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1999.087.004 Book Fighting techniques of Bruce Lee Tao of Jeet Kune Do Bruce Lee 1975 Ohara Publications
1999.087.006 Book Bruce Lee: The Man Only I Knew Linda Lee 1975 Warner
1999.087.010 Magazine Farewell to the Dragon: The Bruce Lee Memorial Film Book Stephen Alan Friedman 1975 The Cinema Attic
1999.092.028 Book Chinatown Ballads Wallace Irwin 1906 Duffield & Co.
2000.004.001 Book Many recipes in the order of a Chinese banquet meal. Illustrations by Warren Troutman. The Chinese Cook Book M. Sing Au 1936 Culinary Arts Press
2000.004.002 Book Chinese Recipes Leon Huang 1964 Fortune Publishing
2000.004.003 Book Japanese Food and Cooking Stuart Griffin 1960 Charles E. Tuttle
2000.017.001 Year Book 4 - copies of The New Japanese American News 1949 Year Book and Directory. The New Japanese American News 1949 Year Book 1949 Ikken K. Momii
2000.032.001 Book How to Date for Men and Women 1924
2000.032.002 Book New Republic part 4 1917
2000.032.003 Book Pictues of drawings of vases, bowls, fish and animals. Seven New Techniques
2000.032.004 Book Moral Stories of Confucius
2000.032.005 Book Moral Stories of Confucius chapters 6 - 10
2000.032.006 Book Moral Stories of Confucius
2000.032.007 Book Chinese character dictionary
2000.032.008 Book Chinese herbs for first aid Chinese Herbs for First Aid
2000.032.009 Book Financial records for the accounting department from March 16 - December 28 Financial Records
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2000.032.011 Book Hypnotism by Electric Mirror 1921 Shanghai Psychic Institute
2000.032.012 Book Chinese Dictionary
2000.032.013 Book Homonym Dictionary
2000.032.014 Book A Secret for soldiers by So-shi, 13 chapters So-shi 1922
2000.032.015 Book record of money collected by 11 people. Stamped: "TUCK LUNG CO." 1919
2000.032.016 Book Written on the front: "Deposition Department" Deposition of family
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2000.032.022 Book Medical treatise consisting of 18 volumes Hospital manual 1901
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2000.032.024 Book Hand writing on brown paper.
2000.032.026 Book Chinese character dictionary contains the 8th and 9th group with three parts in each group. Kangxi Dictionary 1700/ Commercial Press
2000.032.027 Book Chinese character dictionary contains the 3rd, 4th and 5th groups with three parts in each group. Kangxi Dictionary 1700/
2000.032.028 Book Two volume edition of four chapters. Chapter one is about correspondence with family members; Chapter two is with relatives; Chapter with schoolmates, teachers; Chapter 4 about social intercourse. Examples in each chapter with one in classical style and one in a modern style. The classical examples also have character explanation. A New Model for Women's Correspondence 1929 World Journal Bookstore
2000.032.029 Book Textbook of 24 chapters to teach the 1000 most common Chinese characters. Textbook of One Thousand Characters for Townspeople 1930 The Commercial Press., Ltd.
2000.032.030 Book Partial books of the original 5. This set has only volumes 2,3,5. This libretto was based on the famous novel "Story from Liang san" and is the story of the elder brother of Wu Song. He sold cakes on the street and was poor, short and ugly. He marries Pan jin Lian a beautiful girl and the story concerns her passions and resolve to murder her husband. The Story of Big Brother Woo (Wu) Yi Wen Press
2000.032.031 Book This is a short story based on the Hong Lou Meng or Dream of the Red Chamber. It begins as the novel ends and is a romance about Pao Yu and Qing Wen. Qing Wen mended the Fur coat Yi Wen Press
2000.032.032 Book Three pages of a booklet on the principles of Buddhism. The Principle of Buddhism 1916 China Press
2000.032.033 Book Story of eight scholars that go to the capital to take the national Examinations and pass but long for their homes and wives. the Eight Gifted Scholars
2000.032.034 Book This novel tells of the relationship and civil wars among the poewerful of the Eastern Zhou dynasty. There are three chapters in this book of the story about Wu yun who escaped from the state of Yue to the state of Wu. He is helped along the way by selfless individuals who later commit suicide to protect him.
