Photograph Album of Methodist Episcopal Missionaries to China

ca. 1900-1917
Manuscript Collection #1308
Creator(s)
Cass Avenue Methodist Episcopal Church of Detroit
Physical description
0.16 Cubic Feet, 1 archival box, consisting of a photograph album
Preferred Citation
Photograph Album of Methodist Episcopal Missionaries to China (#1308), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
Repository
ECU Manuscript Collection
Access
No restrictions

Photograph album documents missionaries from Cass Avenue Methodist Episcopal Church of Detroit (Michigan) in China (ca. 1900-1917). Photographs depicting local life and scenery such as street scenes, a Peng (tent cart), street vendors, Chinese Theatre scene, temples, Boxer ruins used as a boarding school and teachers and their students, are accompanied by ephemera such as programs, memorials and prospectuses.


Administrative information
Custodial History

October 3, 2017, (unprocessed), 0.16 cubic feet; Photograph album documents missionaries from Cass Avenue Methodist Episcopal Church of Detroit (Michigan) in China (ca. 1900-1917). Photographs depicting local life and scenery such as street scenes, a Peng (tent cart), street vendors, Chinese Theatre scene, temples, Boxer ruins used as a boarding school and teachers and their students, are accompanied by ephemera such as programs, memorials and prospectuses. Purchased with state funds from Denning House Antiquarian Books & Manuscripts.

Source of acquisition

Purchased from Denning House Antiquarian Books & Manuscripts

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