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Buswell, J. Oliver.

 Person

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Collection 020 Papers of Herbert J. Taylor

 Collection
Identifier: CN 020
Scope and Contents Correspondence, photographs, reports, publications, posters, minutes of meetings, and other documentation of Herbert J. Taylor's long involvement in the leadership of such organizations as Child Evangelism, Youth for Christ, Christian Service Brigade, Pioneer Girls, Young Life, National Association of Evangelicals, Fuller Seminary, Christian Workers Foundation, and Inter-Varsity as well as his role in the planning and development of Billy Graham's Chicago crusades and of Key '73. Other...
Dates: Created: 1916-1979

Collection 088 Papers of Paul and Catharine Gieser

 Collection
Identifier: CN-088
Scope and Contents

Oral history interview with Kenneth Gieser and letters reporting to the Southern Presbyterian Mission Board in Nashville, TN on the Gieser’s work in China, written between October 19, 1934, and November 1, 1936. Also contains audio tapes and transcripts of autobiographical statements.

Dates: Created: 1934-1979

Collection 124 Papers of Helen Renich

 Collection
Identifier: CN 124
Scope and Contents Two oral history interviews with Helen Gignilliat Torrey Renich in which she describes her grandfather, Reuben Archer Torrey, Sr., and her experiences growing up in China as a child of missionaries. Other topics discussed include her experiences at Wheaton College and culture shock. The collection also includes photographs of her family life in China and Chinese nationals, ca. 1920-30s.Helen Renich was interviewed by Robert Shuster on May 15, 1980 in Michigan and on May 17, 1982...
Dates: Created: 1920-1982

Collection 187 Papers of Eleanor R. Elliott

 Collection
Identifier: CN 187
Scope and Contents Family correspondence, prayer letters, brochures, newspaper clippings, prayer cards and letters from other missionaries, photographs, slides, negatives, journals and diaries, and eight interviews concerning Elliott's childhood in China, mission work with China Inland Mission (now Overseas Missionary Fellowship) in China and the Philippines, her experiences as an evangelist and teacher, her life in China during the Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945, and the civil war that followed. Her retirement...
Dates: Created: 1910-1988

Collection 279 Oral History Interview with Elizabeth Evans

 Collection
Identifier: CN 279
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Elizabeth Morrell Evans (1899-1976) in which she discusses her childhood; education at Wheaton College; work with J. Elwin Wright; her Christian education activities; the development of the New England Fellowship, the National Association of Evangelicals, and the World Evangelical Fellowship; and her work as a missionary in Taiwan. The time period covered by the interviews is 1899-1976.Elizabeth Evans was interviewed by Robert Shuster on October 8,...
Dates: Created: 1984-1985

Collection 287 Oral History Interview with Margaret Crossett

 Collection
Identifier: CN 287
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Margaret Rice Elliott Crossett in which she describes her childhood with her missionary parents in China, her education at Wheaton College, and missionary career with her husband, Vincent Crossett, in China and Taiwan with China Inland Mission/Overseas Missionary Fellowship (1929-1948, 1961-1973). Topics discussed include  Crossett's childhood in China; description of Chinese indigenous worship practices and syncretism in Chinese religious culture; Crossett's...
Dates: Created: 1984-1986

Collection 288 Oral History Interview with Vincent L. Crossett

 Collection
Identifier: CN 288
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Vincent Leroy Crossett (1907-1999) in which he describes his education at Wheaton and Westminster Seminary, missionary work with China Inland Mission/Overseas Missionary Fellowship in China and Taiwan, and pastoral work in a local church in Hawaii. Topics discussed include Crossett's education at Wheaton College and Westminster Seminary; decision to join China Inland Mission; language school; evangelism methods; characteristics of the Chinese church; CIM's...
Dates: Created: 1984-1986

Collection 299 Oral History Interview with Ruth M. Thomas

 Collection
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 wiht 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

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  • Subject: Women -- Religious life. X
  • Subject: Missions X
  • Subject: Evangelistic work X

Additional filters:

Subject
Evangelistic work. 7
Women missionaries. 7
Evangelistic work -- United States. 6
Indigenous church administration 6
Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 6
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Missionaries. 6
Missions -- China. 6
Christianity and culture. 5
Evangelistic work -- China. 5
Indigenous church administration -- China. 5
Language in missionary work. 5
Medical care 5
Medical care -- China. 5
Missionaries -- Training of. 5
World War, 1939-1945. 5
Buddhists. 4
Children of missionaries. 4
Christian education. 4
Church and social problems. 4
Conversion. 4
Evangelistic work -- China -- History 4
Evangelistic work -- China -- History -- 1937-1945. 4
Family. 4
Missions -- Educational work. 4
Missions, Medical. 4
Refugees 4
Refugees -- China. 4
Rural missions. 4
Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Alumni. 4
Bible 3
Buddhists. -- China. 3
Catholic Church. 3
Christian education -- China. 3
Christian education -- Taiwan. 3
Church and state. 3
Church work with women 3
Communism 3
Communism -- China. 3
Culture shock. 3
Evangelicalism -- United States. 3
Evangelicalism. 3
Evangelistic work -- China -- History -- Civil War, 1945-1949. 3
Fundamentalism. 3
Indigenous church administration -- Taiwan. 3
Missionaries' spouses. 3
Missions -- Taiwan. 3
Missions to Buddhists 3
Presbyterian Church -- Missions. 3
Presbyterian Church. 3
Presbyterians. 3
Religious institutions. 3
Sino-Japanese Conflict, 1937-1945. 3
Belief and doubt. 2
Bible -- Publication and distribution. 2
Bible -- Study and teaching. 2
Children -- United States -- Conversion to Christianity. 2
Children. 2
Children. -- United States 2
Children. -- United States -- Religious life. 2
Christian literature -- Publication and distribution. 2
Christian literature. 2
Christian martyrs -- China. 2
Christian martyrs. 2
Church and social problems -- China. 2
Church and social problems -- United States. 2
Church development, New. 2
Church work with women -- China. 2
College students 2
College students -- United States 2
College students -- United States -- Religious life. 2
College students in missionary work. 2
Crime and criminals 2
Crime and criminals -- China. 2
Education 2
Evangelistic work -- Australia. 2
Evangelistic work -- Canada. 2
Evangelistic work -- China -- Description and travel. 2
Evangelistic work -- China -- History -- 1912-1937. 2
Evangelistic work -- Philippines. 2
Evangelistic work -- Taiwan. 2
Fund raising. 2
Mass media in religion -- United States. 2
Mass media in religion. 2
Missionaries -- Leaves and furloughs. 2
Missionaries -- Training of -- United States. 2
Missionaries, Resignation of. 2
Missionaries, Withdrawal of. 2
Missions -- India. 2
Missions to Buddhists -- China. 2
Missions, Medical -- China. 2
Missions. 2
Motion pictures in church work -- United States. 2
Motion pictures in church work. 2
Persecution 2
Persecution -- China. 2
Radio in religion -- United States. 2
Radio in religion. 2
Rural churches. 2
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