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  • Arts of War on the Web » The Vietnam Experience Exhibit in Petaluma
    30pm Our goal the Museum says is to honor the men and women of both the United States and Vietnam who served their countries in a common cause and to educate our community about the sacrifices that they made Comments Off on The Vietnam Experience Exhibit in Petaluma Posted on September 29th 2010 in History Museums Comments are closed Contents Unsung Heroes Art Exhibit in Boston Bobbie Ann Mason Receives Kentucky Literary Honor Creative Writing Contest The Jeff Sharlet Memorial Award for Veterans Veterans in Politics radio The Photography of Muhammad Abdus Sabur in NYC New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle Pa New HBO Doc on Richard Holbrooke Jefferson Starship Free Concert in D C Nov 8 American Boys Wins Big Book Honor Eddie Adams Enduring Vietnam War Photos Children of the April Rain Play in D C Nov 10 The Draft New Vietnam War Play Tony Gleaton 1948 2015 Don Oberdorfer 1931 2015 Herbert Schandler 1928 2015 Search for Categories Archives Art Art Exhibits Artistic Queries Arts on the Web Book News Book Talk Comic Books Comments Conferences Dance Documentaries Drama Essays Events Feature Films Fiction Games History Honors and Prizes In the Classroom Journalism Journals Magazines Memorials Museums Music Musicals Obituaries On DVD On Line On Stage On TV Opera Photography Plays Poetry Radio Sculpture TV Series Uncategorized Vietnam War Archives February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March 2013 February 2013 January 2013

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  • Arts of War on the Web » Modern Art: VNese Perspectives on the Helicopter War
    self taught mechanic The fifteen minute video offers recollections of the American war by people in Vietnam interspresed with clips from Hollywood films and documentary footage The interviews feature those who lived through the war talking about the ubiquitous American helicopters along with two younger men who discuss present day choppers used for a far more peaceful purpose in farming Comments Off on Modern Art VNese Perspectives on the Helicopter War Posted on August 21st 2010 in Art Art Exhibits Museums Comments are closed Contents Unsung Heroes Art Exhibit in Boston Bobbie Ann Mason Receives Kentucky Literary Honor Creative Writing Contest The Jeff Sharlet Memorial Award for Veterans Veterans in Politics radio The Photography of Muhammad Abdus Sabur in NYC New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle Pa New HBO Doc on Richard Holbrooke Jefferson Starship Free Concert in D C Nov 8 American Boys Wins Big Book Honor Eddie Adams Enduring Vietnam War Photos Children of the April Rain Play in D C Nov 10 The Draft New Vietnam War Play Tony Gleaton 1948 2015 Don Oberdorfer 1931 2015 Herbert Schandler 1928 2015 Search for Categories Archives Art Art Exhibits Artistic Queries Arts on the Web Book News Book Talk Comic Books Comments Conferences Dance Documentaries Drama Essays Events Feature Films Fiction Games History Honors and Prizes In the Classroom Journalism Journals Magazines Memorials Museums Music Musicals Obituaries On DVD On Line On Stage On TV Opera Photography Plays Poetry Radio Sculpture TV Series Uncategorized Vietnam War Archives February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February

    Original URL path: http://vva.org/blog/museums/modern-art-vnese-perspectives-on-the-helicopter-war/ (2016-02-15)
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  • Arts of War on the Web » Photos of the Names on The Wall
    appear on its Virtual Wall web site on the Internet We ve got 10 000 already Scruggs told The Washington Post By the time we get this built we ll have 80 to 85 percent of them And then within 10 days we ll have the rest For info on how to submit a photo go to the VVMF web page Comments Off on Photos of the Names on The Wall Posted on September 22nd 2009 in Memorials Museums Comments are closed Contents Unsung Heroes Art Exhibit in Boston Bobbie Ann Mason Receives Kentucky Literary Honor Creative Writing Contest The Jeff Sharlet Memorial Award for Veterans Veterans in Politics radio The Photography of Muhammad Abdus Sabur in NYC New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle Pa New HBO Doc on Richard Holbrooke Jefferson Starship Free Concert in D C Nov 8 American Boys Wins Big Book Honor Eddie Adams Enduring Vietnam War Photos Children of the April Rain Play in D C Nov 10 The Draft New Vietnam War Play Tony Gleaton 1948 2015 Don Oberdorfer 1931 2015 Herbert Schandler 1928 2015 Search for Categories Archives Art Art Exhibits Artistic Queries Arts on the Web Book News Book Talk Comic Books Comments Conferences Dance Documentaries Drama Essays Events Feature Films Fiction Games History Honors and Prizes In the Classroom Journalism Journals Magazines Memorials Museums Music Musicals Obituaries On DVD On Line On Stage On TV Opera Photography Plays Poetry Radio Sculpture TV Series Uncategorized Vietnam War Archives February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January

    Original URL path: http://vva.org/blog/museums/photos-of-the-names-on-the-wall/ (2016-02-15)
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  • Arts of War on the Web » Nam Chopper Names Wanted
    artwork graffiti everything and anything that was painted officially and unofficially on in country Army copters If you d like to help email the name info and or scanned nose art pictures to johnmailman yahoo com Comments Off on Nam Chopper Names Wanted Posted on July 23rd 2009 in Museums Music Comments are closed Contents Unsung Heroes Art Exhibit in Boston Bobbie Ann Mason Receives Kentucky Literary Honor Creative Writing Contest The Jeff Sharlet Memorial Award for Veterans Veterans in Politics radio The Photography of Muhammad Abdus Sabur in NYC New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle Pa New HBO Doc on Richard Holbrooke Jefferson Starship Free Concert in D C Nov 8 American Boys Wins Big Book Honor Eddie Adams Enduring Vietnam War Photos Children of the April Rain Play in D C Nov 10 The Draft New Vietnam War Play Tony Gleaton 1948 2015 Don Oberdorfer 1931 2015 Herbert Schandler 1928 2015 Search for Categories Archives Art Art Exhibits Artistic Queries Arts on the Web Book News Book Talk Comic Books Comments Conferences Dance Documentaries Drama Essays Events Feature Films Fiction Games History Honors and Prizes In the Classroom Journalism Journals Magazines Memorials Museums Music Musicals Obituaries On DVD On Line On Stage On TV Opera Photography Plays Poetry Radio Sculpture TV Series Uncategorized Vietnam War Archives February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March 2013 February 2013 January 2013 December 2012 November 2012 October

    Original URL path: http://vva.org/blog/museums/320/ (2016-02-15)
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  • Arts of War on the Web » Museums
    particle board and is based on the mountain range in Colorado where Lin maintains a second home What follows is a listing Lin s career artistic achievements from an article on the exhibit in the San Francisco Chronicle 1982 Vietnam Veterans Memorial Washington D C 1988 The Peace Chapel Juniata College Pa 1989 Civil Rights Memorial Montgomery Ala 1993 The Women s Table Yale University New Haven Conn 1995 The Wave Field University of Michigan Ann Arbor Mich 1999 Langston Hughes Library Clinton Tenn 2000 Confluence Project installations along the Columbia and Snake rivers in Washington state 2000 Boundaries Simon Schuster 2000 Time Table Stanford University Palo Alto 2003 Chosen as a member of the selection jury of the World Trade Center Site Memorial Competition 2005 Elected to the American Academy of Arts Letters 2005 Elected to the National Women s Hall of Fame Posted on November 3rd 2008 in Art Exhibits Museums Aircraft Carrier Intrepid Museum to Re Open Nov 11 in NYC On Thursday October 2nd after a two year refurbishment project the aircraft carrier Intrepid returned to its former berth at Pier 86 off West 46th Street in New York City s Hudson River The sixty five year old aircraft carrier which saw service in World War II and did three tours of duty in the Vietnam War had been at Pier 86 for twenty five years before leaving in 2006 for Staten Island so that the pier could be rebuilt and the ship overhauled The new Intrepid Museum is scheduled to reopen on November 8 and hold a grand opening celebration on Veterans Day November 11 On tap will be a series of interactive exhibits and a wide array of virtual multi sensory technology The museum will feature 30 restored aircraft the former USS Growler submarine and a supersonic Concorde Posted on October 8th 2008 in Museums Father Son Relations Semper Fidelis How I Met My Father is the title of a new mixed media fine art exhibition that will be on view from May 23 Memorial Day to July 7 at the National Museum of the Marine Corps which is located right off I 95 south of Quantico Virginia The exhibition is a combination of Hubbard s work in ceramics photography and graphic design It includes USMC reports letters written by Hubbard s Marine Corps Vietnam veteran father and archival photos of Hubbard senior who was killed in Vietnam was his son was just two years old For more info go to the museum s website http www usmcmuseum org index asp Click here for a virtual look at Tom Hubbard s work admin on May 6th 2008 in Museums The Newseum On Thursday April 4 a week before its official opening Washington D C s newest museum the Newseum held a solemn ceremony honoring four journalists who were killed in a 1971 helicopter crash in Laos The memorial service which drew a large crowd of former Vietnam War journalists commemorated the dedication of the

