Alley, Rewi, 1897-1988 : Papers

Date
1911-1974
By
Alley, Rewi, 1897-1987
Ref
74-047
Description

Papers reflect Alley's life and work in China. They include family correspondence, correspondence relating to industrial and social developments in China and international aid and world peace; literary works including poetry, drama, essays and autobiography; speeches and articles on Chinese and international issues of concern to Alley; papers relating to Indusco, Shantan Bailie School, China Aid Committee, New Zealand Peace Council and CORSO; photographs, extracts from monographs and serials and newspaper cuttings

Source of title - Supplied

Alley was a New Zealander who lived in China from the 1927 and is famous for his support for the Chinese revolution, his social work in China and for his poetry and other writing.

Quantity: 185 folder(s). 3.30 Linear Metres.

Physical Description: Holographs, mss, typescripts, printed matter and photographs

Finding Aids: Inventory available.

Provenance: Donor/Lender/Vendor - Donated by Mr P J Alley, brother, Christchurch, 1974

Transfers: To Photographic Archive - Transfered 25 lantern slides/glass photographs and an album with captioned photographs.

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185 folder(s), 3.30 Linear Metres, Personal correspondence, Diaries, Notebooks, Autobiographies, Poetry, Speeches, Clippings, Manuscripts, Holographs, mss, typescripts, printed matter and photographs
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Date: 1950-1953 From: Alley, Rewi, 1897-1988 : Papers Ref: 74-047-9/04
Date: 1966-1967 From: Alley, Rewi, 1897-1988 : Papers Ref: 74-047-7/10 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1971-1972 From: Alley, Rewi, 1897-1988 : Papers Ref: 74-047-8/18
Date: 1970-1973 From: Alley, Rewi, 1897-1988 : Papers Ref: 74-047-9/06
Date: 1971-1972 From: Alley, Rewi, 1897-1988 : Papers Ref: 74-047-9/02
Date: 1950-1953 From: Alley, Rewi, 1897-1988 : Papers Ref: 74-047-9/03 Description: Accounts re Corso/Rewi Alley Aid Group; Shantan Bailie School newsletters
Date: 1947-1950 From: Alley, Rewi, 1897-1988 : Papers Ref: 74-047-9/08
Date: 1947-1950 From: Alley, Rewi, 1897-1988 : Papers Ref: 74-047-9/07
Date: 1955 From: Alley, Rewi, 1897-1988 : Papers Ref: 74-047-4/01
From: Alley, Rewi, 1897-1988 : Papers Ref: 74-047-3/20