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Oral history interview with Yuan Tongchou, 1963

Creator: Yuan, Tongchou, 1901-1986
Project: Academia Sinica oral history collection.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 51 pages Microfilm: 1 reel
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Yuan Tongchou was born in Hunan. Yuan studied in Shanghai and joined the Socialist Youth Corps in 1920. He left the Corps when it was transformed into a communist organ. From 1921 to 1924, he was an editor in Singapore and Malaysia. In April 1924, he became associated with anti-communist work and was a founder of the Society for the Study of Sun Wenism in Canton.

Scope and Contents

In the interview, Yuan discusses his anti-communist efforts in China and later in Hunan up to 1929.


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