Overview of the Matook Raymond Nissim Papers

Finding aid prepared by Jill Golden
Hoover Institution Archives
434 Galvez Mall
Stanford University
Stanford, CA, 94305-6010
(650) 723-3563
hooverarchives@stanford.edu
© 2009


Title: Matook Raymond Nissim papers
Collection Number: 98041
Date (inclusive): 1922-1998
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English and Hebrew.
Physical Description: 1 manuscript box, 1 oversize box, 1 oversize folder (0.8 linear feet)
Abstract: Correspondence, identification documents, serial issues, clippings, other printed matter, photographs, and video tapes relating to the Jewish community in Shanghai from the 1920s to the 1940s.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Nissim, Matook Raymond, 1923-

Access

Collection is open for research.
Use copies of some video recordings in this collection are available for immediate access. For access to other sound recordings, video recordings, or motion picture material 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.

Publication Rights

For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Matook Raymond Nissim papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1998.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Biographical Note

British resident of Shanghai, China.

Scope and Content of Collection

Correspondence, identification documents, serial issues, clippings, other printed matter, photographs, and video tapes, relating to the Jewish community in Shanghai from the 1920s to the 1940s.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

British--China.
Jews--China.
Shanghai (China)
Video tapes.

Box 1

Contents not yet described.

Box 2

Israel's Messenger, 1937-1938

Scope and Contents note

Contains a bound copy of the periodical.
Box 2

Audiovisual Material, undated

 

Two videocassettes (VHS), circa 1998

Conditions Governing Access note

Use copy reference number: 98041_v_0005524

Scope and Contents note

Contains an interview of Nissim conducted by his grandson. The tapes are labeled "Tape 1 - 2hr Interview" and "Tape 2 - Dad's Copy (with photos)," respectively.
 

One compact sound cassette, 1998 September 16

Scope and Contents note

Contains audio of Nissim's oral history.
Map case

Ketubah, undated