Maurice T. Price Papers, 1909-34, 1937-40, 1945-48
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Brief Description:

Papers of Maurice T. Price (1888-1964), visiting lecturer in sociology (1939-45), including correspondence, notes, newspaper clippings, manuscripts, periodicals, book reviews, student term papers, reprints and related material concerning the sociological and psychological analysis of oriental peoples and cultures; the impact of Christian missions in the Far East; international relations; influence of communism in China; courses in sociology, psychology, philosophy and religion at Chicago (1909-16); reform movements and college life (1913-18); living conditions in China; documentary sources of analyses of Nanking Road (5/30/25) and Wahnsien (9/5/26) incidents; sociological study questionnaires; studies for the Bureau of Indian Affairs (1937-39) and Price's Christian Missions and Oriental Civilizations (1924). 

Mr. Price was in China from 1917 to 1927, except for 1921-22.

Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at]
Record Series Number: 15/21/20
Created by: Price, Maurice T. (Maurice Thomas) (1888-1964)
Volume: 7.7 cubic feet
Acquired: 7/29/1965
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Arrangement: by type of material and chronologically thereunder
Subject Index
Indian Affairs
Indian Affairs, Bureau of
International Relations
Music -- China - History and Geography
Music -- China - Politics and Government
Music -- China - Religion and Sociology
Student Life
University of Chicago
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]