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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 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 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 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 263 Oral History Interview with Margaret Carlson

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Identifier: CN 263
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Margaret Johanna (Larson) Carlson in which she describes growing up in Ecuador as the child of missionaries, her education at Westmont and Wheaton Colleges, her nursing experience, and her missionary service with her husband at the Christian and Missionary Alliance Seminary in Hong Kong. Other topics discussed include: the founding of a HCJB radio station by her father, Reuben Larson, and her involvement in Wheaton College's HNGR Program. Individuals described...
Dates: Created: 1983

Collection 284 Oral History Interview with Gladys Wright

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Identifier: CN 284
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Gladys Lyle Wright (1902-1994), in which she discusses her work as a teacher in Belgian Congo (now Democratic Republic of Congo). Topics discussed include: Wright's family background, education at Wheaton College and Moody Bible Institute, her work as a missionary in the Belgian Congo for the Africa Inland Mission, memories of the Congolese people and culture, and her experiences at Wheaton when she was on the staff of the College after retriring from the mission...
Dates: Created: 1984

Collection 290 Oral History Interview with Merle A. Steely

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Identifier: CN 290
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Merle Ashel Steely, who worked as a missionary with Sudan Interior Mission between 1951 and 1977 in Liberia and Nigeria. Topic discussed include: Steely's conversion while in military service, education and employment at Wheaton College (including the 1950 revival there), his missionary work in Liberia at radio station ELWA and with Sudan Interior Mission in Nigeria, teaching in mission and government schools, evangelism and church planting, Billy Graham's 1960...
Dates: Created: 1984

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

Collection 406 Records of SEND International

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Identifier: CN 406
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports, minutes, promotional materials, prayer letters, incorporation documents, news releases, statistics, newsletters, clippings, photographic prints and negatives, films, organizational charts, financial record, etc., related to the origins, development, and operation of SEND International in Alaska, Japan, Philippines, Taiwan, and U.S. based operations. Documentation begins with the pre-incorporation of the organization and its first iteration as the GI GOSPEL HOUR phase in...
Dates: Created: 1943-1989

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 424 Oral History Interviews with Ruth L. Maxwell

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Identifier: CN 424
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Ruth Lillian Maxwell in which she talks about her family background, including her grandfather, L.E. Maxwell, founder of Prairie Bible Institute, and her parents, missionaries with Sudan Interior Mission (SIM) in Nigeria; Nigerian village life; experiences at boarding school; conversion to Christianity; spiritual development; education in Canada at Prairie Bible Institute; joining SIM; missions work in Liberia teaching the Bible and leading study groups for women....
Dates: Created: 1989

Collection 477 Papers of Stanley R. Kline

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Identifier: CN 477
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Stanley R. Kline and extensive photo albums, relating to Kline’s missionary service in the Belgian Congo (now Democratic Republic of Congo) with Africa Inland Mission (AIM) from 1940 to 1977. Topics covered in interview include: his family background in Philadelphia, conversion, Percy Crawford's influence, evangelism in Philadelphia, rescue mission work, call to missions, his wife Carmel Anthony, his evangelism and educational work in the Congo between 1940 and...
Dates: Created: 1930-1999

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Chiang, Kai-shek. 2
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Chung-kuo kuo min tang. 2
Graham, Billy, 1918-2018 2
Houghton, Frank, 2
Hurlburt, Charles E. 2
Kent Academy (Jos, Nigeria) 2
Moody Bible Institute. 2
Overseas Missionary Fellowship. 2
Stam, Elisabeth Alden Scott, 2
Stam, Harry. 2
Stam, John Cornelius, 2
Sudan Interior Mission. 2
Taylor, James Hudson, 2
African Inland Church. 1
Allen, Franklin W. 1
American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions. 1
Armerding, Hudson T. 1
Armstrong, Philip E. 1
Asian Theological Seminary (Quezon City, Philippines) 1
Association of Bible Churches in the Philippines. 1
Barnhouse, Donald Grey, 1
Bell, James W. 1
Blanchard, Charles A. 1
Borden Memorial Hospital (Lanchow, China) 1
Borden, William. 1
Buker, Raymond B. 1
Buswell, J. Oliver. 1
Carlson, Margaret. 1
Carlson, Paul Earle, 1
Carlson, Robert Dean. 1
Catholic Church 1
Chefoo School (Kalimpong, India) 1
Chefoo School (Malaysia) 1
Chefoo School (Yen-t'ai shih, China) 1
Christian Academy in Japan. 1
Christian and Missionary Alliance 1
Christian and Missionary Alliance. 1
Church of South India. 1
Church of the Open Door (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Collins, Laura. 1
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Crawford, Percy B. 1
Davis, Ralph T. 1
Dodds, Gilbert, 1
Dow, Elsie Storrs, 1859-1944 1
Dunn, Marvin. 1
Dunn, Miriam. 1
ELWA (Radio station : Monrovia, Liberia) 1
Elliot, Jim, 1927-1956 1
Evangelical Churches of West Africa. 1
FEBIAS College of Bible (Valenzuela, Philippines) 1
Faith Academy (Quezon City, Philippines) 1
Far Eastern Gospel Crusade. 1
Frame, Helen. 1
Frame, Raymond. 1
Fraser, James Outram, 1
Fraser, Melvin. 1
Frost, Henry Weston, 1
Gaebelein, Frank Ely, 1
Gandhi, 1
Gibb, George W. 1
Glasser, Arthur F. 1
Glover, Robert Hall, 1
Good News Clinic and Hospital (Banaue, Philippines) 1
Graham, Ruth Bell. 1
HCJB (Radio station : Quito, Ecuador) 1
Hendrix, Olan. 1
Holmes, Frances, 1
Holmes, W. Robert 1
Honeywell, Russell. 1
Hoste, Dixon Edward. 1
Hufstetler, Charles. 1
Hunter, George, 1
Independent Board for Presbyterian Foreign Missions. 1
Jacoby, Walter S. 1
Jaffna College (Vaddukoddai, Sri Lanka) 1
Jones, Clarence W. 1
Jones, Howard O. 1
Kane, J. Herbert. 1
Kenyatta, Jomo. 1
Kline, Carmel. 1
Kline, Stanley R. 1
Kuhn, Isobel. 1
Larson, Reuben. 1
Liddell, Eric, 1
MacPherson, Merrill T. 1
Mao, Zedong, 1
Maxwell, Ernest. 1
Maxwell, Freeda. 1
Maxwell, L. E. 1
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