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Early Life: family background; education; trip to China.
China Experiences: living at Peking Union Medical College; accepts librarian position at North China Language School; description of position, library, and personnel; general description of individuals/groups using library; joins Peking Association of University Women (PAUW) and the Institute of Arts; brief history of PAUW; summary of activities carried on by PAUW, 1930-1935; list of 44 China Hands known well by narrator; riding a bicycle to work; descriptions of several vacations taken in China; discusses lack of awareness of political/social situation in China; trip home via Russia; response to People's Republic of China; other memories of China.
Midwest China Center
Peking Union Medical College, librarian, North China Language School, library, Peking Association of University Women (PAUW), Institute of Arts, political/social situation, Russia, People's Republic of China
Williams, Orpha, "Midwest China Oral History Interviews" (1978). China Oral Histories. 71.