2000.032.035 Book Eleven chapter book. Xi Shi the beautiful madien from Yun becomes the concubine of the ruler of Wu. He is so taken with her that the state falls into direpair and is soon defeated by Yun. Stories from Eastern Zhou
2000.032.036 Book Book in 15 chapters tells the story of Bao Cheng and his brothers. All were incorruptable and helped others in need. Story of Bao Cheng
2000.032.037 Book The Story of the Tang Dynasty. The origins of the dynasty involved the fight between various dukes. Lee Shi Ming the son of Duke Lee Yuan wins the military battles and establishes the Tang Dynasty. Story of the Tang Dynasty
2000.032.038 Book Story of the Tang Dynasty
2000.032.039 Book Water Margin is one of the most famous novels in China. The story is about Song Jiang and his band of swordsmen numbering 108. Their hideout was on a mountain surrounded by a marsh. Liang San. Shui Hu Chuan ( Water Margin) ( Outlaws of the Marsh) Shi Na An
2000.032.040 Book ???Li Shizhen (1518-93) Li Shizhen (Pinyin romanization) Li Shih-chen (Wade-Giles romanization) The World Famous Great Pharmacologist Li Shihzhen Li Shizhen ???, the author of the world famous pharmacology classic - Bencao Gang Mu (????, Schematic Listing of Herbs and Drugs), is also known as "Dong Bi" (??, Jade of the East). He referred to himself as "Bin hu lao ren" (????, Old Man at Lakeside) in his old age. He was born in Wa-xiao-ba (???) of Qi prefecture (??) in Hubei area (present Qi-zhou town ??? in Qi-chun county ???, Hubei province ???) in the thirteen year of Zhende (??) period in the Ming dynasty. His grandfather was a physician. His father Li Yanwen (???), also known as Ziyu (??) and Yuechi (??, Moon pond), was a well-respected rural doctor. He was also a knowledgeable Xiucai (??, Licentiate). However, owing to various obstacles in his life, he was not able to pass civil service examinations in several attempts. Since their family had been poor for generations, he longed for success through the civil service examination system. He did not want his young son Shizhen to carry on his medical career; instead, he hoped Shizhen could earn fame to glorify their forebears through civil service examinations. Therefore, in addition to teaching Shizhen his medical knowledge, he wanted Shizhen to emphasize on learning the eight-legged essays (a style of rigid literary writings) as a way to attain success. In the age of fourteen, Shizhen went with his father to take an examination in Huangzhou prefecture and attain the title of the Licentiate. However, in the age of seventeen, twenty, and twenty-three, he went to Wu-chang to take provincial examinations for three times and failed to enter the roll. When he was twenty years old, he was affected with a lung disease, but he managed to attend the examination with illness. After he returned home, his health condition gradually deteriorated. Fortunately his father treated him intensively, he finally recovered slowly, but was still in bad health. After Shizhen failed three times in the provincial examinations, he had lost interest in seeking any civil services. He made up his mind to continue the learning of medicine from his father; he also became the disciple of Gu Riyan ??? to study classics and writing. Before long, Shizhen's elder brother left home to make a living somewhere else. Shizhen started to follow his father to respond to summons from patients. He therefore accumulated rich knowledge and clinical experiences. When he started practicing medicine, he loved his career so much that no matter day or night, windy or rainy, far or near, poor or rich, he never rejected whoever asked for medical assistance. As the result of it, whenever someone mentioned Dr. Li of Wa-xiao-ba, every local people highly praised and deeply appreciated him. In 1539 B.C., after the flood of Qizhen, epidemics spreading all over. Shizhen and his father worked day and night to save the dying and treated the injured. Since he was so caring in treating people's pain and illness, he won a great reputation. Qizhou was the seat of the prefectural government, and Shizhen was often summoned by the magistrate's family to treat medical problems. At that time, the Crown Prince (the son born of the legal wife) of the Fu-shun King (???) was ill. Shizhen was summoned to treat his illness. Shizhen heard that the Fu-shun King planned to replace the Crown Prince with the son born of his concubine, so he submitted a prescription titled "Soup for soothing the Qi and agreeing with sons." ("Agreeing with Sons" is the name for a green flowered plant - Aconitum fischeri.) The King saw it, and was enlightened. He then changed his previous plan to replace the Crown Prince with the son born of his concubine. Zhu Yingjan the King of Chu heard of it, highly praised Shizhen's sense of righteousness, so he employed him as a Sacrificial Official to take charge of matters of Fine Physicians' Institution. The son of the King of Chu was attacked by shortness of breath. Several famous doctors were not able to offer any treatment, but Shizhen healed him. The King of Chu deeply appreciated his service, so he recommended him to the imperial court, and he was conferred the position of the Court Judge in the Court Physicians' Institution. Shizhen was indifferent to fame and wealth. To benefit the world and save lives were goals he was working toward, hence he served in the Court Physicians' Institution for merely one year before he resigned and returned to his homeland. Shizhen emphasized on serving the neighborhood with the four essential steps a doctor should take to diagnose a disease: to observe the symptoms, to listen to the patient's description of his ailment, to ask the patient relevant questions, and to feel the patient's pulse. He also built a residence for carrying out writing projects, and published consecutively the "Lakeside study of pulse," the "Research on the Eight Pulse Beats in the Rare Classics", and the "Schematic Listing of Herbs and Drugs." Included herein is the introduction to his great achievement - "Schematic Listing of Herbs and Drugs." Shizhen realized from clinical treatments that, as a physician, he must fully understand the effects of medicines in addition to mastering the knowledge for diagnose, so he could combine both to treat illness effectively. In order to carry out research in this field, he planted an herbal garden himself. He also followed his father to valley and wildness frequently to gather medicinal herbs in order to study the shapes, effects, and growing environments of the herbs. As the result of it, he gradually enriched his knowledge on medicines. Shizhen was aware that herbal study was an important component of the Chinese medical science. However, there were a lot of confusions and mistakes in the records of various herbal studies throughout the dynasties. Some entries were mixed together while they should have been separated; some entries were separated while they should have been combined. Sometimes, herbs were not distinguished from woods, fish and inserts were mixed together. In some cases, they were simply assumptions on papers, which did not go through thorough investigation. Therefore, he made up his mind to carry out a comprehensive study of herbal books throughout the dynasties. He was aware that, in order to accomplish this meaningful task, he must consult real experts - farmers, woodcutters, fishermen & hunters, to produce an herbal book that would match the reality. Based on this conception, he launched forth this project at the age of 34. And he would try his best to visit the growing area personally to carry out investigation whenever he encountered a questionable item. He didn't mind to travel over land and water to the wildness and valley to search, gather samples, and consult with specialists. One