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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: 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: Alice R. Appenzeller correspondence

Monday, September 9th, 2013

Alice R. Appenzeller (1885-1946), born in Korea to pioneer Methodist missionary parents, also became a missionary and president of Ewha Woman’s College in Korea. The collection (1909-1940) contains correspondence by Appenzeller, including letters sent from Korea.

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Guide to the Alice R. Appenzeller Correspondence

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: 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: 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: Herbert H. Pommerenke papers

Friday, June 28th, 2013

Herbert H. Pommerenke and his wife Jean were missionaries in China for over twenty years. The collection (1923-1946) 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.

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Guide to the Herbert H. Pommerenke Papers

Newly Available Collection: Henry Olin Cady letters from China

Tuesday, June 18th, 2013

Henry Olin Cady (1856-1916) was a Methodist Episcopal missionary to China, stationed at Chungking and Chentu (Chengtu), and was one of the founders of the West China Mission. The collection (1866-1904) contains copies of 300 letters written by Cady from China, many of which regard the history of the West China Mission.

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Guide to the Henry Olin Cady Letters from China