Israel Epstein and Elsie Fairfax-Cholmeley Papers
Scope and Contents
This material was donated by Dr. Henry Mitchell, Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and International Affairs at UMKC. He secured the material from the Epsteins via UMKC professor Dr. Robert Farnsworth in China in November 1984.
This collection contains one folder of copies of letters sent by Edgar Snow to Chinese journalist and author Israel Epstein and his wife Elsie Fairfax-Cholmeley. The letters discuss publications as well as Chinese and world affairs.
- 1939, 1948, 1958, 1962-1968
- Snow, Edgar (1905-1972) (Person)
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Conditions Governing Use
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Language of Materials
- Epstein, Israel (1915-2005) (Person)
- Fairfax-Cholmeley, Elsie (Person)
- Mitchell, Henry A. (Person)
- Farnsworth, Robert M. (1929-2022) (Person)
- Finding Aid for the Israel Epstein and Elsie Fairfax-Cholmeley Papers
- Becky Briggs Becker
- Language of description
- Script of description
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