time, he passed a courier station (where couriers rested in former times), and encountered a group of carters who were digging a lot of small trees with red blossoms. Shizhen Li walked toward them and asked: "Isn't this Hsuan-hua (??convolvlaceous plant)? What are you gathering them for?" They replied: "We carters, being outside on constant run for years in morning dews and evening snow, regardless of wind and rain, all of us have injured tendons and joints. We use the tendon-healing root of this kind of Chan chih mu tan (????, entwining peony) to stew for broth, and take it at bedtime. It is very effective in healing injury of tendon and joints. Hence he acquired from laborers a prescription with only one ingredient for healing injury of tendon and joints. In addition to intensive research and extensive gathering, he also planted and cultivated herbs, and carried out systematic investigation. He went through cultivation and research to discover the true effects of many medicines, acquire results which people had never learned, and rectify the mistakes made by reckless coping and distorted interpretations. Shizhen was brave in holding onto truth and fighting against superstitions and heretical theories. This is what we should learn from him. At that time, the Emperor was wishfully dreaming of becoming an immortal, so he fooled around with occultists all year round, and put aside affairs of the government, dreaming of extracting elixir for immortality for his own enjoyments. For this reason, occultists held very high ranking at that time. Court officials and commoners usually avoided them with awe, and never dare to criticize them. However, Shizhen was awe-inspiring righteous. He was strongly opposed to occultists' heretical theories of immortality. For instance, mercury is an extremely toxic ingredient, but occultists used it for extracting elixir, saying that people could attain immortality after taking it. For dynasties, quite a few herbalists simply followed the assumptions of occultists and said that mercury was not toxic. Therefore Shizhen commented in the "Schematic Listing of Herbs and Drugs" under the entry of mercury's "discovery" that "The saying of occultists is not accountable, how can herbalists speak recklessly without investigation." How righteous is his comment. In addition to that, Shizhen also introduced corrosive sublimate- sublimated mercury, and pointed out that it had the function of soothing urination and healing syphilis, etc. He got a good grasp of mercury's medical merit three hundred years ago, which was the earliest discovery of it. The project of compiling the "Schematic Listing of Herbs and Drugs"- Shizhen's epoch- making medical publication- started in the Renzi year of the Jiajing period (????1552 A.D.), and accomplished in the Wuyin year of the Wanli period (????1578 A.D.) - a span of twenty-six years. Participants included his four sons, four grandsons, and his advanced disciples. The process includes "gathering information from hundreds of experts, searching through areas cover all around," "repeated investigations and clinical experiments," "consulting more than eight hundred experts' publications, editing the manuscripts for three times to cut off repetitions, catch faults and rectify inaccurate entries." When he finally accomplished this difficult great mission at the age of sixty-one, the result was a publication that gathers the essence of Chinese herbal studies. The book has a total of 52 chapters, there are water, fire, earth, metal & rocks, grasses, grains, vegetables, fruits, woods, utensils, insects, scaly animals, shellfish, birds, animals, man as medicine - sixteen parts as its scheme. Every part is further divided into a few categories, for instance, grains part is divided into hemp, wheat & rice; millet; soybean; and spirits - four categories. Woods part is also divided into aromatic woods, tall trees, bushes, Yu trees, budding trees, miscellaneous woods - six different categories. There are fourteen parts divided into sixty-two categories that contain 1094 herbal medicines, 444 animal drugs, 275 mineral drugs, 79 other miscellaneous drugs- a total of 1892 entries. The book divides the medicines into categories. Following the schematic listing and a certain format, there are detailed information included under the accurate name for each medicine: there are "explaining the name," (list various names and select one as the title), "gathering details" (introduce growing areas, shapes, cultivation and gathering methods), "preparations" (methods of making), "flavor" (various qualities), "major functions," "discovery" (discussion or summary), "rectifying mistakes" (to rectify previous mistakes), "subordinate prescriptions," etc. There are 11096 entries of single ingredient prescriptions in the "subordinate prescriptions." The statements in the book cover a broad range, which include all sorts of information about the preparation of Chinese herbal medicine, prescriptions for medicines, identification of medicines, cultivation, etc. He was opposed to popular conjectures. In addition to following, compiling trustworthy statements and criticisms from predecessors, he also provided practical experiences he gained personally. This book combines clinical treatments to enhance scholars' practical knowledge on animals, plants, and minerals. It summarizes Chinese people's experiences on medical treatments before sixteenth century, inherits predecessors' knowledge and inspires followers' research on herbal studies. "How to publish, distribute, and introduce it to the world" was a critical problem after this book was finished. Li was not able to publish it, and people who understood and were concerned about the project were not able to support him. Moreover, he could not find an appropriate book shop to work together on publishing, hence the manuscript was held at home for more than ten years until Hu Chenglong ??? of Nanjing (Nanking) read the transcript of the "Bencao gang mu." He considered it a great book which was worth publishing, and was willing to take charge of publication, so the manuscript began to appear on printing plates around the year of 1590. Li passed away in the twenty-first year of the Wanli period (1593 A.D.) at the age of seventy-six. He was buried at the Crab Mountain near Bamboo Grove Lake???????, which was five li (Chinese mile, 1/3 English mile) east to Qi prefecture (??). After he passed away for three years (1596 A. D.), the first edition of "Bencao Gang Mu" started to distribute in Nanjing (Nanking). This is what we referred to as "the first edition of Jinling ?????" (Jinling, former name of Nanking). Bencao Gang Mu (Compendium of Materia Medica) Li Shi Zhen
2000.032.041 Book Two volumes of a three volume set is an attachenment to Zhen Li Shen's Compendium of Materia Medica. Collection of Typical Chinese Traditional Medicine Precriptions Tong Shi
2000.032.042 Book 100 Sheets of paper. Red cover. Gong xin stationary shop as a gift to customers on the opening day.
2000.032.043 Book Volume two of biography of Ying -lie and his battles with Zhu yuan zhang and Chen you liang. Biography of Ying-lie
2000.032.044 Book This is 9 chapters of 22. It lists famous Chinese men from the Han to the Qing Dynasties. Who's who in Ancient China Wu bang Sheng
2000.032.045 Book The story of Meng Li Jun, separated from her scholar lover she masquerades as a man and takes the Imperial Examinations, does very well and was proclaimed the number one scholar. Zai Sheng Yuan
2000.032.046 Book Blank notebook Notebook
2000.032.047 Book Volumes 1 and 3 of this revised dictionary. Yu Tang Dictionary
2000.032.048 Book Dictionary Kao Zheng Dictionary
2000.032.049 Book Miniature dictionary of Buddhism. It is arranged according to the number of strokes of the Chinese character.
