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Shea, George Beverly, 1909-2013.



  • Existence: 1909 - 2013

Found in 25 Collections and/or Records:

Advertizing postcards for Youth for Christ (YFC) and other religious events in Des Moines, Iowa.

 Unprocessed Material — Folder: 1
Identifier: 2003-013
Dates: 1943-1951

Billy Graham Evangelistic Association Collection

Identifier: CN 074
Brief Description Collection consists of a wide variety of materials (correspondence, form letters, audio tapes, films and videotapes, etc.) that document the ministry and history of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association (BGEA) in the United States and around the world. Based on earlier collecting protocols, the collection also contains material about Billy Graham personally, such as oral history interviews with his Wheaton College classmates.Originally this collection contained mainly...
Dates: Created: 1863-1999

Billy Graham New York Crusade phonograph record.

 Unprocessed Material — Folder: 1
Identifier: 1987-003
Dates: 1957

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 042 Ephemera of Old Time Gospel Music

Identifier: CN 042
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one audio tape containing American Gospel music sung by Homer Rodeheaver, George Beverly Shea, and F. Carlton Booth, with piano solos by Clayton Erb.Side 1: Sung by Homer Rodeheaver - 1. When God is Near , 2. Wonderful , 3. You Must Open the Door, 4. Jesus Took My Burden, 5. Heartaches, 6. The Glory of His Presence, 7. Saviour, Like a Shepherd -- Piano solo by Clayton Erb, sung by George Beverly Shea - 8. Softly and Tenderly, 9. If We Could See Beyond...
Dates: Created: 1930-1940

Collection 138 Ephemera of American Hymn Writers and Composers

Identifier: CN 138
Scope and Contents Microfilmed contents of a scrapbook containing miscellaneous correspondence, photos, and memorabilia by and about hymn writers and composers. Included are Cliff Barrows, Merrill Dunlop, Lowell Mason, Homer Rodeheaver, Ira Sankey, George Stebbins, and others.Series 1: PhotographsPhotographs include these subjects: George Stebbins, Charles Alexander, Rodney "Gipsy" Smith, William Runyan, Don Hustad, Cliff Barrows, Tedd Smith, George...
Dates: Created: 1878-1975

Collection 224 Papers of J. Stratton Shufelt

Identifier: CN 224
Scope and Contents

Reports, correspondence, newspaper clippings, handbills, photographs, and other ephemera relating to J. Stratton Shufelt's evangelistic activities as a speaker and song leader for Youth for Christ, Jack Shuler, John R. Rice, Harry Ironside and others, and as a performer or teacher at Bible conferences and other events. This collection also contains information on the Wheaton College Revival of 1950.

Dates: Created: 1908-1982; Majority of material found in 1924-1982

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 329 Papers of Louis and Phil Palermo

Identifier: CN 329
Scope and Contents Articles, audio tapes, clippings, correspondence, films, phonograph records, photo albums, photographs, video tapes and wire recordings of Louis and Phil Palermo, musical evangelists with Chicago Midnight Brigade and Youth for Christ. The collection highlights the Palermos' musical ministry in the United States and other parts of the world, especially Italy and Vietnam, predominantly from the early-1940s to the 1980s; also includes assorted information about evangelical figures and...
Dates: Created: 1924-1984

Collection 357 Papers of Percy B. Crawford and Ruth Crawford Porter

Identifier: CN 357
Scope and Contents

Films, videos, audio tapes, correspondence, a book manuscript, sermon notes, and other materials documenting the evangelistic ministry of Percy and Ruth Crawford, particularly their radio and television work.

Dates: Created: 1922-1989

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 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

Collection 693 Papers of Jim Vaus

Identifier: CN 693
Scope and Contents Newsletters, oral history transcripts, manuscripts, correspondence, slides, photographs, audio recordings, and films relating to Jim Vaus’ youth ministry work in East Harlem, NY and later youth camp ministries in New York and California and internationally with the Missionary Communication Service. The collection also contains material on Jim Vaus’ work as a wiretapper for the Los Angeles mob prior to his conversion to Christianity at the 1949 Los Angeles Billy Graham Crusade, and the 1955...
Dates: Created: 1950-2001

George Beverly Shea and miscellaneous wire recordings.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 1
Identifier: 2022-004
Dates: 1950-1952

George Beverly Shea audio recordings and press releases,

 Unprocessed Material — Folder: 1
Identifier: 2021-049
Dates: 1939-2007

George Beverly Shea memorabilia.

 Unprocessed Material — Container: Box 1, Box: 1
Identifier: 2022-011
Dates: 1944-1979, n.d.

