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China

 Subject
Subject Source: Lcnaf

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Annual and quarterly reports of YMCA international work in China

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.9-1-1
Abstract Collected reports, primarily quarterly and annual, of North American YMCA foreign secretaries working in various cities in China.
Dates: 1896-1949; Majority of material found within ( 1896-1925)

D. Willard Lyon papers

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.80
Abstract Reports, letters, and related papers of YMCA foreign secretary D. Willard Lyon, concerning his work in China from the late 1890s to the early 1930s.
Dates: 1895-1935

Harry Brunger papers

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.92
Abstract Personal and YMCA-related papers of Harry A. Brunger, primarily material associated with his international YMCA work, particularly in Canton, China; Hong Kong; and Lebanon as a fraternal secretary. The bulk of the papers consist of correspondence, reports, memoirs, and extensive background materials, as well as extensive material related to several YMCA-related visits to China during the 1980s and 1990s, including video recordings and slides.
Dates: 1949-2010

Herb Minard papers

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.67
Abstract The collection includes biographical material, speeches and articles, and correspondence between Herbert L. Minard and other YMCA professionals, mostly dating from the transitional period between his stints in China and Jerusalem, and the months leading up to his retirement in 1973. Also included is information on the Nanking Union Church at which Minard was a Pastor during his time in China.
Dates: 1943-1985; Majority of material found within ( 1945-1973)

John Florin Downey papers

 Collection
Identifier: 705
Abstract Collection contains the papers of John Florin Downey, dean of the College of Science, Literature, and the Arts at the University of Minnesota.
Dates: 1864-1936

Norman E. Borlaug papers

 Collection
Identifier: ua-01014
Abstract The collection contains the papers of Dr. Norman E. Borlaug, University of Minnesota alumnus, world renowned plant pathologist, and winner of the 1970 Nobel Peace Prize for his contributions to the world food supply. The materials include correspondence with colleagues, invitations to speak or participate in various programs, drafts of speeches including his Nobel Prize address, biographical material, publications, clippings, annotated studies and reports pertaining to the Green Revolution and...
Dates: 1930-2006

Office of International Programs Records

 Collection
Identifier: uarc 9
Abstract Collection contains the records of the Office of International Programs at the University of Minnesota.
Dates: 1959-1983

Records of YMCA international work in China

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.9-2-4
Abstract Records documenting YMCA work in China, including histories, annual reports, report letters, correspondence, minutes, records of specific programs and activities, building records (including building plans), financial records, biographical records, pamphlets, and maps.
Dates: 1890-1991.; Majority of material found within ( 1896-1949)

YMCA armed services scrapbooks and photographs

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.4-5
Abstract Photo albums, scrapbooks, and photographs documenting YMCA work with the United States Armed Forces, primarily documenting World War I and World War II. The scrapbooks contain some photographs and ephemera, but contain mostly newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1863-1981; Majority of material found within ( 1900-1960).

YMCA lantern slide collection

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.47
Abstract Lantern slides and lantern slide shows or lectures compiled by the YMCA, for educational or entertainment use, depicting YMCA activities, mainly in the areas of international (foreign) work and armed services work during World War I.
Dates: 1910s-1920s.