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Norman Soong, Chinese-American journalist, Los Angeles, 1938
Date Created and/or Issued
November 1938
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Norman Soong was an American-Chinese journalist and publisher. Born in Honolulu, he was educated at Yenching University, Peiping and received his M.A. degree in journalism from the University of Missouri in 1935. Early in his career he was a photographer and reporter on the China staff of the New York Times, and was a journalist and reporter for several news papers and agencies in Asia and became a publisher as well. He died in Hong Kong following a brief illness.
This photograph appears with the article "Chinese Was Writer Here. Japan Far From Victorious, Declares American Oriental." Los Angeles Times, 16 Nov. 1938
Photograph of Norman Soong seated at a desk and holding a pencil or other implement in one hand. Bookshelves line the 2 walls behind him.
Text from negative sleeve: Norman Soong. Chinese American Correspondent. 14961. [stamped:] Nov. 28 1938.
Text from newspaper caption: Norman Soong
b&w nitrate negative
Journalists--American--California--Los Angeles
Soong, Norman Tet Fo, 1911 or 1912-1969
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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