Li Rui Papers Open For Research

Friday, July 12, 2019
Li Rui Papers now available hoover institution

Li Rui portrait photograph

The Hoover Institution Library & Archives is pleased to announce that the papers of prominent Chinese historian and politician Li Rui are now open for research. Consisting of correspondence, diaries, meeting minutes, work notes, poetry, printed matter, and photographs relating to government policy in the People's Republic of China, the collection provides a unique perspective on the Chinese government from the time of Mao to the present-day. The collection provides an important record on the history of contemporary China and will be an invaluable resource to scholars.  With one of the most extensive collections on modern Chinese history in the United States, the Library & Archives is committed to collecting, preserving, describing, and making available the most important historical material of the 20th and 21st centuries.

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