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Youth for Christ/USA.

 Organization

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

Collection 015 Ephemera of Billy Graham

 Collection
Identifier: CN 015
Scope and Contents Collection contains materials gathered by the archivist relating to Billy Graham's life and early ministry. Includes miscellaneous correspondence to Ray Schulenberg, Richard, Mouw, and Charles Fuller, among others. Also includes a copy of Peace with God annotated by Ruth Bell Graham, which she revised for a second edition in 1984. Of particular interest is a scrapbook kept by Graham during his attendance at Florida Bible Institute and Wheaton College. The Archives only has a...
Dates: Created: 1934-2014

Collection 048 Records of Youth for Christ

 Collection
Identifier: CN-048
Scope and Contents Minutes, constitution and by-laws, clippings, newsletters, manuals, pamphlets, directories, press releases, audio tapes, videotapes, photographs, posters, club yearbooks, correspondence, etc., about the founding, development and growth, and activities of Youth for Christ in the USA and internationally.Collection documents organizational policies, correspondence of the organization's presidents, conventions and Bible quiz competitions, the operation of Campus Life clubs, Youth...
Dates: Created: 1944-ongoing; Other: Majority of material found in 1944-ongoing

Collection 090 Papers of George F. Spotts

 Collection
Identifier: CN 090
Scope and Contents

An oral history interview, correspondence, reports and clippings relating to George Spotts’ work as a Youth for Christ staff member in France and the United States involved in evangelistic work among teenagers.

Dates: Created: 1960-1979

Collection 181 Papers of Earl W. Schultz, Jr.

 Collection
Identifier: CN 181
Scope and Contents Correspondence, newsletters, promotional material, phonograph record, photographs, reports, financial records and other documents related to Earl W. Schultz's ministry with Youth For Christ.Topics covered include evangelistic work with youth, in the eastern U.S. primarily, and Hamstead, Maryland, particularly; also various YFC and other organizations' programs for young people, including rallies, conventions, contests and Bible quizzes, etc.  Persons featured include various YFC...
Dates: Created: 1947-1971

Collection 285 Papers of Torrey Maynard Johnson

 Collection
Identifier: CN 285
Scope and Contents Correspondence, oral history interviews, scrapbooks, sermons, minutes, reports, photos, posters, newspaper and magazine clippings, brochures, audio recordings, video recordings reflecting Johnson’s life as an influential American Protestant from the 1930s through the 1990s. Besides documenting Johnson’s pastorates of Midwest Bible Church (Illinois) and Bibletown Community Church (Florida), his leadership of Youth for Christ International, and his activities as an independent evangelist, the...
Dates: Created: 1919 -2001

Collection 329 Papers of Louis and Phil Palermo

 Collection
Identifier: CN 329
Scope and Contents Articles, audio tapes, clippings, correspondence, films, phonograph records, photo albums, photographs, video tapes and wire recordings of Louis and Phil Palermo, musical evangelists with Chicago Midnight Brigade and Youth for Christ. The collection highlights the Palermos' musical ministry in the United States and other parts of the world, especially Italy and Vietnam, predominantly from the early-1940s to the 1980s; also includes assorted information about evangelical figures and...
Dates: Created: 1924-1984

Collection 357 Papers of Percy B. Crawford and Ruth Crawford Porter

 Collection
Identifier: CN 357
Scope and Contents

Films, videos, audio tapes, correspondence, a book manuscript, sermon notes, and other materials documenting the evangelistic ministry of Percy and Ruth Crawford, particularly their radio and television work.

Dates: Created: 1922-1989

Collection 381 Oral History Interview with Peter Deyneka, Jr.

 Collection
Identifier: CN 381
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Peter Simon Deyneka, Jr. (1931-2000) in which he describes his father, Peter Deyneka Sr; his own education at Wheaton College; and his early Christian work in Alaska, South America and Korea. Other topics discussed include: Deyneka's childhood in Chicago as the child of Russian immigrants, spiritual life on Wheaton College campus, decision to go into full-time ministry with the Slavic Gospel Association, working among the Aleut people in Alaska, refugee camps in...
Dates: Created: 1987

Collection 494 Oral History Interview with Jeffrey R. Wetherill

 Collection
Identifier: CN 494
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Jeffrey  R. Wetherill in which he discusses his childhood, parents, interest in sports, conversion, involvement with Fellowship of Christian Athletes, work as a Youth for Christ club director, youth pastor at an Evangelical Mennonite Church, joining Greater Europe Mission (GEM), youth work in Dublin, Ireland, relations between Irish Catholics and evangelical Protestants, and GEM methods of ministry in Ireland. The time period covered by the interviews is 1966 to...
Dates: Created: 1993

