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Missionaries -- Women

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Collection 631 Oral History Interviews with Maria Katherine Waldschmidt

 Collection
Identifier: CN 631
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Maria Katherine Waldschmidt in which she discusses her family background, Roman Catholic upbringing, experiences as an exchange student in Germany, her spiritual struggle and conversion; spiritual atmosphere in Germany in the late 1980s. The time period covered by the interview is roughly 1959-1988.

Maria Katherine Waldschmidt was interviewed by Bob Shuster at the Wheaton College Billy Graham Center Archives on February 9, 2007.
Dates: 2007

Collection 719 Papers of Janet Wismer

 Collection
Identifier: CN 719
Scope and Contents Transcripts of broadcasts, correspondence, newsletters, articles, and memorabilia, relating to Janet Wismer's work as a staff member and producer for Elisabeth Elliot’s Gateway to Joy radio program. The collection also contains some material documenting Wismer's friendship with Elliot.
Dates: 1959-2012; Majority of material found in 1981-2012

Collection 720 Papers of Louise H. Pierson

 Item
Identifier: CN 720
Scope and Contents Photographs, mission newsletters, newspaper clippings, letters, drawings, and pressed flowers arranged in a scrapbook mainly documenting the work of several early Woman’s Union Missionary Society (WUMS) workers in China, Japan, and India. Most of the scrapbook appears to be focused on the work of Mrs. Louise Henrietta Pierson in Yokohama, Japan through the American Mission Home (now known as Yokohama Kyoritsu Kritsu Gakuen or Doremus School) from 1871-1899.
Dates: 1871-1902