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Collection 052 Oral History Interview with Esther Salzman

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Identifier: CN-052
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Esther I. Salzman (1906-1996), a Wheaton College alumna and missionary to China in the 1940s and to the Philippines from 1950 to 1972. Topics discussed include her education at Wheaton College, medical work in China and the Philippines, and Communism in China. The time period covered by the interview is 1906 to 1978.

Esther Salzman was interviewed by Wheaton College student Fred Baker on October 28, 1978 at her home in Kankakee, IL.
Dates: Created: 1978

Collection 055 Papers of Otto F. Schoerner

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Identifier: CN 055
Scope and Contents Papers of Otto Frederick Schoerner a Wheaton College alumnus and missionary with China Inland Mission in Sinkiang, Honan, and Kangsu Provinces of China from 1931-1951. Collection includes an oral history interview, correspondence, autobiography, and photographs.
Dates: Created: 1949-2006

Collection 080 Papers of Miriam J. Dunn

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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 contains...
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 164 Oral History Interview with Elizabeth Small

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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 187 Papers of Eleanor R. Elliott

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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 is...
Dates: Created: 1910-1988

Collection 266 Oral History Interview with Ruth Sundquist

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Identifier: CN 266
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Ruth Sundquist in which she describes her education at Moody Bible Institute, decision to become a missionary, work first in Kentucky home missions as a Christian education worker with the Evangelical Free Church and then her missionary career in China and Hong Kong between 1947 and 1982 as an administrator for a Sunday School and orphanage. Other topics discussed include: language school in China, Chinese attitudes toward the Nationalists, Communists, Americans in...
Dates: Created: 1984

Collection 288 Oral History Interview with Vincent L. Crossett

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Identifier: CN 288
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Vincent Leroy Crossett (1907-1999) in which he describes his education at Wheaton and Westminster Seminary, missionary work with China Inland Mission/Overseas Missionary Fellowship in China and Taiwan, and pastoral work in a local church in Hawaii. Topics discussed include Crossett's education at Wheaton College and Westminster Seminary; decision to join China Inland Mission; language school; evangelism methods; characteristics of the Chinese church; CIM's decision...
Dates: Created: 1984-1986

Collection 298 Papers of Howard E. Thomas

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Identifier: CN 298
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Howard E. Thomas in which he describes his family background, Christian life and growth, education at Stony Brook School and Wheaton College, missionary work with the Presbyterian Board of Foreign Missions among lepers of the Tai-Lu people along the Burmese border in southwestern China, internment by the Japanese in Thailand, contextualization of the gospel, expulsion from the area by the Chinese army involved in opium trade. Description of Stony Brook School covers...
Dates: Created: 1946-1985

Collection 299 Oral History Interview with Ruth M. Thomas

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Identifier: CN 299
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Ruth M. Thomas about her family and religious background, conversion, recollections of Billy Sunday's campaign in Scranton, PA in 1914, her education at Wheaton College, call to foreign missions, work as a missionary nurse wiht the Presbyterian Board of Foreign Missions in a rehabilitation program of a leper colony in southwestern China along the Burmese border among the Tai-Lu people, language study, worship and use of music, an anti-opium campaign, and a...
Dates: Created: 1985

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 315 Oral History Interview with Marie H. Little

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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 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

Collection 394 Oral History Interview with Ruth W. Adeney

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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 and...
Dates: Created: 1988

Collection 417 Papers of Dick Springer

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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 in...
Dates: Created: 1937-1989

Collection 471 Papers of W. Arthur Saunders

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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 562 Papers of Roger and Mary Howes

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Identifier: CN 562
Scope and Contents Address books, articles, autograph books, birthday book, correspondence, diaries, documents, journals, manuscripts, newspaper clippings, notebooks, photographs, prayer letters, scrapbooks, sermon notes, songbooks, and testimony which document the Howes' work as China Inland Mission (CIM) missionaries in China from 1925 through 1945, and their work at CIM (later Overseas Missionary Fellowship) office in Chicago and Headquarters in Philadelphia before they retired in 1965. Their correspondence...
Dates: Created: 1899-1993

