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Vietnam: A Television History, Interview with Dean Rusk [2], 1981
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produced by Richard Ellison, fl. 1985, in Vietnam: A Television History (Boston, MA: WGBH Boston, 1983), 1 hour 28 mins
Dean Rusk was the United States Secretary of State from 1961 – 1969. He details the events in Vietnam during 1964, when President Johnson was involved in an election campaign. Mr. Rusk gives an inside-the-administration perspective on the Tonkin Gulf Incidents, the debate over whether or not to bomb North Vietna...
produced by Richard Ellison, fl. 1985, in Vietnam: A Television History (Boston, MA: WGBH Boston, 1983), 1 hour 28 mins
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Vietnam: A Television History, Interview with Ho Minh Sac
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produced by WGBH Boston, in Vietnam: A Television History (Boston, MA: WGBH Boston, 2011), 5 mins
Ho Minh Sac describes living in a tunnel during the Vietnam war; emerging during the day to farm and sleeping and hiding in the tunnel at night.
produced by WGBH Boston, in Vietnam: A Television History (Boston, MA: WGBH Boston, 2011), 5 mins
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Vietnam: A Television History, Interview with W. Averell (William Averell) Harriman, 1979 [Part 3 of 4]
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produced by Richard Ellison, fl. 1985, in Vietnam: A Television History (Boston, MA: WGBH Boston, 1983), 43 mins
Averrell Harriman was a long-serving U.S. ambassador who acted as the chief U.S. negotiator of the Paris Peace Accord. Harriman discusses the seeds of U.S. policy toward Indochina following World War Two, with Roosevelt and Stalin being in agreement that it would be best if the French did not return there. He expr...
produced by Richard Ellison, fl. 1985, in Vietnam: A Television History (Boston, MA: WGBH Boston, 1983), 43 mins
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Vietnam: A Television History, Vietnam Interview: Bui Tin, Part 1
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produced by WGBH Boston, in Vietnam: A Television History (Boston, MA: WGBH Boston, 2011, originally published 1981), 29 mins
Bui Tin, a former People’s Army of Vietnam Colonel and Vietnamese dissident recounts the arrival of the Chinese army in 1945 and the changes to the Viet Minh following the victory of the Chinese Revolution. Bui Tin also recalls his service in the 304th division and the victory at Dien Bien Phu which led to Vietna...
produced by WGBH Boston, in Vietnam: A Television History (Boston, MA: WGBH Boston, 2011, originally published 1981), 29 mins
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Vietnam: A Television History, Vietnam Interview: Bui Tin, Part 2
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produced by WGBH Boston, in Vietnam: A Television History (Boston, MA: WGBH Boston, 2011, originally published 1981), 10 mins
Bui Tin, a former People’s Army of Vietnam Colonel and Vietnamese dissident recounts the arrival of the Chinese army in 1945 and the changes to the Viet Minh following the victory of the Chinese Revolution. Bui Tin also recalls his service in the 304th division and the victory at Dien Bien Phu which led to Vietna...
produced by WGBH Boston, in Vietnam: A Television History (Boston, MA: WGBH Boston, 2011, originally published 1981), 10 mins
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Vietnam: A Television History, Vietnam Interview: Sam Brown
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in Vietnam: A Television History (Boston, MA: WGBH Boston, 1982), 40 mins
Sam Brown was a leading activist against the Vietnam War. He discusses his work organizing 'Clean for Gene' students to campaign for Eugene McCarthy in 1968 and describes the damaging effects of riots at the Democratic National Convention. He recounts his role in the Moratorium to End the War in Vietnam effort, th...
in Vietnam: A Television History (Boston, MA: WGBH Boston, 1982), 40 mins
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Vietnam: A Television History, Vietnam Interview: William Sloane Coffin
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in Vietnam: A Television History (Boston, MA: WGBH Boston, 1982), 43 mins
After serving in the CIA and the military, the Rev. William Sloane Coffin later became an activist in the Civil Rights, anti-Vietnam War and Nuclear Disarmament movements. Here he discusses his personal evolution and the beginnings of the anti-war movement at university teach-ins. He was a founder of Clergy and La...
in Vietnam: A Television History (Boston, MA: WGBH Boston, 1982), 43 mins
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Vietnam: A Television History, Interview with Abbott Low Moffat, 1982
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produced by Richard Ellison, fl. 1985, in Vietnam: A Television History (Boston, MA: WGBH Boston, 1983), 20 mins
Abbot Low Moffat was the head of the Division of Southeast Asian Affairs in the United States Department of State from 1944–1947. He details Franklin Roosevelt’s plans for a post-colonial Indochina, and notes that this direction was reversed under President Truman. He recalls the divisions within the State Dep...
produced by Richard Ellison, fl. 1985, in Vietnam: A Television History (Boston, MA: WGBH Boston, 1983), 20 mins
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Vietnam: A Television History, Interview with Archimedes L. A. Patti, 1981
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produced by Richard Ellison, fl. 1985, in Vietnam: A Television History (Boston, MA: WGBH Boston, 1983), 1 hour 17 mins
Archimedes Patti was an officer in the United States Army and, after World War Two, the Office of Strategic Services. Mr. Patti describes the U.S. position on Southeast Asia during World War Two, and the emerging Vietnamese Independence Movement. He describes his first meetings with Ho Chi Minh and details the ass...
produced by Richard Ellison, fl. 1985, in Vietnam: A Television History (Boston, MA: WGBH Boston, 1983), 1 hour 17 mins
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Vietnam: A Television History, Interview with Bayard Rustin, 1982
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produced by Richard Ellison, fl. 1985, in Vietnam: A Television History (Boston, MA: WGBH Boston, 1983), 41 mins
Bayard Rustin was a civil rights activist, and the main organizer of the 1963 March on Washington. He offers his interpretation of the historical meanings of the March on Washington and the Civil Rights Act of 1965. He comments on the link between the civil rights and anti-war movements, and elucidates the debates...
produced by Richard Ellison, fl. 1985, in Vietnam: A Television History (Boston, MA: WGBH Boston, 1983), 41 mins
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