Inventory of the John Inglis papers

Finding aid prepared by Irena Czernichowska
Hoover Institution Archives
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Stanford University
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Title: John Inglis papers
Date (inclusive): 1898-1902
Collection Number: 73085
Creator: Inglis, John.
Collection Size: 1 manuscript box, 1 envelope, 3 memorabilia (0.8 linear feet)
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Abstract: Memoirs, correspondence, and clippings, relating to the Boxer Rebellion and the siege of Peking (Beijing). Includes papers of Theodora Inglis, wife of J. Inglis. Also includes medals and a printing block.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Publication Rights

May not be quoted without permission of Helen Stote.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], John Inglis papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1973.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Biographical/Historical Note

John Inglis and Theodora Inglis worked at the American missionary at An Ting Hospital, Peking (Beijing), China, from 1898 to 1900. During their missionary work they witnessed the Siege of Pekin in 1900.

Scope and Content of Collection

Memoirs, correspondence, and clippings, relating to the Boxer Rebellion and the siege of Peking. Includes papers of Theodora Inglis, wife of J. Inglis. Also includes medals and a printing block.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Inglis, Theodora.
China--History--Boxer Rebellion, 1899-1901.
Missionaries.
Missions--China.
Peking (China) Siege, 1900.

Box/Folder: 1 : 1

"Report of the An Ting Hospital, Pekin," by John Inglis, A.M., M.D., physician in charge, 1900

Box/Folder: 1 : 2

Memorabilia, including a map of Pacific Ocean, and a postcard

Box/Folder: 1 : 3-4

Clippings, relating to the missionary work of Theodora and John Inglis in Peking, and the Peking siege, 1900 -1901

Box/Folder: 1 : 5

Unpublished edition of the letters of John and Theodora Inglis, 1898-1900, compiled by Helen Stote

Box/Folder: 1 : 6

"Siege in Pekin," unpublished manuscript by Theodora Inglis, undated

Photo Envelope

31 photos of scenes in China at the time of the Boxer Rebellion.

Memorabilia cabinet

Medals and a printing block