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Dorothy Graham Edson Oral History Interviews

Creator::
Edson, Dorothy Graham, interviewee  Search this
Extent:
22 audiotapes (Originals). 8 audiotapes (Reference copies).
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Audiotapes
Transcripts
Place:
China -- Description and travel
China -- Social life and customs
Chengdu (China)
Yibin Shi (China)
Date:
1993
Descriptive Entry:
In 1993, William W. Moss, director, and Pamela M. Henson, historian, at Smithsonian Institution Archives conducted four interviews of Dorothy Graham Edson, who was writing a biography of her father using resources in Smithsonian Institution Archives. These interviews of Dorothy Graham Edson and reminiscences of family members and friends cover their family; youth; education in China; careers; David Crockett Graham's collecting interests; reminiscences of their parents, and the challenges of a missionary life abroad. The collection includes four interviews of Edson, three reminiscence sessions with the five Graham sisters, two reminiscence sessions with the sisters and friends I. McConnell, G. and W. McIntyre, and Betty Jean and Dick Barker, remiscences of Cesare Santucci, the Margaret Graham Memorial service and the music recording. The collection contains 19.5 hours of audio recordings and 243 pages of transcript.
Rights:
Restricted. Contact SIHistory@si.edu to request permission.
Topic:
Museum of Art, Archeology, and Ethnology (Yibin Shi, China)  Search this
Anthropology  Search this
Religion -- China  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Collectors and collecting  Search this
Oral history  Search this
Interviews  Search this
Missionaries  Search this
Miao (Chinese people)  Search this
Music  Search this
Genre/Form:
Audiotapes
Transcripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 9571, Dorothy Graham Edson Oral History Interviews
Identifier:
Record Unit 9571
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-faru9571

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