Vietnam Center and Archive Collection Finding Aid

Collection Finding Aid

Title
Vladimir Lehovich Collection
Association
USOM/Office of Rural Affairs, Saigon
Collection Number
1205
Date(s)
Undated
Size
3.5 linear feet
Physical Location(s)
D084.7A, Library
Processed by
T. Lovelady, Sep. 2003[Updated: Sep. 2009 by J. Saffell]
Digitization Status
Items from this collection have been digitized and are available in the Virtual Vietnam Archive.

To search for items within this collection, or within all of the holdings of the Vietnam Archive, go to the Virtual Vietnam Archive

Scope and Content

USOM/Rural Affairs and related Strategic Hamlet program materials; newspaper clippins, most from the New York Times, 1963-1965; Congressional reports on Vietnam and Southeast Asia, 1963; local press reviews and USIA press roundups, 1963; OCO II Corps Ephemera, 1967; AID and USOM, 1963; Civil Air Transport, Air Vietnam, Air America ephemera; Vietnamese poster; posters of the RVN president and cabinet; Vietnam manuscripts and Working Papers; The People of Vietnam" brochures; Public Administration Bulletin, 1965; The Other War - A Progress Report by the Agency for International Development, 1966; Articles, reports, and memos related to the political climate in Vietnam, 1963-1965.

Biographical Note

Vladmir Lehovich was a Foreign Service Officer in the Department of State during the years1962-1997. He served in Vietnam with the Agency for International Development in the USOM/Rural Affairs program from 1963-1965, with much of the work devoted to rural development as well as the original Strategic Hamlet program. In 1965-1966, he was a provincial reporting officer with the American Embassy in Saigon. During these years, he spoke fluent French as well as serviceable working Vietnamese.

Rights and Access

Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research

Collection Inventory

Contents
Box
Folder
Location
Agency for International Development (AID) - The Other War in Vietnam - A Progress Report, 1966
1
1
D084.7A
AID and USOM
2
Republic of Vietnam, National Budget, CY 1963
Viet Nam: The People's War and American Economic Assistance
Department of State: GVN's Budgets for 1963
USOM Notices, 1963
Civil Air Transport (CAT), Air Vietnam, and Air America Ephemera, 1963
3
Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, 1967-1968
4
Background Information Relating to Southeast Asia and Vietnam (3d Revised Edition) - Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, July 1967
Vietnam and Southeast Asia - Report of Senator Mike Mansfield, Senator J. Caleb Boggs, Senator Claiborne Pell, and Senator Benjamin A. Smith to the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, 1968
Department of State Publication - Aggression from the North: The Record of North Viet-Nam's Campaign to Conquer South Vietnam, February 1965
5
Hanoi VNA International Service in English, September 1967
6
NFLSV Congress Adopts Political Program, September 1, 1967
Text of Political Program Adopted by NFLSV, September 5, 1967
"Internal Defense and Civic Action, with Special Reference to Southeast Asia" - Papers by General E.G. Lansdale, USAF, and others
7
Local Press Reviews and USIA Press Roundups, August-September 1963
8
The Organization, Activities, and Objectives of the Communist Front in South Vietnam, September 22, 1965
9
RAND Corporation Publications - A Translation from the French: Lessons of the War in Indochina, Vol. 2, May 1967
10
RAND Corporation Publications, 1967-1968
11
The French Campaign Against the FLN, September 1967
The North Vietnamese Military Adviser in Laos: A First Hand Account, July 1968
Republic of Vietnam Armed Forces, Monthly Publication of Psywar Directorate, June and August 1963
2
1
D084.7B
South Vietnamese Government Documents (In French and English)
2
USOM - Public Administration Bulletin, November 2, 1965
3
USOM/Rural Affairs and Related Strategic Hamlet Program Materials
4
Comments by Ogden Williams on TOAID A-822, "Definition of Pacification," October 8, 1964
Memorandum: Counter-Insurgency Terms, Objectives and Operations, October 23, 1964
USOM Provincial Report on Vinh Long, 1964
Notes on Strategic Hamlets
Invitation to a Farewell Party for Ginny Melvin, 1963
Suggested Types of Strategic Hamlet Self-Help Projects
Unofficial Translation of an Official Telegram from the Interministerial Committee for Strategic Hamlets, April 16, 1963
Memorandum to all Regional and Provincial Representatives from the Assistant Director for Rural Affairs (USOM): Model Relocation Plan, February 18, 1963
Memorandum to all USOM Regional and Provincial Representatives from Bert Fraleigh, DAD/Rural Affairs, USOM/Saigon: Title II, Public Law 480, Social and Economic Development Project Description Forms, April 15, 1963
Memorandum to all USOM Regional and Provincial Representatives from Bert Fraleigh, Deputy Assistant Director/Rural Affairs: Recommended Procedures for Accomplishing Public Works Projects, April 23, 1963
Lists of Dispensary and Maternity Kits (In English and Vietnamese)
Memos from Headquarters, U.S. Army Advisory Group, IV Corps, September 14, 1963
Provincial Order Form (Mau Dat Hang cua Tinh) (3 copies)
Map of Vietnam Showing Priority Road Program
Maps of Tay Ninh and Binh Tuy Province
Department of State - Notice of a Security Violation, September 29, 1963
Vietnam Manuscripts and Working Papers
5
Original Newspaper Clippings, July-September 1963 and undated
6
Photocopied Newspaper Clippings, July 1963 - September 1965 and undated
7
Assorted Documents
8
Memorandum to OCO Staff: Tentative Itinerary for Visit by the Regional Director, March 7-8 1967
Memorandum from Jack E. Ryan, Chief, Public Safety Division, USOM Vietnam: Manual "The Police and Resources Control in Counterinsurgency, June 23, 1964
Towards a Workable Near-Term Agrarian Reform Policy in Vietnam by J. P. Gittinger, June 1965
Problems of Social Change in Viet-Nam by Gerald Cannon Hickey, Michgan State University
Stamps, Business Cards, and Military Payment Certificates
9
Letter of Complaint to the OCO, April 25, 1967 (In Vietnamese) RESTRICTED ACCESS
10
Republic of Vietnam Military Zone Maps
3 (oversized)
1
D084.7C
Republic of Vietnam Field Administration and Local Government Map
Republic of Vietnam War Cabinet Chart
Printed Photographs of Leading South Vietnamese Governemt Officials
2
War Cabinet of the Republic of Vietnam
3
Vietnamese Document - Dong Bao Than Men
Original Newspaper Clippings, August-September 1963 and undated
4 (oversized)
D084.7D
Books
The Police and Resources Control in Counter-Insurgency by E. H. Adkins, Jr.
A Vietnamese District Chief in Action by Luther A. Allen and Pham Ngoc An
The New Face of War by Malcolm W. Browne
The Furtive War: The United States in Vietnam and Laos by Wilfred G. Burchett
Vietnam: Inside Story of the Guerrilla War by Wilfred G. Burchett
Southeast Asia and the World Today by Claude A. Buss
The Smaller Dragon: A Political History of Vietnam by Joseph Buttinger
The Roots of French Inperialism in Eastern Asia by John F. Cady
A Translation from the French: Lessons of the War in Indochina, Volume 2, Translated by V. J. Croizat, Col. USMC (Ret.)
Cam An: A Fishing Village in Central Vietnam by John D. Donoghue
Last Reflections on a War by Bernard B. Fall
Problems of Freedom: South Vietnam Since Independence, edited by Wesley R. Fishel
Dien Bien Phu by Vo Nguyen Giap
People's War, People's Army by Vo Nguyen Giap (two copies)
The South Vietnam People Will Win by Vo Nguyen Giap
The Guerrilla - And How to Fight Him, edited by Lieutenant Colonel T. N. Greene
Mao Tse-Tung on Guerrilla Warfare, Traslated and with an Introduction by Brigadier General Samuel B. Griffith, USMC (Ret.)
The Struggle for Indochina by Ellen J. Hammer
The Small World of Khanh Hau by James B. Hendry
Prison Diary by Ho Chi Minh
From Colonialism to Communism by Hoang Van Chi
Communism in North Vietnam by P. J. Honey
North Vietnam Today: Profile of a Communist Satellite, edited by P. J. Honey
Bibliography on the Political and Administrative History of Vietnam by Roy Jumper
Histoire Du Vietnam by Andre Masson
Cases in Vietnamese Administration by John D. Montgomery (two copies)
Canton Chief Ba Loses His Slippers by Nguyen Cong Hoan
Newspaper Vietnamese I by Nguyen Dinh Hoa
Newspaper Vietnamese II by Nguyen Dinh Hoa
A Modern History of Vietnam by Nguyen Phut Tan
Is South Vietnam Viable? by Nguyen Thai
French Revolutionary Warfare from Indochina to Algeria: The Analysis of a Political and Military Doctrine by Peter Paret
Viet Cong: The Organization and Techniques of the National Liberation Front of South Vietnam by Douglas Pike
Guerrilla and Counter-Guerrilla Warfare: Liberation and Suppression in the Present Period by William J. Pomeroy
The Refugee Situation in Phu-Yen Province, Viet-Nam by A. Terry Rambo, Jerry M. Tinker, and John D. LeNoir
The Vietnamese Theatre by Song Ban
Communist Revolutionary Warfare: The Vietminh in Indochina by George K. Tanham
Guerrilla by Charles W. Thayer
Diary of a Cricket by To Hoai
Stories of Dien Bien Phu by Tran Do
Modern Warfare: A French View of Counterinsurgency by Roger Trinquier
Local Administration in Vietnam: Village Finance by Lloyd W. Woodruff (two copies)
Rural Resettlement in Vietnam: An Agroville in Development by Joseph J. Zasloff
Counter-Guerrilla Operations in the Philippines, 1946-1953
A Historical Survey of Educational Developments in Vietnam
The One-Eyed Elephant and the Elephant Genie: Selected Stories of the Resistance War
Vietnamese Studies - Contribution to the History of Dien Bien Phu

