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Guide to the Chinese Cultural Revolution Collection, 1953 - 2000, undated

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Title:
Chinese Cultural Revolution collection
ID:
M278
Date [inclusive]:
1953 - 2000, undated
Extent:
0.25 Linear Feet
Language:
English
Repository:
George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine 04011
Abstract:
This collection contains varied material, mostly from the period of China's Cultural Revolution, including a decorated Chinese handkerchief and block prints of landscapes
Access Restrictions:

No restrictions.

Preferred Citation:

Chinese Cultural Revolution Collection, George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine

This collection contains varied material, mostly from the period of China's Cultural Revolution, including a decorated Chinese handkerchief and block prints of landscapes. There is a playbill as well as an LP recording of "The White-Haired Girl," and Chinese posters, including an acupuncture diagram. There is also a personal memoir by Francis B. Tenny of the Philadelphia Orchestra's 1973 China tour.

The collection is organized alphabetically by material type.

The collection is supplemented by Zedong Mao's "Quotations from Chairman Mao Tsetung," Peking : Foreign Languages Press, 1972.

Block prints (3): Landscapes showing agriculture and industry, [ante 1973]

map-case D10

Chinese handkerchief: Handkerchief decorated with flowers and weapons, n.d.

map-case D10

Chinese posters: "Complete Acupuncture Diagram," [1972]

map-case D10

Chinese posters: "Listening to Chairman Mao's Talk," [1955]

map-case D10

Chinese posters: "Study Diligently Marxism, Leninism...," [1953]

map-case D10

Chinese posters:"Young Artists," [1954]

map-case D10

China pictorial, no. 12 (1961)

map-case D10

LP recording (3 discs): "The White-Haired Girl," Peking 1971

av Mss. LP box 1

Playbill: "The White-Haired Girl," Shanghai Dance School, [1973?]

box 1 folder 1

Printout of catalog record: Mao, Zedong,"Quotations from Chairman Mao Tsetung" , 1972

box 1 folder 2

Typescript manuscript: "Beethoven and Madame Mao: A Personal Memoir of the Philadelphia Orchestra's 1973 China Tour," Francis B. Tenny, ca. 2003

box 1 folder 3
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