Guide to the Zhongkui Zhang Papers

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
Copyright © 2011 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: SC0835
Creator: Zhang, Zhongkui.
Title: Zhongkui Zhang papers
Dates: 1936-1983
Physical Description: 0.5 linear foot
Summary: Included in these papers are his academic records from the National University of Peking and correspondence from the University of Wisconsin, 1937; immigration papers, 1937, 1954 and undated; reprints (in English) of three scholarly articles by Chang, 1936-37; his Stanford diploma, 1940; obituary article, 1982; correspondence with his children in China concerning his estate, 1982-83; and photographs (several taken in China), unlabelled and undated.
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

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

Zhongkui Zhang Papers (SC0835). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Chung-Kuei Chang was born in China in 1895. He studied physics at the National University of Peking and in 1937 emigrated to the U.S. with a China Foundation research scholarship to study electrical engineering at Stanford. After earning his Engineer's Degree in 1940, he remained at Stanford to study physics but did not complete any further degrees. He died at Stanford in February 1982.

Description of the Collection

Included in these papers are his academic records from the National University of Peking and correspondence from the University of Wisconsin, 1937; immigration papers, 1937, 1954 and undated; reprints (in English) of three scholarly articles by Chang, 1936-37; his Stanford diploma, 1940; obituary article, 1982; correspondence with his children in China concerning his estate, 1982-83; and photographs (several taken in China), unlabelled and undated.

Access Terms

Stanford University. Dept. of Physics.
Zhang, Zhongkui.
Chinese--California.


Collection Contents

Box 1

Papers