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Chinese Cultural Revolution handwritten documents

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0675
A collection of very rare original hand written documents from the Chinese Cultural Revolution era.

Dates

  • 1950-1976

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is not processed and therefore has not been prepared for research use. Please contact Special Collections for more information.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from the Special Collections department. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions.

Extent

0.5 Cubic Feet

Biographical / Historical

No biographical or historical information is available at this time.

Scope and Contents

A collection of very rare original hand written documents from the Chinese Cultural Revolution era about individuals under political persecution during the massive national political drives. It also includes a set of printed materials from the Land Reform Movement (1950s), whose circulation was restricted to the inner circle of power within the Chinese government at the time.

Other Finding Aids

China Classics provided a description, written entirely in Chinese, of the collection. A working translation with explanatory notes about the collection, based entirely on the dealer's item descriptions, is available offline. Please Please contact Special Collections for more information.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was purchased from China Classics in 2014.

Processing Information

This collection was processed in 2015 by Jordon Steele.

Source

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

Contact:
The Sheridan Libraries
Special Collections
3400 N Charles St
Baltimore MD 21218 USA