This summer the VHS presents three exhibitions on the Vietnam War experience.
On display through August 30, 2009:
• Soul Soldiers: African Americans
and the Vietnam Era
• Marking Time: Voyage to Vietnam
• Bring Paul Home: Phyllis Galanti
and Vietnam War POWs
• See all current exhibitions
Please take a few moments to answer one or more of the questions below.
• What did you know about Vietnam before the conflict?
• What do you remember about the news coverage during the Vietnam War? How did media images affect how you felt about the war?
• What one song from the 1960s or 70s best captures the spirit of the Vietnam era? Why?
• What did you think about President Johnson's decision not to seek reelection in 1968?
• What do you remember about the Tet Offensive, the 1971 Peace March, or the 1973 Peace Treaty?
• How have movies about the Vietnam War (Deer Hunter, Platoon, etc.) affected your opinion about the conflict?
View a list of items relating to the Vietnam experience available online