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Overview of the Wai H. Tan interview
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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Wai H. Tan interview
    Dates: undated
    Collection Number: 91097
    Creator: Tan, Wai H., 1891-1990
    Collection Size: 2 phonotape cassettes (0.2 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Relates to conditions in China during the childhood and youth of Wai H. Tan, the period of the Boxer Rebellion, and the early experiences of Wai H. Tan as a student in the United States. Interview conducted by Ellen Tan Drake.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: In English

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    Use copy available.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    Wai H. Tan interview, undated, Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1991.

    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

    Chinese-American business executive; great-nephew of Dowager Empress Tz?u-hsi.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Relates to conditions in China during the childhood and youth of Wai H. Tan, the period of the Boxer Rebellion, and the early experiences of Wai H. Tan as a student in the United States. Interview conducted by Ellen Tan Drake.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Chinese--United States.
    China--Court and courtiers.
    China--History--Boxer Rebellion, 1899-1901.
    Phonotapes.
    Drake, Ellen T.