparts". Tennant praises Hannah's leadership, and wishes him health and strength.

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Author(s): Tennant, Wilson M.

Item Creation Date: 21 May 1966

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Memo re Field Administration Recommendations, October 22, 1955
Item Number: 6-20-189A-116-UA2-1-12_000030   (Click For More Item Information)
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A letter from Edward W. Weidner, Chief Advisor of the Vietnam Advisory Team to Charles C. Killingsworth, Coordinator of the Vietnam Advisory Team. Weidner references a memorandum regarding field administration recommendations for the government of Vietnam, and suggests that MSU President John A.

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Author(s): Weidner, Edward W.

Item Creation Date: 22 October 1955

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Memorandum for the Record from Guy H. Fox, February 16, 1962
Item Number: 6-20-1951-116-UA2-1-12_000188   (Click For More Item Information)
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Guy Fox writes about a meeting between Vietnam Secretary of State Nguyen Dinh Thuan, Alfred L. Seelye and himself on February 15. The meeting had been called to confirm the final decision of Vietnam President Diem on the Michigan State University Group (MSUG) contract. Thuan, on behalf of the

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Author(s): Fox, Guy H.

Item Creation Date: 16 February 1962

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Memorandum for the Record from Guy H. Fox, February 16, 1962
Item Number: 6-20-1954-116-UA2-1-12_000191   (Click For More Item Information)
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Guy Fox writes about a meeting between Vietnam Secretary of State Nguyen Dinh Thuan, Alfred L. Seelye and himself on February 15. The meeting had been called to confirm the final decision of Vietnam President Diem on the Michigan State University Group (MSUG) contract. Thuan, on behalf of the

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Author(s): Fox, Guy H.

Item Creation Date: 16 February 1962

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Memorandum for the Record on Indo-China Mission from Philip J. May, September 22, 1954
Item Number: 6-20-1844-116-UA2-1-12_000007   (Click For More Item Information)
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A memorandum from Philip J. May, in which he discusses the expenses that would be required to send four Michigan State College professors to Vietnam to assist in providing the Vietnamese government with technical expertise ("The Indo-China Mission").

Author(s): May, Philip J.

Item Creation Date: 22 September 1954

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Memorandum from Arthur F. Brandstatter to Glen L. Taggart, August 2, 1957
Item Number: 6-20-18E1-116-UA2-1-12_000078   (Click For More Item Information)
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A memorandum from Arthur F. Brandstatter, Police Administration Advisor to the Michigan State University Group (MSUG), to Glen L. Taggart, Dean of International Programs. Brandstatter remarks favorably on the work involved in interviewing and hiring candidates for the police phase of the Vietnam

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Author(s): Brandstatter, Arthur F.

Item Creation Date: 02 August 1957

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Memorandum from Edward Zabruksy to Editors at the Department of Information Services, MSU, April 22, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-1974-116-UA2-1-12_000221   (Click For More Item Information)
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Edward Zabrusky, Editor of the University News Bureau at MSU, writes to the editors in the MSU Department of Information Services, informing them of a statement made by President Hannah regarding MSU's program in Vietnam. Ã An attached list shows that the statement was sent to various members of

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Author(s): Zabrusky, Edward

Item Creation Date: 22 April 1966

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Memorandum from Frank B. Senger to John A. Hannah, May 5, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-1962-116-UA2-1-12_000205   (Click For More Item Information)
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Frank Senger, Chairman of the MSU School of Journalism, responds to MSU President Hannah's request for suggestions from MSU faculty in response to the April 1966 Ramparts magazine article which implied that MSU knowingly employed CIA agents during its US aid project in Vietnam. Senger attaches a

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Author(s): Senger, Frank B.

Item Creation Date: 05 May 1966

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Memorandum from Guy H. Fox to James B. Hendry, January 25, 1962
Item Number: 6-20-194E-116-UA2-1-12_000185   (Click For More Item Information)
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Guy Fox tells James Hendry how he regrets that they could not hear each other very well in their recent telephone conversation. Fox goes on to talk about the ending of MSU's contract, South Vietnam President Diem's views on "dishonest" and "disloyal" publications by former

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Author(s): Fox, Guy H.

