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Early life: family background; education, enlists in US Navy and volunteers for China duty, 1910
China Experience: description of US Naval Asian fleet; contacts with and impressions of missionaries; incident involving the American flag in China; transports Dr. Sun Yat-sen and family along new currency of the Chinese Republic to Hong Kong from Canton, 1912; efforts to help establish a YMCA in Shanghai, 1912; additional memories of Naval duty in China.
Midwest China Center
US Naval Asian fleet, Dr. Sun Yat-sen, YMCA
Caha, Ernest, "Midwest China Oral History and Archives Collection" (1977). China Oral Histories. 15.