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Malcolm P. East Collection (1931) Finding Aid

Item Number: 19310000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

Books, periodicals, newsletters, an audiotape, and army field gear donated to the Vietnam Archive by Malcolm P. East.

Dates

  • 05 February 2010

Biographical / Historical

Malcolm P. East served with B Company, 723rd Maintenance Battalion, Americal Division from August 1969 - August 1970.
Title
Finding Aid
Length (Linear Feet)
8.0
Pages
1
Location(s)
D060.5 Association Collection, Library Collection, Newsletter Collection, Periodical Collection, Map Collection Section 12 Drawer 5, Audio Collection
48
Books

A Bright Shining Lie, John Paul Vann and America in Vietnam by Neil Sheehan, 1988
At The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Washington, D.C.: Between the Lines, Poems by Eugene E. Grollmes, 1988
The Bamboo Cross, The Witness of Christian Martyrs in the Communist-ridden Jungles of Viet Nam by Homer E. Dowdy, 1964
Chickenhawk by Robert Mason, 1983
Death Valley, The Summer Offensive, I Corps, August 1968 by Keith William Nolan, 1987: Signed by Author
Everything We Had by Al Santoli, 1981
Firebirds by Chuck Carlock, 1995: Signed by Author
Flashbacks On Returning to Vietnam by Morley Safer, 1990
General H. Norman Schwarzkopf, The Autobiography, It Doesn't Take A Hero written with Peter Petre, 1992
The Good Soldiers by William B. Moody, 1986: Signed by Author
The History of the Vietnam War by Charles T. Kamps Jr., 1988
In A Warrior's Romance by D.S. Lliteras, 1991: Signed by the author
Kiss the Boys Goodbye, How the United States Betrayed Its Own POWs in Vietnam by Monika Jensen-Stevenson & William Stevenson, 1990
Live From the Battlefield by Peter Arnett, 1994: Signed by the Author
Long Time Passing, Vietnam & The Haunted Generation by Myra MacPherson, 1984, 2 copies
NAM, The Vietnam Experience 1965-75 Consultant Editors Time Page and John Pimlott, 1988
Off the Battlefield of War on the Battlefield of Destitution, "The Louie Bradley Story" by Louie D. Bradley, 1994: Signed by the Author
Offerings at The Wall, Artifacts from the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Collection by Allen Turner, 1995
Orchids in the Mud edited by Robert C. Muehrcke, 1985: Signed by Author
Our Vietnam Night-Mare, The Story of U.S. involvement in the Vietnamese Tragedy, with Thoughts on a Future Policy by Marguerite Higgins, 1965
Pacific Stars and Strips, Vietnam Front Pages edited by Hal Drake, 1986
Passage to Vietnam, Through The Eyes of Seventy Photographers created by Rick Smolan and Jennifer Erwitt, 1994
A Piece of My Heart, The Stories of Twenty Six American Women Who Served in Vietnam by Keith Walker foreword by Martha Raye, 1985
Pigman-Vietnam 1968-1969 by James E. Crum, 1988: signed by the author, 2 copies
Prisoner of War, Six Years in Hanoi by John M. McGrath, Lieutenant Commander, U.S. Navy, 1975
Recovering From the War, A Woman's Guide to Helping Your Vietnam Vet, Your Family, and Yourself by Patience H. C. Mason, 1990, Signed by the Author
Reflections on The Wall, The Vietnam Veterans Memorial by Edward Clinton Ezell, 1987
REMF Diary by David A. Willson, 1988: Signed by the Author
Sappers in the Wire, The Life and Death of Firebase Mary Ann by Keith William Nolan, 1995
Shrapnel in the Heart, Letters and Remembrances from the Vietnam Veterans Memorial by Laura Palmer, 1987
The TET Offensive January-April 1968 by Tracey Burke and Mimi Gleason, 1988
Unaccustomed Mercy, Soldier-Poets of the Vietnam War edited by W.D. Ehrhart, 1989: Signed by the author
Under the Southern Cross by Captain Francis D. Cronin, 1978
US Infrantry-Vietnam by Jim Mesko
US Elite Forces-Vietnam by Leroy Thompson
A 2-in-1 Volume, 1983
The Vietnam Experience, Volumes 1 throught 20
The Vietnam Funny Book (An Antidote to Insanity) by Tad Foste, 1988: Signed by author
Vietnam, Poetic Words from The Unknowns, An appreciation by Jim Lakewind, Edited by A. I.. Harrington, 1992
The Vietnam War, The Story and the Photographs by Donald M. Goldstein, Katherine V. Dillon, and J. Michael Wenger, 1997
Visions of War, Dreams of Peace, Writings of Women in the Vietnam War edited by Lynda Van Devanter and Joan A. Furey, 1991
The Wall, A Day at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial by Peter Meyer and editors of LIFE, 1993, 2 copies
The Wall, Images and Offerings from the Vietnam Veterans Memorial conceived by Sal Lopes with Introduction by Michael Norman, 1987, 2 copies
Wall of Blood, Combat Ready Series by Fred Leo Brown, 1992
A War Still Raging, One Man's Struggle for Life in Vietnam and Beyond by Charles D. Matherson with C. Stephen Byrum, 1991: Signed by the Author
We Were Soldiers Once... and Young by Lt. Gen. Harold G. Moore (Ret.) and Joseph L. Galloway, 1992
Where War Lives, A Photographic Journal of Vietnam by Dick Durrance with Introduction by Ron Kovic, 1988
Why Didn't You Get Me Out? Betrayal in the Viet Cong Death Camps, The Truth about Heroes, Traitors, & Those Left Behind by Frank Anton with Tommy Denton, 1997: Signed by the Author

