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Preliminary Inventory to the Charles Beach Boothe Papers, 1850-1976
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  • Descriptive Summary
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Charles Beach Boothe Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1850-1976
    Collection number: 65006
    Creator: Boothe, Charles Beach, 1851-1913
    Collection Size: 3 manuscript boxes (1.2 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: 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.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information


    Box 1 (containing fragile original materials) closed. Use photocopies of these materials are located in Box 2.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Charles Beach Boothe Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Access Points

    Lea, Homer, 1876-1912.
    Sun, Yat-sen, 1866-1925
    China--History--Hsuan-t'ung, 1908-1912.
    United States--Foreign relations.