2000.032.050 Book Couplets used for festive occasions usually posted on doors. A Collection of Couplets
2000.032.051 Book Popular Ready made medicines A Collection of Traditional Chinese Medicine prescriptions
2000.032.052 Book Science Textbook for Primary School 1902 Wen Ming Book Shop
2000.040.001 Book This set of books was edited by Gong Pi Fah Ci and translated into Chinese by Zhan Xian Ci. The story is based on the historical records of the Sui and Tang Dynasties written by Luo Guan Zhong. This edition has 22 chapters in two volumes. It is the story of the Tong Ming Huang and his concubines Mei and Yang. The Biography of the Concubine Yang (Yang Gui fei) Shanghai Culture Service
2000.040.002 Book Two volume set of books of proverbs and parables. Three copies of volume 1 and three copies of volume 2.
2000.040.003 Book The story of Zhong Kui and how he rid the people of ghosts. Zhong Kui Put Down the Ghost You Wen Tang Book Store
2000.040.004 Book A famous set of stories urging good deeds. The moral of the stories is that those who do good are rewarded and those who do evil are punished. Volumes 1, 2,3,4,5,7,8. Fantastic stories in the present and in the past.
2000.040.005 Book Volume 4 of the story of scholars their Confucian studies and love lives. The story of Ping San Long Yan Yi Ti San Ren
2000.040.006 Book Published in ten volumes, only the first volume is here. Volumes 1 & 2 are from the Zuo Chuan by Zuo Giu Ming. The commentaries are interspersed with the classical Chinese script. Commentaries on Selected Classic Chinese works Lui Yu An 1924 Sao Ye San Fang Book Store
2000.040.007 Book This is a detective story. Once upon a time the number one officer of a province had two daughters. the elder is Zhi Zhi and the younger Lan Lan. They are both well educated. One day the elder sister is killed. As it turns out her younger sister was having an affair with a young scholar and the elder sister found out. For this she was murdered by the younger sister. The story of Elder and Younger Sisters 1919 Shen He Ji Book Store
2000.040.008 Book Great Detective magazine #18 includes 17 short detective stories. Great Detective Magazine 1949 No. 1 Publishing Co.
2000.040.009 Book 12 String Bound journals The first journal is a record of immigration questions asked to Chen Wu Zhong each time he returned to China from the U.S. 1. Transcription of interviews at the Customs office from 1914 - 1931. Chen Wu Zhong (Mandarin) Interview of March 14, 1917. Q: What is your name? A: Chen Wu Zhong Q: How much money did you invest in the "Yuan Long Co." A: $500 Q: When did you go to work for the "Guang De" (Quong Tuck) Co? A: February 1, 1915. Q: What do you do? A: I was working with Chinese medicine and groceries. Q: How much do you earn? A: 35$ Q: How many co-workers do you have and what are there names? A: There are seven members: Chen Wen Zhong; Hu Bing; Chen Wu Yee; Chen Liu An; Yi Zhong; Chen Xiang Zhong; Wu Zeng Xue and I. Q: Who is your manager? A: Hu Bing Q: Who are you in partnership with? A: It is Chen Wu Yi. Q: Do you have any children. A: No. Q: How much stock do you own? A: $1,000. Q: When do you want to return to China? A: Tomorrow, March 15th, 1917. Q: Since arriving in the United States where else have you gone? A: No, I never went anywhere else. Q: How long did you work for the Yuan Long Co.? A: About 10 months. Q: How long did you work for the Guang De (Quong Tuck Co) Co? A: I have worked there two years. Chen Wu Zhang let China for the US in 1914, arriving March 12th. He returned to China March 15th, 1917. He returns to the US on May 6th, 1919. Q: What's your name? A: My name is Chen Wu Zhong. Q: How old are you? A: 30 years old. Q: What is your wife's name? A: Wang Q: How much money did you invest in the Guang De Co (Quong Tuck)? A: $1,000 Q: Do you have any children? A: Yes, I have. Q: What's you son's name. A: Chen Fang Qin Q: What is your son's birthday? A: My son was born December 10, 1918. Q: How long did you stay in China this time? A: About two years. Q: Why did you go back to China? A: To visit my mother. Chen Wu Zhong goes back to China July 9th, 1921. Q: What's your name? A: My name is Chen Wu Zhong Q: How old are you? A: I am 32 years old. Q: What is your wife's name? A: Her family name is Wang. Q: Do you have any children? A: yes, I have. Q: What is your son's name? A: My son's name is Chen Fang Qin. Q: What is your son's birthday? A: He was born on December 10, 1918. Q: Who is your manager in the company you are working for? A: Mr. Hu Bing is outr manager. Q: How much money did you invest in the Guang De Co.(Quong Tuck)? A: $1,000 Q: What visa do you have? A: Business Q: What is your work schedule at the Quong Tuck Co.? A: From 8:00 in the morning until 12 midnight. Q: What is your position? A: Shopkeeper. Q: Who is your guarantors? A: Burgess and Williams. Q: How do you know them? A: Mr Burgess and Williams usually come to the Quong Tuck Co. and talk with me. Chen Wu Zhong returns to the US on March 30, 1923. Q: What is your name. A: My name is Chen Wu Zhong. Q: What is your wife's name? A: Her last name is Wang. Q: The last time you went back to China, you had a child. Did you have another child in China? A: Yes, I had another child born in China. Q: What is your new child's name? A: Chen Fang Guan Q: Does your wife have her feet bound? A: No, she does not. Chen Wu Zhong returns to China again in December 29, 1927. Q: What is your name? A: Chen Wu Zhong Q: How old are you? A: 38 Q: Where are you going to stay when you arrive in China? A: Longmei Village, Guongdong province. Q: Where do you live now? A: 123 12th Ave. Q: In the past 12 months, you have been doing odd jobs? A: Yes, I have been working in the restaurant and tailoring. Q: How many children do you have? A: I have two children. Q: Have you seen them? A: Yes, I have. Q: How many times have you gone to China. A: Two times. Q: Do you know if some of your friends have baby girls in China? A: No. It has been a long time since I left. Q: What visa did you have the last time you come to the US? A: Business visa. Q: What is your mail address in Hong Kong? A: I don't know exactly. Chen Wu Zhong returns to the US in November 19, 1928. Interviewed on the ship. Q: What is your name? A: Chen Wu Zhong. Q: What is your wife's name? A: Her last name is Wang. Q: How many children do you have? A: Two boys. Q: Did you have another child whe you went back to China? A: Not yet, but my wife is pregnant. Chen returns to China February 21, 1931. Q: What is your name? A: My name is Chen Wu Zhong. Q: How old are you? A: I am 42 years old. Q: What is the village name where you were born? A: Long mei village, GuangDong province. Q: What is your wife's last name? A: Her name is Wang. Q: What visa did you have the 2nd time you came back to the US? A: Business visa. Q: What visa do you have now? A: Business visa. Q: Do you have parents or brothers living in the US? A: No, my parents are dead and I don't have any brothers or sisters. Q: When did you forst come to the US? A: I arrived the first time March 12, 1914. Q: How many times have you gone back to China? A: Three times. Q: What did you do? A: I have been working in the tailor shop. Q: Where is the tailor shop? A: It is on 12th Ave. The Wang Jiu Tailor shop. Q: How many children do you have? A: I have two sons. Q: How old is the big one? A: 14 years old. Q: And his birthday? A: December 10, 1918 Q: What is your eldest son's name? A: Chen Fang qiu. Q: What is your second son's name? A: Chen Fang guan. Q: How old is he? A: He is 10 years old. Q: And his birthday? A: August 16, 1922 Q: Were you at home when your second son was born? A: Yes, I was at home. Q: What did you do when you were in China the last time? A: I have been working for the Yi Yuan Company. Q: When did you invest in the landed estate of Zhang Li Bu? A: I have invested 1000 dollars in it in 1929. Q: What else did you invest in? A: I have invested 1000 dollars in the Quong Tuck Co. (Guong De). Q: Where is your certification of your investment? A: They are preserved well in the Quong Tuck Co (Guang De Co.) Q: When was the first time you came to the US? A: It was on March 12, 1914. Q: When was the first time you went back? A: It was on March 15, 1917. Q: When was the second time you came back to the US? A: It was on April 6th, 1919. Q: When was the second time you went back to China? A: It was July 9th, 1921. Q: When was the third time you came back to the US? A: It was January 24th, 1923. Q: When was the third time you went back to China? A: It was December 5th, 1927. Q: When was the 4th time you came back to the US? A: It was October 30th, 1928. Q: And today? A: Today is February 21, 1931, and I am going back to China. .2 Account book of Xin Li Yi Company. 1906 .3, a,b,c,d Account books of the Xin Li Yi Co., of investors and their contributions. .4 Account book. "Helping Each Other in an Emergency" " The Overseas Chinese travelled far from China to get rich in the US, but the foreigners discriminate against us. It often happens that they waylay and beat up the overseas Chinese. So we propose that every overseas Chinese must help each other in an emergency and ask that you contribute money . The rich should contribute the most and the poor the least. Once this has been established the overseas Chinese can use the contributed money to pay the fee of civil criminal lawsuits. This is proposed by: Xie Tai Xin Chang Co., Tai Yuan Co., Guang Long Co., Xin Li Yi Co., Guang Ying Co., Yi Yuan Co., An Tai Co. There are two rules: 1: For farm workers and tailor workers working with motor operated machines the limit is $2.50; 2. Porters the limit is $1.00. " A list of names and there contributions follows. .5 Stock holders of the Xie Li Co., July 1, 1930. .6 Accounting book of a grocery of groceries bought on credit .7 Account book of rental property 1926-1931. .8 & 9 Blank Account books
2000.040.010 Book Zhao Jun is one of the 4 most beautiful young ladies in Chinese history. She was born in the Han dynasty. She becomes a concubine of the Emperor. Due to aggression by the neighboring king Xiong nu, the emperor agrees to let him marry into his family. the concubine Zhao Jun is chosen as his adopted daughter and is sent from Xian to marry the king. She gives a stirring speech as she leaves. The Romance of Zhao Jun 1925 Jing Zhe Library
2000.040.011 Book Four volumes of 351 stories all of a humorous nature. Comedy Stories
2000.040.012 Book Various excerpts of classical chinese works. National Readers for higher primary schools 1912 Commercial Press Ltd.
2000.040.013 Book Wu Zhi Hui was a famous political commentator in 1912 - 1949. This is a work of four volumes. Vol. 1 articles on How to investigate and deal with the Chinese Communist Party. The Relationship between the Kuomintang and the Communist Party The differences between "Perfect Society- Great Harmony - Ideal Society" Vol. 2 articles on the Material Civilization and Science Vol. 3 articles on the Corruption in Chinese official circles. Vol. 4 some comments on the reform of Chinese characters. Selected Works Wu Zhi Hui 1929 Quan Min Book Store
2000.040.014 Book In this issue: How to win the War of Resistence Against Japan. Appeal for Jiang Shi to step down. Important news about overseas and domestic members. Lee Family Association Monthly 1931, October
2000.040.015 Book Qing dynasty text on traditional prescriptions for medicine. Revised and annotated. Medical Recipies 1890 (?)
