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Christians Supporting Community Organizing

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

Collection 051 Papers of Katharine H. Schoerner

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Identifier: CN 051
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Katherine Hastings Dodd Schoerner for the Missionary Sources Collection at the BGC Archives, in which she describes her experiences as a missionary with China Inland Mission from 1931-1951. Also included the collection are five letters written during her ministry in China describing her life there.Katharine Schoerner was interviewed by Wheaton College student Gary Ziccardi on October 20, 1978 at her home in Evergreen Park. Topics covered in the interview...
Dates: Created: 1978

Collection 055 Papers of Otto F. Schoerner

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Identifier: CN 055
Scope and Contents Papers of Otto Frederick Schoerner a Wheaton College alumnus and missionary with China Inland Mission in Sinkiang, Honan, and Kangsu Provinces of China from 1931-1951. Collection includes an oral history interview, correspondence, autobiography, and photographs.
Dates: Created: 1949-2006

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 164 Oral History Interview with Elizabeth Small

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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

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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 time...
Dates: Created: 1981

Collection 182 Papers of J. Herbert and Winnifred Kane

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Identifier: CN 182
Scope and Contents Correspondence and curriculum material from James Herbert Kane and Winnifred Mary (Shepherd) Kane's missiology courses, and three oral history interviews. Materials document the Kanes' missionary work in China and Dr. Kane's teaching in the U.S.  Events described in the interviews cover the time period from 1932 to 1950.
Dates: Created: 1934-1987

Collection 187 Papers of Eleanor R. Elliott

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Identifier: CN 187
Scope and Contents Family correspondence, prayer letters, brochures, newspaper clippings, prayer cards and letters from other missionaries, photographs, slides, negatives, journals and diaries, and eight interviews concerning Elliott's childhood in China, mission work with China Inland Mission (now Overseas Missionary Fellowship) in China and the Philippines, her experiences as an evangelist and teacher, her life in China during the Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945, and the civil war that followed. Her retirement is...
Dates: Created: 1910-1988

Collection 206 Oral History Interview with John C. Chin

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Identifier: CN 206
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with John C. Chin (1911-1989) in which he discusses his childhood in China, medical training, and the Chinese Christian church; the work of China Inland Mission in Honan, Szechwan, and Yunnan provinces; the Japanese occupation of China; Nationalist and Communist parties; medical work in CIM and Presbyterian hospitals; war conditions and relocation to Taiwan;  Also discussed is his founding of the Lutheran Seminary, Taiwan; the contemporary status of Chinese Christians,...
Dates: Created: 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 222 Records of the OC International

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Identifier: CN-222
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports, minutes, manuscripts, handbooks, directories, photographs, etc., relating to the mission's work of evangelism, church planting and development of national leadership in Africa, Asia, Europe, and Latin America since its origin in 1950.Documents describe the founding and expansion of the mission, administrations of Dick Hillis (first president from 1951-1976, but also including files dating back to 1933 on his years as a missionary in China with China Inland...
Dates: Created: 1933-1998

Collection 231 Papers of Ian and Helen Anderson

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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 232 Papers of Esther Hess

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Identifier: CN 232-232
Scope and Contents Correspondence, photographs, and articles relating to Esther Hess's missionary work as a nurse in China with China Inland Mission from 1931 to 1945. The materials not only document Hess's missionary career, but also the Sino-Japanese war and her confinement to a Japanese internment camp from 1942-1945.
Dates: Created: 1931-1959; Majority of material found in 1931-1941

Collection 246 Papers of Jessie McDonald

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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

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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 period...
Dates: Created: 1983

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 decision...
Dates: Created: 1984-1986

Collection 293 Oral History Interview with Melvin D. Suttie

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Identifier: CN 293
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Melvin David Suttie (1912-2006) in which he discusses his childhood, Christian growth, education at Wheaton College and Biblical Seminary in New York and Omaha Presbyterian Seminary, missionary work with China Inland Mission (1940-1950), work among university students, persecution, evangelistic work among the Chinese population and Nationalist troops, his wife Mary's work among women, their children, church and state relations in China, the impact of the...
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 in...
Dates: Created: 1988

Collection 421 Oral History Interviews with Arthur F. Glasser

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Identifier: CN 421
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Arthur Frederick Glasser (1914-2009) in which he discusses his family background; conversion to Christianity at a Keswick conference; his education at Moody Bible Institute and Faith Seminary in Wilmington, DE; service as a chaplain during World War II; marriage, work with Dawson Trotman and the Navigators; service as a missionary in China with China Inland Mission; the Communist revolution in China; the 1951 Bournemouth conference to determine CIM's future; and...
Dates: Created: 1989-1998

