Diary, 1938 , happenings at Lingnan campus during Japanese invasion of S. China, Mr. McClure was Chief of Police at the campus when some 6-7,000 refugees were housed

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Abstract

This item consists of the typed diary notes of F. A. McClure, Lingnan campus, Canton (China), 1938. The typed entries document happenings on the campus during the Japanese invasion of South China. Describes conflict between Japanese soldiers and Cantonese, with McClure's notes on daily happenings, tension between Japanese and Chinese, and the building of a road.

Date Range

1938

Start Date

1938

End Date

1938

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Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • China
  • Canton

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Diary

Accession #

SIA Acc. T90028

Collection name

Floyd Alonzo McClure Papers, 1913-1970

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 8 Folder 19