Autobiography excerpts, 1958-1997.


Autobiography excerpts, 1958-1997.

Excerpts, from autobiography entitled "Journey to the Beginning," briefly describe Snow's childhood and experiences traveling to China, his marriage to Helen Foster Snow (her pen name was Nym Wales), and his involvement in the communist revolution in China. There is also a brief description of Helen Foster Snow's life and a few dates extracted from her book, "My China Years." Also includes four newspaper clippings dated between 1978 and 1997, relating to the production of a 1978 movie by Helen Foster Snow and Tim Cosidine; and on Helen Foster Snow's life and involvement with China. The film had not been released as of 1997.

1 microfilm reel.


SNAC Resource ID: 7383194

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Snow, Edgar, 1905-1972 (person)

American author. From the description of Autobiography excerpts, 1958-1997. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 367437397 ...

Cosidine, Tim. (person)

Snow, Helen Foster, 1907-1997 (person)

Author and genealogist; recipient of several international prizes; lived in China and Madison, Conn. From the description of The Guilford story; or, Menuncatuck Plantation : a dramatized history [and other works], 1974. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70971377 Helen Foster Snow was born on 21 September 1907 in Cedar City, Utah to Hannah Davis and John Foster. While in school, Helen studied Spanish, French, and Italian. Using this experience, she took the foreign service exams...