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China

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Four images of scenes in China / Two images of Funchal (?) , circa 1900

 Item — Oversize 1: Series 3, Folder: 3
Call Number: MSS 12, Series III
Scope and Contents: Four images of various scenes in China, some of architecture, one rooftop view of a village, and one scene of a woman in Western dress holding an infant at some sort of stone building. Two images of Madeira, one labeled "Camara de Lobos." Possibly related to Mariannhill Mission/Monastery, represented in other images belonging to the same set of former album pages.
Dates: circa 1900

Four images of scenes in China / Two images of unidentified street scenes, possibly in Funchal , circa 1900

 Item — Oversize 1: Series 3, Folder: 3
Call Number: MSS 12, Series III
Scope and Contents: The four albumen prints of scenes in China depict art, architecture, and local people. The images may be associated with the Mariannhill Missionaries.
Dates: circa 1900

Richard F. C. Hartley papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 646
Overview: Correspondence and business papers of Captain Richard F. C. Hartley, shipping firm owner of Saco, Maine, mainly relating to voyages of the ships Messenger and Devonshire. Also included are Samuel Hartley's memo booklets for the sloop Packet of Saco, 1816-1838. An addition to the collection includes documents of ships owned by Richard Hartley involved in the guano trade between Peru and other countries.
Dates: 1816-1884

Photograph of a settlement in Asia, possibly China , circa 1900

 Item — Oversize 1: Series 3, Folder: 3
Call Number: MSS 12, Series III
Scope and Contents: The image may be associated with the Mariannhill Missionaries.
Dates: circa 1900

Seven photographs of scenes in China , after 1850

 Item — Oversize 1: Series 3, Folder: 3
Call Number: MSS 12, Series III
Scope and Contents: Seven images of Chinese architecture, citizens, landscapes. The images may be associated with the Mariannhill Missionaries.
Dates: after 1850

South and Southeast Asian broadside collection

 Collection
Call Number: MS 2003
Overview: This collection primarily consists of late nineteenth to early twentieth century newspaper broadsides focused on Siam and Dutch, British, and French colonial empires in South and Southeast Asia. Sources for the broadsides are primarily The Illustrated London News, Le Petit Parisien, and Le Petit Journal. Recurring topics include the European travels of Siam’s King Chulalongkorn and his...
Dates: 1800s-1930

Unidentified Asian dwelling with man and snow , circa 1880

 Item — 1: Series 1; Series 2, Folder: 11
Call Number: MSS 12, Series II
Scope and Contents: Small house, perhaps Chinese, in snow.
Dates: circa 1880

Samuel Wells Williams family papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 547
Summary: The papers include correspondence (comprising over half of the collection), manuscripts of Samuel Wells Williams's Syllabic Dictionary of the Chinese Language, themes and lecture notes by Frederick Wells Williams, diaries, newspaper clippings, articles on China, maps, and pictures. The bulk of the correspondence relates to S. W. Williams, missionary, diplomat, and sinologue. The period between 1845 and 1855 has extensive correspondence with missionaries and...
Dates: 1809-1983, bulk 1809-1941