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John B. Appleton photographs

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:John B. Appleton (1891-1953) was a geographer and intelligence analyst. He traveled and researched in China, Japan and Korea in 1934-1936.The collection documents Appleton's travels in China, Japan, Korea and Manchuria in the 1930s including his passage through Oahu, Aden Port Said, Malta, Singapore and Kuala Lumpur. The primary subject matter is the monuments of China and Japan, the landscapes and agriculture, and the lives of the workers. Aspects of rice, soybean and tea cultivation are captured, as are silkworm cultivation and silk processing; coal mining; and steel processing.
 
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Albert W. Bash Papers

Repository:University of Puget Sound, Archives & Special Collections
Summary:Albert Weimer Bash of Port Townsend, Washington, was involved in the development of a scheme to extend U.S. railway lines across the Pacific Ocean and on through mainland China between 1895 and 1912 and was associated with the American China Development Company and the China Investment and Construction Company. The collection contains correspondence, photographs, maps, clippings, publications and papers.
 
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Ralph Works Chaney papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Ralph W. Chaney was an paleobotanist, an author, and a long-time member of the U.S. Park Service Advisory Board on National Parks, Historic Sites, Buildings and Monuments, and of the Save the Redwoods League. The collection contains professional correspondence, paleobotany research, mounted botany specimens, manuscripts and published material, Carnegie Institution research work material, Berkeley faculty material including lectures, correspondence, and committee work, Save the Redwoods League files, manuscripts of books and articles, and photographs.
 
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Chinese Folklore

Repository:University of Oregon, Archives of Northwest Folklore
Summary:Judy Esherick was a student of folklore at the University of Oregon. This collection includes an essay and fieldwork documentation relating to this student's folklore fieldwork project.
 
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Forsythe family papers

Repository:Willamette University Archives and Special Collections
Summary:The Forsythe family papers (1846-2009) contain correspondence, documents, literature, photographs, and ephemera. They represent the collected efforts of Irene Hanson (née Forsythe), Emmett and Bessie Forsythe, and Margaret Grace Forsythe to document their family history.
 
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Germaine Louise Fuller papers

Repository:Willamette University Archives and Special Collections
Summary:The Fuller papers includes teaching materials, photographs, original essays written by Fuller, and information on the Japanese Garden that Fuller designed on the Willamette University campus.
 
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Robert Garfias field recordings (Hong Kong)

Repository:University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives
Summary:Field recordings made in Hong Kong by Robert Garfias, 4/21/66.
 
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Charles M. Grossman papers

Repository:Oregon Health & Science University, Historical Collections & Archives
Summary:Charles M. Grossman (1914-2013) was an instructor at the University of Oregon Medical School; conducted research on the first use of Penicillin clinically, mushroom poisoning, and blood work leading to patents on an early dialysis machine; and later served as co-organizer of the Portland Chapter of the Physicians for Social Responsibility. This collection contains a variety of papers, reprints, travel brochures, correspondence, news clippings, reports, magazine articles, ephemera, bound volumes, A/V materials, and more created and collected by Grossman.
 
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Chinese and Japanese-American Games

Repository:University of Oregon, Archives of Northwest Folklore
Summary:Janie Hall and Janice Shaw were students in the University of Oregon Folklore Studies This collection includes an essay and fieldwork documentation relating to these students' folklore fieldwork project.
 
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Fredric Lieberman field recordings (China)

Repository:University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives
Summary:Field recordings made in Taiwan and other locations, 1963.
 
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Fredric Lieberman recordings: Qin worktapes

Repository:University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives
Summary:A variety of recordings of qin (ch'in) worktapes from commercial (and non-commercial) sources; compiled by Fredric Lieberman.
 
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Stella Lilly papers

Repository:University of Puget Sound, Archives & Special Collections
Summary:Stella Lilly (1890-1986) was an English teacher at Lincoln High School in Tacoma, Washington, from 1921 until her retirement in 1959. The Stella Lilly papers contain periodicals, maps and pamphlets collected by Lilly during a 1937 trip to the 7th World Education Conference in Tokyo, Japan.
 
