Herbert P. Ramsey Papers

1924-1927
Manuscript Collection #1262
Creator(s)
Ramsey, Herbert P.
Physical description
0.013 Cubic Feet, 2 items, 1 archival folder, consisting of correspondence
Preferred Citation
Herbert P. Ramsey Papers (#1262), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
Repository
ECU Manuscript Collection
Access
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This collection contains a seventeen-page letter from medical missionary Herbert P. Ramsey writing from Soochow, China, in 1924 about his experiences as surgeon at Soochow Hospital. Also included is a letter written in 1927 by his brother William H. Ramsey describing the recent escape of Herbert Ramsey and his family from Soochow in the face of anti-Western instigators.


Administrative information
Custodial History

May 2, 2015, (unprocessed), 2 items, 0.013 cubic feet; This collection contains a seventeen-page letter from medical missionary Herbert P. Ramsey writing from Soochow, China, in 1924 about his experiences as surgeon at Soochow Hospital. Also included is a letter written in 1927 by his brother William H. Ramsey describing the recent escape of Herbert Ramsey and his family from Soochow in the face of anti-Western instigators. Purchased from Denning House Antiquarian Books & Manuscripts with funds from the Elizabeth P. Crockford Missionary and Church Endowment.

Source of acquisition

Purchased from Denning House Antiquarian Books & Manuscripts

Copyright notice

Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.