Hyla S. Watters Papers
Hyla S. Watters Papers, 1892-1991 (Bulk: 1911-1961)
3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.)
Collection number: MS 239
Medical missionary and physician. The papers document her life as a student at Smith College and her work as a medical missionary in China and Liberia. China material describes medical work; Chinese culture and daily life; the Lindberghs' visit in 1931; the Japanese invasion; the Communist invasion; and a trip to the Holy Land. Material includes correspondence; diaries; medical school records and internships; writings; oral history notes; and memorabilia document her college years and missionary work.
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The papers are open for research according to the regulations of the Sophia Smith Collection without any additional restrictions.
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