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Homer V. Bradshaw was a missionary doctor in China who authored a report about the seizure of the Prebysterian missionaries at the American Presbyterian Mission at Linhsien, Kwangtung Province, China, between 1949-1954. The collection contains his report titled, "Behind bars, behind the Bamboo Curtain."
Clarence Burton Day (1889-1987) was a Presbyterian missionary teacher in China (1915-1943) and India (1947-1951). The collection includes correspondence, diaries, manuscripts, and photographs that reflect his work as a missionary.
Joseph LeRoy Dodds (1891 - 1973) worked in India as a Presbyterian missionary in 1917, and in 1932, Dodds was appointed secretary of the India Council of the Presbyterian Board of Foreign Missions, and four years later he became secretary of the Board itself. The collection (1917-1958) contains correspondence and notes pertaining to trips Dodds made to China, the Near East, and Iran, as well as to his early experiences in India as teacher and instructor at the seminary.
Elizabeth G. Lewis Dunbar (1886 - ?) served as a medical missionary to India, from 1916 until 1947. The collection (1947) contains the manuscript of her autobiography.
Barbara Hayes was the wife John David Hayes, who was a Presbyterian missionary in Peking, China, from 1917 to 1943. The collection (1973) contains a manuscript of a biography of John David Hayes, by Barbara Hayes.
Dr. Charles F. Johnson (b. 1857) was a Presbyterian educator and medical missionary in China during the Boxer Rebellion and the Japanese invasion. He directed the new Union Medical College in Tsinan and led the Chinese Medical Missionaries' Association. The collection consists primarily of his outgoing correspondence in letterpress copy books, along with some published information related to Union Medical College, and minor writings by Dr. Johnson.
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.
Paul and Esther Melrose traveled to Hainan, China as missionaries of the Presbyterian Church. They were in Hainan, with interruptions until 1944. The collection contains correspondence, literary manuscripts, diaries and ephemeral materials that reflect the Melroses' careers as missionaries in China.
Esther Morse (1898-1975) was a medical missionary in China and Pakistan. The collection contains correspondence, diaries, speeches, biographical information, scrapbooks, and photographs that offer a detailed picture of the experiences of a medical missionary woman whose life intersected with some of the most significant transitions in 20th century China and Pakistan.
Herbert H. Pommerenke and his wife Jean were missionaries in China for over twenty years. The collection contains correspondence to and from China regarding the life and customs of Chinese people and the activities and problems of the missionaries, and also newsletters, 1923-1946.
Letters from Lillian Schuler written for Board of Foreign Missions of the Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A., describing Teheran and people she met there.
Dr. Frederick Gilman Scovel (born 1902) and his wife Myra Scovel (August 11, 1905- August 26, 1994) were missionaries overseas for the United Presbyterian Church for almost thirty years. The works in this collection are a collection of correspondence, diaries, manuscripts and other miscellaneous items that represent the Scovels’ missionary work and their time spent overseas.
Elizabeth Curtis Wright (1887-1974) was a Christian missionary teacher in China in the early 1920s through the 1950s. The collection includes correspondence, biographical materials, memoirs, and miscellaneous documents that reflect her mission work.
- Correspondence 9
- Religion 9
- Missionaries 7
- Women 6
- Diaries 4
- Manuscripts for publication 3
- Missionaries -- China 3
- Missionaries -- India 3
- Missions, American -- China 3
- Missions, American -- India 3
- Photographs 3
- Newsletters 2
- Presbyterian Church -- Missions -- India -- Punjab 2
- Prisoners of war -- China 2
- Prisoners of war -- United States 2
- Sino-Japanese Conflict, 1937-1945 -- China -- Personal narratives, American 2
- Women missionaries -- India -- Biography 2
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, Japanese 2
- Americans -- India -- Biography 1
- Autobiographies 1 ∧ less
- Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. Board of Foreign Missions 3
- Bradshaw, Homer V. (Homer Vernon), 1899- 1
- Day, Clarence Burton 1
- Dodds, Joseph Leroy, 1891-1973 1
- Dunbar, Elizabeth G. Lewis, 1886- 1
- Fife family 1
- Hayes, Barbara Monteath Kelman, 1893-1975 1
- Hayes, John David, 1888-1957 1
- Hutchison, David W. 1
- Johnson, Charles F., 1857- 1
- Lawrence, Edna 1
- Melrose, Esther 1
- Melrose, Paul 1
- Morse, Esther, 1898-1975 1
- Nanyang University 1
- Perkins, Sara Emily, 1892- 1
- Pommerenke, Herbert, 1900-1978 1
- Pommerenke, Jean Macpherson, 1895- 1
- Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. South China Mission 1 ∧ less