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Small Collection 74 [February 23, 1996]
Porteous, Robert W.; 1881-1976
Prayer Letter; 1928
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Missionary; born, 1881; worked in China with China Inland Mission; died, 1976.
Scope and Content
Prayer letter containing accounts of the activities of the church in Yichun, Jianxi Province, including an intensive Bible school and conference for women, prayer meetings for several captured Christian workers, and weekly services, all taking place in the midst of troop movements by government and communist troops, which, although disruptive, did not interfere with church activities. Also included are items about military conflict and destruction around the province.
The materials for this collection were received by the Center in April 1982 from Overseas
Missionary Fellowship (Wayne Courtney).