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Protestant Church -- Missions -- China -- History

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

John L. Mateer letters, 1894-1895

 File — Box 3, Folder: 16
Identifier: C-Misc 105
Scope and Contents

Two holograph letters written by John L. Mateer to his mother, Mrs. Mary N. Mateer. One of the letters, dated May 26, 1894, was sent from Pueblo, CO, and the other, dated April 10, 1895, was sent from Peking, China. The letters provide a personal narrative of the the Protestant mission effort in China in the late 19th century.

Dates: 1894-1895

Robert M. Mateer letter to Mary N. Mateer, March 1, 1889

 File — Box 3, Folder: 12
Identifier: C-Misc 101
Scope and Contents

One holograph letter dated March 8, 1889 written by Robert M. Mateer in Onarga, IL to Mary N. Mateer in Monroe, GA. The letter discusses mission finances, church fund raising, and Protestant missions in China.

Dates: March 1, 1889

Robert M. Mateer letter to Mrs. S.J. Kirkwood, February 4, 1901

 File — Box 3, Folder: 24
Identifier: C-Misc 113
Scope and Contents

One holograph letter dated February 4, 1901 written by Robert M. Mateer in Santa Ana, CA to Mrs. S.J. Kirkwood (Jennie Mateer) in Onarga, IL. The letter provides some account of Mateer's time in China as a missionary.

Dates: February 4, 1901