Guide to the Milton W. Meyer Collection, 1939-1949

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Overview of the Collection

Collection Title: Milton W. Meyer Collection
Dates: 1939-1949
Identification: OCH/MWM
Creator: Meyer, Milton Walter
Physical Description: 0.23 linear feet
Language of Materials:

English

Chinese
Repository: Old China Hands Archives
Abstract: Milton W. Meyer is a professor emeritus of history at California State University, Los Angeles, and has written multiple books on the history of Asia. The collection contains items collected by Meyer related to the history of China, including a map of Changsha, a 1947 article and letter written by Dr. Orient Lee on Chinese history, and a five part manuscript on Chinese history and culture written by Herbert E. House.

Biographical Information:

Milton W. Meyer is a professor emeritus of history at California State University, Los Angeles, and has written multiple books on the history of Asia.

Access Terms

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

Genre/Form of Material:

Maps
Paper records
Publications

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Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection has not been transferred to California State University, Northridge.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], Milton W. Meyer Collection , Special Collections and Archives, Oviatt Library, California State University, Northridge.

Related Materials:

Scope and Contents

The Milton W. Meyer collection consists of items collected by Meyer related to the history of China. This includes a map of Changsha, a 1947 article and letter written by Dr. Orient Lee on Chinese history, and a five part manuscript on Chinese history and culture written by Herbert E. House in 1939.

Collection Contents

Box 1, Folder 1

"China Illuminated by Its Language, History, Art, Culture, Philosophy Section One: Language" by Herbert E. House, 1939

Box 1, Folder 2

"China Illuminated by Its Language, History, Art, Culture, Philosophy Section Two: History" by Herbert E. House, 1939

Box 1, Folder 3

"China Illuminated by Its Language, History, Art, Culture, Philosophy Section Three: Art" by Herbert E. House, 1939

Box 1, Folder 4

"China Illuminated by Its Language, History, Art, Culture, Philosophy Section Four: Culture" by Herbert E. House, 1939

Box 1, Folder 5

"China Illuminated by Its Language, History, Art, Culture, Philosophy Section Five: Philosophy" by Herbert E. House, 1939

Box 1, Folder 6

Letter, and copy of "Chinese History: An Interpretation" by Dr. Orient Lee, 1947, 1949

Flat File Cabinet 2, Folder 1

Map of Changsha featuring Yale and Missionary Locations