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Sully, François : 1927-1971 : Papers and photographs, 1958-1983 (Bulk, 1963-1971) | UMass Boston Digital Archives

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Brief Description: Please note: Copyright for Francois Sully's photographs resides with Newsweek Magazine. Users are responsible for seeking copyright permission from Newsweek Magazine to publish photographs from this collection for any use not covered by Fair Use. Contact for more information.

The papers of Francois Sully consist of stories Sully wrote for Newsweek and other newsmagazines, material he used in editing We the Vietnamese: voices from Vietnam, and subject files he used as background information for his newstories, including articles and clippings published in the United States and both South and North Vietnam, government and military press packages, captured documents, etc. This collection also contains contact sheets, negatives, and submission sheets Sully sent to Newsweek, color slides, and military publicity photographs

Biographical Note: Photojournalist Francois Sully, born in 1927 or 1928 in France, joined the French Army and was assigned to Vietnam in the 1940s. After choosing to be discharged in Saigon in 1947, FS became a correspondent for both Vietnamese and French publications. He lived in Saigon and worked for Newsweek from 1961 until his death in a helicopter crash in 1971. Sully also wrote articles for magazines such as Business week, Medical world news, and the New Republic