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Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Billy Graham Center Library mission agencies vertical files.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 4
Identifier: 2014-020
Dates: Undated

Collection 104 Oral History Interview with Bruce F. Hunt

Identifier: CN 104
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews in which Bruce Finley Hunt (1903-1992) discusses his boyhood in Korea, college and seminary education at Wheaton College, Rutgers University and Princeton Seminary; a portion (1928-1942) of his missionary work in Korea and Manchuria; and his impressions of Korean culture. The time period covered by the interviews is roughly 1903-1976.Bruce Finley Hunt was interviewed by Robert Shuster on March 22 and May 21, 1980 and October 16, 2002 in Abington, PA and...
Dates: Created: 1980-1982

Collection 200 Papers of Robert and Winifred Hockman

Identifier: CN 200
Scope and Contents

Collection documenting the medical missionary service of Robert and Winnifred Hockman with the United Presbyterian Church in Ethiopia, including correspondence written by Hockmans to Robert Hockman’s parents, photographs, a scrapbook about the life and death of Robert Hockman, and oral history interviews with Winifred Hockman. The collection contains extensive material on the Italo-Ethiopian War and the work of the International Red Cross.

Dates: Created: 1933-1982

Collection 286 Oral History Interview with Marilyn J. Suttie

Identifier: CN 286
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Marilyn Joy Suttie in which she describes her work as a missionary in Cameroon with the United Presbyterian Ecumenical Mission. Topics discussed include: Suttie's childhood in China, education at Wheaton College, and short-term missionary work, mainly teaching missionary children in Cameroon. Also includes information on the Cameroon church, polygamy, Muslims in Cameroon, and medical care, and other political, social, and religious issues in Africa. The time...
Dates: Created: 1984

Collection 298 Papers of Howard E. Thomas

Identifier: CN 298
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Howard E. Thomas in which he describes his family background, Christian life and growth, education at Stony Brook School and Wheaton College, missionary work with the Presbyterian Board of Foreign Missions among lepers of the Tai-Lu people along the Burmese border in southwestern China, internment by the Japanese in Thailand, contextualization of the gospel, expulsion from the area by the Chinese army involved in opium trade. Description of Stony Brook School...
Dates: Created: 1946-1985

Collection 299 Oral History Interview with Ruth M. Thomas

Identifier: CN 299
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Ruth M. Thomas about her family and religious background, conversion, recollections of Billy Sunday's campaign in Scranton, PA in 1914, her education at Wheaton College, call to foreign missions, work as a missionary nurse with the Presbyterian Board of Foreign Missions in a rehabilitation program of a leper colony in southwestern China along the Burmese border among the Tai-Lu people, language study, worship and use of music, an anti-opium campaign, and a...
Dates: Created: 1985

Vernon W. Patterson Papers

Identifier: CN 005
Scope and Contents Correspondence, clippings, reports, financial records, press releases, promotional material, forms, newsletters, and oral history interviews relating to Vernon W. Patterson's (1892-1991) active participation and leadership in evangelistic activities in the Charlotte, North Carolina, area. The papers focus particularly on his involvement in various evangelical lay organizations and other institutions and the early career of Billy Graham. The interviews were recorded on 3/4/85 and 3/5/85 and...
Dates: Created: 1900-1985

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Collection 6
Unprocessed Material 1
Presbyterians. 6
Evangelistic work. 5
Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 5
Missionaries. 5
Christianity and culture. 4
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Conversion. 4
Medical care 4
United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. -- Missions. 4
Church and social problems. 3
Indigenous church administration 3
Language in missionary work. 3
Missionaries -- Training of. 3
Missions, Medical. 3
Presbyterian Church -- Missions. 3
Presbyterian Church. 3
Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Alumni. 3
Children of missionaries. 2
China -- History. 2
Christian life. 2
Church and social problems -- China. 2
Church and state. 2
Communism. 2
Drug traffic 2
Drug traffic -- China. 2
Evangelistic work -- China. 2
Evangelistic work -- United States. 2
Golden Triangle (Southeast Asia) 2
Indigenous church administration -- China. 2
Leprosy -- China. 2
Leprosy. 2
Liberalism (Religion) 2
Medical care -- China. 2
Missions -- China. 2
Missions to Buddhists. 2
Missions, Medical -- China. 2
Modernist-fundamentalist controversy. 2
Opium trade 2
Opium trade -- China. 2
Religious institutions. 2
Revivals. 2
Rural missions -- China. 2
Rural missions. 2
Tai (Southeast Asian people) 2
Tribes -- China. 2
Tribes. 2
Women 2
Women -- Religious life. 2
Women missionaries. 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, Japanese. 2
World War, 1939-1945. 2
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) 1
Bible -- Congresses. 1
Bible -- Study and teaching. 1
Bible colleges 1
Bible colleges -- United States. 1
Bible. 1
Boarding schools -- Korea. 1
Boarding schools. 1
Buddhism -- Doctrines. 1
Buddhism. 1
Buddhists -- Korea. 1
Buddhists. 1
Bulu (African people) 1
Businessmen -- Religious life. 1
Businessmen. 1
CBMC contact (Periodical) 1
Cameroon -- Politics and government. 1
Cameroon. 1
Catholic Church -- Missions. 1
Catholic Church -- Relations -- Protestant churches. 1
Catholic Church. 1
Catholic Church. -- Korea. 1
China -- History -- 1937-1945. 1
China -- History -- Civil War, 1945-1949. 1
Christian education -- Korea. 1
Christian education. 1
Church and state -- Cameroon. 1
Church and state -- Korea. 1
Church development, New. 1
Church growth -- Korea. 1
Church growth. 1
City missions -- United States. 1
City missions. 1
Communism -- China. 1
Confucianism 1
Confucianism -- Korea. 1
Cooperative societies 1
Cooperative societies -- China. 1
Culture shock. 1
Drug addictions 1
Drug addictions -- China. 1
Ecumenical movement. 1
Education 1
Education -- Cameroon. 1
Eschatology -- Sermons. 1
Eschatology. 1
Ethiopia 1
Ethiopia -- Description and travel. 1
Ethiopia -- Politics and government. 1
Evangelicalism -- United States. 1
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