Skip to main content
A biannual publication offering insights into the use of digital historical collections

China’s Scholars in the Connecticut Valley

China’s Scholars in the Connecticut Valley

Celestial Vision: China’s Scholars in the Connecticut Valley

shaffer-Yung_Wing_1910-sm.jpg In September 1872, Yung Wing escorted a delegation of young students from China to Springfield, Massachusetts, under the auspices of an unprecedented enterprise—the Chinese Educational Mission. Wing’s all-male contingent attracted attention throughout the United States. Rumors had circulated for months that in order to bring its isolated nation into...

Stay in Touch

Receive product news, special offers and invitations, or the acclaimed Readex Report

Sign Up

By clicking "Sign Up", you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.