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Finding Aid for the Jesse and Carrie Schonheit Raynor Papers, 1907-1925 2003.01.r
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  • Title: Jesse and Carrie Schonheit Raynor Papers
    Identifier/Call Number: 2003.01.r
    Contributing Institution: Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives, Leatherby Libraries
    One University Drive
    Orange, CA, 92866
    (714) 532 - 7711
    Language of Material: The majority of the collection is in English
    Physical Description: 6.29 Linear feet (9 boxes)
    Date (inclusive): 1907-1925
    Location note: Leatherby Libraries
    Language of Materials note: Some of the materials are written in Kikuyu.
    Abstract: This collection contains four manuscripts, including a dictionary and ethnography of the Kikuyu, hundreds of images and slides, East African missionary pamphlets and various papers relating to the life of Jesse and Carrie Raynor who were missionaries in Kenya with the Moody Bible Institute during the early twentieth century.
    creator: Hittson, Ruth Raynor

    Scope and Contents note

    Photographs, memorabilia and a manuscript ethnography collected by Jesse and Carrie Schonheit Raynor while Moody Bible Institute missionaries in Kenya, Africa.
    In addition, Karlsten Yago '09, sent digital files from the archives of the Moody Bible Institute, which are the records of Jesse Raynor. The files includes a class photo of 1907 that includes Jesse Raynor, and the curriculum of the YMCA in Chicago and the catalog from the Moody Bible Institute, 1905.

    Arrangement note

    This collection is arranged by material type.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition note

    Gift of Monica and Greg Helzer.

    Conditions Governing Access note

    This collection is open for research.

    Preferred Citation note

    Jesse and Carrie Schonheit Raynor Papers (2003.01.r), Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives, Chapman University, CA.

    Conditions Governing Use note

    There are no restrictions on the use of this material except where previously copyrighted material is concerned. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain all permissions.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Helzer, Monica and Greg
    Moody Bible Institute.
    Raynor, Jesse and Carrie -- History
    Yago, Karlsten, '09
    Kenya -- History -- 1895-1963