"The Tonkin Bay incident; an address to faculty and students on United States involvement in Vietnam"



Streaming Media


The Right of Dissent -Political Science Department


50 minutes

Original Description

College Center Ballroom


Morse, an Oregon politician, attorney, and former candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination, was an outspoken opponent of the Vietnam war. In 1964, Morse was one of only two senators to vote against the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution, which authorized expanded U.S. intervention in Vietnam. Morse's lecture was introduced by Dean Howard Boroughs.

Transferred and preserved by Portland State University Library’s Special Collections with the generous support of the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by the Oregon State Library.


Vietnam War -- 1961-1975, International relations

Original Format

Reel to reel, 3.75 ips, dual track


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