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Norman Archibald and Hazel Archibald Draper Papers

Repository:Museum of History & Industry, Sophie Frye Bass Library
Summary:Scrapbooks, photographs and papers belonging to brother and sister from Seattle, both of whom served during World War I
 
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Emily Hatfield Hobart papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary: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 are the descriptions of Mrs. Hobart's many pregnancies, the evolution of her daily routine of childcare and home-schooling, and her attitudes toward Chinese men and women. Also remarkable are letters which document the political conflict in China, including an unfinished letter written moments before her death.
 
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Esther Morse papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary: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.
 
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Myra Snow papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Myra Snow was a Methodist missionary in Tientsin, northern China from the late 1920s through the early 1940s. The collection comprises letters that reflect her work as a missionary.
 
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Laura Maude Wheeler papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Collection comprises correspondence, diaries, manuscripts, publications, postcards, and photographs relating to Methodist missionary Laura Maude Wheeler and her work as a teacher and school administrator in Tianjin, China from 1903 to 1948, and as an evangelist in the United States from 1949 to 1966. From 1943 to 1945, Wheeler was interned as a prisoner of war by the Japanese in China. She was a writer and traveler who was acutely aware of China's cultural and physical landscape and wrote widely on topics relating to Christianity in China.
 
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Elizabeth Curtis Wright papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary: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.

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