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Collection 093 Oral History Interview with Earl A. Winsor

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Identifier: CN 093
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Earl Austin Winsor (1897-1983) in which he discusses his education at Wheaton College as a student (1919-1920) and teacher (1920-25, history, and 1939-1949, math and physics) and his missionary experiences in Africa under Africa Inland Mission, serving in what is now Zaire. Wheaton personalities, mission experiences, especially those relating to his education work, and analysis of his exposure to African government, churches, tribal customs, and health practices....
Dates: Created: 1979-1980

Collection 206 Oral History Interview with John C. Chin

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Identifier: CN 206
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with John C. Chin (1911-1989) in which he discusses his childhood in China, medical training, and the Chinese Christian church; the work of China Inland Mission in Honan, Szechwan, and Yunnan provinces; the Japanese occupation of China; Nationalist and Communist parties; medical work in CIM and Presbyterian hospitals; war conditions and relocation to Taiwan;  Also discussed is his founding of the Lutheran Seminary, Taiwan; the contemporary status of Chinese Christians,...
Dates: Created: 1982

Collection 215 Records of Overseas Missionary Fellowship (China Inland Mission)

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Identifier: CN-215
Scope and Contents Correspondence, minutes, directories, newsletters, brochures, photographs, book manuscripts, slides, photo albums, and other materials which document the history of the North American branch of the mission.Materials cover the origins of the mission's North American branch; its church planting, evangelistic, medical, educational, and literature work in China until the time of its expulsion in 1951; its reorganization from China Inland Mission into Overseas Missionary Fellowship; its...
Dates: Created: 1853, 1886-1990, 1997, n.d.; Other: Majority of material found in 1889-1990

Collection 260 Oral History Interviews with Jeannette Thiessen

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Identifier: CN 260
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Jeannette Louise Martig Thiessen (1927-2014) in which she discusses her family life in Illinois, favorite professors and her education at Wheaton College, nurses' training, and years in India (1952-1974) working with her husband under the sponsorship of the Mennonite Mission to the Lepers and American Leprosy Mission. Other topics discussed include: the Indian caste system, Indian politics, economics, literacy, hospital work with lepers, the Indian church, education...
Dates: Created: 1983

Collection 262 Oral History Interview with Raymond Buker Jr.

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Identifier: CN 262
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Raymond Bates Buker in which he describes growing up in Burma as the child of missionaries, his education at Wheaton College, his decision to become a missionary under the Conservative Baptist Foreign Mission Society, language study; evangelization, church planting, translation, medical missions and education activities in Pakistan, working with Muslims and the Sindhi, Bhils, and Marwari tribal people, 1954-1969. Other topics discussed include: the culture, politics...
Dates: Created: 1983

Collection 321 Papers of Glicerio M. Manzano

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Identifier: CN-321
Scope and Contents The collection consists of prayer letters and oral history interviews, which document Glicerio M. Jojo Manzano's early life, education, family life, and work as a service manager with Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship and as an accountant for a rural hospital with International Nepal Fellowship.Series 1: Audio TapesThree oral history interviews with Glicerio Manzano. Topics discussed in the interview include Manzano's early life, education,...
Dates: Created: 1981-1992

Collection 348 Oral History Interview with Sharon R. Simon

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Identifier: CN 348
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Sharon "Sheri" Rose Simon in which she describes her childhood, conversion to Christianity, decision to become a missionary, internship in Mexico, and medical work in Haiti.Other topics discussed include:  joining the American Baptist Foreign Mission Society, raising financial support, common health problems, folk remedies, the relationship between the Haitian would view and health care, voodoo, the 1985-86 revolution in Haiti, relations between Catholics and...
Dates: Created: 1986

Collection 405 Papers of W. Robert & Frances Holmes

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Identifier: CN 405
Scope and Contents Collection of letters written primarily by Robert Holmes and his wife, Frances (Frannie) to their families in the United States, while they served as missionaries with the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions in Sri Lanka from 1947 to 1960. A few of the letters are from the children, Bobby and Carol Lou, to their grandparents, and there are a few letters sent to the Holmes family. (The originals were retained by the donor.) The letters date from 1947 to 1960, and were mostly...
Dates: Created: 1947-1960