    Original URL path: http://vva.org/blog/category/museums/page/2/ (2016-02-15)
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  • Arts of War on the Web » ‘Unseen Warriors’: Vietnam War Cameraman Doc
    the 1968 Tet Offensive In addition to the narration there also are the voices of the cameramen looking back on their work during the war For more info go to the Traditions Military Videos web site Comments Off on Unseen Warriors Vietnam War Cameraman Doc Posted on May 4th 2015 in Documentaries Photography Vietnam War Comments are closed Contents Unsung Heroes Art Exhibit in Boston Bobbie Ann Mason Receives Kentucky Literary Honor Creative Writing Contest The Jeff Sharlet Memorial Award for Veterans Veterans in Politics radio The Photography of Muhammad Abdus Sabur in NYC New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle Pa New HBO Doc on Richard Holbrooke Jefferson Starship Free Concert in D C Nov 8 American Boys Wins Big Book Honor Eddie Adams Enduring Vietnam War Photos Children of the April Rain Play in D C Nov 10 The Draft New Vietnam War Play Tony Gleaton 1948 2015 Don Oberdorfer 1931 2015 Herbert Schandler 1928 2015 Search for Categories Archives Art Art Exhibits Artistic Queries Arts on the Web Book News Book Talk Comic Books Comments Conferences Dance Documentaries Drama Essays Events Feature Films Fiction Games History Honors and Prizes In the Classroom Journalism Journals Magazines Memorials Museums Music Musicals Obituaries On DVD On Line On Stage On TV Opera Photography Plays Poetry Radio Sculpture TV Series Uncategorized Vietnam War Archives February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March 2013 February 2013 January 2013 December

    Original URL path: http://vva.org/blog/photography/unseen-warriors-vietnam-war-cameraman-doc/ (2016-02-15)
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  • Arts of War on the Web » PBS Vietnam War docs
    Vietnam on this page last fall For more info on the other shows go to www pbs org about news archive 2015 vietnam special programming Comments Off on PBS Vietnam War docs Posted on April 27th 2015 in Documentaries TV Series Vietnam War Comments are closed Contents Unsung Heroes Art Exhibit in Boston Bobbie Ann Mason Receives Kentucky Literary Honor Creative Writing Contest The Jeff Sharlet Memorial Award for Veterans Veterans in Politics radio The Photography of Muhammad Abdus Sabur in NYC New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle Pa New HBO Doc on Richard Holbrooke Jefferson Starship Free Concert in D C Nov 8 American Boys Wins Big Book Honor Eddie Adams Enduring Vietnam War Photos Children of the April Rain Play in D C Nov 10 The Draft New Vietnam War Play Tony Gleaton 1948 2015 Don Oberdorfer 1931 2015 Herbert Schandler 1928 2015 Search for Categories Archives Art Art Exhibits Artistic Queries Arts on the Web Book News Book Talk Comic Books Comments Conferences Dance Documentaries Drama Essays Events Feature Films Fiction Games History Honors and Prizes In the Classroom Journalism Journals Magazines Memorials Museums Music Musicals Obituaries On DVD On Line On Stage On TV Opera Photography Plays Poetry Radio Sculpture TV Series Uncategorized Vietnam War Archives February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March 2013 February 2013 January 2013 December 2012 November 2012 October 2012 September 2012 August 2012 July 2012 June

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  • Arts of War on the Web » Documentaries
    year period 1957 87 as many as a million people at Lejeune marines their families and civilian employees drank and bathed in tap water tainted with dangerously elevated levels of toxic chemicals This contamination resulted in epidemic levels of catastrophic human illness including cancers miscarriages stillbirths and birth defects The water s dangers were well known to the chain of command including a series of base commandants all of whom took little or no action or mired those actions in endless loops of military red tape It took years of grassroots battles and lengthy federal inquiries before Congress passed the Honoring America s Veterans and Caring for Camp Lejeune Families Act in August 2012 assuring medical care to those injured by exposure to Camp Lejeune s water Many people were involved in the long journey from cover up to the signing of that bill but one man in particular retired Marine staff sergeant Jerry Ensminger is at the center of the effort His motivation is profound one of Lejeune s victims was his own daughter Janey dead at age 9 from leukemia one of the illnesses now acknowledged to be a result of Lejeune s bad water One in ten Americans lives within ten miles of a contaminated military site and there are more than 130 environmentally contaminated military sites in the United States making the Department of Defense the nation s largest polluter The sad tale of Camp Lejeune is not an outlyer or a tragic single event it s simply one of many military environmental debacles most of which are stories yet untold S emper Fi is a memorable documentary of importance to veterans in general and particularly to USMC vets and families who lived and served at Lejeune in those toxic years between 1957 87 Semper Fi is available from Netflix Amazon iTunes and SundanceNow The film s web site is www semperfialwaysfaithful com Richard Currey Posted on April 10th 2014 in Documentaries The New American Heroes Channel s Series Against the Odds Earlier this month Discovery Communications changed the name of its Military Channel to the American Heroes Channel One of the newly named channel s new series is Against the Odds which profiles the actions of American troops in uphill battles in World War II Korea Vietnam and Iraq The first episode of the new series ran on March 3 it zeroed on on the Battle of Hue City in January and February of 1968 during the Tet Offensive The episode contained rare footage of U S Marines in action as they faced daunting odds against entrenched NVA troops as they fought street by street for control of Hue Along with narration from actor Rob Lowe we also hear the present day voices of Marines who took part in the vicious fighting The episode does not spare the viewer images of dead and severely wounded American Marines Upcoming episodes will look at the World War II Battles of Okinawa the Bulge and Tarawa the Battle

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