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Inventory of the Samuel Sokobin papers
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  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Accruals
  • Biographical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Title: Samuel Sokobin papers
    Date (inclusive): 1904-1987
    Collection Number: 91047
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: English and Chinese
    Physical Description: 1 manuscript box, 1 oversize box (0.8 linear feet)
    Abstract: Writings relating to books written by Western travelers to China from the sixteenth century through the nineteenth century; and Chinese paintings, scrolls and engravings.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Sokobin, Samuel, 1893-

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Samuel Sokobin papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1991.

    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 Note

    American consular official in China, 1914-1940; collector of rare books on China.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Writings relating to books written by Western travelers to China from the sixteenth century through the nineteenth century; and Chinese paintings, scrolls and engravings.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Americans--China.
    Art objects, Chinese.
    China--Description and travel--Bibliography.
    Europeans--China.
    Paintings.
    Scrolls, Chinese.