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Letter from Wesley Fishel to Senator Mike Mansfield, 25 July, 1959

Item Number: 6-20-77-116-UA17-95_000118
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MSU Archives and Historical Collections
Fishel, Wesley
Original Repository
Michigan State University Archives & Historical CollectionsWesley R. Fishel Papers (UA 17.95)Box 1184, Folder 30
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# UA179511843062077 is retained for reference in Coll/Bx/Fldr/Doc fields.
Physical Location
Box 1184, Folder 30; Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections


  • Existence: 25 July 7 1959
  • Existence: Majority of material found within 25 July 7 1959

General Note / OCR

Wesley Fishel responds to Senator Mike Mansfield's request for an investigation of U.S. aid to Vietnam in response to accusations from Albert Colegrove of Scripps-Howard newspapers. Fishel denies Colegrove's accusations regarding safety and the aid program. Fishel explains the current conditions in the provinces due to Communist activity, the Bien Hoa incident,the National Assembly elections, and refugee resettlement.

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Pub Credit Line
6-20-77-116-UA17-95_000118, Wesley R. Fishel Papers, The Vietnam Center and Sam Johnson Vietnam Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 31 Jan 2013 [Updated: 14 Jan 2016]