Juwan Usang Ly collection
Held at: Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]370 Lancaster Ave, Haverford, PA 19041
This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in their reading room, and not digitally available through the web.
Overview and metadata sections
Juwan Usang Ly was a student at Haverford College 1916-1917. He later graduated from the New York University and obtained masters degrees at the University of Pennsylvania and Columbia University. He worked as a researcher at the Congressional Library, as a bank manager in Hong Kong and authored influential publications "Socialism in China" in 1912 and "An Economic Interpretation of the Increase in Bandits in China" in 1918.
Ly also fouded the Chinese Science Society, became a member of the Chinese Economic Society and chaired the Chinese Educational Society. He later lived in Shanghai, China.
The collection contains information about the accomplishments of Juwan Usang Ly, newspaper clippings and his letters to Haverford College president, W.W. Comfort.
The materials are arranged chronologically.
Processed by Alexa Horkava, completed November 2021
- Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
- Finding Aid Author
- Alexa Horkava
- Finding Aid Date
- November, 2021
- Access Restrictions
The collection is open for research use.
- Use Restrictions
Standard Federal Copyright Law Applies (U.S. Title 17)