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William Prochnau Westmoreland v. CBS Collection (350) Finding Aid

Item Number: 3500000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

Approximately 18 linear feet of microfilm, oral histories, correspondence, legal documents, book articles, military administrative documents, articles, transcripts, and other miscellaneous documents detail the 1984 William Westmoreland v. CBS libel case. The materials range in date from 1967 to 1985 and are organized by subject and alphabetized accordingly. Each folder is then arranged chronologically. The documents are in good to excellent condition.

Dates

  • 01 March 2002

Series

Title
Finding Aid
Length (Linear Feet)
18.0
Pages
1
Location(s)
D076.4A; D103.2
  • Box 1: [1] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D076.4]]
  • Box 2: [2] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D076.4]]
  • Box 3: [3] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D076.4]]
  • Box 4: [4] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D076.5]]
  • Box 5: [5] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D076.5]]
  • Box 6: [6] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D076.5]]
  • Box 7: [7] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D076.6]]
  • Box 8: [8] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D076.6]]
  • Box 9: [9] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D076.6]]
  • Box 10: [10] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D076.7]]
  • Box 11: [11] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D076.7]]
  • Box 12: [12] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D076.7]]
  • Box 13: [13] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D103.2 ]]

Inventory

  • William Prochnau Correspondence (Undated)
  • William Prochnau Correspondence, 12/78 - 12/84
  • William Prochnau Correspondence, 1/85 - 12/85
  • William Prochnau Correspondence, 1/86 - 3/87
  • Digest of Deposition of General William C. Westmoreland, 15 April 1983
  • Digest of Deposition of General William C. Westmoreland, 7 October 1983
  • Digest of Deposition of General William C. Westmoreland, 16 November 1983
  • Digest of Deposition of General William C. Westmoreland, 28 December 1983
  • Digest of Continued Deposition of George Crile, 22 March 1984
  • Digest of Continued Deposition of George Crile, 3 April 1984
  • Monthly Order of Battle Summary, 1 - 31 October (year not printed)
  • Handbook for US Forces in Vietnam EX # 1636; undated
  • Pretrial Session, 4 October 1984
  • Court transcripts, 11 October 1984
  • Court transcripts, 12 October 1984
  • Court transcripts, 15 October 1984
  • Rostow Cross
  • Komer-direct
  • Court transcripts, 17 October 1984
  • Court transcripts, 18 October 1984
  • Appendix A - affidavits cited in support of plaintiff's opposition to defendant's motion, 12 March 1984
  • Appendix A to memorandum in support of defendant CBS' motion to dismiss and for summary judgment, 23 April 1984
  • Appendix B to memorandum in support of defendant CBS' motion to dismiss and for summary judgment, 23 April 1984
  • Memorandum in support of defendant to CBS' motion to dismiss and for summary judgment, 23 April 1984
  • Appendix C to CBS motion to dismiss and for summary judgment, 15 August 1984
  • CBS' reply to Plaintiff's memorandum in opposition to CBS' motion to dismiss and for summary judgment, 15 August 1984
  • Plaintiff's counter statement of undisputed material facts pursuant to local rule 3 (g) and Appendix B, undated
  • Plaintiff General W.C. Westmoreland's memorandum of law in opposition to defendant CBS' motion to dismiss and for summary judgment, 20 July 1984
  • Report on the war in Vietnam, Section 1 and II, 10 February 1984
  • Report on the war in Vietnam (continued)
  • Herbert vs. Lando, 10 October 1984
  • Newspaper clippings
  • Newspaper clippings
  • Newspaper clippings
  • Newspaper clippings
  • Newspaper clippings
  • Newspaper clippings
  • Newspaper clippings
  • Newspaper clippings
  • Zigman deposition, 10 February 1984
  • Komer deposition, 16 October 1984
  • Phillip B. Davidson, Jr., Chesley G. Peterson, Charles A. Morris (932-1094), 22 October 1984
  • Phillip B. Davidson, Jr. (1096-1187), 23 October 1984
  • Phillip B. Davidson, Jr. (1189-1360), 24 October 1984
  • Robert Heon, George Godding (1362-1533), 23 October 1984
  • George Godding (1535-1720), 29 October 1984
