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Guide to the Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives Collection of Asia Serials TAM.779

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Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives

Collection processed by Megan O'Shea and Jennipher Ambrose

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on May 06, 2019
Finding aid written in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Updated by Jennipher Ambrose to incorporate material omitted during initial processing of the collection  , May 2019

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
Title: Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives Collection of Asia Serials
Dates [inclusive]: 1940-2008
Dates [bulk]: 1970-1989
Abstract: The Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives Collection of Asia Serials contains over 100 titles published in and about East Asia and Southeast Asia between 1940 and 2008. The bulk of the collection dates from the 1970s and the 1980s. Topics include political and social issues throughout Asia, arts in Asia, and Asian American communities and organizations in the United States.
Quantity: 8.9 Linear Feet in 14 manuscript boxes and 11 flat boxes
Location: Materials are stored offsite and advance notice is required for use. Please request materials at least two business days prior to your research visit to coordinate access.
Language: Materials primarily in English, with some publications in Chinese, Japanese, French, and Portuguese.
Call Phrase: TAM.779
Sponsor: The arrangement, description, and encoding of this collection has been made possible in part by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor.

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Scope and Contents

The Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives Collection of Asia Serials contains over 100 titles published in and about East Asia and Southeast Asia between 1940 and 2008. The bulk of the collection dates from the 1970s and the 1980s and consists of serials published in Hong Kong, China, New York, and California in the 1970s and the 1980s. Topics include political and social issues in China, Japan, North Korea, South Korea, Hong Kong, and Taiwan, as well as diplomatic and political relations between these countries and the United States (US). Other topics include Asian and Asian American arts and literature; racial equality for Asian Americans in the US, particularly in California and New York; and cultural and political activities in Hong Kong, California, and New York. The collection contains a number of newspapers published for Chinese American, Indian, and Filipino communities San Francisco, New York City, and other cities in the US, and by Asian American organizations concerned with human rights issues in China and North Korea. Large runs include East West from San Francisco, California and  Issues & Studies from Taiwan.

Arrangement

Serials in this collection are arranged alphabetically by title.

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Access Points

Document Type

  • Serials (publications)

Subject Topics

  • Asian Americans -- Ethnic identity.
  • Asian Americans -- California -- Periodicals.
  • Asian Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Periodicals.

Subject Places

  • East Asia -- Foreign Relations -- 20th century.
  • East Asia -- Periodicals.
  • Southeast Asia -- Periodicals.

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Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Access

Open to users without restriction.

Conditions Governing Use

Because of the assembled nature of this collection, copyright status varies across the collection. Copyright is assumed to be held by the original creator of individual items in the collection; these items are expected to pass into the public domain 120 years after their creation. Tamiment Library & Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives is not authorized to grant permission to publish or reproduce materials from this collection.

Preferred Citation

Identification of item, date; Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives Collection of Asia Serials; TAM 779; box number; folder number; Tamiment Library & Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives, New York University.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection combines serials relating to Asia drawn from two discrete groups of material held by the Tamiment Library. The first was a partially inventoried backlog of serials, received by the library through donations, subscriptions, and in archival collections. The second group consisted of around 1,700 serials, newspapers, and magazines, organized by title as an artificial collection, referred to as Periodicals.001 or Boxed Newspapers. This material was combined, inventoried, and arranged and described in subject-based categories in 2017. The accession number related to this collection is 2017.049.

Processing Information

The material in this collection was assembled from various backlogs of uncataloged material held by the Tamiment Library. This material was inventoried, separated according to its subject matter, and arranged in a series of subject-based artificial collections. Accumulations of material relating to Asia were identified and brought together physically. Materials were housed in archival folders and boxes according to size. The inventory is arranged alphabetically by title of publication, with publishing organization and place of publication listed when known.

