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Stam, John Cornelius, 1907-1934.


Found in 17 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 088 Papers of Paul and Catharine Gieser

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 164 Oral History Interview with Elizabeth Small

Identifier: CN 164
Scope and Contents

Oral history interview with Elizabeth Stair Small in which she describes her missionary experiences in China between the earliest communist revolutions; includes customs, evangelizing methods, assistance of Chinese Christians in areas of central China; post-war pastoring in the U.S. The time period covered by the interviews is 1904-1980.

Elizabeth Small was interviewed by Robert Shuster on October 28, 1980 at the Billy Graham Center Archives at Wheaton College.

Dates: Created: 1980

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 187 Papers of Eleanor R. Elliott

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 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 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 394 Oral History Interview with Ruth W. Adeney

Identifier: CN 394
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Ruth Winifred Temple Adeney (1912-1911) in which she describes her youth; spiritual growth; education at Northwestern Schools; call to missionary work with China Inland Mission; her missionary experience; her husband, David Adeney; her work with with China Inland Mission in rural areas of Henan Province (1934-1941); and her husband's work with university students in Nanking (1946-1948) and Shanghai (1949- 1950). Other topics discussed include the impact of war...
Dates: Created: 1988

Collection 417 Papers of Dick Springer

Identifier: CN 417
Scope and Contents Oral history interview and one prayer letter relating to the ministry of Charles Oliver “Dick” Springer, missionary with Overseas Missionary Fellowship in China and Japan from 1937-1996.Series: Audio TapesOral history interview with Dick Springer in which he describes his family and their missionary interest and involvement, conversion, education (at Whitman College, Princeton Theological Seminary, and Moody Bible Institute), his involvement...
Dates: Created: 1937-1989

Collection 449 Ephemera of the Stam Family

Identifier: CN 449
Scope and Contents

Memoirs, newsletters, correspondence, diary, photos, film, poems, newspaper clippings and other items that relate to the Stam family, their Christian faith, Star of Hope Mission and the missions and evangelism work of various family members, especially John and Betty Stam who were killed in China by Chinese Communist soldiers in 1934.

Dates: Created: 1919-2003

Collection 535 Oral History Interview with Mona Joyce

Identifier: CN 535
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Mona Miller Joyce (1912-2000) in which she describes her childhood and youth, conversion and spiritual development, call to missionary work, family, work in China with China Inland Mission, husband Raymond Joyce, the Communist period in China and CIM's expulsion from the country, co-workers Dr. Jessie McDonald and Mabel Soltau, Pentecostalism, relations among missionaries, her role as a woman missionary, outreach to Muslims, their work in the Persian Gulf with...
Dates: Created: 1996

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

Early-20th century evangelistic pamphlets.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 1
Identifier: 2007-022
Dates: 1931-1977

George and Grace Birch letter about John and Betty Stam deaths.

 Unprocessed Material — Folder: 1
Identifier: 2013-041
Dates: 1934

John and Betty Stam commemorative CD.

 Unprocessed Material — Folder: 1
Identifier: 2013-026
Dates: 2009

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

Small Collection 110 Ephemera of Helen Stam

Identifier: Small CN 110
Scope and Contents

This collection contains newspaper clippings relating to Helen Priscilla Stam, whose missionary parents, John and Betty Stam, were killed by communist soliders in China when Helen Stam was an infant. The clippings decsribe the Stam's ministry in China; their deaths; Helen Stam's rescue by local Christians; and expresses the hopes of her grandparents that she would become a missionary.

Dates: Created: 1934-1939

Additional filters:

Collection 14
Unprocessed Material 3
Missions -- China. 14
China -- History. 13
Evangelistic work -- China. 13
Missionaries. 12
Missionaries -- Training of. 11
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Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 11
Children of missionaries. 10
China -- History -- 1937-1945. 10
Evangelistic work. 10
Language in missionary work. 10
Women missionaries. 10
Communism -- China. 9
Women 9
Women -- Religious life. 9
World War, 1939-1945. 9
Christian martyrs. 8
Communism. 8
Christian martyrs -- China. 7
Conversion. 7
Persecution -- China. 7
Sino-Japanese Conflict, 1937-1945. 7
China -- History -- Civil War, 1945-1949. 6
Medical care -- China. 6
China -- History -- 1912-1937. 5
China. 5
Church and state -- China. 5
Missions -- Educational work. 5
Missions, Medical. 5
Persecution. 5
Refugees 5
Refugees -- China. 5
Rural churches -- China. 5
Boarding schools -- China. 4
China -- Description and travel. 4
China -- History -- 1949- 4
Christianity and culture. 4
Church and social problems. 4
Evangelistic work -- United States. 4
Medical care 4
Missionaries, Withdrawal of. 4
Rural missions. 4
Bible. 3
Boarding schools. 3
Buddhists -- China. 3
Buddhists. 3
Catholic Church. 3
China -- Religion. 3
Chinese language. 3
Christian education -- China. 3
Christian education. 3
Christian life. 3
Church and social problems -- China. 3
Church and state. 3
Church work with women -- China. 3
Evangelicalism. 3
Family. 3
Fundamentalism. 3
Indigenous church administration -- China. 3
Missionaries -- Great Britain. 3
Missionaries -- Leaves and furloughs. 3
Missionaries' spouses. 3
Missions -- Singapore. 3
Missions -- Study and teaching. 3
Missions, Medical -- China. 3
Missions. 3
Prayer. 3
Rural churches. 3
Rural missions -- China. 3
Tribes. 3
Animism. 2
Catholic Church -- Missions. 2
China -- Church history -- 20th century. 2
China -- Church history. 2
China -- History -- Boxer Rebellion, 1899-1901. 2
China -- History -- Revolution, 1911-1912. 2
China -- Politics and government. 2
China -- Social life and customs. 2
Christian leadership. 2
Christianity and culture -- China. 2
Church development, New. 2
Church work with refugees -- China. 2
Church work with refugees. 2
Church work with students -- China. 2
Church work with students -- United States. 2
Church work with students. 2
Church work with women. 2
College students in missionary work. 2
College students. 2
Culture shock. 2
Economic and social conditions 2
Economic and social conditions -- China. 2
Evangelicalism -- United States. 2
Fowyang (China) 2
Intercultural communication. 2
Marriage. 2
Missionaries -- Canada. 2
Missionaries -- Training of -- United States. 2
Missionaries, Resignation of. 2
Missions -- Malaysia. 2
Missions -- Philippines. 2
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