2000.040.016 Book Book on prepared Chinese medicine and then some Chinese sayings. Possibly distributed by the Ng Gee Co., San Francisco. Just a Minor Success in Medicine Zhao Chao Chang 1922
2000.040.017 Book Four volume novel The first three deal with criminal cases and the struggle over justice. The last volume concerns a group of soldiers and a famous general and their attack on a mountain. The Rare Astuteness and Secret Scheme Wu Yu Gong 1922 The Guang Wen Book Store
2000.040.018 Book Four volume novel of the changing of Chinese society. A young woman goes off to school until her parents tell her they have arranged a marraige for her. She refuses - leading to many strange devlopments and finally finds happiness in selecting her own marraige partner. Lee Han Qiu 1924 The World Press Ltd.
2000.040.019 Book Chinese almanac used to tell fortunes and predict the future. It is divided into several sections. One has to do with the lunar calendar and calculations based on the Twelve Earthly branches and Ten Heavenly Stems that divide the year and the day. Almanac 1977 Wing King Tong Co.
2000.040.020 Book Chinese almanac used to tell fortunes and predict the future. It is divided into several sections. One has to do with the lunar calendar and calculations based on the Twelve Earthly branches and Ten Heavenly Stems that divide the year and the day. Almanac 1981 Ming Ji Book Store
2000.040.021 Book Letter writing manual. How to Write Letters in Common Chinese 1925 Da Cheng Book Store
2000.040.022 Book Instruction book on letter writing using vernacular Chinese How to write letters in Common Chinese Gao Yu Han 1921 Oriental Book Co.
2000.040.023 Book Two editions of this hand book on how to write a letter. This book went through 22 editions in nine years in China. Though this letter has examples of how to write to government officials expressing the new found freedoms of the Chinese people it is still in Classical Chinese writing. How to write a letter for all purposes 1918 Guan Yi Book Store
2000.040.024 Book The New Testament in Japanese New Testament 1920 American Bible Society
2000.040.025 Book Collection of modern japanese poetry Nihon Gendai Shi Taikei 1955
2000.040.026 Book 2 - notebooks with Chinese writing. Herbal medicine formulas Notebooks "Yan Fan"
2000.040.027 Book Two volume set on human physiology. Volume I on Structure Volume II on Function Human Physiology: Structure and Function Sun Zu Lie 1917
2000.040.028 Book Four copies of the first volume of "On Chinese Currency" written by G. Vissering, translated by Yang Mian. Advice given to the rulers of the Qing dynasty on currency reform just before the government was overthrown. 1917
2000.040.029 Book Volume 2 of Chinese History. This volume reviews the work of Zhu Xi and Sima Guang - "Tang Jian." History of Tang Jian Yuan Jun Di, Ye Zheng
2000.040.030 Book Three volumes of The Four Books of Confucianism This set includes the Analects and Mencius. Four Books Guang Xi Book Store
2000.040.031 Book Volume 16 of the Shuo Yuan. Shuo Yuan
2000.040.032 Book Part of the story of the Heng Lou Meng (Dream of the Red Chamber) JingYu Yuan Cao Xue Qin
2000.040.033 Book Book of Chinese etiquette going over proper names for relations; invitations, seating, naming. Book of Etiquette Le Dao Ju Shi
2000.040.034 Book The writer was a young scholar in Toi San, Canton Province and whites about rights and freedom. Ke Yu Xi Mo Lee Shao Tang 1927
2000.040.035 Book In eight parts this book on Chinese medicine lists a number of actual case studies using herbal prescriptions Proven Prescription's in Chinese Herbal Medicine Zhang Shao Tang 1913 Commmercial Press Ltd.
2000.040.036 Book Monthly magazine published in Taiwan covering events on the mainland Mainland Monthly 1958
2000.040.037 Book Vol. 2, No. 4 of Kuo Min Wai Chiao; events of late 1944 affecting China. Kuo Min Wai Chiao 1944
2000.040.038 Book Advanced English phrases for Chinese speakers A Classified Collection of Idiomatic English Constructions and Phrases 1917; 1926 Commercial Press Ltd.
2000.040.039 Book Volume 2 of Ying Lie Zhuan the story of the founding of the Ming Dynasty when Zhu Yuan Zhang wins the civil war. Ying Lie Zhuan
2000.040.040 Book English grammer with classical Chinese translation. New Manual of English Grammar with Chinese Translations for Middle Schools 1935 Commercial Press Ltd.
2000.040.041 Book History of China text book for primary school History for Primary School Xu Ying Chuan, Fu Wei Ping 1938 Commercial Press Ltd.
2000.040.042 Book Chinese language text book of general knowledge for primary school General Knowledge for Primary School
2000.040.043 Book An account note book.
2000.040.044 Book Two editions of Revolutionary Review. #15, # 18. Revolutionary Review 1928
2000.040.045 Book English Language instruction book with Chinese translations. English and Chinese Reader Rev. I M Condit 1882 American Tract Society
