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R. Charles Stevens Vietnam 1962-1964 Education Tape 1

Item Number: 2679AU3180
 Audio
Language
English
Digital Object Type
Audio
Physical Location
Stacks D154.0B
Number of Media
1
Format
Cassette
Time - Hr:Min:Sec
1:01:54

Dates

  • 8 August 1996

General Note / OCR

An oral history interview with R. Charles Stevens, who served in the Educational Section of the International Voluntary Service in Vietnam from 1962 to 1964. [VNCA Note: this tape is a duplicate of 2679au3182] Quakers - draft exemption - AFSC IVS - alternative service - status 1-O - conscientious objector - Vietnamese-American Society - language structure - initial impressions - education: SVN - Danang Polytechnical School - Advisor Vocational Teachers - politics: SVN - Diem family - Diem graft - Diem corruption - coastal trade - warehouses - VC activity - impact local economy - Fletcher Poling - Provincial Representative - Ugly Americans - NGO - double taxation - infrastructure - Mafia - Don Luce - Chief of Party - currency - exchange rate - black market

Pub Credit Line
2679AU3180, Marc Gilbert Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 14 Nov 2018 [Updated: 17 May 2019]