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Christians Supporting Community Organizing

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

Collection 092 Ephemera of Robert B. Ekvall

Identifier: CN 092
Scope and Contents

Oral history interviews, correspondence, photographs, and a manuscript that describe Robert B. Ekvall's education at Wheaton College, work as a missionary in China and Tibet, and military and diplomatic activities during World War II and after in China and Southeast Asia.

Dates: Created: 1933-1980

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 256 Oral History Interviews with Malcolm and Helen Sawyer

Identifier: CN 256
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Malcolm Maurice Sawyer (1919-2007) and with Helen Irvin Sawyer, in which the Sawyers discuss their childhood, education, and working for the Christian and Missionary Alliance in China, 1948-1950 and in Laos, 1950-1975. Mission activities in Laos include church planting, training of pastors, and medical assistance to the Khamu and Hmong peoples, language study, Vietnam, Thailand and Tibet, transfer to Laos, cultural differences, political situation in Vietnam,...
Dates: Created: 1985

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 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 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

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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Evangelistic work -- China. 10
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China -- History -- 1937-1945. 9
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Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 8
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Women missionaries. 8
Indigenous church administration 7
Missionaries -- Training of. 7
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Women -- Religious life. 7
World War, 1939-1945. 7
Children of missionaries. 6
Christian literature -- Publication and distribution. 6
Christian literature. 6
Church and state. 6
Conversion. 6
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Indigenous church administration -- China. 6
Missions -- Educational work. 6
Bible colleges 5
China -- History -- 1949- 5
China -- Religion. 5
Chinese -- Missions. 5
Chinese. 5
Christian education. 5
Pentecostalism. 5
Rural missions. 5
Sino-Japanese Conflict, 1937-1945. 5
Tribes. 5
Bible colleges -- China. 4
Bible. 4
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Christian education of adults. 2
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Education -- China. 2
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China Inland Mission. 7
OMF International. 6
Zhongguo guo min dang. 6
Wheaton College (Ill.) 4
Bible Institute of the Philippines (Valenzuela, Philippines) 3
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Anderson, Helen, 1909-2004. 2
Anderson, Ian Rankin. 2
Christian and Missionary Alliance. 2
Ekvall, Robert B. (Robert Brainerd), 1898-1983. 2
Far East Broadcasting Company. 2
Moody Bible Institute. 2
Taichung Bible Institute (Taiwan) 2
Yu-Shan Theological Institute (Li Yu Tan, Taiwan) 2
Adolph, Harold Paul. 1
Alley, Rewi, 1897-1987. 1
Assemblies of God. 1
Bible Institute of Los Angeles. 1
Bible and Medical Missionary Fellowship. 1
Blanchard, Charles A. (Charles Albert) 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973. 1
Buswell, J. Oliver (James Oliver), 1895-1977. 1
Christian Medical Society. 1
Church Herald Society. 1
Coptic Church. 1
Crossett, Margaret E. 1
Crossett, Vincent. 1
Doremus, Sarah Platt, 1803-1877. 1
Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 1
Feng, Yuxiang, 1882-1948. 1
Frame, Helen. 1
Frame, Raymond. 1
Haile Selassie I, Emperor of Ethiopia, 1892-1975. 1
Hoste, Dixon Edward, 1861-1946. 1
Kane, J. Herbert. 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
Narramore Christian Foundation. 1
Owen, Henry, Jr., 1907-1984. 1
Owen, Marguerite G. 1
Paddon, Beth Jaderquist. 1
Plymire, Victor Guy, 1881-1956. 1
Sawyer, Helen L. 1
Sawyer, Malcolm M. 1
Soltau, Mabel E. 1
Straw, Darien A. 1
Sudan Interior Mission. 1
United Fellowship for Christian Service. 1
Woman's Union Missionary Society of America. 1
Wright, J. Elwin. 1
Zhou, Enlai, 1898-1976. 1
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