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Chan family

Overview
Works: 18 works in 29 publications in 3 languages and 181 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Genealogy  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Historical films  Records and correspondence  Educational films  Aerial photographs  Internet videos 
Classifications: F1089.5.V22, 971.1330049510092
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Most widely held works about Chan family
    The concubine's children : portrait of a family divided by Denise Chong( Book )
    7 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 85 libraries worldwide
    The ethos of family is dramatically portrayed by Denise Chong in this tale of her grandmother, brought from China as a young concubine by a sojourner to the New World, of the man's wife and the children who would be left behind, and of the author's own incredible discovery of those children six decades later
    The concubine's children : the story of a family living on two sides of the globe by Denise Chong( Book )
    1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
    The Chan legacy ( visu )
    1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
    This Generations episode profiles the Chan family, one of BC's oldest Chinese families
    Zhan shi zu pu ( Book )
    3 editions published in 1972 in Chinese and held by 10 libraries worldwide
    From China to Borneo and beyond by Ann Kit Suet Chin( Book )
    1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
    Xin'an Luyuan Zhan shi he xiu zong pu ( Book )
    2 editions published in 2002 in Chinese and held by 8 libraries worldwide
    Sun Gai village and the New Zealand connection by Raymond Chan( Book )
    1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
    The Panama ( visu )
    2 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
    Documentary film chronicling the Chan family of Victoria, B.C. One of the oldest Chinese families in Victoria, they owned and operated the Panama Cafe on Government Street from around 1930 until 1960. Includes many rare black and white photos of early Victoria
    Wonton's and eggrolls : stories told by the blind aunt from China by Anna Mui( Book )
    1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
    Between two worlds : Chinese of Marshfield, Oregon by Jon Littlefield( Book )
    2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
    Hai wai hua ren de Zhong Guo hun = From China to Borneo and beyond by Ann Kit Suet Chin( Book )
    1 edition published in 2015 in Chinese and held by 2 libraries worldwide
    The journeys of two families ; Chan Ah Chee and Chan Sai Louie 1870s to 1940 by David V. Wong Hop( Book )
    1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    Zhan shi wu xiu zu pu ( Book )
    1 edition published in 1847 in Chinese and held by 1 library worldwide
    Qingyuan Zhan shi zong pu : er shi si juan ( Book )
    1 edition published in 1785 in Chinese and held by 1 library worldwide
    Frederick Enos Woltman papers by Frederick Enos Woltman( Archival Material )
    in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    The collection comprises papers of American journalist Frederick Enos Woltman (1905-1970) and consists of correspondence, minor manuscripts, biographical material, clippings regarding Woltman and his work, the Sou Chan papers, books, photographs, and miscellaneous materials. Correspondence is largely incoming and arranged alphabetically by name of writer (both individuals and organizations are included). Dates range from the 1920s-1970s. Major correspondents are Eliot K. Baldwin, Edward N. Burns, Beverley Chan, Sou Chan, Viola Chan, Jack Cohen, Marshall Coles, David Dubinsky, James A. Farley, Jack Ferriss, Ruth Fisher, Nelson Frank, Elizabeth Hallman, Joseph Hayes, Martin Hoban, Roy W. Howard, Robert Kacocki, MacKinlay Kantor, Baynard Kendrick, George Knoerr, Bo McAnney, John D. McDonald, Arthur G. McDowell, Benjamin Mandel, Norman W. Mattis, Key Mayo, Henry L. Mencken, Ray Middleton, Richard Murphy, Louis B. Nichols, Nancy Ogden, Emmet Peter, Jr., Oliver Pilat, Muriel Resnick, Martha L. Taylor Sarno, Abe Savage, Anya Smith, H. Allen Smith, Walker Sonte, Norman Thomas, Henry Trefflich, Art Troeleman, Marcello Truzzi, Richard Valentine, and Lee B. Wood. Manuscripts include magazine and newspaper articles, memos, pamphlets, tearsheets, manuscripts by others, and miscellaneous materials. The Sou Chan papers include correspondence, mainly incoming, as well as miscellaneous materials including poetry, memorabilia, biographical files, and printed materials. Newspaper article clippings comprise three boxes. Woltman planned to write a long article about Sou Chan and the House of Chan. He obtained a collection of Sou Chan's correspondence of about 200 letters, 157 of them by Chan (1942-1968). There are also Chan family photographs available in the Photograph series. The 1974 addendum consists of Woltman's master's thesis (1928) and a thesis by Joanna Reeves based on the Woltman collection (1967). The 1986 accession consists of photographs, personal correspondence (1940s-1970s), a Bible, a thesis by Joanna Reeves, clippings of Woltman's trips, and awards. Photographs and negatives were removed and housed separately for preservation reasons. Photographs include small to 8x10-sized mostly black and white prints of Woltman's and/or Chan's trips to Hong Kong and "Red" China (1952), prints of Woltman and family, U.S. Steel Corporation, and small photographs of David Dubinsky at the U.N
    Zhan shi zhi pu : [6 juan] ( Book )
    1 edition published in 1809 in Chinese and held by 1 library worldwide
    Xiaoshan Mahu Zhan shi zong pu ( Book )
    1 edition published in 1876 in Chinese and held by 1 library worldwide
    Xiaoshan Xihe Chan shi jia pu : [16 juan] ( Book )
    1 edition published in 1922 in Chinese and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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English (15)
Chinese (13)
Japanese (1)
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