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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 208 Oral History Interview with Doris Embery

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Identifier: CN 208
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Doris Embery in which she discusses the activities of her parents, who were China Inland Mission workers; her education at the CIM school in Chefoo; her reflections on the lack of uniqueness of missionary children; her work with Scripture Union, experiences as a missionary for Overseas Missionary Fellowship in Hong Kong, and her experiences after she left China. The time period covered by the interviews is 1916 to 1957.Doris Embery was interviewed by...
Dates: Created: 1982

Collection 255 Oral History Interview of Helen Frame

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Identifier: CN 255
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Helen Nowack Frame (1908-1999) in which she discusses her childdhood growing up in China, decision to become a missionary for Overseas Missionary Fellowship, education at Wheaton College, years of service in China, culture and political events in China; leaving China in 1951 with her husband Raymond and their children and resettlement in the Philippines, teaching at Faith Academy, development of the Bible Institute, return and activities in Wheaton. The time period...
Dates: Created: 1983

Collection 453 Oral History Interviews with Paul H. Bartel

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Identifier: CN 453
Scope and Contents One oral history interview with Paul Henry Bartel (1904-2001) in which he describes his parents' work in China with orphans, his own childhood in that growing up in China, his conversion to Christianity and anecdotes from his long career as a missionary. Other topics discussed include: The Boxer Uprising and its aftermath; education, including high school at a Holiness Mission school; returning to the United States for college and experiencing culture shock; missionary training institute;...
Dates: Created: 1991

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Missionaries -- Training of 2
Missions 2
Missions -- China. 2
Sino-Japanese Conflict, 1937-1945. 2
Women 2
Women -- Religious life. 2
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Bible colleges. 1
Boarding schools -- Korea. 1
Children. 1
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China -- History -- 1949- 1
China. 1
China. -- Description and travel. 1
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Chinese language. 1
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- Educational work. 1
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Christian life. 1
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Church work with women -- China. 1
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Communism -- China. 1
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Exorcism. 1
Footbinding 1
Footbinding -- China. 1
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Hunger. 1
Indigenous church administration 1
Indigenous church administration -- China. 1
International relief. 1
Language in missionary work. 1
Lord's Supper. 1
Medical care 1
Medical care -- China. 1
Missionaries -- Training of. 1
Missions -- Hong Kong 1
Missions -- Philippines. 1
Missions, Medical. 1
Moody Bible Institute -- Alumni. 1
Organizational change. 1
Orphans 1
Orphans -- China. 1
Pentecostalism 1
Pentecostalism -- China. 1
Persecution 1
Persecution -- China. 1
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