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Indusco Inc. records, 1938-1985

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Cataloged Correspondence

These files are arranged alphabetically by correspondent. To request cataloged correspondence, request the files by name of the correspondent.



Box 1 Chou En-lai


Box 1 Chu Teh


Box 1 Li, Fu-chfin (see Mao Tse-tung)


Box 1 Mao Tse-tung


Box 1 Sun-Soong Ching Ling (Mme. Sun Yat-sen)


Box 1 Tung Pi-wu

Series I: Chinese Industrial Cooperatives (CIC)


Subseries I.A: CIC Correspondence, Manuscripts, and Photographs


Sub-subseries I.A.1: CIC Correspondence



Box 1 Lists of letters from China, by date of receipt at Indusco, N.Y., November 1946-December 1948, (8 folders)



Box 2 Lists of letters from China, by date of receipt at Indusco, N.Y., January 1949-April 1950, (2 folders)


Box 2 Extracts of mail from China, mostly taken from correspondence of Rewi Alley (some indexes), 1938-1944, (6 folders)



Box 3 Alexander, John, 1941-1943


Alley, Rewi

(See also I.A.3, I.A.4, I.B.I Bailie Schools--Shantan)


Box 3 1938-1942 June , (21 folders)



Box 4 1942 July -1943, (20 folders)



Box 5 1944, (12 folders)



Box 6 1945, (13 folders)



Box 7 1946, (12 folders)



Box 8 1947, (12 folders)



Box 9 1948, (12 folders)



Box 10 1949-1954, (13 folders)



Box 11 An Fan-chih 1949-Birdsley, Joan, 1946-1947



Box 12 Braid, Andrew 1943-1947-Carlson, Evans F., 1939-1947



Box 13 Carpenter, J. Henry 1942-1943-Chao Shu-I, 1940-1947



Box 14 Chen, Byron 1939-1946-Curwen, Anthony, 1948-1949



Box 15 Dean, Sam 1945-Fisher, Weithy Honsinger, 1947



Box 16 Fitch, George 1941-1946-Goullart, Peter, 1941-1951



Box 17 Haas, Lily 1942-Herman, Theodore, 1938-1941



Box 18 Herman 1942-1951-Hicks, Victor, 1944-1946



Box 19 Higgins, Judson 1946-Huang, W. W. (Wen-wei)



Box 20 Illsley, Walter 1946-1952-Liang Yu-chao, 1948



Box 21 Lin, Dr. Robert 1939-1940-Meng Yiing-chfien, 1940-1949



Box 22 Ming, Mavis 1942-1947-Pruitt, Ida, 1938

(See also: I.A.3, I.A.3, II.A.1)



Box 23 Pruitt, Ida


Box 23 1939



Box 24 1940-1942



Box 25 1942-1944



Box 26 1945-1947



Box 27 1947-1955-Smith, Walter, 1946-1950



Box 28 Smythe, Lewis S. C.

(See also I.A.3)


Box 28 1939-1943



Box 29 1944-1945



Box 30 1946-1952-Snow, Edgar, 1938-1945



Box 31 Snow, Helen Foster (Nym Wales) 1938-1947-Sweet, Lenning, 1944-1945



Box 32 Tan, J. M. 1942-1950-Townsend, Peter, 1942-1945



Box 33 Townsend 1946-1949-Turner, Margaret, 1948



Box 34 Wang, Anna 1938-Yip, Kenneth, 1939


Sub-subseries I.A.2: Cablegrams and Telegrams, 1941-1948



Box 35 Cablegrams and Telegrams, 1941-1948


Sub-subseries I.A.3: CIC Manuscripts, Printed Articles, and Pamphlets

(pamphlets arranges alphabetically by author. See also V no 1)



Box 36 Alley, Rewi


Box 36 Articles and notes on CIC and cooperation, 1939-1950



Box 37 Articles, notes, and reports on CIC and Shantan Bailie School; poems by rewi Alley, typescript, 1938-1953



Box 38 Published Reports and Books



Box 39 Armstrong, John Paul, 1948-Hogg, George

(for George Hogg, see also I.A.1)


