Preliminary Inventory to the Eric Erickson Papers, 1963-1990

Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
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Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Preliminary Inventory to the Eric Erickson Papers, 1963-1990

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
© 1999 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Eric Erickson Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1963-1990
Collection number: 84011
Creator: Erickson, Eric, 1927-1996
Collection Size: 18 manuscript boxes (7.5 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, memoranda, notes, bulletins, newsletters, clippings, and serial issues, relating to the 1963 coup overthrowing President Ngô Dình Diêm in South Vietnam and to the question of American involvement in the coup.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection open for research.

Publication Rights

For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Eric Erickson Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Access Points

Ngô, Dình Diêm, 1901-1963.
United States. Army Concept Team in Vietnam.
United States--Foreign relations.
United States--Armed Forces.
United States--Foreign relations--Vietnam.
Vietnam.
Vietnam--Foreign relations--United States.
Vietnam--History--Coup d'etat, 1963.
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975


Container List

Box 1

Preliminary outline of projected book

 

Hoover Institution agreement

 

Open letter to Ministers' Vietnam Committee

 

Responses to open letter

 

Original draft and distribution of open letter

 

Letters of transmittal of open letter

 

Correspondence with Rev. Raymond de Jaegher

Box 2

Correspondence

 

SRI

 

Andre Hope

 

E. F. Erickson

 

Ann and Gene Gregory

 

Irene Corbally Kuhn

 

Lt. Col. H. M. Francis

 

Others

Box 3

South Vietnam Liberation Front 14-Point Policy

 

Personalism and national policy in Vietnam

 

Photographs

 

Incomplete and undated press clippings

Box 4

Press clippings

 

Frank Coniff, New York Journal-American

 

Gene Gregory, Times of Vietnam

 

Time and Newsweek, April 1963-January 1964

 

Clippings of exceptional interest

 

Special material on Tri Quang

 

True report of assassination of Diem and Nhu

Box 5

Press clippings

 

June-December 1963

 

Post-coup - 1963, 1964 and later

Box 6

Erickson, "The Incredible Buddhist Affair"

 

"Assault on an Ally" (Nation's Security)

 

Gregory, "What Is Behind the Buddhist Affair"

 

Higgins, "A Visit to Xa Loi" (original draft)

 

Documents of the Council against Communist Aggression with letter from A. McDowell

 

Joint communique - Interministerial Committee and Buddhist Delegation

 

"Vietnam Presse" (September 1963) and "Rivarol" (September 1963)

Box 7

Congressional Record

 

Vol. 109, no. 112 (Sen. Thurmond insertion of Erickson letter)

 

Vol. 109, no. 127 (Rep. Edna Kelly insertion of Erickson letter)

Box 8

Times of Vietnam, June-July 1963

 

Times of Vietnam Magazine (Sunday), June-October 1963

Box 9

Times of Vietnam August 1963

Box 10

Times of Vietnam, September 1963

Box 11

Times of Vietnam, October 1963 and last issue, 1 November 1963

Box 12

Saigon Daily News, November 21, 1963-January 31, 1964

Box 13

Saigon Post, January 6-31, 1964

Box 14

Le Journal d'Extreme Orient, September-November 1963

Physical Description: (miscellaneous issues)
 

Nouvelles Dimanche

Physical Description: (2 issues)
 

Vietnamese papers

Box 15

Pacific Stars and Stripes, August-December 1963

Physical Description: (miscellaneous issues)
 

Observer

Physical Description: (3 issues)
Box 16

U.S. magazines, late 1963, concerning Vietnam

 

USIS Weekly Bulletin, August-October 1963

Physical Description: (miscellaneous issues)
 

U.S.O.M. annual report, 1962

 

Army Information Digest, January 1963

Box 17

Asian magazines, late 1963