Collection 498 Oral History Interviews with William E. Pannell

 Collection
Identifier: CN-498
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with William E. Pannell in which he describes his childhood in Michigan, his family, conversion as a teenager, his growing awareness of racism in America and especially its influence on American Christianity, education at Fort Wayne Bible College, involvement with the Brethren Assemblies, the part preaching has played in his life, the divide between urban and suburban culture and its impact on black and white churches and institutions, his work with Youth for Christ,...
Dates: Created: 1995-2007

Collection 665 Oral History Interview with Paul A. Cedar

 Collection
Identifier: CN 665
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Paul Cedar about his upbringing as the son of a Presbyterian minister, his conversion at a Youth for Christ rally, his call to ministry at a young age, his work as a summer evanelist in Pennsylvania, his education at Northern State College in South Dakota, and his first pastorate during which he started a YFC club. Events described in the interview cover the time period 1938-1960.Paul Cedar was interviewed by Paul Ericksen on June 9, 2011 at the Billy...
Dates: Created: 2011

Indianapolis Youth for Christ (YFC) materials.

 Unprocessed — Folder: 1
Identifier: 1988-089
Dates: 1943-1944

J. Wesley Hartzell papers.

 Unprocessed — Box: 1
Identifier: 1993-030
Dates: 1945-1971

Additional filters:

Type
Collection 11
Unprocessed 2
 
Subject
Evangelistic work. 11
Conversion. 10
Evangelistic work -- United States. 9
Evangelicalism. 8
Church work with youth. 6
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Evangelicalism -- United States. 6
Youth 6
Christian life. 5
Church work with youth -- United States. 5
Radio in religion. 5
Evangelistic sermons. 4
Mass media in religion -- United States. 4
Mass media in religion. 4
Youth -- United States 4
Youth -- United States -- Religious life. 4
Bible. 3
Evangelistic work -- Congresses 3
Evangelistic work -- Great Britain. 3
Evangelistic work -- Korea. 3
Evangelistic work -- Philosophy. 3
Fund raising. 3
Fundamentalism. 3
Gospel musicians. 3
Missionaries. 3
Radio in religion -- United States. 3
Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Alumni. 3
World War, 1939-1945. 3
Youth -- Religious life. 3
Youth -- United States -- Societies and clubs. 3
African Americans -- Religious life. 2
African Americans. 2
Bible -- Study and teaching. 2
Catholic Church -- Evangelicalism. 2
Christian education of teenagers 2
Christian leadership. 2
Church work with students 2
Church work with students -- United States. 2
City missions. 2
College students. 2
Evangelistic invitations. 2
Evangelistic work -- Congresses -- United States. 2
Evangelistic work -- France. 2
Evangelistic work -- Guatemala. 2
Evangelistic work -- Italy. 2
Evangelistic work -- Music. 2
Evangelistic work -- Pennsylvania. 2
Evangelistic work -- South America. 2
Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 2
Missions -- Great Britain. 2
Preaching. 2
Radio broadcasting 2
Salvation. 2
Sermons, American. 2
Sin 2
Sin -- Sermons. 2
Television in religion -- United States. 2
Television in religion. 2
Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Religious life and customs. 2
Youth -- United States -- Conversion to Christianity. 2
African American clergy. 1
African American evangelists. 1
African American leadership. 1
African Americans -- Families 1
African Americans -- Social conditions. 1
Alcoholism. -- United States 1
Alcoholism. -- United States -- Race relations. 1
Aleuts. 1
All-Scotland Billy Graham Crusade (1955: Glasgow, Scotland) 1
Araucanian Indians. 1
Authors and publishers -- United States. 1
Authors and publishers. 1
Belief and doubt. 1
Bible -- Congresses. 1
Bible -- Memorizing. 1
Bible colleges 1
Bible colleges -- United States. 1
Bible games and puzzles. 1
Bible. -- Versions 1
Big brother (Motion picture) 1
Billy Graham African Crusades (1960: Africa) 1
Billy Graham Australia Crusades (1959: Australia) 1
Billy Graham Greater London Crusade (1966: London, England) 1
Billy Graham Greater North of England Crusade (1961: Manchester, England) 1
Billy Graham Nigeria Crusade (1960: Jos, Nigeria) 1
Billy Graham Rosario Crusade (1962: Rosario, Argentina) 1
Billy Graham South America Tour (1962) 1
Black power 1
Black power -- United States. 1
Boca Raton (Fla.) 1
Catholic Church -- Ireland. 1
Catholic Church. 1
Catholic Church. -- France. 1
Chapel Hour (Radio program) 1
Chaplains, Military 1
Chaplains, Military -- United States. 1
Chicago (Ill.) 1
Chicago (Ill.) -- Religion. 1
Children -- United States 1
Children -- United States -- Conversion to Christianity. 1
Children. 1
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