In an earlier post, we introduced our efforts to provide researchers with access to unprocessed collections. We will continue to share brief information about recently “exposed” collections here in the “New & Noteworthy Collections” blog. Below is information about a group of collections from the Southeast Asian Archive:
Wayne Wright Collection (MS-SEA018) is primarily comprised of Cambodian newspapers and magazines, and printed material documenting Cambodian-American student education. The collection also contains Wayne Wright’s Master of Arts thesis.
Extent 1.0 linear feet.
Sucheng Chan Interviews and Clippings (MS-SEA037) consists of 82 audio tapes (71 mini-cassettes and 11 cassettes) containing interviews with Cambodian-Americans, conducted by Audrey U. Kim in 1995 and 1996 for the book Not Just Victims: Conversations with Cambodian Community Leaders in the United States published by the University of Illinois in 2003. Also included are approximately 170 newspaper clippings indexed by Sucheng Chan covering 1978-1980, regarding events in Vietnam and Cambodia as well the experiences of refugees from those countries.
Extent 1.2 linear feet (3 boxes).
John Jung Collection on Indochinese Refugee Resettlement Program (MS-SEA039) comprises materials collected by California State University, Long Beach Psychology Professor Emeritus John Jung that document Indochinese refugee resettlement efforts during the mid to late 1970s in California and includes minutes, agendas, handbooks, factsheets, correspondence, newsletters, directories, reports, and anthropological survey materials from the US government and other organizations that were supporting refugee settlement in Southern California.
Extent 0.4 Linear feet (1 box).