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Papers, 1921-1981 [manuscript]
Bib ID 3035661
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Simon, Walter, 1893-1981
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description 1921-1981 
14 cm. (1 box) 
Summary

Correspondence, research notes, and journal articles relating to Simon's work on the Chinese and Tibetan languages, as well as miscellaneous papers.

Biography/History

Academic. Ernest Julius Walter Simon was born 1893, died 22 Feb. 1981. Walter Simon was Professor of Chinese, University of London, 1947-1960. He began his career as a librarian in Berlin and emigrated to England in 1936 after his licence to teach was withdrawn and his services as a librarian were terminated under the Nazi regime. He taught at the University of London as lecturer, reader and finally, professor of Chinese. The papers were acquired in 1982 with a collection of books held in the National Library of Australia, Asian Collection.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: NLA MS 9106.

Subjects College teachers - England - Archives.  |  Simon, Walter, - 1893-1981 - Archives.  |  Simon, Walter, - 1893-1981 - Career in oriental languages.  |  Oriental languages.
Time Coverage 1921-1981 
Occupation Academics

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