The Vietnamese Students Association hosted a Vietnamese New Year celebration at the Campus Center of the University of Massachusetts Amherst on February 20, 1985. Collection contains twelve photographs and a program listing sponsors, speakers, performers, the sequence of events, descriptions of ancestor worship, the legend of the earth and the sky cakes, the menu, and some song lyrics.
The collection is open for research.
Contents of Collection
The collection comprises twelve photographs of a Vietnamese New Year celebration hosted by the Vietnamese Students Association on February 20, 1985 at the Campus Center, University of Massachusetts Amherst. In addition to listing sponsors, speakers, performers, and sequence of events, the program describes ancestor worship, the legend of the earth and the sky cakes, the menu for the event, and some song lyrics.
Acquired from Dr. Lucy Nguyen, 1985.
Processed by SCUA staff.
Encoding funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Cite as: Vietnamese Students Association New Year's Day Celebration Collection (MS 106). Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries.