|<-- See earlier|
||Correspondence with Harvey Wheeler of the 'Journal of Social and Biological Structures', California, U.S.A. about an article by Ernest G. McClain on 'Tonal Structuralism in Ancient China'
||Letter from Prof. Mario Sabattini of Universita Degli Studi, Venice, Italy, about the research work of Dr. Raffaella Gallio and related letter
||Letter from Laurence Picken of Jesus College, Cambridge, about a film relating to his ethnomusicalogical activities and copy of Joseph Needham's reply
||Illustration showing Chinese ritual bells from 6th century B.C. held at the Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C., U.S.A.
||Letter from H. C. Lee of Atomic Energy of Canada Limited, about the Chinese knowledge of tones and the loss of ancient Chinese musical scores
||Typed introduction to a cover illustration of a journal [?] describing a comparison made by Father Athenasius Kircher, (1602-1680), between two cast metal bells, one of western and one of eastern origin
||Special feature published in 'The Seres' on 'Chinese Music' by Anthony Kwong of Magdalene College, Cambridge
||Typed memorandum on the 'Trigrams of the Han Shan Temple Bell' in Suzhou, China by J. H. Prynne
||Translations of relevant passages in Chinese texts
||Bibliographical references and brief notes
||Joseph Needham's original file title
Papers of Joseph Needham as a historian of Chinese science, technology and medicine
||Photocopies of publications describing Chinese people in San Francisco in the late 19th century
||1980–1989 (Undated, [1980s?].)
|Extent and Medium
||3 sheets; Paper
|Content and context|
The documents comprise a photocopy of an 1876 article from 'Scientific American' about 'Chinese Acrobats' in San Francisco; photocopied pages from 'Up and Down California in 1860-64', Journal of Wm. H Brewer', ed. F. P. Farquar.
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