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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 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...
Dates: Created: 1984-1986

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...
Dates: Created: 1937-1989

Collection 470 Oral History Interview with Sadie Custer

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Identifier: CN 470
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Sadie Custer (1911-2007) in which she discusses her childhood, conversion, education at Moody Bible Institute, joining the China Inland Mission, arrival in China in 1936, the Chinese language, work in Shensi province, Bible teaching, transition from missionary to Chinese leadership, the Three Self Movement, the Communist revolution in China and its effect on missions, the Sino-Japanese Conflict, work in Malaysia among Chinese, living in an area in Malaysia...
Dates: Created: 1992

Collection 472 Oral History Interview with Paul A. Contento

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Identifier: CN 472
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Paul A. Contento in which he discusses his childhood, conversion, attendance at Moody Bible Institute, going to China in 1928 as a China Inland Mission worker, evangelistic work in Ningxia province (Inner Mongolia) and work among university students in southwest and northwest China, founding of the Inter-Varsity student movements in China, Singapore and Vietnam; Calvin Chao; the Sino-Japanese war; the communist takeover in China; founding of Singapore Bible...
Dates: Created: 19992

Collection 534 Papers of Henry and Marguerite Owen

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Identifier: CN 534
Scope and Contents Articles, audio tapes, booklets, correspondence, lecture notes, manuscript, newspaper clippings, outlines of lectures, photo albums, photographs, prayer letters, reports, research notes, scrapbooks, and travel brochures documenting the missionary service of Marguerite (Goodner) Owen and her husband Henry "Harry", missionaries to China with China Inland Mission (now Overseas Missionary Fellowship), 1933-1941, 1947-1951. Includes information on the Harry's work as OMF representative and later...
Dates: Created: 1929-2002

David H. Adeney Papers.

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Identifier: CN 393
Brief Description Adeney’s correspondence, writings (articles, books), lecture and presentation manuscripts, subject files (especially files on various China-related topics) he compiled from many sources, notebooks and loose notes, a photo album, photographs and slides, and two oral history interviews. Together these span his career as a missionary in China and Southeast Asia, staff with InterVarsity Christian Fellowship in the United States, leader with International Fellowship of Evangelical Students,...
Dates: Created: 1911-1994

Helen Renich Papers.

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Identifier: CN 124
Brief Description 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...
Dates: Created: 1920-1982

