Guide to the Chinese Relief Expedition Collection

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2007-12-05
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Guide to the Chinese Relief Expedition Collection 1900

Special Collections & University Archives

Overview of the Collection

Collection Title: Chinese Relief Expedition Collection
Dates: 1900-1900
Bulk Dates: 1900
Identification: MS-0086
Physical Description: 0.25 linear ft
Language of Materials: English
Repository: Special Collections & University Archives
5500 Campanile Dr. MC 8050
San Diego, CA, 92182-8050
URL: http://library.sdsu.edu/scua
Email: scref@rohan.sdsu.edu
Phone: 619-594-6791

Access Terms

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

Genre/Form of Material:

Personal Papers

Geographic Name:

China -- History -- Boxer Rebellion, 1899-1901 -- Personal narratives
China -- History -- Boxer Rebellion, 1899-1901 -- Regimental histories
China -- History -- Boxer Rebellion, 1899-1901 -- Sources
China -- History, Military -- 1644-1912 -- Sources

Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Use:

The copyright interests in these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections is such that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine.  Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish. Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

Conditions Governing Access:

This collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation:

Identification of item, folder title, box number, Chinese Relief Expedition Collection, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.

Scope and Contents

This "Account in Detail of the Chinese Relief Expedition of 1900," appears to be a personal narrative. Dated from July 15, 1900 to November 15, 1900, it relates one military unit's involvement in the Allied effort to stop the Boxer Rebellion of 1899-1901. It includes day to day accounts of number killed, wounded, captured, camp sites, allies, and general activities.