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   Kwang Pu Chen Papers 1936-1958.

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Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Kwang Pu Chen papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

COinS Metadata available (e.g., for Zotero).

Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID:4079003 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Chen, Kwang Pu, 1881-1976.
Title:Kwang Pu Chen Papers 1936-1958.
Physical description:4 linear ft (ca. 2,250 items in 10 boxes).
Language(s):In English
Access: This collection has no restrictions. This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least twenty-four (24) hours in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged into two series:

The index to Group A and to Group B is in Box 1.

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Description

Scope and Content

Papers and printed materials assembled during Chen's career in banking and finance, including his negotiations for American loans, 1938-1940, his affiliation with Universal Trading Corporation, 1938-1958, special files including memoranda, diaries, and notes, printed papers, and the biography of Chen entitled "Chen Kwang-pu and Shanghai Commercial & Savings Bank." Also, the name index on cards for Chen's Chinese Oral History Memoir (Ch'en Kuag-fu).

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Using the Collection

Offsite

Access Restrictions

This collection has no restrictions.

 This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least twenty-four (24) hours in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

      offsite requestMore information and link to off-site request form

Restrictions on Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Kwang Pu Chen papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Finding aid available in repository and online.

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries. Rare Book and Manuscript Library; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

Processing Information

Cataloged 07/--/89 Christina Hilton Fenn

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2009-06-26 File created.
    2014-03-04 XML document instance created by Catherine C. Ricciardi

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Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Genre/Form

HeadingCUL Archives:
Portal
CUL Collections:
CLIO
Nat'l / Int'l Archives:
ArchiveGRID
Biographies.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Diaries.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Indexes.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

HeadingCUL Archives:
Portal
CUL Collections:
CLIO
Nat'l / Int'l Archives:
ArchiveGRID
Bankers.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Banks and banking, Chinese.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Banks and banking--United States.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Finance.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
International trade.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Universal Trading Corporation.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

History

Banker.

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