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Ray Stubbe Collection (277) Finding Aid

Item Number: 2770000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

Approximately one linear foot of microfilm and paper copies of the microfilm materials detail the Battle for Khe Sanh, 1967-1968, and were collected by Ray Stubbe as he prepared a manuscript on the battle. Included in these reels are transcriptions of interviews for Marine Corps Oral History tapes. Only reels 2-5 and 7-26 are included in the collection. Reel 11 is restricted until January 2000 at Stubbe's request. A guide for reel 6 is included, although the reel itself is not included. Reel 1 and its guide were not included, though Stubbe's notes indicated that it is a copy of the final manuscript he wrote with various indexes to the microfilm collection. Reel 7 does not have a guide. Reel 2 and 4-26 are restricted until 2015. English translation by Sedgwick Tourison of a Vietnamese book entitled: B5-T8 in 48 QXD: The Secret Official History of the North Vietnamese Army at the Siege at Khe Sanh, Vietnam, Spring, 1968. Tourison translated it from Vietnam sources. The collection also includes books on the Battle of Khe Sanh written by Stubbe.

Dates

  • 05 January 2002

Biographical / Historical

Ray Stubbe served as Chaplain of 1st Battalion, 26th Marine Regiment from July 1967-March 1968.
Title
Finding Aid
Length (Linear Feet)
1.4
Location(s)
Individual Collections-S; Microform Collection; Cold Storage Vault; Library;
12
Books

B5-T8 in 48 QXD: The Secret Official History of the North Vietnamese Army of the Siege at Khe Sanh, Vietnam, Spring, 1968 translated by Sedgwick Tourison

Battalion of Kings: A Tribute to Our Fallen Brothers Who Died Because of the Battlefield of the Khe Sahn, Vietnam by Ray William Stubbe, 2nd Edition, Revised, 2008

'Pebbles in my Boots' by Chaplain Ray William Stubbe (3 copies)

'Pebbles in my Boots Volume 2' by Chaplain Ray William Stubbe (3 copies)

Pebbles in My Boots Vol. 3, Ray William Stubbe, 2014

Pebbles In My Boots Volume 4 by Ray William Stubbe, 2016 (includes errata) (2 copies)

Pebbles in My Boots Volume 5 by Ray William Stubbe, 2018 (includes errata)

4
Audio

277AU2597 'Welcome Home' 45rpm Album
277AU2598 'Epic' 45 rpm Album
277AU2599 'After Math Records' 45 rpm Album
277AU2600 '19' by Paul Hardcastle 45rpm Album

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14
Microforms

Microfiche 1: America Foreign Policy: Foreign Affairs, Press Briefings and Treaties, 1987 Supplement (Department of State, 1990) An index is included with the microfiche
Microfiche 2: Ellsworth Bunker Cable #39, 1968 (Tet Offensive: Viet Cong Massacre in Hue, Intelligence Warning 1968
Microfiche 3: Cambodia-Political Situation Civil Disorder, 1959-1963
Microfiche 4: Indochina, 1972-1976
Microfiche 5: Edward Lee Cooperman, 1967-1984
Microfiche 6: Edward Lee Cooperman, 1967-1984
Microfiche 7: Anne Blair, No Time To Stop: Henry Cabot Lodge in Vietnam, Ph.D. Thesis, Monash University, 1992
Microfiche 8: Plot by Military to Overthrow President Diem, South Vietnam, 1963
Microfiche 9: Vietnam, 751G.00/8-151 thru 751G.00/12-3153, 1953 State Department Records
Microfiche 10: Cambodia: Political/Economic Reports, 1956-1964
Microfiche 11: The Communist Insurgent Infrastructure in South Vietnam: A Study of Organization and Strategy. Michael Charles Conley, American University, Washington, D.C., Center for Research in Social Systems, DA PAM 550 106. 477 pages, March 1967
Microfiche 12: J. van Ginneken, The Third Indochina War, 1989
Microfiche 13: Korea, 1987
Microfiche 14: Mission to Viet-Nam, Annual Statistical Bulletin, 1950, 1957-1973

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  • Box 1: [1] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D059.5 ]]

