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Richard F. Coleman Collection (2845) Finding Aid

Item Number: 28450000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of photographs and a DVD documenting Richard Coleman's service as a US Army photojournalist at Cam Ranh Bay, Vietnam. The materials date from 1967 to 1970.

Dates

  • 1967 to 1970

Biographical / Historical

Richard Francis Coleman was born in Brooklyn, NY and lived there until entering the Army in 1967. He spent 18 months of his service in Vietnam working as a photojournalist.
Title
Richard F. Coleman Collection (2845) Finding Aid
Date
2017-06-28
Length (Linear Feet)
0.25
60
Photographs

60 black & white, color photographs - portraits of Richard Coleman (e.g. sitting at his desk, in the field, in dress uniform); Coleman's photo lab; a church; wildlife; Vietnamese civilians (including children playing); street scenes; market scenes; the wreckage from a helicopter crash; soldiers talking with a member of USO; American and Vietnamese soldiers in the field; scenes from an attack on a village; aerial views of bombings; a soldier showing a canteen; a Vietnamese soldier loading artillery; a Vietnamese hut; General Westmoreland; US Navy ships docked at Cam Ranh Bay

Proofing sheet showing 12 images of a member of USO talking with soldiers and nurses

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1
Electronic Media

2845EM0735 - DVD containing photographs of Richard Coleman

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60
Photographs

60 black & white, color photographs - portraits of Richard Coleman (e.g. sitting at his desk, in the field, in dress uniform); Coleman's photo lab; a church; wildlife; Vietnamese civilians (including children playing); street scenes; market scenes; the wreckage from a helicopter crash; soldiers talking with a member of USO; American and Vietnamese soldiers in the field; scenes from an attack on a village; aerial views of bombings; a soldier showing a canteen; a Vietnamese soldier loading artillery; a Vietnamese hut; General Westmoreland; US Navy ships docked at Cam Ranh Bay

Proofing sheet showing 12 images of a member of USO talking with soldiers and nurses

Click here to view all Photographs
1
Electronic Media

2845EM0735 - DVD containing photographs of Richard Coleman

Click here to view all Electronic Media

Pub Credit Line
28450000000, Richard F. Coleman Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 28 Jun 2017 [Updated: 28 Jun 2017]