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David F. Gustin Collection (2297) Finding Aid

Item Number: 22970000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

Approximately 4.5 linear feet of books and booklets accumulated by David Gustin during his service as an interpreter/translator with the Army Security Agency from 1963-1965 and the Central Intelligence Agency from 1965-1969 in Saigon. Most of the materials cover Vietnamese, English, Russian, and French translations of vocabulary on various topics including intelligence, military units and organizations, literary and esthetics studies, and musicology. One book is a history of Vietnam written in Russian. There are also Vietnamese-French-English dictionaries for idioms and scientific and technological terms put out by both Hanoi and Saigon. Also included in the collection are artifacts and maps of Saigon and Southeast Asia. Also included is a set of photographs that Gustin purchased in Saigon. The materials are dated 1963, 1966-1967, 1969, and 1983.

Dates

  • Majority of material found within 1963, 1966-1967, 1969, and 1983
Title
David F. Gustin Collection (2297) Finding Aid
Date
2012-04-26
Length (Linear Feet)
4.5
Location(s)
Librar;Museum Objects D225.2; Map Collection-section 12; D106.1c
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Maps

Economic Map of Southest Asia
Indochina- 1:2,000,000 (French)
Map of Saigon- Cholon
Saigon City Map- 1: 12,500 scale (section 12)

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Museum Objects

2297musuem4179 Vietnamese Currency-5 Dong bank note
2297musuem4180 Vietnamese Currency-1 Dong bank note
2297musuem4181 Vietnamese Currency-1 Dong bank note
2297musuem4182 Vietnamese Currency-1 Dong bank note w/ writing
2297musuem4183 Vietnamese Currency-2 Dong bank note
2297musuem4184 Vietnamese Currency-20 Dong bank note
2297musuem4185 Vietnamese Currency-Une Piastre bank note

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Books

1965 Viec Tung Ngay, by Doan Them, 1968

1966 Viec Tung Ngay, by Doan Them, 1968

1967 Viec Tung Ngay, by Doan Them, 1968

1968 Viec Tung Ngay, by Doan Them, 1969

An-Viet Tu-Dien ( English-Vietnamese Dictionary) by Nguyen Van Khon

Awards amd Decorations of Vietnam, by Huy Chuong Dan Su, 1972

Chanh-Ta Viet Ngu Le Ngoc Tru

Danh-Tu Ky-Thuat Anh-Viet (English-Vietnamese Technical Terms), By Nguyen Van Khon

Danhtu Triethoc (Vocabulaire Philosophique- Philosophical Lexicon), by Phamxuan Thai, 1950

Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms Tran Van Dien

Hai Muoi Nam Qua: Viec Tung Ngay (1945-1964) , by Doan Them, 1966

Hinh Anh Kinh Te Viet-Nam (Vietnam Economy in Pictures), by Duyen Anh

Su Xanh Luu Truyen Quy Linh, 1991

Tam Nguyen Tu Dien, by Buu Ke

Thanh Ngu Tien Viet, by Nguyen Luc, 1978

Thanh-Ngu Dien-Tich Dien Huong

Thanh-Ngu Dien-Tich Danh-Nhan Tu-dien (Quyen I) Trinh Van Thanh

Thanh-Ngu Dien-Tich Danh-Nhan Tu-dien (Quyen II) Trinh Van Thanh

Thanh-Ngu Viet-Anh-Phap (Vietnamese-English-French Idioms) Le Ba Kong

Truong Ca Loi Me Ru (A Mother's Lullaby) by Truong Anh Thuy, 1989

Tu Dien Co Dien Nong Nghiep Anh-Viet, 1977

Tu Dien Dien Va Dien Tu Nghiem Duy

Tu Dien Hoa Hoc Va Cong Nghe Hoa Hoa Hoc Anh-Viet, by Pham Van Bay

Tu Dien Hoc Sinh by Pham Van Bay, 1979

Tu Dien Ky Thuat Vo Tuyen-Dien Tu Anh-Viet, 1976

Tu Dien Luyen Kim Anh-Viet ( English-Vietnamese Metallurgical Dictionary), 1978

Tu Dien Nong Nghiep An-Viet (English-Vietnam Agricultural), 1978

Tu Dien Thuc Vat Hoc, Phap-Viet (Dictionaire Francais-Vietnam de Botanique), 1978

Tu Dien Thuc Vat Hoc Anh-Viet (English-Vietnamese Dictionary of Crystallography), 1978

Tu Dien Van-Lieu

TuDein Vat Ly Anh-Viet, 1976

Tu Dien Viet-Anh (Vietnamese-English Dictionary)