5
Maps

Binhson, Vietnam 1:50,000 Ed. 1-AMS, Sheet 6739I Series L7014
Quang Nagi, Vietnam 1:50,000, Ed 1-AMS, Sheet 6739II Series L7014
Tra Bong, Vietnam 1:50,000 Ed. 1-AMS, Sheet 6739IV Series L7014
Dai Loc, Vietnam 1:50,000, Ed. 1-AMS, Sheet 6640IV, Series L7014
Son Ha, Vietnam, 1:50,000, Ed. 1-AMS, Sheet 6739IV, Series L7014

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28
Museum Objects

1931museum3484 - Americal Division Veterans Assc. Hat
1931museum3485 5.56 SAW Ammunition Round Belt
1931museum3486
U.S. Army Uniform Shirt
1931museum3487
U.S. Army Trousers
1931museum3488
U.S. Army Rucksack
1931museum3489
U.S Army Helmet
1931museum3490, 3491
Australian Jungle Hats, Qty 2
1931museum3495
U.S. Army Utility Belt
1931museum3496, 3497
5.56 ammo bandolier, Qty 2
1931museum3499
7.62mm Chinese Ammunition Belt
1931museum3492, 3493, 3494
Mouse Pads with Americal Division Emblems Qty 3
1931museum3503, 3504, 3505, 3506, 3507, 3508, 3509, 3510, 3511, 3512, 3513, 3514
Vietnam Memorial Wall Decorative Plates Qty 12
1931museum3502
Award to Malcom East from the Officers and NCO's of Co B 723d Maint BN
1931museum3500, 3501
Americal Division Photobook Qty 2
1931museum3498
Cargo Parachute

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1
Audio

Audiotape about the William Calley Verdict, recorded from a radio station in Beaumont, Texas, 31 March 1971

