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Christians Supporting Community Organizing

Identifier: SC-200
Dates: Other: Date acquired: 07/21/2015

Collection 088 Papers of Paul and Catharine Gieser

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 164 Oral History Interview with Elizabeth Small

Identifier: CN 164
Scope and Contents

Oral history interview with Elizabeth Stair Small in which she describes her missionary experiences in China between the earliest communist revolutions; includes customs, evangelizing methods, assistance of Chinese Christians in areas of central China; post-war pastoring in the U.S. The time period covered by the interviews is 1904-1980.

Elizabeth Small was interviewed by Robert Shuster on October 28, 1980 at the Billy Graham Center Archives at Wheaton College.

Dates: Created: 1980

Collection 169 Oral History Interviews with Harold P. Adolph

Identifier: CN 169
Scope and Contents Oral History Interview with Harold Paul Adolph, in which he discusses his boyhood in China as the son of missionaries with China Inland Mission, conditions in China, his education at Wheaton College, medical education at the University of Pennsylvania, decision to become a missionary, and his ministry in Ethiopia as a medical missionary in African with Sudan Interior Mission; American missions in Ethiopia; family life on the mission field, and work with the Christian Medical Society. The...
Dates: Created: 1981

Collection 231 Papers of Ian and Helen Anderson

Identifier: CN 231
Scope and Contents Correspondence, diaries, articles, clippings, manuscripts, photographs, photo albums, songbooks, lecture and sermon notes, maps, audio tapes, etc. related to the Ian and Helen Anderson's mission work with the Overseas Missionary Fellowship. The materials document their careers in China until 1951, in Taiwan until 1956, and in the Philippines until 1971, and again in Taiwan until 1974. Materials also reflect their work as regional representatives for OMF following their retirement in 1974....
Dates: Created: 1928-1995

Collection 246 Papers of Jessie McDonald

Identifier: CN 246
Scope and Contents Correspondence, diaries, notes, articles, photographs, and annual reports relating to Jessie McDonald's medical work in China from 1913-1952 with China Inland Mission. The documents include information on evangelistic outreach and the nature of health conditions in China. The materials also describe the political and social upheavals occurring in China during the first half of the 1900s.The correspondence by Dr. Mc Donald is supplemented by some correspondence of her co-workers...
Dates: Created: 1907-1951

Collection 255 Oral History Interview of Helen Frame

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...
Dates: Created: 1983

Collection 288 Oral History Interview with Vincent L. Crossett

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 314 Oral History Interview with Martha H. Philips

Identifier: CN 314
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Martha H. Philips (1905-1996) in which she describes her childhood, education, missionary work in China with China Inland Mission at Chefoo School as a teacher of missionary children, her internment by the Japanese at Temple Hill and Wei Xian camps, repatriation, working with Wycliffe Bible Translators among the Zapotec Indians in southern Mexico, and traveling throughout the world representing the mission. The time period covered by the interviews is roughly...
Dates: Created: 1985

Collection 341 Papers of Victor G. Plymire

Identifier: CN 341
Scope and Contents Letters, articles, over 1200 photos, maps, diary and other material relating to Victor Plymire's missionary career in Tibet and China under the auspices of the Assemblies of God. The collection contains information not only on his evangelistic work among various strata of Tibetan society but also about his evangelistic/exploration expedition of 1927-28 which crossed from northeastern to southwestern Tibet; Tibetan culture and society; the Buddhist religion; and the early history of relations...
Dates: Created: 1908-1957

Collection 470 Oral History Interview with Sadie Custer

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 534 Papers of Henry and Marguerite Owen

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

Interdenominational Foreign Mission Association (IFMA) Records

Identifier: CN 352
Brief Description Correspondence, form letters, financial and statistical reports, minutes, memos and promotional material related to IFMA administration and its service to its member missions. The files on IFMA members and numerous other Christian agencies predominate. Also includes series of maps of Latin American countries identifying nondenominational and denominational mission activity. Numerous mission-related subjects are documented. Persons prominently featured include Jack Frizen, Billy Graham, and...
Dates: Created: 1934-1983, undated

Woman's Union Missionary Society Records

Identifier: CN 379
Brief Description Correspondence, reports, personnel files, legal documents, financial files, scrapbooks, and almost 3,000 photographs that document the activity, personnel, and ministry of the organization founded in 1860 by Mrs. Thomas C. Doremus. THe mission was intended as a vehicle for sending single women as missionaries to women in closed societies (and therefore unreachable by male missionaries) in Asia, covering their medical and educational work among orphans and women in Burma, China, India,...
Dates: Created: 1860-1983

