American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Correspondence, legal documents, newsclippings, journal articles, one book and one map relating to the professional activities and personal life of Edwin St. John Ward, Amherst College Class of 1900. The bulk of the material falls into the years 1915-1918, when Dr. Ward was in service to the American Red Cross in Turkey, Palestine and France.
Educator, minister and missionary to Persia beginning in the 1830s. Collection includes: correspondence with others in his field; manuscript sermons; lectures and notes; newspaper clippings and pamphlets, and seven volumes of bound manuscripts - mostly letters and journals.
Partial transcriptions by Frank Cary of correspondence between Rev. Merrick and an officer of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions, concerning Rev. Merrick's work in Persia.
- Archival Object 3
- Collection 2
- Amherst College -- Alumni and alumnae 2
- Correspondence 1
- Erzurum İli (Turkey) 1
- Missionaries -- Iran 1
- Missionaries -- Lebanon 1
- Missions -- Iran 1
- Missions to Church of the East members 1
- Missions, American -- India 1
- Missions, American -- Lebanon 1
- Missions, American -- Turkey 1
- Sermons 1
- Sinai (Egypt) -- Description and travel 1
- World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Turkey and the Middle East 1
- World War, 1914-1918 -- Russia 1
- World War, 1939-1945 1 + ∧ less