Collection 435 Ephemera of Isobel Miller Kuhn

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Identifier: CN 435
Scope and Contents Correspondence, newsletters, articles, negatives, and photographs relating to the missionary service of Isobel and John Kuhn, primarily among the Lisu people in China and Thailand with Overseas Missionary Fellowship from 1928 to 1954. The topics discussed in the letters include travel in China, missions work, their marriage, birth of daughter and son, cultural differences, advance of communists into the Lisu area, biographical sketches of co-workers Mary Baldock, Frances Bailey, Lilian Hamer,...
Dates: Created: 1927-1983

Collection 449 Ephemera of the Stam Family

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Identifier: CN 449
Scope and Contents Memoirs, newsletters, correspondence, diary, photos, film, poems, newspaper clippings and other items that relate to the Stam family, their Christian faith, Star of Hope Mission and the missions and evangelism work of various family members, especially John and Betty Stam who were killed in China by Chinese Communist soldiers in 1934.
Dates: Created: 1919-2003

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 contested...
Dates: Created: 1992

Collection 471 Papers of W. Arthur Saunders

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Identifier: CN 471
Scope and Contents Oral history interview and a manuscript translated by W. Arthur Saunders, relating to Saunder’s missionary service in China with China Inland Mission and Overseas Missionary Fellowship from 1930 to 1987. The interview describes his childhood in England, emigration to New Zealand, training at the New Zealand Bible Institute, joining the China Inland Mission, going to China in 1930, evangelistic work in south Gansu province, the work of Chinese evangelists, worship services in Gansu churches,...
Dates: Created: 1992

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

Collection 562 Papers of Roger and Mary Howes

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Identifier: CN 562
Scope and Contents Address books, articles, autograph books, birthday book, correspondence, diaries, documents, journals, manuscripts, newspaper clippings, notebooks, photographs, prayer letters, scrapbooks, sermon notes, songbooks, and testimony which document the Howes' work as China Inland Mission (CIM) missionaries in China from 1925 through 1945, and their work at CIM (later Overseas Missionary Fellowship) office in Chicago and Headquarters in Philadelphia before they retired in 1965. Their correspondence...
Dates: Created: 1899-1993

Gospel Tract Collection

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Identifier: SC-222
Dates: Other: -

Small Collection 080 Papers of Martha Pohnert

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Identifier: SCN 080
Scope and Contents This collection contains one prayer letter from Martha Pohnert, a missionary with China Inland Mission, decribing Pohnert's Chinese co-workers, prayer needs, famine in the area, and the state of an outlying town damaged by soldiers.
Dates: Created: 1929

