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Lorena Kelly oral history interview

Date: Aug. 18 1972 | Identifier: OH0005
Lorena Kelly recounts her experiences on the mission field working in the rural Congo. Particular note is made of impressions of African life, organization of missionary stations, development of schools, students' prospects for success, leadership positions being undertaken by women, the Congolese Rebellion of 1960-1963 and treatment of missionaries during the outbreak, current control of the mission organization by African people, and medical care in the area. Included are samples of the Otetela language. Interviewer: Donald R. Lennon. more...