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American Experience; Nixon; General Do Cau Tri interview, 1970

Part of The Vietnam Collection.

04/30/1970

Cambodia Operations and General Do Cau Tri. South Vietnam compound near Cambodian border, US helicopters. Trucks and tanks moving. General Do Cau Tri, sync, answers questions for journalists. More tanks, helicopters. (52' silent and sound on film in middle)


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Series
American Experience
Program
Nixon
Program Number

302

Title

General Do Cau Tri interview, 1970

Series Description

Premiered October 1988 As television's longest-running, most-watched history series, American Experience brings to life the incredible characters and epic stories that helped form this nation. Now in its eighteenth season, the series has produced over 180 programs and garnered every major broadcast award. Series release date: 10/1988

Program Description

In this three-hour presentation, Richard Nixon's life and political career are reassessed primarily by those who knew him best. The program chronicles his life from boyhood in Yorba Linda, California, through his days as a young Congressman to his presidency where he astounded the nation with his foreign policy initiatives and then left office in disgrace.

Duration

00:01:46

Asset Type

Stock footage

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Vietnam (Republic)
Do Cau Tri
Helicopters
Tanks
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Cambodia
ARVN (Army of the Republic of Vietnam)
Vietnam (Republic)
Go Dau Ha Naval Base, Vietnam
Locations
Godaha, South Vietnam
Genres
Documentary
Topics
History
Contributors
Do Cau Tri (Speaker)
Publication Information
ABC News VideoSource
Rights Summary

Footage courtesy of ABC News Rights Holder: ABC News VideoSource (http://abcnews.go.com)

Citation
Chicago: “American Experience; Nixon; General Do Cau Tri interview, 1970,” 04/30/1970, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8905B516F2C44438AFE3034446F55F40.
MLA: “American Experience; Nixon; General Do Cau Tri interview, 1970.” 04/30/1970. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8905B516F2C44438AFE3034446F55F40>.
APA: American Experience; Nixon; General Do Cau Tri interview, 1970. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8905B516F2C44438AFE3034446F55F40
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