Guide to the Van Le Files on Southeast Asian Refugees

Processed by Julia Stringfellow.
© 2004
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Guide to the Van Le Files on Southeast Asian Refugees

Collection number: MS-SEA12

Special Collections and Archives

The UCI Libraries

University of California

Irvine, California
Processed by:
Julia Stringfellow
Date Completed:
2003
Encoded by:
Andre Ambrus
© 2004 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Van Le files on Southeast Asian refugees,
Date (inclusive): 1974-2000
Collection number: MS-SEA012
Creator: Le, Van
Extent: 1 linear foot (1 box)
Repository: University of California, Irvine. Library. Special Collections and Archives.
Irvine, California 92623-9557
Abstract: This collection is comprised of publications and other printed ephemera on Southeast Asian refugees in California and the United States that were accumulated during the course of his work by Van Le, a consultant in bilingual resources at the California State Department of Education. The materials are in English, Vietnamese, and Cambodian. The focus of the collection is on English language learning and Southeast Asian culture. The collection includes educational materials that were distributed to public schools and were used to teach newly resettled refugees.
Language: English.
Selected digitized images from this collection.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection open for research.

Publication Rights

Property rights reside with the University of California. Literary rights are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact the Head of Special Collections and University Archives.

Preferred Citation

Van Le files on Southeast Asian refugees. MS-SEA12. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California. Date accessed.
For the benefit of current and future researchers, please cite any additional information about sources consulted in this collection, including permanent URLs, item or folder descriptions, and box/folder locations.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Van Le, 1996-1997, 2001.

Processing Information

Processed by Julia Stringfellow, 2003. Processing was supported by a Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant from the California State Library.

Biography

Dr. Van Le worked as a consultant in bilingual resources at the California State Department of Education.

Scope and Content of Collection

This collection is comprised of publications and other printed ephemera on Southeast Asian refugees in California and the United States that were accumulated during the course of his work by Van Le, a consultant in bilingual resources at the California State Department of Education. The materials are in English, Vietnamese, and Cambodian. The focus of the collection is on English language learning and Southeast Asian culture. The collection includes educational materials that were distributed to public schools and were used to teach newly resettled refugees.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged alphabetically by name of publication and name of organization.

Related Material

The following collections in the Southeast Asian Archive and the UCI Libraries contain related materials:
  • Gayle Morrison Files on Southeast Asian Refugees, MS-SEA014.
  • Southeast Asian Archive Vertical File, MS-SEA020.

Collection Contents

Box 1 : 1-2

Amerasian resettlement reports, 1983-1993.

Physical Description: 2 folders.
Box 1 : 3

Armenia, educational guide, 1995

Box 1 : 4

Asian Pacific American students speak, report, 1996

Box 1 : 5

Asian refugees: a role for the churches?, report, 1989

Box 1 : 6

The Asia Society, essays, 1985

Box 1 : 7

Aspects of the Tet, report, circa 1980

Box 1 : 8

Bay area global education program, resource materials, 1993

Box 1 : 9

Beginning to read, educational book, 1989

Box 1 : 10

Be Vital, bilingual education glossary, 1980

Box 1 : 11

Bilingual education for new immigrant/refugee LEP students, educational book, 1989-1990

Box 1 : 12

California driver's handbook, 1976

Box 1 : 13

Career counseling materials for use with Vietnamese, 1981

Box 1 : 14

Casey, Marion, materials, 1980.

Scope and Content Note

Biographical materials relating to a person involved in work with Southeast Asian refugees.
Box 1 : 15

Catalogs, 1995

Box 1 : 16

Center for Applied Linguistics, materials, 1978-1993

Box 1 : 17

Chi Nam manual, language proficiency test in Vietnamese, 1984

Box 1 : 18

Cultural Links, multicultural resource guide, 1987

Box 1 : 19

Education materials, 1986

Box 1 : 20

Finding a new job with skills you already have, employment guide, 1981

Box 1 : 21

Global refugee policy: the case for A development-oriented strategy, report, 1981

Box 1 : 22

Handbook for immigrants, 1989

Box 1 : 23

Health services forms, 1976

Box 1 : 24

Helping your child to be safe, 1987

Box 1 : 25

How to use the fourth edition of the dictionary of occupational titles, employment guide, circa 1981

Box 1 : 26

Immigrant students: their legal tight of access to public schools, educational guide, 1989

Box 1 : 27

Intensive English as a second language and cultural orientation program in Southeast Asia, brochure, 1982

Box 1 : 28

International Catholic Migration Commission, curriculum list and reports, 1986-1990

Box 1 : 29

International Rescue Committee, annual report, 1974

Box 1 : 30-31

Introduction to United States government, educational books, 1999.

Physical Description: 2 folders.
Box 1 : 32

Long Beach unified school district, educational guide, 1985

Box 1 : 33

Major areas of difficulty for Vietnamese speakers learning English, report, 1981

Box 1 : 34

Medical guide and glossary, 1980

Box 1 : 35

Miscellaneous educational materials, 1981-1998

Box 1 : 36

Newcomer programs, report, 1990

Box 1 : 37

Overseas refugee training program, brochure, circa 1980

Box 1 : 38

Personnel resources directory for the education of Indochinese refugees, 1975

Box 1 : 39

Quality education for minorities project, report, 1990

Box 1 : 40

Refugee employment seminar materials, 1980

Box 1 : 41

Refugee's guide for job opportunities, employment guide, 1981

Box 1 : 42

Report on the Amerasian issue, 1989

Box 1 : 43

Resettlement program report, circa 1980

Box 1 : 44

School reform and student diversity, case studies, 1995

Box 1 : 45

Second to None: A Vision of the New California High School, report, 1992

Box 1 : 46

The shadows of doubts and fears, book, 1995

Box 1 : 47

Southeast Asian community resource center collection, resource guide, circa 1980-1989

Box 1 : 48

Southeast Asian health and safety materials, 1985-1989

Box 1 : 49

Vietnamese glossary supplement to the state hearings handbook for interpreters, 1977

Box 1 : 50

Viva, educational materials, circa 1980-1989

Box 1 : 51

A winning interview approach for Southeast Asian educators, report, 2000

Box 1 : 52

Xuan Canh Than, educational guide, circa 1980-1989