Small Collection 078 Papers of Ralph and Helen Scoville
Scope and Contents
This collection contains three prayer letters describing Ralph and Helen Scovilles' missionary work in China; travel from Shanghai to Ningsha, Kansu Province (now Yinchuan, Gansu) and raid and 23-day occupation of Ningsha by Muslim bandits.
- Created: 1928-1929
Conditions Governing Access
There are no restrictions on the use of this collection.
Biographical or Historical Information
Missionaries serving with China Inland Mission; Ralph Scoville died in 1976. Helen E. Scoville died in 1976.
Accruals and Additions
The materials in this collection were given to the Billy Graham Center Archives by Overseas Missionary Fellowship in 1982.
- Brigands and robbers
- Brigands and robbers -- China.
- China Inland Mission.
- Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions
- Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- China.
- Evangelistic work -- China
- Evangelistic work -- China -- Description and travel.
- Evangelistic work -- China -- Politics and government
- Evangelistic work -- China -- Politics and government -- 1912-1937.
- Gansu Sheng (China)
- Muslims -- China.
- Scoville, Helen.
- Scoville, Ralph.
- Small Collection 078 Papers of Ralph and Helen Scoville
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description