Box 39 George Hogg--Articles on CIC and Cooperation, 1940-1944



Box 40 George Hogg--Articles and notes on Bailie Schools; printed articles; resume of work, 1940-1945


Box 40 Lyman John R., 1943

(see alsoI.A.1)



Box 41 Mei, Y.P., 1941-Pruitt, Ida, 1939-1948



Box 42 Reisner, John H. 1939-Snow, Helen Foster, 1939-1943



Box 43 Stevens, W. Mackenzie 1936-1943-Wells, Henry. W., 1950


Sub-subseries I.A.4: CIC Biographical Materials, with Photographs



Box 44 Alley, Michael (Rewi's adopted son)-Alley, Rewi



Box 45 An Fan-chih-Lyman, John R.



Box 46 Mao Tse-tung 1948-Yung, K. S.


Subseries I.B: Subject Files, Printed Matters, and Photographs of Activities


Sub-subseries I.B.1: Subject and Organization Files



Box 47 Indexes to materials, ca. 1942


Box 47 AACIC (Association for the Advancement of CIC) 1943-1945-Army Goods, 1940-1944


Bailie Schools



Box 48 Appeals, 1944-Lanchow (Kansu) Bailie School, 1942-1947



Box 49 Shantan ([Sandan], Kansu) Bailie School


Box 49 1949 study by Yang Hsin-pao for FAO-Geological Drawings, 1945-1949, 1949, 1945-1949



Box 50 Indusco mimeographed materials on Shantan and Lanchow Bailie Schools, 1944-1949


Box 50 Serials, 1946-1950, (2 folders)



Box 51 Yunnan: Kunming Proposal, 1945



Box 52 Bibliographies of materials on CIC and on cooperation in China, 1940-1947 -- Exchange rate, 1944-1948, 1940-1947, 1944-1948



Box 53 Farmers Bank of China 1941 Human interest stories, 1939-1945, 1941, 1939-1945



Box 54 Indusco Office for Supplies of Allied Military Services, 1943-1944-International Committee (IC)


International Committee


Box 54 "Announcement" 1939-Finances, 1942-1949



Box 55 Financial Statements, 1938-1947



Box 56 Financial Statements, 1948-1949


Meeting Minutes


Box 56 General Meetings, 1939-1951



Box 57 Annual Meeting 1945-1948-Executive Committee Meetings, 1943-1949



Box 58 Minutes of Joint Executive Committee Meetings 1946-1948-Minutes of JEC Projects Sub-committee, 1947


Box 58 Needs and Requests from China, 1941-1942



Box 59 Overseas promotion (notably Britain, Canada, postwar Japan, New Zealand, the Philippines), 1939-1951



Box 60 Peking Peace Conference, with photographs and news clippings, 1952-Refugees, 1943-1943



Box 61 Regions of GIG work


Box 61 Regional analyses, 1941-1944


Box 61 General Data, 1941-1948


Regional Areas of Work


Box 61 Border Regions, 1939-1949



Box 62 Northwest Headquarters area (NWHQ)


Box 62 Geographical file--sites of work activity, 1939-1952



Box 63 Subject File


Box 63 Conferences and Discussions, 1945-1946


Box 63 Reports, 1939-1946



Box 64 Serials, 1939-1945


Box 64 Women's Work, 1939-1945



Box 65 Southeast Headquarters area (SEHQ)


Box 65 Geographical File, 1939-1949


Subject File


Box 65 Articles on SEHQ, 1939-1949


Box 65 Reports--General, 1938-1939



Box 66 Reports--General, 1940-1947


Box 66 Technical Data, 1939-1947



Box 67 Southwest Headquarters area (SWHQ), 1939-1949


Box 67 Others (Hopei), 1947-1948



Box 68 Relief, Politics and problems of, 1938-1939 -- Rural Industry in China, 1942-1945, 1938-1939, 1942-1945



Box 69 Serials, National (CIC): Published in Chungking, Hongkong, and Shanghai, 1939-1950

(for non-CIC serials see I.B.3 Serials)



Box 70 Shanghai Promotion Committee, 1939-YMCA, 1942


Sub-subseries I.B.2: CIC Newspaper Clippings

(See also V, no. 2)



Box 71 Folders of clippings from Hongkong, Shanghai, the Philippines, and the United States, 1939-1941 1945-1948, 1939-1941, 1945-1948



Box 72 Binder of clippings from Hongkong, Shanghai, the Philippines and Hawaii, 1939-1941


Sub-subseries I.B.3: CIC Printed Material and Serials



Box 74 China Defense League, 1941-1943


Hongkong Promotion Committee


Box 74 Announcements, leaflets, pamphlets (many loose items)



Box 75 Serials, duplicate copies of Indusco News and News Release

(for publication details see I.B.1 Serials--Hongkong Promotion Committee)



Box 76 Indusco, Inc. announcements, leaflets, pamphlets-Pamphlets, miscellaneous



Box 77 Serials (Non-CIC) -- Unclassified Material


Sub-subseries I.B.4: CIC Photographs of Activities

(see also V nos 4.b and 4.c)



Box 78 Index of photographs-Bailie Schools:


Box 78 Chengtu Bailie School-Shantan Bailie School


Shantan Bailie School


Box 78 Arts and Drama-Electrical Division



Box 79 Farm Division-Recreation and Hiking



Box 80 Staff (Foreign and Chinese) -- Transport Division



Box 81 Shuangshihpu (Shensi) Bailie School-Southeast Headquarters Bailie School



Box 82 Unclassified Photographs and Negatives

(largely of Shantan Bailie School)



Box 83 Blanket-making-Exhibits (Chungking and U.S.)



Box 84 Food-making-Machinery and machine shops



Box 85 Matches-Regions of CIC


Box 85 Border Regions



Box 86 Northwest Headquarters area-Southeast Headquarters area



Box 87 Southwest Headquarters area


Textiles


Box 87 Ancient methods -- Reeling



Box 88 Silk-Yarn preparation


Box 88 Women

Series II: INDUSCO, Inc.: U.S. Materials


Series II.A: Correspondence and Photographs of Persons


Series II.A.1 Important Correspondence



Box 89 Addis, Dr. Thomas (Stanford Univ. School of Medicine), 1946-1947 -- Crow, Carl (New York author and businessman), 1942, 1946-1947



Box 90 Currie, Lauchlin (Wash., D.C., White House Adviser, Foreign economic Administration), 1942-1945 -- Freyn, Hubert (New York, China News Service), 1942, 1942-1945



Box 91 Gamble, Sidney B. (N.Y., China Famine Relief, U.S.A.), 1940-1941-Hooker, Mrs. Edward (L.A., LOS Angeles-Hollywood Indusco Committee), 1941



Box 92 Hsia, C.L. (N.Y., Chinese News Service), 1940-1945-Kohlberg, Alfred (N.Y., Textile importer, later initiator of charges of communist leanings against I.P.R. and Owen Lattimore), 1943



Box 93 Lang, Olga (Boston and N.Y.), 1939-1942-Liu Liang-mo (N.Y., Chinese People's Chorus, speaker) 1942-1945, 1939-1945



Box 94 Lobenstein, Edwin C. (N.Y., China Medical Board) 1940-1941-Orcahrd, John, 1939



Box 95 Peffer, Nathaniel (N.Y., Columbia University) 1940-1942-Pruitt, Ida (N.Y., Indusco, Inc.), 1941-1942



Box 96 Rauschenbush, Carl (N.Y., NYU, Indusco Executive Board), 1941-1943-Swisher, Earl (Boulder, Univ, of Colorado), 1940-1942



Box 97 Taylor, Mr. and Mrs. George (Seattle, Univ. of Wash.), 1940-1942-Warbasse, James P. (N.Y., President, The Cooperative League of the United States of America), 1940



Box 98 Welles, Sunner (Wash., D.C., Acting Secretary of State), 1942-Yu Tsime-chi (N.Y., Chinese Consul-General), 1940-1941


Sub-subseries II.A.2: INDUSCO Routine and Fund-Raising Correspondence


1940-1942 September



Box 99 A-E

(missing, withdrawn by Indusco Office to make room for later materials)


Box 99 F-G



Box 100 H-J



Box 101 K-L



Box 102 M



Box 103 N-P



Box 104 Q-Se



Box 105 Sh-T



Box 106 U-Y


1942 October-1944

(section b. is less extensive than section a. due to a reduction in the number of private appeals for contributions made by Indusco following its 1942 contract with United China Relief.)



