Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics

China

Summary: During the 1960s and early 1970s, relations between the United States and China were tense. The United States coordinated an international embargo of China and prohibited U.S. citizens from visiting China. To enhance foreign relations between the two countries, Senator Dole was sent to China in 1985, only 13 years after President Nixon’s historic visit.

Date Range: 1961-1993

Online materials: Articles, Press Releases, reference aids, reports, Congressional Resolutions, Senate voting analysis,  letters and other correspondence all referencing China and US – Chinese Relations.

Additional materials: Many more press releases, congressional memos, resolutions, news articles, and constituent correspondence dealing with China.

 

Title: Bob Dole meeting Mao Zedong

Date: n.d.

Citation: Dole Photograph Collection, Box 35, Folder 24, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Bob Dole meeting with President Li Xian Nian of China

Date: n.d.

Citation: Dole Photograph Collection, Box 78, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Bob Dole meeting with President Li Xian Nian of China

Date: n.d.

Citation: Dole Photograph Collection, Box 78, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: The American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong - Position Paper

Date: 1993-4

Citation: Republican Leadership Collection, 1985-1996, Box 114, Folder 1, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: IBERC - The Costs to the United States Economy that would result from removal of China's Most Favored Nation Trade Status

Date: 1991-10

Citation: Republican Leadership Collection, 1985-1996, Box 114, Folder 1, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: China Most Favored Nation Status - Roll Call

Date: 1992-7

Citation: Republican Leadership Collection, 1985-1996, Box 114, Folder 1, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: CRS Report for Congress

Date: 1991-7-22

Citation: Republican Leadership Collection, 1985-1996, Box 348, Folder 8, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Themes and Issues: People's Republic of China

Date: n.d.

Citation: Republican Leadership Collection, 1985-1996, Box 443, Folder 11, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Statement from White House

Date: 1991-7-19

Citation: Republican Leadership Collection, 1985-1996, Box 633, Folder 9, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Press Release from Bob Dole

Date: 1991-7-22

Citation: Republican Leadership Collection, 1985-1996, Box 633, Folder 9, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Letters concerning President Carter's plans to recognize Red China

Date: 1977-7-28

Citation: Senate Papers - Constituent Relations, 1969 - 1996, Box 259, Folder 20, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Letters concerning Taiwan

Date: 1977-8-5

Citation: Senate Papers - Constituent Relations, 1969 - 1996, Box 259, Folder 20, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Letters concerning U.S. relations with China

Date: 1977-8-16

Citation: Senate Papers - Constituent Relations, 1969 - 1996, Box 259, Folder 20, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Letters concerning President Nixon's trip to China

Date: 1971-9-23

Citation: Senate Papers - Constituent Relations, 1969 - 1996, Box 297, Folder 19, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Letters concerning Senator Dole's diplomatic trip to China

Date: 1971-9-22

Citation: Senate Papers - Constituent Relations, 1969 - 1996, Box 297, Folder 19, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Letters concerning the recognition of & diplomacy with China

Date: 1969-4-2

Citation: Senate Papers - Constituent Relations, 1969 - 1996, Box 297, Folder 18, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Capital Commentary by Congressman Bob Dole

Date: 1961-6-23

Citation: House of Representatives Papers - Constituent Relations, 1960 - 1969, Box 50, Folder 3, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Letters concerning President Nixon's Speech on Red China on 17 July 1971

Date: 1971-7-29

Citation: Republican National Committee Chairman's Files, 1970 - 1973, Box 51, Folder 8, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Letters concerning President Nixon's trip to China

Date: 1971-9-21

Citation: Republican National Committee Chairman's Files, 1970 - 1973, Box 51, Folder 9, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Research Report: Nixon's China Policy - RNC Research Division

Date: 1971-10-8

Citation: Republican National Committee Chairman's Files, 1970 - 1973, Box 51, Folder 10, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: The President & China

Date: 1971

Citation: Republican National Committee Chairman's Files, 1970 - 1973, Box 51, Folder 12, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Letters concerning President Nixon's trip to the People's Republic of China

Date: 1972-3-10

Citation: Republican National Committee Chairman's Files, 1970 - 1973, Box 51, Folder 13, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Letters concerning Chinese-Taiwanese relations

Date: 1971-6-30

Citation: Republican National Committee Chairman's Files, 1970 - 1973, Box 22, Folder 9, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Special CSIS Alert - China and the World

Date: 1984-3

Citation: Senate Papers - Legislative Relations, 1969-1996, Box 91, Folder 7, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Gist - US and China Relations

Date: 1984-7

Citation: Senate Papers - Legislative Relations, 1969-1996, Box 91, Folder 7, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Gist - US and China Relations

Date: 1984-6

Citation: Senate Papers - Legislative Relations, 1969-1996, Box 91, Folder 7, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Dole Amendment to State, Commerce, Justice Appropriations

Date: 1988

Citation: Senate Papers - Legislative Relations, 1969-1996, Box 221, Folder 3, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Press Release - Chinese Arms Sales

Date: 1988-9-14

Citation: Senate Papers - Legislative Relations, 1969-1996, Box 221, Folder 3, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Press Release - Grain Sales to China

Date: 1980-10-14

Citation: Senate Papers - Legislative Relations, 1969-1996, Box 423, Folder 3, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Letter to the Ambassador to the People's Republic of China

Date: 1983-9-19

Citation: Senate Papers - Legislative Relations, 1969-1996, Box 683, Folder 10, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Letter to Bob Dole from the Ambassador to the People's Republic of China

Date: 1983-9-23

Citation: Senate Papers - Legislative Relations, 1969-1996, Box 683, Folder 10, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Senate Congressional Resolution 52

Date: 1973-10-9

Citation: Senate Papers - Legislative Relations, 1969-1996, Box 709, Folder 26, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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