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

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Monthly Report of the Michigan State University Group, February 7, 1956
Item Number: 6-20-18C7-116-UA2-1-12_000055   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 7]

A report written by Ralph H. Smuckler on February 7, 1956. The report highlighted activities of the Michigan State University Group (MSU) during the month of January 1956, including the Field Administration Project, the Presidency Project, the Participant Program, Institute Programs, the Police

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Author(s): Smuckler, Ralph H.

Item Creation Date: 07 February 1956

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Monthly Report of the Michigan State University Group, March 5, 1956
Item Number: 6-20-18CD-116-UA2-1-12_000059   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 5]

A report from Ralph H. Smuckler, Acting Chief Advisor to the Michigan State University Group (MSUG), to the United States Operations Mission (USOM) and Michigan State University (MSU), on MSUG's developments during the month of February 1956.

Author(s): Smuckler, Ralph H.

Item Creation Date: 05 March 1956

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Monthly Report of the Michigan State University Group, May 7, 1956
Item Number: 6-20-18D4-116-UA2-1-12_000066   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 5]

A report from Dr. Wesley R. Fishel on the progress of the Michigan State University Group (MSUG) in Saigon during the month of April 1956. Fishel discusses reorganization that took place in the Administrative Office, and highlights updates in the Police Project, Field Administration, the Institute

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Author(s): Fishel, Wesley R.

Item Creation Date: 07 May 1956

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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MSUG Special Staff Meeting Minutes, January 25, 1962
Item Number: 6-20-1943-116-UA2-1-12_000174   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Guy Fox calls a special meeting of the Michigan State University Group (MSUG) to inform them that South Vietnam President Diem had told Wesley Fishel (in a meeting the night before) that the MSUG contract would be terminated, and that Diem prefers that the National Institute of Administration (NIA)

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Author(s): author unknown

Item Creation Date: 25 January 1962

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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MSUG Special Staff Meeting Minutes, January 31, 1962
Item Number: 6-20-1945-116-UA2-1-12_000176   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Guy Fox officially welcomed the arrival to the Michigan State University Group (MSUG) of Alfred Seelye (Dean of the College of Business and Public Service) and his wife. Seelye discussed the communications relationship between the National Institute of Administration (NIA) campus and the Agency

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Item Creation Date: 31 January 1962

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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MSUG Staff Meeting Minutes, April 13, 1962
Item Number: 6-20-194C-116-UA2-1-12_000183   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Guy Fox announced that the Rector of the National Institute of Administration (NIA) has invited the Michigan State University Group (MSUG) to dinner on the 17th of May. The Rector informed the United States Operations Mission (USOM) that provisions had been made to release counterpart funds to the

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Item Creation Date: 13 April 1962

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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MSUG Staff Meeting Minutes, April 27, 1962
Item Number: 6-20-194D-116-UA2-1-12_000184   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Guy Fox announced that some visitors should be expected in the near future: Dr. Izume Koike, a friend from Japan; Dr. Charles Barr (from MSU's Urban Planning and Landscaping) and his wife. The dedication date for the new National Institute of Administration (NIA) has now been set for August 1.

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Item Creation Date: 27 April 1962

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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MSUG Staff Meeting Minutes, December 15, 1961
Item Number: 6-20-193F-116-UA2-1-12_000170   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

The Michigan State University Group (MSUG) discussed a meeting some of the members had with with the United States Operations Mission (USOM) regarding the Program Divisions FY 1962-5 dollar budgets. With a focus on making improvements to the organization of the Vietnamese Government, the Deputy

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Author(s): author unknown

Item Creation Date: 15 December 1961

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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MSUG Staff Meeting Minutes, December 29, 1961
Item Number: 6-20-1940-116-UA2-1-12_000171   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Guy Fox began the meeting with a progress report on contract negotiations with the Agency for International Development (AID), formerly the International Cooperation Association (ICA). The group learned that the lowest bidder for sidewalks and roads at the new National Institute of Administration

