Category Archives: Fresh from the Archives

Foreign Ministry Archives of the PRC

A review of the Foreign Ministry Archives of the People’s Republic of China (外交部档案馆), Beijing, China. Ed. Note: Please see important update on the FMA,…

Hangzhou Municipal Archives

A review of the Hangzhou Municipal Archives (杭州市档案馆), Hangzhou, China. In April 2011, I spent several days working at the Hangzhou Municipal Archives as part…

Beijing Municipal Archives

A review of the Beijing Municipal Archives (北京市档案馆), Beijing, China. I recently completed a year of dissertation research in Beijing, a substantial portion of which…

Tianjin Municipal Archives

A review of the Tianjin Municipal Archives (天津市档案馆), Tianjin, China. During the summer of 2011, I spent one month at the Tianjin Municipal Archives. This…