Antique Biography: A Young Missionary or The Life of Bertha Rasmussen 1904 Christian Young Woman

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Title: A Young Missionary or The Life of Bertha Rasmussen

Author: Mrs. Hannah Rasmussen

Description: Green cloth boards with silver lettering on front. Minor general wear to front; small blemish spot on spine; rear board has a very mottled and spotted appearance. Gift inscription on ffep; interior has a few areas of soiling. 7 illustrated plates. 143 pp. 7.75 x 5.5 inches.

The inspirational story of a young girl that is told primarily through her written letters. The girl, Bertha Rasmusen, was born June 4, 1885 and died April 17,1901 at the age of fifteen. At the age of eleven she became intensely concerned about the children of famine in India and this concern impelled her missionary aspirations, both at home and abroad. At the age of fourteen she came with her mother Hannah and her brother Charles to Vanguard Missionary Training Home in St. Louis, Missouri, and a year later she went on to McGee Holiness College in College Mound, Missouri.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Fair
Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: Christian Witness Co.
Place: Chicago and Boston
Year: 1904

Language: English

ISBN: n/a

Keywords: missionary, girls, inspiration, Missouri, McGee Holiness College, Vanguard Missionary Training Home, Christian,

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