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China Experiences: reason for returning to China after seminary education; memories of Pastor Wu Ying and experiences with Communists in Sinyang; work as manager of Lutheran Church's Board of Publications and Lutheran Book Concern; coping with inflation after WWII; disagreements with Chinese pastor over what kinds of articles to publish in Sin I Pao (the voice of the Lutheran Church of China); dealing with the Communists as Director of Lutheran Missions' Home and Agency; efforts to leave China, leaves China, June, 1950; response to People's Republic of China and government programs; lessons learned from the China mission field.
Midwest China Center
seminary, Lutheran, Board of Publications, Book Concern, WWII, pastor, Wu Ying, Communists, Sin I Pao, Lutheran Church of China, Director, Lutheran Missions' Home and Agency, People's Republic of China, government, mission field
Sovik, Edgar, "Midwest China Oral History Interviews" (1977). China Oral Histories. 85.