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MSU Vietnam Advisory Group, The Taxation of Real Property in Vietnam -- July 1959
Item Number: 6-20-1611-116-UA17-149_000104   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 126]

Milton Taylor submits for the Michigan State University Vietnam Advisory Group a preliminary draft of his report, "The Taxation of Real Property in Viet-Nam." The report describes the system, history, and urban and rural taxes, and goes on to analyze the procedures and problems of

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Author(s): Taylor, Milton C.

Item Creation Date: July 7 1959

Collection: Ralph F. Turner Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 12 Nov 2014[Updated: 13 Jan 2016]
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Correspondence, May-December 1959
Item Number: 6-20-15A8-116-UA17-149_000004   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 10]

Howard Hoyt forwards to Mrs. George Kimball a copy of the speech he gave on the day of the memorial for George Kimball after his death. He includes in the letter a description of the memorial.

Author(s): Hoyt, Howard W.

Item Creation Date: 18 May 5 1959

Collection: Ralph F. Turner Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 13 Oct 2014[Updated: 13 Jan 2016]
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Special Projects, Government Manual Project (Vietnamese), Correspondence and Related Material 1956-1962
Item Number: 6-20-12B6-116-UA2-9-5-5_003675   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 13]

Personnel with the Michigan State University Vietnam Advisory Group correspond with Vietnamese government officials to organize a manual for the Government of Vietnam. They correspond concerning data gathering, government employee responses, distribution and publication of the manual, and

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Author(s): Fishel, Wesley

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Vietnam Project

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 24 Apr 2018[Updated: 13 Jan 2016]
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A Message from President Ngo Dinh Diem to the National Assembly, 15 October, 1956
Item Number: 6-20-3A1-116-UA2-9-5-5_000209   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 19]

A message from President Ngo Dinh Diem to the National Assembly of Vietnam in regards to the constitution.

Author(s): Ngo Dinh Diem

Item Creation Date: 15 October 10 1956

Collection: Vietnam Project

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 23 Jul 2013[Updated: 14 Jan 2016]
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National Economy, Department of: Reports. ââ¬ÅFunctions of the Department of Economyââ¬Â 1955
Item Number: 6-20-446-116-UA2-9-5-5_000326   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 9]

A report on the imports, exports, trade, and industry for the year 1955, and economic goals for the coming year.

Author(s): Fishel, Wesley unknown

Item Creation Date: 0 1955

Collection: Vietnam Project

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 19 Aug 2013[Updated: 14 Jan 2016]
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Report on the Proposed Organization of the Law Enforcement Agencies of the Republic of Vietnam
Item Number: 6-20-11B-116-UA17-95_000306   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 25]

This report details a proposed reorganization of the Vietnamese Bureau of Investigation, the Civil Guard, and municipal police departments. These proposals include a consolidation of administrative power within the police department, redirecting funds to new equipment and training, and

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Author(s): Howard W. Hoyt

Item Creation Date: April 4 1956

Collection: Wesley R. Fishel Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 05 Apr 2013[Updated: 13 Jan 2016]
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Highlands Resettlement Report & Recommendations
Item Number: 6-20-114-116-UA17-95_000291   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 3]

A report exploring the potential for population resettlement in the highlands of Vietnam. The report concludes that the region holds significant potential for resettlement but that and such project will require significant investment of time and resources.

Author(s): Fishel, Wesley

Item Creation Date: 0 1956

Collection: Wesley R. Fishel Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 25 Mar 2013[Updated: 13 Jan 2016]
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Glimpse of the Eakmat Center (Banmethuot)
Item Number: 6-20-115-116-UA17-95_000292   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 7]

A report that describes the current and potential activities of the Eakmat Center, and agricultural experimental station in the central highlands. The center's activities focused on the introduction of outside planet species into Vietnam, and testing new methods of farming for the population to

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Author(s): Fishel, Wesley

Item Creation Date: 0 1956

Collection: Wesley R. Fishel Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 25 Mar 2013[Updated: 13 Jan 2016]
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Report: Accomplishments of the Director of Social Action for the Highlands (1958)
Item Number: 6-20-116-116-UA17-95_000300   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 5]

A report on the accomplishments of the Director of Social Action for the Central Highlands for 1958 in the realm of public administration, political organization, economic development, social welfare and public health.