2000.040.046 Book The New Pocket Map of China Tong Shi Heng 1927 Commercial Press Ltd.
2000.040.047 Book Diagrams of various number combinations to calculate lottery tickets? The Newest Ticket Diagrams 1916 Fa Ming Ltd
2000.040.048 Book Book on the life of Chin Gee Hee. Born in Lang Mei (?) village, Toi San province, he immigrated to the US, to Seattle and established the Wa Chong Co. He returned to China and built the Sun Ning (Xin Ning)Railway for which the bronze statue was erected. The Memorial Bronze Statue to Chin Gee Hee (Chen Yi Xi) 1920
2000.040.049 Book The history of a private women teacher's school in Toi San (Tai Shan) China. From 1914 - 1930 this school was operating and was closely connected with the activities of overseas Chinese in the USA. The school was named for the founder, Ru Bai Xu, himself an immigrant to the USA. History of Ru Bai Women's Teacher School 1930
2000.040.050 Book Intended to suppliment Baldwin's Fifty Famous Stories, but with stories talen from Chinese history. Fifty Famous Chinese Tales Wang I-ting Kwang Hsueh Publishing House/ Oxford University Press, China
2000.116.002 Book Effects of the bomb on Hiroshima and its people. Hiroshima Under Atomic Bomb Attack Shogo Nagaoka Peace Memorial Museum
2000.116.003 Booklet First hand accounts of survivors of the atomic bombing. Give me Water: Testimonies of Hiroshima and Nagasaki 1972
2000.116.004 Booklet A: program on traveling survivors of the atomic bombing to abolish war. B: flyer of the World Peace Study Mission C: Article: "Hiroshima Man" D: "Week of Life over Death" August 2 - 9, 1975 Goodwill Ambassadors 1963 World Peace Study Mission
2000.121.007 Book Book On the Russian Japanaese war in English. Illustrated. Incomplete. front 18 pages missing. Russia Japan
2000.121.011 Book Undeclared Sino-Japanese War
2000.121.012 Book More Devotional Talks
2000.121.013 Book The Love of God
2000.121.014 Book The Way of Life
2000.121.015 Book Tyee Yearbook 1941 University of Washington
2000.121.016 Book Pacific Japanese Mission
2000.121.017 Book Japanese Who's Who in America
2000.121.018 Book 1914 copy Polk's Seattle Directory Polk's
2000.121.019 Book North American Times Year book 1918 North American Times Year Book 1918 1918
2000.121.020 Book Nippon Yusen Kaisha Official Shipper's Guide 1915
2000.121.022 Book Japanese Pulpit Bible
2000.121.023 Book Beika-ni-Okreru dai nisei no Kyoiku T. Sato
2000.121.024 Book Historical anecdotes from various countries. Shu You Zenshu Kokon Itsuwa Tokusen Shu
2000.121.025 Book Non-fiction regarding Christianity and Biblical studies. Uchima Kanzou Zenshu #9
2000.121.026 Book Confessions of the life of a Japanese woman. Ji Haku
2000.121.027 Book Biography of Inukai Tsuyoshi an important figure from late 19th century Japan. Inukai Tsuyoshi
2000.121.028 Book A Collection of historical anecdotes Itswa No Izumi Heisaburo Takashima
2000.121.029 Book Kanchi Shisatsu Houko Siberia
2000.121.030 Book Stories of various leaders from Hitler to Theodore Roosevelt Tou Zai Dai Youbenk monodatori
2000.121.031 Book The opinions of 56 young Japanese people and what they think of Japan and its future. Many are hoping for peace and a good future. Hijougi Nihhon Zen Koku Seinen Shi Shi Houshu 1933
2000.121.032 Book essays on Christianity dedicated to Dwight Learned. Kirisutoyo Ken kyu 1928
2000.121.033 Book Book about Judo and its style by three Judo masters. Ran Dori No Katachi 1922
2000.121.034 Book This book is about violence in society and how to oppose it through non-violence. Bou Ryoku Hitei John Hayes Holms
2000.121.035 Book Information on women's health after marriage from mental to physical and especially the dangers of childbirth.
2000.121.036 Book the script of a musical or opera Urashima Shouyo u Tubouchi
2000.121.053 Book Appears to be a guide to the auspicious days of the 5th year of Showa (roughly 1930). 1930 Fortune Guide (Showa Gonen Gojuho?)
2000.121.089 Book About Mr. Shigenobu Okuma, the founder of Waseda University; includes his speeches. Lofty Ideals (Kouen no Shisou) 1915
2000.121.113 Book English Japanese Dictionary (Eiwa Jiten) 1902
2000.121.116 Book Collection of writings about history, translation, poetry, diaries, nature, etc. New and Old Model Composition (Shinko Bumpan) 1910
2000.121.122 Book Literal analysis of the Bible Seiyaku sho no Bungaku 1922
2000.121.123 Book Shin Yaku Seisho 1949
2000.121.124 Book Chinese characters explained in Hiragana Chinese - Japanese Dictionary 1906
2000.121.125 Book This book is about the Akou fighters. Akou Gishi Mei Mei Haku 1912
2000.121.126 Book How to write and address a letter in English. Gentlemen's Correspondence 1887
2000.121.127 Book This book is about mr. Turuyoshi Mariyama who sent food and recreational things to Internment camp internees. Gijin Noshishiou 1957
2000.121.128 Book How to read and pronounce Chinese characters for Japanese Futu Gilyokuhen 1903
2000.121.129 Book New Testament in Japanese New Testament 1902
2000.121.130 Book The Book of Genesis with explanitory notes. Book of Genesis with Explanitory Notes Thomas J. Conant 1873 American Bible Union
2000.121.131 Book This book is about I-Ro-Ha which is based on Hiragana.
2000.121.132 Book Japanese English dictionary and phrase book. An Anglo-Japanese Compendium of Conversation & Letter Writer for Study and Reference F. Warrington Eastlake 1917 Shobido
