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Missionaries

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Papers of women missionaries in the early 20th century, primarily Smith College graduates.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Azalia Emma Peet papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00120
Abstract

Missionary and teacher. The Azalia Peet papers consist of photographs, correspondence, memorabilia, and speeches. Of particular interest in the collection diaries and letters written by Peet from Japan, and from the Japanese American internment camps in the United States during World War II. Her early diaries reflect her home life and her personal struggle to come to terms with her vocation.

Dates of Materials: 1902 - 1974

Mabel Milham Roys papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00222
Abstract

YWCA worker and missionary. Collection documents Chinese culture, social conditions, and politics; and the family's social and domestic life. Other subjects include student life at Smith College, early work as YWCA traveling secretary, work at Wells College, and other post-China activities. Materials include correspondence, writings, memorabilia, and photographs.

Dates of Materials: 1880-1956; Majority of material found within 1904-1920