Series 5
Other papers, 1867-1927
Boxes 30 - 32; 34 - 35; OP 11-13; BV1-3

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of other papers relating to the Allen family from 1867-1927. Materials include biographical information about Young John Allen, travel itineraries and documents, grade reports of the Allen children, tributes issued to Young John Allen and his wife following their deaths, tax records, Chinese vocabulary workbooks and flashcards, and the will of Young John Allen. The series also includes the research files and notes of George R. Loehr, Jr., Allen's grandson. They include an index to Allen's library, notes about China, and notes about Young John Allen. Also present in this series are materials in Chinese that have not been translated or identified, grouped by document type.

Family papers
Box Folder Content
30 1 Allen children grade reports, 1871-1892
30 2 Allen children spelling and writing exercises at an English school, [1870?]
30 3 Biographical material concerning Young John Allen
30 4 Bookplate, Young John Allen
30 5 Certification of health for yellow fever, Nashville Department of Health, 1898
30 5-9 Chinese flashcards
31 1 Chinese lesson book
31 2 Chinese vocabulary and character workbook
OP2 1 Dictionary fan [in Chinese]
31 3 Death notice, Young John Allen, 1907
31 4 Japanese paper money, 1750, 1867
31 5 Last Will and Testament, Young John Allen, 1859
BV1 - Postcard album of images in China, 1908
31 6 Power-of-Attorney agreement between Young John Allen and W.B. Bonnell, 1889
31 7 Prospect Church [subsequently named for Allen]
OP3 1 Rubbing from a tablet erected in honor of Young John Allen, as founder of the Anglo-Chinese College (Chung-hsi Shu-Yuon), [1907?]
31 8 Tax assessments, 1885-1890
OP4 - Tengchow College class schedule
31 9 Tickets and travel cards, 1898
31 10 Travel itineraries, undated
31 11 Tributes, Mary Houston Allen, 1927
31 12 Tributes, Young John Allen, 1907-1908
31 13 Visa to China, Young John Allen, 1894
31 14 Visiting cards
31 15 Voting tickets (Shanghai), 1890-1893
31 16 Wedding invitation, Edgar Pierce Allen, 1895
31 17 Wedding invitation, unknown Allen family member, undated
31 18 Young John Allen monument, Midville, Georgia
George R. Loehr, Jr. research materials
31 19 Notes on Young John Allen
31 20 Notes on Young John Allen's diary
31 21 Notes of Bible translations
31 22 Notes on China
31 23 Notes on China
32 1 Notes for Georgia Review essay
BV2-3 Notes
32 2 Subject file: Chinese drama
32 3 Subject file: Chinese play advertisements
32 4 Subject file: Chinese playbills
32 5 Subject file: Japanese drama
34 Index cards
35 Index cards
Materials in Chinese
32 6 Announcement concerning English in Soochow schools, [1887]
32 7 Book catalogs
32 8 Conference material
32 9 Essays
32 10 Funeral announcement
32 11 Journalism conference newsletter
32 12 School catalogs
32 13 Speeches
32 14 Tibetan and Mongolian texts
32 15 Translation of the beginning of St. John's Gospel
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