Serial issues, books, and pamphlets, issued by anarchist, socialist, communist and other left-wing organizations, relating to political and cultural conditions in Argentina. Includes Reels 1-46, 50-94 and 97-168.
This collection contains a wide range of materials documenting western interaction with China from the first embassy by Lord Macartney to trade negotiations for military aircraft in the 1970s. It includes papers regarding the Macartney and Amherst Embassies, the Opium War, Arrow War, Boxer Rebellion, Taiping Rebellion, the opening of treaty ports, the creation and running of the Chinese Maritime Customs Service and the birth of the People's Republic, and strong collections relating to missionaries and their experiences. It contains maps, drawings and photographs, and personal accounts of life and work in China throughout the period.
Marlborough, England : Adam Matthew Digital, 2007.
Archive/Manuscript — 1 online resource.
Articles on various provinces in China after the formation of the People's Republic, detailing progress, changes and advancements in industry and agriculture, as well as describing the lives of ordinary Chinese people under the new regime. These papers also touch upon prominent Chinese revolutionaries, and American supporters of the revolution living and working in China. Contains mss. and typescripts of: Notes on Yunnan, 1958; Notes on Shansi province, 1967; Notes on Shansi province, 1973-1985; Notes on Shanghai, 1934-1969; Notes on Shanghai, 1934-1983; Articles on prominent Chinese revolutionaries, 1970-1987; Articles on Americans in China, 1970-1987; Articles on B.K. Basu and Hans Mueller, c1986; Articles on the Cultural Revolution, c1967-1969; Articles on industrial development in China, 1967-1969.
Sound recordings and transcripts of interviews of leaders of the Sozialistische Einheitspartei Deutschlands and of the Partei des Demokratischen Sozialismus, and of other German political and cultural figures, relating to political conditions in East Germany and in reunified Germany. Sound use copies of sound recordings available.
Photocopies of notes on and transcripts of correspondence, writings and police records drawn from files on Aleksandr Shli͡apnikov and Sergeǐ Medvedev in Russian archival repositories, 1917-1958, relating to the Workers Opposition movement in the Soviet Union in the 1920s. Includes digital sound recording and transcript of interviews of I͡U. A. Shli͡apnikov, son of Aleksandr Shli͡apnikov. Used as research material for the book by Barbara Allen, Alexander Shllyapnikov, 1885-1937: Life of an Old Bolshevik (Leiden, 2015).