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Evangelistic work -- China 16
Evangelistic work -- China -- History 16
Missionaries 16
Evangelistic work -- China. 15
Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 14
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Communism 12
Communism -- China. 12
Missionaries -- Training of 11
Women in missionary work. 11
Conversion. 10
Women 10
Women -- Religious life. 10
Evangelistic work -- China -- History -- Civil War, 1945-1949. 9
Medical care 8
Medical care -- China. 8
Rural missions 8
Sino-Japanese Conflict, 1937-1945. 8
Children of missionaries. 7
Indigenous church administration 7
Indigenous church administration -- China. 7
World War, 1939-1945. 7
Bible 6
Christian education 6
Church and state 6
Church and state -- China. 6
Evangelistic work -- China -- Description and travel. 6
Evangelistic work -- China -- Religion. 6
Missionaries, Withdrawal of. 6
Missions, Medical 6
Missions, Medical -- China. 6
Refugees 6
Refugees -- China. 6
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- Educational work. 5
Christian education -- China. 5
Christian martyrs 5
Christian martyrs -- China. 5
Evangelistic work -- China -- History -- 1949- 5
Evangelistic work -- China -- Social life and customs. 5
Evangelistic work -- United States. 5
Persecution 5
Persecution -- China. 5
Rural churches 5
Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Alumni. 5
Buddhists. 4
Buddhists. -- China. 4
Catholic Church. 4
Christian life. 4
Christianity and culture. 4
Missionaries -- Leaves and furloughs. 4
Missions to Buddhists 4
Missions to Buddhists -- China. 4
Rural churches -- China. 4
Rural missions -- China. 4
Three-self movement. 4
Tribes 4
Bible -- Study and teaching. 3
Chinese language. 3
Church and social problems 3
Church and social problems -- China. 3
Church growth 3
Church growth -- China. 3
Culture shock. 3
Education 3
Evangelistic work -- China -- History -- 1912-1937. 3
Evangelistic work -- China -- Politics and government. 3
Missionaries -- Training of -- United States. 3
Missionaries -- Training of. 3
Missionaries' spouses. 3
Missions, Medical. 3
Nursing 3
Nursing -- China. 3
World War, 1939-1945 3
Animism 2
Bible -- Translating. 2
Bible colleges 2
Boarding schools 2
Boarding schools -- China. 2
Children of missionaries 2
Chinese 2
Chinese -- Missions. 2
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- Hong Kong 2
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- Philippines. 2
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- Singapore. 2
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- Taiwan. 2
Christian literature 2
Church and social problems. 2
Church work with refugees 2
Church work with refugees -- China. 2
Church work with women 2
Church work with women -- China. 2
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Drug traffic -- China. 2
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China Inland Mission. 10
Overseas Missionary Fellowship. 9
Stam, Elisabeth Alden Scott, 8
Stam, John Cornelius, 8
Chung-kuo kuo min tang. 7
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Wheaton College (Ill.) 7
Buswell, J. Oliver. 5
Adeney, David H. (David Howard) 4
Moody Bible Institute. 4
Borden Memorial Hospital (Lanchow, China) 3
Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship of the United States of America. 3
Kane, J. Herbert. 3
Adeney, Ruth W. 2
Chefoo School (Yen-t'ai shih, China) 2
Christian and Missionary Alliance. 2
Crossett, Margaret E. 2
Frame, Helen. 2
Frame, Raymond. 2
Glover, Robert Hall, 2
Hoste, Dixon Edward. 2
Houghton, Frank, 2
Kuhn, Isobel. 2
Liddell, Eric, 2
Moody Bible Institute 2
Schoerner, Katharine Dodd. 2
Schoerner, Otto Frederick. 2
Straw, Darien A. 2
Thomas, Howard E., 2
Thomas, Ruth Hatcher, 2
United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. 2
Woods, C. Stacey, 2
Wycliffe Bible Translators. 2
American Bible Society. 1
American Sunday-School Union. 1
Bell, L. Nelson 1
Blanchard, Charles A. 1
Bosshardt, Rudolf Alfred. 1
Buker, Raymond B. 1
Chandapilla, P. T. 1
Chao, Calvin. 1
Chapei Civil Assembly Center (Shanghai, China) 1
Chefoo School (Kalimpong, India) 1
Chefoo School (Malaysia) 1
Christian Medical Society. 1
Christian and Missionary Alliance 1
Chung-kuo kuo min tang 1
College Church in Wheaton (Ill.) 1
Crawford, Percy B. 1
Crossett, Vincent L. 1
Curtis, Pierson. 1
Discipleship Training Center (Singapore) 1
Dow, Elsie Storrs, 1859-1944 1
Duke, Flora Nell. 1
Dunn, Marvin. 1
Dunn, Miriam. 1
Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 1
Elliott, Eleanor Edwards. 1
Elliott, Ruth, 1
Elliott, Walter Scott. 1
Evangelical Alliance Mission. 1
Evangelical Free Church of America. 1
Faith Academy (Quezon City, Philippines) 1
Frost, Henry Weston, 1
Gaebelein, Arno Clemens, 1
Gaebelein, Frank Ely, 1
Gibb, George W. 1
Gieser, Catherine Kirk. 1
Gieser, P. Kenneth. 1
Graham, James Robert, 1
Graham, Ruth Bell. 1
Gripsholm (Ship) 1
Guinness, Henry, 1
Hockman, Robert William, 1
Houghton, Stanley, 1
Howes, M. R. 1
Howes, Mary F. 1
Howes, Roger W. 1
Hunter, George W., 1
Inter-Varsity Fellowship (China) 1
Inter-Varsity Fellowship of Christian Unions. 1
International Fellowship of Evangelical Students. 1
Jesus Family. 1
Kane, Winnifred Mary Shepherd, 1
Kuhn, John Becker. 1
Lattimore, Owen, 1
LeBar, Lois E. 1
Little, Marie. 1
Little, Paul E. 1
Machen, J. Gresham 1
Mao, Zedong, 1
Mather, Percy Cunningham. 1
McIntire, Carl, 1
Methodist Church 1
Missionary Furlough Homes Foundation (Wheaton, Ill.) 1
Mixter, Russell Lowell, 1
New Zealand Bible Institute. 1
Northwestern Bible and Missionary Training School (Minneapolis, Minn.) 1
Nowack, Ruth Louise. 1
Ockenga, Harold John, 1
Park, Marie. 1
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