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- Yale Divinity Library 68
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- Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library 2
- Missionaries 82
- Missions -- China 50
- Clergy 27
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- Diaries 15
- Missions 11
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- Authors 4
- Changsha Shi (China) 4
- College students -- Religious life 4
- College students in missionary work 4
- Education -- China 4 ∧ less
- Yale University 19
- American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions 15
- Yale-China Association 8
- Beach, Harlan P. (Harlan Page), 1854-1933 5
- Methodist Episcopal Church 5
- Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958 5
- Dwight, Timothy, 1828-1916 4
- Hume, Edward H. (Edward Hicks), 1876-1957 4
- Latourette, Kenneth Scott, 1884-1968 4
- Reed, Edward Bliss, 1872-1940 4
- American Baptist Foreign Mission Society 3
- Bevis, Palmer 3
- Dayton, Arthur Bliss, 1889- 3
- Hadley, Arthur Twining, 1856-1930 3
- Luce, Henry Robinson, 1898-1967 3
- Mott, John R. (John Raleigh), 1865-1955 3
- Rockefeller, John D., Jr. (John Davison), 1874-1960 3
- Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 3
- Smith, Robert Ashton, 1914- 3
- Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915 3 ∧ less
Letters, writings, and printed material document the personal side of the Ady's missionary work in China and Hong. These records complement documentation held in the archives of the Presbyterian Board of Missions. Merrill Steele and Lucile Meloy Ady were Presbyterian missionaries in China and Hong Kong from 1923 to 1960.
American Lutheran Church Women in World Mission Oral History Project / Evangelical Lutheran Church Women in Global Mission Oral History Project Records
The American Lutheran Church Women in World Mission Oral History Project, and its continuation, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Women in Global Mission Oral History document the work of women missionaries serving under these church bodies (or predecessor bodies) from 1921-1991. This collection contains oral history transcripts of Lutheran women missionaries.
Reports, correspondence, photographs, and collected material document the history of the American School Kikungshan and its graduates. The American School Kikungshan was a school for missionary children established by the Lutheran missions in China. The American School Kikungshan Association is the alumni/ae association of the school.
Correspondence, writings, photographs, slides, and collected material document the life and work of Sidney and Olive Anderson, who were Methodist missionaries in China and Hong Kong from 1915 to 1963. They were instrumental in the development of the Moore Memorial Church in Shanghai and spent twelve years in Hong Kong after 1951 working with refugees from mainland China and at the North Point Methodist Church.
Substantive correspondence with Fukien Christian University students and administrators and extensive diary entries document the operations of a Christian university and the way of life of a single woman missionary in China. Eva Asher worked as treasurer and administrative assistant at Fukien Christian University, a Protestant mission-supported university in China, from 1923 to 1950.
Substantive correspondence, photographs, and slides document the Ballous' life and work in China. Earle and Thelma Ballou were missionaries in Tianjin (Tientsin), North China, serving under the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions (ABCFM) from 1916 to 1948.
Correspondence, writings and travel journals kept during Edwin Munsell Bliss's travels in the Near East while an agent for the American Bible Society in the Levant (1872-1888). His writings are devoted to his travels, and letters from family and friends also describe their experiences as missionaries living and traveling in the Near East. Also included is the will of Bliss's first wife, Marie Louise Henderson Bliss.
Substantive letters and detailed diary entries document Buell's daily work as a missionary, her relationships with colleagues, and her views on events in China. Constance Buell was an educational missionary in north China from 1919 to 1951, serving under the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions (ABCFM). She taught at Kobe College in Japan from 1952 to 1958.
This collection consists of personal letters, a diary, oral history transcript, printed material, photographs, and memorabilia dating primarly from 1921 to 1926 when Leonard Caldwell was teaching math and physics at the University of Nanking. Caldwell, a Yale graduate, worked as a civil engineer in the U.S. following his return from China. Marjorie Caldwell was a librarian, as well as missionary wife and mother.