Collection SC204 - George Fitch collection

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George Fitch collection

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    UVICSP SC204

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    • 1937 - 1938 (Creation)
      Fitch, George A.

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    1 cm of textual records

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    George Fitch was an American on staff at the University of Nanking (China), and was an eye-witness to the Japanese takeover of Nanking and the atrocities involved. He later returned to the USA.

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    The collection consists of two copies of a typescript “Fall of Nanking”.

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        Nanjing, Battle of, Nanjing, Jiangsu Sheng, China, 1937; Nanking Massacre, Nanjing, Jiangsu Sheng, China, 1937; Nanking Massacre, Nanjing, Jiangsu Sheng, China, 1937--Personal narratives, American; Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945--Atrocities

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        Revised by JF, July 4, 2013.

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