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Carl Janssen Collection (1878) Finding Aid

Item Number: 18780000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

Less than one linear foot of a book, a letter, and parcel wrapping paper documents the mailing of the English translations of the Vietnamese work Kim Van Kieu by Nguyen-Du from Saigon to Mesa, Arizona in May 1973. The materials date from the war period and are in fair condition.

Dates

  • 10 April 2007

Biographical / Historical

Carl Janssen flew C-123 aircraft out of Phan Rang, Republic of Vietnam from November 1970 to November 1971.
Title
Finding Aid
Length (Linear Feet)
0.1
Pages
1
Location(s)
Individual Collections-J; Library; Museum Objects
1
Books

Kim Van Kieu by Nguyen-Du - English translation by Le-Xuan-Thuy (Nha sach Khai-Tri, Saigon, 1968, 2nd edition)

1
Museum Objects

1878museum3188: Handmade book written in Vietnamese (the book listed above in BOOKS in FA Separation)

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  • Box 1: [1] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D058.4 ]]

Inventory

  • Letter from Rev. Dominic Dong to Captain Carl A. Janssen, 4 May 1973
  • Parcel wrapping paper of the mailing of the book Kim Van Kieu
1
Books

Kim Van Kieu by Nguyen-Du - English translation by Le-Xuan-Thuy (Nha sach Khai-Tri, Saigon, 1968, 2nd edition)

1
Museum Objects

1878museum3188: Handmade book written in Vietnamese (the book listed above in BOOKS in FA Separation)

Click here to view all Museum Objects

Pub Credit Line
18780000000, Carl Janssen Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 10 Apr 2007 [Updated: 06 Jan 2010]