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.
Purchased from Denning House Antiquarian Books & Manuscripts
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Photograph Album of Methodist Episcopal Missionaries to China (#1308), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA