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RG 30/49 - Paul Leaton Corbin (1875-1936)
Inventory
An asterisk (*) indicates restricted records.

Series I. Correspondence, 1908-35 .2 l.f.

Subseries 1. Correspondence of Paul Corbin, 1911-18, 1926, 1929

Box 1

Correspondence, 1911-18, 1926, 1929 (3f) (See the Index of Correspondents.)

Subseries 2. Circular Letters Received by Paul Corbin, 1908-35

Box 1 (cont.)

Circular letters (received), 1908-35 (5f)

Series II. Annual Reports, 1904-30 .2 l.f.

Subseries 1. Annual Reports of the North China Mission of the
American Board, 1901-15, 1923, 1930

Box 2

Annual reports, N. China Mission, 1904, 1906, 1908-14 (2f) [includes the Standing Rules (1901, 1915, 1923, 1930) of the North China Mission]

Subseries 2. Annual Reports of the Shansi Mission of the American Board, 1906-07, 1911-14

Box 2 (cont.)

Annual reports, 1906-07, 1911-14

Subseries 3. Annual Reports of American Board Mission Stations, 1913-15

Box 2 (cont.)

Annual report of Shaowu station, Fukien Province, 1915
Annual report of Taigu station, Shansi Province, 1913-14

Series III. Minutes, 1908-35 .4 l.f.

Subseries 1. Minutes of the Meetings of the North China Mission, 1910-35

Box 3

Minutes, 1910, 1912-14, 1916, 1918-19, 1922-23, 1927, 1930-35 (2f)
Minutes, Council of the North China Kung Li Hui, [North China Mission] 1924, 1926-27, 1931-32

Subseries 2. Minutes of District meetings of the North China Mission, 1908-26

Box 3 (cont.)

Minutes, Chihli District meetings, 1914, 1917
Minutes, Shansi District meetings, 1908, 1915-19, 1926

Subseries 3. Minutes of Councils, Boards, and Committees, 1908-35

Box 3 (cont.)

Minutes, China Continuation Committee, 1918-19 (See also Series V for related materials)
Minutes, North China Council, 1917-19, 1921-22, 1935
Minutes, Promotional Board of the North China Kung Li Hui, 1930-31
Minutes of various meetings, 1908, 1910, 1925

Series IV. Miscellaneous Reports (loose) Relating to Mission Work in Shansi Province, 1907-31, n.d. .2 l.f.

Box 4

Anti-Plague Bureau reports, 1918, n.d. (See also Series VII for photograph album related to the 1918 pneumonic plague epidemic)
Inspection reports for Shansi schools, 1919
Lecture notes and ms. reports of missionary teachers, n.d.
Various reports, 1907-31, n.d. (3f) (See folders for title listings)

Series V. Publications Relating to Missionary Work in China,
1886-1935, n.d. 3 l.f.

Subseries 1. Annual Reports of Missionary Organizations Based
in China, 1904-27, n.d. .8 l.f.

Box 5

American Bible Society in China, 1907, 1914-15, 1923
British and Foreign Bible Society, 1906-10, 1916-18 (2f)
Central China Religious Tract Soc., 1905-09, 1913-15
Chinese Tract Society, 1906-09, 1910-19 (2f)

Box 6

International Anti-Opium Assoc., 1922, 1924
North China Tract Society, 1904-06, 1908-15
Religious Tract Society of North and Central China, 1916-20, 1922-27 (2f)
Reports of various missions, schools, and hospitals,
American Presbyterian Mission, Chefoo--
Y.M.C.A. of China, Korea, and Hong Kong, 1904-24, n.d. (2f)

Subseries 2. Proceedings of Various Conferences (Held in China), 1905-26, n.d. .4 l.f.

Box 7

China Centenary Missionary Conference, 1907
China Continuation Committee, 1916-21 (2f)
Various conferences, 1905-26 (2f)

Subseries 3. Periodicals, 1892-1935 1.4 l.f.

Box 8

The American Review of Reviews, 1925, n.d. 4 reprints
Bulletin of the Intn'l. Opium Assoc., 1919-25 16 issues
Bulletin of the National Christian Council, 1922-25 13 issues
China: the Quarterly Record of the Christian Literature Society for China,
1909-13 11 issues
China Continuation Committee Bulletin, 1918 11 issues
China Inland Mission: List of Missionaries, 1907-27 23 issues

Box 9

The Chinese Recorder, 1892, 1897, 1916, 1922 4 issues
The Educational Review, 1909-11, 1914, 1919 11 issues
Famine Commission Bulletin, 1926, 1927 2 issues
The International Review of Missions, 1920-21, n.d. 5 reprints
The Midnight Watch, 1933, 1934 2 issues
The Mission Mirror, 1932-34 6 issues
The Missionary Supplier, 1934, 1935 11 issues
Monthly Bulletin of the Educational Assoc. of China, 1907 2 issues
Record of Christian Work, 1913, 1915 2 issues
The Shaowu Bulletin, 1922, 1923 2 issues
The Taiku Reflector, 1932 (maiden issue; 2 copies)

Box 10

Woman's Work in the Far East, 1907-17 8 bound volumes

Box 11

Woman's Work in the Far East, 1917-18 2 bound volumes
Woman's Work in the Far East, 1905, 1920-22 5 issues (unbound)
Single issues of various periodicals, 1903-34 29 items

Subseries 4. Miscellany, 1886-1937, n.d. .8 l.f.

