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- Beach, Harlan P. (Harlan Page), 1854-1933 4
- Hume, Edward H. (Edward Hicks), 1876-1957 4
- Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958 4
- Baker, Ray Stannard, 1870-1946 3
- Bevis, Palmer 3
- Bingham, Millicent Todd, 1880-1968 3
- Chong Ji shu yuan (Hong Kong, China) 3
- Dayton, Arthur Bliss, 1889- 3
- Dong hai da xue 3
- Johns Hopkins University 3
- Latourette, Kenneth Scott, 1884-1968 3
- Perkins, Frances, 1880-1965 3
- Reed, Edward Bliss, 1872-1940 3
- Silliman University 3
- Smith, Robert Ashton, 1914- 3
- Todd, David P. (David Peck), 1855-1939 3
- Todd, Mabel Loomis, 1856-1932 3 ∧ less
George Henry Hubbard papers
Call Number: MS 965
Overview: Chiefly diaries and account books kept by George Henry Hubbard describing his travels and his activities in Fukien Province as administrator of various schools, hospitals and missions. The account books provide a record for one of his schools and for his own personal expenses. Also in the papers are four letters to Hubbard, a diary containing school lessons kept by Hubbard's mother-in-law, Hannah Louise Plimpton Peet Hartwell, and notes on Paradise Lost made by...
Edward H. and Lotta C. Hume papers
Call Number: MS 787
Overview: The papers document the career of Edward H. Hume, a physician and educator, whose major work was divided between China, where he founded the Hunan-Yale Medical College (1914) and New York, where he was trustee and director of the New York Post-Graduate Medical School and Hospital (1928-1933). His life-long interest in Chinese medical problems is shown in his correspondence with members of the Yale-in-China Association staff. His subject files document the history of the various institutions of...
James Jackson Jarves collection
Call Number: MS 301
Overview: Consists of family correspondence, general correspondence, diaries, and memorabilia of the Jarves family. Major family correspondents are James Jackson Jarves, his first wife, Elizabeth Russell Swain Jarves, his son Horatio Deming Jarves, and his second wife Isabel Heyden Jarves. Collection also contains working files of Francis Steegmuller, author of The Two Lives of James Jackson Jarves, 1951.
George Alexander Kennedy papers
Call Number: MS 308
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, manuscripts, notes, drafts of articles, bibliographies, clippings and printed articles and reviews by others. The material all relates to Chinese literature. Principal correspondents include John DeFrancis, Robert B. Hall, James R. Ware, Pearl S. Buck, John Hersey and Norman Cousins.
William Kent family papers
Call Number: MS 309
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, writings, topical files, biographical files, scrapbooks, and other material relating to William Kent's businesses, political activities, and family. The papers document his activities as a municipal reformer in Chicago and Northern California; his interests in conservation, recreation, and public control of water power; his campaigns for election to Congress; his service in the U.S. House of Representatives and on the U.S. Tariff Commission; and his...
Korean American Students of Yale records
Call Number: RU 871
Overview: The records consist of membership lists, charter, printed matter, news articles, and notes documenting the activities and operations of the Korean American Students of Yale (KASY), an undergraduate Yale organization. Also included are the rcords of the Korean-American Intercollegiate Network (KIN).
Korean War collection
Call Number: MS 742
Overview: An artificial collection of leaflets, radio scripts, newspapers, and posters produced by American, Chinese, and Korean governments for use during the Korean War as propaganda devices.
Dickson H. and Marjorie B. Leavens papers
Call Number: MS 715
Overview: The major portion of the papers of Dickson H. Leavens, economist and faculty member of the Yale Mission College in China, is made up of family and business correspondence. In the family correspondence, conducted regularly over nearly two decades (1909-1922), Leavens reports on the activities of the College and on political events in China, particularly in Changsha and Hunan. With his business correspondents, who were largely members of the Yale-in-China staff, the main subject is mission...
Hervey DeLoss Leland papers
Call Number: MS 989
Overview: Diary, diplomas, and miscellaneous papers, chiefly documenting Hervey D. Leland's periods of service as a teacher in Japan. The diary (1909) was written while he was teaching English in Iwakuni, Japan.
