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Preliminary Inventory of the Charles Beach Boothe papers
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Description
Correspondence, memoranda, and clippings relating to the involvement of C. B. Boothe, Homer Lea, and other Americans, with Sun Yat-sen and other Chinese, in schemes to overthrow the Chinese Imperial Government, 1908-1911, and to Laurence Boothe, son of C. B. Boothe, 1905-1976. Includes a mounted photograph of Sun Yat-sen, 1910; printed copies of two books by Homer Lea, The Vermilion Pencil, and The Valor of Ignorance; and photocopies of mortality registers of Sacramento, California, 1850-1851.
Background
American businessman.
Extent
3 manuscript boxes (1.2 linear feet)
Restrictions
For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.
Availability
Box 1 closed; use copies available in Box 2. The remainder of the collection is open for research; materials must be requested at least two business days in advance of intended use.