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Husband (Joseph Aalbue): born September 19, 1908, in St. Paul, Minnesota; education; called by the Evangelical Lutheran Church to be principal of American School-Kikungshan (ASK).
China Experiences: experiences as a student in the Peking Language School; description of efforts of Chinese students to disseminate economic information in the countryside around Peking; experiences as a resident of Peking; hiking on Kikungshan; evacuation of ASK to Hong Kong due to political unrest, 1937; description of Cheungchau Island; brief description of husband's educational philosophy; death of her husband, 1939; the value of China experience.
Midwest China Center
husband, Evangelical Lutheran Church, American School-Kikungshan, ASK, Peking Language School, Chinese, student, evacuation, Hong Kong, Cheungchau Island, educational philosophy
Peterson, Iola Aalbue, "Midwest China Oral History Interviews" (1979). China Oral Histories. 96.