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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 422 Papers of Laura Neva Collins

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Identifier: CN 422
Scope and Contents Glass negatives, negatives, and photographs relating to the ministry of Laura Neva Collins, missionary to Kenya with Africa Inland Mission from 1907-1952. Shots include missionaries, Africans, indigenous artifacts, church architecture, etc., relating to mission work in Africa.This collection originally consisted of ninety-seven black and white glass negatives of missionary activities in Africa before 1914. There are two series of glass negatives. The first series may have taken by...
Dates: Created: 1899-1914

Collection 440 Oral History Interviews with Inge Rydland

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Identifier: CN-440
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Inge Herman Rydland in which he describes his family's Lutheran evangelistic work in Norway; his own call to become a missionary; his and his wife's departure to Ethiopia as workers of the Swedish Evangelical Mission in 1977; his work in Ethiopia as a teacher and as a community development work. Other topics discussed include:  the work of the Ethiopian Evangelical Church Meaken Yesus; church state relations; effect of the Ethiopian political situation on the...
Dates: Created: 1950-1991

Collection 445 Oral History Interviews with Helen E. Evans

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Identifier: CN 445
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Helen Elizabeth Evans in which she decsribes her family background; spiritual development;  education at Wheaton College; ministry in rural Vermont with the New England Fellowship; the influence of her aunt, Elizabeth Evans; her missionary work in Vietnam and Indonesia with the Christian and Missionary Alliance; and work among Vietnamese in Charlotte, North Carolina. Evans' work in Vietnam was particularly among the Dega and other tribal groups often classified as...
Dates: Created: 1991

Collection 451 Papers of Bernard L. J. Litchman

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Identifier: CN-451
Scope and Contents This collection consists of diaries, negatives, photographs, and slides created by Bernard "Jack" Litchman about his work with Africa Inland Mission in the former Belgian Congo (now Zaire), mostly among the Balendu people, in and around the Linga mission station, as well as involvement in setting up Sunday Schools, churches, itinerant preaching, and other mission activities as well as working as a health officer for the Belgian government.[NOTE: In...
Dates: Created: 1917-1971

Collection 479 Oral History Interview with William A. Stier

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Identifier: CN 479
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with William Adam Stier (1912-2004), missionary with Africa Inland Mission in Tanzania from 1938 to 1978. Topics covered in the two sessions include his youth and conversion, marriage, Bible school education, call to missions, his work with the Sakuma and Tuzu peoples, his ministry as a teacher of African pastors; the transition from mission to indigenous church control in Tanzania, the policies and personnel of AIM, Emil Sywulka, political changes in Tanzania, polygamy...
Dates: Created: 1993

Collection 481 Papers of Laura Barr

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Identifier: CN 481
Scope and Contents Correspondence, diaries, articles, clippings, oral history interviews, photograph albums, photographs, prayer letters, radio broadcasts, and slides, describing Laura Isabelle “Belle” Barr's missionary work among the Lugbara people of northeast Belgian Congo (now Democratic Republic of Congo) and the West Nile District of Uganda with Africa Inland Mission (AIM) from 1944-1981.
Dates: Created: 1930-1993

Collection 495 Papers of Jacob Chamberlain

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Identifier: CN-495
Scope and Contents Two volumes of letterbooks which contain copies of the handwritten correspondence of Jacob Chamberlain, a missionary to India. He worked with the Arcot Mission under the Reformed Church in America Board of Foreign Missions. Volume 1 dates from June 1869 to July 1874 and Volume 2 from January 1880 to January 1882.Each volume is separated into two sections, official correspondence and personal correspondence; both types describe Chamberlain's work as a medical missionary, itinerant...
Dates: Created: 1869-1882

Collection 510 Oral History Interviews with Erik S. Barnett

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Identifier: CN 510
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Erik Stanley Barnett (1910-2006) in which he describes his childhood in Kenya as the son of missionary parents; his own work in that country as pastor, church planter, educator and administrator with Africa Inland Mission (AIM); the internal developments of AIM and of the Africa Inland Church in Kenya during the twentieth century. Other topics discussed include: his parents’ missionary service in Kenya among the Maasai people; changes in AIM missionary training over...
Dates: Created: 1995

Collection 512 Oral History Interview with Harry L. Cox

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Identifier: CN-512
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Harry Luther Cox (1906-2004) in which he describes his youth and family, conversion and spiritual growth, call to missionary work, service with Sudan Interior Mission in Nigeria, relations with and evangelism among Muslims, tribal characteristics, Kano, language study, establishing a leprosy station, medical missions, the Magazawa and Fulani peoples, raising a family on the mission field, furloughs, death of his sons, World War II, animists, children of...
Dates: Created: 1918-1995

Collection 530 Oral History Interview with Ruby B. Maynard

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Identifier: CN-530
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Ruby Beatrice (Arnold) Maynard (1912-1998), medical missionary in Tanzania from 1938-1984 with Africa Inland Mission. Topics discussed include Maynard's childhood; conversion; education at Moody Bible Institute; managing the hospital and leprosarium in Tanzania; the development of the African Inland Church in Tanzania; Dr. Nina Maynard's work at the Kolo Ndoto hospital; Ruby Maynard's marriage to station supervisor, William Maynard; challenges of missionary life;...
Dates: Created: 1912-1996

