Subseries 1 - Cora Kilborn

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Title proper

Cora Kilborn

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  • Graphic material
  • Textual record

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CA ON00340 F3605-3-1

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  • 1893-1967 (Creation)

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Physical description

1 cm of textual records
257 photographs : b&w ; 22 x 17 cm or smaller, and accompanying material
1 photograph : sepia toned ; 26 x 20 cm

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Scope and content

Subseries consists of the records of Cora Kilborn, daughter of Omar and Retta Kilborn, and includes some correspondence, primarily from family members, and a photograph album documenting her time as a medical missionary in China and the Hospital for Women and Children in Chengdu, Sichuan.

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Physical condition

Photograph album should be handled with care as it is in poor condition, with some photographs having detached from the backing paper.

Immediate source of acquisition


The pages from the photograph album are loose and the original order is unknown.

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  • Chinese
  • English

Script of material

  • Traditional Han
  • Latin

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Record created 11/2023 by CH

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