Tu-Dien Hanh-Chanh Cong-Quyen (Dictionary of terms and Idiom of Public Administration: Vietnamese-English-French), By Bui Quang Khanh, 1971

Tu-Dien Van-Lieu Nguyen Van Dien

Tu-Dien Viet-Nam Pho Thong Tran Van Dien

Van Pham Viet Nguyen Qui Hung

Viet-Nam Danh Nhan Tu Dien Nguyen Huyen Anh

Viet-Nam Phong-Tuc,1965

Viet-Nam Tan Tu Dien

Viet-Nam Tu-Dien, 1954

Viet-Nam Tan Tu Dien, 1965

Viet-Ngu Chanh Ta Tu-Vi Le Ngoc Tru, 1959

Vietnamese-English Dictionary, prepared by Dr. Le Van Hung, 1955

Worterbuch: Vietnamesisch-Deutsch Winfried Boscher

Tu Dien Tieng Viet (Vietnamese Language Dictionary) by Van Tan, 1967

История вьетнам (History of Vietnam), 1983

Vietnamese-English Student Dictionary by Nguyen Dinh Hoa, 1967

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Photographs

Photographs taken in the Saigon area by an unknown Vietnamese photographer depicting scenes from the November 1, 1963 overthrow of South Vietnamese President Ngo Dinh Diem. They were purchased from a book store on Le Loi Street in Saigon.

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  • Box 1: [1] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D106.1 ]]

Inventory

  • TU DIEN DIA CHAT TAP 2 M-Z, 1979
  • TU DIEN DIA CHAT TAP 1 A-L, 1979
  • VIETNAMESE FOLKLORE: An Introductory and Annotated Bibliography, by Nha-Trang Cong-Huyen-Ton-Nu
  • Chien Cu Viet-Cong Da Xu Dung Tai Nam Vi-Tuyen 17 War- Material Used by Viet Cong in South Vietnam, Tap I
  • Chien Cu Viet-Cong Da Xu Dung Tai Nam Vi-Tuyen 17 War- Material Used by Viet Cong in South Vietnam, Tap II
  • U. S. Planes Downed Over North Vietnam (stamp collection pamphlet)
  • Vietnamese Customs and Legends Related To Tet (pamphlet)
  • TRANSLATIONS ON VIETNAM No. 1804 Geographic Data on New Provinces (JPRS 67327 18 May 1976)
  • TRANSLATIONS ON VIETNAM No. 747 Vietnam Calender Fact Book (JPRS 50851 30 June 1970)
  • Southeast Asia Report, Reference Aid Administrative Subdivisions of Vietnam Changes Since 30 April 1975 (JPRS-SEA-86-012 19 January 1986)
  • Vietnam Report No. 2225 Basic Geographic Data on Vietnam (JPRS 76777 7November1980)
  • Some Aspects of Vietnamese Culture, 1972
  • TU DIEN ANH-VIET CAC KHOA HOC TRAI DAT, English-Vietnamese Dictionary of Science of the Earth, 1978
  • Technical Dictionary English- French-Vietnamese; Tu Dien Ky Thuat, 1982
  • A Glossary of VietCong Terminology
  • several peices of paper removed from the book collection
  • Thuat Ngu Am Nhac Nga-Phap-Han Viet-Viet (Musicology Terminology, Russian-French-Nom-Vietnamese), Nha Xuat Ban Khoa Hoc Xa Hoi, Hanoi 1969
  • Thuat Ngu Van Hoc-My Hoc Nga-Phap-Viet (Literary and Esthetics Studies Terminology, Russian-French-Vietnamese), Nha Xuat Ban Khoa Hoc Xa Hoi, Hanoi 1969
  • Danh Tu Tinh Bao, Viet-Anh Anh-Viet (Intelligence Vocabulary, Vietnamese-English English-Vietnamese) May 1966
  • Vietnamese-English glossary of Intelligence Terminology, Support and Translation Office, Translator/Interpreter Training School No Date
  • Terminology List VN and US Military Units and Organizations, Vietnamese to English, Translator Group, HSAS, May 1963
4
Maps

Economic Map of Southest Asia
Indochina- 1:2,000,000 (French)
Map of Saigon- Cholon
Saigon City Map- 1: 12,500 scale (section 12)

Click here to view all Maps
7
Museum Objects

2297musuem4179 Vietnamese Currency-5 Dong bank note
2297musuem4180 Vietnamese Currency-1 Dong bank note
2297musuem4181 Vietnamese Currency-1 Dong bank note
2297musuem4182 Vietnamese Currency-1 Dong bank note w/ writing
2297musuem4183 Vietnamese Currency-2 Dong bank note
2297musuem4184 Vietnamese Currency-20 Dong bank note
2297musuem4185 Vietnamese Currency-Une Piastre bank note