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Author(s): author unknown

Item Creation Date: 29 December 1961

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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MSUG Staff Meeting Minutes, December 8, 1961
Item Number: 6-20-193D-116-UA2-1-12_000168   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

The Michigan State University Group (MSUG) calls attention to a newspaper article mentioned at the United States Operations Mission (USOM), in which the age limit for participants to study abroad for longer than three months was raised from 45 to 48. Guy Fox reported that Dean Seelye suggested

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Item Creation Date: 08 December 1961

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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MSUG Staff Meeting Minutes, February 2, 1962
Item Number: 6-20-1946-116-UA2-1-12_000177   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 3]

At a recent United States Operations Mission (USOM) meeting, the subject of security came up with regards to travel outside of Saigon. Research activities were discussed, including case studies written by two Vietnamese personnel on bureaucracy in Vietnam and municipal administration in Saigon.

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Item Creation Date: 02 February 1962

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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MSUG Staff Meeting Minutes, February 21, 1962
Item Number: 6-20-1947-116-UA2-1-12_000178   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

The Michigan State University Group (MSUG) indicates that East Lansing is now aware that the MSUG contract for aid to Vietnam will not be renewed. South Vietnam President Diem states a preference National Institute of Administration (NIA) advisors directly hired. Local employees of the NIA will

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Author(s): author unknown

Item Creation Date: 21 February 1962

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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MSUG Staff Meeting Minutes, January 19, 1962
Item Number: 6-20-1942-116-UA2-1-12_000173   (Click For More Item Information)
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Guy Fox discusses his recent trip with Wesley Fishel and some newsmen to the 17th parallel, and various army installations and villages. The date for the dedication of the new National Institute of Administration (NIA) is still uncertain due to incomplete groundwork. John Donoghue protested the

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Author(s): author unknown

Item Creation Date: 19 January 1962

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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MSUG Staff Meeting Minutes, January 26, 1962
Item Number: 6-20-1944-116-UA2-1-12_000175   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Guy Fox reported on the last two meetings with the United States Operations Mission (USOM), and contemplates sending a second letter to South Vietnam President Diem regarding relations between Vietnam and Michigan State University. March 1, 1962, was decided as the tentative dedication date for

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Item Creation Date: 26 January 1962

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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MSUG Staff Meeting Minutes, January 5, 1962
Item Number: 6-20-1941-116-UA2-1-12_000172   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

The Michigan State University Group (MSUG) reported that there were no new developments with regards to contract negotiations. The group believes that negotiations will find their greatest impetus by personal contact between Wesley Fishel (former MSUG Chief Advisor) and South Vietnam President Ngo

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Item Creation Date: 05 January 1962

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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MSUG Staff Meeting Minutes, March 16, 1962
Item Number: 6-20-194A-116-UA2-1-12_000181   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Elmer Adkins reported that all but four Vietnam provinces were issuing ID cards, and that the delay for these provinces was not due to security problems. The Michigan State University Group (MSUG) has modified their phase-out plan, including the termination date for local employees. Guy Fox

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Item Creation Date: 16 March 1962

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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MSUG Staff Meeting Minutes, March 2, 1962
Item Number: 6-20-1948-116-UA2-1-12_000179   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Andrew Gardiner, Director of the Agency for International Development (AID), expressed his regret for the termination of the Michigan State University Group's (MSUG) contract to provide aid to Vietnam. Despite a recent aerial attack on the Palace, none of the American agency personnel showed

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Author(s): author unknown

Item Creation Date: 02 March 1962

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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MSUG Staff Meeting Minutes, March 30, 1962
Item Number: 6-20-194B-116-UA2-1-12_000182   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Dean Ralph Smuckler arrived in Saigon the day before, outlining developments at MSU and reporting on his trips to Okinawa, Taipei and the Philippines to the Michigan State University Group (MSUG). The National Institute of Administration (NIA) has requested money for the publication of the

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Item Creation Date: 30 March 1962