Inventory

  • Reel 2: Research Documents
  • Reel 3: Research Documents (2 copies) Transcriptions of official Marine Corps Oral History tapes; other interviews; file of comments relating to official Marine Corps history of Khe Sanh; POW files; miscellaneous documents; correspondence and interviews 1989-1990; Brou materials
  • Reel 4 Guide - Contents: Marine Corps individual award citation files; correspondence and interviews March 1990 - August 1991; Miscellaneous documents; Khe Sanh Vet Newsletters; archival indices.
  • Reel 5 Guide - The early Khe Sanh manuscripts by Ray W. Stubbe
  • Reel 6 Guide - Maps; geology, ethnology, early exploration, French Period; American presence and activities in Khe Sanh area in books and articles. [Mr. Stubbe provided the following description for Reel 7: Official documents through 1967; NVA documents, plans, tactics; General materials on Siege from MACV, CIA, DIA, USAF, USN, USA]
  • Reel 8 Guide - Official documents: January - February 1968
  • Reel 9 Guide - Official documents: March - June 1968
  • Reel 10 Guide - Note cards used in preparation of manuscript; Post-Siege Operations and activities in Khe Sanh area (July 1968 - 1973); Various documents (Geography Unit histories, Artillery, Chaplaincy, Clippings, etc.); Excerpts from Army historical monographs
  • Reel 11 Guide - Transcriptions of taped comments received and interviews conducted by various researchers; Significant correspondence and conversations (June 1991 - March 1993); USAF official histories, monographs, CHECO reports.
  • General Index to Microfilm Collection "Khe Sanh"
  • Khe Sanh Reel 2 Guide: Research Documents pp. 1-4993
  • Khe Sanh Reel 3 Guide: Research Documents pp. 4994-9980
  • Khe Sanh Reel 4 Guide: Marine Corps Citation Files, Correspondence and Conversations March 1990-August 1991, Miscellaneous documents, Khe Sanh Veterans Newsletters pp. 9981-15131
  • Khe Sanh Reel 5 Guide: Early Khe Sanh Manuscripts of Ray Stubbe pp. 15132-20482
  • Khe Sanh Reel 6 Guide: Printed Materials Concerning the Khe Sanh area: Geology, Ethnology, Early Explorations, French Period, and American Presence and Activities pp. 20483-25646 -
  • Khe Sanh Reel 7 Guide: Official Documents through 1967, NVA documents, plans, tactics, General Materials on Siege (MACV, CIA, DIA, USAF, etc.) pp. 25647-31243
  • Khe Sanh Reel 8 Guide: Official documents: January - February 1968 pp. 31244-36248
  • Khe Sanh Reel 9 Guide: Official documents: March - June 1968 pp. 36249-41863
  • Khe Sanh Reel 10 Guide: Note cards used in preparation of manuscript; Post-Siege Operations and activities in Khe Sanh area (July 1968 - 1973); Various documents (Geography Unit histories, Artillery, Chaplaincy, Clippings, etc.); Excerpts from Army historical monographs pp. 41864-47513
  • Khe Sanh Reel 11 Guide: Transcriptions of taped comments received and interviews conducted by various researchers; Significant correspondence and conversations (June 1991 - March 1993); USAF official histories, monographs, CHECO reports pp. 47514-53450
  • Khe Sanh Reel 12 Guide: Various Personal Papers and Unpublished Manuscripts pp. 53451-59074
  • Khe Sanh Reel 13 Guide: Published Materials on Khe Sanh (cont.), Official Military Histories Published by the (PAVN) Vietnamese, Miscellaneous documents, clippings, interviews, BRU materials pp. 59075-64422
  • Khe Sanh Reel 14 Guide: JCS documents, LBJ Library documents, Various documents from: Army, USMC, CIA, U.S. State Department, U.S. Congress, CHECO Reports (cont.) pp.64423-69324
  • Khe Sanh Reel 15 Guide: POW/MIA documents from the Library of Congress, Correspondence pp. 69325-73962
  • Khe Sanh Reel 16 Guide: Correspondence (January 1993-January 1996), Miscellaneous documents pp. 73963-80001
  • Khe Sanh Reel 17 Guide: Various Official documents, LBJ Library (cont.), Miscellaneous documents and clippings, DOD MIA files deposited in the Library of Congress (cont.) pp. 80002-85538
  • Khe Sanh Reel 18 Guide: DOD MIA files (cont.), LAM SON 719 documents (cont.), Excerpts from books pp. 85539-90690
  • Khe Sanh Reel Guide: Materials gathered 1996-April 2004 pp. 90691-109509
12
Books

B5-T8 in 48 QXD: The Secret Official History of the North Vietnamese Army of the Siege at Khe Sanh, Vietnam, Spring, 1968 translated by Sedgwick Tourison

Battalion of Kings: A Tribute to Our Fallen Brothers Who Died Because of the Battlefield of the Khe Sahn, Vietnam by Ray William Stubbe, 2nd Edition, Revised, 2008

'Pebbles in my Boots' by Chaplain Ray William Stubbe (3 copies)

'Pebbles in my Boots Volume 2' by Chaplain Ray William Stubbe (3 copies)

Pebbles in My Boots Vol. 3, Ray William Stubbe, 2014

Pebbles In My Boots Volume 4 by Ray William Stubbe, 2016 (includes errata) (2 copies)

Pebbles in My Boots Volume 5 by Ray William Stubbe, 2018 (includes errata)

4
Audio

277AU2597 'Welcome Home' 45rpm Album
277AU2598 'Epic' 45 rpm Album
277AU2599 'After Math Records' 45 rpm Album
277AU2600 '19' by Paul Hardcastle 45rpm Album

Click here to view all Audio
14
Microforms

Microfiche 1: America Foreign Policy: Foreign Affairs, Press Briefings and Treaties, 1987 Supplement (Department of State, 1990) An index is included with the microfiche
Microfiche 2: Ellsworth Bunker Cable #39, 1968 (Tet Offensive: Viet Cong Massacre in Hue, Intelligence Warning 1968
Microfiche 3: Cambodia-Political Situation Civil Disorder, 1959-1963
Microfiche 4: Indochina, 1972-1976
Microfiche 5: Edward Lee Cooperman, 1967-1984
Microfiche 6: Edward Lee Cooperman, 1967-1984
Microfiche 7: Anne Blair, No Time To Stop: Henry Cabot Lodge in Vietnam, Ph.D. Thesis, Monash University, 1992
Microfiche 8: Plot by Military to Overthrow President Diem, South Vietnam, 1963
Microfiche 9: Vietnam, 751G.00/8-151 thru 751G.00/12-3153, 1953 State Department Records
Microfiche 10: Cambodia: Political/Economic Reports, 1956-1964
Microfiche 11: The Communist Insurgent Infrastructure in South Vietnam: A Study of Organization and Strategy. Michael Charles Conley, American University, Washington, D.C., Center for Research in Social Systems, DA PAM 550 106. 477 pages, March 1967
Microfiche 12: J. van Ginneken, The Third Indochina War, 1989
Microfiche 13: Korea, 1987
Microfiche 14: Mission to Viet-Nam, Annual Statistical Bulletin, 1950, 1957-1973

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Pub Credit Line
2770000000, Ray Stubbe Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 05 Jan 2002 [Updated: 10 May 2018]