Title: Charles Luther Boynton papers
Date (inclusive): 1901-1967
Collection Number: XX284
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material:
13 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize folder, 2 envelopes
(5.0 Linear Feet)
Abstract: Correspondence, diaries, writings, pamphlets, and photographs, relating to missionary work in Shanghai, the Shanghai American
School, and social conditions in China.
Boynton, Charles Luther, 1881-1967
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives
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Acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 1975
[Identification of item], Charles Luther Boynton papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.
|1881, June 8
||Born, Townshend, Vermont
||Graduated, Pomona College
||Assistant Secretary, State Committee YMCAs of Kansas
||Business Secretary, Student Department, International Committee YMCA, New York
||Business Secretary, National Committee YMCAs of China
||Attended Centenary Conference, New York
|1908, June 8
||Married Leila Dozier
||Member, original Board of Managers of the Shanghai American School, which he founded
The Missions Code
||Foreign Missions Conference of North America
||Business and Statistical Secretary of China Continuation Committee
||Served with U.S. Army, Shanghai Volunteer Corps
||Business Manager, Shanghai American School; Executive Secretary, 1922-1923; Acting Principal, 1923-1924; Principal, 1924-1926
||Compiled the handbook
The Christian Movement in China
||Business Secretary of National Christian Council of China; Acting General Secretary, 1941; Honorary Secretary, 1947-1950
||Interned at Chapei Civil Assembly Center during the Japanese occupation of Shanghai
||Returned to the United States
Charles and Edmund Boynton papers. Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library, Claremont University Consortium.
Subjects and Indexing Terms
China -- Social conditions
Missions -- China
China -- Description and travel