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.
7.5 linear ft.
(15 boxes and 21 oversize boxes)
Property rights to the physical object belong to UCLA Library 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 the copyright.
Examination papers available on microfilm (6 reels) in UCLA Library Special Collections (collection 1372, box 36) and East
Asian Library, UCLA. Originals not available for consultation due to fragile condition.