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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MSUG Staff Meeting Minutes, March 9, 1962
Item Number: 6-20-1949-116-UA2-1-12_000180   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

An announcement was made at the United States Operations Mission (USOM) that training for police mechanics is now taking place at the Education Division. Wesley Fishel commented on the smoothness of the Michigan State University Group's (MSUG) operations, and the regret felt by many Vietnamese

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Item Creation Date: 09 March 1962

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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MSUG Staff Meeting Minutes, November 17, 1961
Item Number: 6-20-1939-116-UA2-1-12_000164   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

The Michigan State University Group (MSUG) discusses transfer of their offices to the new National Institute of Administration (NIA), and some of the current issues regarding staffing of the NIA. Preparations for the possibility of a phase-out of the MSU-Vietnam program with the end of the MSUG

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Item Creation Date: 17 November 1961

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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MSUG Staff Meeting Minutes, November 9, 1961
Item Number: 6-20-1937-116-UA2-1-12_000162   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

The Michigan State University Group (MSUG) announces the publication of a Giau-Woodruff study entitled "Study of the Administrative and Financial Aspects of a Village in Viet-Nam". Guy Fox reports that a high-ranking representative of the United States Operations Mission (USOM) had a

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Author(s): author unknown

Item Creation Date: 09 November 1961

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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MSUG Staff Meeting Minutes, October 27, 1961
Item Number: 6-20-1934-116-UA2-1-12_000159   (Click For More Item Information)
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The group announces that all contract groups now have Commissary privileges. The MSUG also discusses a Ph.D. candidate for the United States Operations Mission (USOM)/Education program, and Leonard Maynard is appointed acting chief advisor while Guy Fox visits Japan.

Author(s): author unknown

Item Creation Date: 27 October 1961

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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MSUG Vietnam Personnel List, n.d.
Item Number: 6-20-1894-116-UA2-1-12_000026   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 3]

A list of Michigan State University (MSU) personnel assigned to Vietnam, their position title in the MSU Group, former position(s) at MSU, and date of arrival into Vietnam. Arrival dates range from May-December, 1955.

Author(s): unknown

Item Creation Date: January 1956

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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My Inspection Trip to Vietnam - September, 1961: Report from James B. Hendry to Alfred L. Seelye, October 25, 1961
Item Number: 6-20-1933-116-UA2-1-12_000158   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 11]

The report details James Hendry's trip to Vietnam from September 5-29, 1961. The purpose of the trip was to determine the Michigan State University Group (MSUG)'s relationships with the National Institute of Administration (NIA) and the United State Operations Mission (USOM), and to help provide

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Author(s): Hendry, James B.

Item Creation Date: 25 October 1961

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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New Expenses for NIA During FY1962
Item Number: 6-20-193E-116-UA2-1-12_000169   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 11]

A financial document detailing estimated costs for maintaining the new National Institute of Administration (NIA) building in Saigon. Expenditures include maintenance personnel, an annual research field trip, automobiles, the library, training, and supplies. An itemized list of costs from FY

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Author(s): author unknown

Item Creation Date: 1962

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Observations and Recommendations Regarding Vietnam Project: Memorandum from Joseph LaPalombara to Ruben V. Austin, February 18, 1961
Item Number: 6-20-1922-116-UA2-1-12_000141   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 17]

Joseph LaPalombara, Head of the Department of Political Science at MSU, shares with Ruben Austin, Assistant Dean of the College of Business and Public Service, some ideas about the Michigan State University Group (MSUG) and its affiliation with the National Institute of Administration (NIA), the

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Author(s): LaPalombara, Joseph

Item Creation Date: 18 February 1961

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Photograph of MSU President John A. Hannah with South Vietnamese Ambassador Tran Van Chuong and his wife, Than Thi Nam Tran
Item Number: 6-20-189F-111-UA2-1-12_000051_1   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

MSU President John A. Hannah sits in his office and speaks with Than Thi Nam Tran (sitting), wife of South Vietnamese Ambassador Tran Van Chuong (standing).

