Vietnam Center and Archive Collection Finding Aid

Collection Finding Aid

Title
Michael G. Kelley Collection
Collection Number
2509
Date(s)
Undated
Size
3.0 linear feet
Physical Location(s)
D076.3C; Photograph Collection; Museum Objects225.1
Processed by
R. Nanes, Dec. 2012[Updated: Aug. 2013 by R. Nanes]
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 two linear feet of materials documenting Michael G. Kelley's service in Vietnam as an advisor on the Military Assistance Command, Vietnam (MACV) Team 71 in the Ba Xuyen province from 1969 - 1970. The collection includes correspondence to and from Kelly and his family and friends, military documents from Kelly's time in Vietnam, newspaper clippings, flags, other museum objects, photographs and slides.

Rights and Access

Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research

Collection Inventory

Contents
Box
Folder
Location
Outgoing Correspondence August 9, 1968 & January 19, 1970
1
1
D076.3C
Outgoing Correspondence (Incomplete date information) January 11th - June 12th
1
2
Incoming Correspondence November 23, 1969 to December 29, 1969
1
3
Incoming Correspondence January 1970
1
4
Incoming Correspondence February 1970
1
5
Incoming Correspondence March 1970
1
6
Incoming Correspondence April 1970
1
7
Incoming Correspondence May 1970
1
8
Incoming Correspondence June 1970
1
9
Incoming Correspondence July 1970
1
10
Incoming Correspondence August 1970
1
11
Incoming Correspondence September 1970
1
12
Incoming Correspondence October 1970
1
13
Incoming Correspondence November 1970
1
14
Incoming Correspondence Febuary 1971 to April 1971
1
15
Incoming Correspondence Christmas Cards from Mrs. Kelly's (Michael Kelley's Mother) Class at Blessed Sacrament School
1
16
Incoming Correspondence

incomplete date information
1
17
'Good News' booklet prayer book
1
18
'An Easter to Remember' poetry booklet
'A Pocket Guide to Vietnam' booklet
Letter From Representative Joel Broyhill to J. George Stewart January 22, 1970, and envelope
1
19
Document that accompanied the artifact 2509museum4251
1
20
Pamphlet 19-97 November 1967 United States Military Assistance Command

Command Information

The Constitution... of the Republic of Vietnam
1
21
Reciept: Neily's Book & Supply Store, Inc
Vietnam Veterans of America Life Member

memeber packet
1
22
Certificate of Memebership in the Vietnam Veterans of America
Introductory Letter for Member of Vietnam Veterans of America
Copy of Constitution for The Vietnam Veterans of America
Assigments: Promotion Orders

Recommendations

Assignment
1
23
Tour 365 Pamplet given to all new soldiers
1
24
Bangkok R & R pamphlet
1
25
End of Tour Report

Lt [lieutenant] Michael G. Kelley MAT 108 Ba Xuyen Province November, 1970
1
26
Newpaper clipings, VietCong wanted posters (4)
1
1
D054.1b (box 2 )oversize individual collection

Separated Materials

Photographs
16 photos.

VA065876-VA065891.
Slides
(263) slides of Vietnam Box 1 (VAS065691-VAS065863) Box 2 (VAS065864-VAS065954).
Maps
(section 11.

drawer 12 ) National Geographic Map of Vietnam 1.

1,900,800.
Museum Objects
2509museum4248 Vietcong Flag.

2509museum4249- US Flag.

2509Museum4250- Green Beret.

2509museum4251- Virginia Flag.

2509museum4252-Vietcong Medal.

2509museum4253-one dollar Military Payment Certificate.

2509museum4254- ten cent Military Payment Certificate.

2509museum4255-ten cent Military Payment Certificate.

2509museum4256 twenty-five cent Military Payment Certificate.

2509museum4257- twenty-five Military Payment Certificate.

2509museum4258- five yen Military Payment Certificate.

2509museum4259- Paper MACV in plastic protectors.

2509museum4260-Cloth 'God Bless You' poster.

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