The research files contain biographical and historical information, correspondence, notes,and other material used for both research and reference. The records include files on individuals, eliminated merchants and importers, reports and manifest from trade ships, as well as subject files.
Far Eastern Art Department Records : XII. 1966-1987 Exhibition Records : A. "Philadelphians and the China Trade, 1784-1844." July 1, 1984 - September 23, 1984 : 4. Research files
Sub-subseries 4. Research files
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