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Evangelism & Missions Archives 13
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Evangelistic work -- China. 13
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Missions -- China. 13
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China -- History -- Civil War, 1945-1949. 9
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World War, 1939-1945. 9
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Christian education. 8
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Sino-Japanese Conflict, 1937-1945. 8
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Rural missions. 7
Children of missionaries. 6
Chinese -- Missions. 6
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Indigenous church administration -- China. 6
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Pentecostalism. 6
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Bible colleges -- China. 3
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Christian literature -- Publication and distribution -- China. 3
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Children's songs. 2
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Christian education of adults. 2
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China Inland Mission. 11
OMF International. 9
Zhongguo guo min dang. 7
Wheaton College (Ill.) 5
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Far East Broadcasting Company. 3
Stam, Elisabeth Alden Scott, 1906-1934. 3
Stam, John Cornelius, 1907-1934. 3
Anderson, Helen, 1909-2004. 2
Anderson, Ian Rankin. 2
Buswell, J. Oliver (James Oliver), 1895-1977. 2
Christian Medical Society. 2
Sudan Interior Mission. 2
Taichung Bible Institute (Taiwan) 2
Yu-Shan Theological Institute (Li Yu Tan, Taiwan) 2
Adolph, Harold Paul. 1
Africa Evangelical Fellowship. 1
Africa Inland Mission. 1
Assemblies of God. 1
Association of Church Missions Committees. 1
Belgian Gospel Mission. 1
Bell, L. Nelson (Lemuel Nelson), 1894-1973. 1
Berean Mission. 1
Bible Institute of Los Angeles. 1
Bible and Medical Missionary Fellowship. 1
Blanchard, Charles A. (Charles Albert) 1
Chefoo School (Yen t'ai shih, China) 1
Church Herald Society. 1
College Church in Wheaton (Ill.) 1
Committee to Assist Missionary Education Overseas. 1
Coptic Church. 1
Crossett, Margaret E. 1
Crossett, Vincent. 1
Custer, Sadie. 1
Doremus, Sarah Platt, 1803-1877. 1
Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 1
Evangelical Alliance Mission. 1
Evangelical Committee on Latin America. 1
Evangelical Foreign Missions Association. 1
Evangelical Literature Overseas. 1
Feng, Yuxiang, 1882-1948. 1
Frame, Helen. 1
Frame, Raymond. 1
Frizen, E. L. 1
Gieser, Catharine. 1
Gieser, Paul Kenneth. 1
Gospel Missionary Union. 1
Graham, Billy, 1918-2018. 1
Graham, James R. (James Robert), 1898-1982. 1
Graham, Ruth Bell. 1
Gripsholm (Ocean liner) 1
Haile Selassie I, Emperor of Ethiopia, 1892-1975. 1
Hockman, Robert William, 1906-1935. 1
Hoste, Dixon Edward, 1861-1946. 1
Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship. 1
InterAct Ministries. 1
Interdenominational Foreign Mission Association of North America. 1
Jones, Bob, 1883-1968. 1
Kane, J. Herbert. 1
Kuhn, Isobel. 1
Kuhn, John Becker. 1
Latin America Mission. 1
Liddell, Eric, 1902-1945. 1
Machen, J. Gresham (John Gresham), 1881-1937. 1
Margaret Williamson Hospital (Shanghai, China) 1
Marston, Sarah Hall. 1
McDonald, Jessie, 1888-1980. 1
McIntire, Carl, 1906-2002. 1
Mexican Indian Mission. 1
Mission Aviation Fellowship. 1
Mission Training International. 1
Missionary Furlough Homes Foundation (Wheaton, Ill.) 1
Mixter, Russell L. 1
Narramore Christian Foundation. 1
Orinoco River Mission. 1
Owen, Henry, Jr., 1907-1984. 1
Owen, Marguerite G. 1
Paddon, Beth Jaderquist. 1
Percy, J. O. (John Ottley), 1908- 1
Philips, Martha H. 1
Plymire, Victor Guy, 1881-1956. 1
Prairie Bible Institute. 1
Presbyterian Church in the U.S. 1
Regions Beyond Missionary Union. 1
SEND International. 1
Short Terms Abroad (Organization) 1
Slavic Gospel Association. 1
Small, Elizabeth Stair. 1
Small, Robertson. 1
Soltau, Mabel E. 1
South America Mission. 1
Straw, Darien A. 1
Torrey, Edith C. 1
Unevangelized Fields Mission. 1
United Fellowship for Christian Service. 1
Walvoord, John F. 1
Wheaton '83 1
Wheaton Bible Church (Ill.) 1
Wheaton Eye Clinic (Ill.) 1
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