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Riley, W. B. (William Bell), 1861-1947.


Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

Billy Graham Ephemera

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

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 095 Ephemera of William B. Riley

Identifier: CN 095
Scope and Contents

Films, including a home movie, microfilm of scrapbooks, notebooks, clippings, and sermons of William Bell Riley, noted Fundamentalist, Baptist minister, theologian,and founder and president of of Northwestern Bible School in Minnesota.

Dates: Created: 1903-1945

Collection 225 Records of the Baptista Film Mission

Identifier: CN 225
Scope and Contents Correspondence, diaries, newsletters, scripts, catalogs, films, and other material related to the work of the Baptista Film Mission. This collection contains much information on the beginnings of the Protestant evangelical Christian film industry. Included are films featured are evangelical and fundamentalist figures like V. Raymond Edman, Billy Graham, Henry A. Ironside, Bob Jones Jr., Paul Rader, Oswald J. Smith, and Walter Wilson and nondenominational organizations. Subjects documented...
Dates: Created: 1908-1977; Majority of material found in 1939-1963

Collection 279 Oral History Interview with Elizabeth Evans

Identifier: CN 279
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Elizabeth Morrell Evans (1899-1976) in which she discusses her childhood; education at Wheaton College; work with J. Elwin Wright; her Christian education activities; the development of the New England Fellowship, the National Association of Evangelicals, and the World Evangelical Fellowship; and her work as a missionary in Taiwan. The time period covered by the interviews is 1899-1976.Elizabeth Evans was interviewed by Robert Shuster on October 8,...
Dates: Created: 1984-1985

Collection 394 Oral History Interview with Ruth W. Adeney

Identifier: CN 394
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Ruth Winifred Temple Adeney (1912-1911) in which she describes her youth; spiritual growth; education at Northwestern Schools; call to missionary work with China Inland Mission; her missionary experience; her husband, David Adeney; her work with with China Inland Mission in rural areas of Henan Province (1934-1941); and her husband's work with university students in Nanking (1946-1948) and Shanghai (1949- 1950). Other topics discussed include the impact of war...
Dates: Created: 1988

Collection 478 Oral History Interviews with Paul A. Buyse

Identifier: CN 478
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Paul Adrian Buyse (1926-2017), Africa Inland Mission worker in the Belgian Congo/Zaire. Topics covered include Buyse's childhood and youth as the son of AIM missionary parents in the Congo; education at Rethy Academy, Northwestern Schools, and Moody Bible Institute; work with North Arkansas Gospel Mission, spiritual hardships of being a missionary; his work in the Congo among pygmies; development of the Africa Inland Church in the Congo, transition from...
Dates: Created: 1993

Collection 666 Papers of Arvilla E. Garner

Identifier: CN 666
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, prayer letters, sermon transcripts, and photographs relating to the career of Arvilla E. Garner, personal secretary to H. A. Ironside. Correspondence and photographs in this collection is from Helen Mae Doderlein, a friend of Garner and a missionary with the Christian & Missionary Alliance. Also includes transcripts of sermons by Ironside, preached at The Moody Church of Chicago.

Dates: Created: 1922-1940, undated

Collection 675 Papers of John Minder

Identifier: CN 675
Scope and Contents Letters, reports, clippings, handbills, newsletters, brochures, pamphlets selected from the papers of Christian and Missionary Alliance pastor John Minder related to his mentorship of Billy Graham while Graham was a student at Florida Bible Institute (FBI) and their continuing friendship. To a lesser extent, the papers also document Minder’s mentorship of other students and evangelists, such as Roy Gustafson and Jimmie Johnson, as well as his leadership at FBI, the Tampa Gospel Tabernacle,...
Dates: Created: 1927-1992

Film including shots of William Bell Riley.

 Unprocessed Material — loose: 1
Identifier: 1985-060
Dates: Undated

Merv Rosell papers.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 34
Identifier: 2018-027
Dates: 1923-2001

Office of the President Records (J. Oliver Buswell)

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-02-003
Scope and Contents

Records of the President J. Oliver Buswell include biographical files, correspondence, minutes, financial records and audio recordings.

