Paul Myron Wentworth Linebarger Papers, 1889-1939


Paul Myron Wentworth Linebarger Papers, 1889-1939

Diaries, correspondence, speeches and writings, notes, printed matter, and photographs,relating to political conditions in China and to Sun Yat-sen.

23 manuscript boxes, 1 album box, 5 envelopes; (10.5 linear feet)



SNAC Resource ID: 6664499

Hoover Institution Archives

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Linebarger, Paul Myron, 1871-1939 (person)

Paul Myron Wentworth Linebarger (1871-1939) was a lawyer and author. He was an associate and advisor to Sun Yat-sen, 1907-1925, and legal advisor to the National Government of China, 1930-1937. He served as a circuit judge in the Philippines, 1901-1907, but resigned his position to actively support the political movement of Sun Yat-sen. He became an organizer in Mexico for Dr. Sun's secret society, Teng Meng Hui, which overthrew the Manchu Dynasty. In 1913, Linebarger wrote Our Chinese Chances w...

Sun, Yat-sen, 1866-1925 (person)

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...