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Bits of old China

 Collection
Identifier: MC037

Scope and Content Note

The collection is comprised of one bound volume of ink and watercolor drawings and associated captions illustrating the life and customs of Foochow (Fuzhou), China in the early twentieth century. The drawings were collected by Evelyn and Clement Sites, who served as Christian missionaries in China from at least 1901 to 1907. Also included is the original embroidered silk cover for the book.

Dates

  • 1908

Creator

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

The collection is the physical property of Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library. Bates College holds literary rights only for material created by College personnel working on official behalf of the College, or for material which was given to the College with such rights specifically assigned. For all other material, literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. Researchers are responsible for obtaining permission from rights holders for publication or other purposes that exceed fair use.

Extent

1 volume

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Ink and watercolor drawings illustrating Foochow (Fuzhou), China in the early twentieth century which were collected by Evelyn and Clement Sites, Christian missionaries who served in China from at least 1901 to 1907.

Acquisition and Custody Information

Gift of Mary G. Worthley (Bates 1924). Accession No.: xx-038.

Processing Information

Description by Kat Stefko, 2006.

Title
Guide to the Bits of old China, 1908
Status
Edited Full Draft
Author
Kat Stefko
Language of description
English
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Description is in: English
Edition statement
©2010

Repository Details

Part of the Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library Repository

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