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

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Harold S. Matthews Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1936-1968
    Collection number: 70051
    Creator: Matthews, Harold S. (Harold Shepard)
    Collection Size: 3 manuscript boxes (1.2 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Writings, correspondence, reports, and printed matter, relating to Christian missionary work in China and Japan, and to the communist movement in China.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information


    Collection 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.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Harold Shepard Matthews papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Access Points

    American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions.
    United States--Foreign relations.

    Biographical Note

    1894 Born, Hull, Iowa
    1916 B.A., Grinnell College (Iowa)
    1920 M.A., University of Chicago
    1930 B.D., Chicago Theological Seminary
    1922-1942 Missionary for American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions, North China Mission
    1944-1953 Secretary, American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions, Boston Headquarters