Hugh L. Robinson and Olga Olsen Robinson missionary papers
Hugh L. Robinson and Olga Olsen Robinson's correspondence and printed ephemera.
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Conditions Governing Access
There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.
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Extent1.65 linear feet (2 boxes)
8.5 Gigabytes (1 DVD)
Includes correspondence during their employment by the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions (1925-1944); printed and ephemeral materials; and digital copies of the correspondence.
Biographical / Historical
Dr. and Mrs. Robinson were stationed in China from 1925-1941 and from 1941-1944, Mrs. Robinson and their children were at the Missionary Home in Newton (Mass.) while Dr. Robinson was interned by the Japanese in Manila, Philippines.
Collection is minimally processed and arranged loosely into two series: Correspondence; and Ephemeral materials.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
2011M-34. Gift of John S. Robinson, 2011 August.
Processed by Ashely Nary, 2011. Finding aid created by Magdaline Lawhorn, 2018.
- Robinson, Hugh L. Hugh L. Robinson and Olga Olsen Robinson missionary papers, 1925-1944 (MS Am 2754): Guide
- Houghton Library, Harvard University.
- November 8, 2018
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