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Guide to the William F. Wu Comics Collection MSS.244

Fales Library and Special Collections

Collection processed by Caitlin Klein, 2011

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on January 18, 2022
Description is in English

 Updated to include materials integrated from accession number 2018.062 by Kate Fisher  , May 2018

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Wu, William F., 1951-
Title: William F. Wu Comics Collection
Dates [inclusive]: 1920-2001
Abstract: William F. Wu is an Asian American scholar and science fiction writer whose doctoral dissertation titled The Yellow Peril (1981) documents evolving depictions of Chinese and Chinese-Americans in American fiction. This archive represents his collection of nearly 600 comics featuring Asian characters.
Quantity: 11 Linear Feet in 10 record cartons and 2 flat boxes.
Language: Materials are in English.
Call Phrase: MSS.244