Flower of the Dragon Records, 1961-1981

Collection Number: 7020

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Flower of the Dragon Records, 1961-1981
Collection Number:
7020
Creator:
Flower of the Dragon Inc.
Quantity:
1.4 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Clippings, photographs, illustrations, audiotapes, manuscripts.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Various materials describing the Flower of the Dragon organization.
Language:
Collection material in English


ORGANIZATIONAL HISTORY

Flower of the Dragon was a community group concerned with Vietnam War veterans based in Santa Rosa, California.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Clippings about the organization; broadside; publications, mostly United States government; materials from anti-war groups; tape of radio program; reports; article; scrapbook; and photographs, slides, and negatives of unidentified Vietnam scenes.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Flower of the Dragon Inc.
Vietnam War Veterans Archives.

Subjects:
Soldiers.
Veterans.
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975.
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Protest Movements.
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Veterans.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Flower of the Dragon Records, #7020. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1 Folder 1
John W. Caknipe, Jr.
1973-1979
Reports and articles on vocational rehabilitation, drug abuse, and other programs for veterans.
Box 1 Folder 2
John W. Caknipe, Jr. Dissertation
1978
"A Factor Analysis of the Metropolitan Detroit Area Vietnam Veteran: The Post Vietnam Veteran Syndrome."
Box 1 Folder 3
CHD proposal
1974-1976
Grant application to the Campaign for Human Development to develop a consortium of self-help organizations for veterans in Northern California, articles of incorporation for Flower of the Dragon, and correspondence.
Box 1 Folder 4
Mike Crawford, letter about a court action.
1973
Box 1 Folder 5
James Donahue
ca. 1976
"The 5th Special Forces Mobile Guerilla Force Research Project Proposal"
Box 1 Folder 6
Flower of the Dragon
1976
CETA proposal
Box 1 Folder 7
Flower of the Dragon
1976-1979
Clippings
Box 1 Folder 8
History of the Veterans Service Center
1973
Box 1 Folder 9
Incarcerated Veterans Project
1979
National Council of Churches - papers, reports, grant proposal information packet
Box 1 Folder 10
Incarcerated Veterans Project
1980-1981
"Vietnam Book Report Newsletter," Vietnam War Newsletter
Box 1 Folder 11
Incarcerated Veterans Project
1980-1981
Louisiana State Penitentiary publication "National Vietnam Veterans Review"
Box 1 Folder 12
Incarcerated Veterans Project
1978-1981
Miscellaneous reports and publications
Box 1 Folder 13
Incarcerated Veterans Project
1979
Information for testimony before Senate Committee on Veterans Affairs
Box 1 Folder 14
Indochina Peace Campaign, publications
1973-1979
Box 1 Folder 15
Indochina Resource Center, Publications
1973-1974
Box 1 Folder 16
National Association of Concerned Veterans
1978
Testimony before U.S. Senate Committee on Governmental Affairs
Box 1 Folder 17
National Council for Universal and Unconditional Amnesty - Newsletter and petition
1976
Box 1 Folder 18
Newspapers
1973-1980
Firebaseamerica, Indochina Bulletin, Pogrom
Box 1 Folder 19
Orphans Airlift - Lists, schedules, form letters
1975
Box 1 Folder 20
Pamphlets
1973-1977
Box 1 Folder 21
Jim Pechin, Operation Outreach - Documents for planning conference
1980
Box 1 Folder 22
Pro-Veterans Center - Newsletters and report
1975-1976
Box 1 Folder 23
Reports and Papers
1968-1980
Reminiscences, paper on veterans magazine article about movie, art exhibit description, annual report of DMZ
Box 1 Folder 24
Riverside Political Prisoners Defense Committee pamphlets and typescript report
ca. 1973
Box 1 Folder 25
Scrapbook
1979-1980
Photocopies of clippings and articles, pamphlets, magazine, photograph (from the "media" scrapbook)
Box 1 Folder 26
Southeast Asia Chronicle
1977-1978
Box 1 Folder 27
Union of Vietnamese in the U. S. Newsletter
1973-1974
Box 1 Folder 28
U. S. Government publications
1961-1980
Refugee orientation handbook, country study, study of former POW's, President's speech.
Box 1 Folder 29
U. S. House of Representatives
1980
Subcommittee on Medical Facilities and Benefits. Testimony from various organizations.
Box 1 Folder 30
Veterans Guidance and Counseling - UCLA Extension manual
1973
Box 1 Folder 31
Vietnam veterans organizations - current (1) mailing lists
1981
Box 1 Folder 32
Vietnam veterans organizations - current (2) mailing lists
1981
Box 1 Folder 33
Vietnam veterans organizations - old mailing lists sent by Peter Salerno
Box 2
Scrapbook "Media" Clippings about veterans
1975
Box 2
Cassette tape
Oct. 8, 1979
"The Vietnam War Veteran" KPFA, San Francisco
Box 2
Photographs
Unidentified scenes of Vietnam, black and white, color.
Box 2
Negatives
Box 2
Slides of Vietnam
"Mike Roberts Color Productions Scenic Slides" sets 1-10
Box 2
Vietnamese publications
1967-1973
The N.F.L., Spirit of the Land (Cuban photos of Vietnam), Vietnam (magazine), Flower of the Dragon broadside