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76
Newsletters

Americal Newsletter, January-February 1988
Americal Newsletter, March-April 1989
Americal Newsletter, September-October 1989
Americal Newsletter, November-December 1989
Americal Newsletter, January-February 1990
Americal Newsletter, March-April 1990
Americal Newsletter, May-June 1990
Americal Newsletter, July-August 1990
Americal Newsletter, September-October 1990
Americal Newsletter, November-December 1990
Americal Newsletter, January-February 1991
Americal Newsletter, March-April 1991
Americal Newsletter, May-June 1991
Americal Newsletter, July-August 1991
Americal Newsletter, September-October 1991
Americal Newsletter, November-December 1991
Americal Newsletter, January-February 1992
Americal Newsletter, March-April 1992
Americal Newsletter, May-June 1992
Americal Newsletter, July-August 1992
Americal Newsletter, September-October 1992
Americal Newsletter, January-February 1993
Americal Newsletter, March-April 1993
Americal Newsletter, May-June 1993
Americal Newsletter, July-August 1993
Americal Newsletter, September-October 1993
Americal Newsletter, November-December 1993
Americal Newsletter, January-February 1994
Americal Newsletter, March-April 1994
Americal Newsletter, May-June-July 1994
Americal Newsletter, August-September-October 1994
Americal Newsletter, November-December 1994
Americal Newsletter, January-February-March 1995
Americal Newsletter, April-May-June 1995
Americal Newsletter, July-August-September 1995
Americal Newsletter, October-November-December 1995
Americal Newsletter, January-February-March 1996
Americal Newsletter, April-May-June 1996
Americal Newsletter, July-August-September 1996
Americal Newsletter, October-November-December 1996
Americal Newslette, January-February-March 1997
Americal Newsletter, April-May-June 1997
Americal Newsletter, July-August-September 1997
Americal Newsletter, October-November-December 1997
Americal Newsletter, January-February-March 1998
Americal Newsletter, April-May-June 1998
Americal Newsletter, July-August-September 1998
Americal Newsletter, October-November-December 1998
Americal Newsletter, January-February-March 1999
Americal Newsletter, April-May-June 1999
Americal Newsletter, July-August-September 1999
Americal Newsletter, October-November-December 1999
Americal Newsletter, January-February-March 2000
Americal Newsletter, April-May-June 2000
Americal Newsletter, July-August-September 2000
Americal Newsletter, October-November-December 2000
Americal Newsletter, January-February-March 2001
Americal Newsletter, April-May-June 2001
Americal Newsletter, July-August-September 2001
Americal Newsletter, October-November-December 2001
Americal Newsletter, January-February-March 2002
Americal Newsletter, April-May-June 2002
Americal Newsletter, July-August-September 2002
Americal Newsletter, October-November-December 2002
Americal Newsletter, January-February-March 2003
Americal Newsletter, April-May-June 2003
Americal Newsletter, July-August-September 2003
Americal Newsletter, October-November-December 2003
Americal Newsletter, January-February-March 2004
Americal Newsletter, November-December 1992
Americal Newsletter, April-May-June 2004
Americal Newsletter, July-August-September 2004
Americal Newsletter, October-November-December 2004
Americal Newsletter, January-February-March 2005
Americal Newsletter, April-May-June 2005
Americal Newsletter, July-August-September 2005

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1
Serials

National Geographic, May 1985 (2 copies)

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  • Box 1: [1] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D060.5 ]]

Inventory

  • POW bookmarker
  • Firebirds business card
  • VFW Texas State Chaplain William B. Moody business card
  • Combat Ready Book Series bookmarker
  • Personal Letter to Malcolm East about Americal Division book.
  • Vietnam: A Study Guide submitted by Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 292
  • U.S. Army and Marine Corps Combat Operations, 1965-1973 by David Burns Sigler
  • Texas List of KIAs & MIAs from the Vietnam War
  • Printout from Internet Bulletin Board of personal stories, poems, and unit information posted by Americal Division Veterans
48
Books

