Chan family book and newsclippings 1974-1978

Creator
Chan Family
Size
0.01 linear feet
Location

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Call number
MSS 00084

The Chan family book and newsclippings consists of a book prepared by Mr. and Mrs. Chan Chi Chun in memory of their son, Hau Cheong (Fred) Chan. The book is in Chinese characters and contains a number of photographs. There are also three newspaper articles about the 1977 Chinese film The Eternal Love, which is about Chan's life.

Hau Cheong (Fred) Chan was a graduate student at North Carolina State University in electrical engineering. He died of cancer in 1974 before he could finish his degree. The 1977 Chinese film The Eternal Love, produced by George Chang and filmed at North Carolina State University and Duke Medical Center, is about Chan's life and his struggle with cancer.

Biographical/historical note

Hau Cheong (Fred) Chan was a graduate student at North Carolina State University in electrical engineering. He died of cancer in 1974 before he could finish his degree. The 1977 Chinese film The Eternal Love, directed by David Ting and filmed at North Carolina State University and Duke Medical Center, is about Chan's life and his struggle with cancer.

Scope/content

The Chan Family book and newsclippings consists of a book prepared by Mr. and Mrs. Chan Chi Chun in memory of their son, Hau Cheong (Fred) Chan. The book is in Chinese characters and contains a number of photographs. There are also three newspaper articles about the 1977 Chinese film The Eternal Love, which is about Chan's life.

Use of these materials

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The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Chan family book and newsclippings, MSS 00084, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Source of acquisition

Donated by Mr. and Mrs. Chan Chi Chun, January 1976.

Book prepared by Mr. and Mrs. Chan Chi Chun in honor of their son, Hau Cheong (Fred) Chan 1974
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Newsclipping:"Raleighite Nabs Film Role," Raleigh" News and Observer" 1977 June
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Newsclipping:"The Eternal Love: Raleigh 'stars' see selves on screen," Raleigh"Times" 1978 April 12
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Newsclipping:"Chinese Film Tells Local Story,""The Journal of North Carolina State University," 1978 April
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Chan family book and newsclippings, MSS 00084, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.