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Film Producer Tad Danielewski, India Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru, and Author Pearl S. Buck in India. Nehru was an Indian anti-colonial nationalist, statesman, secular humanist, social democrat, and author who was a central figure in India during…

Associate John Anderson (in turban, Author Pearl S. Buck and film producer Tad Danielewski at an Event in India

Author, Pearl S. Buck (center) with her associate, John Anderson (left) and film producer, Tad Danielewski in India.

Pearl Sydenstricker's graduation picture in the Randolph-Macon Woman's College Annual, "The Helianthus." (Sunflower)

Portrait of American author, Pearl S. Buck in her later years.

Portrait of Pearl S. Buck in Sweden to receive the Nobel Prize in Literature. Taken at the Celebration of the Festival of Lights.

Portrait of Pearl S. Buck, holding a bouquet of flowers, at Green Hills Farm in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.

Pearl S. Buck at the village of Haitien, near Yenching University, Peking, China in 1934 at the home of Edgar and Helen Snow. Left to right: Helen Snow; Pearl Buck (with hat); H. J. Timberley, correspondent, Manchester Guardian, and his English…

Pearl S. Buck with her adopted daughter, Janice, who she and Lossing Buck adopted in 1925.

Randolph-Macon Woman's College in Lynchiburg, Va. where Pearl Sydenstricker (Buck) graduated Phi Beta Kappa in 1914.

Wedding Portrait of John Lossing Buck and Pearl Comfort Sydenstricker. This snapshot was sent to Lossing's parents in Pleasant Valley, NY. On it Pearl, who had never met them, wrote "We look pleased, and we are!!"

Pearl S. Buck seated at her desk in her home at the University of Nanjing shortly before leaving China.

Portrait of Pearl Comfort Sydenstricker (b. 1892) and Brother Edgar "Edwin" Sydenstricker (b. 1881) in China.

Malvina Anne Stulting holding baby Norris Stulting, son of Claude Stulting, in the yard at the Stulting House in Academy/Hillsboro, W.Va.

Absalom Sydenstricker family at large unknown gathering, possibly missionaries, in China. Family circled on the right. Absalom Sydenstricker, near center; Pearl, front row white dress; Edgar, sitting to Pearl's right; Carie Sydenstricker, far right…

Cornelius Stulting, Norris Stulting (Claude's son), and Malvina Anne "Doyle" Stulting sitting on the front porch steps of the Stulting House at Academy/Hillsboro, W.Va.

The second Oak Grove Church was built in Academy (Hillsboro) by Nicholas Stulting, brother of Hermanus Stulting. The wooden building was built on a lot in the town given by Sherman H. Clark. The church was replace by a the present brick building in…

The Stulting House in Hillsboro, W.Va. with a car at right and a woman in a white dress standing at right near the house. Birthplace of Pearl S. Buck

Tombstone in Shanghai, China (no longer exists) marks the graves of three children born to Absalom and Caroline Stulting Sydenstricker. Maud F. (b. 1894, d. 1894). Arthur A. (b. 1888, d. 1890) and Edith L. (b. 1886, d. 1890) died with a month of each…

Portrait of Pearl Comfort Sydenstricker (Buck) and her younger brother, Clyde. Clyde was born in 1893 and died in 1899.
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