  • Everette Parkins, Daniel Graham (1722-1855), 30 October 1984
  • Daniel Graham (1858-2055), 31 October 1984
  • Daniel Graham, Robert Leverone (2057-2228), 1 November 1984
  • Robert Leverone, Mr. Hawkins, John Stewart (2231-2423), 5 November 1984
  • John Stewart (2425-2570), 6 November 1984
  • John Stewart (2572-2691), 7 November 1984
  • George Carver (2708-2892), 8 November 1984
  • George Carver (2894-3046), 9 November 1984
  • George Carver (3048-3229), 13 November 1984
  • George Carver (3231-3390), 14 November 1984
  • Westmoreland vs. CBS, 24 December 1982
  • Westmoreland vs. CBS, 4 April 1983
  • Westmoreland vs. CBS, 5 April 1983
  • Westmoreland vs. CBS, 28 June 1983
  • Westmoreland vs. CBS, 29 June 1983
  • Westmoreland vs. CBS, 30 June 1983
  • Westmoreland vs. CBS, 16 - 18 November 1983
  • Westmoreland vs. CBS, 17 November 1983
  • Westmoreland vs. CBS, 18 November 1983
  • Westmoreland vs. CBS, 14 - 15 December 1983
  • Westmoreland vs. CBS, 15 December 1983
  • Westmoreland vs. CBS, 31 January 1984
  • Westmoreland vs. CBS, 2 February 1984
  • Westmoreland vs. CBS, 3 February 1984
  • Westmoreland (3392-3517), 15 November 1984
  • Westmoreland (3518-3603), 16 November 1984
  • Westmoreland (3649-3653), 19 November 1984
  • Westmoreland (3795-3959), 20 November 1984
  • Westmoreland (4098-4234), 26 November 1984
  • Westmoreland (4239-4399), 29 November 1984
  • Westmoreland (4400-4603), 3 December 1984
  • Westmoreland, Paul Nitze (4605-4768), 4 December 1984
  • Westmoreland, George Crile (4769-4886), 5 December 1984
  • Robert McNamara (4888-5083), 6 December 1984
  • George Crile (5085-5257), 10 Decmeber 1984
  • George Crile (5259-5364), 11 December 1984
  • George Crile (5366-5531), 12 December 1984
  • George Crile (5536-5683), 13 December 1984
  • George Crile (5685-5830), 17 December 1984
  • George Crile (5832-6013), 18 December 1984
  • George Crile (6023-6151), 3 January 1985
  • George Crile (6152-6289), 4 January 1985
  • Ira Klein (6291-6470), 7 January 1985
  • Joseph Zigman, Dwain Gatterdam (6472-6565), 8 January 1985
  • James Johnson, David Morgan, George Hamscher (6566-6716), 9 January 1985
  • Samuel Adams (6718-6895), 10 January 1985
  • Samuel Adams (6897-7071), 14 Janury 1985
  • Samuel Adams (7073-7257), 16 January 1985
  • Samuel Adams (7258-7443), 17 January 1985
  • Samuel Adams (7444-7552), 21 January 1985
  • Samuel Adams (7554-7580), 22 January 1985
  • George Allen (1-155), 30 August 1983
  • George Allen (156-340), 31 August 1983
  • George Allen (341-474), 1 September 1983
  • George Allen (7737-7871), 23 January 1985
  • George Allen, Douglas Parry (7914-8071), 24 January 1985
  • Douglas Pary, John Dickerson, Paul McCloskey (8072-8237), 28 January 1985
  • Ronald Smith, John Moore, William Cover (8239-8401), 29 January 1985
  • Ronald Smith, Richard Kovar, Bernard Gattozzi (8403-8575), 30 January 1985
  • Joseph Stumpf, III, Greg Rushford (8577-8703), 31 January 1985
  • Daniel Friedman, H. Daniel Embree, Joseph Fackovec, Howard Stringer (8704-8833), 4 February 1985
  • Donald Blascak, Russell Cooley (8835-8980), 5 February 1985
  • Joseph A. McChristian (8982-9141), 6 February 1985
  • George Crile (9143-9257), 7 February 1985
  • George Crile (9259-9338), 8 February 1985
  • Michael Dilley (9339-9441), 11 February 1985
  • Russell Cooley, Gaines Hawkins (9443-9566), 12 February 1985
  • Gaines Hawkins, Norman House (9568-9734), 13 February 1985
  • Court transcripts, 19 January 1984
  • Court transcripts, 19 January 1984
  • Samuel Adams (104-176), 21 May 1984
  • Samuel Adams (177-331), 22 May 1984
  • Thomas Becker (incomplete), 6 July 1984
  • George Carver (2-149), no date
  • George Carver (150-339), 29 November 1983
  • George Carver (340-489), 30 November 1983
  • George Carver (490-678), 1 December 1983
  • George Carver (679-869), 23 January 1984
  • George Carver (870-1047), 24 January 1984
  • George Carver (1047-1164), 25 January 1984
  • William Colby (1-146), 29 March 1984
  • William Colby (147-305), 30 March 1984
  • George Crile (1-165), 11 May 1983
  • George Crile (166-308), 12 May 1983
  • George Crile (309-390), 20 June 1983
  • George Crile (391-492), 21 June 1983
  • George Crile (493-648), 22 June 1983
  • George Crile (649-742), 21 March 1984
  • George Crile (743-906), 22 March 1984
  • George Crile (907-1028), 23 March 1984
  • George Crile (1029-1178), 27 March 1984
