Guide to the Shirley G. Brewer Collection, 1947-1951

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Overview of the Collection

Collection Title: Shirley G. Brewer Collection
Dates: 1947-1951
Identification: OCH/SGB
Creator: Brewer, Shirley G.
Physical Description: 0.20 linear feet
Language of Materials: English
Repository: Old China Hands Archives
Abstract: Shirley G. Brewer lived and attended school in Shanghai, China during the late 1940s and early 1950s. The collection consists of photographs of the Holy Trinity Cathedral in Shanghai, group photographs of students at the Shanghai British School, the Convent of the Sacred Heart and the Holy Trinity Cathedral choir, and a photograph of Brewer and other children on vacation in Hangzhou, China.

Biographical Information:

Shirley G. Brewer lived and attended school in Shanghai, China during the late 1940s and early 1950s.

Access Terms

This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Genre/Form of Material:

Photographic material

Administrative Information

Processing Information:

Jessica Geiser, 2013

Conditions Governing Use:

Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection has not been transferred to California State University, Northridge. Copyright status for other materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Conditions Governing Access:

The collection is open for research use.

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item], [date], Shirley G. Brewer Collection , Special Collections and Archives, Oviatt Library, California State University, Northridge.

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Scope and Contents

The Shirley G. Brewer Collection consists of photographs related to Brewer's life and schooling while living in Shanghai, China, in the late 1940s and early 1950s. The photographs in the collection include portraits of Brewer's class at the Convent of the Sacred Heart, her confirmation class at the Shanghai British School, the Holy Trinity Cathedral choir, a view of the inside of the Holy Trinity Cathedral, and a photograph of Brewer and other children on vacation in Hangzhou, China.

Collection Contents

 

Box 1

Item 1

Holy Trinity Cathedral, Shanghai, China

Item 2

Hangchow (Hangzhou), China, 1947

Item 3

Convent of the Sacred Heart, Shanghai, China, 1949

Item 4

Shanghai British School Confirmation Day, 1951

Item 5

Holy Trinity Cathedral Choir, Shanghai, China, 1951