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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:


Additional papers of George Macartney, 1st Earl Macartney

Additional papers of George Macartney, 1st Earl Macartney (1737-1806) relating to his governorship of Fort St. George, Madras (India), 1781-6, and his embassy to China, 1792-4
Extents: 0.85 Linear metres (5 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1757-99

Archive of Alfred E. Hippisley

Correspondence, diary and memoirs, miscellaneous papers and photographs of Alfred E. Hippisley (1848-1939), British Customs Official in China. Predominantly in English, some Chinese material also present.
Extents: 2.5 Linear metres (18 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1842-1940

Archive of Flora Shaw, Lady Lugard

Archive of Flora Shaw, Lady Lugard (1852-1929), journalist and author.
Extents: 1.35 Linear metres (43 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1847-1945

Archive of the Smyly family

Papers of the Smyly family, particularly H. Jocelyn Smyly (1882-1970), doctor and missionary, his wife Eileen Smyly, née Bell (1894-1987), doctor and missionary, and their sons William Smyly (1922-2018), journalist and teacher, and David Smyly (1923-1990), doctor and missionary.
Extents: 8.68 Linear metres (59 shelfmarks)
Dates: c. 1856-2015

Diaries of Miss E.M. Tovey

Diaries of Miss Tovey, as a missionary in China, 1917-18, with later diaries kept in England, 1927, and on holiday in Switzerland, June-Aug. 1932; written in The Missionaries' Anglo-Chinese Diary (Shanghai) and (1932) The Missionaries' Diary (Shanghai). The diaries for 1917 and 1918 include lists of letters sent and received, names and details of candidates for baptism, cash accounts and memoranda; those for 1927 and 1932 include some notes…
Extents: 4 shelfmarks
Dates: 1917-32

Letters of Sir Robert Hart, 1st Baronet

Letters of Sir Robert Hart, mainly to his wife Hester Jane, with some miscellaneous papers.
Extents: 18 shelfmarks
Dates: 1866-1907

Memoirs of Sir Edmund Trelawny Backhouse

Memoirs of Sir Edmund Trelawny Backhouse, consisting of: 'The dead past', 1943 'Decadence Mandchoue', 1942-1943 Final typescript version of 'The dead past', 1943 Final typescript version of 'Decadence Mandchoue', 1943
Extents: 4 shelfmarks
Dates: 1942-1943

Papers of E.J. Nathan

Papers of E.J. Nathan including correspondence, memoranda, printed reports, diaries, articles, press cuttings and maps, relating to the Chinese Engineering and Mining Company and the Kailan Mining Administration.
Extents: 55 shelfmarks
Dates: 1898-1962

Papers of James Legge

Papers of James Legge comprising a notebook containing thoughts on Legge's aims and achievements in China, 1846-7, with a list of expenses, 1869; and letters and papers relating to the Professorship of Chinese at Oxford, 1863-94, including: papers concerning the raising of an endowment, 1875-8 letters relating to the foundation and maintenance of the Chair, 1875-9 letters to…
Extents: 2 shelfmarks
Dates: 1846-94