The Iris Chang papers span the career of a prominent American writer whose work centered on topics of Chinese and Chinese-American
history. In addition to speeches and writings, including drafts of her three books, the papers contain a large amount of research
materials related to Chang's work as a historian. These include notes, interview transcripts, documents, sound recordings,
and videorecordings. The collection also contains articles from Chang's career as a journalist, as well as significant biographical
materials. There is a considerable amount of correspondence in the papers, including many letters of appreciation from readers
of her books.
403 manuscript boxes, 4 cubic foot boxes, 5 oversize boxes, 1 oversize folder
(177.6 linear feet)
For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.
Boxes 1-2, 33, 37-105 and 331-349 closed until 2015 October 18. Boxes 377-379, 382-383, 386-394 and 397-412 closed until 2072
January 1. The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to
copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the
Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish
to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.