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Bill Rose Collection (2353) Finding Aid

Item Number: 23530000000
 Collection
Association:
Minh Quy Hospital

Scope and Contents

Less than a quarter of a linear foot of articles and newsletters document Bill Rose's work in Vietnam with the Minh Quy Hospital and Vietnam Christian Service from 1967 and on into the 1970s.

Dates

  • 07 March 2011

Biographical / Historical

Bill Rose graduated from Amherst College in 1955. Before earning a Master's Degree in Social Work at Bryn Mawr College in 1967, Rose spent four years as a reporter for the Peruvian Times in Lima as well as working in the Congo as a refugee worker with the Red Cross and later the United Nations. After earning his Master's Degree, Rose became a Community Development Social Worker with Vietnam Christian Service. He later became a volunteer at Minh Quy Hospital in Kontum.
Title
Finding Aid
Length (Linear Feet)
0.1
Pages
1
Location(s)
D102.4F; Library; Oversized, Individual Collection D054.1; Periodicals; D203.7; D204.7; D204.6
4
Books

The Men We Left Behind: Henry Kissinger, the Politics of Deceit and the Tragic Fate of POWs After the Vietnam War by Mark Sauter and Jim Sanders, 1993
Reckless Disregard by Renata Adler, 1986
Saigon in the Flesh, 1965
Vietnam: a Lonely Planet Travel Survival Kit by Robert Storey and Daniel Robinson, 1995

2
Maps

Hanoi Map in Vietnamese
Ho Chi Minh City Map 1996 in Vietnamese (2)

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5
Museum Objects

2353museum4526 Hand - Woven Montagnard Cloth from Dak To
2353museum4527A Long Montagnard Knife from Dak To
2353museum4527B Short Montagnard Knife from Dak To
2353museum4528 A-D Hand Carved Wooden Montagnard Pipes from Dak To
2353museum4534 Two hand - carved wooden Montagnard pipe stems from Dak To.

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1
Newsletters

Indochina Chronology July - September 1996 Volume XV Number 3

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4
Serials

Harper's Magazine July 1975 Volume 251 Number 1502
The Retired Officer Magazine July 1993 Volume XLIX Number 7
Military History October 1984
Newsweek May 5, 1975

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  • Box 1: [1] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D102.4F ]]
  • Box 2: [2] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, [Oversized, Individual Collection (D054.1) ]]
  • 1000: [1000] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D054.1 ]]