Box 107 A-Ch



Box 108 Ci-G



Box 109 H-Z


1945



Box 110 A-C



Box 111 D-J



Box 112 K-Q



Box 113 R-Z



Box 114 1946


Box 114 (missing from files, discarded by Indusco), 1947-1949


1950-1952


Box 114 A-L

(missing except for miscellaneous files)


Box 114 N-Z


Sub-subseries II.A.3: Photographs of Persons


Box 114 Fenn, Charles -- Yarnell, Admiral Harry E.


Box 114 Others


Subseries II.B: Indusco Subject and Organizations File



Box 115 Americans, former residents of China, including missionaries, 1939-1949 -- Boards of Indusco, 1939-1949


Boards of Indusco


Box 115 Advisory Board, 1940-1951 -- Executive Board (later Board of Directors): lists of members, resolutions, and correspondence, 1940-1941, 1940-1951, 1940-1941



Box 116 Advisory Board, 1941-1950



Box 117 Branch Committees of Indusco, Inc.


Box 117 Baltimore, MD -- Washington D.C.



Box 118 China Aid Convention (November 1940), program and "Who's Who" of Participants -- Chinese Student Contracts, 1939-1945



Box 119 Church-related Groups


Box 119 American Friends Service Committee 1939-1945 1950-1952 -- World Council of Churches, 1945, 1939-1945, 1950-1952, 1945



Box 120 Committees of Indusco, Inc.-Cooperatives, U.S. 1940-1945 1949, 1940-1945, 1949



Box 121 Equipment sent to China (See II.C.2.b) -- Finances


Finances

(See also the President's War relief Control Board, IV.B Finances--Indusco and V. no. 7)



Box Box 122 1939-1940



Box Box 123 1941-1944



Box Box 124 1945-1947



Box Box 125 1948-1952



Box 121 Gripsholm (ship), repatriation of Americans 1943 -- Indusco -- IC-UCR relationship, 1942, 1943, 1942



Box 126 Indusco-UCR/USC relationship, including contracts, 1940-1949



Box 127 Labor U.S. 1940-1948-Library of Congress 1941-1946, 1941-1946



Box 128 Mailings: letters sent out, mailing statistics, name lists, 1940-1943, 1947-1950

(see also Publicity--form letters)



Box 129 Maps of U.S. and Canada-Mimeographed materials: correspondence, reports, projects, articles, 1944-1945



Box 130 Mimeographed Materials, 1946-1948



Box 131 Mimeographed Materials, 1949-1950


Minutes of Meetings


Box 131 Corporation of Indusco, Inc. 1942-1947, 1951-1952 -- Executive Board, 1940-1941, 1942-1947, 1951-1952, 1940-1941



Box 132 Executive Board, 1942-1942



Box 133 Executive Board, 1946-1947



Box 134 Executive Board, 1947-1952



Box 135 Field Work Committee Minutes, 1942


Box 135 Policy, 1941, 1947



Box 136 The President's War Relief Control Board (formerly the President's Committee on War relief Agencies) re: correspondence with Indusco, Indusco Monthly and Quarterly Reports, Monthly Press Releases, 1942-1945



Box 137 Printing and stationery rates and samples-Publicity and Promotion Materials


Publicity and Promotion Materials


Box 137 Anniversary of CIC congratulatory messages -- Films, including "A Nation Rebuilds", 1940-1946



Box 138 Form letters 1940-1952-News/press releases, 1940-1946



Box 139 News/press releases (cont.)-Radio broadcasts, 1940-1946



Box 140 Reports on publicity work, 1941-1949


Box 140 Reports on U.S. promotion work, 1940-1952



Box 141 Serials (Indusco, Inc.)


