Contributor: Weidner, Edward, film presenter
Description: Michigan State University professors Dr. Edward Weidner and Dr. Ralph Smuckler discuss the country of Vietnam. Topics include appointing staff for the Vietnam Project, moving staff and their families to Saigon ("cultural shock"), transportation, Vietnamese society, issues with housing and slums, President Ngo Dinh Diem and the National Assembly, architecture, Catholicism, the building where the Michigan State University Group is housed, and meetings headed by Dr. Wesley Fishel.
This is a color moving image film with sound.
Digital Format: Video/mp4
Date Range: 1950-1959
Source: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections Vietnam Project Papers (UA 126.96.36.199) film reel
Country: United States
Digitizer: MSU Archives and Historical Collections
Rights Management: Educational use only, no other permissions given. U.S. and international copyright laws may protect this item. Commercial use or distribution of this digital object is not permitted without written permission of the Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections.
Contributing Institution(s): MSU Archives & Historical Collections; MATRIX: Center for Digital Humanities and Social Sciences at Michigan State University
Full Record URL: http://vietnamproject.archives.msu.edu/fullrecord.php?kid=6-20-1B5D