Dates: Created: 1917-1980; Other: Majority of material found in 1926-1940

Reuben Archer Torrey, Sr., Collection

Identifier: CN 107
Scope and Contents

Diaries, correspondence, sermon notes, Sunday school lessons, newspaper clippings, brochures, memorial booklet, photographs, diaries, audio tapes, and glass negatives from R.A. Torrey's career as evangelist, teacher, author, and family man.

Dates: Created: 1882-1983

Ruth Blick Robinson papers.

 Unprocessed Material — Folder: 1
Identifier: 1997-080
Dates: 1945-1947

William Bell Riley-related phonograph records.

 Unprocessed Material — loose: 18
Identifier: 1986-036
Dates: 1940-1946

Additional filters:

Collection 11
Unprocessed Material 4
Evangelistic work -- United States. 7
Evangelistic work. 7
Conversion. 6
Fundamentalism. 6
Sermons, American. 6
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Evangelistic sermons. 5
Mass media in religion -- United States. 5
Mass media in religion. 5
Conversion -- Sermons. 4
Evangelicalism -- United States. 4
Evangelicalism. 4
Evangelistic work -- Great Britain. 4
Preaching. 4
Belief and doubt. 3
Children -- United States 3
Children -- United States -- Conversion to Christianity. 3
Children. 3
Church and state. 3
Church work with students -- United States. 3
Church work with students. 3
College students. 3
Evangelistic invitations. 3
Evangelistic work -- China. 3
Evangelistic work -- Philosophy. 3
Missionaries. 3
Missions -- India. 3
Radio in religion. 3
Salvation -- Sermons. 3
Salvation. 3
Sin -- Sermons. 3
Women missionaries. 3
World War, 1939-1945. 3
Youth 3
Belief and doubt -- Sermons. 2
Bible -- Evidences, authority, etc. 2
Bible -- Sermons. 2
Bible colleges 2
Bible. 2
Catholic Church -- United States. 2
Catholic Church. 2
Chaplains, Military 2
Chaplains, Military -- United States. 2
Children -- United States -- Religious life. 2
Christian education -- United States. 2
Christian leadership. 2
Christian life -- Sermons. 2
Christian life. 2
Church and social problems -- United States. 2
Church and social problems. 2
Church work with military personnel -- United States. 2
Church work with military personnel. 2
Church work with youth -- United States. 2
Church work with youth. 2
College students -- United States 2
College students -- United States -- Religious life. 2
Evangelicalism -- Relations -- Judaism. 2
Faith -- Sermons. 2
Graham, Billy, 1918-2018 -- Sermons. Selections. 2
Indigenous church administration 2
Israel. 2
Liberalism (Religion) 2
Liberalism (Religion) -- United States. 2
Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 2
Missionaries' spouses. 2
Missions -- Mexico. 2
Missions. 2
Modernist-fundamentalist controversy. 2
Motion pictures in church work -- United States. 2
Motion pictures in church work. 2
Orphans 2
Orphans -- United States. 2
Radio in religion -- United States. 2
Rapture (Christian eschatology) 2
Rapture (Christian eschatology) -- Sermons. 2
Religious institutions. 2
Riley, W. B. (William Bell), 1861-1947. -- Sermons. Selections. 2
Sex role. 2
Sin. 2
Sunday schools. 2
Women 2
Women -- Religious life. 2
Youth -- Religious life. 2
Ababua (African people) 1
Administrative Records. 1
African Americans -- Segregation. 1
African Americans. 1
All-Scotland Billy Graham Crusade (1955: Glasgow, Scotland) 1
Animism -- Central African Republic. 1
Animism -- Nigeria. 1
Animism. 1
Anti-communist movements -- United States. 1
Anti-communist movements. 1
Atheism. 1
Audio-visual materials -- United States. 1
Audio-visual materials. 1
Audiotapes. 1
Baptism. 1
Baptists -- United States. 1
Baptists. 1
Bible -- Inspiration. 1
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