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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...
Dates: Created: 1981

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 314 Oral History Interview with Martha H. Philips

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Identifier: CN 314
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Martha H. Philips (1905-1996) in which she describes her childhood, education, missionary work in China with China Inland Mission at Chefoo School as a teacher of missionary children, her internment by the Japanese at Temple Hill and Wei Xian camps, repatriation, working with Wycliffe Bible Translators among the Zapotec Indians in southern Mexico, and traveling throughout the world representing the mission. The time period covered by the interviews is roughly...
Dates: Created: 1985

Collection 417 Papers of Dick Springer

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Identifier: CN 417
Scope and Contents Oral history interview and one prayer letter relating to the ministry of Charles Oliver “Dick” Springer, missionary with Overseas Missionary Fellowship in China and Japan from 1937-1996.Series: Audio TapesOral history interview with Dick Springer in which he describes his family and their missionary interest and involvement, conversion, education (at Whitman College, Princeton Theological Seminary, and Moody Bible Institute), his involvement...
Dates: Created: 1937-1989

Collection 678 Oral History Interview with Helen Grace Madeira Cox

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Identifier: CN 678
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Helen Grace Madeira Cox (1921-2019), missionary in China from 1947-1951 and Northern Thailand 1953-1973 with China Inland Mission (later Overseas Missionary Fellowship). Topics discussed include Cox's childhood experiences and early faith in the Church of the Brethren; call to missionary work; education at Columbia Bible College and Wheaton College; teaching Bible in Virginia public schools; attending Missionary Medical Institute and Wycliffe’s Summer Institute of...
Dates: 2014

Collection 681 Oral History Interview with Mertis Byram Heimbach

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Identifier: CN 681
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Mertis Byram Heimbach (1921- ) missionary in China, Thailand, Singapore and U.S. with China Inland Mission (CIM) and (as it was later known) Overseas Missionary Fellowship (OMF) from 1946 to 1999. Topics discussed include childhood in Korea; parents’ mission work; Wheaton College and Prairie Bible Institute; marriage to Ernest Heimbach; Hmong (Miao) people; tribal mission work; Communist takeover of China; Communist treatment of Christians; CIM’s exit from China;...
Dates: 2014

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Children of missionaries. 5
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Women -- Religious life. 4
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China -- History -- Civil War -- 1945-1949 2
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Columbia Bible College, -- Columbia, SC. 1
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China Inland Mission. 3
Kuhn, John Becker. 3
Overseas Missionary Fellowship. 3
Wheaton College (Ill.) 3
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Kuhn, Isobel. 2
Prairie Bible Institute 2
Stam, Elisabeth Alden Scott, 2
Stam, John Cornelius, 2
Adolph, Harold Paul. 1
Anderson, Helen. 1
Anderson, Ian Rankin. 1
Baldock, Mary, 1918- 1
Burgess, V. Ann. 1
Buswell, J. Oliver (James Oliver), 1895-1977. 1
Chefoo School (Yen t'ai shih, China) 1
Christian Medical Society. 1
Coptic Church. 1
Cox, Eric James. 1
Cox, Helen Madeira. 1
Crossett, Margaret E. 1
Crossett, Vincent. 1
Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 1
Elliott, Eleanor Edwards. 1
Elliott, Ruth, 1
Elliott, Walter Scott. 1
Frame, Raymond William. 1
Frost, Henry Weston, 1
Glasser, Arthur F. (Arthur Frederick), 1914- 1
Glover, Robert Hall, 1
Gripsholm (Ship) 1
Haile Selassie 1
Heimbach, Ernest E. 1
Heimbach, Mertis B. 1
Hoste, Dixon Edward. 1
Houghton, Frank, 1894-1972. 1
Hunt, Bruce F. 1
Islam 1
Kane, Winnifred Mary Shepherd, 1
Liddell, Eric, 1902-1945 1
Lombard, Sylvie J. 1
McQuilkin, Robert Crawford, 1886-1952. 1
Methodist Church 1
Moody Bible Institute. 1
Narramore Christian Foundation. 1
Nida, Eugene A. (Eugene Albert), 1914-2011 1
Philips, Martha H. 1
Pike, Kenneth L. (Kenneth Lee), 1912-2000. 1
Pocket Testament League. 1
Price, Rebecca Russell. 1
Princeton Theological Seminary. 1
Springer, Charles Oliver. 1
Springer, Marion. 1
Student Volunteer Movement for Foreign Missions. 1
Sudan Interior Mission. 1
Summer Institute of Linguistics. 1
Taylor, James Hudson, 1832-1905 1
Thiessen, Henry Clarence, 1885- 1
U.S. Center for World Mission 1
Wycliffe Bible Translators. 1
Zwemer, Samuel Marinus, 1
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