George Fox University Archives

Pearson (John H. and Julia Hall) Papers Edit

Summary

Identifier
MS 20
Finding Aid Author
Zoie Clark
Description Rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Sponsor
Sponsored by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission

Dates

  • 1912-1984 (Creation)

Extents

  • 1.25 Cubic Feet (Whole)
    1 record box; 1 document box

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Notes

  • Summary

    John H. and Julia Hall Pearson spent fifteen years pioneering missions in Bolivia for Oregon Yearly Meeting of Friends Church. This collection consists of correspondence, diaries, published materials, sermons, newspaper clippings, passports, photographs, and other media.

  • Language of Materials

    Collection materials are in English, Aymara, and Spanish.

  • Restrictions on access

    Collection is available for research.

  • Content description

    This collection consists of correspondence, diaries, published materials, sermons, newspaper clippings, passports, and photographs. The correspondence is primarily missions-related. The photographs and diaries cover missions, travel, and family subject matter. One songbook is in the Aymara language of Bolivian Indians and another is in Spanish.

  • Biographical Note

    John H. (1898-1984) and Julia Hall Pearson (1900-1998) spent fifteen years pioneering missions in Bolivia for Oregon Yearly Meeting of Friends Church. Mr. Pearson was later employed at Pacific College in Newberg, Oregon, and was a member of the Gideons International.

  • Source

    Collection was donated by Julia Hall Pearson.

  • Accruals

    No accruals are expected.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    George Fox University owns the copyright to some, but not all, of the materials housed in its archives. Copyright for materials authored or otherwise produced as official business of George Fox University is retained by George Fox University and requires its permission for publication. Copyright status for other collection materials varies. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

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