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James K. Bruton Collection (1947) Finding Aid

Item Number: 19470000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

Less than one linear foot of booklets written in both English and Vietnamese from the Republic of Vietnam document various topics form the war period, from the achievements of the War Cabinet of RVN in 1965 to Vietnamese children entertainment through comic books. All materials date from the war period and are in moderate to good condition.

Dates

  • 04 April 2007

Biographical / Historical

James K. Bruton was born in New York City in 1944. In 1966, Bruton enlisted in the United States Army Infantry as an officer, beginning over twenty years of service. From 1967 through 1969 Bruton served with Military Assistance Command, Vietnam (MACV) as an Assistant Battalion Advisor, until he was transferred to the 173rd Airborne Brigade, where he served as a Battalion Chief Military Observer. During this same time Bruton was promoted from a First Lieutenant to a Captain and was stationed at Military Region III (MRIII) and Military Region II (MRII).
Title
Finding Aid
Length (Linear Feet)
1.2
Pages
1
Location(s)
Individual Collections-B, Periodical Collection
23
Serials

Harper's Magazine, March 1968
Infantry, May-June 1969
November-December 1969
May-June 1970
July-August 1970
September-October 1970
Mudo, December 1968
February 1969
Newsweek, 23 June 1969
14 April 1975
21 April 1975
28 April 1975
12 May 1975
5 September 1988
The New Republic, 4 February 1967
9 March 1968
11 May 1968
Time, 30 September 1974
24 March 1975
31 March 1975
12 May 1975
19 May 1975
11 January 1988

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  • Box 1: [1] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D057.4]]

Inventory

  • Vietnam Photo Diary, 1965
  • Vietnam Photo Diary, 1966
  • Republic of Vietnam Prelminary Report on the Achievements of the War Cabinet from June 19, 1965 to September 29, 1965
  • Saigon: A Booklet of Helpful Information for Americans in Vietnam (The American Women's Association of Saigon, 1962)
  • Walt Whitman: Thi-si cua Nhan-loai - the poems of Walt Whitman in English and Vietnamese
  • Tuoi Hoa So. 34, Thang 11 nam 1965
  • Phuong-Phap: Tien-Hanh Mot Cuoc Khao-Sat
  • Van Mang Hang Nam
  • Thu Muc 1964 - Viet Nam Cong Hoa
  • Truyen Hay (Bo Thong Tin, 1965)
  • Sieng hoc, So 1 (1965)
  • Sieng hoc, So 2 (1965)
  • Three booklets relating to topics on South Vietnam
23
Serials

Harper's Magazine, March 1968
Infantry, May-June 1969
November-December 1969
May-June 1970
July-August 1970
September-October 1970
Mudo, December 1968
February 1969
Newsweek, 23 June 1969
14 April 1975
21 April 1975
28 April 1975
12 May 1975
5 September 1988
The New Republic, 4 February 1967
9 March 1968
11 May 1968
Time, 30 September 1974
24 March 1975
31 March 1975
12 May 1975
19 May 1975
11 January 1988

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Pub Credit Line
19470000000, James K. Bruton Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 04 Apr 2007 [Updated: 30 Oct 2009]