Scope and Content Note


This collection consists of material Mrs. Lux-Sions compiled and created for her publication, "The Unsullied Dynasty and the K'ang-hsi Emperor." The 459-page volume examined the history of the Manchu (or Qing) Dynasty rule of China from 1644 to 1912, and included a 17-page genealogy. It was privately published in Philadelphia in 1998, with the author's name as "Louise Lux." Material includes draft writings, as well as a set of index cards, floppy disks and a cassette tape.