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Hunter Corbett

Born: Dec 8, 1835

Death: Jan 7, 1920

Birthplace: Pennsylvania

Nationality: United States

Hunter Corbett

Date of Birth : Dec 8, 1835
Date of Death : Jan 7, 1920
Birth Place : Pennsylvania

Hunter Corbett D.D. was a pioneer American missionary to Chefoo (Zhifu???NowYantai), Shandong China, he served with the American Presbyterian Mission. He was a controlling advocate of the missionary enterprise. He founded the Yi Wen School at Tengchow afterward converted into an institution of higher education as Cheeloo University in 1928. It was the first university in China.


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