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Missions -- Japan

 Subject
Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Diary

 File — Small Collections Box 120, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents

A 396 page line diary kept by Dr. Hondelink during his travels in Japan.

Dates: 1906 - 1908

Fanny Kean Leake Patton diary

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01903
Content Description Diary of American woman Fanny Kean Leake Pattaon (1867-1939) during her time with the American Episcopal Mission in Kyoto, Japan. She and her husband Rev. J. Lindsay Patton (1966-1915) worked in Japan as missionaries for fifteen years starting in the late 1880s. By the time the diary was written, they had been overseas for several years and had five children, some of whom were born in Japan. The diary includes documentation about Fanny and her husband's religious activity and travel, as well...
Dates: 1891 February 26 - 1891 June 27

Fanny Kean Leake Patton diary

 Unprocessed
Identifier: 2024.138
Dates: 1891 February 26 - 1891 June 27

Glass Plate Slides, Part 1

 File — Small Collections Box 120.1
Scope and Contents

Twenty-eight glass slides featuring scenes of Japan from Dr. Handelink's travels. The slides are color-tinted.

Dates: 1906 - 1908

Glass Plate Slides, Part 2

 File — Small Collections Box 120.2
Scope and Contents

Twenty-seven glass slides featuring scenes of Japan from Dr. Handelink's travels. The slides are color-tinted.

Dates: 1906 - 1908

Stella Graves Photograph Album

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01638
Scope and Contents

46 black and white photographs and 7 postcards compiled by Stella Graves, a recent graduate of Oberlin College who moved to Japan to teach at the Kobe College. Photographs include images of the college, surrounding area, American teachers, and pictures of students and area residents. Of the postcards, all are of the Kobe College and one of the photographs was taken by Stella Graves. Most of the photographs are captioned.

Dates: 1923, 1938

Garrett Hondelink Diary and Photographic Materials

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01745
Content Description

A 396 page line diary, 78 film negatives, and 55 glass slides created by Garrett Hondelink during a missionary trip to Kagoshima, Japan. The diary entries include descriptions of daily life, travel throughout Japan, and interactions with other missionaries as well as with Japanese officials.

The negatives and glass slides feature images from Hondelink's travels, showing local people, buildings, and landmarks.

Dates: 1906 - 1908

H. M. Lewis Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00848
Scope and Contents Two letters written by H. M. Lewis, a missionary in Sendai, Japan to Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Creasy in Roanoke, Virginia in 1932 and 1934 respectively.One letter includes a description of "child life in Japan" that the author suggests might be useful for a Bible class.The second letter consists of a 15 page description titled "The Log" (circulation 120) and describes in detail travels to different places in Asia. Sections are titled: 'Manila', 'Along the China Sea - Hong...
Dates: 1932-1934