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Newly Available Collection: Henry Misselwitz papers

Thursday, September 26th, 2013

Henry Misselwitz (1900 – ?) became a reporter and foreign correspondent, was the author of three books on his experiences in the Far East, and promoted the establishment of a foreign service training center for U.S. diplomats. The collection contains correspondence regarding the proposed Academy of Foreign Service, book manuscripts, radio scripts, newspaper columns and articles, two journals Misselwitz kept while travelling in China, and a general merchandise account book belonging to a Mrs. Carolyn Converse Misselwitz.

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Guide to the Henry Misselwitz Papers

Newly Available Collection: Edwin Dwight Kellogg sermons

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

Edwin Dwight Kellogg (1882-1952) was a Congregational minister in Forest Grove, Oregon, and a former missionary in China. The collection (1930-1952) contains sermons and also correspondence from China.

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Guide to the Edwin Dwight Kellogg Papers

Newly Available Collection: Elizabeth Carlyle letters from China

Thursday, September 12th, 2013

Elizabeth Carlyle worked as a nurse at the Isabella Fisher Hospital, in Tientsin (Tianjin), China. The collection (1937-1938) contains outgoing correspondence regarding the conquest of Tientsin (Tianjin).

Guide to the Elizabeth Carlyle Letters From China

Newly Available Collection: Lacy family papers

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

Henry V. Lacy, his wife, Jessie Lacy, (nee Ankeny), and Jessie Lacy’s sister, Louise Ankeny, were missionaries in China. The collection (1909-1952) contains correspondence, mementoes and ephemera, a scrapbook, and photographs.

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Guide to the Lacy Family Papers

Newly Available Collection: Sydney Arthur Davidson, Jr. papers

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

Sydney Arthur Davidson, Jr. worked in Foochow, China, teaching English at the Anglo-Chinese College. The collection (1934-1939) contains notes, manuscript material, and copies of published pieces regarding his experience working in China.

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Guide to the Sydney Arthur Davidson, Jr. Papers

Newly Available Collection: Homer V. Bradshaw report

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

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.”

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Guide to the Homer V. Bradshaw Report

Newly Available Collection: Frederick Bankhardt diaries and correspondence

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

Frederick Barnhardt was a Methodist missionary in China associated with the Yenping Mission of the Methodist Episcopal Church. The collection (1929-1949) contains diaries and minor correspondence.

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Guide to the Frederick Bankhardt Diaries and Correspondence

Newly Available Collection: Charles Garnet Trimble papers

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

Charles G. Trimble (1884 – ) was a medical missionary in China. He was associated with the Methodist Mission in Foochow in 1914, and later with the Alden Speare Memorial Hospital in Yenping. The collection (1914-1964) contains correspondence, collected Chinese documents, and a few personal items.

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Guide to the Charles Garnet Trimble Papers

Newly Available Collection: Elizabeth Carlyle letters from China

Thursday, July 25th, 2013

Elizabeth Carlyle worked as a nurse at the Isabella Fisher Hospital, in Tientsin (Tianjin), China. The collection (1937-1938) contains outgoing correspondence regarding the conquest of Tientsin (Tianjin).

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Guide to the Elizabeth Carlyle Letters From China

Newly Available Collection: Thelma Mills papers

Friday, June 28th, 2013

Thelma Mills worked in education, primarily with foreign students, in China, Taiwan and in the US; while in China (1925-1927) she observed the Chinese civil war. The collection contains diaries, correspondence, manuscripts, travel mementos, postcards, and photographs, 1925-1976.

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Guide to the Thelma Mills Papers