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American Experience; Nixon; Nam Dinh bomb damage, North Vietnam, 1972.

Part of The Vietnam Collection.

05/01/1972

Bomb damage, Nam Dinh, North Vietnam (60 miles south of Hanoi). Grinberg acquired this from Japan. Badly damaged buildings, people in street. Close-up woman's face. Devastated residential area, heaps of rubble. Sign, telegraph posts bent and flattened. People in rubble, some women. Date 05/23/1972 painted on beam. Close shot of damage. Handsome woman breast feeding baby. Close shot young girls salvaging bricks. Good wide shot, people working in rubble. (Nice quality for print).


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Series
American Experience
Program
Nixon
Program Number

302

Title

Nam Dinh bomb damage, North Vietnam, 1972.

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

00:02:30

Asset Type

Stock footage

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Children and war
Masonry
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
War--Environmental aspects
Rubble
Vietnam (Democratic Republic)
Nam Dinh (Vietnam)
Breastfeeding
Building
Locations
Nam Dinh, North Vietnam
Genres
Documentary
Topics
History
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; Nam Dinh bomb damage, North Vietnam, 1972.,” 05/01/1972, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 4, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_DDC09B959C014C3DA77E70B12A980F0E.
MLA: “American Experience; Nixon; Nam Dinh bomb damage, North Vietnam, 1972..” 05/01/1972. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 4, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_DDC09B959C014C3DA77E70B12A980F0E>.
APA: American Experience; Nixon; Nam Dinh bomb damage, North Vietnam, 1972.. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_DDC09B959C014C3DA77E70B12A980F0E
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