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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Access Points
  • Biographical Note.

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Randall Chase Gould Papers
    Date (inclusive): 1895-1975
    Collection number: 69086
    Creator: Gould, Randall Chase, 1898-1979.
    Collection Size: (10 manuscript boxes, 3 oversize boxes, 3 album boxes, 2 envelopes (12.4 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Correspondence, writings, clippings, and photographs, relating to political and military events in the Far East, especially in China during the Sino-Japanese War of 1937-1945. Includes photographs of the Japanese bombing of Shanghai in 1937.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information


    Collection is open for research.
    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.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Randall Chase Gould Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1969.


    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.

    Access Points

    Sino-Japanese Conflict, 1937-1945.
    China--History--Republic, 1912-1949.
    Shanghai (China)

    Biographical Note.

    1898, June 22 Born, Excelsior, Minnesota
    1916 Graduate, Gallatin County High School, Montana
    1916-1917 Student, University of Wisconsin
    1923-1924 News editor, Japan Times, Tokyo, Japan
    1925-1931 Bureau manager, United Press, Peking and Shanghai, China; Manila, Philippine Islands
    1925-1931 News editor, Peking Daily News, Peking, China
    1931-1941 Editor, Shanghai Evening Post & Mercury, Shanghai, China
    1932-1949 Correspondent, Christian Science Monitor
    1941 Author, Chungking Today
    1943-1945 Editor, American editor, Shanghai Evening Post & Mercury
    1946 Author, China in the Sun
    1946-1949 President, Post-Mercury Company, Inc.
    1949- Member, Editorial Staff, Denver Post, Denver, Colorado