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Hans Nordewin von Koerber papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 5180

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of the papers of Professor Hans Nordewin von Koerber, Ph.D. These papers include clippings about the University of Southern California, where he taught Asian studies, as well as correspondences, short books he wrote, programs, newsletters, and studies.


  • Majority of material found within 1930s


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Advance notice required for access.

Rights Statement for Archival Description

Finding aid description and metadata are licensed under an Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) license.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Department of Special Collections at Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

Biographical / Historical

Hans Nordewin von Koerber, Ph.D. was a professor of Asian Studies at the University of Southern California during the 1930s. He was also a counselor to the Chinese Vice-Consulate at Los Angeles and an honorary curator of Asian art at the Los Angeles Museum.


0.417 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials



This collection consists of the papers of Professor Hans Nordewin von Koerber, Ph.D.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of W. K. Botticher, February 8, 1996.

Processing Information

This collection is unprocessed.

Finding aid for the Hans Nordewin von Koerber papers
Marissa Chavez for History Associates Incorporated
2022 June
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Repository Details

Part of the USC Libraries Special Collections Repository

Doheny Memorial Library 206
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles California 90089-0189 United States