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Graham, Billy, 1918-2018.


Found in 194 Collections and/or Records:

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

Latin America Mission Records

Identifier: CN 236
Brief Description Records of the mission, including correspondence, minutes, reports, memos, financial reports, policy statements, planning documents, promotional material, photographs, etc. Documents describe the origins of LAM (particularly the contribution of the Strachan family); evangelistic, church planting, educational, medical, and literature activities (primarily in Colombia and Costa Rica, but also many other Latin American countries and the United States); the restructuring of the mission in the...
Dates: Created: 1903-1994

Leighton Ford Ministries (LFM) records.

 Unprocessed Material — Folder: 1
Identifier: 2018-002
Dates: 1964-1988

Leighton Ford papers.

 Unprocessed Material — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1998-054
Dates: 1952-1997

Luis Palau Papers.

Identifier: CN-722
Brief Description Papers of Luis Palau, international Christian evangelist, including crusade-related materials, correspondence, the Luis Palau Association strategic planning documents and reports, and personal diaries. While the paper documents in the collection are subdivided into several subseries, almost all of them relate to Palau's crusades or other events as a Latin American evangelist, most after he established his own evangelistic ministry and association separate from Overseas Crusades in 1978; far...
Dates: 1947-2017

Mel Lorentzen files for Billy Graham's autobiography.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 1
Identifier: 1999-076
Dates: 1988-1994

Mel Lorentzen files for Billy Graham's autobiography.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 1
Identifier: 2005-011
Dates: 1957-2001

Merv Rosell papers.

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

Miscellaneous audio recordings of Evangelical radio programs, worship services and speeches

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2023-038
Dates: 1963-1973, undated

Miscellaneous evangelism materials.

 Unprocessed Material — Folder: 1
Identifier: 2012-008
Dates: 1913-1987

Miscellaneous newspaper clippings about religious figures.

 Unprocessed Material — Folder: 1
Identifier: 1988-035
Dates: 1930-1950

OC International Records

Identifier: CN 222
Brief Description Correspondence, reports, minutes, manuscripts, handbooks, directories, photographs, etc., relating to the mission's work of evangelism, church planting and development of national leadership in Africa, Asia, Europe, and Latin America since its origin in 1950 and official founding in 1951. Documents describe the founding and expansion of the mission, administrations of Dick Hillis (first president from 1951-1976, but also including files dating back to 1933 on his years as a missionary in...
Dates: Created: 1933-1998

Oprah Winfrey Show with Billy Graham as guest.

 Unprocessed Material — Folder: 1
Identifier: 2011-064
Dates: 1997

Paul L. Maier Oral History Interview

Identifier: CN 049
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Paul Luther Maier in which he describes the relationship between his father, Walter Arthur Maier, of the radio program The Lutheran Hour and Billy Graham. He also discusses Walter F. Bennett and Company, an advertising firm that worked with the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. Paul Maier was interviewed by Robert Shuster on November 9, 1978....
Dates: Created: 1978

Paul Rader and Luke Rader materials.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 8
Identifier: 2001-021
Dates: 1905-1994

Phonograph record: Billy Graham Pavilion at the 1964-65 World's Fair "Man in the Fifth Dimension

 Unprocessed Material — Folder: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2023-040
Dates: 1960, 1964

Phonograph records of messages, testimonies, and music by evangelists and artists.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 1
Identifier: 2002-012
Dates: 1969-1978

Prison Fellowship Ministries Records

Identifier: CN 274
Brief Description Correspondence, memos, reports, newspaper clippings and other documents describing the founding and development of Prison Fellowship. Among the subjects covered in the files are the part played in the organization by Charles Colson, the realities of prison ministry, the conditions of prisons in the United States, relations between organizations involved in prison ministries, the testimonies of inmates, and the relationship between PFM and its constituents.  Persons featured included those...
Dates: Created: 1961, 1975-1989, 1990, undated

R. Allan Mitchell papers.

 Unprocessed Material — Folder: 1
Identifier: 2005-039
Dates: 1926-1966

Robert Coleman oral history interview.

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2019-013
Dates: 2019

Robert Cook messages audio recordings and other materials.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 1
Identifier: 1994-027
Dates: 1908-1988

Rose Hines audio tape collection.

 Unprocessed Material — flat_storage: 13
Identifier: 1999-038
Dates: 1965-1989

Roy Lundquist Papers.

Identifier: CN 002
Scope and Contents

The bulk of the collection is comprised of charts created by Roy Lundquist that attempted to trace the effect of Billy Graham Crusades on the crime rates of thirteen selected cities. Also contains a few letters, notes, and newspaper clippings relating to Moody Memorial Church in Chicago, Wheaton, Illinois local politics, and unidentified architectural drawings.

Dates: Created: 1925-1974

Ruth Blick Robinson papers.

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

Schloss Mittersill records.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 4
Identifier: 2022-041
Dates: 1939-2016

Sermon audio tapes.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 1
Identifier: 1993-063
Dates: 1960-1971

TEAM archives, fifth accession, Boxes 183-270.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 88, Box: 183-270
Identifier: 2022-017
Dates: 1897-2014

Televangelists TV program video.