2000.121.133 Book Judo Kyou 1912 (?)
2000.121.134 Book Christianity and the meaning of prayer Kitousho 1891
2000.121.135 Book Chinese (Kanji) use and pronounciation Zoku Kijou Ben Ran 1911
2000.121.136 Book The Bible as Literature Kindaiteki Ni Mitai Yakusho No Bungaku 1924
2000.121.137 Book The modern Japanese Army and Navy in 1914. Satu No Kaigun Cho No Rikugun 1914
2000.121.138 Book New Testament New Testament American Bible Society
2000.121.139 Book This is the sory of a Japanese Christian who became blind and deaf. Yamini Hirumeku Ko Naki 1934
2000.121.140 Book Chinese - Japanese dictionary New I Ro Ha Dictionary 1881
2000.121.141 Book Collected wrtings of Nami Roku Nami Roku Zenshu Nami Roku
2000.121.142 Book Gankutu Ou
2000.121.143 Book English Japanese dictionary Sanseido's New Concise English - Japanese Dictionary 1938
2000.121.144 Book Book of hymns San Bi Ka 1936
2000.121.145 Book Shin Shik Jiteh 1930
2000.121.146 Book How to read Chinese characters in Japanese. Nihon Shin Gyoku Hen 1896
2000.121.147 Book An English-Japanese Vest-Pocket Dictionary 1918 Kenkyusha
2000.121.148 Book This is a pocket edition of the Sermon on the Mount in English and Japanese. Distributed by the Church of Jesus Christ in Chicago, Illinois The Sermon on the Mount
2000.121.149 Book Contains four different stories of Namiroku. Nimiroku Zenshu (The Complete Works of Namiroku) 1920
2000.121.150 Book Collection of black and white photos of successful Japanese people in the Seattle and Tacoma areas. Meishi Shashin Shu (Collection of Photos of Famous People)
2000.121.151 Book A dictionary that explains how to read and write Chinese characters (kanji). 1885
2000.121.152 Book About Japanese Americans living on the American West Coast. Zairai Koushujin 50 Nenshi (Fifty Years of Japanese American Struggles) 1934
2000.121.153 Book A Japanese dictonary. Shin Iroha Jiten (The New "Iroha" Dictionary) 1930
2000.121.154 Book English-Japanese dictionary Shin Eiwa Dai Jiten (The New Standard English-Japanese Dictionary) 1919
2000.121.155 Book About Civil Wars in Japan (Oda Nobunaga, Toyotomi Hideyoshi, Tokugawa Ieyasa) Fuyuki no Hana (Snow Flower) 1918
2000.121.156 Book The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ 1926 American Bible Society
2000.121.157 Book How to memorize scripture and how to use the scripture in personal work. Scripture Memorizing and Successful Personal Work Rev. Oscar Lowry
2000.121.158 Book Guide to the 1909 Alaska Yukon Pacific Exposition in Seattle. Includes black and white photographs. Alaska-Yukon Exposition Guide Compiled by Washington State Japanese Association 1909
2000.121.159 Book Christian fiction; illustrated; for children? Nobody Loves Me O.F. Walton Moody Press
2000.121.160 Book The Man With No Face Margaret Armstrong 1940
2000.121.161 Book A Peep Behind the Scenes O.F. Walton Bible Institute Colportage Association
2000.121.162 Book Collection of five short stories; illustrated Collection of Fiction About a Wandering Gambler's Life various 1935
2000.121.163 Book Contains a list of Japanese Americans originally from Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan, who were interned in the Tule Lake Camp. Includes description of the camp and a map. List of People From Yamanashi Prefecture ("Yamanashi-ken Hitobito Meiryoku) 1941
2000.121.164 Book The Magazine of Touinsha
2000.121.165 Book 2000+ page English-Japanese Dictionary; no romanization Inouye's English-Japanese Dictionary Jukichi Inouye 1915
2000.121.166 Book Appears to be a biography of German Arthur Schopenhauer. Title and content need to be verified by a native speaker. Schopenhauer: Ishi to Genshiki to Shite no Sekai
2000.121.167 Book In English. "Lessons" from Lenin's life that "advance the class struggle." Lenin: The Great Strategist of the Class War A. Losovsky The Trade Union Educational League
2000.121.168 Book Book-like digest containing various articles and stories that were originally published in other magazines (similar to current "Reader's Digest"). In English. Everybody's Digest: Reading Matter That Really Matters 1952 W.J. Smith Publishing
2000.121.169 Book Digest containing various articles and stories originally published elsewhere. One article is "Japanese - Descendants of Gods." In English. Reader's Digest: Articles of Lasting Interest 1933 The Reader's Digest Association
2000.121.170 Book Appears to be a collection of famous quotes. Collection of Famous Words and Writings (Meigen Meikun ? Shu) 1935
2000.121.171 Book Collections of religious devotions. In English. The Upper Room: Daily Devotions for Family and Individual Use (Vol. II) edited by Grover Carlton Emmons 1936 Methodist Episcopal Church
2000.121.172 Book Seattle storekeeper's receipt booklet. Credit/Sales Receipt Booklet 1939
2000.121.173 Book Christian interpretation of the mind, including emotions, will, and habit. In English. An Introduction to the Study of the Mind Walter Scott Athearn 1923 The Westminster Press
2000.121.174 Book Holy Bible: References The American Bible Society (Japan Agency)
2000.121.175 Book Illustrated book of Chinese dishes. 300 Easy-to-Make Family-Style Chinese Dishes (Kantan ni Dekiru Katei ? Ryori Sanbyaku-shu) compiled by Fujin Kurabu ("Ladies Club")
2000.121.176 Book Alphabetical list of people(Japanese Americans living in or near Tacoma) and their addresses. Includes lots of advertisements for local Japan-related companies. Telephone and Address Guide to Japanese People Living In or Near Tacoma 1933
2000.121.177 Book Appears to be a list of prominent Japanese businessmen living in Seattle (originally from Yamanashi Prefecture) and their personal information (addresses, names of family members, etc.). All of these people may belong to a particular association? no title? 1925
2000.121.178 Book Guide to dogs. Includes photos of different breeds. Researching Dogs (Inu no Kenkyu) 1910
2000.121.179 Book Appears to be about the Shinto priest of the Ise Shrine (the home of the "Sun Goddess," or founder of the imperial family) named Takeuchi, and his family. Also his "treasured articles." Includes a few photographs. Treasures of the Takeuchi Family: a Shinto Priest of the Ise Shrine (Koso Kotaijingu Kannnushi Takeuchi-ka Hiho)
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