These paintings are the unseen, expressive counterpart to the history of the Vietnam war. The paintings contain the individual and the war they served in, resulting in a portrait that reflects how a soldier’s identity becomes inextricably meshed with their wartime experience. Even more hauntingly, the paintings reflect that war …
View photographs, drawings, manuscript essays, and correspondence from our archival collections.
Letters from Owen Wister (1860-1938), the author of "The Virginian," to a variety of people, including many to George Lorimer, the former editor of the famed "Saturday Evening Post."
Published between 1989 and 1996, the Vietnam Generation Journal and its accompanying newsletter served as a premier source of essays, artwork, poetry
and other materials for the field of Vietnam War studies. When the journal ceased publication, the Vietnam Generation archives were sent to the Connelly Library Department of Special …
Collection of essays by researchers who have used the Imaginative Representations of the Vietnam War Collection, including essays by John S. Baky, Director of Library Services and Curator of Special Collections at La Salle University.
Welcome to Digital Collections. This site features unique selections from the Department of Special Collections in the Connelly Library of La Salle University.
Special Collections houses a diverse range of materials, from 15th century illuminated devotionals to subject collections treating contemporary social issues. Our Digital Collections aim to highlight our print collections and make some content available online to the public.