Item Creation Date: 25 January 1962

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Memorandum from Guy H. Fox to Lloyd D. Musolf, October 11, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-1909-116-UA2-1-12_000116   (Click For More Item Information)
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A memorandum from Guy Fox (former MSU project chief) to Lloyd Musolf (Michigan State University Group (MSUG) Chief Advisor). The Rector and Vice Rector from the National Institute of Administration (NIA) make recommendations for needs for the NIA after June 30, 1962, including additional technical

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Author(s): Fox, Guy H.

Item Creation Date: 11 October 1960

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Memorandum from James B. Hendry to John A. Hannah, January 24, 1961
Item Number: 6-20-1920-116-UA2-1-12_000139   (Click For More Item Information)
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A memorandum from James Hendry, Acting Coordinator of the Vietnam Project, to MSU president Hannah. Hendry refers to a report that had been attached, detailing recommendations made for organization, activities and procedures at the National Institute of Administration (NIA) in Saigon.

Author(s): Hendry, James B.

Item Creation Date: 24 January 1961

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Memorandum from James H. Denison to John A. Hannah, April 22, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-1990-116-UA2-1-12_000248   (Click For More Item Information)
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James Denison, former member of the Michigan State University Group (MSUG) in Vietnam, provides MSU President Hannah with a list of media representatives from Hannah's April 22 news conference.

Author(s): Denison, James H.

Item Creation Date: 22 April 1966

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Memorandum from John A. Hannah to Arthur F. Brandstatter, June 8, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-191A-116-UA2-1-12_000133   (Click For More Item Information)
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MSU president Hannah asks Arthur Brandstatter, Michigan State University Group (MSUG) Police Administration Advisor, to give an assessment of developments with the Michigan State University Group (MSUG) in Vietnam, after having read a report by Lloyd Musolf.

Author(s): Hannah, John A.

Item Creation Date: 08 June 1960

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Memorandum from John A. Hannah to Glen L. Taggart, May 19, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-1919-116-UA2-1-12_000132   (Click For More Item Information)
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MSU president Hannah asks Glen Taggart, Dean of International Studies, to give an assessment of developments with the Michigan State University Group (MSUG) in Vietnam, after having read a report by Lloyd Musolf.

Author(s): Hannah, John A.

Item Creation Date: 19 May 1960

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Memorandum from John A. Hannah to Ruben V. Austin, May 31, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-191D-116-UA2-1-12_000136   (Click For More Item Information)
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MSU president Hannah asks Ruben Austin, Assistant Dean of the College of Business and Public Service, to let him know when Arthur Gardiner will be able to visit the MSU campus, as he would like to be available at that time.

Author(s): Hannah, John A.

Item Creation Date: 31 May 1960

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Memorandum from John T. Dorsey to Ruben V. Austin, December 16, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-1900-116-UA2-1-12_000107   (Click For More Item Information)
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John Dorsey, Advisor for the Michigan State University Groups Public Administration Division makes a correction to statement that was reported to have been said by him in a Vietnam Advisory Committee meeting on December 12, 1960. The statement regarded Ralph Turner's proposals for police

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Author(s): Dorsey, John T.

Item Creation Date: 16 December 1960

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Memorandum from Lloyd D. Musolf re: Conversation in Gardiner's Office, April 28, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-18FE-116-UA2-1-12_000105   (Click For More Item Information)
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Musolf summarizes a meeting between himself, Arthur Z. Gardiner (Director of the International Cooperation Administration, Vietnam), Ralph F. Turner (MSU Police Administration Advisor), and Frank E. Walton (personnel with USOMââ¬â¢s Office of Public Safety). Discussions focused on police matters

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Author(s): Musolf, Lloyd D.