  • George Crile (1179-1332), 28 March 1984
  • George Crile (1333-1383), 29 March 1984
  • George Crile (1384-1464), 30 March 1984
  • George Crile (1465-1611), 3 April 1984
  • George Crile (1612-1640), 5 April 1984
  • General George A. Godding (1-349), 19 April 1983
  • General George A. Godding, 20 April 1983
  • Daniel O. Graham (1-536), 13 September 1983
  • Daniel O. Graham (Continued)
  • Daniel O. Graham (Continued)
  • Colonel George Hamscher (incomplete), 7 November 1983
  • Gains B. Hawkins (1-169), 20 September 1983
  • Gains B. Hawkins (170-343), 21 September 1983
  • Gains B. Hawkins (Continued)
  • Gains B. Hawkins (344-478), 22 September 1983
  • Gains B. Hawkins (479-546), 10 February 1985
  • Jarnes P. Johnson (incomplete), 26 October 1984
  • Ira Klein (1-149), 10 May 1984
  • Ira Klein (150-277), 11 May 1984
  • Robert S. McNamara (2-279), 26 March 1984
  • Robert S. McNamara (280-444), 27 March 1984
  • The Vietnamese Communist Will to Persist
  • the Vietnamese Communist Will to Persist (continued)
  • The Vietnam Situation: An analysis and estimate by Robert S. McNamara
  • Walt W. Rostow, 12 October 1984
  • Walt W. Rostow, 13 October 1984
  • Walt W. Rostow, 14 October 1984
  • McChristian, 29-30 August 1984
  • McChristian, 29-30 August 1984
  • McChristian, 29-30 August 1984
  • McChristian, 29-30 August 1984
  • Dean Rusk (1-263), 18 April 1984
  • Dean Rusk (265-389), 19 April 1984
  • Mike Wallace (1-144), 11 April 1983
  • Mike Wallace (145-279), 12 April 1983
  • Mike Wallace (280-393), 10 November 1983
  • Mike Wallace (394-487), 11 November 1983
  • General William C. Westmoreland's History Notes, 21 August 1967 - 26 December 1967
  • Schedule of Events for General William C. Westmoreland, 1967
  • - Vietnam: The Deadly Decision" CBS News Special/Reports as broadcast over CBS TV Network, 1 April 1964
  • "Vietnam: The Other War" CBS News Special/Reports as broadcast over CBS TV Network, 12 April 1966
  • "General Thien and Uncle Sam" CBS News Special/ Reports as broadcast over CBS TV Newtork, 5 September 1967
  • "Hanoi: A Report by Charles Collingwood" CBS News Special/ Reports as broadcast over CBS TV Network, 16 April 1968
  • "The POWs: Pawns of War" CBS News Special/Reports as broadcast over CBS TV Network, 29 June 1971
  • "The World of Charlie Company" CBS News Special/Reports as broadcast over CBS TV Network, 14 July 1970
  • Joint exhibit beginning with George Allen JX # 48 (04268) and ending with JX # 50
  • Joint exhibit 51 through Joint exhibit 56
  • Joint exhibit 58 through Joint exhibit 61
  • Joint exhibit 63 through Joint exhibit 65
  • Deposition of General William C. Westmoreland (3961-4097), 21 November 1984
  • Deposition of John Barrie Williams (1-173), 27 September 1983
  • Report of the Conference to Standardize Methods for Developing and Presenting Statistics on Order of Battle Infiltration Trends and Estimates, JX # 227 (Declassified), 21 February 1967
  • Deposition of Dvaid Morgan (1-139), 4 June 1984
  • Revised MACV Estimate; Subj: Strength of VC Irregular Forces, 21 May 1967
  • General William C. Westmoreland vs CBS (6015-6022), no date
  • Samuel Adams - Order of Battle Chronologies, January 1961 - August 1968
  • A Study of the Major Communications of General William C. Westmoreland, 1 January 1967 - 2 July 1968
  • Progress Report, 21 November 1967
  • Transcript of airport press conference, 29 April 1967
  • Military briefing by General WIlliam Westmoreland, 22 November 1967
  • "Our Vietnam Nightmare" by Marguerite Higgins (has sticky notes attached for references)
  • CBS Reports "Vietnam" Colonel Hawkins with George Crile
  • Hovey interview
  • Lynn interview, 30 Janaury 1981
  • Defense-Crile-Vietnam-Col. Hampshire, 5 February 1981
  • Hamshire interview, 13 February 1981
  • MacArthur interview, 25 February 1981
  • Meacham interview, 6 March 1981
  • McChristian interview, 24 March 1981
  • Sam Adams with MIke Wallace
  • Wallace/Westy outtakes
  • General Graham with MIke Wallace, 3 June 1981
  • CBS Reports "Vietnam" George Allen with Crile
  • Rostow interview, 25 July 1981
  • Oversized Materials
  • Washington Post Scrapbook One
  • Washington Post Scrapbook Two
  • New York Times Scrapbook One
  • New York Times Scrapbook Two
  • General Press Scrapbook

Pub Credit Line
3500000000, William Prochnau Westmoreland v. CBS Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 01 Mar 2002 [Updated: 01 May 2017]