Orders, plans, memoranda, reports, correspondence, speeches and writings, clippings, printed matter, photographs, and memorabilia, relating to Allied strategic planning during World War II, military operations in China, American foreign policy in China, and postwar American politics and foreign relations. Sound use copies of sound recordings available.
Correspondence, writings, notes, memoranda, reports, printed matter, and sound recordings, relating to social change in the twentieth century, and to promotion of international educational exchanges and intellectual cooperation, especially between the United States and China. Includes computer data cards, printout of statistics and codebooks used as research material for the book by Alex Inkeles and David H. Smith, Becoming Modern: Individual Change in Six Developing Countries (Cambridge, Mass., 1974), relating to the transition of social attitudes of individuals in developing countries. Also includes digital copy of interviews of Inkeles.
Correspondence, writings, police reports, printed matter, motion picture film, still photographs, and slides, relating to Leon Trotsky and Trotskyism, especially in China and the United States, to the Trotskyist C. Frank Glass, and to Rayna Prohme, revolutionary American journalist in China. Includes film and photographs of Leon Trotsky and members of his entourage in Coyoacan, Mexico, 1939-1940, Shanghai and other areas of China, ca. 1934-1939, including scenes of the bombing of Shanghai, 1937, and executions of leftists in China, ca. 1927-1932; and a sound recording of a telephone address to followers in the United States made by Trotsky from Mexico in 1938. Video copies of selected items also available.
Correspondence, reports, memoranda, press releases, press summaries, radio broadcast scripts, propaganda leaflets, studies, newsletters, financial records, printed matter, sound recordings, and photographs, relating to Shanghai American School and activities of its former students in the Shanghai American School Association; American psychological warfare activities during the Korean War, especially in radio broadcasting to North Korea and in management of prisoners of war; and post-World War II American administration of Okinawa and the Ryukyu Islands, and their reversion to Japan in 1972. Sound use copies of sound recordings available.
Memoirs, other writings, diaries, correspondence, financial records, printed matter, and photographs, relating to Russian émigré affairs. Includes papers of W. George Yourieff, husband of Alexandra Yourieff. Also includes material relating to the earlier brief marriage of Alexandra Yourieff in the 1920s to the Norwegian relief worker (subsequently Nazi collaborator) Vidkun Quisling.
Correspondence, memoirs and other writings, newsletters, clippings, printed matter, and photographs, relating to communism in the United States, China, and other parts of Asia, and to anti-communist movements in the United States.
Memoranda, reports, correspondence, clippings, photographs, and pamphlets, relating to American foreign and economic relations with China in the interwar period and immediately after World War II, and to American foreign and trade relations with the Soviet Union, Egypt and Malaya.
Depositions, interrogatories, exhibits, hearing transcripts, motions and other legal records, correspondence, memoranda, notes, and expense statements, relating to legal efforts of the government of Taiwan to recover funds embezzled by General P. T. Mow and Colonel V. S. Hsiang, director and executive officer of the Nationalist Chinese air force procurement office in the United States.
Diaries, speeches and writings, correspondence, consular reports, printed matter, and photographs, relating to Russian and Portuguese relations with China, political conditions in China, and Russian émigré affairs.