Box 12

Architectural drawings, Fenchow mission, 1919
Biographical accounts of missionaries, 1904-32, n.d.
Book dealer catalogs, 1919-21, 1931, 1933, 1934, n.d. (2f)
Cards and souvenirs, 1907-31, n.d.
Census reports, native and foreign populations of Shanghai, 1910, 1915
Chinese language materials, 1920, n.d.
Chinese scroll presented to P. Corbin, 1920
(housed in Box 12A below)
Loose papers in Chinese, n.d.
(housed in Box 14 below)
Devotional tracts, 1899-1932
Directories of Protestant missionaries, 1911, 1912
Hymnals, 19022, 1907, 1918
Newspaper clippings, 1937, n.d. (some in Chinese)

 

Case I, Drawer 24

Map of foreign settlements of Shanghai, 1900, 1907


Box 13

Occasional publications, various missionary organizations
American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions
Handbook for Missions and Missionaries, 1920, 1928
Histories of the Board in China, 1900-35, n.d.
Manuals for prospective foreign missionaries, 1886,
1889, 1897
Pamphlets on foreign mission fields, 1896-1925
China Inland Mission (devotional works), 1894, 1918-19, n.d.
North China mission schools, 1911-25, n.d.
Y.M.C.A. in China, 1910-32, n.d.
Writings of missionaries from the field (tracts), 1896-1934

 

Box 14

Chinese language materials, n.d.

Subseries 5. Various articles on the Far East, 1893-1933, n.d. .8 l.f.

Box 15

Anti-opium, 1893, 1911, 1921-25
China (general), 1909-15, 1919-33, n.d. (2f)
Christian work in China, 1897-1919 (2f)

Box 16

Christian work in China, 1921-25, 1930, n.d. (2f)
Famine relief, 1910-11, 1918
Flood relief, n.d.
Medical missions, 1909-34
Missionary education, 1900-25

Series VI. Publications Relating to Missionary Work (General), 1897-1934 2.2 l.f.

Subseries 1. Proceedings of Various Meetings and Conferences, 1903-28 .6 l.f.

Box 17

A.B.C.F.M.
Annual meeting programs, 1903, 1906, 1912, 1922, 1928
Reports of the Prudential Committee for the Home Department,
1911-12, 1919-20
Reports of the Treasurer, 1911-12, 1919-20
Surveys of the Fields, 1911-12, 1919-21, 1928-29
American Oriental Problems: conference report, 1916
Board of Missionary Preparation annual mtgs., 1912, 1917, 1918
Conference on Co-operation...in Foreign Missionary Work, 1914
Foreign Mission Boards, annual conferences, 1905-06, 1908-13 (2f)
Medical Missionary Conference, 1912
National Council of Congregational Churches, 1910

Box 18

Student Volunteer Convention, 1906, 1914
World Conference on Faith and Order, 1913-15, 1919-21
World's Seventh Sunday-School Convention, 1913
World's Student Christian Confederation, 1907

Subseries 2. Periodicals, 1900-34 .6 l.f.

Box 19

American Board Quarterly News Bulletin, 1907, 1912, 1920-21, 1934
7 issues
American Board Yearbook of Missions, 1912, 1919, 1920 3 issues
Chicago Theological Seminary Register, 1921-22 3 issues
The Congressional Record (70th Congress, 1st Session),
Jan 19, Jan 31, 1928
Journal of the American Asiatic Association, 1913, 1914 2 issues
Missionary Ammunition, 1917, 1920
The Outlook, 1911 11 issues (3f)
The Pilgrim, 1931 2 issues
The Pilgrim Sermon Messenger, 1928, n.d. 5 issues
Quarterly Record of the National Bible Society of Scotland, 1917, 1931
2 issues
The Student Movement, 1903, 1904 5 issues

Box 20

World Missionary Conference News Sheet, 1909 2 issues
Single issues of various periodicals, 1900-31 (3f)

Series VI. Publications Relating Missionary Work (General) (cont.)

Subseries 3. Miscellany, 1897-1930 1.0 l.f.

Box 21

Booklets on missionary service (general), 1897, 1913, 1917, 1919, 1921
Bulletins of U.S. Congregational churches, 1908-30
Devotional tracts, 1880-1928, n.d. (3f)

Box 22

Directories of various Congregational churches, 1916-30, n.d.
Occasional publications
Student Volunteer Movement, 1901, 1904-05, 1908, 1928
Woman's Board of Missions, 1920
Pamphlets on World War I, 1916-24

Box 23

Various booklets, 1906-29, n.d.


Series VII. Photographs, 1918 0.2 l.f.

Box 24 (oversize)

"Shansi 1918" photograph album, 1918


Series VIII. Late Accretion, ca. 1918, 1931, 1934-36, n.d. 3.8 l.f. [2011/069]

Box 12A (telescoping)

Pair of paper scrolls presented to Paul Corbin, n.d.
Hanging scroll with map indicating location of pneumonic plague victims, ca. 1918

Box 25 (oversize)

Map of Taigu, Shanxi, n.d.
Calendars, 1934, 1936
Taigu weekly newspaper in Chinese, 1931, 1934-36 20 issues

Case I, Drawer 24

Poster of political leaders of the Republic of China, ca. 1930s

 
 
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