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The Vietnam War


Anti-Vietnam War Protests in the San Francisco Bay Area and Beyond

Detailed timeline of the anti-war movement, including links to related websites, audio, and video. Presented by the U.C. Berkeley Library Media Resources Center.

Battlefield Vietnam

PBS timeline of major events in the Vietnam War, with accompanying thematic essays.

C.I.A. Air Operations in Laos 1955-1974

C.I.A. Center for the Study of Intelligence article reviewing air operations in Laos.

Fiftieth Anniversary of the Catonsville Nine commemoration of the Catonsville Nine's actions in 1968.

Fire and Faith: The Catonsville Nine File

Online collection and exhibit from Digital Maryland, exploring the Catonsville Nine, and their burning of draft records on May 17, 1968.

Forty Years on From the Fall of Saigon

Guardian article from 2015 reviewing the significance of the fall of Saigon in 1975.

Indochina: Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos

Primary source exploring Indochina in the 1950s, presented by the Avalon Project from Yale Law School.

Overview of the Vietnam War

Digital History exhibit exploring the Vietnam War. Use the angled tabs at the top of the page to access the different components of the exhibit.

Statistical Information about casualties of the Vietnam War

U.S. National Archives article. Includes summary articles, and links to source data.

The Vietnam War

Learn NC site including a detailed timeline of the Vietnam War, and interviews with five participants.

The Vietnam War: A Film by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick

Site for Ken Burns and Lynn Novick's 2017 ten-part, 18-hour documentary series, THE VIETNAM WAR.

United States of America Vietnam War Commemoration

Department of Defense website of resources relating to the 50th anniversary commemoration of the Vietnam War, 2012-2025.

Vietnam War

Extended article providing chronological and thematic information about the Vietnam War. Navigate using the menu on the left side. Includes a gallery of primary sources.

Vietnam War Memorial

National Parks Service site for the Vietnam War Memorial. Includes a directory to find a name.

Maintained by the staff of the Social Science & History Department, State Library Resource Center, Enoch Pratt Free Library