Finding aid of the Asian travel collection

Gretchen Dempewolf
The University Library
Special Collections and Archives
University Library
University of California, Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, California, 95064
Email: specoll@library.ucsc.edu
URL: http://library.ucsc.edu/speccoll/
© 2007
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Guide to the Asian travel collection

Collection number: ms 016

The University Library

Special Collections and Archives

University of California, Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz, California
Processed by:
Gretchen Dempewolf
Date Completed:
June 1, 2007
Encoded by:
Gretchen Dempewolf
© 2007 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Asian travel collection
Dates: 1920-1950
Date (bulk): (Bulk 1930-1940)
Collection number: MS 016
Collector: University of California, Santa Cruz, Special Collections
Collection Size: 2 document boxes
Repository: University of California, Santa Cruz. University Library. Special Collections and Archives
Santa Cruz, California 95064
Abstract: This assembled collection contains brochures, maps, guidebooks and literature documenting travel through and tourism in China, Japan and Korea during the early twentieth century.
Physical location: Stored offsite: Advance notice is required for access to the papers.
Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

Chinese

Access

Collection open for research.

Publication Rights

Property rights reside with the University of California. Literary rights are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permission to publish or to reproduce the material, please contact the Head of Special Collections and Archives.

Preferred Citation

Asian travel collection. ms 016. Special Collections and Archives, University Library, University of California, Santa Cruz.

Acquisition Information

Anonymous donation and purchases. No provenance information.

Scope and Content of Collection

This collection contains ephemera related to travel and tourism in Asia in the early twentieth century. Materials include guidebooks, brochures, pamphlets, maps, and political propaganada. The collection also contains a book of personal reflections on the people and customs of Japan.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged by geographical location. Asian names are noted in the traditional format (family name first, then given name).

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Printed ephemera
Japan--Description and travel
Korea--Description and travel
China--Description and travel