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Missionaries -- China

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:

Ashmore Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 564
Abstract The Ashmore Family papers are divided according to family member and also by medium. This collection consists of correspondence, writings by and about William and Lida Ashmore and other members of their family, memorabilia, photographs, and Chinese artwork.
Dates: 1850-1937

Arthur and Ella Coole papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 793
Abstract Arthur and Ella Coole were Methodist missionaries serving in North China between the years 1924 and 1947. The collection includes correspondence, literary manuscripts, biographical information, missionary publications, scrapbooks, and other materials relating to the Coole's missionary work.
Dates: 1908-1974

Eliza Anne Hughes Davis papers

 Collection
Identifier: A 285
Abstract Eliza Anne Hughes Davis was an American Methodist who corresponded with women missionaries in China. The papers contain Mrs. Davis' incoming correspondence, including letters from Jennie V. Hughes that mention Ms. Hughes' work with the Women's Foreign Missionary Service in Kiukiang, China. In her capacity as Principal of the Knowles Bible Training School, Ms. Hughes directed an organization run exclusively by and for women, using the tenets of Methodism as a basis for training Chinese women in...
Dates: 1895-1920

Clarence Burton Day papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 785
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1914-1971

Murray Scott Frame and Alice Seymore Brown Frame papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 421
Abstract Murray Scott Frame (d.1918) was a Congregational missionary and teacher in Lahore, India and Beijing, China, where he witnessed the 1911 Republican Revolution. His brother, John Davidson Frame (b. 1880), was a medical missionary for the Presbyterian Church in Persia. The collection consists of correspondence from the brothers to the family, including Alice Seymour Brown Frame, Murray's wife.
Dates: 1901-1916

Giffen Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: A 298
Abstract The Giffen Family Papers consist of outgoing correspondence from Edward and Bertha Giffen written between 1894 and 1896 during their two-year mission in Hankow and Ching-Ku, China.
Dates: 1894-1896

Arthur M. Guttery papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 027
Abstract Arthur M. Guttery (1885-1981) was a Protestant minister and missionary for the Y.M.C.A. The collection contains sermons, religious addresses, essays on China, correspondence, and memoirs of Y.M.C.A. workers in China.
Dates: 1919-1981

Emily Hatfield Hobart papers

 Collection
Identifier: A 188
Abstract Emily Hatfield Hobart was an Christian missionary to China. The collection includes her outgoing correspondence, as well as a few letters exchanged among Rev. Hobart, Mrs. Hobart's mother, and Mrs. Hobart's four children. The collection also includes a short typewritten account of Elizabeth Hobart's experiences with a group of British and American prisoners-of-war during six months of internment in China by the invading Japanese Army in 1943. Of particular note in Mrs. Hobart's correspondence...
Dates: 1884-1943

Bruce and Anna Jarvis papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 386
Abstract Bruce Jarvis (1885- )was a medical missionary and practiced in China and India from the 1920s through the 1940s. Mrs. Jarvis served in Presbyterian missions in administrative capacities and, after her marriage, in administrative positions in Methodist organizations. The collection includes correspondence, literary manuscripts, publications, scrapbooks, and photographs.
Dates: 1927-1928

Paul and Esther Melrose papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 761
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1929-1969

Edith Wherry Muckleston papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll 264
Abstract Edith Wherry Muckleston (1876-1961) was an author who spent her childhood in Peking, China with her missionary parents. The collection consists of personal and professional correspondence, manuscripts, photographs and Chinese manuscripts and artifacts.
Dates: 1858-1961

Jay C. and Lucile C. Oliver papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 647
Abstract Collection comprises papers of American missionaries to China Jay C. and Lucile C. Oliver, including family and professional correspondence, personal and travel diaries, and official records of the Y.M.C.A and the Salt Inspectorate in China.
Dates: 1905-1979

Herbert H. Pommerenke papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 722
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1923-1946

Pyke Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 766
Abstract The Pyke Family Papers comprise correspondence and Frederick Pyke's literary manuscripts and research materials.
Dates: 1904-1951

Rockey, Cady Family missionary papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 460
Abstract The Rockey and Cady families were American Methodist missionaries to India and China, respectively. The collection consists of a small section of manuscripts and correspondence of both the Cady and Rockey families and a larger collection of published materials about India and China.
Dates: 1887-2005; Majority of material found within 1887 - 1970

David S. and Luella R. Tappan papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 103
Abstract David S. and Luella Tappan (husband and wife) were Presbyterian missionaries in Hainan, China. The collection includes correspondence, diaries, and miscellaneous materials that relate to their missionary work.
Dates: 1913-1966

Frank M. Toothaker papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 217
Abstract Collection comprises papers of Frank M. Toothaker, Methodist missionary to China, and includes 9 volumes of diaries, 1918-1926, 268 letters received, and 104 letters sent, 1918-1950. Major correspondents include: Frank A. Argelander, Frederick Bankhardt, Harry R. Caldwell, Mrs. Martha H. Chen, William I. Lacy, Frederick T. Keeney, James E. Skinner, and Russell Steininger. There is also a series from the Board of Foreign Missions of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Miscellaneous manuscripts...
Dates: 1918-1950