Click here to view all Museum Objects
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Books

1965 Viec Tung Ngay, by Doan Them, 1968

1966 Viec Tung Ngay, by Doan Them, 1968

1967 Viec Tung Ngay, by Doan Them, 1968

1968 Viec Tung Ngay, by Doan Them, 1969

An-Viet Tu-Dien ( English-Vietnamese Dictionary) by Nguyen Van Khon

Awards amd Decorations of Vietnam, by Huy Chuong Dan Su, 1972

Chanh-Ta Viet Ngu Le Ngoc Tru

Danh-Tu Ky-Thuat Anh-Viet (English-Vietnamese Technical Terms), By Nguyen Van Khon

Danhtu Triethoc (Vocabulaire Philosophique- Philosophical Lexicon), by Phamxuan Thai, 1950

Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms Tran Van Dien

Hai Muoi Nam Qua: Viec Tung Ngay (1945-1964) , by Doan Them, 1966

Hinh Anh Kinh Te Viet-Nam (Vietnam Economy in Pictures), by Duyen Anh

Su Xanh Luu Truyen Quy Linh, 1991

Tam Nguyen Tu Dien, by Buu Ke

Thanh Ngu Tien Viet, by Nguyen Luc, 1978

Thanh-Ngu Dien-Tich Dien Huong

Thanh-Ngu Dien-Tich Danh-Nhan Tu-dien (Quyen I) Trinh Van Thanh

Thanh-Ngu Dien-Tich Danh-Nhan Tu-dien (Quyen II) Trinh Van Thanh

Thanh-Ngu Viet-Anh-Phap (Vietnamese-English-French Idioms) Le Ba Kong

Truong Ca Loi Me Ru (A Mother's Lullaby) by Truong Anh Thuy, 1989

Tu Dien Co Dien Nong Nghiep Anh-Viet, 1977

Tu Dien Dien Va Dien Tu Nghiem Duy

Tu Dien Hoa Hoc Va Cong Nghe Hoa Hoa Hoc Anh-Viet, by Pham Van Bay

Tu Dien Hoc Sinh by Pham Van Bay, 1979

Tu Dien Ky Thuat Vo Tuyen-Dien Tu Anh-Viet, 1976

Tu Dien Luyen Kim Anh-Viet ( English-Vietnamese Metallurgical Dictionary), 1978

Tu Dien Nong Nghiep An-Viet (English-Vietnam Agricultural), 1978

Tu Dien Thuc Vat Hoc, Phap-Viet (Dictionaire Francais-Vietnam de Botanique), 1978

Tu Dien Thuc Vat Hoc Anh-Viet (English-Vietnamese Dictionary of Crystallography), 1978

Tu Dien Van-Lieu

TuDein Vat Ly Anh-Viet, 1976

Tu Dien Viet-Anh (Vietnamese-English Dictionary)

Tu-Dien Hanh-Chanh Cong-Quyen (Dictionary of terms and Idiom of Public Administration: Vietnamese-English-French), By Bui Quang Khanh, 1971

Tu-Dien Van-Lieu Nguyen Van Dien

Tu-Dien Viet-Nam Pho Thong Tran Van Dien

Van Pham Viet Nguyen Qui Hung

Viet-Nam Danh Nhan Tu Dien Nguyen Huyen Anh

Viet-Nam Phong-Tuc,1965

Viet-Nam Tan Tu Dien

Viet-Nam Tu-Dien, 1954

Viet-Nam Tan Tu Dien, 1965

Viet-Ngu Chanh Ta Tu-Vi Le Ngoc Tru, 1959

Vietnamese-English Dictionary, prepared by Dr. Le Van Hung, 1955

Worterbuch: Vietnamesisch-Deutsch Winfried Boscher

Tu Dien Tieng Viet (Vietnamese Language Dictionary) by Van Tan, 1967

История вьетнам (History of Vietnam), 1983

Vietnamese-English Student Dictionary by Nguyen Dinh Hoa, 1967

58
Photographs

Photographs taken in the Saigon area by an unknown Vietnamese photographer depicting scenes from the November 1, 1963 overthrow of South Vietnamese President Ngo Dinh Diem. They were purchased from a book store on Le Loi Street in Saigon.

Click here to view all Photographs

Pub Credit Line
22970000000, David F. Gustin Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 26 Apr 2012 [Updated: 22 Sep 2017]