Item Creation Date: 28 April 1960

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Memorandum from Lloyd D. Musolf to John A. Hannah and Ruben V. Austin, May 21, 1961
Item Number: 6-20-192A-116-UA2-1-12_000149   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lloyd Musolf, Chief Advisor to the Michigan State University Group (MSUG) reports on a recent meeting he had with South Vietnam president Ngo Dinh Diem. The president asked Musolf for his opinion on public administration in Vietnam, to which Musolf gave an opinion based partly on reports from

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Author(s): Musolf, Lloyd D.

Item Creation Date: 21 May 1961

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Memorandum from Lloyd D. Musolf to John A. Hannah, December 12, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-1902-116-UA2-1-12_000109   (Click For More Item Information)
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Vietnam Advisory Group Chief Advisor Lloyd Musolf informs MSU president Hannah of meetings he had with South Vietnamese president Ngo Dinh Diem, and how Diem wished for Musolf to act as a messenger in order to relay Diem's personal thoughts on the (then) current state of the Government of Vietnam,

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Author(s): Musolf, Lloyd D.

Item Creation Date: 12 December 1960

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Memorandum from Lloyd D. Musolf to John A. Hannah, March 17, 1961
Item Number: 6-20-1923-116-UA2-1-12_000142   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lloyd Musolf, Chief Advisor to the Michigan State University Group (MSUG), writes to MSU president Hannah about events that occurred in Saigon since Hannah's early 1961 visit there. Topics include talks with president Diem's Secretary of State, Nguyen Dinh Thuan, about continued police group

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Author(s): Musolf, Lloyd D.

Item Creation Date: 17 March 1961

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Memorandum from Lloyd D. Musolf to Ruben V. Austin, November 22, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-1904-116-UA2-1-12_000111   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lloyd Musolf, Chief Advisor to the Vietnam Advisory Group, writes to Group Coordinator Ruben Austin about prospects for the future of the group. Musolf expresses uncertainty about the futures of the National Institute of Administration (NIA) and the presence of MSU in Vietnam. Austin shares the

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Author(s): Musolf, Lloyd D.

Item Creation Date: 22 November 1960

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Memorandum from Lloyd D. Musolf to Ruben V. Austin, November 28, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-1905-116-UA2-1-12_000112   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lloyd Musolf discusses MSU's role in Vietnam, and the uncertain future of the National Institute of Administration (NIA) in Saigon. Musolf provides an analysis of the situation in South Vietnam, focusing on the effect of a recent coup, the Vietnamese Government's plans for reorganizing, and the

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Author(s): Musolf, Lloyd D.

Item Creation Date: 28 November 1960

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Memorandum from Lloyd D. Musolf to Ruben V. Austin, September 1, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-190F-116-UA2-1-12_000122   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lloyd Musolf, Michigan State University Group (MSUG) Chief Advisor, reports to Ruben Austin, MSUG Coordinator, on the deterioration of security conditions in Vietnam. Included is a letter from Ralph Turner, Chief of the Police Administration Division of the MSUG, to Austin. Turner, in his letter,

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Author(s): Musolf, Lloyd D.

Item Creation Date: 01 September 1960

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Memorandum from Lloyd D. Musolf to Ruben V. Austin, September 26, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-190D-116-UA2-1-12_000120   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lloyd Musolf, Michigan State University Group (MSUG) Chief Advisor, reports to Ruben Austin, MSUG Coordinator, on the declining political situation in Vietnam, and speculates on areas where the decline can be attributed.

Author(s): Musolf, Lloyd D.

Item Creation Date: 26 September 1960

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Memorandum from Milton C. Taylor to John A. Hannah, November 10, 1961
Item Number: 6-20-1938-116-UA2-1-12_000163   (Click For More Item Information)
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MSU Professor of Economics Milton Taylor writes to President Hannah about the deteriorating situation in Vietnam, despite sizable American aid. Taylor includes two articles with the memo: one he co-authored with Adrian Jaffe, another member of the MSU faculty, entitled "A Crumbling Bastion:

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Author(s): Taylor, Milton C.