Box 141 "Aims in Industries" 1942-Indusco Bulletin, 1940-1952



Box 142 "Northwest Indusco News", 1942-1955


Box 142 Staff, Indusco Office: duties, resumes, salaries, insurance, union memberships, 1940-1944



Box 143 Staff, 1945-1950


Box 143 U.S. Government agencies



Box 144 U.S. Government loans, Indusco proposals for 1940-1941-U.S. organizations concerned with China


Box 144 China aid and study groups (local and special; national), 1939-1950



Box 145 Organizations to affect U.S. Government policies toward China -- Research and Discussion Groups


U.S. organizations for relief and reconstruction (not concerned primarily with China)


Box 145 American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service, Inc. New York, 1944-1946



Box 146 American Red Cross, Washington, D.C.


YWCA


Subseries II.C: Technical Materials


Sub-subseries II.C.1: Technical Materials-Correspondence



Box 147 Correspondence of David J. Leacock (Chairman, Technical Department, 1941-1944), 1941-Correspondence, Equipment Services Division (David King Rothstein, Director)A-F, 1946 August -1947 January, 1946



Box 148 Equipment Services Division, G-Z


Sub-subseries II.C.2: Indusco Technical Materials--Subject Files



Box 149 General


Box 149 Equipment Corporation/Trust, 1944-1945-Mimeographed materials: correspondence, reports, China requests, minutes of meetings, 1943-1945



Box 150 Mimeographed Material, 1945-1946


Box 150 Technical data from China



Box 151 Equipment and supplies for China, 1940-1952


Box 151 Bills of lading 1946-1948-Esser project, 1946



Box 152 Export license applications 1943-1945-Okinawa purchases (U.S. surplus property), 1946



Box 153 Purchases for China 1944-1948-Reports on materials sent to China: books, equipment, microfilm, 1940-1945



Box 154 Reports on Materials sent to China, 1946-1948


Box 154 Shipments to China, 1945-1949

(Premier Shipping Co.)



Box 155 Shipments to China, 1946-1947


Box 155 Suppliers, including invoices, 1945-1949

(A-P)



Box 156 Suppliers, including invoices, 1945-1949

(S-W)


Technical Data, 1941-1944


Box 156 Agriculture-Food products and processing



Box 157 Fuels-Industrial equipment and processes



Box 158 Industrial equipment and processes-Medical supplies



Box 159 Metal -- Printing



Box 160 Textiles


Subseries II.D: Miscellaneous


Box 160 Description and critique of filing system at Indusco, by Gunther Stein, 1946 June, 1946


Box 160 File cards to Indusco collection, loose, prepared by Howard Linton, East Asian Library, Columbia University; unfinished, 1966


Box 160 Filing Instructions, 1945

Series III: China Aid Council (CAC): China Materials


Series III.A: Correspondence and Reports of Individuals


Sub-subseries III.A.1: Correspondence



Box 161 Bertram, James 1940-1941-Bethune, Norman, 1938-1939


Box 161 Chen Han-seng 1941-Ma Hai-teh, 1941-1945


Box 161 Mme Sun Yat-sen 1938-1944-Tung Pi-wu, 1944


Subseries III.A.2: CAC Mimeographed Letters and Reports from China



Box 162 Nora Hsiung Chu, National Association for Refugee Children 1943-1945 T'ao Hsing-chih's Yu Ts'ai School,Chungking, 1943-1945 ? Dr. and Mrs. Ernest Osbome 1946-1947 Mildred Price 1946 and Dr. W. Carson Ryan 1945-1946., 1943-1945, 1943-1945, 1946-1947, 1946


Subseries III.B: CAC Subject File



Box 163 China Aid Council 1938-1949-International Peace Hospitals, Reports and data, 1941-1944


Box 163 Subseries III.C : CAC Photographs of Persons and Activities


Canton Children's Center, one album


Box 163 Yu Ts'ai School for Gifted Children of Tsao Hsing-chih

Series IV: United China Relief (UCR)/ United Service to China (USC): U.S. Materials


