Oral history interview with Li Benxin (military officer), 2000

Oral history interview with Li Benxin (military officer), 2000

 

Title:
Oral history interview with Li Benxin (military officer), 2000
Abstract:
Oral history interview with Li Benxin, formerly an officer in the 18th Corps (shi ba jun) of the 4th Field Army of the People's Liberation Army, and Party Secretary of the Lhasa Public Health Bureau, 1980-1982; describes first-hand the arrival of the People's Liberation Army in Chamdo and Tibet, construction of the airport in Ganzi, and healthcare.
Collection Name:
Sino-Tibetan Oral History Project
Subjects:
History; Airports; Military officers; Chinese; Nineteen fifties; Tibet Region; Li, Benxin; China. Zhongguo ren min jie fang jun
Format:
video recordings; oral histories
Genre:
Interviews
Date:
2000
Physical Description:
2 video files (Part 1: 63 minutes; Part 2: 24 minutes)
Note:
This interview has been translated and an English transcript is available. Contact the Tibetan Studies Librarian for access.Content labeled Tape 30 and Tape 31 on original time-coded shotlist.Li Benxin, formerly an officer in the 18th Army and Party Secretary of the Lhasa Public Health Bureau, 1980-1982; dDigitized with funding by the Weatherhead East Asian Institute.
Language:
English; Chinese
Library Location:
C.V. Starr East Asian Library, Columbia University
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Catalog Record:
7202483
Digital Project:
Tibetan Studies Special Collections at Columbia University
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-wynk-9216