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Martin and Margaret Hiller Collection of Audiovisual Materials on China, 1945-1948

Series 1: Slides

Box 1: Drawers 1-3

Drawer 1: Uncategorized [personal and family photos] (117 slides).

Drawer 2

  • Uncategorized [personal and family photos] (112 slides).
  • 1948 [personal and family photos], (4 slides).

Drawer 3

  • 1948 [personal and family photos] (13 slides).
  • AFLO (98 slides).

Box 2: Drawer 4 and Trays A-D

  • Drawer 4: Uncategorized (108 slides).
  • Tray A: Uncategorized (35 slides).
  • Tray B: Uncategorized (35 slides).
  • Tray C: Uncategorized (36 slides).
  • Tray D: Uncategorized (36 slides).

Drawer 5 was not among donated materials.

Box 3: Drawers 6-8

Drawer 6

  • Homes (49 slides).
  • Temples (1 slide).
  • Cemeteries (17 slides).
  • Clubs (29 slides).

Drawer 7

  • Nantao (71 slides).
  • Soochow Creek (18 slides).
  • Chapel (17 slides).

Drawer 8

  • Peiping (151 slides).
  • Tientsin (21 slides).

Box 4: Drawers 9-10

Drawer 9

  • Nanking (84 slides).
  • Soochow (31 slides).

Drawer 10

  • Hangchow (48 slides).
  • Mokanshan (29 slides).
  • Chapoo (13 slides).
  • Misc. (21 slides).

Box 5: Drawers 11-13

Drawer 11

  • Kiangwan (14 slides).
  • Thieves Market (15 slides).
  • Festivals (8 slides).
  • Sp. Bldgs. (19 slides).
  • Signs (19 slides).

Drawer 12: Industry (117 slides).

Drawer 13

  • Industry (56 slides).
  • Farming (56 slides).

Box 6: Drawers 14-15

Drawer 14

  • Farming (82 slides).
  • Pacific Ocean (67 slides).
  • Folks (57 slides).
  • NYC to Wash. (127 slides).

 

Series 2: Film and Audio.

Subseries 1: 16mm Film.

Reel 1: India and Liuchow.

Reel 2: Peiping #1.

Reel 3: Peiping #2. Peishiyi. Shanghai #1.

Reel 4: Shanghai #2.

Reel 5: Shanghai. Peiping.

Reel 6: Farming.

Reel 7: Nanking. Soochow.

Reel 8: Hangchow. Mokanshan. Exit China.

Reel 9-10: Unidentified.

 

Subseries 2: 8mm Film.

Reel 1: Japan, 1947.

Reels 2-4: personal and family film, including daily life in Shanghai.

 

Subseries 3: Audio.

The audio tapes were created to correspond to the 16mm films.

Reel 1: Corresponds to 16mm film reels 1 and 2.

Reel 2: Peiping, Peishiyi, Shanghai #1 and #2.

Reel 3: Shanghai, Peiping, Farming.

 

Series 3: Manuscripts

Box 7

Subseries 1: Documentation from film canisters

FF 1-7 corresponding to reels 1-8 (7 folders).

 

Subseries 2: Notes

FF 1. War Area Service Corps pamphlets on Soochow, Peiping, Nanking, and Hangchow. Officers’ Moral Endeavor Association pamphlet on Nanking.

FF 2. “A Short Picture Story of the Agricultural Industry of China.” Manuscript.

FF 3. Manuscript notes on Reel 3.

FF 4. Manuscript notes on Reel 4.

FF 5. Manuscript notes on Reel 5.

FF 6. Manuscript notes on the Summer Palace.

FF 7. Manuscript notes on Reel 6.

FF 8. Manuscript notes on Reel 7.

FF 9. Manuscript notes on Reel 8.