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Title Ernest M. Wampler's Chinese visa, 1947-1948
Catalog Number 14.0.058
Object Name Passport
Donor Found in Collection
Scope & Content Chinese Visa for Brethren missionary, Ernest M. Wampler. Date of arrival Jan 2, 1947. Expired Jan. 3, 1948. Wampler was 61 years old when the visa was issued. Stamped with Chinese seals.

Wampler first went to China in 1918. He had returned in the early 1940s through Burma to do medical relief work with famine victims. He and his wife Elizabeth B. Wampler were prevented from leaving China until 1950 after the Communist takeover.
Collection Reuel B. Pritchett Museum Collection
Search Terms Church of the Brethren -- Missions -- China.
People Wampler, Ernest
Subjects Church of the Brethren -- Missions -- China.