Vietnam War Photographs [Öste]

Summary
Collection ID:
NASM.2015.0027
Creators:
Öste, Bengt
Dates:
bulk 1944-1970
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.05 Cubic Feet
(1 folder)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
This collection consists of 26 black and white prints, mostly 7.25 by 9.5 inch, relating to the Vietnam War era and its aircraft. Most of the photographs were taken by Bengt Öste, in conjunction with his Swedish state media work. The images include photographs of military personnel and aerial views of Vietnam, as well as the following aircraft: Cessna O-1 Bird Dog (L-19); Bell UH-1 Iroquois; Douglas A-4 Skyhawk; Sikorsky H-34; Douglas A3D-2 Skywarrior; McDonnell Douglas F4F-1 Phantom II; Martin B-57B Canberra; Tupolev Tu-16 Badger; and Douglas C-124 Globemaster II. There is also one image of North American P-51 Mustang production in 1944.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Bengt Öste (1927-2004) was a Swedish journalist. During the 1960s Öste worked in print media, as an editor for both Svenska Dagbladet and Idun Swedish newspapers. In 1971 he joined Swedish state TV2's news program Report, where he worked until his retirement in 1992.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Christer Hedberg, Gift, 2015

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
No restrictions on access.
Preferred Citation
Vietnam War Photographs [Öste], Accession 2015-0027, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Conditions Governing Use
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests

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Bell UH-1B (HU-1B) Iroquois (Huey) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
McDonnell F-4 (F4H) Phantom II Family Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Douglas C-124 Globemaster II Family Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Martin (Glenn L.) B-57B Canberra (Model 272B) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Douglas A3D-1 (A-3A) Skywarrior Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sikorsky (S-58) H-34A (CH-34A) Choctaw Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
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