Youzhong Shi papers, 1946-1973  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Shi, Youzhong, 1902-
Title
Youzhong Shi papers
Dates
1946-1973 (inclusive)
Quantity
ca. 9 cubic ft
Collection Number
2221
Summary
Speeches and writings, conference and convention files, notes, subject files, tape recorded interviews and papers
Repository
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
98195-2900
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
speccoll@uw.edu
Access Restrictions

Open to all users.

Records stored offsite; advance notice required for use.

Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Professor of Asian language and literature, University of Washington, author.

Professor Shih was born in Foochow, China in 1901. He entered Fukien Christian University in Foochow at the age of twenty, receiving his B.A. there in 1925. In 1930 he was awarded a M.A. in Chinese Philosophy from Yenching University, Peking. During the next six years Shih taught history, literature and philosophy at various universities throught China. In 1936 he came to the United States and enrolled in the University of Southern California from which he obtained his Ph.D. in 1939. He returned to China to teach. After World War II Shih came again to the United States, this time as an Assistant Professor at the University of Washington. He became a member of the Far Eastern and Russian Institute's Chinese History Project in 1947. Shih was promoted to the rank of Associate Professor in 1950, and became a full Professor in 1956. After a thirty year employment at the University, Shih retired in 1975.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

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Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

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Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

 

Accession No. 2221-001: Vincent Y. C. Shih papers, 1946-1973Return to Top

7 cu. ft.

Scope and Content: Correspondence, 1946-1973; speeches and writings, conference and convention files, notes, subject files, tape recorded interviews.

Correspondence (much in Chinese) reflecting his research in Chinese history and philosophy.

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users.

Records stored offsite; advance notice required for use.

Restrictions on Use: Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info: Professor Shih. Date unknown (1973), 1973-01-01

Description
Vincent Y. C. Shih papers

Accession No. 2221-002: Vincent Shih papers, [Information not available]Return to Top

2 cu. ft.

Scope and Content: Speeches and writings, reprints.

This accession consists of papers (many undated), and reprints in the fields of Prof. Shih's interests--i.e., Chinese history, literature, and philosophy. Many are inscribed to Shih by colleagues or former students.

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users.

Records stored offsite; advanced notice required for use.

Restrictions on Use: Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info: Professor Shih. Date unknown (summer, 1974), 1974-01-01

Description
Vincent Shih papers

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Corporate Names :
  • American Society for Asian and Comparative Philosophy
  • American-Asian Educational Exchange
  • China Institute in America
  • Philosophy East and West
  • Rendition
  • University of Washington. Dept. of Asian Languages and Literature
  • University of Washington. Far Eastern and Russian Institute
  • University of Washington. Senate. Faculty Study and Research Committee
  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • Chang, Chun (creator)
    • Chao, Yuen Ren, 1892-1982 (creator)
    • Chen, W. T (creator)
    • Cheng, Hsi (creator)
    • Demiéville, Paul (creator)
    • Dong, Zuobin, 1895-1963 (creator)
    • Fairbank, John King, 1907-1991 (creator)
    • Feng, Yu-lan (creator)
    • Frodsham, J. D (creator)
    • Goodrich, L. Carrington (Luther Carrington), 1894-1986 (creator)
    • Hu, Shih (creator)
    • Mote, Fritz (creator)
    • Scott, Roderick, 1885- (creator)
    • Shi, Youzhong, 1902- (creator)
    • Xiao, Gongquan, 1897-1981 (creator)
    • Yoshikawa, Kōjirō, 1904-1980 (creator)
    • Zhang, Junmai, 1886-1969 (creator)
    • Zheng, Jian (creator)
    • Corporate Names :
    • China Quarterly (creator)
    • Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace (creator)
    • University of Washington. University Archives

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • University Archives/Faculty Papers (University of Washington)