Ch'en (Shou-yi) Papers
Scope and Contents
- 1900 - 1978
- Ch'en, Shou-yi (Creator, Person)
Language of Materials
Throughout his career, Prof. Ch'en maintained life-long friendships and connections with several prominent figures in modern Chinese intellectual history, most notably Hu Shih, Lin Yutang, Fu Sinian, and Chiang Monlin. Correspondence and letters to and from these and a few others form the majority of what has been processed so far.
29 boxes (9 document boxes located in Blaisdell Room 20 records boxes located in Asian Library) : Professional and personal correspondence, 1930s-1970s; Photos, including those of family and friends; Personal documents including employment letters from Peking University; Lingnan University related documents, including photos, exams, reading notes; memoranda and reports pertaining to Pomona Colleges administrative and department matters; personal library of Chinese manuscripts, ephemera, and photos from the 18th to early 20th century.
Organization and Arrangement
Series 1: Correspondence Series 2: Photographs Series 3: Biographical materials Series 4: Teaching and research materials
Provenance/Source of Acquisition
- Ch'en Shou-yi Papers
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