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Collection 075 Oral History Interviews with Elizabeth Warner

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Identifier: CN 075
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Elizabeth Howard Warner (1912-2000) in which she describes her childhood in the Canton Province of China as a daughter of missionaries, Canton Christian College where her father worked, studies and personalities at Wheaton College, her mission work among girls with Door of Hope Mission in Canton and Hong Kong, Chinese education, economic and social conditions, religion (particularly Buddhism), politics and government, the impact of China's war with Japan, and other...
Dates: Created: 1978

Collection 088 Papers of Paul and Catharine Gieser

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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

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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 at...
Dates: Created: 1920-1982

Collection 272 Papers of Jennie Fitzwilliam

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Identifier: CN
Scope and Contents Letters with some translation, photographs, a Lisu translation of the New Testament, combined catechism and hymnbook in the Atsi Kachin language, slides, and four oral history interviews all related to Jennie Fitzwilliam's mission work with Overseas Missionary Fellowship (formerly China Inland Mission) among the Lisu and Kachin peoples in southern China along the Burmese border. Included are recollections of Fitzwilliam's husband, Francis, J.O. Fraser and the early history of missionary work...
Dates: Created: 1985

Collection 287 Oral History Interview with Margaret Crossett

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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 314 Oral History Interview with Martha H. Philips

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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 341 Papers of Victor G. Plymire

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Identifier: CN 341
Scope and Contents Letters, articles, over 1200 photos, maps, diary and other material relating to Victor Plymire's missionary career in Tibet and China under the auspices of the Assemblies of God. The collection contains information not only on his evangelistic work among various strata of Tibetan society but also about his evangelistic/exploration expedition of 1927-28 which crossed from northeastern to southwestern Tibet; Tibetan culture and society; the Buddhist religion; and the early history of relations...
Dates: Created: 1908-1957

Collection 393 Oral History Interview with David H. Adeney

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Identifier: CN 393
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with David Howard Adeney (1911-1994) in which he describes his childhood, conversion to Christianity, spiritual growth, education, involvement in InterVarsity Christian Fellowship in Great Britain, preparation for missionary work and his missionary career with China Inland Mission in rural areas of Henan Province, China (1934-1941) and with university students in Nanking (1946-1948) and Shanghai (1949-1950). Other topics discussed include: his father's missionary work in...
Dates: Created: 1988

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Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Alumni. 2
World War, 1939-1945 2
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Wheaton College (Ill.) 5
Overseas Missionary Fellowship. 4
Buswell, J. Oliver. 3
China Inland Mission. 3
Chung-kuo kuo min tang. 3
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Stam, Elisabeth Alden Scott, 3
Stam, John Cornelius, 3
Chefoo School (Yen-t'ai shih, China) 2
Graham, Ruth Bell. 2
Hoste, Dixon Edward. 2
Kuhn, Isobel. 2
Kuhn, John Becker. 2
Moody Bible Institute 2
Moody Bible Institute. 2
Adeney, David H. (David Howard) 1
Adeney, Ruth W. 1
Advent Christian Church. 1
Anderson, Helen. 1
Anderson, Ian Rankin. 1
Assemblies of God 1
Assemblies of God. 1
Bell, L. Nelson 1
Bosshardt, Rudolf Alfred. 1
Buck, Pearl S. 1
Chandapilla, P. T. 1
Chao, Calvin. 1
Chiang, Kai-shek. 1
Chou, En-lai. 1
Christian Medical Society. 1
Church Herald Society. 1
College Church in Wheaton (Ill.) 1
Crossett, Margaret E. 1
Crossett, Vincent L. 1
Discipleship Training Center (Singapore) 1
Door of Hope Mission. 1
Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 1
Elliott, Eleanor Edwards. 1
Elliott, Ruth, 1
Elliott, Walter Scott. 1
Fitzwilliam, Francis. 1
Fitzwilliam, Jennie. 1
Fraser, James Outram, 1
Gieser, Catherine Kirk. 1
Gieser, P. Kenneth. 1
Graham, Billy, 1918-2018. 1
Graham, James Robert, 1
Gripsholm (Ship) 1
Guinness, Henry, 1
Hockman, Robert William, 1
Houghton, Frank, 1
Houghton, Stanley, 1
Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship of the United States of America. 1
Inter-Varsity Fellowship (China) 1
Inter-Varsity Fellowship of Christian Unions. 1
International Fellowship of Evangelical Students. 1
Jacoby, Walter S. 1
Liddell, Eric, 1
Missionary Furlough Homes Foundation (Wheaton, Ill.) 1
Mixter, Russell Lowell, 1
Ockenga, Harold John, 1
Philadelphia Bible Institute (Pa.) 1
Philips, Martha H. 1
Plymire, Victor Guy. 1
Prairie Bible Institute. 1
Presbyterian Church in the U.S. 1
Renich-Meyers, Jill. 1
Song, Shangjie, 1901-1944. 1
South China Boat Mission. 1
Stott, John R. W. 1
Tiffany, Orrin Edward. 1
Torrey, Edith C. 1
Torrey, R. A. (Reuben Archer), 1856-1928 1
Torrey, R. A. (Reuben Archer), 1887-1970 1
Walvoord, John F. 1
Warner, Elizabeth Howard. 1
Wheaton Bible Church (Ill.) 1
Wheaton Eye Clinic (Ill.) 1
Woods, C. Stacey, 1
Woods, James Baker. 1
Wright, J. Elwin. 1
Wycliffe Bible Translators. 1
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