Skip to main content

Bell, L. Nelson (Lemuel Nelson), 1894-1973.


Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Christianity Today International (CTI) records.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 6
Identifier: 2007-055
Dates: 1958-2004

Christianity Today Records

Identifier: CN 008
Brief Description Correspondence, memos, forms, financial reports, minutes of meetings, study papers, clippings and other records of the Evangelical Christian publishing organization. The records describe the founding of the organization to publish the magazine Christianity Today and its creation or acquisition of other publications such as Campus Life, Leadership, Leadership 100, Partnership, and Your Church. Besides material on the editing, publishing and distribution of these periodicals, the files also...
Dates: Created: Majority of material found within 1930, 1954-2002

Collection 088 Papers of Paul and Catharine Gieser

Identifier: CN 088
Scope and Contents

Oral history interview with Kenneth Gieser and letters reporting to the Southern Presbyterian Mission Board in Nashville, TN on the Gieser’s work in China, written between October 19, 1934, and November 1, 1936. Also contains audio tapes and transcripts of autobiographical statements.

Dates: Created: 1934-1979

Collection 192 Papers of Harold Lindsell

Identifier: CN 192
Scope and Contents Collection contains correspondence, reports, meeting minutes, manuscripts, and other materials documenting the career and life of Harold Lindsell as a theologian, author, speaker and editor, dating primarily from his becoming Associate Editor of Christianity Today magazine in 1964. Collection contents contain considerable information on Christianity Today, Wheaton College, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, Westmont College, the Simon Greenleaf School of Law, and Lindsell's research on the...
Dates: 1938-1994

Collection 208 Oral History Interview with Doris Embery

Identifier: CN 208
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Doris Embery in which she discusses the activities of her parents, who were China Inland Mission workers; her education at the CIM school in Chefoo; her reflections on the lack of uniqueness of missionary children; her work with Scripture Union, experiences as a missionary for Overseas Missionary Fellowship in Hong Kong, and her experiences after she left China. The time period covered by the interviews is 1916 to 1957.Doris Embery was interviewed by...
Dates: Created: 1982

Collection 313 Papers of Robert C. Van Kampen

Identifier: CN 313
Scope and Contents Correspondence, minutes, reports, manuscripts, photographs, audio tapes, clippings, etc., related to Van Kampen's responsibilities on the Board of Directors of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association as well as various board committees, the boards of BGEA subsidiaries or affiliated institutions (Billy Graham Benevolent Fund, Billy Graham Evangelistic Film Ministry, Inc., Billy Graham Evangelistic Trust, Billy Graham Foundation, Grason Company, World Evangelism and Christian Education Fund,...
Dates: Created: 1944-1982

Collection 387 Papers of William M. Miller

Identifier: CN 387
Scope and Contents

Oral history interviews and transcripts with William M. Miller in which he describes his education at Princeton, Christian faith, and work as a Presbyterian missionary to Iran from 1919 to 1962. Besides descriptions of his evangelistic, pastoral, and educational work, he also describes many aspects of Iranian and Islamic society. Most of the transcripts are of interviews done for the Presbyterian Historical Society.

Dates: Created: 1979-1988

Collection 671 Oral History Interview with David P. Bruce

Identifier: CN 671
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with David P. Bruce, in which he discusses the history of the Montreat office of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association (BGEA) that functioned as the personal secretariat of Billy Graham; the relationship of the office to the rest of the BGEA; Bruce's own background and his work as assistant to Graham; L. Nelson Bell and other BGEA leaders (T. W. Wilson, Stephanie Wills, John Akers, Charlie Riggs, Sterling Huston, and John Corts); effects on the Montreat office of...
Dates: Created: 2013

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

Ken and Kay Gieser book.

 Unprocessed Material — Folder: 1
Identifier: 1997-088
Dates: 1984

L. Nelson Bell Papers

Identifier: CN 318
Brief Description Correspondence, minutes, newspaper clippings, reports, and other documents related to the life and ministry of L. Nelson Bell, first as a medical missionary in China, then as doctor, editor, and lay leader in the Presbyterian Church in the United States. Among the topics covered by the material in the collection are missions in China in the twentieth century between the two world wars; the work of Bell's son-in-law, Billy Graham; the founding and development of Christianity Today and The...
Dates: 1923-1973

Additional filters:

Collection 9
Unprocessed Material 2
Evangelistic work. 8
Evangelicalism. 5
Evangelistic work -- United States. 5
Church and social problems. 4
Church and state. 4
∨ more
Evangelicalism -- United States. 4
Liberalism (Religion) 4
Missionaries -- Training of. 4
Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 4
Missionaries. 4
Missions -- China. 4
Church and state -- United States. 3
Evangelistic work -- China. 3
Evangelistic work -- Congresses 3
Fundamentalism. 3
Mass media in religion -- United States. 3
Mass media in religion. 3
Medical care 3
Missionaries -- Leaves and furloughs. 3
Missions -- Educational work. 3
Missions, Medical. 3
Presbyterian Church -- Missions. 3
Presbyterian Church. 3
Presbyterians. 3
Sino-Japanese Conflict, 1937-1945. 3
African Americans -- Social conditions. 2
African Americans. 2
Authors and readers -- United States. 2
Catholic Church. 2
Children of missionaries. 2
Chinese -- Missions. 2
Chinese. 2
Christian education. 2
Christian leadership. 2
Church and state -- China. 2
College students in missionary work. 2
Communism. 2
Conversion. 2
Corporations, Religious -- Taxation. 2
Ecumenical movement. 2
Evangelistic work -- Korea. 2
Fund raising. 2
Journalism, Religious -- United States. 2
Journalism, Religious. 2
Liberalism (Religion) -- United States. 2
Medical care -- China. 2
Medical care -- Korea. 2
Missionaries -- Training of -- United States. 2
Missions -- Congresses. 2
Missions -- Interdenominational cooperation. 2
Missions. 2
Montreat (N.C.) 2
Motion pictures in church work. 2
New York World's Fair (1964-1965) 2
Pentecostalism. 2
Radio in religion. 2
Sex role. 2
Theology 2
Tsing Kiang Pu (China) 2
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975. 2
Women 2
Women -- Religious life. 2
Women missionaries. 2
World War, 1939-1945. 2
Worship (Christian) 2
Abortion 1
Abortion -- Religious aspects. 1
Anglicans. 1
Anti-communist movements. 1
Armenians. 1
Assemblies of God -- Missions. 1
Authors and publishers -- United States. 1
Authors and publishers. 1
Bahai Faith. 1
Baptism. 1
Bass baritone. 1
Belief and doubt. 1
Berlin (Germany) 1
Bible. 1
Billy Graham Greater London Crusade (1966: London, England) 1
Boarding schools -- China. 1
Boarding schools. 1
Businessmen -- Religious life -- United States. 1
Campus life (Periodical) 1
Catholic Church -- Evangelicalism. 1
Catholic Church -- Protestant churches. 1
Catholic Church -- United States. 1
Children of missionaries -- China. 1
China -- Description and travel. 1
China -- History -- 1937-1945. 1
China -- History. 1
China -- Manners and customs. 1
Chinese language. 1
Christian education -- Iran. 1
Christian education -- Philosophy. 1
Christian education -- United States. 1
Christian education of children. 1
Christian education of teenagers. 1
Christian life -- Hymns. 1
Christian life. 1
∧ less