Yu-shan Han (1899-1983) taught at the History Department, UCLA (1941 to 1966). The collection consists of 24 histories of
academies in China published between 1684-1910, a printed text of the
Diamond Sutra (1798), a set of original woodblocks for the
Diamond Sutra, imperial examination papers (1646-1904), imperial edicts, and manuscript scrolls.
Born in Peking, China; Ph.D. from Boston University, 1929; taught at History Department, UCLA, from 1941 to 1966.
15 boxes (7.5 linear ft.)
21 oversize boxes
Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including
copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds
the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold
Examination papers available on microfilm (6 reels) in Department of Special Collections (collection 1372, box 36) and East
Asian Library, UCLA. Originals not available for consultation due to fragile condition.