Inventory

  • Article, 'Report from II Corps, Aftermath of the Offensive,' by William E. Rose
  • Dr. Pat Smith's Newsletter, October 1973; December 1973 (2 copies); January 1974
  • Article, 'The Cruelest Month,' by William E. Rose
  • Report on Minh Quy Hosptial, by Bill Rose, Kontum 1973
  • A pamphlet titled Asia Connection Inc - A Brief Sumary donated to the Vietnam Archive by Bill Rose
  • Miscellaneous Newspaper Articles 1965 - 1984
  • Miscellaneous Anonymous Poetry
  • Saigon Retail Prices List
  • Two copies of 'The Sales Pitch You'll Hear Today^DEL'
  • Statement of the Vietnamese American Community October 5, 1995
  • 'Bong Hong Cai Ao' (A Flower for You) by Nhat Hanh in Vietnamese
  • 'Mois and Maquis: The Invention and Appropriation of Vietnam's Montagnards from Sabatier to the CIA' by Oscar Salemink
  • 'Vietnam Since the War (1975 1995)' by Frederick Z. Brown
  • Book Review of Bao Ninh's 'The Sorrow of War'
  • Book Review of 'The Journal of an American who Stayed to Witness Vietnam's Post - War Transition' by Earl S. Martin
  • 'Henry Kissinger: The Evacuation of Vietnam'
  • Poem 'APO 96225' by Larry Rottmann
  • Bibliography of 'A Bright Shining Lie: John Paul Vann and America in Vietnam' by Neil Sheehan
  • Letter from Bill Rose to Dr. Schanberg with article 'MIA Story Demands to be Kept Alive' by Sydney H. Schanberg
  • Vietnam Liaison Office, Washington, DC, booklet
  • Two Letters Written in Vietnamese
  • 'Vietnamese People Need Your Help' Flyer
  • Correspondence from Sydney H. Schanberg to Dr. Bill Rose
  • Correspondence from Robert Miller to Dr. Bill Rose
  • 'Movie at Britton Plaza' Booklet
  • Letters to President Gerald Ford from William Rose March 1975
  • Letter to Gerry Hickey at Cornell University from Bill Rose June 4, 1975
  • 'A Minute on Peace'
  • Letter Containing New Zealand Contact Information
  • Letter to Mr. Herbert Hayward from Melba Badders, Director of the Kontum Hospital Fund, Inc.
  • Letter from Saigon to Bill Rose
  • Contribution Card to Kontum Hospital Fund, Inc.
  • Letter to Melba Badders from Bill Rose
  • Oral History with Dr. Pat Smith of Minh Quy Hospital Transcript August 30, 1990, by Rosalie McQuade
  • Cable from Quaker Team in Saigon on May 10, 1975 about liberation of Da Nang
  • 'The New Revolutionary Government of South Vietnam' Pamphlet
  • Letter Explaining the Fall of Minh Quy Hospital 1975
  • Court Order to Transfer Assets
  • Minutes of Special Meeting of Board of Trustees of Kontum Hospital Fund, Inc.
  • Articles of Dissolution of Kontum Hospital Fund, Inc.
  • Pages of Dr. Pat Smith's Newsletter February, March, and May 1975
  • Letter to Michelle Liu from Bill Rose Concerning Creating a Biography of Dr. Pat Smith March 22, 2010
  • TIME Article 'Healing the Montagnards' January 13, 1967
  • Stars and Stripes Article 'Doc Grandma Plots to Return to Highlands' May 3, 1972
  • Copies of pages from a book about Vietnamese Culture
  • 'The Vietnam Conflict: The Substance and the Shadow' Booklet
  • TIME Article 'The Nation' January 7, 1966
  • Pages from 'The New Yorker' January 6, 1975
  • Handwritten Notes about the History of Vietnam
  • Executive Travel Guide to Vietnam
  • Misc. Correspondence 1973 - 1975
  • Vietnam map booklet
  • Photocopies of Maps of Vietnam
  • Two- Vietnamese Newspapers
  • Oversized Miscellaneous Newspaper Articles Dates Ranging from 1966 - 1985
4
Books

The Men We Left Behind: Henry Kissinger, the Politics of Deceit and the Tragic Fate of POWs After the Vietnam War by Mark Sauter and Jim Sanders, 1993
Reckless Disregard by Renata Adler, 1986
Saigon in the Flesh, 1965
Vietnam: a Lonely Planet Travel Survival Kit by Robert Storey and Daniel Robinson, 1995

2
Maps

Hanoi Map in Vietnamese
Ho Chi Minh City Map 1996 in Vietnamese (2)

Click here to view all Maps
5
Museum Objects

2353museum4526 Hand - Woven Montagnard Cloth from Dak To
2353museum4527A Long Montagnard Knife from Dak To
2353museum4527B Short Montagnard Knife from Dak To
2353museum4528 A-D Hand Carved Wooden Montagnard Pipes from Dak To
2353museum4534 Two hand - carved wooden Montagnard pipe stems from Dak To.

Click here to view all Museum Objects
1
Newsletters

Indochina Chronology July - September 1996 Volume XV Number 3

Click here to view all Newsletters
4
Serials

Harper's Magazine July 1975 Volume 251 Number 1502
The Retired Officer Magazine July 1993 Volume XLIX Number 7
Military History October 1984
Newsweek May 5, 1975

Click here to view all Serials

Pub Credit Line
23530000000, Bill Rose Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 07 Mar 2011 [Updated: 04 Oct 2013]