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Description of Peking Language School; adjustments to life in China; memories of Feng Yu-hsiang and Sun Yat-senl establishment and description of high school for girls and women (Emmy Evald School) in Honan, 1923; evaluates growth of indigenous church during first term in China; effect of revivalism on Lutheran Church of China; training Chinese women as evangelists; the effects of Japanese military activity upon mission work; the locusts of 1941 and the famine of 1942; trip to and life in Chungking during the early 1940s; establishment of Bible school in Chungking; experiences with U.S. people stationed in Chungking; return trip to Hsuchang, Honan, 1945; personal experience during the Communist take over of Hsuchang, 1947; leaves China for America; general evaluation of missionary lifestyle; general evaluation of Chinese attitudes toward Communism; experiences as a missionary in Japan and Taiwan.
Midwest China Center
Missions and World Christianity
Akins, Ethel M., "Midwest China Oral History and Archives Collection" (1976). China Oral Histories. 1.