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Guide to the Gloria Wong Chung Papers and Photographs TAM.559

Elmer Holmes Bobst Library
70 Washington Square South
New York, NY, 10012
(212) 998-2630
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Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive

Collection processed by Asian/Pacific/American Institute staff, 2009

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on April 06, 2013
Finding aid is in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Edited by Rachel Schimke for compliance with DACS and Tamiment Required Elements for Archival Description and to reflect the incorporation of nonprint materials  , 4/6/2013

Descriptive Summary

 
Creator: Chung, Gloria Wong, 1925-2007
Title: Gloria Wong Chung Papers and Photographs
Dates [inclusive]: circa 1940-2004
Abstract: Dr. Gloria Wong Chung (1925-2007) was a leader in the struggle for healthcare and empowerment in New York City's Chinatown and one of the first female Asian/Pacific American psychiatrists. In 1965, along with eight others, she helped found the Chinese-American Planning Council (CPC), which is currently one of the largest providers of social services to Asian/Pacific Americans in the United States. The collection contains materials in various formats documenting Dr. Gloria Wong Chung's personal life and her work as one of the first female Asian/Pacific American psychiatrists. Formats represented in the collection include correspondence, brochures, newspaper clippings, notebooks, photographs, diplomas, awards, and certificates.
Quantity: 1.25 linear feet in 1 record carton and 5 folders
Language of Materials note: Materials are in English
Call Phrase: TAM.559