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Superstitions in the Theatre and the Accompanying Attitudes and Practices Present Today

Repository:University of Oregon, Archives of Northwest Folklore
Summary:Lydia Lord was a student of folklore at the University of Oregon. This collection includes an essay and fieldwork documentation relating to this student's folklore fieldwork project.
 
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Leo Loving independent film collection

Repository:University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:The Leo Loving independent film collection (2003) consists of a copy of a documentary about John Birch, an American military intelligence officer and Baptist missionary working in China before and during World War II. This collection is part of the Utah Independent Film Archive (UIFA).
 
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Chinese New Year Customs

Repository:University of Oregon, Archives of Northwest Folklore
Summary:Jacqueline Lum was a student of folklore at the University of Oregon. This collection includes an essay and fieldwork documentation relating to this student's folklore fieldwork project.
 
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Idabelle Main papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Idabelle Main (1887-1969) was a Christian missionary in China, serving from 1909 through 1941 and then again from 1946 to 1949. She served in Tientsin, Shanghai, and Foochow at multiple colleges and also worked as an editor. The collection includes correspondence, church materials, diaries and a biography written by her niece. Also included are photographs from her time in China.
 
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Amongst the Children of China

Repository:University of Oregon, Archives of Northwest Folklore
Summary:Krislyn K. Mansinon was a student of folklore at the University of Oregon. This collection includes an essay and fieldwork documentation relating to this student's folklore fieldwork project.
 
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Folklore Collection

Repository:University of Oregon, Archives of Northwest Folklore
Summary:Jarrod McClung was a student of folklore at the University of Oregon. This collection includes an essay and fieldwork documentation relating to this student's folklore fieldwork project.
 
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Fieldwork Project

Repository:University of Oregon, Archives of Northwest Folklore
Summary:Rudi Montoya was a student of folklore at the University of Oregon. Collection includes an essay and fieldwork documentation relating to this student's folklore fieldwork project.
 
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Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility records

Repository:Oregon Health & Science University, Historical Collections & Archives
Summary:Founded in 1961, Physicians for Social Responsibility made its mark by documenting the presence of highly radioactive waste products from atmospheric nuclear testing that led to the Limited Nuclear Test Ban treaty. Their work for the environment and public health continued, focusing on issues such as ending the nuclear arms race, global climate change and toxic pollution, the role of oil and diplomacy in conflict, research and development of renewable energy technologies, decreasing U.S. oil consumption, and increasing conservation and energy efficiency. The group created a local Portland, OR chapter in 1980. This collection includes administrative files, campaign information, various publications and books, and audiovisual materials.
 
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Pharmacy Department Collection

Repository:Oregon Health & Science University, Historical Collections & Archives
Summary:The Pharmacy Department Collection contains one box of textural materials pertaining to medication management, the pharmaceutical departments of OHSU, news articles and newsletters (1979-2000), staff correspondence (1986-1988) and the Comparable Worth Study (1989).
 
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Joseph F. Rock Ethnographic and Exploration Films

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Media Archive
Summary:Contains films shot between 1928 and 1932 by Dr. Joseph F. Rock on his numerous expeditions into the remote border region between China and Tibet. Subjects include religious ceremonies of the Naxi people, and exploration. The films were compiled with intertitles added in 1954 by the Department of Anthropology and the Far Eastern and Russian Institute at the University of Washington.
 
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Tattoos, Folk Beliefs, and Encounters with the Paranormal

Repository:University of Oregon, Archives of Northwest Folklore
Summary:Sergienko, Kenneth was a student of folklore at the University of Oregon. This collection includes an essay and fieldwork documentation relating to this student's folklore fieldwork project.
 
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Edith Winifred Simester papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Edith Simester was a Christian missionary in China and later Brazil, serving from the 1930s through the 1950s. The collection includes incoming correspondence and transcriptions of letters to her mother.
 
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Arthur H. Smith Chinese artifact collection

Repository:Whitman College and Northwest Archives
Summary:Arthur Henderson Smith, born on July 18, 1845, was a missionary for the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions. The Arthur H. Smith Chinese artifact collection, which dates from circa 1700 to 1930, consists of hand-painted scrolls, poetry, wall decorations, advertisements, calligraphy, accordion codices, printed pamphlets of philosophy and ethics, and a small wooden abacus.

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