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Abbie G. Sanderson Papers

Yale Divinity Library | Record Group 149

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Abbie G. Sanderson was an American Baptist missionary in South China from 1918 to 1937 and 1946 to 1953. She later taught at a girls' school in Sendai, Japan, and retired in 1959. Detailed family correspondence, writings, and collected material document the life and work of a single woman missionary in South China.

Photographs from the Sanderson Papers are available in the International Mission Photography Archive.


Thanks to a project sponsored by The Center for Christian Studies, Shantou University, digital files are available for the following portions of the Sanderson papers:

Box 1 / Folder 1-8

Box 2 / Folder 9-15

Box 3 / Folder 16-24

Box 4 / Folder 25-32B

Box 5 / Folder 33-40

Box 6 / Folder 41-49

Box 7 / Folder 50-63

Box 8 / Folder 64-69

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Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 10:50am