Title:Edmund Rensselaer Lyman papers, 1889-1919
Creator/Contributor:Lyman, Edmund Rensselaer, 1872-1919, creator
Creator/Contributor:Fryer, John, 1839-1928, Correspondent.
Creator/Contributor:Hilgard, Eugene W. (Eugene Woldemar), 1833-1916, Correspondent.
Creator/Contributor:Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931, Correspondent.
Creator/Contributor:Stillman, John Maxson, 1852-1923, Correspondent.
Creator/Contributor:Young, Stewart Woodford, 1869-1930, Correspondent.
Diaries: v. 1-2 (1889-1891); v. 3 (Oct. 1891-Mar. 1892) covering studies at Stanford University; v. 4 (May-Sept. 1898) covering
journey from San Francisco to China with Professor John Fryer (with stops at Honolulu and various places in Japan) and teaching
at Chinese Polytechnic Institute in Shanghai; v. 5 (July 1899-June 1900) narrating travels in Korea, Japan and other parts
of China and experiences teaching; v. 6 (Mar.-Sept. 1901) covering travel and studies in Europe, return to U.S., and train
journey to California; a summary of his experiences during the Boxer Rebellion in China (recorded from memory, since the diary
for the period was lost)
Papers: letters from John Fryer, Eugene W. Hilgard, David S. Jordan, John M. Stillman, and Stewart W. Young; personalia; clippings;
printed reports by Lyman re science for China and the Polytechnic Institute; and a few letters of condolence addressed to
Mrs. Lyman, 1919.
Voyages and travels
Education -- China
Japan -- Description and travel
Korea -- Description and travel
United States -- Description and travel
Diaries : Also available on microfilm.
Vol. 1 of diaries : Also available on microfilm.
Portraits transferred to the Pictorial Collections of The Bancroft Library (BANC PIC 1963.011--POR)
1 microfilm reel : negative (Rich. 815:9)
1 microfilm reel : negative (Rich. 549:9) and positive.
BANC MSS C-F 206