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The collection consists of papers relating to Chinese immigrant Quin Shen Yu and his family.
The collection consists of papers relating to Chinese immigrant Quin Shen Yu and his family. It includes identification documents and credentials; photographs of the family and of Yu's life; letters; scrapbook; school papers such as report cards and assignments; writings and notes; papers from Yu's time in the Boy Scouts; biographical information, including a book and a CD.
The collection is arranged into one series.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Collection donated to the Archives Center in 2019 by Susan Shen Yu.
The collection is unprocessed.
Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Use
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Quin Shen Yu Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012