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

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Found in 266 Collections and/or Records:

Scripps-Howard Newspaper Articles Regarding American Aid to Vietnam, July 1959
Item Number: 6-20-18F1-116-UA2-1-12_000092   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 7]

A series of newspaper articles 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

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Author(s): Colegrove, Albert M.

Item Creation Date: July 1959

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 06 Feb 2015[Updated: 26 Apr 2016]
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Special Progress Report - Michigan State University Vietnam Advisory Team, December 29, 1955
Item Number: 6-20-18C4-116-UA2-1-12_000052   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 4]

A report written by Ralph H. Smuckler on December 29, 1955. Smuckler summarizes the progress made by the MSU Vietnam Advisory Team, with topics including Field and Police Administration, the President and Participant Projects, and the Institute Degree Program.

Author(s): Smuckler, Ralph H.

Item Creation Date: 29 December 1955

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 28 Jan 2015[Updated: 25 Apr 2016]
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Special Report on Michigan State University Group, September 14, 1956
Item Number: 6-20-18DA-116-UA2-1-12_000072   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 3]

A report from Wesley R. Fishel on the progress made by the Michigan State University Group (MSUG) in Vietnam. The report focuses on four main program divisions: Police, Field Administration, National Institute, and In-Service Training.

Author(s): Fishel, Wesley R.

Item Creation Date: 14 September 1956

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 30 Jan 2015[Updated: 26 Apr 2016]
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Staff Meeting (formerly Planning Group) Minutes, September 15, 1961
Item Number: 6-20-192F-116-UA2-1-12_000154   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

The Michigan State University Group (MSUG) decides to change the body of their minutes from "Planning Group" to "Staff Meeting". The MSUG also discuss matters related to the new National Institute of Administration (NIA) campus, including the completion of the grounds,

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Author(s): author unknown

Item Creation Date: 15 September 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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Staff Meeting Minutes, December 1, 1961
Item Number: 6-20-193A-116-UA2-1-12_000165   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 3]

Guy Fox indicates that no Michigan State representatives were at the last United States Operations Mission (USOM) meeting, and that MSU will now attend USOM meetings, but as an observer and not a participant. Issues regarding the capacity and size of the new National Institute of Administration

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Author(s): author unknown

Item Creation Date: 01 December 1961

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 23 Feb 2015[Updated: 28 Apr 2016]
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Staff Meeting Minutes, October 13, 1961 - Michigan State University Group (MSUG)
Item Number: 6-20-1932-116-UA2-1-12_000157   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

The Michigan State University Group (MSUG) welcomed Charles Joiner, who arrived from East Lansing on October 10 to replace Jason Finkle as Academic Instruction Specialist. Library and maintenance personnel at the National Institute of Administration (NIA) had been brought up with NIA Rector Vu

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Author(s): author unknown

Item Creation Date: 13 October 1961

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 20 Feb 2015[Updated: 24 Oct 2018]
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Staff Meeting Minutes, October 6, 1961
Item Number: 6-20-1931-116-UA2-1-12_000156   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Topics of the meeting include the granting of exemptions from military service to technicians and participants of the Vietnam Project, interviews that had occurred with South Vietnam Secretary of State Nguyen Dinh Thuan, Vu Quoc Thong (Rector of the National Institute of Administration), and Arthur

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Author(s): author unknown

Item Creation Date: 06 October 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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Staff Meeting Minutes, September 22, 1961
Item Number: 6-20-1930-116-UA2-1-12_000155   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 3]

An announcement is made that the dedication of the new National Institute of Administration (NIA) location is postponed until November 15 of that year. Possible support for two Vietnamese Ph.D. participants was discussed, as was Hendry's and Fox's upcoming meeting with South Vietnam Secretary of

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Author(s): author unknown

Item Creation Date: 22 September 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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Statement by John A. Hannah, President, Michigan State University, April 22, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-1961-116-UA2-1-12_000204   (Click For More Item Information)
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MSU President Hannah responds publicly to the allegations made by Ramparts magazine that MSU was knowingly employing members of the CIA during its US aid program in Vietnam. Hannah indicates that, upon an initial scan, no fewer than 53 errors of fact were discovered in the article. Hannah

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Author(s): Hannah, John A.

