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Vietnam War, 1961-1975

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 34 Collections and/or Records:

Vietnam Popular Songs, 1981 - 1986

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Identifier: clels4
Scope and Contents

Contains photocopies of four publications and articles; ‘Veteran’, Vol. 6, No. 2, February 1986; H. Ben Auslander, ‘”If Ya Wanna End War and Staff, You Gotta Sing Loud” – A Survey of Vietnam-Related Protest Music’, Journal of American Culture, Vol. 4, No. 2, Summer 1981; George W. Chilcoat, ‘The Images of Vietnam: A Popular Music Approach’, Social Education, October 1985; ‘G.I. Songs of the Vietnam War’, Broadside 172, April 1986.

Dates: 1981 - 1986

Vietnam War Paper

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Identifier: clels4
Scope and Contents

Contains two pieces of LC’s work, “The Kiwis in Vietnam” and “Songs of the Vietnam War: An Occupational Folklore Tradition”. Also included is a Journal of American Folklore style guide and a printed article of ‘Allied Participation in Vietnam’, Vietnam Studies. The subject matter date range is c. 1914-1986.

Dates: Collection covers ca 1960-2010

Weapons

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Identifier: clels4
Scope and Contents

A collection of printed articles and handwritten articles. Details the function and capabilities of weaponry used in WWII and the Vietnam war. The only publication date indicated is from Mowat, Farley, And No Birds Sang, (Boston: Little Brown, 1979). The subject matter includes dates as far back as 1883 [-c.1975].

Dates: Collection covers ca 1960-2010

Western Kentucky, 1941 - 1972

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Identifier: clels4
Scope and Contents A collection of song lyrics, sheet music, poems and parodies retrieved from the Folklore Institute at Western Kentucky University. The material has been resourced through various informants across the U.S. who participated in WWII, the Korean War or the Vietnam War. Often included with the songs is some background information which demonstrates its folkloric relevance. The songs are often humorous and obscene. The date that LC acquired the material is unspecified, but the date range of the...
Dates: 1941 - 1972