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Smith, Wilbur M. (Wilbur Moorehead), 1894-1976.


Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

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

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 061 Papers of Billy and Helen Sunday

Identifier: CN 061
Scope and Contents Microfilm edition of original documents held in Winona Lake, Indiana, including correspondence, sermons, reports, revival ephemera, and scrapbooks dealing mainly with the career of evangelist Billy Sunday from its beginning to his death and about the work of his wife Helen, who, besides acting as his general manager, was a fundamentalist leader in her own right, especially after his death. Persons featured include numerous fundamentalist figures and institutions; sermon topics cover a wide...
Dates: Created: 1882-1974

Collection 139 Oral History Interview with Frances Rader Longino

Identifier: CN 139
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Frances Rader Longino (1909-1996) in which she recounts memories of evangelists Billy Sunday, Mel Trotter, Homer Rodeheaver, and her uncle, Paul Rader. Other topics include: city mission work and the Chicago Gospel Tabernacle, Pacific Garden Mission, Winona Lake, and Cedar Lake Conference Grounds. Also included are reminiscences of Rader's reaction to Aimee Semple Mc Pherson, the formation of Scripture Press, Billy Graham's early preaching and crusades, and some...
Dates: Created: 1980

Collection 221 Ephemera of Campus Crusade for Christ

Identifier: CN 221
Scope and Contents Ten phonograph records and one audio tape containing messages by William R. Bright, Billy Graham, Richard C. Halverson, F.J. Huegel, J. Edwin Orr, Eugenia Price, Bernard Ramm, Wilbur Smith, and others used for various aspects of CCC ministry.The ten phonograph records are approximately twenty minutes on each side and consist of talks on selected topics delivered by Bill Bright, members of the CCC Board, and other outstanding individuals, authors, professors, and missionaries. ...
Dates: Created: 1960

Collection 468 Oral History Interviews with Elizabeth C. Stough

Identifier: CN 468
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Elizabeth Quackenbush Stough (1913-2009) in which she discusses her parents, childhood, education, conversion, attendance at Moody Bible Institute, call to be a missionary, joining Africa Inland Mission, travel to Africa, work in French Equatorial Africa, evangelistic field trips, her husband Paul Stough, her work among women in the Belgian Congo, the growth of the Africa Inland Church, the independence of the Congo, the Congolese civil war and Simba uprising,...
Dates: Created: 1992-1993

Collection 530 Oral History Interview with Ruby B. Maynard

Identifier: CN 530
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Ruby Beatrice (Arnold) Maynard (1912-1998), medical missionary in Tanzania from 1938-1984 with Africa Inland Mission. Topics discussed include Maynard's childhood; conversion; education at Moody Bible Institute; managing the hospital and leprosarium in Tanzania; the development of the African Inland Church in Tanzania; Dr. Nina Maynard's work at the Kolo Ndoto hospital; Ruby Maynard's marriage to station supervisor, William Maynard; challenges of missionary life;...
Dates: Created: 1996

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 680 Papers of the Almond Family

Identifier: CN 680
Scope and Contents

Diaries and oral history interviews documenting the work of Overseas Missionary Fellowship (China Inland Mission) workers Louis Almond, his first wife Stella and his second wife Helen in China (1949-1951), Thailand and the United States. Helen’s interview also describes the activities of the United States office of OMF, where she worked for many years.

Dates: 1949-1951, 2015-2016

Evangelical leaders audio tapes.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 1
Identifier: 2011-051
Dates: 1958

Jerusalem Conference on Prophecy phonograph record, "Echoes From Jerusalem."

 Unprocessed Material — loose: 1
Identifier: 2022-020
Dates: 1971

Small Collection 040 Ephemera of Homer Hammontree

Identifier: Small CN 040
Scope and Contents

Photographs of Homer Hammontree, 1901 report card, article on his ordination, obituaries, and letter written about him after his death by Howard Hermansen and Paul Beckwith, which includes a tribute by Wilbur M. Smith.

Dates: Created: 1901-1965

W. J. "Max" Maxheim photographs of Evangelical leaders.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 2
Identifier: 2000-040
Dates: 1950-1983

Additional filters:

Collection 10
Unprocessed Material 3
Conversion. 6
Evangelistic work -- United States. 6
Evangelistic work. 6
Chicago (Ill.) 4
Church and social problems. 3
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Evangelicalism -- United States. 3
Evangelicalism. 3
Evangelistic sermons. 3
Evangelistic work -- Illinois -- Chicago. 3
Fundamentalism. 3
Mass media in religion -- United States. 3
Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 3
Missionaries. 3
Sex role. 3
Women 3
Women -- Religious life. 3
Women missionaries. 3
World War, 1939-1945. 3
Belief and doubt -- Sermons. 2
Belief and doubt. 2
Chicago (Ill.) -- Religion. 2
Children of missionaries. 2
Christian life -- Sermons. 2
Christian life. 2
Christianity and culture. 2
Church and social problems -- United States. 2
Church and state -- United States. 2
Church and state. 2
Church work with military personnel -- United States. 2
Church work with military personnel. 2
Church work with women. 2
Cities and towns -- United States. 2
Cities and towns. 2
City missions -- United States. 2
City missions. 2
Evangelistic invitations. 2
Evangelistic work -- Philosophy. 2
Independent churches -- United States. 2
Independent churches. 2
Interdenominational cooperation -- United States. 2
Interdenominational cooperation. 2
Israel. 2
Journalism, Religious -- United States. 2
Liberalism (Religion) 2
Mass media in religion. 2
Missionaries -- Training of. 2
Missions -- Administration. 2
Missions -- Africa. 2
Missions -- Interdenominational cooperation. 2
Moody Bible Institute -- Alumni. 2
Prayer -- Sermons. 2
Prayer. 2
Prohibition 2
Prohibition -- United States. 2
Religion, Primitive 2
Salvation. 2
Sermons, American. 2
Theology 2
Women in church work. 2
Africa. -- Description and travel. 1
African Americans -- Social conditions. 1
African Americans. 1
Animism -- Central African Republic. 1
Animism. 1
Athletes 1
Athletes -- United States 1
Athletes -- United States -- Religious life. 1
Atlanta (Ga.) 1
Authors and readers -- United States. 1
Belgium. 1
Belgium. -- Administration. 1
Berlin (Germany) 1
Biarritz (France) 1
Bible -- Prophecies. 1
Bible -- Sermons. 1
Bible. 1
Boca Raton (Fla.) 1
Bunia (Congo) 1
Campus life (Periodical) 1
Catholic Church -- Evangelicalism. 1
Catholic Church. 1
Chapel Hour (Radio program) 1
Chaplains, Military 1
Chaplains, Military -- United States. 1
Children -- Conversion to Christianity. 1
Children of missionaries -- Education. 1
Children. 1
China -- History -- 1949- 1
China -- History -- Civil War, 1945-1949. 1
Chinese language. 1
Christian education -- Africa, East. 1
Christian education. 1
Christian literature -- Publication and distribution -- Zaire, 1
Christian literature -- Publication and distribution. 1
Christian literature. 1
Christianity and culture -- Sermons. 1
Church and social problems -- Sermons. 1
Church and state -- Congo (Democratic Republic) 1
Church development, New -- Thailand 1
Church grown 1
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