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Proclamation of General Duong Van Minh to the Compatriots Inside and Outside of the Country, 20 August 1971

Item Number: 6-20-B7-116-UA17-95_000196
Number of Pages
Digital Object Type
MSU Archives and Historical Collections
Duong Van Minh
Original Repository
Michigan State University Archives & Historical CollectionsWesley R. Fishel Papers (UA 17.95)Box 1191, Folder 37
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# UA1795119137620B7 is retained for reference in Coll/Bx/Fldr/Doc fields.
Physical Location
Box 1191, Folder 37; Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections


  • Existence: 20 August 8 1971
  • Existence: Majority of material found within 20 August 8 1971

General Note / OCR

The document is a statement by General Duong Van Minh expressing his concerns about the 1971 presidential election. In it, he describes the 1963 coup against Ngo Dinh Diem as a revolution, and argues that a corrupt electoral process is threatening that revolution.

Pub Credit Line
6-20-B7-116-UA17-95_000196, Wesley R. Fishel Papers, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 22 Feb 2013 [Updated: 14 Jan 2016]