Preliminary Inventory of the Richard Vernon Hill video tapes

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Title: Richard Vernon Hill video tapes
Date (inclusive): 1932-1981
Collection Number: 97068
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1 manuscript box (0.4 linear feet)
Abstract: Depicts street scenes and scenes of social activity in China before and during World War II, and of American military activities in China during the war.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Hill, Richard Vernon.

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Richard Vernon Hill video tapes, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1997.

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

Major, United States Army; American businessman in China; member, Shanghai Volunteer Corps, 1937-1941.

Scope and Content of Collection

Depicts street scenes and scenes of social activity in China before and during World War II, and of American military activities in China during the war. Assumed to be mainly copies of motion picture film on VHS videotape; titles taken directly from tape labels.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

China--Social conditions--1912-1949.
United States--Armed Forces--China.
Video tapes.
World War, 1939-1945--China.

Box 1

Videotapes

Note

All titles include 1 VHS videocassette.
Box/Tape 1 : 1

"China" 1932-1941

Access

Use copy available on-site for immediate use. Use copy reference number: 97068_v_0012801.
Box/Tape 1 : 2

"China" October 14, 1944 - January 23, 1945

Access

Use copy available on-site for immediate use. Use copy reference number: 97068_v_0012802.
Box/Tape 1 : 3

"Home on Leave"; "A Day at the Beach"; "Ernest and Mabel Hill's Home" 1943-1948

Box/Tape 1 : 4

"Daffodil Festival"; "Western Washington Fair" undated

Box/Tape 1 : 5

"Karshner Museum" unknown

Box/Tape 1 : 6

"Maeker Day Parade" 1972

Box/Tape 1 : 7

"Rededication Ceremony American Legion Post 67" undated

Box/Tape 1 : 8

"Australia-New Zealand" 1981