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Letter from Joseph Buttinger to Unknown, 15 December, 1960

Item Number: 6-20-42-116-UA17-95_000065
Number of Pages
Digital Object Type
MSU Archives and Historical Collections
Buttinger, Joseph
Original Repository
Michigan State University Archives & Historical CollectionsWesley R. Fishel Papers (UA 17.95)Box 1184, Folder 18
Educational use only, no other permissions given. Copyright to this resource is held by Michigan State University and is provided here for educational purposes only. It may not be reproduced or distributed in any format without written permission of the MSU Archives & Historical Collections.
MSU grant exchange. The original item# we assigned was replaced to match the PDF filename on 25APR2016. Original Item# UA179511841862042 is retained for reference in Coll/Bx/Fldr/Doc fields.
Physical Location
Box 1184, Folder 18; Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections


  • Existence: 15 December 12 1960
  • Existence: Majority of material found within 15 December 12 1960

General Note / OCR

This is a draft of a letter from Joseph Buttinger to [recipient illegible]. Buttinger describes the recent coup d'etat events that occurred in Saigon, Vietnam November of 1959. There is a handwritten note on page 1 explaining that the original letter is in the Harvard Yen Ching Library.

Pub Credit Line
6-20-42-116-UA17-95_000065, Wesley R. Fishel Papers, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 11 Jan 2013 [Updated: 14 Jan 2016]