Item Creation Date: 22 April 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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Telegram from Milton E. Muelder to John A. Hannah, February 8, 1956
Item Number: 6-20-18CA-116-UA2-1-12_000056   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

A telegram from Milton E. Muelder, Dean of the College of Science and Arts, to MSU President John A. Hannah. Muelder congratules the Michigan State University Group for the work they have done in getting their program started.

Author(s): Muelder, Milton E.

Item Creation Date: 08 February 1956

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 28 Jan 2015[Updated: 25 Apr 2016]
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The Corruption of Scholarship by Our Well-Heeled Intelligence Establishment: I.F. Stone's Weekly article, April 18, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-199E-116-UA2-1-12_000262   (Click For More Item Information)
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The author of the April 18, 1966 article talks about George Carver, Jr., author of the article "The Faceless Viet Cong" for the publication Foreign Affairs, pointing out that Carver is a CIA man. The article continues to discuss the potential for corruption of academic institutions by

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Author(s): author unknown

Item Creation Date: 18 April 1966

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 12 Mar 2015[Updated: 02 May 2016]
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The Second Act in Indochina, by Robert Guillain, from Le Monde, April 6, 1961
Item Number: 6-20-1927-116-UA2-1-12_000146   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 13]

An article written by correspondent Robert Guillain in the French newspaper Le Monde. Guillain writes about the upcoming April 9 presidential elections in Vietnam, and the adverse effect that the November 11, 1960 coup attempt had on the South Vietnamese Government.

Author(s): Guillain, Robert

Item Creation Date: 06 April 1961

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 20 Feb 2015[Updated: 27 Apr 2016]
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The South Vietnam Americans Never Hear Of, Economic Council Letter No. 420, December 1, 1957
Item Number: 6-20-18DE-116-UA2-1-12_000075   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 4]

An article written by Hilaire du Berrier on December 1, 1957, and published by the Economic Council Letter. Du Berrier writes about the fall of democracy in South Vietnam, and the rise of South Vietnamese president Ngo Dinh Diem. The article also discusses Diem's relationship with America at the

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Author(s): du Berrier, Hilaire

Item Creation Date: 01 December 1957

Collection: John A. Hannah Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 06 Feb 2015[Updated: 26 Apr 2016]
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Transition of Full Responsibility for Police Project from MSU to PSD/USOM: Memorandum from Frank E. Walton to Ralph F. Turner, June 6, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-191B-116-UA2-1-12_000134   (Click For More Item Information)
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Frank Walton, Chief of the Public Safety Division (PSD) of the United States Operations Mission (USOM), reports to Ralph Turner, Police Advisor to the Michigan State University Group (MSUG) regarding the transitioning of responsibility of the Police and Surete Project from the MSUG to the PSD.

Author(s): Walton, Frank E.

Item Creation Date: 06 June 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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Trip to Washington, D.C. on June 20 and 21 to meet with Mr. Arthur Gardiner, ICA regarding Vietnam project: Memorandum from Ruben V. Austin and Ralph H. Smuckler to Alfred L. Seelye and Glen L. Taggart, June 24, 1960
Item Number: 6-20-1918-116-UA2-1-12_000131   (Click For More Item Information)
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Austin and Smuckler summarize a meeting with Arthur Gardiner, United States Operations Mission (USOM) director, and some additional USOM personnel, in Washington, D.C. Topics of the meeting included developments with the Michigan State University Group (MSUG) in Vietnam, and suggestions by

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Author(s): Austin, Ruben V. Smuckler, Ralph H.

Item Creation Date: 24 June 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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Universities Must Live in a Real World: Newspaper Article from The Detroit News, April 21, 1966
Item Number: 6-20-1997-116-UA2-1-12_000255   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 4]

Former MSU student Will Muller writes an April 21 article in The Detroit News about MSU President Hannah. Ã Muller defends Hannah, noting the charges that were brought up by Ramparts magazine that the university knowingly employed the assistance of the CIA during its project in Vietnam. Ã Hannah

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Author(s): Muller, Will

Item Creation Date: 21 April 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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