Author(s): MSU Photographic Laboratory

Item Creation Date: 1955

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Planning Group Minutes, August 25, 1961
Item Number: 6-20-192C-116-UA2-1-12_000151   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Minutes from an August 25, 1961 Planning Group cover topics including the possible role of the National Institute of Administration (NIA) in public information, a meeting of the USIS Coordinating Committee, and inauguration ceremonies for the new NIA location, possibly in October of that year.

Author(s): author unknown

Item Creation Date: 25 August 1961

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Planning Group Minutes, November 3, 1961
Item Number: 6-20-1935-116-UA2-1-12_000160   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

The group discussed the approval of the new Identification and National Archives building, but the Public Safety Division would not build unless a master building layout was drawn up. John Donoghue discussed the EROPA conference, and Robert Hanes reminded the group that the Michigan State

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Author(s): Maggio, R.B.

Item Creation Date: 03 November 1961

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Planning Group Minutes, September 1, 1961
Item Number: 6-20-192D-116-UA2-1-12_000152   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 3]

The group discusses Dr. James Hendry's upcoming visit to Vietnam, and his request to limit social functions upon his arrival. Other topics include transportation requested by the National Institute of Administration (NIA), the inauguration of the new NIA building, and training courses currently

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Author(s): author unknown

Item Creation Date: 01 September 1961

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Planning Group Minutes, September 8, 1961
Item Number: 6-20-192E-116-UA2-1-12_000153   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 3]

The group discusses James Hendry's arrival in Vietnam for an inspection tour, and Guy Fox asks Hendry for his preferences in the conduct of their meeting. Other topics include South Vietnam president Diem's visit to the new National Institute of Administration (NIA) campus, and his offer of

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Author(s): author unknown

Item Creation Date: 08 September 1961

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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President's Mailing List, Vietnam Report
Item Number: 6-20-19A6-116-UA2-1-12_000270   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

A list of intended recipients of copies of MSU President Hannah's official statement against allegations regarding MSU's involvement in Vietnam.

Author(s): author unknown

Item Creation Date: April 1966

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Recommendations Concerning Proposed Field Organizations of the Commissariat for Refugees, September 20, 1955
Item Number: 6-20-1892-116-UA2-1-12_000025   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 13]

A report written by Walter W. Mode, Chief of the Michigan State University Group Field Administration Division; Frederic R. Wickert, Professor of Psychology at Michigan State University; and Ralph H. Smuckler, creator of the National Institute of Administration in Saigon. The three members of the

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Author(s): Mode, Walter W. Wickert, Frederic R. Smuckler, Ralph H.

Item Creation Date: 20 September 1955

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Report from Edward W. Weidner to the United States Operations Mission, Michigan State University, November 8, 1955
Item Number: 6-20-1890-116-UA2-1-12_000023   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 6]

A report from Edward W. Weidner, Chief Advisor to the Vietnam Project, to MSU President John A. Hannah and the United States Operations Mission at Michigan State University. Weidner reports on major developments that have occurred in Saigon with the Vietnam Project since October 1st of 1955.

Author(s): Weidner, Edward W.

Item Creation Date: 08 November 1955

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Report from Lloyd D. Musolf to John A. Hannah, September 23, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-190A-116-UA2-1-12_000117   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lloyd Musolf, Chief Advisor of the Vietnam Advisory Group, reports to MSU president Hannah on his views of the current political situation in South Vietnam, developments with Michigan State University Group (MSUG) programs, and considerations for the staffing of MSU advisors at the National

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Author(s): Musolf, Lloyd D.

Item Creation Date: 23 September 1960

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Report from Ralph H. Smuckler to Glen L. Taggart, August 1, 1958
Item Number: 6-20-18E2-116-UA2-1-12_000079   (Click For More Item Information)
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A letter from Ralph H. Smuckler, Chief Advisor to the Vietnam Project, to Glen L. Taggart, Dean of International Programs at MSU. Smuckler discusses developments regarding assistance to the Vietnam Project from representatives of New York University. Smuckler also encourages Taggart to visit

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Author(s): Smuckler, Ralph H.

