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Claim filed by the Trustees of Lingnan University against Chinese Communist Regime via Foreign Claims Settlement Commission of the United States, 1960 - 1971

Identifier: RG007/LEEsm/SG1/s1

Scope and Contents

From the Series:

This sub-series document various correspondences, administrative and financial records of Trustees of Lingnan University, featuring a claim filed by the Trustees on 30 June 1969 via Foreign Claims Settlement Commission of the United States, for the property of the University at Canton which was taken by the Chinese Communist Regime on December 15, 1950.

Records are mostly photocopying materials, reproduced by Dr. Lee Sui-ming from the archives of Harvard-Yenching Library and Yale Divinity School for his research of the history of Lingnan University.


  • 1960 - 1971


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research use by prior appointment (please contact Lingnan Archives through email: Fragile materials access may be restricted. Records that contain personal information will be closed to protect individual privacy, to which would be noted at respective series, subseries or file level.


From the Fonds: 6 Linear Feet (3 archives boxes)

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Repository Details

Part of the Lingnan Archives Repository