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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 260 Oral History Interviews with Jeannette Thiessen

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Identifier: CN 260
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Jeannette Louise Martig Thiessen (1927-2014) in which she discusses her family life in Illinois, favorite professors and her education at Wheaton College, nurses' training, and years in India (1952-1974) working with her husband under the sponsorship of the Mennonite Mission to the Lepers and American Leprosy Mission. Other topics discussed include: the Indian caste system, Indian politics, economics, literacy, hospital work with lepers, the Indian church, education...
Dates: Created: 1983

Collection 263 Oral History Interview with Margaret Carlson

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Identifier: CN 263
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Margaret Johanna (Larson) Carlson in which she describes growing up in Ecuador as the child of missionaries, her education at Westmont and Wheaton Colleges, her nursing experience, and her missionary service with her husband at the Christian and Missionary Alliance Seminary in Hong Kong. Other topics discussed include: the founding of a HCJB radio station by her father, Reuben Larson, and her involvement in Wheaton College's HNGR Program. Individuals described...
Dates: Created: 1983

Collection 284 Oral History Interview with Gladys Wright

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Identifier: CN 284
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Gladys Lyle Wright (1902-1994), in which she discusses her work as a teacher in Belgian Congo (now Democratic Republic of Congo). Topics discussed include: Wright's family background, education at Wheaton College and Moody Bible Institute, her work as a missionary in the Belgian Congo for the Africa Inland Mission, memories of the Congolese people and culture, and her experiences at Wheaton when she was on the staff of the College after retriring from the mission...
Dates: Created: 1984

Collection 290 Oral History Interview with Merle A. Steely

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Identifier: CN 290
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Merle Ashel Steely, who worked as a missionary with Sudan Interior Mission between 1951 and 1977 in Liberia and Nigeria. Topic discussed include: Steely's conversion while in military service, education and employment at Wheaton College (including the 1950 revival there), his missionary work in Liberia at radio station ELWA and with Sudan Interior Mission in Nigeria, teaching in mission and government schools, evangelism and church planting, Billy Graham's 1960...
Dates: Created: 1984

Collection 311 Papers of Charles J. Guth

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Identifier: CN 311
Scope and Contents Water color paintings and oral history interviews with Charles J. Guth, relating to Guth’s missionary work in Africa with the Sudan Interior Mission. Topics covered by the interviews include: Guth’s education at Wheaton College, preparation for the mission field as a worker with Sudan Interior Mission, his life, work, and contacts as a missionary among the Koma and Maban people of the Sudan; the culture of these peoples; the effect of Sudan's independence on the church in the Sudan, linguistics...
Dates: Created: 1976-1985

Collection 335 Papers of Ralph E. Shannon

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Identifier: CN 335
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews and paper records relating to Ralph Shannon’s life and ministry as a medical missionary in Zaire (now Democratic Republic of Congo).Audio Tapes Four oral history interviews with Ralph Shannon, recorded on eight reels of audio tape. Topics covered include Shannon's childhood in Belgian Congo (Zaire) with his missionary parents, Wheaton College undergraduate and graduate education, service in Zaire as a medical missionary...
Dates: Created: 1986-1990

Collection 351 Oral History Interview with Burt E. Long

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Identifier: CN 351
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Burt E. Long by Wheaton College student Heather Conley in which Long discusses his memories of Paul Rader and the Chicago Gospel Tabernacle, his education at Wheaton College, and his decades of services as a medical missionary for Sudan Interior Mission in Niger and Nigeria. The time period covered by the interviews is 1930-1986.

Burt Long was interviewed by Wheaton College student Heather Conley on November 26 and December 3, 1986.
Dates: Created: 1986

Collection 392 Oral History Interviews with Dorothy J. Mainhood

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Identifier: CN 392
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Dorothy Jane Mainhood in which she describes her childhood, conversion, spiritual growth, education at Wheaton College, call to be a missionary, and work in Thailand for Overseas Missionary Fellowship. Other topics discussed include Mainhood’s medical training, language study in Thailand, Thai people and culture, regional differences in Thailand, the Buddhist and Muslim communities in Thailand, religious syncretism, church-state relations, characteristics of...
Dates: Created: 1988

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American Leprosy Missions. 1
Arctic Missions, Inc. 1
Armerding, Hudson T. 1
Baptist Mid-missions (Organization) 1
Bell, James W. 1
Bell, L. Nelson 1
Blanchard, Charles A. 1
Bokeleale, Jean B. 1
Buswell, J. Oliver. 1
Carlson, Margaret. 1
Carlson, Robert Dean. 1
Chicago Gospel Tabernacle (Ill.) 1
Christian Medical Society. 1
Christian Nurses Fellowship. 1
Christian and Missionary Alliance 1
Christian and Missionary Alliance. 1
Chung-kuo kuo min tang. 1
College Church in Wheaton (Ill.) 1
Dow, Elsie Storrs, 1859-1944 1
ELWA (Radio station : Monrovia, Liberia) 1
Egilse de J'esus-Christ sur la terre par le proph'ete Simon Kimbangu. 1
Eglise Evangelique Republique du Niger. 1
Eglise du Christ au Zaire. 1
Elliot, Jim, 1927-1956 1
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Gandhi, 1
Gieser, Catherine Kirk. 1
Gieser, P. Kenneth. 1
Gillespie, John. 1
Graham, James Robert, 1
Graham, Ruth Bell. 1
Green, Frank O. 1
Guth, Charles J. 1
HCJB (Radio station : Quito, Ecuador) 1
Hawthorne, Gerald F., 1
Hockman, Robert William, 1
Howard, David M. 1
Hursh, Douglas, 1
Interdenominational Foreign Mission Association of North America. 1
Jones, Clarence W. 1
Jones, Howard O. 1
Kent Academy (Jos, Nigeria) 1
Kline, Jean R. 1
Larson, Reuben. 1
Latham, Lance Breton, 1
LeTourneau, Robert Gilmour, 1
Leedy, John W. 1
Long, Burt E. 1
Luckman, Cyril E. 1
Lundgren, Ruby Josephine. 1
MAP International (Organization) 1
Mack, James B. 1
Mainhood, Dorothy, 1
Mayers, Marvin Keene, 1
McCarrell, William. 1
McGavran, Donald A. 1
Mennonite Brethren Church 1
Missionary Furlough Homes Foundation (Wheaton, Ill.) 1
Moody Bible Institute. 1
Nehru, Jawaharlal, 1
Nida, Eugene Albert, 1
North Side Gospel Center (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Olford, Stephen F. 1
Overseas Missionary Fellowship. 1
Page, Isaac. 1
Pike, Kenneth Lee, 1
Pioneer Girls. 1
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) 1
Price, Rebecca Russell. 1
Rader, Paul, 1
Rankin, Dorothy. 1
Redpath, Alan. 1
Shannon, Ralph E. 1
Stam, Elisabeth Alden Scott, 1
Stam, Harry. 1
Stam, John Cornelius, 1
Steely, Merle A. 1
Steely, Vera Mae. 1
Summer Institute of Linguistics. 1
Tenney, Merrill C. (Merrill Chapin), 1904-1985 1
Thiessen, Arthur. 1
Thiessen, Jeannette. 1
Torrey, Edith C. 1
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Urquhart, Betty A. 1
Walvoord, John F. 1
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