Martin, J


IDENTITY STATEMENT
Reference code(s): GB 0102 MS 380694
Held at: School of Oriental and African Studies Library
Domain: archival
Title: Martin, J
Date(s) of contents: 1925-1930s
Level of description: Collection (fonds)
Extent and medium: 1 folder

CONTEXT

Name of creator(s): Martin | J | fl 1925-1930s | missionary

Administrative/Biographical history: The Rev J Martin was a missionary in China, possibly with the Church Missionary Society.

Custodial history:

Immediate source of acquisition: This material was presented by the Whitwick Scout Group, via the Church Missionary Society, in 1981.

CONTENT AND STRUCTURE

Scope and content/abstract: Printed papers of the Rev J Martin relating to China, 1925-1929 and undated [1930s], including Japan tourist board brochure on Mukden (Shenyang), 1925, newspaper on the burial of Sun Yat-Sen, 1929, undated hymn music published for the Hangchow Choral Union, undated Shopping Guide to Shanghai, and undated ephemera including Christmas cards.

System of arrangement:

ACCESS AND USE

Language: English and Chinese

Conditions governing access: Unrestricted.

Conditions governing reproduction: No publication without written permission. Apply to archivist in the first instance.

Finding aids: Unpublished handlist.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rachel Kemsley as part of the RSLP AIM25 project.

Date(s) of descriptions: Apr 2002


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Books
Guidebooks
Guides
Internal politics
Markets
Missionaries
Musical styles
Ordained missionaries
Political leadership
Politicians
Religious groups
Religious music
Retail
Trade
Travel
Travel abroad

Personal names
Martin | J | fl 1925-[1930s] | missionary
Sun Yat Sen | 1860-1925 | physician, revolutionary, and first President of the Republic of China x Sun Zhong-shan

Corporate names
Church Missionary Society
Hangchow Choral Union

Places
China
East Asia
Hangchow
Hangzhou
Liaoning
Shanghai
Shenyang