A Bright Shining Lie, John Paul Vann and America in Vietnam by Neil Sheehan, 1988
At The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Washington, D.C.: Between the Lines, Poems by Eugene E. Grollmes, 1988
The Bamboo Cross, The Witness of Christian Martyrs in the Communist-ridden Jungles of Viet Nam by Homer E. Dowdy, 1964
Chickenhawk by Robert Mason, 1983
Death Valley, The Summer Offensive, I Corps, August 1968 by Keith William Nolan, 1987: Signed by Author
Everything We Had by Al Santoli, 1981
Firebirds by Chuck Carlock, 1995: Signed by Author
Flashbacks On Returning to Vietnam by Morley Safer, 1990
General H. Norman Schwarzkopf, The Autobiography, It Doesn't Take A Hero written with Peter Petre, 1992
The Good Soldiers by William B. Moody, 1986: Signed by Author
The History of the Vietnam War by Charles T. Kamps Jr., 1988
In A Warrior's Romance by D.S. Lliteras, 1991: Signed by the author
Kiss the Boys Goodbye, How the United States Betrayed Its Own POWs in Vietnam by Monika Jensen-Stevenson & William Stevenson, 1990
Live From the Battlefield by Peter Arnett, 1994: Signed by the Author
Long Time Passing, Vietnam & The Haunted Generation by Myra MacPherson, 1984, 2 copies
NAM, The Vietnam Experience 1965-75 Consultant Editors Time Page and John Pimlott, 1988
Off the Battlefield of War on the Battlefield of Destitution, "The Louie Bradley Story" by Louie D. Bradley, 1994: Signed by the Author
Offerings at The Wall, Artifacts from the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Collection by Allen Turner, 1995
Orchids in the Mud edited by Robert C. Muehrcke, 1985: Signed by Author
Our Vietnam Night-Mare, The Story of U.S. involvement in the Vietnamese Tragedy, with Thoughts on a Future Policy by Marguerite Higgins, 1965
Pacific Stars and Strips, Vietnam Front Pages edited by Hal Drake, 1986
Passage to Vietnam, Through The Eyes of Seventy Photographers created by Rick Smolan and Jennifer Erwitt, 1994
A Piece of My Heart, The Stories of Twenty Six American Women Who Served in Vietnam by Keith Walker foreword by Martha Raye, 1985
Pigman-Vietnam 1968-1969 by James E. Crum, 1988: signed by the author, 2 copies
Prisoner of War, Six Years in Hanoi by John M. McGrath, Lieutenant Commander, U.S. Navy, 1975
Recovering From the War, A Woman's Guide to Helping Your Vietnam Vet, Your Family, and Yourself by Patience H. C. Mason, 1990, Signed by the Author
Reflections on The Wall, The Vietnam Veterans Memorial by Edward Clinton Ezell, 1987
REMF Diary by David A. Willson, 1988: Signed by the Author
Sappers in the Wire, The Life and Death of Firebase Mary Ann by Keith William Nolan, 1995
Shrapnel in the Heart, Letters and Remembrances from the Vietnam Veterans Memorial by Laura Palmer, 1987
The TET Offensive January-April 1968 by Tracey Burke and Mimi Gleason, 1988
Unaccustomed Mercy, Soldier-Poets of the Vietnam War edited by W.D. Ehrhart, 1989: Signed by the author
Under the Southern Cross by Captain Francis D. Cronin, 1978
US Infrantry-Vietnam by Jim Mesko
US Elite Forces-Vietnam by Leroy Thompson
A 2-in-1 Volume, 1983
The Vietnam Experience, Volumes 1 throught 20
The Vietnam Funny Book (An Antidote to Insanity) by Tad Foste, 1988: Signed by author
Vietnam, Poetic Words from The Unknowns, An appreciation by Jim Lakewind, Edited by A. I.. Harrington, 1992
The Vietnam War, The Story and the Photographs by Donald M. Goldstein, Katherine V. Dillon, and J. Michael Wenger, 1997
Visions of War, Dreams of Peace, Writings of Women in the Vietnam War edited by Lynda Van Devanter and Joan A. Furey, 1991
The Wall, A Day at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial by Peter Meyer and editors of LIFE, 1993, 2 copies
The Wall, Images and Offerings from the Vietnam Veterans Memorial conceived by Sal Lopes with Introduction by Michael Norman, 1987, 2 copies
Wall of Blood, Combat Ready Series by Fred Leo Brown, 1992
A War Still Raging, One Man's Struggle for Life in Vietnam and Beyond by Charles D. Matherson with C. Stephen Byrum, 1991: Signed by the Author
We Were Soldiers Once... and Young by Lt. Gen. Harold G. Moore (Ret.) and Joseph L. Galloway, 1992
Where War Lives, A Photographic Journal of Vietnam by Dick Durrance with Introduction by Ron Kovic, 1988
Why Didn't You Get Me Out? Betrayal in the Viet Cong Death Camps, The Truth about Heroes, Traitors, & Those Left Behind by Frank Anton with Tommy Denton, 1997: Signed by the Author

5
Maps

Binhson, Vietnam 1:50,000 Ed. 1-AMS, Sheet 6739I Series L7014
Quang Nagi, Vietnam 1:50,000, Ed 1-AMS, Sheet 6739II Series L7014
Tra Bong, Vietnam 1:50,000 Ed. 1-AMS, Sheet 6739IV Series L7014
Dai Loc, Vietnam 1:50,000, Ed. 1-AMS, Sheet 6640IV, Series L7014
Son Ha, Vietnam, 1:50,000, Ed. 1-AMS, Sheet 6739IV, Series L7014