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Container List

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 14 Folder : 1 A. Magazine, The Asian American Quarterly : Metro East Publications, Inc., New York, NY
1990
Box: 1 Folder : 1 Actual Action : Actual Action Editorial Commity, Tokyo, Japan
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 2 AFNY News Forum : Asians & Friends--New York, Inc., New York, NY
1992
Box: 14 Folder : 2-10 Ang Katipunan : Union of Democratic Filipinos, Oakland, CA
1977-1986
Box: 15 Folder : 1-2 Artspiral : Asian American Arts Centre, New York, NY
1988-1993
Box: 1 Folder : 3 Asia in Washington : Asia Society. Washington Center, Washington, DC
1991
Box: 1 Folder : 4 Asian American Resource Workshop Newsletter : Asian American Resource Workshop, Boston, MA
1987-1990
Box: 1 Folder : 5 Asian Americans for Equality : Asian Americans for Equality, Inc., New York, NY
1989-1991
Box: 1 Folder : 6 Asian New Yorker : Asian New Yorker Company, New York, NY
1994-1997
Box: 1 Folder : 7 Asian-America Spirit : East Coast Asian Student Union, Boston, MA
1981-1982
Box: 1 Folder : 8 Asians & Friends New York : Asians & Friends--New York, Inc., New York, NY
1990
Box: 1 Folder : 9 Bridge : Southeast Asia Resource Action Center, Washington, DC
2001
Box: 3 Folder : 1 CAAV (Committee Against Anti-Asian Violence) Voice : Committee Against Anti-Asian Violence, New York, NY
1990-1992
Box: 1 Folder : 11-12 CCAS Newsletter : CCAS, Stanford, CA
1973-1975
Box: Shared Tamiment 062 Folder : 13 Cheng Ming : Pak Ka Publisher, Hong Kong
1979
Box: 3 Folder : 7 China & World Cultural Exchange : Cultural Exchange, Beijing, China
1993
Box: 2 Folder : 1-9 China At Work : Society for Anglo-Chinese Understanding, London, UK
Undated
Box: 15 Folder : 4 China Daily News : China Daily News, New York, NY
1976
Box: 1 Folder : 13 China Digest : China Digest Association, Hong Kong
1948-1950
Box: 1 Folder : 14 China Friendship : US-China Peoples Friendship Association, Cleveland, OH
1975
Box: 1 Folder : 15 China News Digest : United Service to China, New York, NY
Undated
Box: 1 Folder : 16 China Policy Study Group Broadsheet : China Policy Study Group, London, UK
1969
Box: 1 Folder : 17 China Update : Yale-China Association, New Haven, CT
1983
Box: 2 Folder : 2-9 Chinese American Forum : Chinese American Forum, Inc., Silver Springs, MD
1986-1996
Box: 1 Folder : 18 Chinese People's Institute of Foreign Affairs Journal : Chinese People's Institute of Foreign Affairs, Beijing, China
1988
Box: 2 Folder : 1-10 CICC Currents : Chinese Information and Culture Center, New York, NY
1992
Box: 3 Folder : 2-6 City Magazine : The Tabloid Coop, Wanchai, Hong Kong
1978-1979
Box: 1 Folder : 19 Committee Bridges : Committee of 100, New York, NY
2001
Box: 2 Folder : 1 Contas do Exercicio e da Gerencia de 1944 da Reparticao Tecnica das Obras Publicas : Imprensa Nacional de Macau, Macau
1945
Box: 1 Folder : 20 Correspondence : Kilusang Mayo Uno International Department, Manila, Philippines
1990
Box: 2 Folder : 12 Currents : Chinese Information and Culture Center - Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in New York, New York, NY
1997-2000
