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Collection 075 Oral History Interviews with Elizabeth Warner

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Identifier: CN 075
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Elizabeth Howard Warner (1912-2000) in which she describes her childhood in the Canton Province of China as a daughter of missionaries, Canton Christian College where her father worked, studies and personalities at Wheaton College, her mission work among girls with Door of Hope Mission in Canton and Hong Kong, Chinese education, economic and social conditions, religion (particularly Buddhism), politics and government, the impact of China's war with Japan, and...
Dates: Created: 1978

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 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...
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 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 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

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

Overseas Missionary Fellowship (China Inland Mission) Records

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Identifier: CN 215
Brief Description 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 work...
Dates: Created: 1853, 1886-1990, 2001, undated; Other: Majority of material found in 1886-2001

Woman's Union Missionary Society Records

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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. 9
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Language in missionary work. 6
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Christianity and culture. 5
Education 5
Hospitals -- China. 5
Indigenous church administration -- China. 5
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Education -- China. 4
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Christian martyrs -- China. 3
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Evangelistic work -- Taiwan. 3
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Medical education -- China. 3
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Missions, Medical -- China. 3
Persecution. 3
Presbyterians. 3
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Bible -- Publication and distribution. 2
Bible colleges -- China. 2
Bible. 2
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Children of missionaries -- China. 2
China -- Description and travel. 2
China -- History -- 1949- 2
China -- History -- Boxer Rebellion, 1899-1901. 2
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Education -- United States. 2
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Intercultural communication. 2
International relief. 2
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Missionaries' spouses. 2
Missionaries, Withdrawal of. 2
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China Inland Mission. 6
Wheaton College (Ill.) 5
Zhongguo guo min dang. 5
Buswell, J. Oliver (James Oliver), 1895-1977. 4
OMF International. 3
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Stam, Elisabeth Alden Scott, 1906-1934. 3
Stam, John Cornelius, 1907-1934. 3
Chiang, Kai-shek, 1887-1975. 2
Crossett, Margaret E. 2
Elliott, Eleanor Edwards. 2
Elliott, Ruth, 1908- 2
Elliott, Walter Scott. 2
Feng, Yuxiang, 1882-1948. 2
Graham, Billy, 1918-2018. 2
Graham, Ruth Bell. 2
Hoste, Dixon Edward, 1861-1946. 2
American Bible Society. 1
Anderson, Helen, 1909-2004. 1
Anderson, Ian Rankin. 1
Asian Theological Seminary. 1
Bangkok Bible College (1971-) (Bangkok, Thailand) 1
Bell, L. Nelson (Lemuel Nelson), 1894-1973. 1
Bible and Medical Missionary Fellowship. 1
Borden Memorial Hospital (Lanchow, China) 1
Borden, William, 1887-1913. 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973. 1
Chefoo School (Yen t'ai shih, China) 1
Chin, John C. 1
China Inter-Varsity Evangelical Christian Students Fellowship. 1
Christian Medical Society. 1
Christian School in Japan (1950-) 1
College Church in Wheaton (Ill.) 1
Cooke, Allyn B. 1
Cooke, Leila Robinson. 1
Crossett, Vincent. 1
Door of Hope Mission. 1
Doremus, Sarah Platt, 1803-1877. 1
Dow, Elsie Storrs. 1
Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 1
Evangelical Alliance Mission (TEAM) 1
Faith Academy (Quezon City, Philippines) 1
Fraser, James Outram, 1886-1938. 1
Frost, Henry Weston, 1858- 1
Gibb, George W. 1
Gieser, Catharine. 1
Gieser, Paul Kenneth. 1
Glasser, Arthur F. (Arthur Frederick), 1914- 1
Glover, Robert Hall, 1871-1947. 1
Graham, James R. (James Robert), 1898-1982. 1
Hebron School (1974-) (Ooty, India) 1
Hess, Esther N. 1
Hess, Lawrence. 1
Hockman, Robert William, 1906-1935. 1
Houghton, Frank, 1894-1972. 1
Hunter, George W., 1861-1946. 1
Jacoby, Walter S. 1
Kuhn, Isobel. 1
Little Flock (China) 1
Margaret Williamson Hospital (Shanghai, China) 1
Marston, Sarah Hall. 1
McDonald, Jessie, 1888-1980. 1
Missionary Furlough Homes Foundation (Wheaton, Ill.) 1
Mixter, Russell L. 1
Moody Bible Institute. 1
Morrison Academy (Taiwan) 1
Nee, Watchman. 1
Paddon, Beth Jaderquist. 1
Pickard, David 1
Presbyterian Church in the U.S. 1
Renich-Meyers, Jill. 1
Sanders, J. Oswald (John Oswald), 1902-1992. 1
Schoerner, Katharine Dodd. 1
Singapore Bible College. 1
Soltau, Mabel E. 1
South China Boat Mission. 1
Straw, Darien A. 1
Taylor, James H., III, 1929-2009. 1
Taylor, James Hudson, 1832-1905. 1
Taylor, Maria, 1837-1870. 1
Tiffany, Orrin Edward. 1
Torrey, Edith C. 1
Torrey, R. A. (Reuben Archer), 1856-1928. 1
United Fellowship for Christian Service. 1
Walvoord, John F. 1
Wang, Leland. 1
Warner, Elizabeth Howard, 1912-2000. 1
Wei Xian Internment Camp (China) 1
Wheaton Bible Church (Ill.) 1
Wheaton Eye Clinic (Ill.) 1
Woman’s Union Missionary Society of America for Heathen Lands. 1
Woods, James Baker. 1
World Missionary Conference. 1
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