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Edna Lawrence papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: A 205

Scope and Contents

The collection (1905-1954) contains letters and other papers mostly relating to Presbyterian missions in Korea.

The collection includes reports concerning the Severance Union Medical College, in Seoul, by Esther L. Shields, a missionary nurse, and annual reports on the Presbyterian Hospital in Taegu, Korea.

Correspondence also includes a letter by Edna Lawrence from France, August 6, 1918, when she was a nurse at U. S. Army Base Hospital No. 47.


  • Creation: 1905-1954


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open to the public. Collection must be used in Special Collections and University Archives Reading Room. Collection or parts of collection may be stored offsite. Please contact Special Collections and University Archives in advance of your visit to allow for transportation time.

Conditions Governing Use

Property rights reside with Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections and University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.


0.025 linear feet (1 container) : 1 folder

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Edna Lawrence worked with the Presbyterian Mission Hospital in Taegu, Korea. The collection (1905-1954) contains letters and other papers mostly relating to Presbyterian missions in Korea.

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This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.

Guide to the Edna Lawrence Papers
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Tanya Parlet and Kira B. Homo.
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Finding aid written in English.
Funding for production of this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).

Repository Details

Part of the University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives Repository

1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR 97403-1299 USA