Category Archives: Fresh from the Archives

Three Colonial Collections in Japan

A review of Three Colonial Collections in Japan The Northern Studies Collection, Hokkaidō University, Sapporo, Japan 札幌市北区北8条西5丁目 北海道大学附属図書館 北方資料室 tel: +81-1-1706-2994; website The Northern Studies…

Two Archives in Guangdong, China

A review of the Guangdong Provincial Archives and the Guangzhou Municipal Archives (China). In Guangzhou, two excellent facilities for the study of local history are…

Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region Museum

A review of the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region Museum (Uy. Shinjang uyghur aptonom rayonluq muzéy, Ch. Xinjiang weiwu’er zizhiqu bowuguan) (Urumqi, Xinjiang, China). Archives in…

Historical Archives of Goa

A review of the Historical Archives of Goa (Panaji, Goa).  The Historical Archives of Goa is one of the greatest repositories of documents relating to…

Accessing Primary Documents in China

Accessing Primary Documents in China Familiarizing oneself with the particularities of a certain archive is helpful for any researcher preparing to conduct in-country research. But…

5 Archives on the Modern Metaphysical

5 Archives in which to explore the Modern Metaphysical Increasingly, scholars have been exploring the modern metaphysical — what has been considered on the fringes of…

Guomindang Party Archives (Taiwan)

A Review of the Guomindang Party Archives (中國國民黨黨史館) (Taipei, Taiwan). The Guomindang Party Archives originally operated within the former Guomindang Central Party Headquarters on Chung-shan…