|Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary|
At a Glance
The collection is divided into 19 series: 1. Personal affairs, 1877-1957; 2. Biographical-1963; 3. Amoy period, 1864-1915; 4. Shanghai period, 1915-1920; 5. National Christian Council of China, 1921-1940; 6. International Missionary Council period, 1921-1942; 7. Retirement: Early period, 1942-1944; 8. European trip, 1944; 9. Retirement: Middle period, 1945-1951 10. Retirement: Later period, 1952-1958; 11. Long range interests, 1942-1958; 12. Atricles, sermons, speeches and background material-; 13. General correspondence, 1916-1958; 14. Notes and writings, 1885-1955; 15. Notes, photographs, and personal correspondence, 1945-1948; 16. Correspondence with E.C. Lobenstine, 1917-1919; 17. Missionary work and education in China, 1915-1950; 18. Presbyterian Church Union and Church of Christ in China, 1905-1962; 19. Oversize materials, 1920.
Includes correspondence; diaries; notes for lectures; sermons; articles, minutes, memoranda, and other papers related to Warnshuis' work with the International Missionary Council, the National Council of Churches of China, the World Council of Churches and the Reformed Church in America; and numerous international committees on religious liberty.
Using the Collection
Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary
Restrictions on Access
The collection is open to researchers by appointment.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary
History / Biographical Note
Biographical / Historical
Reformed Church in America missionary in China.