Separated Materials

Books
The Police and Resources Control in Counter-Insurgency by E. H. Adkins, Jr.
A Vietnamese District Chief in Action by Luther A. Allen and Pham Ngoc An
The New Face of War by Malcolm W. Browne
The Furtive War: The.

United States in Vietnam and Laos by Wilfred G. Burchett
Vietnam: Inside Story of the Guerrilla War by Wilfred G. Burchett
Southeast Asia and the World Today by Claude A. Buss
The Smaller Dragon: A Political.

History of Vietnam by Joseph Buttinger
The Roots of French Inperialism in Eastern Asia by John F. Cady
A Translation from the French: Lessons of the War in Indochina, Volume 2, Translated by V. J. Croizat, Col. USMC (Ret.).


Cam An: A Fishing Village in Central Vietnam by John D. Donoghue
Last Reflections on a War by Bernard B. Fall
Problems of Freedom: South Vietnam Since Independence, edited by Wesley R. Fishel
Dien.

Bien Phu by Vo Nguyen Giap
People's War, People's Army by Vo Nguyen Giap (two copies)
The South Vietnam People Will Win by Vo Nguyen Giap
The Guerrilla - And How to Fight Him, edited by Lieutenant Colonel T. N.

Greene
Mao Tse-Tung on Guerrilla Warfare, Traslated and with an Introduction by Brigadier General Samuel B. Griffith, USMC (Ret.)
The Struggle for Indochina by Ellen J. Hammer
The Small World of Khanh Hau by James.

B. Hendry Prison Diary by Ho Chi Minh
From Colonialism to Communism by Hoang Van Chi
Communism in North Vietnam by P. J. Honey
North Vietnam Today: Profile of a Communist Satellite, edited by P. J.

Honey Bibliography on the Political and Administrative History of Vietnam by Roy Jumper
Histoire Du Vietnam by Andre Masson
Cases in Vietnamese Administration by John D. Montgomery (two copies)
Canton Chief Ba.

Loses His Slippers by Nguyen Cong Hoan
Newspaper Vietnamese I by Nguyen Dinh Hoa
Newspaper Vietnamese II by Nguyen Dinh Hoa
A Modern History of Vietnam by Nguyen Phut Tan
Is South Vietnam Viable? by.

Nguyen Thai
French Revolutionary Warfare from Indochina to Algeria: The Analysis of a Political and Military Doctrine by Peter Paret
Viet Cong: The Organization and Techniques of the National Liberation Front of South.

Vietnam by Douglas Pike
Guerrilla and Counter-Guerrilla Warfare: Liberation and Suppression in the Present Period by William J. Pomeroy
The Refugee Situation in Phu-Yen Province, Viet-Nam by A. Terry Rambo, Jerry M. Tinker,.

and John D. LeNoir
The Vietnamese Theatre by Song Ban
Communist Revolutionary Warfare: The Vietminh in Indochina by George K. Tanham
Guerrilla by Charles W. Thayer Diary of a Cricket by To Hoai.


Stories of Dien Bien Phu by Tran Do
Modern Warfare: A French View of Counterinsurgency by Roger Trinquier
Local Administration in Vietnam: The Number of Local Units by Lloyd W. Woodruff
Local.

Administration in Vietnam: Village Finance by Lloyd W. Woodruff (two copies)
Rural Resettlement in Vietnam: An Agroville in Development by Joseph J. Zasloff
Counter-Guerrilla Operations in the Philippines, 1946-1953.


A Historical Survey of Educational Developments in Vietnam
The One-Eyed Elephant and the Elephant Genie: Selected Stories of the Resistance War
Vietnamese Studies - Contribution to the History of Dien Bien Phu.

Digitized Materials

Items from this collection have been digitized and are available in the Virtual Vietnam Archive.

To search for items within this collection, or within all of the holdings of the Vietnam Archive, go to the Virtual Vietnam Archive