Interview with Bertha Smith

Title

Interview with Bertha Smith

Interviewee

Bertha Smith

Interviewer

Louise Pettus

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Abstract

IN PROCESSING

A missionary to China and Winthrop graduate of the class of 1913, Ms. Smith recalls her 42 years as a Baptist missionary to China, 1917-1959. Subjects include the Foreign Mission Board, training for missions work, working in China and Taiwan. She was an author of several inspirational books. She also reminisces about her years at Winthrop College and Dr. David B. Johnson. Dr. Glenn Thomas, Interim President of Winthrop College also talks with Ms. Smith.

Publication Date

4-14-1983

Unique Identifier

OH 167

Format

1 Cassette

Length

45 minutes

Restrictions

This interview is not open for use.

Series

Alumni

Disciplines

Oral History

Keywords

Baptist Missionary, China, Foreign Mission Board, Taiwan, David B. Johnson, Glenn Thomas, Ms. Smith, Interim President of Winthrop College

Interview with Bertha Smith

LC Subject Headings

Winthrop Normal and Industrial College -- Alumni and alumnae, College students -- Social life and customs, Johnson, David Bancroft, 1856-1928, Baptist women -- China, Women missionaries -- China, Missions -- China, Missions -- Taiwan, Missionaries -- Training of, Southern Baptist Convention. Foreign Mission Board

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