Archives of the United Board for Christian Higher Education in Asia
The Yale Divinity Library holds the official archives of the United Board for Christian Higher Education and its antecedent bodies. The records date from 1882-2006 and are divided into ten accessions. Images from the archives are available in the China Christian Colleges and Universities Image Database.
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Record Group 11: (1882-1977; linear footage 206') This is the initial accession of materials, received in 1982. It contains records related to the Board's early work in China, including regarding the following institutions: Fukien Christian University (7.5'); Ginling College (15'); Hangchow Christian University (1.5'); Huachung Christian University (5'); Hwa Nan College (1'); Lingnan University (4'); University of Nanking (21'); St. John's University (.25'); Shanghai University (.5'); Shantung Christian University (Cheeloo) (11'); Soochow University (1.5'); West China Union University (10'); Yenching University (33').
Digital files are available for the following. Use the finding aid available at http://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/divinity.011 to see the labels of these folders. They are listed under Series IV, College Files in the finding aid.:
- Fukien Christian University
- Ginling College
- Hangchow Christian University
- Huachung Christian University
- Lingnan University
- Nanking, University of
- Shanghai, University of
- Shantung Christian University
- St. John's University
- West China Union University
- Yenching University