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Grace Estelle Fox Papers


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Correspondence and Papers of Florence Weaver Fox

Papers of Grace Fox

Estate of Grace Fox Papers

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Grace Estelle Fox Papers, 1889-1989 | McDaniel College

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Title: Grace Estelle Fox Papers, 1889-1989Add to your cart.

Predominant Dates:1889-1950

ID: MS/2013.05

Primary Creator: Fox, Grace (b. 1899)

Extent: 7.0 Boxes

Arrangement: Genre and chronological

Date Acquired: 02/09/1989

Subjects: British - China - History - 19th Century, China, Letters - Courtship - 1890-1900, Pirates - China - History, United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration

Languages: English

Biographical Note

Grace Fox was born December 25, 1899 in Washington, D.C.  to Edmund Fox and Florence Weaver Fox.  She  graduated from Vassar in 1922 and went on to Columbia University where she earned her M.A. in 1925 and her Ph.D. in 1940.  Ms Fox's field of study was British policy in the Far East.  She died in February of 1984.

Subject/Index Terms

British - China - History - 19th Century
Letters - Courtship - 1890-1900
Pirates - China - History
United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration

Administrative Information

Repository: McDaniel College

Use Restrictions:

Copyright:  McDaniel College may hold copyright to sections of this material.

McDaniel College makes no representation that it is the owner of any copyright or other literary property in the materials contained in its archives, manuscript collections, and special collections unless specifically stated, (b) that in providing access to or permitting the reproduction of any such materials, McDaniel Archives does not assume any responsibility for obtaining or granting any permission to publish or use the same, and (c) that the responsibility (i) for determining the nature of any rights, and the ownership or interest therein, and for obtaining the appropriate permissions to publish or use and (ii) for determining the nature of any liabilities (including liabilities for defamation and invasion of privacy or publicity) that may arise from any publication or use, rest entirely with the researcher.

Copying:  Papers may be copied in accordance with the Archives usual procedures.

Acquisition Source: Grace Estelle Fox

Acquisition Method: Bequest

Related Materials: Grace Estelle Fox Papers, 1925-1970 at Columbia University Libraries Archival Collections For more information please see http://findingaids.cul.columbia.edu/ead/nnc-rb/ldpd_4078369/summary.

Preferred Citation:

Grace Estelle Fox Collection, 1889-1989,MS2013.05; McDaniel College Archives, Westminster, Maryland

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Citing Archival Collections

Processing Information: All records regarding the UNRRA  were kept in original order.   Printed duplicates of Grace Fox's articles were removed. When  the Fox-Weaver house was being put up for sale in 1989 the College's archivist had all  papers in books from the house removed and kept.   Most of these papers  refer to Korea, China, and Japan.  A list of books from the Fox-Weaver was not within the papers transferred to the Archives.

Box and Folder Listing

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[Series 1: Correspondence and Papers of Florence Weaver Fox, 1889-1898],
[Series 2: Papers of Grace Fox],
[Series 3: Estate of Grace Fox Papers, 1974-1990],

Series 2: Papers of Grace FoxAdd to your cart.
Box B00386: United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA)Add to your cart.

All the the records in this box were rehoused in new folders, however original titles and  order were kept  except  where noted.

For more inofrmation on UNRRA go to the United Nations Archives online: http://archives.un.org

Folder F0003548: UNRRA Chronological File, 1943-1944Add to your cart.
Copies of letters and reports.
Folder F0003549: UNRRA Chronological File, 1945Add to your cart.
Letters and reports
Folder F0003550: UNRRA Chronological File, January 1-July 31, 1946Add to your cart.
Copies of letters and reports
Folder F0003551: UNRRA Chronological File, 1946-1947Add to your cart.
Copies of letters and reports.  This folder titled by Archivist.
Folder F0003552: UNRRA Chronological File, August 1947- August 1948Add to your cart.
Copies of  letters and reports.
Folder F0003553: The Scope of UNRRA, 1942-1945Add to your cart.
Organization analysis, surveys, and histories.
Folder F0003554: Action and Opinions of the British Committee on Administration of Territories, European Division, July 2, 1942 -  August 19, 1942Add to your cart.
Digest of meetings 1-32 and 34; Copy No. 9 10/30/43.
Folder F0003555: UNRRA  The Council, circa 1948Add to your cart.
Draft and copies.
Folder F0003556: The Committee System, 1948Add to your cart.
Author, Grace Fox, UNRRA Historian
Box B00387: Grace Fox PapersAdd to your cart.
Folder F0003557: UNRRA Accolades, 1948Add to your cart.
Includes letter,  and citation.
Folder F0003558: Photographs from UNRRA File, undatedAdd to your cart.
Two photographic prints - both unidentified.  One of a mid- century modern complex and the other of a young girl with a chicken.
Folder F0003559: In the Court of St. James, June 1971Add to your cart.
Article on the American Ambassadors to England and the embassy in London.  Stanford Alumni Almanac.
Folder F0003560: Project I: Outline:  Influence of the British Admiralty in the Opening of China and Japan to British Trade 1834-1868, UndatedAdd to your cart.
Folder F0003561: Research on Piracy off the Coast of Hong Kong., 1959Add to your cart.
Communication from captains of British ships between 1855-1864.
Folder F0003562: Research NotebookAdd to your cart.
Contains notes from her research for a book on the British Admiralty and Chinese pirates from 1832-1968.
Folder F0003563: Reasearch, 1961 - 1966Add to your cart.
Letters and notes from her research for a book on the British Admiralty and Chinese pirates from 1832-1968.
Folder F0003564: Letter:  From Yoshi to Grace Fox, April 4, 1959Add to your cart.
Letter contained enclosure of Yoshi's research into four scrolls from the Temple Kozanji, Toganoo, Japan that were attributed to Toba-sôjô Kakuyû.
Folder F0003565: Articles Published by Grace Fox, 1935-1950Add to your cart.

Includes the following reprints of published articles:

"The Reception of Lord Durham's Report in the English Press,"  The Canadian Historcal Review, September, 1935

"Women Domestic Workers in Washington, D.C., 1940," Monthly Labor Review, February, 1942, Bureau of Labor Statistics

"The Anglo-Japanese Conversation of 1854," The Pacific Historical Review, December, 1941

"The Origins of UNRRA," Political Science Quarterly, December, 1950

Folder F0003566: Book Reviews written by Grace Fox, 1958 and 1969Add to your cart.
Notes and drafts.
Folder F0003567: Lecture notes, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder F0003568: Talk on  Chinese Piracy, 1939Add to your cart.
This talk was given before the Women's Club of  Westminster, MD in December, 1939.
Folder F0003569: Library Critique, undatedAdd to your cart.
List of books by subject with notes.
Folder F0003570: Four Letters, an Eulogy and a Poem, 1931, 1947, 1952 and undatedAdd to your cart.

Letter: from E. S. Cartwright of Oxford University Tutorial Committee to Grace Fox, October, 1931.

Three letters from attorneys concerning Grace Fox's sister's estate, 1947.

Eulogy for Margaret Raub Fox, 1952.

Poem about Grace Fox, undated.

Folder F0003571: Notebook, 1974Add to your cart.
Notebook lists exercises and practices for chewing , speaking, and breath control.
Folder F0003572: Papers Removed from Grace Fox's Books, 1989Add to your cart.
Most of the papers removed refer to Korea, China, and Japan.

Browse by Series:

[Series 1: Correspondence and Papers of Florence Weaver Fox, 1889-1898],
[Series 2: Papers of Grace Fox],
[Series 3: Estate of Grace Fox Papers, 1974-1990],

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