Item Creation Date: 01 August 1958

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Report from Stanley T. Gabis to John A. Hannah, December 7, 1959
Item Number: 6-20-18F9-116-UA2-1-12_000100   (Click For More Item Information)
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A report containing a list of current staff members of the Michigan State University Group (MSUG) in Saigon. Stanley Gabis, Acting Coordinator of the MSUG, includes the names and family statuses of each staff member, and the mailing address in San Francisco, California, to this report to MSU

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Author(s): Gabis, Stanley T.

Item Creation Date: 07 December 1959

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Report of Deans C. E. Erickson and Milton E. Muelder of the M.S.U. Technical Assistance Program in Saigon, 30 January to 9 February 1956.
Item Number: 6-20-18C6-116-UA2-1-12_000054   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 8]

Clifford E. Erickson (Dean of the College of Education) and Milton E. Muelder (Dean of the College of Science and Arts) report on the progress of the Michigan State University Group in Saigon. Topics include relations with government officials, health and housing, education, and police training.

Author(s): Erickson, Clifford E. Muelder, Milton E.

Item Creation Date: 1956

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

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Report of Trip of Deans C. E. Erickson and Milton E. Muelder to Japan and Okinawa, 10 January 1956 to 27 January 1956
Item Number: 6-20-18C5-116-UA2-1-12_000053   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 12]

A report on trips made by Clifford E. Erickson (Dean of the College of Education) and Milton E. Muelder (Dean of the College of Science and Arts) to the island nation of Japan and the island of Okinawa in January of 1956. The deans report on education institutions they visited in Japan and

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Author(s): Erickson, Clifford E. Muelder, Milton E.

Item Creation Date: 1956

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Report on Coordinating Committee for Overseas Project, April 1955
Item Number: 6-20-18B2-116-UA2-1-12_000047   (Click For More Item Information)
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Milton E. Muelder reports that the Coordinating Committee for Overseas Projects met on April 14, 1955. The committee decided to recommend Dr. Charles C. Killingsworth to MSU President John A. Hannah as coordinator for the Vietnam Project while Dr. Edward W. Weidner is in Saigon. The committee

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Author(s): Muelder, Milton E.

Item Creation Date: April 1955

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Report on Recommendations Concerning Agricultural School at De Blao, Vietnam, 1955
Item Number: 6-20-18AC-116-UA2-1-12_000041   (Click For More Item Information)
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Milton E. Muelder, MSU Dean of Science and Arts, and Thomas K. Cowden, MSU Dean of Agriculture, report on their January 1955 visit to Vietnam, and the determination of whether or not MSU would be interested in considering a contract to provide technical assistance for establishing an agricultural

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Author(s): Muelder, Milton E. Cowden, Thomas K.

Item Creation Date: 1955

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Report on the MSU-Vietnam Project from Ralph H. Smuckler, April, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-195D-116-UA2-1-12_000200   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 8]

Ralph Smuckler, former Michigan State University Group (MSUG) Chief Advisor, writes about the Vietnam Project, and the effect it had on university cooperative efforts abroad. Smuckler gives a history of the project, from its inception in the mid-1950's through to present day, reflecting on areas

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Author(s): Smuckler, Ralph H.

Item Creation Date: April 1966

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Report on the Special FOA Mission, International Programs, Vietnam Project, 1954
Item Number: 6-20-1824-116-UA2-1-12_000001   (Click For More Item Information)
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Personnel with the Michigan State University Vietnam Advisory group author a report on the Special FOA Mission From Michigan State College for Public Administration, Public Information, Police Administration and Public Finance and Economics. The report discusses the summary and conclusions of the

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Author(s): Brandstatter, Arthur F.

