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Early Life: memories of father's responsibilities as Lutheran pastor at the Sinyang mission; memories of education and worship; the death of Daniel Nelson, Sr., 1926; adjustments to American lifestyles; reasons for decision to serve as a pastor in China; description of the South Honan Lutheran Church in 1944; work with the National Student Relief Committee in Chungking, 1944; response to the Communists; memories of Feng Yu-hsiang; political awareness of missionaries; response to extraterritoriality; memories of Daniel Nelson, Jr., and Tom Lee; activities on Taiwan.
Midwest China Center
father, Lutheran, pastor, Sinyang, mission, education, Daniel Nelson Sr, American, South Honan Lutheran Church, National Student Relief Committee, Chungking, Communists, Feng Yu-hsiang, extraterritoriality, Daniel Nelson Jr, Tom Lee, Taiwan
Sovik, Arne, "Midwest China Oral History Interviews" (1978). China Oral Histories. 86.