Box: Shared Tamiment 062 Folder : 4 Da Cheng : Da Cheng Za Zhi She, Honk Kong
1973
Box: 3 Folder : 8 Debate: The Philippine Left Review : Debate, Amsterdam, Netherlands
1991
Box: 15 Folder : 5 DiverseCity : Humanist Center of Cultures, New York, NY
2001
Box: 3 Folder : 9 E. Timor Update : East Timor Human Rights Committee, Syracuse, NY
1981
Box: 15 Folder : 7-9 (Mixed materials [31142063008299]) East West : East/West Chinese-American Journal, Inc., San Francisco, CA
1985-1990
Box: 16 Folder : 1-8 (Mixed Materials [31142063008307])
Box: 17 Folder : 1-7 (Mixed Materials [31142063008315])
Box: 18 Folder : 1-7 (Mixed Materials [31142063008323])
Box: 19 Folder : 1-7 (Mixed Materials [31142063008331])
Box: 15 Folder : 6 East West : East/West Publishing Co., San Francisco, CA
1970-1974
Box: 4 Folder : 1-7 Eastern Horizon : Eastern Horizon Press, Hong Kong, China
1972-1975
Box: 3 Folder : 10-11 Echoes From Tiananmen : Friends of Chinese Minzhu, Kowloon, Hong Kong
1989
Box: 20 Folder : 1 Eurasiam Bilingual Monthly Magazine : Eurasiam Magazine Co., Inc., New York, NY
1988
Box: 3 Folder : 12 Handbook of Japanese Financial/Industrial Combines
1972
Box: 4 Folder : 8 (Mixed materials [31142063008182]) Image : Organization of Chinese Americans, Inc., Washington, DC
1979-1992
Box: 20 Folder : 2 (Mixed Materials [31142063008349])
Box: 5 Folder : 1 Indian-American : SRIR Communications, Inc., New York, NY
1993
Box: 5 Folder : 2 Indusco Bulletin : Indusco, Inc., New York, NY
1944-1951
Box: 5 Folder : 3 Indusco Inc.: Balie Schools : Indusco, Inc., New York, NY
1944
Box: 5 Folder : 4 Inquiry Magazine : East Timor Research Project, Ithaca, NY
1979
Box: 5 Folder : 5-9 (Mixed materials [31142063008398]) Issues & Studies : Institute of International Relations, Taipei, Taiwan
1981-1989
Box: 6 Folder : 1-7 (Mixed Materials [31142063008208])
Box: 7 Folder : 1-7 (Mixed Materials [31142063008216])
Box: 8 Folder : 1-6 (Mixed Materials [31142063008224])
Box: 9 Folder : 1-6 (Mixed Materials [31142063008232])
Box: 10 Folder : 1-5 (Mixed Materials [31142063008240])
Box: 20 Folder : 3 Japan Times Weekly : The Japan Times, Tokyo, Japan
1972
Box: 20 Folder : 4-8 Kalayaan International : Kalayaan International, San Francisco, CA
1971-1973
Box: 21 Folder : 1 Katipunan : Katipunan Publications, Oakland, CA
1988
Box: 21 Folder : 2 Korea : Committee for Solidarity with the Korean People, San Francisco, CA
1973
Box: 10 Folder : 8 Korea Information Bulletin : Foreign Languages Publishing House, Democratic People's Republic of Korea
1964
Box: 11 Folder : 1 Korea Labour : Korea Research and Information Center, Seoul, South Korea
1990
Box: 11 Folder : 2 Korea Today : Foreign Languages Publishing House, Pyongyang, Democratic People's Republic of Korea
1973
Box: 11 Folder : 3 Korea Update : Korea Coalition, Washington, DC
1990-1991
Box: 13 Folder : 15 Korea: Or the Third World War : Contemporary Press, New York, NY
Undated
Box: 11 Folder : 4 Korean Affairs : General Association of Korean Residents in Japan, Pyongyang, Democratic People's Republic of Korea
1981
Box: 21 Folder : 3 Kuguk Chonson : The National Salvation Front : The Mission of the National Democratic Front of South Korean in Japan, Tokyo, Japan
