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Unidentified sender postcard to Sherman E. Lee, 197-

Unidentified sender postcard to Sherman E. Lee, 197-

Lee, Sherman E., Sherman E. Lee

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Title: Unidentified sender postcard to Sherman E. Lee

Date: 197-

Physical Details: 1 postcard : handwritten, ill. ; 9 x 14 cm.

Description: Front of postcard features a b&w photo of four men in traditional Chinese garb. Photo is annotated in pen, identifying the men (left to right): Lao Tor; Chairman S. Lee (Lee Shih-Min); interpreter; responsible member.

The photo is captioned (handwritten): the American Archaeology Delegation visits the Historical Museum, Peking.

Next to the photo is a drawing of a red star inside a circle with the words: authorized hoax.

Short handwritten note on verso with further discussion of the Archaeology Delegation, signed "responsible member."

Creator: Lee, Sherman E., Sherman E. Lee

Forms part of: Sherman E. Lee papers, 1947-1997

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Unidentified sender postcard to Sherman E. Lee, 197-. Sherman E. Lee papers, 1947-1997. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 14962