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Margot Jones Collection

Identifier: 2017.009
Scope and Contents Materials donated by Margot Jones, who was a teacher at PS 42. The collection consists of photos, slides, newspaper articles, and other objects.

Mary Lampel Collection

Identifier: 1990.021
Scope and Contents This collection includes 18 photographs that show Mary Lampel's grade school and adult students. It also includes some photographs of her adult students living their daily lives.

Mee Heung Chow Main Co. collection

Identifier: 2004.041
Scope and Contents The collection mostly contains administrative and business records of Mee Heung Chow Main Co., such as bills, business cards and letterhead, calendars, handwritten menus, insurance documents, monthly receipts, and tax records. In addition, there are a few objects, including a cash register, check register, and original storefront sign and awning. Most of the business records are from the 1960s, but there is an automobile insurance card from 1937. Other proprietors, from the late 1950s-early...

Milton L. Barnett collection

Identifier: 2001.022
Scope and Contents This collection includes research material conducted by Milton L. Barnett for his thesis on alcoholism in the Chinese-American community in the late 1940s-1950s. It also includes research material from two colleagues (Eugenia Chen, possibly a student of Barnett's, and Richard Wang, a doctor at the New Jersey State Hospital) who worked with him, on the topic of the role and significance of drinking in Chinatown, and constituted a committee. The committee's research mainly involved compiling...

Mooie Eng collection

Identifier: 1994.013
Scope and Contents This collection consists of photographs and paper materials (brochures, pamphlets, and reports) from Mooie Eng's tenure at the Community Service Center. The photographs are black and white, and the majority of them depict Mooie Eng demonstrating proper health care techniques to women. They are all dated 1954. There are two images of the Golden Age Club, depicting older men and children, most likely from around 1954. The paper materials include bulletins from CSS, dated 1947, 1971, and 1973;...

Moriah Historical Society - Digitization Project

Identifier: 2018.017
Scope and Contents 2 digtized prison ledgers containing the records of 681 Chinese immigrants that were arrested and jailed in Port Henry, NY between 1901-1903.

Mui Yuen Kung Chiu & Hung Fook Chiu collection

 Collection — Box: 1-11, Frame: 12-13
Identifier: 2009.015
Scope and Contents The collection contains 250 hand written opera manuscripts, Books and articles written by Chiu, Hung Fook and other authors on Cantonese opera history, theory, performance, and instrument. Photographs of Chiu, Mui Yuen Kung and Chiu, Hung Fook on stages, at training classes, at their opera business, and in their daily life, in group pictures with other Hong Kong opera singers, as well as the materials of the Art and Performance Center and the Arts Training Centre, including business stationary,...

Oscar Ho collection

Identifier: 2008.025-2014.015
Scope and Contents This collection includes paper documents ranging from personal records to newspapers and war bonds; 10 books; maps of various Manhattan neighborhoods; and 80 photographs. Objects are also searchable via PastPerfect Online System at

Poy Gum Lee collection

Identifier: 2015.044
Scope and Contents This collection consists of photographs, newspaper clippings, certificates, sketches, drawings, blueprints, documents, and objects. Photographs and newspaper articles portray Lee’s life in New York and China, his family, and his architectural projects. Letters and documents record business transactions, proposals, legal contracts and the experiences after the Sino-Japanese War and the Chinese Civil War. The objects encompass some of the essential tools of the trade used by an architect. Lee...

Public School (PS) 23 collection

Identifier: 2012.022-2004.021
Scope and Contents This collection consists of class materials, objects, photographs, and printed material either salvaged or donated by various individuals. The class materials include teacher's master copies of worksheets, student evaluations, and students' notes. The objects consist of 4 autograph albums donated by former students, an artwork, and two drawers filled with student report cards. The photographs mostly consist of class photographs, in black and white, although there are a few in color. These...

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