Walter Clay Lowdermilk papers
Call Number: MS 597
Overview: Typed manuscript (mimeograph) "Soil, Forest, and Water Conservation in China, Israel, Africa, and the United States," oral history interview (703 pages in two volumes) conducted by Malca Chall for the Regional Oral History Office at the University of California at Berkeley, illustrated, 1969, Berkeley, California. Also included is a typed manuscript (mimeograph) "The Heavens Cooperate," by Inez M. Lowdermilk.
David Townsend Mason Papers
Call Number: MS 545
Overview: The papers consist entirely of Mason's diaries and travel journals spanning the years 1907-1973. The sixty-eight volumes of diaries deal chiefly with forestry and give considerable attention to the formulation of national policy on forests in the 1930s. The fifteen travel diaries (1950-1972) record Mason's almost annual trips to Europe and the Far East and are also largely devoted to technical subjects.
Charles James Morse papers
Call Number: MS 978
Overview: The largest part of these papers consist of 137 volumes of translations into English, mainly from Japanese, of published works on Japanese and other branches of Oriental art. Also in the papers are two bound volumes of letters from Japan written between 1897 and 1898 by Charles James Morse and his wife, Anne Perkins Woodbridge Morse.
Filmer Stuart Cuckow Northrop papers
Call Number: MS 627
Overview: The papers contain correspondence, notes and lectures, writings, research materials, publications of other scholars, photographs, journals, and miscellanea documenting the professional career of Filmer Stuart Cuckow Northrop, professor of philosophy and law at Yale University from 1923-1962. The papers primarily document the professional activities and research interests of Northrop, not his Yale teaching career and personal life. The correspondence reflects his professional and research...
Dates: 1914-1992, bulk 1914-1985
Oriental art and architecture slide collection
Call Number: VRC 1950
Overview: Collection consists of color and black and white 35 mm slides of architecture, painting, sculpture, ceramics, furniture, and metals of South, Southeast, and East Asia. Entries for countries, some of which have older place names, include Afghanistan, Burma (Myanmar), Cambodia, Ceylon (Sri Lanka), Indonesia (including Java and Bali), Korea, Mongolia, Nepal, Pakistan, Siam (Thailand), Tibet, and Vietnam.
Dates: ca. 1960-2005
Oriental Arts Lantern Slide Collection
Call Number: VRC 3004
Overview: Collection consists of black and white glass lantern slides of Western and Southern Asia. Entries for countries, some of which have older place names, include Afghanistan, Bali (Indonesia), Ceylon (Sri Lanka), Formosa (Taiwan), Java (Indonesia), Korea, and Siam (Thailand).
Call Number: MS 1351
Overview: A collection of pamphlets from African, South American, Latin American, Asian, European, and North American countries which include material relating to politics, economics, social conditions, agriculture, legal topics, religious activities, history, government operations, education, and other areas. The collection is particularly strong in the area of African materials, with several nations represented.
Dates: 1570-1990, bulk 1945-1982
William E. and Myra L. Parsons papers
Call Number: MS 1033
Overview: Correspondence, receipts, and memorabilia connected with a trip to Manila taken by William E. Parsons with his wife, Myra, while working as consulting architect to the Philippine government. Included in the correspondence are accounts by Myra Parson of the trip across the Pacific, descriptions of life in Manila, and comments on the political situation in the Far East.
John Hall Paxton papers
Call Number: MS 629
Overview: Correspondence, writings, photographs and printed materials of John Hall Paxton, American foreign service officer. The papers reflect primarily Paxton's service in China from 1925 to 1949, broken only by a year in Teheran in 1943. He made a dramatic escape from China (1949) and returned to the United States. He broadcast for the Voice of America, and returned as Consul to Isfahan, Iran in 1951, where he died in 1953. His papers include reports on Chinese economic and political conditions,...
William Winston Pettus papers
Call Number: MS 786
Overview: Correspondence, diaries, writings, and memorabilia of William Winston Pettus, surgeon at the Hsiang-Ya Hospital of the Yale-China Association in Changsha, China. His letters to his parents, beginning in 1928, report on his undergraduate life at Yale and later on medical school. After 1940, when he returned to China, his letters discuss his day-to-day activities as a doctor in wartime at the hospital in Changsha. The writings include diaries and drafts of unpublished articles. Also in the papers...
Theodore Martindale Purdy photographs and papers
Call Number: MS 1994
Overview: This collection consists of photograph albums, maps, diaries and other materials documenting the worldwide travels of Theodore Martindale Purdy from 1883 to 1931.