 Unprocessed Material — Folder: 1
Identifier: 1988-072
Dates: 1988

The Navigators Records

Identifier: CN 007
Scope and Contents Correspondence, memos, reports, forms, manuals, statistical summaries, publicity materials, newspaper clippings relating to the counseling and follow-up systems the Navigators created and supervised for Billy Graham Evangelistic Association meetings between 1950 and 1957. Records document the details of this system for counseling people who came forward at BGEA evangelistic meetings and maintaining contact with them as they began to develop a Christian lifestyle. For some crusades, besides...
Dates: Created: 1947-1974

Three videos deaccessioned from the library

 Unprocessed Material — Container: 1, Box: 1
Identifier: 2022-034

Torrey Johnson autobiography audio tapes.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 1
Identifier: 2021-017
Dates: 1971-2002

Torrey Johnson notebook

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 1
Identifier: 2021-015
Dates: 1985-2009

Vernon W. Patterson Papers

Identifier: CN 005
Scope and Contents Correspondence, clippings, reports, financial records, press releases, promotional material, forms, newsletters, and oral history interviews relating to Vernon W. Patterson's (1892-1991) active participation and leadership in evangelistic activities in the Charlotte, North Carolina, area. The papers focus particularly on his involvement in various evangelical lay organizations and other institutions and the early career of Billy Graham. The interviews were recorded on 3/4/85 and 3/5/85 and...
Dates: Created: 1900-1985

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

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

Walter and Pearl Dean Super audio tapes and photographs.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 6
Identifier: 1991-054
Dates: 1945-1975

Walter Hanchett papers.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 1
Identifier: 1987-145
Dates: 1944-1975

Werner Burklin correspondence files.

 Unprocessed Material — Folder: 1
Identifier: 2014-025
Dates: 1980-2012

Werner Burklin papers.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 1
Identifier: 1999-061
Dates: 1968-1995

Werner Burklin papers.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 1
Identifier: 2012-035
Dates: 1938-2010

Western Springs Baptist Church (during Billy Graham pastorate) bulletins.

 Unprocessed Material — Folder: 1
Identifier: 1992-003
Dates: 1943-1945

Wheaton College Billy Graham Center Records

Identifier: CN 003
Brief Description Correspondence, proposals, reports, minutes, programs, publications brochures, budgets, audio tapes, clippings, photographs, and video tapes related to the founding, ground breaking and dedication and continuing work of the Billy Graham Center at Wheaton College as a research and training center in evangelism, and its ongoing activities. Includes audio and video recordings of Center-sponsored conferences (on themes including evangelism and evangelistic preaching, outreach to various...
Dates: Created: 1919-2011

World Evangelical Fellowship Records

Identifier: CN 338
Brief Description Correspondence, reports, minutes, budgets, audio tapes, photographs. Topics documented included the formation of the WEF in 1951 to foster fellowship, cooperation, and communication between evangelical national and regional associations around the world; the gradual growth of influence by non-Western associations; the activities of Evangelical Protestants in many different parts of the world; the leadership of J. Elwin Wright, Clyde Taylor, Waldron Scott, and David Howard, among others. Many...
Dates: Created: 1926-1992, undated; Other: Majority of material found in 1948-1986

Youth for Christ Records

Identifier: CN 048
Brief Description 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

Youth for Christ (YFC) records.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 3
Identifier: 2008-021
Dates: 1944-2008

Additional filters:

Collection 116
Unprocessed Material 77
Archival Object 1
Evangelistic work. 91
Evangelistic work -- United States. 73
Evangelicalism. 55
Conversion. 49
Evangelicalism -- United States. 41
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Mass media in religion. 31
Church and social problems. 30
Church and state. 30
Radio in religion. 30
Religious institutions. 29
Evangelistic work -- Congresses 28
Fundamentalism. 28
Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 28
Missionaries. 28
Evangelistic work -- Philosophy. 26
Christian leadership. 25
Christian life. 25
Sermons, American. 24
Christianity and culture. 23
Catholic Church. 22
Fund raising. 21
Bible. 20
Missionaries -- Training of. 20
Missions. 20
Women -- Religious life. 20
Christian education. 19
Communism. 19
Evangelistic sermons. 19
Women 19
Belief and doubt. 18
Missions -- Congresses. 18
Missions -- Interdenominational cooperation. 18
World War, 1939-1945. 18
Youth 18
College students in missionary work. 17
Evangelistic invitations. 17
Theology 17
Catholic Church -- Relations -- Protestant churches. 16
Children of missionaries. 16
Church and state -- United States. 16
Indigenous church administration 16
Mass media in religion -- United States. 16
Prayer. 16
Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Alumni. 16
Church and social problems -- United States. 15
College students. 15
Evangelistic work -- Music. 15
Interdenominational cooperation. 15
Pentecostalism. 15
Theological seminaries. 15
Theology -- Study and teaching -- Asia. 15
Ecumenical movement. 14
Missions -- Educational work. 14
Organizational change. 14
Radio in missionary work. 14
Radio in religion -- United States. 14
Revivals. 14
Sex role. 14
Television in religion. 14
Church development, New. 13
Church work with youth. 13
City missions. 13
Evangelistic work -- Great Britain. 13
Journalism, Religious. 13
Language in missionary work. 13
Preaching. 13
Women missionaries. 13
Children. 12
Church growth. 12
Church work with students. 12
Evangelistic work -- South America. 12
Evangelistic work -- Study and teaching. 12
Family. 12
Persecution. 12
African Americans. 11
Christian literature -- Publication and distribution. 11
Christian literature. 11
Evangelistic work -- Australia. 11
Evangelistic work -- Brazil. 11
Liberalism (Religion) 11
Mass media in missionary work. 11
Missions -- Finance. 11
Missions to Muslims. 11
Christian education -- United States. 10
Cities and towns. 10
Education 10
Evangelistic work -- China. 10
Evangelistic work -- Europe. 10
Faith. 10
Missions, Medical. 10
Presbyterians. 10
Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Religious life and customs. 10
Youth -- Religious life. 10
Bible -- Study and teaching. 9
College students -- Religious life. 9
College students -- United States 9
College students -- United States -- Religious life. 9
Conversion -- Personal narratives. 9
Evangelistic work -- Africa. 9
Evangelistic work -- Asia. 9
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