Item Creation Date: 10 November 1961

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Memorandum from Ralph F. Turner to Frank E. Walton, March 7, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-18FC-116-UA2-1-12_000103   (Click For More Item Information)
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Ralph F. Turner, Chief of the Police Administration Division of the Michigan State University Group (MSUG), indicates to Frank E. Walton, Chief of the Public Safety Division at the United States Operations Mission (USOM) that he is seeking a replacement for their current communications advisor, Mr.

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Author(s): Turner, Ralph F.

Item Creation Date: 07 March 1960

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Memorandum from Ralph H. Smuckler, November 16, 1959
Item Number: 6-20-18F8-116-UA2-1-12_000099   (Click For More Item Information)
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A true copy of a memorandum for the record, summarizing a meeting between South Vietnam president Ngo Dinh Diem, Alfred Seelye (Dean of the College of Business and Public Service at MSU), Glen Taggart (Dean of International Studies at MSU), Ralph Smuckler (Chief Advisor to the MSU Group), and Jack

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Author(s): Smuckler, Ralph H.

Item Creation Date: 16 November 1959

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Memorandum from Ralph H. Smuckler to Alfred L. Seelye and Glen L. Taggart, July 31, 1958
Item Number: 6-20-18F3-116-UA2-1-12_000094   (Click For More Item Information)
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Ralph H. Smuckler, Chief Advisor to the Michigan State University Group (MSUG), reports on morale, health issues with the American families, and progress with operations in Saigon. Topics include programming and planning of the Vietnamese Government, the Civil Guard, and Public and Police

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Author(s): Smuckler, Ralph H.

Item Creation Date: 31 July 1958

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Memorandum from Ralph H. Smuckler to Alfred L. Seelye and Glen L. Taggart, September 24, 1959
Item Number: 6-20-18F4-116-UA2-1-12_000095   (Click For More Item Information)
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A thermofax copy of a report by Ralph Smuckler, Chief Advisor to the Vietnam Project in Saigon. Smuckler reports that his assignment will be concluding by the end of the year and that he believes his successor, Lloyd D. Musolf, will be a good leader to the Group. Smuckler goes on to comment on

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Author(s): Smuckler, Ralph H.

Item Creation Date: 24 September 1959

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Memorandum from Ralph H. Smuckler to John A. Hannah, April 25, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-1995-116-UA2-1-12_000253   (Click For More Item Information)
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Ralph Smuckler, Acting Dean of the Office of International Programs at MSU, writes to President Hannah to inform him that he is sending copies of Hannah's April 22 statement on MSU's involvement in Vietnam to the Academic Council of many of the international programs around the country with whom

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Author(s): Smuckler, Ralph H.

Item Creation Date: 25 April 1966

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Memorandum from Ralph H. Smuckler to John A. Hannah, July 15, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-199D-116-UA2-1-12_000261   (Click For More Item Information)
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Ralph Smuckler, Acting Dean of International Programs at MSU, writes to President Hannah with a drafted letter to Senator Wayne Morse. Ã On President Hannah's behalf, Smuckler writes to Senator Morse to clarify some points regarding some remarks Morse made to the International Studies Association,

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Author(s): Smuckler, Ralph H.

Item Creation Date: 15 July 1966

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Memorandum from Ralph H. Smuckler to John A. Hannah, June 13, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-1960-116-UA2-1-12_000203   (Click For More Item Information)
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Ralph Smuckler, Dean of International Programs, informs MSU President Hannah of the impact on overseas project offices the April 1966 'Ramparts' magazine article on the CIA's involvement in the MSU Vietnam Project has had. Smuckler includes memos from offices in Brazil and India, to keep Hannah

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Author(s): Smuckler, Ralph H.

Item Creation Date: 13 June 1966

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Memorandum from Ralph H. Smuckler to Stanley K. Sheinbaum, April 30, 1959
Item Number: 6-20-18EE-116-UA2-1-12_000089   (Click For More Item Information)
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A memorandum from Ralph H. Smuckler, Chief Advisor to the Michigan State University Group (MSUG), to Stanley K. Sheinbaum, MSUG's Coordinator. Smuckler comments on the recent MSU visit of Arthur Z. Gardiner, Chief of Mission to the United States Operations Mission (USOM) in Saigon. Gardiner had

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Author(s): Smuckler, Ralph H.

