Immigration Arrival Investigation case file for Dr. Sun Yat-Sen

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Immigration Arrival Investigation case file for Dr. Sun Yat-Sen

Immigration Arrival Investigation case file for Dr. Sun Yat-Sen

This is an immigration arrival investigation case file for Dr. Sun Yat Sen, first President of the Republic of China, known as "the Father of modern China." The first portion of the file documents Dr. Sun's successful arrival in the US, for a second fund-raising and speaking trip, "in disguise" as a native-born resident of Hawaii. The remainder of the case file contains information on post-1911 official Chinese and US government policies and attitudes toward Dr. Sun, and options considered by him, rather than confirmation of any subsequent US visits.

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Sun, Yat-sen, 1866-1925

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Sun Yat-sen (/ˈsʊn ˈjɑːtˈsɛn/; 12 November 1866 – 12 March 1925) was a Chinese physician, writer, philosopher, calligrapher and revolutionary, the first president and founding father of the Republic of China. As the foremost pioneer and first leader of a Republican China, Sun is referred to as the "Father of the Nation" in the Republic of China (ROC) and the "forerunner of democratic revolution" in People's Republic of China (PRC). Sun played an instrumental role in the overthrow of the Qing dyn...