Letter from Katie Murray to Mrs. Wilburn and Miss Thompson


Title
Letter from Katie Murray to Mrs. Wilburn and Miss Thompson
Description
A typed letter from Katie Murray in Chengchow [Zhengzhou], China, to Mrs. Wilburn and Miss Thompson. The women financially supported the Southern Baptist Mission in present-day Henan Province, China, where Katie Murry served. Murray thanks the two women for a monetary gift, explaining that it helped a Chinese woman to pay for her husband’s medical treatment. A native of North Carolina, Murray served as a Baptist missionary in China between 1927 and 1950, occasionally fleeing during times of war. She served her last years of missionary service in Taiwan between 1954 and 1959.
Date
May 03, 1940
Original Format
letters
Extent
21cm x 28cm
Local Identifier
0216-b2-fa
Creator(s)
Subject(s)
Spatial
Location of Original
East Carolina Manuscript Collection
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