1998
Box: 11 Folder : 5 Letters from China : Letters from China, Peking, China
1967
Box: 11 Folder : 6 Lettre de Chine : Lettre de Chine, Peking, China
1968
Box: 11 Folder : 7 Libero International : Libero International Editorial Collective, Osaka, Japan
1980
Box: 11 Folder : 8 Movement : Asian Students Association, Kowloon, Hong Kong
2001
Box: Shared Tamiment 062 Folder : 8 Nan Bei Ji : Long Men Wen Hua Shi Ye You Xian Gong Si, Juilong, China
1971
Box: 11 Folder : 9 New Asian Standard : The New Asian Standard, New York, NY
1991
Box: 21 Folder : 4 New Asian Times : The New Asian Times Co., Inc., New York, NY
1988-1989
Box: 11 Folder : 10 (Mixed materials [31142063008257]) New Dawn : J-Town Collective, San Francisco, CA
1973-1975
Box: 21 Folder : 5 (Mixed Materials [31142063008356])
Box: 11 Folder : 11 New Hopes and New Challenges of the 90s : Asian Americans For Equality, New York, NY
1991
Box: 11 Folder : 12 New India Bulletin : Indian People's Association in North America, Montreal, Quebec
1976
Box: 11 Folder : 13 New Korea : Librairie "Min Chu", Canton, China
1950
Box: 21 Folder : 6 New York Nichibei : Japanese American News Corp., New York, NY
1987-1989
Box: 12 Folder : 1 News - OCA New York Chapter : Organization of Chinese Americans, Inc., New York, NY
1990
Box: 11 Folder : 14 News China : China Newsweek Corporation, Beijing, China
2008
Box: 11 Folder : 15 News from Asia Watch : Asia Watch, Washington, DC
1990
Box: 21 Folder : 7 News From Japanese Press : PTTI Tokyo Office, Tokyo, Japan
1985
Box: 21 Folder : 8 News Letter : Japanese American Committee for Democracy, New York, NY
1946
Box: 11 Folder : 16 Newsletter : Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (AALDEF, Inc.), Oakland, CA
1975
Box: 11 Folder : 17 Newsletter : Association for Asian American Studies, unkown
1987
Box: 11 Folder : 18 Newsletter : Embassy of the People's Republic of China, Washington, DC
1994
Box: 11 Folder : 19 Newsletter : Movement for a Free Philippines, Briarwood, NY
1984
Box: 11 Folder : 20-21 Nexus : China BRIDGE Magazine Co., Beijing, China
1989-1990
Box: 11 Folder : 22 Ningas : Ningas Corporation, New York, NY
1978
Box: 12 Folder : 2 (Mixed materials [31142063008265]) October Review : October Review, Kowloon, Hong Kong
1984-1990
Box: Shared Tamiment 062 Folder : 12 (Mixed Materials [31142062673911])
Box: 12 Folder : 3 Orcamento Ordinario da Receita e Despesa: Da Provedoria da Assistencia Publica de Macau para o Ano Economico de 1963 : Imprensa Nacional de Macau, Macau
1963
Box: 12 Folder : 4 Outlook : Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund, New York, NY
1989-1992
Box: 21 Folder : 9 Overseas Times : Overseas Times Corp., Jersey City, NJ
1983
Box: 21 Folder : 10 Pacific Citizen : Japanese American Citizens League, Los Angeles, CA
1986
Box: 12 Folder : 6 Pacific Imperialism Notebook : Pacific Rim Project, San Francisco, CA
1972-1973
Box: 12 Folder : 5 Pacific: Revue des Asiatiques : Pacific, Paris, France
1954-1956
Box: 12 Folder : 7 PAG-ASA Newsletter : Philippine American Group-Advocates for Social Action, New York, NY
1985-1987
Box: 21 Folder : 11 People's War : The People's War, London, UK
1971
