Vietnam Center and Archive Collection Finding Aid

Collection Finding Aid

Title
James A. Cudney Collection
Collection Number
1829
Date(s)
Undated
Size
3.0 linear feet
Physical Location(s)
Map Collection; Museum Objects
Processed by
T. Reynolds, Dec. 2006[Updated: Dec. 2006 by T. Reynolds]
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

Approximately three linear feet of U.S. Army Map Service-produced mounted and relief maps of Indochina and surrounding areas and a cardboard box used to ship the maps to the United States from the United States Embassy in Saigon details the geography of the Southeast Asia area. All maps originate from the war era and were collected by James A. Cudney before the Fall of Saigon, RVN in April 1975. The maps and box are in fair to good conditions.

Rights and Access

Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research

Separated Materials

Maps
Twenty four World (Asia) 1:1,000,000 scale relief maps, Series 1301P: Mandalay (NF47), Hanoi (NF48), Kuang-Chau (NF49), Rangoon (NE47), Hue (NE48) [3 copies], Hai-Nan Tao (NE49) [3 copies], Krung Thep (ND47), Battambang (ND48) [3 copies], Qui Nhon (ND49) [3 copies], Isthmus of Kra (NC47), Saigon (NC48) [3 copies], Dalat (NC49) [3 copies] (Section 11, Drawer 15).

Eight 1:3,500,000 scale mounted maps of Indochina, depicting airfields, Hyposymetry, Administrative Divisions, Transportation, etc. (Section 11, Drawer 16).

One 1:5,000,000 scale map of Eurasia (Indochina area), Sheet 19, Series 1127 (Section 11, Drawer 16).

Fourteen 1:2,000,000 scale maps of Indochina, depicting populations, Hyposymetry, agriculture, telecommunications, transportation, Ethnolinguistic groups, etc. (Section 11, Drawer 16).
Museum Objects
1829museum2893: Original cardboard box from the United States Embassy, Saigon that contained relief maps mailed to James Cudney (Located in Math Building storage).

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