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Chinese Pamphlets (1947-1954)


Chinese pamphlets, picture books and other propaganda issued during the early period of the People's Republic of China.

Access Locations: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL)

Subjects: History; World History; Asian Studies

Notes: Mass education materials published in Hong Kong and in Mainland China, particularly Shanghai, in the years 1947-1954. These cartoon books, pamphlets, postcards and magazines, on topics such as foreign threats to Chinese security, Chinese relations with the Soviet Union, industrial and agricultural production, and marriage reform, were produced by both Kuomintang (Nationalist) and Gongchantang (Communist) supporters.  

Dates of Coverage: 1947-1954

Provider: Center for Research Libraries (CRL)

Format: Web