Author(s): Director of Social Action, Central Highlands

Item Creation Date: September 9 1956

Collection: Wesley R. Fishel Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 25 Mar 2013[Updated: 13 Jan 2016]
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Participant Follow-up Data
Item Number: 6-20-11E-116-UA17-95_000308   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 20]

List of Vietnamese participants in MSUG-supported study or work opportunities in the United States. The list gives the occupation of the person before beginning the project, their position obtained 6 months after their return to Vietnam, and the position they held at the most recent contact. Note

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Author(s): Fishel, Wesley

Item Creation Date: 0 1968

Collection: Wesley R. Fishel Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 10 Apr 2013[Updated: 13 Jan 2016]
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Letter from Foy Kohler to Wesley Fishel, 1 August, 1958
Item Number: 6-20-12-116-UA17-95_000017   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

The deputy assistant secretary for European Affairs, Foy Kohler thanks Wesley Fishel for his letter on July 25.

Author(s): Kohler, Foy

Item Creation Date: 01 August 8 1958

Collection: Wesley R. Fishel Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 04 Jan 2013[Updated: 13 Jan 2016]
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Public Administration Team, Refugee Commission. Research Report September 1955
Item Number: 6-20-125-116-UA17-95_000319   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 21]

A report issued by the Michigan State University Advisory Group that concludes a field study conducted by several group members on the refugee situation in 1955. Included are population numbers and density, locations and travel patterns of refugees entering the country, and interview guides for

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Author(s): Ralph Smuckler Walter Mode Frederic Wickert

Item Creation Date: September 9 1955

Collection: Wesley R. Fishel Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 11 Apr 2013[Updated: 13 Jan 2016]
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Letters from Wesley R. Fishel and Dr. Ho Quan Phuoc to Lewis Zimmerman, 1958
Item Number: 6-20-13-116-UA17-95_000018   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 3]

Wesley Fishel writes to Lewis Zimmerman about obtaining a hunting permit to hunt in Vietnam. A letter from the director of the National Tourist Office for Vietnam, Dr. Ho Quan Phuoc to Lewis Zimmerman is included in Wesley Fishel's letter as well.

Author(s): Fishel, Wesley R. Phuoc, Dr. Ho Quan

Item Creation Date: 0 1958

Collection: Wesley R. Fishel Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 04 Jan 2013[Updated: 13 Jan 2016]
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Letter from Wesley R. Fishel to Glen L. Taggart, 26 August, 1958
Item Number: 6-20-14-116-UA17-95_000019   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Wesley R. Fishel writes to the Dean of International Programs, Glen L. Taggart, regarding the National Defense Education Act of 1958 and explains the establishment of language and area centers.

Author(s): Fishel, Wesley R.

Item Creation Date: 26 August 8 1958

Collection: Wesley R. Fishel Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 04 Jan 2013[Updated: 13 Jan 2016]
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Letter from Wesley R. Fishel to Leland Barrows, 31 December, 1958
Item Number: 6-20-17-116-UA17-95_000022   (Click For More Item Information)
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Wesley R. Fishel congratulates Leland Barrows on his new position as the chief of Division of Near East and South Asian Affairs under the International Cooperation Administration in Washington D.C. Fishel also reflects on his pleasure of working with Barrows while they were in Vietnam together.

Author(s): Fishel, Wesley R.

Item Creation Date: 31 December 12 1958

Collection: Wesley R. Fishel Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 04 Jan 2013[Updated: 13 Jan 2016]
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Letter from Wesley R. Fishel to Dr. Ho Quan Phuoc, 8 July, 1958
Item Number: 6-20-10-116-UA17-95_000015   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Wesley Fishel writes to Dr. Ho Quan Phuoc ("Manny") to thank him for the letter that he had received regarding the hunting permit for Mr. Zimmerman to hunt in Vietnam.

Author(s): Fishel, Wesley R.

Item Creation Date: 08 July 7 1958

Collection: Wesley R. Fishel Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

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Letter from Wesley R. Fishel to Mrs. Marguerite F. Randall, 11 March, 1959
Item Number: 6-20-27-116-UA17-95_000038   (Click For More Item Information)
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Wesley R. Fishel thanks the staff assistant for the Coordinate of S.E. Asian Program and the Mott Foundation Program, Mrs. Marguerite F. Randall, for the opportunity to meet with her directors and be part of their program.

Author(s): Fishel, Wesley R

Item Creation Date: 11 March 3 1959

Collection: Wesley R. Fishel Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 08 Jan 2013[Updated: 13 Jan 2016]
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Letter from John T. Dorsey, Jr. to Wesley R. Fishel, 17 March, 1959
Item Number: 6-20-28-116-UA17-95_000039   (Click For More Item Information)
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John T. Dorsey, Jr. explains to Wesley R. Fishel that his participation on the planning committee for the conference on Vietnam is conditional on his travel status.

