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Friendshipment-Bach Mai Hospital Relief Fund Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-228

Overview

Following the end of the Vietnam Conflict in 1975, this group of Americans organized to help rebuild Vietnam through "people-to-people aid to Vietnam." The coalition involved approximately 36 religious, political, and community organizations.

Dates

  • Majority of material found within 1975-1978

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

None.

Copyright and Rights Information

None.

Historical note

Following the end of the Vietnam Conflict in 1975, this group of Americans organized to help rebuild Vietnam through "people-to-people aid to Vietnam." The coalition involved approximately 36 religious, political, and community organizations.

Extent

9 Linear Feet (9 linear ft.)

Arrangement

This is an unprocessed collection. The Friendshipment and the Bach Mai Hospital Relief Fund Records are to remain in the order in which they were donated. Folders of administrative files, correspondence, and reference files are intermingled throughout the collection.

Custodial History

The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is the official repository for these papers/records.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Cora Weiss, 2007 [Acc. 07A-049, Acc. 07A-057].

Related Materials

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Related Materials

Cora Weiss Papers DG 222

Separated Materials

Photographs (Currently stored with DG 229 Cora Weiss); Memorabilia: Friendshipment T-shirt; Motion Picture from Bach Mai Hospital.

Legal Status

Copyright to the AFriendshipment and the Bach Mai Hospital Relief Fund Records created by the organization has been transferred to the Swarthmore College Peace Collection. Copyright to all other materials is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Processing Information

This collection is unprocessed and remains in the order in which it was donated. This finding aid was created by Wendy Chmielewski, 2007-2009.

Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

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