Box: 21 Folder : 12 Philippines Mail : Filipino-American Media of California, San Francisco, CA
1979-1980
Box: Shared Tamiment 062 Folder : 9 Qi Shi Nian Dai = The Seventies : Qi Shi Nian Dai Za Zhi She, Hong Kong
1977
Box: Shared Tamiment 062 Folder : 10 Quan Cha Jia (The Observers Monthly) : Quan Cha Jia Chu Ban She, Hong Kong
circa 1978
Box: 12 Folder : 8 Regulamento do Imposto do Selo : Imprensa Nacional de Macau, Macau
1941
Box: 12 Folder : 9 Remodelacao dos Vencimentos dos Funcionarios Civis e Militares da Colonia de Macau : Imprensa Nacional de Macau, Macau
1941
Box: 12 Folder : 10 RICE : Rice Magazine Enterprises, San Francisco, CA
1987-1988
Box: 21 Folder : 13 Rodan : Northern California Asian American Community, San Francisco, CA
1971
Box: 12 Folder : 12 Rungh : Rungh Cultural Society, Vancouver, BC
Undated
Box: 12 Folder : 13-14 (Mixed materials [31142063008265]) SAMAR : SAMAR, New York, NY
1994-2001
Box: 13 Folder : 1 (Mixed Materials [31142063008406])
Box: 13 Folder : 2 Sambayanan Newsletter : Sambayanan, New York, NY
1982
Box: 22 Folder : 1-6 (Mixed materials [31142063008364]) Sampan : Chinese American Civic Association, Boston, MA
1987-1995
Box: 23 Folder : 1-6 (Mixed Materials [31142063008372])
Box: 24 Folder : 1-4 (Mixed Materials [31142063008380])
Box: 13 Folder : 3 Seoro Seoro : Seoro Korean Cultural Network, New York, NY
1994
Box: 13 Folder : 4 South-North Dialogue in Korea : Public Relations Association of Korea, Seoul, South Korea
1975
Box: 24 Folder : 5 Southwest Chinese Journal : Southwest Chinese Journal, Houston, TX
1983
Box: 24 Folder : 6 Spark : South Asia Students Association, UC-Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
1972
Box: 24 Folder : 7 Sphulinga : Bangladesh Association, Quebec
1971
Box: 24 Folder : 8 Ta Kung Pao : Ta Kung Pao (Hongkong) Co., Hong Kong, China
1972
Box: 24 Folder : 9 Taishu : Taishu, San Francisco, CA
1974
Box: 13 Folder : 6 Taiwan Industrial Relations Bulletin : Chung Hua Institute for Industrial Relations, Taipei, Taiwan
1994
Box: 13 Folder : 7 Thai Bulletin : Union of Democratic Thais, Chicago, IL
Undated
Box: 13 Folder : 8 Thai Review : American Friends Service Committee, Pasadena, CA
1977
Box: 13 Folder : 9 Thailand Update : Thailand Update, Langley Park, MD
1978
Box: 24 Folder : 10 The 2nd Generation : New York Asian News, Inc., New York, NY
1993
Box: 24 Folder : 12 U.S. China Friendship Newsletter : U.S. China Friendship Association, San Francisco, CA
1971
Box: 13 Folder : 10 U.S.-Korea Review : The U.S.-Korea Foundation, Washington, DC
1992
Box: 13 Folder : 11 UGAT : Philippine Center for Immigrant Rights, Inc., New York, NY
1986
Box: 24 Folder : 11 Wei Min : Wei Min She, San Francisco, CA
1973-1974
Box: Shared Tamiment 062 Folder : 6 Wen Hua Xin Chao : Wen Hua Chao She, Hong Kong
1978
Box: 13 Folder : 12 Women of China : Women of China, Beijing, China
1994
Box: Shared Tamiment 062 Folder : 5 Xiang Ya Ta Wai : Wen Ya You Xian Gong Si, Hong Kong
circa 1975
Box: Shared Tamiment 062 Folder : 7 Xin Wen Zi Zhou Kan : Shanghai Xin Wen Zi Gong Zuo Zhe Xie Hui, Shanghai, China
1949-1951
Box: Shared Tamiment 062 Folder : 11 Yao Bai Wen Yi

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