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Adeney, David H. (David Howard)


Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Acc. 2023-023 Miscelleanous audio recordings, 1956-1970

 Unprocessed Material — Container: 1
Identifier: 2023-023
Dates: 1956-1970

Collection 315 Oral History Interview with Marie H. Little

Identifier: CN 315
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Marie Huttenlock Little (1918-2009) in which she describes her childhood in Philadelphia, training as a nurse and further education at Philadelphia School of Bible and the University of Pennsylvania; missionary service with China Inland Mission in 1947, working in Lanzhou and Wu Wei, Gansu province; return to the U.S. in 1950 to become a staff worker for Inter-Varsity. The time period covered by the interviews is circa 1918-1955.Marie Little was...
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 471 Papers of W. Arthur Saunders

Identifier: CN 471
Scope and Contents Oral history interview and a manuscript translated by W. Arthur Saunders, relating to Saunder’s missionary service in China with China Inland Mission and Overseas Missionary Fellowship from 1930 to 1987. The interview describes his childhood in England, emigration to New Zealand, training at the New Zealand Bible Institute, joining the China Inland Mission, going to China in 1930, evangelistic work in south Gansu province, the work of Chinese evangelists, worship services in Gansu churches,...
Dates: Created: 1992

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 579 Records of the Asia-South Pacific Congress on Evangelism

Identifier: CN 579
Scope and Contents

Audio and paper copies of speeches, and newspaper coverage of the Asia-South Pacific Congress on Evangelism, which was a regional meeting following up on the 1966 World Congress on Evangelism, sponsored by the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association.

Dates: Created: 1968

Collection 599 Ephemera of the "Auca" Incident

Identifier: CN 599
Scope and Contents

Audio tapes, comic book, film, filmstrips, oversize materials, phonograph records, postage stamps, and video tapes documenting the martyrdom of five American missionaries in Ecuador by the Waorani (Huaorani) Indians in 1956. Documents describe the deaths of the missionary, the response by Protestant evangelical Christians in the United States, and later missionary work with the Indians by Rachel Saint and Elisabeth Elliot.

Dates: Created: 1956-1993, undated

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

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

Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship Canada (IVCF Canada) records.

 Unprocessed Material — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2012-025
Dates: 1923-2008

InterVarsity Christian Fellowship Records

Identifier: CN 300
Brief Description Administrative records of IVCF spanning the time period from its founding in 1940 until 1991; includes materials created prior to the establishment of IVCF. Includes records of the presidents (Woods, Hummel, Troutman, McLeish, Alexander, McLeish), Paul Little, Campus chapters, Regional divisions and directors, Missions department, Urbana Missions Conventions, Nurses Christian Fellowship, Development department, Jim Nyquist, Strategic Planning, Finance, and manuscript material for the 1991...
Dates: 1928-2017

Additional filters:

Collection 9
Unprocessed Material 2
Evangelistic work. 7
Conversion. 6
Missions -- China. 6
Evangelistic work -- China. 5
Missionaries -- Training of. 5
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Missionaries. 5
China -- History -- 1937-1945. 4
China -- History -- Civil War, 1945-1949. 4
China -- History. 4
Church work with students. 4
Communism -- China. 4
Communism. 4
Language in missionary work. 4
Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 4
Missionaries, Withdrawal of. 4
Missions -- Singapore. 4
Persecution -- China. 4
Bible -- Study and teaching. 3
China -- History -- 1949- 3
China -- Religion. 3
China -- Social life and customs. 3
Church and state -- China. 3
Church work with students -- United States. 3
College students. 3
Evangelistic work -- United States. 3
Missions -- Congresses. 3
Missions. 3
Persecution. 3
Sino-Japanese Conflict, 1937-1945. 3
Three-self movement. 3
Bible. 2
Children of missionaries. 2
China -- Church history -- 20th century. 2
China -- Church history. 2
Chinese diaspora. 2
Chinese students. 2
Christian leadership. 2
Christian life. 2
Christian martyrs -- China. 2
Christian martyrs. 2
Church and state. 2
Church growth -- China. 2
Church growth. 2
Church work with foreign students. 2
College students -- Religious life. 2
College students in missionary work. 2
Discipling (Christianity) 2
Evangelicalism -- United States. 2
Evangelicalism. 2
Evangelistic work -- Biblical teaching. 2
Evangelistic work -- Singapore. 2
Evangelistic work -- Study and teaching. 2
Indigenous church administration 2
Indigenous church administration -- China. 2
Journalism, Religious. 2
Medical care -- China. 2
Missions -- Ecuador. 2
Missions -- Romania. 2
Missions -- South America. 2
Missions -- Study and teaching. 2
Missions -- Vietnam. 2
Missions to Muslims. 2
Missions, Medical -- China. 2
Preaching. 2
Rural churches -- China. 2
Rural missions -- China. 2
Sunday schools. 2
World War, 1939-1945. 2
African American leadership. 1
African Americans -- Religious life. 1
African Americans. 1
Apartheid. 1
Apologetics -- Study and teaching. 1
Atheism. 1
Back Home Hour (Radio program) 1
Baptists -- Missions. 1
Baptists. 1
Bible -- Sermons. 1
Bible -- Theology. 1
Bible -- Translating. 1
Bible colleges. 1
Buddhists -- China. 1
Buddhists. 1
Businessmen -- Religious life -- United States. 1
Capital punishment. 1
Charismatic movement. 1
China -- Description and travel. 1
China -- History -- 1912-1939. 1
China -- History -- 1976-2002. 1
China -- History -- Boxer Rebellion, 1899-1901. 1
China -- History -- Cultural Revolution, 1966-1976. 1
China -- History -- Tiananmen Square Incident, 1989. 1
China -- Politics and government. 1
Christian education -- China. 1
Christian education, Outdoor -- United States. 1
Christian education, Outdoor. 1
Christian education. 1
Christian literature -- Publication and distribution -- Asia. 1
Christian literature -- Publication and distribution -- United States. 1
Christian literature -- Publication and distribution. 1
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