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Early Life: family background; education; called by the Mission Board of the United Lutheran Church, 1929.
China Experiences: description of year spent at Peking Language School; description of 1930 mission conference on Kikungshan; initial impressions of Fancheng; Communist activity in the Fancheng area; brief history of the Chu Hao-jan family; description of the I Kwang Middle School; registering I Kwang with the Nationalist government after 1927; biographical information on Dora Wang; biographical informationi on Marie Anderson; travelling in China during the 1930s; work on the second edition of White Unto Harvest; excerpts from letters written while living in China.
Midwest China Center
Mission, United Lutheran Church, Peking Language School, Kikungshan, Fancheng, Communist, Chu Hao-jan, I Kwang Middle School, Nationalist government, Dora Wang, Marie Anderson, White Unto Harvest
Syrdal, Borghild Roe, "Midwest China Oral History Interviews" (1977). China Oral Histories. 81.