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  • Description: Chinese
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    • Oral history interview with Elsie Chin Yuen Seetoo, 2005

    • 2005-09-09
    • WV0331 Elsie Chin Yuen Seetoo Papers
    • Primarily documents Elsie Chin Yuen Seetoo's early life and education in China; her service in the Chinese Red Cross from 1942 to 1944; her service in the U.S. Army Nurse Corps from 1944 to 1946; her education at the Woman's College of the...
    • [Elsie Seetoo with rifle, 1942]

    • 1942
    • WV0331 Elsie Chin Yuen Seetoo Papers
    • Elsie Yuen Seetoo and a another soldier kneel on one knee while holding a rifle, demonstrating a basic training drill in Fall of 1942. This was part of her indoctrination into the Medical Service Training Unit for the Chinese Army.
    • [Elsie Seetoo posing on charcoal truck, 1942]

    • 1942
    • WV0331 Elsie Chin Yuen Seetoo Papers
    • Elsie Yuen Seetoo sits on a charcoal truck outside the headquarters of the Chinese Red Cross Medical Relief Corps in summer 1942. The vehicle has a red cross on the side, and behind it a large convoy of similar trucks can be seen.
    • [Elsie Seetoo outside dormitory, 1942]

    • 1942
    • WV0331 Elsie Chin Yuen Seetoo Papers
    • Elsie Yuen Seetoo, in uniform, sits against a rail outside her dormitory at the Chinese Medical Relief Corps and Emergency Medical Training School in Guiyang, China, in the summer or fall of 1942.
    • [Elsie Seetoo outside clinic, 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0331 Elsie Chin Yuen Seetoo Papers
    • Elsie Yuen Seetoo stands in front of a clinic for Chinese soldiers at the Infantry Training Center operated by the U.S. Army outside Kunming, China, in late 1943.
    • [Staff in tent at Ramgarh, India, 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0331 Elsie Chin Yuen Seetoo Papers
    • Elsie Yuen Seetoo (center) and Chinese Army Capt. Sze (right) read a Chinese-English conversation text for U.S. Army Lt. Marrie (left) in their tent facility at Ramgarh, India, in spring of 1943.
    • David Kwok to Present Demonstration Lecture

    • 1958-11-21
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This November 21, 1958 article in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, describes an upcoming event at which David Kwok would offer demonstrations of Chinese art and painting as well a lecture on the same topic as part of a...
    • [Letter from Jean Holdridge Reeves to parents, 1945]

    • 1945-02-03
    • WV0383 Jean Holdridge Reeves Papers
    • Jean Holdridge Reeves is preparing to leave for her new assignment, and has spent the day teaching English to Chinese children. Other topics include a meal with "looly water" Australian beer; her pets, a cricket and a lizard; a variety show; and...
    • Our little Chinese cousin [binding]

    • 1903
    • Girls Books in Series Collection
    • Pale yellowish-gray linen-texture cloth; series binding with person in traditional Chinese dress holding umbrella with two ships and building in background in blue, yellow, red and black within black rule border; lettered in black at head and foot,...
    • History pasted on the wall

    • 2006
    • CC066 The Historic Dimension Series
    • Invented by the Chinese as early as 200 A.D., wallpaper has a storied history across numerous cultures and continents. Because it is susceptible to frequent changes as a result of stylistic trends and personal tastes, as well as damage and...
    • The Quaker, 1948

    • 1948
    • The Quaker (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • These pages from the 1948 Guilford College yearbook, The Quaker, reflect the relationship between the school and Asian American and American Indian students. Included are photos of Japanese American students Mari Eijima and Chizu Alice Watanabe, as...
    • Betty Wales, junior : a story for girls [binding]

    • 1907
    • Girls Books in Series Collection
    • Light brownish-gray (C63)calico-texture cloth series binding with two girls wearing formal gowns, with panel ruled in black in background with Chinese lanterns and ropes with rings, in white, black, moderate yellowish-pink, and gilt, lettered in...
    • Our little Manchurian cousin [binding]

    • 1933
    • Girls Books in Series Collection
    • Light orange yellowish-brown calico-texture cloth; series binding with person in Manchurian dress standing on grass with house and Chinese lantern in background in red, blue, and black within black rule border, red lettering at head and foot, all...
    • The flight of Rosy Dawn [binding]

    • 1903
    • Girls Books in Series Collection
    • Light Grayish-olive (109)calico-texture cloth central panel with black scalloped border, with boy in traditional Chinese dress, road, building, and banners in background in blue, black, white, and red, lettered in black, all within black rule...
    • [DAR scrapbook, 1944]

    • 1944
    • DAR Scrapbooks Collection
    • This scrapbook is a month by month collection of newspaper articles from 1944 collected by the Greensboro Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution. This volume thoroughly recognizes the achievements and tragedies of men and women in the...
    • [Chinqua-Penn Plantation Pagoda]

    • 1966
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • Chinese pagoda pavilion at Chinqua-Penn Plantation, photo circa 1966. The pagoda was completed in 1932 and served as a bath house for the swimming pool.
    • [Main living room at Chinqua-Penn Plantation]

    • 1966
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • This 1966 photograph shows the Main Living Room of Chinqua-Penn Plantation House. The columns at the entrance are made of Italian stone, the wood panels covering the lower part of the walls is pecky cypress from Florida, and the large light...
    • [Playing Board Games, 1939]

    • 1939
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • Six students gathered in a room. Four students play chinese checkers while the others looks on. (Caption on back: Shirley Amenterant (l) Marian Fisher (r) on floor Reading left to right: Virginia Sterlng, Julia Paschae, Mrs Anne F. Carter, Va....


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