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

Herbert J. Taylor Papers

Identifier: CN 020
Brief Description Correspondence, photographs, reports, publications, posters, minutes of meetings, and other documentation of Herbert J. Taylor's long involvement in the leadership of such organizations as Child Evangelism, Youth for Christ, Christian Service Brigade, Pioneer Girls, Young Life, National Association of Evangelicals, Fuller Seminary, Christian Workers Foundation, and Inter-Varsity as well as his role in the planning and development of Billy Graham's Chicago crusades and of Key '73. Other...
Dates: Created: Ca. 1916-1979

Joel Fetzer photographs of Billy Graham's 1981 Baltimore Crusade.

 Unprocessed Material — Folder: 1
Identifier: 2019-002
Dates: 1981

John Wesley White letters.

 Unprocessed Material — Folder: 1
Identifier: 2003-020
Dates: 2003

Leighton Sandys Ford oral history interviews

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2023-012
Dates: 2023

Miscellaneous books, programs, brochures.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 1
Identifier: 1987-151
Dates: Undated

National Religious Broadcasters Records

Identifier: CN 309
Brief Description Correspondence, reports, clippings, recordings and programs of conventions, photographs and other materials of the NRB, which served as a professional association for persons or organizations involved in Protestant Christian radio and television broadcasting. The collection documents the NRB's efforts to provide information on training for its members on a wide range of technical and broadcasting issues and is especially strong on Federal Communication Commission policies effecting religious...
Dates: Created: 1922, 1969-1989, 1991

Religious phonograph records.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 1
Identifier: 1988-019
Dates: 1950-1982

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

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

Additional filters:

Collection 14
Unprocessed Material 11
Evangelistic work -- United States. 11
Evangelistic work. 11
Evangelistic work -- Music. 10
Conversion. 8
Evangelicalism -- United States. 7
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Radio in religion -- United States. 7
Radio in religion. 7
Evangelicalism. 6
Evangelistic work -- Hymns. 6
Fundamentalism. 6
Mass media in religion. 6
Evangelistic invitations. 5
Mass media in religion -- United States. 5
Youth 5
Children -- United States -- Conversion to Christianity. 4
Church work with youth. 4
Evangelicalism -- Relations -- Judaism. 4
Evangelistic sermons. 4
Evangelistic work -- Philosophy. 4
Gospel musicians. 4
Salvation. 4
Youth -- Religious life. 4
African Americans. 3
Bible. 3
Children -- United States 3
Children -- United States -- Religious life. 3
Children. 3
Christian education, Outdoor. 3
Church and social problems -- United States. 3
Church and state -- United States. 3
Church work with youth -- United States. 3
Conversion -- Hymns. 3
Evangelistic work -- Canada. 3
Faith. 3
Fund raising. 3
Gospel music. 3
Missions. 3
Radio broadcasting -- United States. 3
Salvation -- Sermons. 3
Sermons, American. 3
Sin -- Sermons. 3
Songs in the Night (Radio program) 3
Television in religion. 3
World War, 1939-1945. 3
Abortion -- Religious aspects -- Christianity. 2
Abortion. 2
African Americans -- Religious life. 2
Chicago (Ill.) 2
Christian leadership. 2
Christian life. 2
Church and social problems. 2
Church and state. 2
Church work with students -- United States. 2
Church work with students. 2
Cities and towns -- United States. 2
City missions -- United States. 2
City missions. 2
College students -- United States 2
College students -- United States -- Religious life. 2
College students. 2
Conversion -- Personal narratives. 2
Conversion -- Sermons. 2
Evangelistic work -- Australia. 2
Evangelistic work -- Caribbean Area. 2
Evangelistic work -- Congresses 2
Evangelistic work -- Great Britain. 2
Evangelistic work -- Japan. 2
Evangelistic work -- Korea. 2
Evangelistic work -- New York. 2
Evangelistic work -- North America. 2
Evangelistic work -- Public relations. 2
Evangelistic work -- Vietnam. 2
Faith -- Hymns. 2
Faith -- Sermons. 2
Family. 2
Girls 2
Girls -- United States 2
Gospel musicians -- United States. 2
Hour of Decision (Radio program) 2
Hymn writers -- United States. 2
Hymns -- Homiletical use. 2
Hymns, English 2
Hymns, English -- United States. 2
Israel. 2
Jerusalem 2
Jerusalem -- Description and travel. 2
Liberalism (Religion) 2
Liberalism (Religion) -- United States. 2
Lutheran Hour (Radio program) 2
Motion pictures in church work -- United States. 2
Motion pictures in church work. 2
Mr. Texas (Motion picture) 2
Old Fashioned Revival Hour (Radio program) 2
PTL Club (Television program) 2
Prayer. 2
Preaching. 2
Presidents -- United States -- Religion. 2
Prodigal son (Parable) 2
Prodigal son (Parable) -- Sermons. 2
Radio audiences. 2
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