Item Creation Date: 30 April 1959

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Memorandum from Ralph H. Smuckler to Stanley K. Sheinbaum, July 25, 1959
Item Number: 6-20-18FA-116-UA2-1-12_000101   (Click For More Item Information)
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Smuckler indicates to Sheinbaum that he has read a series of disparaging articles by columnist Albert Colegrove regarding American aid to Vietnam. Smuckler points out inconsistencies in Colegrove's statements, and justifies assistance by the Michigan State University Group (MSUG) and the resources

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Author(s): Smuckler, Ralph H.

Item Creation Date: 25 July 1959

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Memorandum from Ruben V. Austin to John A. Hannah, April 7, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-18FD-116-UA2-1-12_000104   (Click For More Item Information)
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Ruben Austin, Assistant Dean of the College of Business and Public Service at MSU writes about his February 8 - March 15, 1960 Vietnam visit to president Hannah. Austin acted as a consultant in helping to determine the feasibility of creating a business administration program in Vietnam.

Author(s): Austin, Ruben V.

Item Creation Date: 07 April 1960

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Memorandum from Ruben V. Austin to John A. Hannah, June 2, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-191C-116-UA2-1-12_000135   (Click For More Item Information)
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Ruben Austin, Assistant Dean of the College of Business and Public Service, indicates to MSU president Hannah that Arthur Gardiner will not be able to visit the MSU campus until near the end of June 1960. Austin also alludes to two reports that describe tense conditions regarding the work of the

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Author(s): Austin, Ruben V.

Item Creation Date: 02 June 1960

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Memorandum from Ruben V. Austin to John A. Hannah, May 27, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-191E-116-UA2-1-12_000137   (Click For More Item Information)
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Ruben Austin, Assistant Dean of the College of Business and Public Service, writes to MSU president Hannah regarding a discussion he had with Gustav Hertz about the possibility of extending an invitation to Arthur Gardiner, Director of the United States Operations Mission (USOM) in Saigon, to visit

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Author(s): Austin, Ruben V.

Item Creation Date: 27 May 1960

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Memorandum from Ruben V. Austin to John A. Hannah, October 7, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-190B-116-UA2-1-12_000118   (Click For More Item Information)
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Ruben Austin, Coordinator of the Michigan State University Group (MSUG) notifies Hannah of an attached September 26, 1960 memo in which Lloyd Musolf discusses the current political situation in Vietnam. Austin also apologizes to Hannah for the poor reproduction of the attached memo, caused by the

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Author(s): Austin, Ruben V.

Item Creation Date: 07 October 1960

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Memorandum from Ruben V. Austin to Lloyd D. Musolf, October 5, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-190C-116-UA2-1-12_000119   (Click For More Item Information)
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Austin shares his hope to Musolf that Americans and Nationals in Vietnam can reverse the trend of political unrest that is currently developing.

Author(s): Austin, Ruben V.

Item Creation Date: 07 October 1960

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Memorandum from Ruben V. Austin to Lloyd D. Musolf, September 13, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-190E-116-UA2-1-12_000121   (Click For More Item Information)
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Ruben Austin acknowledges receipt of documents on Vietnamese administration and security sent earlier by Musolf. Austin indicates to Musolf that he believes the documents will be important in determining the future needs of MSU participants in Vietnam.

Author(s): Austin, Ruben V.

Item Creation Date: 13 September 1960

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Memorandum from Stanley K. Sheinbaum to Frank N. Trager, T. H. Hamilton, Glen L. Taggart, and Wesley R. Fishel, May 15, 1959
Item Number: 6-20-18F0-116-UA2-1-12_000091   (Click For More Item Information)
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Sheinbaum reports on the South East Asia and Regional Education meeting of members of the Michigan State University Group (MSUG) on May 15, 1959. Topics included discussions of support from memorandums from December 1958 and January 1959, authored by Frank Trager (a professor of international

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Author(s): Sheinbaum, Stanley K.