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Evangelistic work 27
Evangelistic work -- China. 25
Missionaries 25
Women in missionary work. 19
Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 17
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Women 16
Women -- Religious life. 16
Evangelistic work -- China 15
Evangelistic work -- China -- History 15
Language in missionary work. 15
Sino-Japanese Conflict, 1937-1945. 15
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions 14
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- China. 14
Indigenous church administration 14
Missionaries -- Training of 14
Missions 14
Children of missionaries. 13
Indigenous church administration -- China. 13
China. 12
Evangelistic work -- China -- History -- 1937-1945. 12
Missions -- China. 12
World War, 1939-1945. 12
China. -- History 11
Christian education 11
China. -- History -- 1937-1945. 10
Christian education -- China. 10
Conversion. 10
Evangelistic work -- China -- History -- Civil War, 1945-1949. 10
Medical care 10
Rural churches 10
Rural churches -- China. 10
Christianity and culture. 9
Church and state 9
Medical care -- China. 9
Missionaries -- Leaves and furloughs. 9
Missionaries, Resignation of. 9
Missionaries, Withdrawal of. 9
Rural missions 9
Bible 8
Chinese 8
Chinese -- Missions. 8
Christian life. 8
Church and state -- China. 8
Persecution 8
Theology 8
China. -- History -- Civil War, 1945-1949. 7
Church development, New. 7
Evangelistic work -- China -- Religion. 7
Persecution -- China. 7
Refugees 7
Refugees -- China. 7
Bible -- Study and teaching. 6
Education 6
Evangelistic work -- China -- History -- 1949- 6
Missions -- Philippines. 6
Religious institutions. 6
Tribes 6
Buddhists. 5
Buddhists. -- China. 5
China -- History -- 1949- 5
Christian education -- Taiwan. 5
Christian leadership. 5
Culture shock. 5
Evangelistic work -- China -- Politics and government. 5
Evangelistic work -- Taiwan. 5
Evangelistic work -- United States. 5
Family. 5
Missions -- Taiwan. 5
Organizational change. 5
Rural missions -- China. 5
Theology -- Study and teaching. 5
Three-self movement. 5
Bible colleges 4
China. -- Description and travel. 4
China. -- History -- 1912-1937. 4
China. -- Religion. 4
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- Educational work. 4
Christian education -- Philippines. 4
Christian literature 4
Christian martyrs 4
Christian martyrs -- China. 4
Church and social problems. 4
Church work with women 4
Church work with women -- China. 4
Evangelicalism. 4
Evangelistic work -- Philippines. 4
Indigenous church administration -- Taiwan. 4
Mass media in missionary work. 4
Missionaries -- Training of. 4
Missionaries' spouses. 4
Missions -- Biblical teaching. 4
Missions -- Educational work. 4
Missions -- Interdenominational cooperation. 4
Missions to Buddhists 4
Missions to Buddhists -- China. 4
Missions, Medical 4
Missions, Medical. 4
Pentecostalism 4
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Names
Overseas Missionary Fellowship. 16
Chung-kuo kuo min tang. 11
Wheaton College (Ill.) 8
Moody Bible Institute. 7
Stam, Elisabeth Alden Scott, 7
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Stam, John Cornelius, 7
Anderson, Helen. 4
Anderson, Ian Rankin. 4
Buswell, J. Oliver. 4
Hoste, Dixon Edward. 4
Houghton, Frank, 4
Kane, J. Herbert. 4
Schoerner, Katharine Dodd. 4
Schoerner, Otto Frederick. 4
Bible Institute of the Philippines (Valenzuela, Philippines) 3
Borden Memorial Hospital (Lanchow, China) 3
Crossett, Margaret E. 3
Graham, Billy, 1918-2018 3
Straw, Darien A. 3
Zhongguo guo min dang. 3
Adeney, David H. (David Howard) 2
Bosshardt, Rudolf Alfred. 2
Chefoo School (Yen-t'ai shih, China) 2
Chiang, Kai-shek. 2
Cook, Clyde. 2
Crossett, Vincent L. 2
Dow, Elsie Storrs, 1859-1944 2
Elliott, Eleanor Edwards. 2
Elliott, Ruth, 2
Elliott, Walter Scott. 2
Far East Broadcasting Company. 2
Frame, Helen. 2
Frame, Raymond. 2
Gibb, George W. 2
Glasser, Arthur F. 2
Glover, Robert Hall, 2
Hess, Esther. 2
Hess, Lawrence. 2
Hillis, Dick. 2
Kane, Winnifred Mary Shepherd, 2
Keyes, Lawrence E., 2
Kuhn, Isobel. 2
Montgomery, James H., 2
Nee, Watchman. 2
Nowack, Ruth Louise. 2
OC International. 2
OC Ministries. 2
Orient Crusades. 2
Overseas Crusades. 2
Palau, Luis, 2
Sanders, J. Oswald (John Oswald), 1902-1992 2
Sports Ambassadors. 2
Stott, John R. W. 2
Taichung Bible Institute (Taichung, Taiwan) 2
Taylor, James Hudson, 2
Yu-Shan Theological Institute (Li Yu Tan, Taiwan) 2
Adeney, Ruth W. 1
Adolph, Harold Paul. 1
American Bible Society. 1
Barrington College. 1
Berean Bible Society. 1
Bible Institute of Los Angeles. 1
Blanchard, Charles A. 1
Booth-Clibborn, Catherine. 1
Borden, William. 1
Chandapilla, P. T. 1
Chao, Calvin. 1
Chapei Civil Assembly Center (Shanghai, China) 1
Chefoo School (Kalimpong, India) 1
Chefoo School (Malaysia) 1
Chin, John C. 1
Chou, En-lai. 1
Christian Medical Society. 1
Christian and Missionary Alliance 1
Chung-kuo kuo min tang 1
Coptic Church. 1
Custer, Sadie. 1
Discipleship Training Center (Singapore) 1
Duke, Flora Nell. 1
Dunn, Marvin. 1
Dunn, Miriam. 1
Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 1
Embery, William James. 1
Evangelical Alliance Mission. 1
Faith Academy (Quezon City, Philippines) 1
Feng, Yu-hsiang, 1
Fish, Hamilton, 1
Fraser, James Outram, 1
Frost, Henry Weston, 1
Fuller Theological Seminary. 1
Guinness, Henry, 1
Haile Selassie 1
Hockman, Robert William, 1
Houghton, Stanley, 1
Howes, M. R. 1
Howes, Mary F. 1
Howes, Roger W. 1
Hull, Cordell, 1
Hunter, George W., 1
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