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RG 30/255 - J. Clayton Miller (1909-1997)
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Series I. Correspondence, 1930-31, 1938

Box 1

Letters from Clayton to his parents, while in China, July 18, 1930-Sept. 6, 1931 (1f)
Letters to the editor, (1f)

Cleveland News, September 1, 1938
Cleveland Plain Dealer, September 4, 1938

Series II. Writings by J. Clayton Miller, 1936-38, 1984-86 (1f)

"Chinese Government Fosters Cooperatives" Far Eastern Survey, Vol.. V, No. 11, May 25, 1936
"The Chinese still rule North China-Political and Military Strategy of Hopei- Shansi-Chahar Border Government" Amerasia, Vol.. II, no. 7, September, 1938
"The Drama in China's Anti-Japanese Propaganda" Pacific Affairs, Vol. XI, no. 4, December 1938
“Hu Shih Looks at China’s Position”, Taiku Reflector, Spring, 1932
"Japan Turns back the Clock" Amerasia, Vol.. II, no. 8, October, 1938
"Japan's China verses China's China" World Youth, October 22, 1938
“Japs Battle A Reborn China”, The Cleveland Plain Dealer, January 8, 1939
"New program leads to proposal of new constitution" Alumni Magazine, Summer 1984
"Alumni Association President Announces Two Contests" Alumni Magazine, Fall 1986
Draft of report issued by the Hoover Commission and its Foreign Affairs Task Force.

Series III. Maps, c. 1930s (1f)

Chines map of Hangzhon
Chinese map of Hobei Province
Chinese map of Shansi
Map of Peking
Map of Yenching University

Series IV. Book Reviews, 1937, 1941 (1f)

Ghengis Khan (1936) by Ralph Fox, Pacific Affairs, March 1937
The Struggle for North China by George E. Taylor,China Today, April 1941
Le Droit Chinos by Jean Escarra, Illinois Law Review, Vol. 32, no. 2, June, 1937

Series V. Miscellaneous, 1937 (1f)

Notes of Clayton Miller during a trip through the 8th Rte. Army area in late Fall 1937 (1f)
Oberlin College Pennant, n.d.

Series VI. Files related to the K'ung Bell, 1994-97, n.d.

Box 2

Correspondence re: K'ung Bell, March 16, 1994-March 25, 1997 (1f)
A photo album of "A Short History of the Chinese Bell-Stand" [n.d.] (1)
Miscellaneous: name tag from " A Ringing Ceremony of Longevity" event, and card from 1930 classmates of Miller (1f)

Series VII. Diplomas and Certificates, c. 1931, 1949, 1966

Oberlin College Diplomas, B.A. (1930), A.M. (1933)
Masters of Science in Public Administration Diploma, Syracuse University (1949)
Pi Sigma Alpha Initiation Certificate (14 May 1966)

Series VIII. Moving Images, ca. 1930s

Box 3

16mm film of J. Clayton Miller depicting student missionary work in Shansi, China, travel in Japan, China, Europe, Argentina, and Brazil, ca. 1930s (14 reels, partly duplicated in 4 copies on VHS videotapes)

Box 4

DVD and DBeta copies of film reels 1-6, 8-10, and 14-16 (DVD masters and reference copies). DVD and DBeta copies of one of the VHS tapes (all 4 videotapes are the same). Film transfer vendor's guide to contents of reels sent for transfer.
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