Author(s): Dorsey, John T. Jr

Item Creation Date: 17 March 3 1959

Collection: Wesley R. Fishel Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 08 Jan 2013[Updated: 14 Jan 2016]
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Letter from Wesley R. Fishel to Dean Glen L. Taggart, 30 March, 1959
Item Number: 6-20-29-116-UA17-95_000040   (Click For More Item Information)
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Wesley R. Fishel explains to Dean Glen L. Taggart the current problems in the collaboration between the University of California, the State Department, the ICA and the National University, Taiwan. Fishel emphasizes the importance of patience in successful negotiations with the Chinese.

Author(s): Fishel, Wesley R

Item Creation Date: 30 March 3 1959

Collection: Wesley R. Fishel Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 08 Jan 2013[Updated: 14 Jan 2016]
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Letter from Wesley R. Fishel to Mr. Leland Barrows, 9 April, 1959
Item Number: 6-20-2A-116-UA17-95_000041   (Click For More Item Information)
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Wesley R. Fishel asks the chief of Division of Near East and South Asian Affairs, Mr. Leland Barrows, when he would visit Michigan State University. Fishel hopes that Barrows can come and meet students working on overseas development, witness campus courses on foreign development and agricultural

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Author(s): Fishel, Wesley R

Item Creation Date: 09 April 4 1959

Collection: Wesley R. Fishel Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 08 Jan 2013[Updated: 14 Jan 2016]
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Letter from Wesley R. Fishel to Mr. Nguyen Phu Duc, April 13, 1959
Item Number: 6-20-2B-116-UA17-95_000042   (Click For More Item Information)
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Wesley R. Fishel asks Mr. Nguyen Phu Duc of the Embassy of Vietnam to answer some questions about Vietnam for an encyclopedia entry. The questions focus on Vietnamese Viet Cong, demographics, schools and geography.

Author(s): Fishel, Wesley R

Item Creation Date: 13 April 4 1959

Collection: Wesley R. Fishel Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 08 Jan 2013[Updated: 14 Jan 2016]
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Letter from Wesley R. Fishel to Mr. Nguyen Phu Duc, 2 June, 1959
Item Number: 6-20-2C-116-UA17-95_000043   (Click For More Item Information)
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Wesley R. Fishel asks Mr. Nguyen Phu Duc of the Embassy of Vietnam in Washing D.C. to provide information on the city of Cholon such as its relation to the city of Saigon, industries, and population of Vietnamese and Chinese.

Author(s): Fishel, Wesley R

Item Creation Date: 02 June 6 1959

Collection: Wesley R. Fishel Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 08 Jan 2013[Updated: 14 Jan 2016]
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Letter from Wesley R. Fishel to Professor Robert Scigliano, 2 June, 1959
Item Number: 6-20-2D-116-UA17-95_000044   (Click For More Item Information)
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Wesley R. Fishel explains to professor Robert Scigliano that there will be no panels that deal with Vietnam. Fishel also commends Scigliano for his speaking capability and knowledge of Southeast Asia.

Author(s): Fishel, Wesley R

Item Creation Date: 02 June 6 1959

Collection: Wesley R. Fishel Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 08 Jan 2013[Updated: 14 Jan 2016]
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Letter from Wesley R. Fishel to The Honorable Mick Mansfield, 8 June, 1959
Item Number: 6-20-2E-116-UA17-95_000045   (Click For More Item Information)
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Wesley R. Fishel explains to U.S senator from Montana, Mick Mansfield, that he will take a trip to Washington to attend to matters on Vietnam.

Author(s): Fishel, Wesley R

Item Creation Date: 08 June 6 1959

Collection: Wesley R. Fishel Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 08 Jan 2013[Updated: 14 Jan 2016]
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Letter from Wesley R. Fishel to Dr. Norton Ginsburg, 17 June, 1959
Item Number: 6-20-2F-116-UA17-95_000046   (Click For More Item Information)
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Wesley R. Fishel updates associate professor of geography at The University of Chicago, Dr. Norton Ginsburg, that he has passed on Ginsburg's letter to Ralph Smuckler, chief of the group in Vietnam.

Author(s): Fishel, Wesley R

Item Creation Date: 17 June 6 1959

Collection: Wesley R. Fishel Papers

Association: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections

Added: 08 Jan 2013[Updated: 14 Jan 2016]
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