The Boxer Rebellion Project

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Qing Dynasty (Pre-1898)

The letters, publications and other documents presented in this section offer a glimpse of life in China throughout the 19th century, from the pre-foreign concession era to the end of the 19th century and the Boxer Rebellion. These documents reflect the life, concerns and thoughts of missionaries, traders and diplomats, from mundane everyday life to witness accounts of massacres.