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Collection 256 Oral History Interviews with Malcolm and Helen Sawyer

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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 287 Oral History Interview with Margaret Crossett

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Identifier: CN 287
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Margaret Rice Elliott Crossett in which she describes her childhood with her missionary parents in China, her education at Wheaton College, and missionary career with her husband, Vincent Crossett, in China and Taiwan with China Inland Mission/Overseas Missionary Fellowship (1929-1948, 1961-1973). Topics discussed include  Crossett's childhood in China; description of Chinese indigenous worship practices and syncretism in Chinese religious culture; Crossett's...
Dates: Created: 1984-1986

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 315 Oral History Interview with Marie H. Little

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Identifier: CN 315
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Marie Huttenlock Little (1918-2009) in which she describes her childhood in Philadelphia, training as a nurse and further education at Philadelphia School of Bible and the University of Pennsylvania; missionary service with China Inland Mission in 1947, working in Lanzhou and Wu Wei, Gansu province; return to the U.S. in 1950 to become a staff worker for Inter-Varsity. The time period covered by the interviews is circa 1918-1955.Marie Little was...
Dates: Created: 1985

Collection 393 Oral History Interview with David H. Adeney

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Identifier: CN 393
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with David Howard Adeney (1911-1994) in which he describes his childhood, conversion to Christianity, spiritual growth, education, involvement in InterVarsity Christian Fellowship in Great Britain, preparation for missionary work and his missionary career with China Inland Mission in rural areas of Henan Province, China (1934-1941) and with university students in Nanking (1946-1948) and Shanghai (1949-1950). Other topics discussed include: his father's missionary work...
Dates: Created: 1988

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Bible 4
Children of missionaries. 4
Evangelistic work. 4
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Bible -- Study and teaching. 3
Buddhists. 3
Buddhists. -- China. 3
Christian education -- China. 3
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Conversion. 3
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Evangelistic work -- China -- History 3
Evangelistic work -- China -- History -- Civil War, 1945-1949. 3
Evangelistic work -- China -- Social life and customs. 3
Evangelistic work -- China. 3
Indigenous church administration 3
Indigenous church administration -- China. 3
Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 3
Missionaries' spouses. 3
Refugees 3
Rural missions. 3
Women 3
Women -- Religious life. 3
Women missionaries. 3
Worship. 3
Bible -- Publication and distribution. 2
Bible -- Translating. 2
Catholic Church. 2
China. 2
China. -- History 2
China. -- History -- Civil War, 1945-1949. 2
Christian education -- Taiwan. 2
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Crime and criminals -- China. 2
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Evangelistic work -- China -- History -- 1937-1945. 2
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Evangelistic work -- China -- Religion. 2
Evangelistic work -- United States. 2
Family. 2
Indigenous church administration -- Taiwan. 2
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Missions -- Taiwan. 2
Missions. 2
Refugees -- China. 2
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Theology -- Study and teaching -- Asia. 2
Three-self movement. 2
Tribes. 2
Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Alumni. 2
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Ancestor worship. -- China. 1
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Atheism. 1
Baptists -- Missions. 1
Baptists. 1
Bible -- Evidences, authority, etc. 1
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Bible colleges -- Laos. 1
Buddhism. 1
Buddhism. -- Laos. 1
Capital punishment. 1
Catholic Church. -- China. 1
Catholic Church. -- Protestant churches. 1
China -- History -- 1949- 1
China -- Religion 1
China. -- Description and travel. 1
China. -- History -- 1912-1937. 1
China. -- History -- 1937-1945. 1
China. -- History -- Revolution, 1911-1912. 1
China. -- Social life and customs. 1
Chinese language. 1
Christian martyrs -- China. 1
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Overseas Missionary Fellowship. 4
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Hoste, Dixon Edward. 3
Adeney, David H. (David Howard) 2
Buswell, J. Oliver. 2