Oldham, Joseph Houldsworth, 1874-1969 (missionary and ecumenist)
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Discussion papers, 1942-1947
Identifier: BAI 1/7/2
Scope and Contents papers circulated to members of the Moot for discussion, including contributions from Thomas Forsyth Torrance, Alexander Roper Vidler, Karl Mannheim, TS Eliot, Michael Polanyi, Joseph Houldsworth Oldham and Herbert Arthur Hodges
Moot papers, 1941-1947
Identifier: BAI 1/7
Scope and Contents minutes of meetings and papers discussed
Scope and Contents The collection contains: Oldham's correspondence (1892-1965) including references to Oldham's conversion and his work in India with the YMCA, to his work to promote co-operation between missions and denominations such as through the 1910 World Missionary Conference, the 1937 Oxford conference and the World Council of Churches, to German missionaries in World War 1 and Germany in the 1930s, to Indian and African (particularly educational and East African) issues, to the establishment of the...
Found in: New College Library Special Collections / Oldham Papers
Papers of Betty D. Gibson (1889-1973)
Scope and Contents The collection consists of letters (1928-1938) from Gibson to her family written while on missionary business in Europe, Palestine, Africa, and India; notes made by Gibson on African missions visited, on their activities, histories and records, and on meetings about missions (1933-1944) and on continental missions (ca. 1937-1948 including financial status); circulars and printed reports by the International Missionary Council and the Conference of Missionary Societies, and on Nyasaland and...
Papers of Joseph H. Oldham (1874-1969) and Betty D. Gibson (1889-1973)
Identifier: CSWC 2
Scope and Contents The collection consists of: correspondence and reports relating to the difficulties faced by German and German speaking missionaries after the war (1914-c 1923); reports on the history and activities of German missions, in particular the Basel Mission (1912-1951); correspondence between Oldham and Gibson about Gibson's visit to Africa and Oldham's IMC work (1933); and papers and correspondence collected by Gibson on missions and churches (including some German missions) in Congo, Rwanda,...