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Chefoo School (Yen t'ai shih, China)


Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Collection 189 Papers of Mary Goforth Moynan

Identifier: CN 189
Scope and Contents

Miscellaneous personal papers, an autobiography, oral history interviews and color slides relating to the ministry of Mary Goforth Moynan. Topics covered include Moynan's memories of the personalities and work of her parents, Jonathan and Rosalind Goforth; evangelistic work in China before World War II; her own career in Christian work; and her trips in 1979 to Taiwan and in 1980 to the People's Republic of China.

Dates: Created: 1918-1994

Collection 208 Oral History Interview with Doris Embery

Identifier: CN 208
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Doris Embery in which she discusses the activities of her parents, who were China Inland Mission workers; her education at the CIM school in Chefoo; her reflections on the lack of uniqueness of missionary children; her work with Scripture Union, experiences as a missionary for Overseas Missionary Fellowship in Hong Kong, and her experiences after she left China. The time period covered by the interviews is 1916 to 1957.Doris Embery was interviewed by...
Dates: Created: 1982

Collection 272 Papers of Jennie Fitzwilliam

Identifier: CN 272
Scope and Contents Letters with some translation, photographs, a Lisu translation of the New Testament, combined catechism and hymnbook in the Atsi Kachin language, slides, and four oral history interviews all related to Jennie Fitzwilliam's mission work with Overseas Missionary Fellowship (formerly China Inland Mission) among the Lisu and Kachin peoples in southern China along the Burmese border. Included are recollections of Fitzwilliam's husband, Francis, J.O. Fraser and the early history of missionary work...
Dates: Created: 1985

Collection 314 Oral History Interview with Martha H. Philips

Identifier: CN 314
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Martha H. Philips (1905-1996) in which she describes her childhood, education, missionary work in China with China Inland Mission at Chefoo School as a teacher of missionary children, her internment by the Japanese at Temple Hill and Wei Xian camps, repatriation, working with Wycliffe Bible Translators among the Zapotec Indians in southern Mexico, and traveling throughout the world representing the mission. The time period covered by the interviews is roughly...
Dates: Created: 1985

Collection 562 Papers of Roger and Mary Howes

Identifier: CN 562
Scope and Contents Address books, articles, autograph books, birthday book, correspondence, diaries, documents, journals, manuscripts, newspaper clippings, notebooks, photographs, prayer letters, scrapbooks, sermon notes, songbooks, and testimony which document the Howes' work as China Inland Mission (CIM) missionaries in China from 1925 through 1945, and their work at CIM (later Overseas Missionary Fellowship) office in Chicago and Headquarters in Philadelphia before they retired in 1965. Their correspondence...
Dates: Created: 1899-1993

Collection 710 Records of the Chefoo Schools Association

Identifier: CN 710
Scope and Contents The China Inland Mission (later the Overseas Missionary Fellowship) founded a school for the children of Western missionaries in Chefoo, China called the Chefoo School. During World War II, the mission started similar schools in other parts of China and in India. After 1951, when the mission was forced out of China, the mission had similar schools in Japan, Malaysia, Thailand, Taiwan and the Philippines. They were always called Chefoo Schools. The Chefoo Schools Association was a society for...
Dates: Created: 1908-2016

Overseas Missionary Fellowship (China Inland Mission) Records

Identifier: CN 215
Brief Description Correspondence, minutes, directories, newsletters, brochures, photographs, book manuscripts, slides, photo albums, and other materials which document the history of the North American branch of the mission. Materials cover the origins of the mission's North American branch; its church planting, evangelistic, medical, educational, and literature work in China until the time of its expulsion in 1951; its reorganization from China Inland Mission into Overseas Missionary Fellowship; its work...
Dates: Created: 1853, 1886-1990, 2001, undated; Other: Majority of material found in 1886-2001

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Boarding schools -- China. 6
Evangelistic work -- China. 6
Missions -- China. 6
Boarding schools. 5
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Evangelistic work. 5
Missionaries -- Training of. 5
Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 5
Missionaries. 5
Children of missionaries -- Education. 4
China -- History -- 1937-1945. 4
Language in missionary work. 4
Women missionaries. 4
World War, 1939-1945. 4
Bible colleges 3
Bible. 3
Children of missionaries -- China. 3
China -- History -- 1912-1937. 3
China -- Religion. 3
China. 3
Christian education -- China. 3
Christian education. 3
Communism -- China. 3
Rural churches -- China. 3
Sino-Japanese Conflict, 1937-1945. 3
Women 3
Women -- Religious life. 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, Japanese. 3
Bible -- Translating. 2
Bible colleges -- United States. 2
Catholic Church. 2
China -- History -- Boxer Rebellion, 1899-1901. 2
China -- History -- Revolution, 1911-1912. 2
Christian life. 2
Christianity and culture. 2
Church and social problems. 2
Church and state -- China. 2
Church development, New. 2
Communism. 2
Conversion. 2
Culture shock. 2
Indigenous church administration -- China. 2
Kachin (Asian people) 2
Lisu (Southeast Asian people) 2
Missionaries -- Canada. 2
Missionaries, Withdrawal of. 2
Missions. 2
Music -- China. 2
Persecution -- China. 2
Prisoners of war 2
Prisoners of war -- China. 2
Rural churches. 2
Rural missions -- China. 2
Rural missions. 2
Tribes -- China. 2
Tribes. 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps. 2
Aboriginal Australians. 1
Animism -- Mexico. 1
Animism. 1
Bible -- Study and teaching. 1
Bible colleges -- Canada. 1
Bible colleges -- China. 1
Bible colleges -- Southeast Asia. 1
Boarding schools -- Asia 1
Boarding schools -- India. 1
Boarding schools -- Philippines. 1
Buddhism -- Thailand. 1
Buddhists -- China. 1
Buddhists -- Southeast Asia. 1
Buddhists. 1
Catholic Church -- Missions. 1
Catholic Church -- Protestant churches. 1
Catholic Church. -- China. 1
Catholic Church. -- Mexico. 1
China -- Church history -- 20th century. 1
China -- Church history. 1
China -- History -- 1949- 1
China -- History -- Civil War, 1945-1949. 1
China -- Social life and customs. 1
Chinese -- Missions. 1
Chinese language. 1
Chinese. 1
Chongqing (China) 1
Christian education -- Canada. 1
Christian education -- Southeast Asia. 1
Christian education of adults. 1
Christian giving. 1
Christian leadership. 1
Christian martyrs -- China. 1
Church and social problems -- China. 1
Church and state. 1
Church discipline. 1
Church finance. 1
Church growth -- Southeast Asia. 1
Church management. 1
Church work with students -- China. 1
Church work with the working class -- China. 1
Church work with women -- China. 1
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