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  • 1885-1961 (Creation)

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2 scrapbooks; includes 46 photographs

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Series consists of two scrapbooks, 1885 to 1939 and 1904 to 1961, containing documents ,
clippings, and photographs relating to the activities of Won Alexander Cumyow and his family. Includes informal photographs of the Cumyow family, newspaper articles documenting Cumyow's career as an official court interpreter, his family life (weddings and funerals) and his activities concerning the Chinese Empire Reform Association, as well as passport certificates pertaining to Cumyow's entry into the United States.

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Photographs have been left in their original state, with acid-free paper interleaved between scrapbook pages for preservation purposes.

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