Item Creation Date: 15 May 1959

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Memorandum from Stanley K. Sheinbaum to Ralph H. Smuckler, "Police Program Directive", August 21, 1958
Item Number: 6-20-18E7-116-UA2-1-12_000083   (Click For More Item Information)
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A memorandum from Stanley K. Sheinbaum, Coordinator of the Michigan State University Group (MSUG) to Ralph H. Smuckler, MSUG's Chief Advisor. Sheinbaum suggests to Smuckler that the focus of MSU's role in the Police Program in Saigon be narrowed, and implies that the program has subjected MSU to

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Author(s): Sheinbaum, Stanley K.

Item Creation Date: 21 August 1958

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Memorandum from the Vietnam Advisory Committee, December 12, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-1901-116-UA2-1-12_000108   (Click For More Item Information)
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A summary of issues related to the Michigan State University Group (MSUG), discussed by professors Dorsey, Brandstatter, Louhi, LaPalombara, Hendry, Smuckler, and Taggart. Topics included a number of developments that had occurred related to the Vietnam Project in Saigon. MSU's reputation for its

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Author(s): author unknown

Item Creation Date: 12 December 1960

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Memorandum from Wesley R. Fishel to Mike J. Mansfield, November 12, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-1907-116-UA2-1-12_000114   (Click For More Item Information)
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Wesley Fishel, Dean of the College of Business and Public Service (and former Michigan State University Group Chief Advisor) writes to U.S. Senator Mike Mansfield, offering his views on the recent attempted coup d'etat in South Vietnam. Fishel provides background on coup attempt, and discusses

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Author(s): Fishel, Wesley R.

Item Creation Date: 12 November 1960

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Memorandum from Wolf I. Ladejinsky to Wesley R. Fishel, July 6, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-1915-116-UA2-1-12_000128   (Click For More Item Information)
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Wolf Ladejinsky comments to Wesley Fishel about Arthur Gardiner's views on Michigan State University, and its involvement with Vietnam. Ladejinsky admits an error in judgment in referring Gardiner to his friends in Washington, D.C., and hopes that the U.S. government will continue to back MSU's

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Author(s): Ladejinksy, Wolf I.

Item Creation Date: 06 July 1960

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Memorandum of Agreement Concerning Police Technical Assistance Work, u.d.
Item Number: 6-20-18DD-116-UA2-1-12_000074   (Click For More Item Information)
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A memorandum addressing principles and policies in the assignment of police personnel for the Police Project of the Michigan State University Group (MSUG).

Author(s): unknown

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Michigan State University's Contractual Relations with Overseas Institutions: Report of the Ad Hoc Committee to the Academic Countil
Item Number: 6-20-1970-116-UA2-1-12_000217   (Click For More Item Information)
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Appointed by MSU President Hannah, an ad-hoc committee of three MSU faculty members (Ralph Smuckler, John Henderson, and Cole Brembeck) co-wrote a report on Michigan State University's relationships with overseas universities. Ã The report's subjects include the charge to the committee, the

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Author(s): Smuckler, Ralph H. Henderson, John P. Brembeck, Cole S.

Item Creation Date: 10 May 1966

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Monthly Report of Michigan State University Group, October 8, 1955
Item Number: 6-20-189E-116-UA2-1-12_000032   (Click For More Item Information)
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A report from Edward W. Weidner to various members of the United States Operations Mission (USOM), and deans from Michigan State University (MSU) on the progress of the MSU Group in Vietnam, and major developments that had taken place with the Police and Field Administration Projects, Institute and

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Author(s): Weidner, Edward W.

Item Creation Date: 08 October 1955

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Monthly Report of the Michigan State University Group, February 17, 1956
Item Number: 6-20-18CB-116-UA2-1-12_000057   (Click For More Item Information)
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A report written by Milton E. Muelder, Dean of the College of Science and Arts. The report summarizes the progress made by the Michigan State University Group in the month of January 1956, focusing on the Police, Field Administration, and Presidency Projects; the Institute and Participant

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Author(s): Muelder, Milton E.

Item Creation Date: 17 February 1956

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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