Collection 545 Papers of Jacqueline Huggins

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Identifier: CN 545
Scope and Contents One oral history interview, one videotape, one radio interview, one photograph, and prayer letters related to the ministry of Jacqueline Huggins, missionary and Bible translator with Wycliffe Bible Translators among the Kagayanen people of the Philippines.The recordings, comprising the majority of the collection, consist of an oral history with Huggins (see detailed description which follows) and of the radio program Family Portraits segment hosted by...
Dates: Created: 1985-1997

Collection 684 Papers of Bert and Colleen Elliot

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Identifier: CN-684
Scope and Contents Correspondence and photographs of Bert and Colleen Elliot, Plymouth Brethren missionaries to Peru from 1949 to 2012. Correspondence is by and large written by Colleen Elliot to her parents and sister. Topics covered include reflections on cultural and spiritual differences between the United States and Peru, the challenges of missionary life and language divides, interactions with missionaries from different denominations, medical work in rural areas, evangelism, and the spiritual development...
Dates: Created: 1943-1994

Small Collection 042 Papers of Paul and Margaret Culley

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Identifier: SCN-042
Scope and Contents This collection contains a letter and an article. Materials describe the Culley's experiences among the Kopauko tribe and Zungonao clan in New Guinea in 1940.
Dates: Created: 1940

Small Collection 066 Papers of Mary Jane Wilson

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Identifier: SCN-066
Scope and Contents This collection contains a letter describing missionaries Daniel Lindley and Henry Venable attempts to establish a mission station in a southern Africa territory under the protection of a tribal chief, local marriage customs, severe drought and impressions of Robert Moffat, Robert Hamilton and Roger Edwards.
Dates: Created: 1836

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Wycliffe Bible Translators. 9
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Evangelical Churches of West Africa. 6
Moody Bible Institute. 6
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Graham, Billy, 4
Hurlburt, Charles E. 4
Stam, Elisabeth Alden Scott, 4
Stam, John Cornelius, 4
Blanchard, Charles A. 3
Carlson, Robert Dean. 3
Chefoo School (Yen-t'ai shih, China) 3
Crossett, Vincent L. 3
Davis, Ralph T. 3
Dodds, Gilbert, 3
Elliot, Jim, 3
Evangelical Alliance Mission. 3
Far Eastern Gospel Crusade. 3
Glover, Robert Hall, 3
Hoste, Dixon Edward. 3
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Mau Mau. 3
Rift Valley Academy (Kijabe, Kenya) 3
Straw, Darien A. 3
Tenney, Merrill C. (Merrill Chapin), 1904-1985 3
Africa Evangelical Fellowship. 2
Africa Inland Mission, International. 2
American Bible Society. 2
Anderson, Helen. 2
Anderson, Ian Rankin. 2
Arctic Missions, Inc. 2
Barnett, Albert E. 2
Barnett, Elma. 2
Buker, Raymond B. 2
Catholic Church 2
Church of the Open Door (Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Dow, Elsie Storrs, 1859-1944 2
Elliott, Eleanor Edwards. 2
Elliott, Ruth, 2
Elliott, Walter Scott. 2
Faith Academy (Quezon City, Philippines) 2
Fraser, James Outram, 2
Frost, Henry Weston, 2
Gaebelein, Frank Ely, 2
Gillespie, John. 2
Haile Selassie 2
High School Born-Againers. 2
Hursh, Douglas, 2
Interdenominational Foreign Mission Association of North America. 2
Kane, J. Herbert. 2
Kuhn, John Becker. 2
Latham, Lance Breton, 2
LeBar, Lois E. 2
Leedy, John W. 2
Long, Burt E. 2
MacPherson, Merrill T. 2
North Side Gospel Center (Chicago, Ill.) 2
Rader, Paul, 2
Reed, Brandt. 2
Rethy Academy (Rethy, Zaire) 2
SIM (Organization) 2
Sawyer, Helen L. 2
Sawyer, Malcolm M. 2
Scott, Peter Cameron. 2
Stam, Harry. 2
Stauffacher, Florence. 2
Stauffacher, John. 2
Stony Brook High School (Stony Brook, N.Y.) 2
Summer Institute of Linguistics. 2
Thomas, David D. 2
Thomas, Dorothy Fowler. 2
Thomas, Howard E., 2
Thomas, Ruth Hatcher, 2
United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. 2
Walkwitz, Roger W. 2
Winsor, Earl. 2
Adolph, Harold Paul. 1
Advent Christian Church. 1
Africa Inland Church 1
Africa Inland Mission (AIM) 1
Albert Academy (Freetown, Sierra Leone) 1
Aldrich, Willard. 1
Alford, Zoe Anne. 1
Allen, Franklin W. 1
Allenby, Edmund Henry Hynman Allenby, 1
American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions. 1
American Sunday-School Union. 1
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