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Guide to the Stanford University, Asian Survey Committee, Asian Survey Project Records
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  • Overview
  • Administrative Information
  • Description of the Collection
  • Access Terms

  • Overview

    Call Number: SC0045
    Creator: Stanford University. Asian Survey Committee.
    Title: Stanford University, Asian Survey Committee, Asian survey project records
    Dates: 1951 1951
    Physical Description: 1.5 Linear feet
    Summary: Correspondence and minutes of meetings, progress reports, and recordings of meetings and conversations of a group of Stanford University faculty members led by Carl Spaeth and funded by the Ford Foundation. This group, the Asian Survey Committee, was organized to initiate, direct, and coordinate a nation-wide survey on the status of Asian studies in the United States, measure this work against the scope of current national needs, and record problems, requirements, and possible solutions. Correspondents and members of the Committee include Harold Henry Fisher, Arthur Wright, and Mary Wright.
    Language(s): The materials are in English.
    Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Stanford University Libraries
    557 Escondido Mall
    Stanford, CA 94305-6064
    Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
    Phone: (650) 725-1022
    URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html

    Administrative Information

    Provenance

    Transferred by the Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace, Stanford, California.

    Information about Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Ownership & Copyright

    All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
    Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

    Cite As

    Stanford University, Asian Survey Committee, Asian Survey Project Records (SC0045). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Description of the Collection

    Correspondence and minutes of meetings, progress reports, and recordings of meetings and conversations of a group of Stanford University faculty members led by Carl Spaeth and funded by the Ford Foundation. This group, the Asian Survey Committee, was organized to initiate, direct, and coordinate a nation-wide survey on the status of Asian studies in the United States, measure this work against the scope of current national needs, and record problems, requirements, and possible solutions. Correspondents and members of the Committee include Harold Henry Fisher, Arthur Wright, and Mary Wright.

    Access Terms

    Fisher, Harold Henry.
    Ford Foundation.
    Gardner, John.
    Harris, C. P.
    Ike, Nakamura.
    North, Robert.
    Spaeth, Carl B.
    Stanford University. Asian Survey Committee.
    Stegner, Wallace Earle, 1909-1993
    Toynbee, Arnold Joseph, 1889-1975.
    Wright, Arthur.
    Wright, Mary.
    Asia --Study and teaching.
    Memoranda.
    Minutes.
    Notes.
    Reports.