Organized in the 1940s as an indep. effort to work among tribes to whom the Gospel is not preached; emphasizes indigenous chs.; first missionaries sent to Bolivia 1942; other fields include Colombia, Paraguay, Venezuela, Brazil, New Guinea, Jap., the Philippines, Thailand, Panama, Senegal, Liberia, India; New Tribes Institute founded 1943 Chicago, Illinois.
Edited by: Erwin L. Lueker, Luther Poellot, Paul Jackson
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