Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

Laymen's Foreign Missions Inquiry Records, 1879-1940

Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID 4492660 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Hocking, William Ernest, 1873-1966; Laymen's Foreign Missions Inquiry
Title Laymen's Foreign Missions Inquiry Records, 1879-1940
Physical Description 33 boxes (33 boxes)
Language(s) English .
Additional Description http://library.columbia.edu/content/dam/libraryweb/locations/burke/fa/mrl/ldpd_4492660.pdf


Scope and content

Laymens Foreign Missions Inquiry (LFMI); Institute of Social and Religious Research; Commission of Appraisal; National Committee for Promotion of LFMI; Modern Missions Movement; Movement for World Christianity; National Committee for Christian Education in China; Commission on Christian Education in Japan; YMCA in China. Topics include church and education, economics, medical work, women, and social, industrial, and religious backgrounds of India, Burma, China, and Japan. Report Re-Thinking Missions and its reception. Notes, manuscript reports, printed materials; missionary personnel; returned interview forms; surveys of pastors, missionaries, and medical professionals.

General Note

Part of Missionary Research Library Collection : Ecumenical/World Mission

In Archives.

Using the Collection

Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Letters, statements, clippings, articles, addresses.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

Processing Information

Letters, statements, clippings, articles, addresses Cataloged Lynn A. Grove 08/03/88.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Heading "CUL Archives:"
"CUL Collections:"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
Laymen's Foreign Missions Inquiry. Commission of Appraisal Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Missions -- Societies, etc Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Went, Stanley Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID