Guide to the Chris Robyn Dissertation, "Building the Bridge: the Chinese educational mission to the United States" 1996
Cage 647

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Creator
Robyn, Chris
Title
Chris Robyn Dissertation, "Building the Bridge: the Chinese educational mission to the United States"
ID
Cage 647
Date
1996
Extent
1.0 box
General Physical Description note
.25 feet of linear shelf space
Language
English
Abstract
This collection consists of two copies (original and revision) of Chris Robyn's 1996 dissertation, "Building the Bridge: The Chinese Educational Mission to the United States: A Sino-American Historico-Cultural Synthesis, 1872-1881."

Preferred Citation note

Chris Robyn Dissertation, "Building the Bridge: the Chinese educational mission to the United States"

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections Washington State University Libraries Pullman, WA

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Biographical/Historical note

Chris Robyn was the first foreign student to complete the Master of Philosophy degree program in the history department at the Chinese University of Hong Kong.

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Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of two copies (original and revision) of Chris Robyn's 1996 dissertation, "Building the Bridge: The Chinese Educational Mission to the United States: A Sino-American Historico-Cultural Synthesis, 1872-1881." The dissertation's cover page explains that it was submitted to The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Graduate School Division of History in partial fulfillment of the requirement for the degree Master of Philosophy. The unpublished typescript includes notes, bibliography, appendices, and illustrations. Each copy is comprised of one volume, with 210 leaves for the original copy, and 217 for the revised version.

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Arrangement note

The collection is arranged in a single series.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries 2013

http://www.wsulibs.wsu.edu/masc
Terrell Library
P.O. Box 645610
Pullman, WA, 99164-5610
509-335-6691
mascref@wsu.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

This collection is open and available for research use.

Conditions Governing Use note

Copyright restrictions apply.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

This item was donated to Washington State University Libraries in 1996 by Chris Robyn.

Processing Information note

Cheryl Gunselman processed this collection.

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Controlled Access Headings

Subject(s)

  • Chinese Americans
  • Chinese students -- New England -- History -- 19th century
  • Chinese students -- United States -- History -- 19th century
  • International Relations

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Collection Inventory

Box Folder

"Building the Bridge: The Chinese Educational Mission to the United States: A Sino-American Historico-Cultural Synthesis, 1872-1881" (revision) 

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"Building the Bridge: The Chinese Educational Mission to the United States: A Sino-American Historico-Cultural Synthesis, 1872-1881" (original) 

1 2