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Guide to the Lillian Poltere Collection, 1936-1940
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  • Overview of the Collection
  • Biographical Information:
  • Access Terms
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Contents

  • Overview of the Collection

    Collection Title: Lillian Poltere Collection
    Dates: 1936-1940
    Identification: OCH/LPC
    Creator: Poltere, Lillian
    Physical Description: 0.06 linear feet
    Language of Materials:

    English

    Chinese
    Repository: Old China Hands Archives
    Abstract: Lillian Poltere lived in Shanghai, and attended the Shanghai American School, graduating in 1939. In 1940, she and her family emigrated to the United States, where she eventually settled in San Diego. The collection contains materials mostly related to Poltere’s time at the Shanghai American School, including commencement programs and photographs, a program for a play produced by the school, copies of the school newspaper The Shanghai American , and other related newspaper clippings. Also included in the collection is Poltere’s father’s curfew pass from the Shanghai Municipal Police, and pictorials from the Shanghai Sunday Times and The Sunday Tribune.

    Biographical Information:

    Lillian Poltere lived in Shanghai, and attended the Shanghai American School, graduating in 1939. In 1940, she and her family emigrated to the United States, where she eventually settled in San Diego.

    Access Terms

    This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

    Genre/Form of Material:

    Paper records
    Photographic material

    Administrative Information

    Processing Information:

    Jessica Geiser, 2013

    Conditions Governing Use:

    Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection has not been transferred to California State University, Northridge. Copyright status for other materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

    Conditions Governing Access:

    The collection is open for research use.

    Preferred Citation:

    [Identification of item], [date], Lillian Poltere Collection , Special Collections and Archives, Oviatt Library, California State University, Northridge.

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    Scope and Contents

    The Lillian Poltere Collection consists of materials mostly related to Poltere’s time at the Shanghai American School, including commencement programs and photographs, a program for a play produced by the school, copies of the school newspaper The Shanghai American, and other related newspaper clippings. Also included in the collection is Poltere’s father’s curfew pass from the Shanghai Municipal Police, and pictorials from the Shanghai Sunday Times and The Sunday Tribune.