Item Creation Date: 16 October 1954

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 20 Jan 2015[Updated: 22 Apr 2016]
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Resume of Current Security Conditions: Memorandum from Ralph F. Turner to Ruben V. Austin, September 1, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-1911-116-UA2-1-12_000124   (Click For More Item Information)
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Ralph Turner, Chief of the Police Administration Division of the Michigan State University Group (MSUG) shares information with Ruben Austin, Coordinator of the MSUG, about deteriorating security conditions in Vietnam. Turner cites specific examples, and asks Austin that handling of the

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Author(s): Turner, Ralph F.

Item Creation Date: 01 September 1960

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 13 Feb 2015[Updated: 27 Apr 2016]
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Resume of MSU-USOM Relationships, u.d.
Item Number: 6-20-18FF-116-UA2-1-12_000106   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 5]

A report detailing concerns with the relationship between the Michigan State University Group (MSUG) and the United States Operations Mission (USOM), specifically between July 1959 and the time the resume was drafted (date unknown, but most likely circa 1960). Topics include the General Philosophy

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Author(s): author unknown

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 12 Feb 2015[Updated: 27 Apr 2016]
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Review of Vietnamese Administration and Security Situation: Memorandum from Lloyd D. Musolf to Ruben V. Austin, September 1, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-1912-116-UA2-1-12_000125   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lloyd Musolf, Chief Advisor to the Michigan State University Group (MSUG) reports to Ruben Austin, MSUG Coordinator that a forthcoming letter from Ralph Turner about deteriorating security and administrative issues in Vietnam be shared only with certain MSU colleagues.

Author(s): Musolf, Lloyd D.

Item Creation Date: 01 September 1960

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 13 Feb 2015[Updated: 27 Apr 2016]
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Romulo/Agoncillo/Abejo newspaper articles, The Philippine Collegian, May, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-1966-116-UA2-1-12_000209   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 4]

The Philippine Collegian, in a May 22, 1966 article, publishes the May 7 resignation letter of Teodoro Agoncillo, Chairman of the Department of History at the University of the Philippines (UP), to UP President Carlos Romulo. Agoncillo indicates his reason for resignation as being the fact that he

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Author(s): Agoncillo, Teodoro Abejo, Andres L.

Item Creation Date: May 1966

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 02 Mar 2015[Updated: 29 Apr 2016]
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Saigon Press Comments: Foreign Press Reports on Nov. 11 Rebellion Blasts, January 9, 1961
Item Number: 6-20-191F-116-UA2-1-12_000138   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 7]

The author of the report cites examples of editorial comments and criticisms regarding Western press allegations about the attempted November 11-12, 1960, coup d'etat in Saigon.

Author(s): author unknown

Item Creation Date: 09 January 1961

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 19 Feb 2015[Updated: 27 Apr 2016]
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Saigon Snafu: Beleaguered Vietnam Regime Fails to Gain Needed Popular Support, Wall Street Journal, November 8, 1961
Item Number: 6-20-1936-116-UA2-1-12_000161   (Click For More Item Information)
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Wall Street Journal reporter Louis Kraar reports on American aid to Vietnam, in an effort to prevent their government from falling to Communism. MSU economist Frank Child suggests that South Vietnam's struggling economy may be due to a lack of capital for commercial and manufacturing ventures.

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Author(s): Kraar, Louis

Item Creation Date: 08 November 1961

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 20 Feb 2015[Updated: 28 Apr 2016]
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Scripps-Howard Newspaper Article Regarding American Aid to Vietnam, July 22, 1959
Item Number: 6-20-18F2-116-UA2-1-12_000093   (Click For More Item Information)
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A newspaper article written by Albert M. Colegrove, journalist for Scripps-Howard Newspapers. Between July 20-25, 1959, Colegrove wrote scathing articles about the mismanagement of American monetary aid to Vietnam. Michigan State University Group (MSUG) Coordinator Stanley Sheinbaum attached copies

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Author(s): Colegrove, Albert M.

Item Creation Date: 22 July 1959

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 06 Feb 2015[Updated: 27 Apr 2016]
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