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Juwan Usang Ly collection

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-108

Scope and Contents

The collection contains information about the accomplishments of Juwan Usang Ly, newspaper clippings and his letters to Haverford College president, W.W. Comfort.

Dates

  • Creation: 1917 - 1936

Creator

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Law Applies (U.S. Title 17)

Biographical / Historical

Juwan Usang Ly was a student at Haverford College 1916-1917. He later graduated from the New York University and obtained masters degrees at the University of Pennsylvania and Columbia University. He worked as a researcher at the Congressional Library, as a bank manager in Hong Kong and authored influential publications "Socialism in China" in 1912 and "An Economic Interpretation of the Increase in Bandits in China" in 1918.

Ly also fouded the Chinese Science Society, became a member of the Chinese Economic Society and chaired the Chinese Educational Society. He later lived in Shanghai, China.

Extent

0.01 linear ft. (1 folder)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection contains information about the accomplishments of Juwan Usang Ly, newspaper clippings and his letters to Haverford College president, W.W. Comfort.

Arrangement

The materials are arranged chronologically.

Processing Information

Processed by Alexa Horkava, completed November 2021

Title
Juwan Usang Ly collection
Status
Completed
Author
Alexa Horkava
Date
November, 2021
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

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