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Houghton, Frank, 1894-1972.


Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Collection 080 Papers of Miriam J. Dunn

Identifier: CN 080
Scope and Contents Collection contians a manuscript of I Get Your Message, Father, written by Miriam J. Dunn relating her missionary experiences in China and Southeast Asia with China Inland Mission (CIM) (319 pp.) Topics include her childhood in China, nurses training in England, language school in China, marriage, work with Christian Witness Press in Hong Kong, and missionary work in Malaysia. The manuscript is typed on 319 pages, 8" x 11" size bond paper and...
Dates: Created: 1978

Collection 182 Papers of J. Herbert and Winnifred Kane

Identifier: CN 182
Scope and Contents

Correspondence and curriculum material from James Herbert Kane and Winnifred Mary (Shepherd) Kane's missiology courses, and three oral history interviews. Materials document the Kanes' missionary work in China and Dr. Kane's teaching in the U.S.  Events described in the interviews cover the time period from 1932 to 1950.

Dates: Created: 1934-1987

Collection 464 Oral History Interviews with Eileen J. Kuhn

Identifier: CN 464
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Eileen J. Kuhn in which she describes her family background; her conversion to Christianity; her medical training as a nurse; life at Moody Bible Institute in the late 1940s; China Inland Mission at about the same time; her call to foreign missions; her work at the CIM retirement home in Toronto; descriptions of John and Isobel Kuhn; work among the Lisu people in Thailand and Burma; translation of the Bible into the Lisu language; contacts with a former...
Dates: Created: 1992-1994

Collection 472 Oral History Interview with Paul A. Contento

Identifier: CN 472
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Paul A. Contento in which he discusses his childhood, conversion, attendance at Moody Bible Institute, going to China in 1928 as a China Inland Mission worker, evangelistic work in Ningxia province (Inner Mongolia) and work among university students in southwest and northwest China, founding of the Inter-Varsity student movements in China, Singapore and Vietnam; Calvin Chao; the Sino-Japanese war; the communist takeover in China; founding of Singapore Bible...
Dates: Created: 19992

Collection 640 Records of International Fellowship of Evangelical Students

Identifier: CN 640
Brief Description Predominantly correspondence and reports of the international Evangelical organization, most extensively between 1971 and 1998. IFES aims to provide staff leadership and coordinate with national staff of member movements to: witness, train and disciple students on university campuses, where student-led evangelism will have an impact on those institutions, churches, and society. The records document in detail the activities and influence of the global IFES student movement at both country and...
Dates: 1934-2000

Collection 677 Papers of Beatrice Sutherland

Identifier: CN 677
Scope and Contents

Materials in this collection include correspondence, newsletters, memoranda, photographs, and a church directory relating to the ministry of Beatrice Sutherland, a missionary to China with the China Inland Mission beginning in 1938 during the Second Sino-Japanese War. The materials also span her later activities as a Christian worker living in California after her retirement from full-time missionary service in 1976.

Dates: Created: 1938-2006

Collection 678 Oral History Interview with Helen Grace Madeira Cox

Identifier: CN 678
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Helen Grace Madeira Cox (1921-2019), missionary in China from 1947-1951 and Northern Thailand 1953-1973 with China Inland Mission (later Overseas Missionary Fellowship). Topics discussed include Cox's childhood experiences and early faith in the Church of the Brethren; call to missionary work; education at Columbia Bible College and Wheaton College; teaching Bible in Virginia public schools; attending Missionary Medical Institute and Wycliffe’s Summer Institute of...
Dates: 2014

David H. Adeney Papers.

Identifier: CN 393
Brief Description Adeney’s correspondence, writings (articles, books), lecture and presentation manuscripts, subject files (especially files on various China-related topics) he compiled from many sources, notebooks and loose notes, a photo album, photographs and slides, and two oral history interviews. Together these span his career as a missionary in China and Southeast Asia, staff with InterVarsity Christian Fellowship in the United States, leader with International Fellowship of Evangelical Students,...
Dates: Created: 1911-1994

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

Additional filters:

Evangelistic work -- China. 6
Missionaries -- Training of. 6
Missionaries. 6
Missions -- Singapore. 6
China -- History -- 1937-1945. 5
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China -- History -- Civil War, 1945-1949. 5
China -- History. 5
Communism -- China. 5
Women missionaries. 5
Children of missionaries. 4
China -- History -- 1949- 4
Communism. 4
Evangelistic work. 4
Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 4
Missions -- Study and teaching. 4
Persecution -- China. 4
Women -- Religious life. 4
Bible -- Study and teaching. 3
Chinese language. 3
Christian martyrs -- China. 3
Church and state -- China. 3
Conversion. 3
Language in missionary work. 3
Medical care -- China. 3
Missionaries -- Great Britain. 3
Missions -- Malaysia. 3
Missions -- Thailand. 3
Prayer. 3
Rural churches -- China. 3
Sino-Japanese Conflict, 1937-1945. 3
Three-self movement. 3
Women 3
World War, 1939-1945. 3
Bible -- Translating. 2
Bible. 2
Boarding schools -- China. 2
China -- Description and travel. 2
China -- History -- 1912-1937. 2
China -- Politics and government. 2
China -- Religion. 2
China -- Social life and customs. 2
China. 2
Chinese diaspora. 2
Chinese students. 2
Christian education -- China. 2
Christian education. 2
Christian leadership. 2
Christian life. 2
Christian martyrs. 2
Christianity and culture. 2
Church and state. 2
Church work with students -- China. 2
Church work with students. 2
Church work with women -- China. 2
College students -- Religious life. 2
College students. 2
Evangelicalism. 2
Evangelistic work -- Southeast Asia. 2
Evangelistic work -- United States. 2
Fowyang (China) 2
Fundamentalism. 2
Indigenous church administration -- China. 2
Marriage. 2
Missionaries -- Asia. 2
Missionaries, Resignation of. 2
Missionaries, Withdrawal of. 2
Missions -- Burma. 2
Missions -- Cambodia. 2
Missions -- Congresses. 2
Missions -- Educational work. 2
Missions -- Hong Kong. 2
Missions -- Indonesia. 2
Missions -- Japan. 2
Missions -- Laos. 2
Missions -- Mongolia. 2
Missions -- Philippines. 2
Missions -- Romania. 2
Missions -- Taiwan. 2
Missions -- Vietnam. 2
Missions to Muslims. 2
Missions, Medical -- China. 2
Missions, Medical. 2
Nationalism -- China. 2
Nursing. 2
Opium trade -- Thailand. 2
Persecution. 2
Refugees 2
Refugees -- China. 2
Revivals -- China. 2
Rural missions -- China. 2
Shanghai (China) 2
Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945. 2
Anhwei Province (China) 1
Animism -- Thailand 1
Apartheid. 1
Beijing (China) 1
Bible -- Devotional use. 1
Bible -- Publication and distribution. 1
Bible colleges -- China. 1
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