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Language in missionary work. 7
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Missions 5
Women in missionary work. 5
Caste. 4
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Missionaries -- Training of 4
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Missions, Medical. 4
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Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions 3
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- Finance. 3
Christian education 3
Christian life. 3
Christianity and culture. 3
Culture shock. 3
Education 3
Hinduism 3
Hinduism -- Doctrines. 3
Rural missions 3
Social change. 3
Women 3
Women -- Religious life. 3
Animism 2
Bible colleges 2
Boarding schools 2
Catholic Church. -- Protestant churches. 2
Children of missionaries 2
Children of missionaries -- Education. 2
China -- History -- 1949- 2
China. 2
China. -- History 2
China. -- History -- 1912-1937. 2
China. -- History -- 1937-1945. 2
China. -- History -- Civil War, 1945-1949. 2
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College students 2
College students -- United States 2
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College students in missionary work. 2
Communism -- China. 2
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Evangelistic work -- Taiwan. 2
Family. 2
Indigenous church administration -- China. 2
Indigenous church administration -- India. 2
Marriage. 2
Medical care -- China. 2
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Missionaries -- Training of -- United States. 2
Missionaries' spouses. 2
Missionaries, Resignation of. 2
Missions -- China. 2
Missions -- Educational work. 2
Missions -- India 2
Missions -- India -- History 2
Missions -- India -- History -- 1947- 2
Missions -- Interdenominational cooperation. 2
Missions to Hindus. 2
Nationalism 2
Persecution -- China. 2
Refugees 2
Revivals 2
Rural churches 2
Rural churches -- China. 2
Sino-Japanese Conflict, 1937-1945. 2
Syncretism (Religion) 2
Theology 2
Tribes -- China. 2
World War, 1939-1945. 2
Worship. 2
Actresses -- United States. 1
Actresses -- United States. -- Foreign relations 1
Actresses -- United States. -- Foreign relations -- China. 1
Alcoholism. -- United States 1
Alcoholism. -- United States -- History 1
Alcoholism. -- United States -- History -- 1945- 1
Animism -- Congo (Democratic Republic) 1
Animism -- Haiti. 1
Ascent to the tribes: pioneering in northern Thailand. 1
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Wheaton College (Ill.) 4
Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 3
China Inland Mission. 2
Chung-kuo kuo min tang. 2
Elliot, Jim, 1927-1956 2
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Gandhi, 2
Wheaton College (Ill.). 2
Africa Inland Mission. 1
American Baptist Foreign Mission Society. 1
American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions. 1
American Leprosy Missions. 1
Blanchard, Charles A. 1
Borden, William. 1
Buker, Raymond B. 1
Buswell, J. Oliver. 1
Chefoo School (Yen-t'ai shih, China) 1
Chiang, Kai-shek. 1
Chin, John C. 1
Christian Nurses Fellowship. 1
Church of South India. 1
Conservative Baptist Foreign Mission Society. 1
Dodds, Gilbert, 1
Fraser, James Outram, 1
Frost, Henry Weston, 1
Gaebelein, Frank Ely, 1
Gibb, George W. 1
Glasser, Arthur F. 1
Glover, Robert Hall, 1
Graham, Billy, 1918-2018 1
Green, Frank O. 1
Holmes, Frances, 1
Holmes, W. Robert 1
Hoste, Dixon Edward. 1
Houghton, Frank, 1
Howard, David M. 1
Hunter, George, 1
Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship of the Philippines. 1
International Nepal Fellowship. 1
Islam 1
Jaffna College (Vaddukoddai, Sri Lanka) 1
Kline, Jean R. 1
Kuhn, Isobel. 1
LeTourneau, Robert Gilmour, 1
Little Flock (China) 1
Luckman, Cyril E. 1
MAP International (Organization) 1
Manzano, Glicerio M. 1
Manzano, Rebecca. 1
Mayers, Marvin Keene, 1
McCully, Theodore Edward, 1
McGavran, Donald A. 1
Mixter, Russell Lowell, 1
Nee, Watchman. 1
Nehru, Jawaharlal, 1
Niles, Daniel Thambyrajah. 1
Olford, Stephen F. 1
Overseas Missionary Fellowship. 1
Rankin, Dorothy. 1
Redpath, Alan. 1
Rethy Academy (Rethy, Zaire) 1
Saint, Nathaniel, 1
Sanders, J. Oswald (John Oswald), 1902-1992 1
Simon, Sheri R. 1
Stam, Elisabeth Alden Scott, 1
Stam, John Cornelius, 1
Stony Brook High School (Stony Brook, N.Y.) 1
Taylor, James Hudson, 1
Thiessen, Arthur. 1
Thiessen, Jeannette. 1
United Nations Educational, Social and Cultural Organization. 1
Urquhart, Betty A. 1
Wang, Leland. 1
West Suburban Hospital (Oak Park, Ill.) 1
Winsor, Earl. 1
World Council of Churches. 1
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