MSU Archives Detail Close Relationship with South Vietnam in 1950's
Years before the escalation, Michigan State University became very close with the South Vietnamese government. An archive at MSU containing 80,000 documents -- including papers, film and pictures contains the information.
WKAR’s Reginald Hardwick talked with Cynthia Ghering, director of the MSU archives and professor Dr. Charles Keith, a modern Vietnam historian.
Dr. Keith started off by talking about MSU professor Dr. Wesley Fishel, a close friend and consultant to South Vietnamese President Diem in 1950’s.