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Houghton, Will H., 1887-1947.


Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

CN 285 - Torrey Maynard Johnson, Sr., Papers.

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 180 Papers of Carl Armerding

Identifier: CN 180
Scope and Contents Diaries, correspondence, scrapbook, travel documents, oral history interview, sermons and other materials documenting Carl Armerding's career and ministry, especially his work as a Bible teacher, preacher, and leader of Central American Mission.Interview topics covered include Armerding's family background, education, recollections of Billy Sunday, Gipsy Smith, Henry Ironside and Will Houghton, missions and evangelism in Honduras and the Bahamas, speaking engagements, teaching...
Dates: Created: 1903-1987

Collection 446 Papers of Jack Wyrtzen

Identifier: CN 446
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews, audio tapes and video tapes relating to the ministry of Jack Wyrtzen.Series: Audio TapesTape 1 to Tape 7: Oral history interviews with Jack Wyrtzen in which he describes his parents, childhood, early influences, conversion, relations with other Christian leaders, development of the Word of Life Fellowship, radio and television work and youth work. The time period covered by the...
Dates: Created: 1991

Collection 624 Ephemera of the ZamZam Incident

Identifier: CN 624
Scope and Contents

Diaries, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, oral history interviews, correspondence, photos, and other materials relating to the passengers, mainly American missionaries, who were aboard the ship Zamzam, sunk in the south Atlantic Ocean in 1941 by a German warship. Materials describe the sinking, the subsequent experiences of the passengers as German prisoners and the internment of some for the duration of the war, and reunions held in later years by the survivors and their families.

Dates: Created: 1941-2012

Collection 659 Papers of Roy W. Gustafson

Identifier: CN 659
Scope and Contents Scrapbooks, correspondence, photos, newspaper clippings, and other documents relating to Gustafson’s education and life’s work as a minister, evangelist, Bible teacher, and staff member of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. Particularly well documented are the tours of the Holy Land (Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Egypt) he led and lectured to for several decades, his participation in ministries in Africa and Asia, and his active involvement in the worldwide activities of Samaritan’s...
Dates: Created: 1908-2002

George Beverly Shea Papers

Identifier: CN 541
Scope and Contents Correspondence, sheet music, business records, phonograph records, programs, songbooks, and other materials from Shea’s career as a soloist, radio personality, and composer. Most of the material is from the last decades of his life, especially his work with the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association (BGEA), but the entire range of his life from the 1930s on is covered. Though representing only a fraction of Shea’s papers, it includes a rich collection of source material that Shea used in his...
Dates: 1931-2010

Moody Church Records

Identifier: CN 330
Brief Description Correspondence, reports, scrapbooks, church bulletins, minutes of meetings, and other records documenting the activities of the influential independent Chicago church started in 1864 by Dwight L. Moody; chiefly from ca. 1910 through 1946. Topics documented include worship services, Sunday school, the weekly activities in the congregation, the governance of the body, and various urban evangelistic outreaches of the church. Besides the history of the church, the collection also documents such...
Dates: Created: 1864-1987

Additional filters:

Conversion. 5
Evangelistic work -- United States. 5
Evangelistic work. 4
Evangelicalism -- United States. 3
Evangelistic sermons. 3
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Fundamentalism. 3
Preaching. 3
Radio in religion -- United States. 3
Songs in the Night (Radio program) 3
World War, 1939-1945. 3
Chicago (Ill.) 2
Chicago (Ill.) -- Religion. 2
Church work with youth -- United States. 2
Church work with youth. 2
Conversion -- Hymns. 2
Conversion -- Personal narratives. 2
Evangelicalism -- Relations -- Judaism. 2
Evangelicalism. 2
Evangelistic invitations. 2
Evangelistic work -- Music. 2
Evangelistic work -- New Zealand. 2
Independent churches. 2
Mass media in religion. 2
Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 2
Missions to Muslims. 2
Missions, Medical. 2
Persecution. 2
Radio broadcasting -- United States. 2
Radio in religion. 2
Sermons, American. 2
Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Faculty. 2
Women missionaries. 2
Youth 2
Youth -- United States -- Religious life. 2
Youth -- United States -- Societies and clubs. 2
Abortion 1
Abortion -- Religious aspects. 1
African Americans -- Religious life. 1
Bass baritone. 1
Biarritz (France) 1
Billy Graham Greater London Crusade (1966: London, England) 1
Boca Raton (Fla.) 1
Catholic Church -- Central America. 1
Catholic Church -- Protestant churches. 1
Catholic Church. 1
Chapel Hour (Radio program) 1
Chaplains, Military 1
Chaplains, Military -- United States. 1
Children -- United States -- Religious life. 1
Christian education -- United States. 1
Christian education, Outdoor -- United States. 1
Christian education, Outdoor. 1
Christian leadership. 1
Christian life -- Hymns. 1
Christian vacation schools. 1
Church and social problems -- Central America. 1
Church and social problems -- United States. 1
Church and social problems. 1
Church architecture -- United States. 1
Church buildings -- Illinois -- Chicago. 1
Church discipline. 1
Church fund raising. 1
Church growth -- Central America. 1
Church growth. 1
Church management. 1
Church work with Hispanic Americans. 1
Church work with children -- Illinois -- Chicago. 1
Church work with military personnel -- United States. 1
Church work with military personnel. 1
Church work with older people. 1
Church work with prisoners -- United States. 1
Church work with prisoners. 1
Church work with students -- United States. 1
Church work with students. 1
Church work with youth -- Illinois -- Chicago. 1
Cities and towns -- United States. 1
City missions -- Illinois -- Chicago. 1
Clergy 1
Clergy -- Appointment, call, election. 1
Club time (Radio program) 1
College students -- United States 1
College students -- United States -- Religious life. 1
College students. 1
Commencement ceremonies. 1
Communism. 1
Conversion -- Christianity. 1
Depressions 1
Depressions -- 1929 1
Depressions -- 1929 -- United States. 1
Dixon, A. C. (Amzi Clarence), 1854-1925 -- Sermons. Selections. 1
Evangelistic work -- Africa. 1
Evangelistic work -- Australia. 1
Evangelistic work -- Burma. 1
Evangelistic work -- Caribbean Area. 1
Evangelistic work -- Central America. 1
Evangelistic work -- China. 1
Evangelistic work -- Congresses 1
Evangelistic work -- El Salvador. 1
Evangelistic work -- Europe. 1
Evangelistic work -- Fiji. 1
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