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Tassel

  • CA KMS KMS_DA-977-760-015A
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1 yellow tassel for Headdress, general's, male role.

Tassel

  • CA KMS KMS_DA-977-760-015B
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1 yellow tassel for Headdress, general's, male role.

Headdress

  • CA KMS KMS_DA-977-760-015
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1 Headdress, general's, male role. Blue and very pale yellow silk on heavy paper form. Large synthetic pearls and yellow pom poms. Tassel with trident shape on top of crown (DA-977-760-022), 2 long yellow tassels.

Coat

  • CA KMS KMS_E-975-013-001
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1 pre-Manchu style woman's coat, c. 1875. Dark blue silk, with embroidered bats and flowers in lighter blues. Turquoise silk brocade lining.

Pin

  • CA KMS KMS_HK-996-028-001
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Circular lapel pin, silver-colored metal with blue enamel; interior design a representation of Sun-Yat Sen, surrounded by a rayed nimbus, with Chinese characters at the bottom; floral-shaped screw-on backing which is gold in color.

Button

  • CA KMS KMS_HG-998-027-001
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Blue circular button with white printing "Thumbs up for China/ United China Relief"; straight pin at back.

Jar, Ginger

  • CA KMS KMS_DG-974-003-004
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This object is a ceramic jar that is hexagonal in shape. The sides of the jar are flat with slightly rounded edges. On each of the six sides there is some Chinese lettering imprinted on the jar and the sides are finished with a shiny blue colored ...

Piece, Calendar

  • CA KMS KMS_DC-974-057-004a-d
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This calendar cards are made of a very thin and pliable wooden material. They are rectangular in shape and each corner has been cut off at an angle. Both sides of these pieces have been painted with an olive green border. In the center of the card...

Piece, Calendar

  • CA KMS KMS_DC-974-057-003a-b
  • Item

This calendar cards are made of a very thin and pliable wooden material. They are rectangular in shape and each corner has been cut off at an angle. Both sides of these pieces have been painted with an olive green, blue, and orange border. In the ...

Piece, Calendar

  • CA KMS KMS_DC-974-057-001a-c
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This calendar cards are made of a very thin and pliable wooden material. They are rectangular in shape and each corner has been cut off at an angle. Both sides of these pieces have been painted with a green and red border and blue and gold backgro...

Chinese Books - Plots of the Warlords of the East Chou Dynasty

  • CA KMS KMS_PB-985-468a-c
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Publsihed by Shun-Wu Bookstore in Shanghai this set of books is titled 'Plots of the Warlords of the East Chou Dynasty'. A historical novel in four volumes, depiciting the decay of the Chou dynasty. Flatbound and printed on rice paper th...

Chinese Books - Strange Stories of Lo-Chi's Study

  • CA KMS KMS_PB-985-477a-l
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Published in China and written in Chinese this is a twelve volume set of books titled 'Strange Stories of Lo-Chi's Study'. They are short stories about ghosts, metaphysics, the unusual, and strange happenings. Flatbound on rice pape...

Chinese Books - Abacus Book

  • CA KMS KMS_PB-985-470a-e
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Published by Ching-Chang Bookstore in Shanghai this set of books it titled 'Abacus Book'. These books are a mathematical handbook in four flatbound volumes encased in a blue folding cardboard cover. The books are written in Chinese.

Wong Association Ledger - 1947-1960

  • CA KMS KMS_MS-985-001-281
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1947-1960 ledger of the accounting information for building maintenance, membership fees, rent, and contributions to the Wong Association. There is a switch from traditional brush and ink to fountain pen midway through the ledger. Written in Chine...

Chinese Newspaper - Nan Long Monthly

  • CA KMS KMS_PB-985-479
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Published by Foo-Sing Publisher in China in July 1929 this book it titled "Nan Long Monthly". A local newspaper for the Nanlong area. Written in Chinese and bound with paper down the spine.

Chinese Book - Guidelines to Rebuild China

  • CA KMS KMS_PB-985-484
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Published in Shanghai in December of 1918 this book is titled 'Guidelines to Rebuild China' and was written by Dr. Sun Yet Sen. Written in Chinese and paper bound the title page and back page are both tearing away from the book.

Chinese Book - To Untie the Red Rope on the Back

  • CA KMS KMS_PB-985-496
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Published in Canton China by Ye-man Tong and titled 'To Untie the Red rope on the Back, part 2'. It’s a traditional story, sung in 'Southern Sound' style. Printed with wooden block on rice paper in Chinese.

Chinese Books - Medical Prescriptions

  • CA KMS KMS_PB-985-478a-e
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Published by Way-won Tung in Shanghair. This is an 8 volume set of reference books titled 'Medical Prescriptions'. Volumes 1,2, and 8 are missing. These books are flat bound and written in Chinese of rice paper.

Chinese Book - Last Day Alarm

  • CA KMS KMS_PB-985-464
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Published by Signs of the Times Publishing House c. 1921 in Shanghai. Written by R.F Cartell the book is titled 'Last Day Alarm' and is a Chinese translation from the original English. The book is a black hardcover with golden and red de...

Chinese Book - Story of the Black Dragon River Battle

  • CA KMS KMS_PB-985-485
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Published by Wah Sun Book Shop in Vancouver the author of the book is the Chinese Patriots' Society, eds. The book is titled 'Story of the Black Dragon River Battle' it is a patriotic writing to glorify the works of General Mah Chin...

Personal Account Book

  • CA KMS KMS_MS-985-001-278
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An personal account book c. 1934 belonging to Wong Wo from Sing Lay-long, a Chinese grocery store in Vernon. The account book is written in Chinese and bound down the side with string.

Personal Notebook

  • CA KMS KMS_MS-985-001-286
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A personal notebook c. 1920 containing musical notation, herbal (medicinal) recipes, and cooking recipes.

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