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The Hakka Odyssey: Identity, Culture & Beyond - An Exhibition

Date: May 1 – September 30, 2019
Location: Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library
Curated by: Toronto Hakka Heritage Alliance

New Library Resource: National security & FBI surveillance enemy aliens, 1940-1978

A primary source collection of arrest warrants, field files, surveillance documents, and other internal files relating to the surveillance of suspected sympathizers to Japanese nationalism, WWII-era Custodial Detention Index, and files relating to the internment of Japanese Americans based on the Custodial Index. http://go.utlib.ca/cat/12243034

New Library Resource: German Colonies in Asia and the Pacific: From Colonialism to Japanese Mandates, 1910-1929

This collection comprises correspondence, studies and reports, cables, maps, and other kinds of documents related to U.S. consular activities. U.S. Consulates were listening posts reporting on the activities of the German colonial governments and later the Japanese mandate authorities, and the activities of the native peoples. http://go.utlib.ca/cat/12243040

New Library Resource: General George C. Marshall's Mission to China, 1945-1947

A collection of meeting minutes, reports, and memoranda prepared by U.S. advisers for the American special envoy to China George C. Marshall. It comprises the full set of records held by the National Archives in the State Department's Lot File 54 D 270. Topics include post-WWII China, US foreign policy, and the emerging Cold War. http://go.utlib.ca/cat/12243029