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Material from World-Wide Faith Mission
CFT00143  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Material from World-Wide Faith Mission
    Dates: 1950-1985
    Collection Number: CFT00143
    Creator/Collector: Miller, Basil (1897-1978) World-Wide Missions
    Extent: 6 Boxes, 5 linear feet
    Repository: Fuller Theological Seminary-David Allan Hubbard Library Archives
    Pasadena, California 91182
    Abstract: The Basil Miller Foundation was founded in 1950 in Altadena, California. Its name changed to World-Wide Missions in 1960. Statement of purpose - “Religious, charitable, benevolent...to promote production and distribution of Christian literature, to further the training of ministers and other religious workers… and to furnish their support, to conduct religious services, and to improve the moral and social conditions of humanity.” The collection consists of a small number of personal papers of Basil Miller, his daughter Esther Howard (Remington), documents of transfer of leadership of World-Wide Missions, photos of the Pasadena office and its volunteers and several ministry trips taken by Basil Miller as well as Esther Howard.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Supervised use only. Scholarly use within parameters of copyright law.

    Preferred Citation

    Material from World-Wide Faith Mission. Fuller Theological Seminary-David Allan Hubbard Library Archives

    Acquisition Information

    The gift of Gail Ann Howard, granddaughter of Basil Miller.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The collection consists of a small number of personal papers of Basil Miller, his daughter Esther Howard (Remington), documents of transfer of leadership of World-Wide Missions, photos of the Pasadena office and its volunteers and several ministry trips taken by Basil Miller as well as Esther Howard. Also included are newsletters of the World-Wide Missions ministry, Newsletters from Twin Wells Indian School and a collection of books published by World-Wide Missions. The full run of the bi-monthly periodical published by WWM, World-Wide Missions, has been separated to the Archives Periodicals collection.

    Indexing Terms

    Missionaries
    Missions
    Pasadena (Calif.)
    World-Wide Missions