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History 386: Modern China: Find Primary Sources

Prof. Mortensen, Fall 2019

Other Useful Primary Source Collections

Primary Source Collections on China

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Millard’s Review of the Far East
China Weekly Review
The North China Herald and Supreme Court and Consular Gazette
Shanghai Political and Economic Reports, (1849-1943)
Minutes of the Shanghai Municipal Council (original English texts and Chinese translation), 1854-1943, (Shanghai: Shanghai guji chubanshe, 2001) (Some libraries list this under “Gong bu ju dong shi hui yi lu” in their Chinese collections).
Shanghai Municipal Police Files (1894-1949) 67 reels of microfilm.

United States, Consulate (Shanghai, China). Despatches from United States consuls in Shanghai, 1847-1906. 53 reels of microfilm.

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