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Collection 116 Oral History Interviews with Helen Elliott

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Identifier: CN 116
Scope and Contents Oral History interviews conducted with Helen Ruth Belcher Elliot (1927-2012), missionary with Wycliffe Bible Translators to the Ixil Indian tribe in Guatemala. Topics include Wheaton College during the 1940s, field experiences, Guatemalan culture and religion, and family activities. Topics covered in the interview include:  Elliott's childhood, marriage and early family life, education at Wheaton College (including courses, academic and social life), decision to become a missionary with...
Dates: Created: 1980

Collection 299 Oral History Interview with Ruth M. Thomas

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Identifier: CN 299
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Ruth M. Thomas about her family and religious background, conversion, recollections of Billy Sunday's campaign in Scranton, PA in 1914, her education at Wheaton College, call to foreign missions, work as a missionary nurse wiht the Presbyterian Board of Foreign Missions in a rehabilitation program of a leper colony in southwestern China along the Burmese border among the Tai-Lu people, language study, worship and use of music, an anti-opium campaign, and a...
Dates: Created: 1985

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Animism -- Guatemala. 1
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Children of missionaries. 1
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- China. 1
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- Guatemala. 1
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- Interdenominational cooperation 1
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- Interdenominational cooperation -- Guatemala. 1
Church and social problems 1
Church and social problems -- China. 1
Church and state 1
Church and state -- Guatemala. 1
College students 1
College students -- Religious life. 1
Cooperative societies 1
Cooperative societies -- China. 1
Drug addictions 1
Drug addictions -- China. 1
Drug traffic 1
Drug traffic -- China. 1
Education 1
Education -- Guatemala. 1
Education -- United States. 1
Evangelistic work -- Guatemala. 1
Evangelistic work -- United States. 1
Family 1
Family -- United States. 1
Golden Triangle (Southeast Asia) 1
Guatemala 1
Guatemala -- Economic conditions. 1
Guatemala -- Politics and government. 1
Guatemala -- Race relations. 1
Guatemala -- Religion 1
Indians of Central America 1
Indians of Central America -- Guatemala 1
Indians of Central America -- Guatemala -- Missions. 1
Indians of Central America -- Guatemala. 1
Indigenous church administration -- China. 1
Indigenous church administration -- Guatemala. 1
Ixil Indians 1
Ixil Indians -- Missions. 1
Ixil Indians -- Religion. 1
Ixil Indians. 1
Leprosy 1
Leprosy -- China. 1
Linguistic analysis (Linguistics) 1
Linguistics 1
Linguistics -- Guatemala. 1
Linguists 1
Linguists -- United States. 1
Literacy 1
Literacy -- Guatemala. 1
Medical care -- China. 1
Medical care -- Guatemala. 1
Missions, Medical -- China. 1
Missions, Medical -- Guatemala. 1
Opium trade 1
Opium trade -- China. 1
Pentecostalism 1
Pentecostalism -- Guatemala. 1
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Race relations. 1
Religious institutions. 1
Rural missions 1
Rural missions -- China. 1
Smallpox 1
Smallpox -- China. 1
Tai (Southeast Asian people) 1
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Theological seminaries -- Guatemala. 1
Tribes -- China. 1
Tribes -- Guatemala. 1
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