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Newly Available Collection: Roy K. Smith and Lura McLane Smith collection of Korean missionary materials

Thursday, September 26th, 2013

Roy K. Smith (1885-1958) was a Presbyterian medical missionary in Korea, in Seoul and Mason. His wife was Lura McLane Smith (1885-1979). Collection includes correspondence, newsletters, newspapers, a radio script, US Army Intelligence reports, press releases, and pamphlets.

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Guide to the Roy K. Smith and Lura McLane Smith Collection of Korean Missionary Materials

Newly Available Collection: Mrs. A. E. Stewart letter to Dr. Ella K. Dearborn

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

The collection contains a letter dated August 17, 1905, from Mrs. A. E. Stewart of Ohio to Dr. Ella K. Dearborn of Portland, Oregon. In the letter, Stewart states that she has read Dr. Dearborn’s article on euthanasia and asks about what to use for her father who is suffering with cancer.

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Guide to the Mrs. A. E. Stewart Letter to Dr. Ella K. Dearborn

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: Harold C. Bean papers

Monday, September 9th, 2013

Harold Cedric Bean (1889-1930) served in the U.S. Army Medical Corps during WWI, and after his discharge, returned to Oregon and practiced medicine, and served on medical boards. The collection (1873-1930) contains correspondence, military papers, manuscripts regarding medical issues among soldiers in WWI, and other papers.

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Guide to the Harold C. Bean Papers

Newly Available Collection: Edna Lawrence papers

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

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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Guide to the Edna Lawrence 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: Urling Campbell Coe papers

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

Urling Campbell Coe (1881-1956) was a physician who practiced in Bend and Portland, Oregon. The collection (1940-1942) contains correspondence, a scrapbook, and material relating to his published recollections, titled Frontier Doctor.

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Guide to the Urling Campbell Coe Papers

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: George Van Gorder papers

Thursday, June 27th, 2013

George Van Gorder (1888-1969) specialized in orthopedic surgery and became a professor and surgeon at the Peking Union Medical College Hospital, China. The collection contains bound volumes that include case records, diagnoses, treatment reports, and photographs or copies of x-rays, 1925-1928.

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Guide to the George Van Gorder Papers