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FYSP 190: Between Tradition and Modernity: Opium War and Boxer Rebellion

Archival Collection and Oberlin in China

Oberlin College Archive

  • Missionary Herald Magazine - Internet Archive

  • Memorial Arch in Archive

Digital images 

Box 24, Buildings and Dedications in College General Records (1901-1915)

  • Shansi Memorial Association Records RG15 
  • Susan Rowena Birds Paper, 1843-1945 n.d
  • Alice Moon and George L. Williams Papers, 1883-1959 Box 4 and Box 7
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Reference Books related to Opium War and Oberlin Shansi

Book Title  Author Publication  Year  Call # if any
Talks on Changing china EMILY E. ENTWISTLE, L.L.A London Missionary Society 1915  

A Pioneer Tobacco Merchant In the Orient


James A. Thomas Duke University Press 1928 915.1T364P

Opium: England's Coercive Policy and Its Disastrous Results in China and India


John Liggins New York Funk & Wagnalls 1881 RC568.O6L5 1882

Opinions of Over 100 Physicians On the Use of Opium In China 


William Hector Park, M.D American Presbyterian Mission Press 1899 178.8P21

Weathering the Chinese Revolution


  Teian Hospital Report  1926  
Opium the Demon Flower  Sara Graham-Mulhall New York Hardold Vinal 1926 178.8M8980
The War Against Opium The International Anti-Opium Association Peking Tientsin Tientsin Press LTD 1922 178.8In81W

Opium's Long Shadow: From Asian Revolt To Global Drug Control


Steffen Rimner Harvard University Press 2018 HV5816.R565 2018
The Royal Commission On Opium Joyce A. Mandancy Reports, Minutes of Evidence, and Appendices 1893-1895 HV5840.14A55 2003 Vol.1

China Visualized by Americans 


    1840-1911 DS755.M4542017C

Intimate China: the Chinese As I Have Seen Them


Mrs. Archibald Little Hutchinson & Co. Paternoster Row, London   DS796.S243W832003
China Through the Stereoscope: A Journey Through the Dragon Empire At the Time Of the Boxer Uprising James Ricaltion Underwood & Underwood  1900 9151R357





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