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China -- History. 7
Conversion. 7
Evangelistic work. 7
Missionaries. 7
China -- History -- Civil War, 1945-1949. 6
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Communism -- China. 6
Communism. 6
Missionaries -- Training of. 6
Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 6
Indigenous church administration 5
Indigenous church administration -- China. 5
Persecution -- China. 5
Women missionaries. 5
World War, 1939-1945. 5
Children of missionaries. 4
China -- History -- 1949- 4
Language in missionary work. 4
Missionaries -- Leaves and furloughs. 4
Persecution. 4
Sino-Japanese Conflict, 1937-1945. 4
Women 4
Women -- Religious life. 4
Bible -- Study and teaching. 3
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Christianity and culture. 3
College students. 3
Medical care -- China. 3
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Culture shock. 2
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Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945. 2
Taiwan. 2
Tribes. 2
Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Alumni. 2
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Animism. 1
Belief and doubt. 1
Bible -- Evidences, authority, etc. 1
Bible -- Publication and distribution. 1
Boarding schools -- China. 1
Boarding schools -- Korea. 1
Boarding schools. 1
Buddhists -- China. 1
Buddhists. 1
Catholic Church. 1
Catholic Church. -- China. 1
Children -- Conversion to Christianity. 1
Children of missionaries -- China. 1
Children. 1
China -- Church history -- 20th century. 1
China -- Church history. 1
China -- History -- 1912-1937. 1
China -- History -- 1976-2002. 1
China -- History -- Boxer Rebellion, 1899-1901. 1
China -- History -- Cultural Revolution, 1966-1976. 1
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OMF International. 6
Moody Bible Institute. 5
China Inland Mission. 4
Buswell, J. Oliver (James Oliver), 1895-1977. 3
Graham, Ruth Bell. 3
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Stam, Elisabeth Alden Scott, 1906-1934. 3
Stam, John Cornelius, 1907-1934. 3
Wheaton College (Ill.) 3
Zhongguo guo min dang. 3
Adeney, David H. (David Howard) 2
Chao, Calvin. 2
China Inter-Varsity Evangelical Christian Students Fellowship. 2
Christian Medical Society. 2
Contento, Paul A. 2
Fellowship of Evangelical Students (Singapore) 2
Glover, Robert Hall, 1871-1947. 2
Graham, Billy, 1918-2018. 2
Hoste, Dixon Edward, 1861-1946. 2
Houghton, Frank, 1894-1972. 2
International Fellowship of Evangelical Students (IFES) 2
Kane, J. Herbert. 2
Woods, C. Stacey, 1909-1983. 2
Adeney, Ruth W. 1
Ambassadors for Christ (Allentown, Pa.) 1
Anderson, Peter. 1
Armitage, Carolyn. 1
Association of Christians Ministering Among Internationals. 1
Bacon, Daniel W. 1
Bell, L. Nelson (Lemuel Nelson), 1894-1973. 1
Bible Institute of Los Angeles. 1
Billy Graham Center. Institute for Chinese Studies. 1
Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. 1
Blanchard, Charles A. (Charles Albert) 1
Bosshardt, Rudolf Alfred. 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973. 1
Ch'eng, Marcus, 1884-1964. 1
Chandapilla, P. T. 1
Chandler, Rosemary Joy. 1
Chao, Jonathan. 1
Chiang, Kai-shek, 1887-1975. 1
China Graduate School of Theology. 1
Chinese Church Research Center. 1
Chinese Congress on World Evangelization (1976 : Hong Kong) 1
Chinese World Mission Centre. 1
Christian Communications Ltd. (Hong Kong) 1
Christian and Missionary Alliance. 1
Chua, Wee Hian, 1939- 1
Chung, Derek. 1
College Church in Wheaton (Ill.) 1
Contento, Maida. 1
Crossett, Margaret E. 1
Crossett, Vincent. 1
Custer, Sadie. 1
Discipleship Training Centre (Singapore) 1
Dowsett, Dick. 1
Draper, Ben. 1
Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 1
English Language Institute/China. 1
Evangelical China Office. 1
Fellowship of Evangelical Students (Malaysia) 1
First Asian Student Missionary Convention (1973 : Baguio, Philippines) 1
Friends of China Fellowship. 1
Frost, Henry Weston, 1858- 1
Fung, Raymond. 1
Gates, Alan Frederick, 1931- 1
Gieser, Catharine. 1
Gieser, Paul Kenneth. 1
Girao, William B. 1
Glasser, Arthur F. (Arthur Frederick), 1914- 1
Graham, James R. (James Robert), 1898-1982. 1
Gray, James M. 1
Guinness, Henry, 1908- 1
Hamilton, Pauline G. 1
Hockman, Robert William, 1906-1935. 1
Houghton, Stanley, 1881-1913. 1
Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship. 1
Jacoby, Walter S. 1
Juarez, Leni. 1
Kane, Winnifred Mary Shepherd, 1912- 1
Kirisutosha Gakusei Kai. 1
Lambert, Tony, 1948- 1
Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization. 1
Lausanne Congress on World Evangelization (2nd : 1989 : Manila, Philippines) 1
Lee, Witness. 1
Ling, Samuel. 1
Local Church. 1
Logos (Ship) 1
Lum, Ada. 1
Machen, J. Gresham (John Gresham), 1881-1937. 1
Magalit, Isabelo F. 1
Mao, Zedong, 1893-1976. 1
McGavran, Donald A. (Donald Anderson), 1897-1990. 1
McIntire, Carl, 1906-2002. 1
McPherson, Aimee Semple, 1890-1944. 1
Miller, Eric. 1
Missionary Furlough Homes Foundation (Wheaton, Ill.) 1
Mixter, Russell L. 1
Nee, Watchman. 1
New College Berkeley (Calif.) 1
Nyquist, James F. 1
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