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Lattimore, Owen, 1900-1989

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1900 - 1989

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Francis M. White papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0194
Overview Francis White (1892 – 1961) was an American diplomat born in Baltimore. The collection consists of correspondence, speeches, memos and office files relating to White's career in the Foreign Service and his work for ITT and the Foreign Bondholders Protective Council. The bulk of the papers spans the years 1914-1961.

Walter Finch interview of Owen Lattimore

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030134492]
Identifier: MS-0643
Overview Owen Lattimore was born in the United States in 1900, but was raised primarily in Tianjin, China. He became one of the foremost scholars and political thinkers in the United States on Asian affairs. He taught at Johns Hopkins University from 1938 to 1963. Senator Joseph McCarthy notably accused Lattimore of espionage and treason based on suspicions of Lattimore's international work. Walter G. Finch was a graduate of Hopkins (1940) and after earning his law degree in 1973, he served as the...