Subseries IV.A: Correspondence



Box 164 Earnett, Eugene E. Chairman, Committee on Nominations 1942-1944-Garside, B.A. UCR/USC Vice Pres. and Secretary, 1940-1944



Box 165 1945-1946 1950-Rhodes, Peter Publicity 1941, 1945-1946



Box 166 Sweet, Lenning Director, Program Committee 1942-1946-Mrs. Lennig Sweet, 1941


Subseries IV.A: Subject Files



Box 167 Appeals, 1942-Program Committee, 1942-1946



Box 168 Finances


Box 168 Allocations, 1941


Box 168 Indusco Budget, 1941-1948



Box 169 Indusco contributors list, monthly, 1941-1942, 1945


Box 169 Medicine and Public Health in China, conference



Box 170 Minutes of Meetings


Box 170 Agency Representatives meetings, 1945


Committees


Box 170 American Activities Committee, 1945


Box 170 Joint Committee of the Coordinating Committee, 1941



Box 171 Executive Staff Meeting, 1941


Box 171 Program Committee, 1942-1944



Box 172 Program Committee, 1945-1946



Box 173 Program Committee, 1947-1949


Box 173 Executive Committee (Executive Board), 1942-1945



Box 174 Executive Committee, 1946-1949


Box 174 Publicity, 1940-1945



Box 175 Reorganisation plan 1945-"Why every American should help China--Generously and Now", 1941

Series V: Oversized Items

Oversize materials are found in flat boxes 539-552.



Box Flat Box Reprints, magazine articles, unpublished articles, 1939-1949 arranged and listed alphabetically by author. One loose-leaf scrapbook., 1939-1949

(See I.A,3, I.B.3)


Box Flat Box Newspaper and magazine clippings on CIC, 1939-1948 chiefly from the Unites States, also from China, Hongkong, the Philippines, Canada, and Mexico. Two scrapbook volumes., 1939-1948

(See I.B.2, 1.3.3)


Box Flat Box CIC product labels, announcements, insignia, sample invoices, display and promotional materials, in Chinese and English, 1939-1950.

(See I.B.3)


Box Flat Box Photographs

(See I.B.4.. Includes: One scrapbook on Bailie Schools. General photographs arranged by subject, Mounted photographs by Ayscough, Florence--40 enlarged photographs with captions not related to CIC, and several hundred mounted photographs of CIC activities, with captions, for exhibit purposes. Most are enlargements of photographs in I.B.4)


Box Flat Box Posters

Set of thirteen original display posters, each bearing a textile sample, photographs, and captions, representing the different stages of blanket production from wool selection and processing through the collection of the finished product by the army, (See I.B.4) b. Two oversized design books for textiles, produced and published by the CIG Institute, Ghengtu, 1944. See I.B.I Institute for GIG, Textiles)


Box Flat Box Art work

( includes 19 original brush-and-ink drawings by Jack Chan produced to resist Japanese aggression, support CIC. These drawings were first reproduced in The China Weekly Review and later appeared in two booklet editions published in Hongkong and New York. Also includes Shantan Bailie School student art work)


Box Flat Box Daily Record of Cash Received, November 28, 1940

(See II.B Finances.)

Series VI: Miscellaneous Correspondence and Other Files



Box 176 Rewi Alley



Box 177 Hugh Deane: Correspondence, memos, minutes, printed materials, 1939-1943, 1980-1985

(includes files on revival of CIC in 1980s)

Series VII: Photographs and Slides



Box 178 Negative Files, 2 card file boxes and Slide Show with commentary

(commentary for the slide show available in the repository)



Box 179 Negative Files, 2 card file boxes and Slide Show with commentary

(commentary for the slide show available in the repository)

Series VIII: Elizabeth Schiffman Files


Publications



Box 180 General Publications


Box 180 Indusco Publications


Box 180 Indusco Bulletin, 1942-1950, (2 folders)



Box 181 Publications and Articles, (3 folders)

(Articles written by or about Indusco in magazines and journals)


Box 181 Newsletters


Box 181 Elizabeth Schiffman Files, 1942-1946

(Primarily material related to the Publicity Committee, including reports, memos, and correspondence)


Box 181 Photographs