Click here to view all Maps
28
Museum Objects

1931museum3484 - Americal Division Veterans Assc. Hat
1931museum3485 5.56 SAW Ammunition Round Belt
1931museum3486
U.S. Army Uniform Shirt
1931museum3487
U.S. Army Trousers
1931museum3488
U.S. Army Rucksack
1931museum3489
U.S Army Helmet
1931museum3490, 3491
Australian Jungle Hats, Qty 2
1931museum3495
U.S. Army Utility Belt
1931museum3496, 3497
5.56 ammo bandolier, Qty 2
1931museum3499
7.62mm Chinese Ammunition Belt
1931museum3492, 3493, 3494
Mouse Pads with Americal Division Emblems Qty 3
1931museum3503, 3504, 3505, 3506, 3507, 3508, 3509, 3510, 3511, 3512, 3513, 3514
Vietnam Memorial Wall Decorative Plates Qty 12
1931museum3502
Award to Malcom East from the Officers and NCO's of Co B 723d Maint BN
1931museum3500, 3501
Americal Division Photobook Qty 2
1931museum3498
Cargo Parachute

Click here to view all Museum Objects
1
Audio

Audiotape about the William Calley Verdict, recorded from a radio station in Beaumont, Texas, 31 March 1971

Click here to view all Audio
76
Newsletters

Americal Newsletter, January-February 1988
Americal Newsletter, March-April 1989
Americal Newsletter, September-October 1989
Americal Newsletter, November-December 1989
Americal Newsletter, January-February 1990
Americal Newsletter, March-April 1990
Americal Newsletter, May-June 1990
Americal Newsletter, July-August 1990
Americal Newsletter, September-October 1990
Americal Newsletter, November-December 1990
Americal Newsletter, January-February 1991
Americal Newsletter, March-April 1991
Americal Newsletter, May-June 1991
Americal Newsletter, July-August 1991
Americal Newsletter, September-October 1991
Americal Newsletter, November-December 1991
Americal Newsletter, January-February 1992
Americal Newsletter, March-April 1992
Americal Newsletter, May-June 1992
Americal Newsletter, July-August 1992
Americal Newsletter, September-October 1992
Americal Newsletter, January-February 1993
Americal Newsletter, March-April 1993
Americal Newsletter, May-June 1993
Americal Newsletter, July-August 1993
Americal Newsletter, September-October 1993
Americal Newsletter, November-December 1993
Americal Newsletter, January-February 1994
Americal Newsletter, March-April 1994
Americal Newsletter, May-June-July 1994
Americal Newsletter, August-September-October 1994
Americal Newsletter, November-December 1994
Americal Newsletter, January-February-March 1995
Americal Newsletter, April-May-June 1995
Americal Newsletter, July-August-September 1995
Americal Newsletter, October-November-December 1995
Americal Newsletter, January-February-March 1996
Americal Newsletter, April-May-June 1996
Americal Newsletter, July-August-September 1996
Americal Newsletter, October-November-December 1996
Americal Newslette, January-February-March 1997
Americal Newsletter, April-May-June 1997
Americal Newsletter, July-August-September 1997
Americal Newsletter, October-November-December 1997
Americal Newsletter, January-February-March 1998
Americal Newsletter, April-May-June 1998
Americal Newsletter, July-August-September 1998
Americal Newsletter, October-November-December 1998
Americal Newsletter, January-February-March 1999
Americal Newsletter, April-May-June 1999
Americal Newsletter, July-August-September 1999
Americal Newsletter, October-November-December 1999
Americal Newsletter, January-February-March 2000
Americal Newsletter, April-May-June 2000
Americal Newsletter, July-August-September 2000
Americal Newsletter, October-November-December 2000
Americal Newsletter, January-February-March 2001
Americal Newsletter, April-May-June 2001
Americal Newsletter, July-August-September 2001
Americal Newsletter, October-November-December 2001
Americal Newsletter, January-February-March 2002
Americal Newsletter, April-May-June 2002
Americal Newsletter, July-August-September 2002
Americal Newsletter, October-November-December 2002
Americal Newsletter, January-February-March 2003
Americal Newsletter, April-May-June 2003
Americal Newsletter, July-August-September 2003
Americal Newsletter, October-November-December 2003
Americal Newsletter, January-February-March 2004
Americal Newsletter, November-December 1992
Americal Newsletter, April-May-June 2004
Americal Newsletter, July-August-September 2004
Americal Newsletter, October-November-December 2004
Americal Newsletter, January-February-March 2005
Americal Newsletter, April-May-June 2005
Americal Newsletter, July-August-September 2005

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1
Serials

National Geographic, May 1985 (2 copies)

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Pub Credit Line
19310000000, Malcolm P. East Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 05 Feb 2010 [Updated: 23 Aug 2011]