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Wilson, Grady, 1919-1987.


Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

Collection 118 Ephemera of Mordecai Ham

Identifier: CN 118
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence, oral history interviews, newspaper clippings, microfilm, periodicals, photographs, sermon transcripts and notebooks. It documents in a non-comprehensive way Ham’s preaching style, some of his evangelistic meetings; his campaigns against Roman Catholics, Jews, evolution, and for the prohibition of alcohol and the racial hierarchy in the American South. There is in particular a great deal of material about the 1934 meetings in Charlotte when Billy...
Dates: Created: 1875-1983; Majority of material found within 1915-1934

Collection 443 Oral History Interviews with William L. Simmer

Identifier: CN 443
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with William Leonard Simmer (1929-2015) in which he discusses his childhood, years in the United States Air Force, conversion to Christianity, education at Washington Bible College, and the development of Good News Jail and Prison ministry. Other topics discussed include: Carl Henry, Grady Wilson, and the BGEA 1960 Washington, DC, Crusade. The time period covered by the interviews is 1929 to 1991.William Leonard Simmer was interviewed by Robert Shuster on...
Dates: Created: 1991

Collection 491 Oral History Interview with Chester Terpstra

Identifier: CN 491
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Chester Terpstra (1917-2007) in which he discusses his years as a student at Wheaton College (1939-1943); his friendship with Billy Graham; and his later ministry in Micronesia and Hawaii. Other topics discussed include the religious culture of Hawaii during World War II and after; the prevalence of pre-millenialism at Wheaton College and among evangelical missionaries; and the 1943 revival at Wheaton College. The time period covered by the interviews is 1939 to...
Dates: Created: 1993

Collection 563 Papers of Robert Coleman

Identifier: CN 563
Brief Description Correspondence, manuscripts, oral history interviews, class lecture notes, meeting files and other materials relating to Coleman's ministry as an evangelist, scholar and church leader. Besides Coleman's own life and ministry, the collection contains voluminous material on the theology of evangelism and Christian discipleship, American 20th century Evangelicalism; the growth of Christianity in Africa, Asia and Latin America in the 20th and 21st centuries, particularly in regard to the...
Dates: 1936-2019

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

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 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

Iner and Emily Basinger papers.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 1
Identifier: 1991-045
Dates: 1948-1991

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

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

Leighton Sandys Ford oral history interviews

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2023-012
Dates: 2023

Mel and Ruth Moran Dibble materials.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 1
Identifier: 2007-047
Dates: 1927-1998

Mel Lorentzen resource audio tapes.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 1
Identifier: 2005-065
Dates: 1976-1987

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

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

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Collection 7
Unprocessed Material 6
Evangelistic work -- United States. 6
Conversion. 4
Evangelistic work. 4
Christian life. 2
Church and social problems. 2
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Conversion -- Personal narratives. 2
Evangelistic work -- Hymns. 2
Evangelistic work -- Music. 2
Millennialism. 2
Prayer. 2
Revivals. 2
Sermons, American. 2
Anglo-Israelism 1
Baptism. 1
Bass baritone. 1
Belief and doubt. 1
Bible -- Evidences, authority, etc. 1
Bible -- Sermons. 1
Bible colleges 1
Bible colleges -- United States. 1
Billy Graham Greater London Crusade (1966: London, England) 1
Businessmen -- Religious life -- United States. 1
Businessmen -- Religious life. 1
Businessmen. 1
Charlotte (N.C.) 1
Christian education, Outdoor. 1
Christian leadership. 1
Christian life -- Hymns. 1
Church and social problems -- United States. 1
Church and state -- United States. 1
Church and state. 1
Church work with minorities 1
Church work with prisoners -- United States. 1
Church work with prisoners. 1
Church work with teenagers. 1
Church work with youth. 1
Club time (Radio program) 1
Communism. 1
Conversion -- Christianity. 1
Conversion -- Hymns. 1
Conversion -- Sermons. 1
Counseling. 1
Creation -- Biblical teaching. 1
Creation. 1
Crime and criminals 1
Crime and criminals -- United States. 1
Criminals 1
Devotional literature. 1
Discipling (Christianity) 1
Dispensationalism 1
Dispensationalism -- Sermons. 1
Divorce. 1
Dogs -- Anecdotes 1
Eschatology. 1
Ethics. 1
Evangelicalism -- Africa. 1
Evangelicalism -- Asia. 1
Evangelicalism -- Caribbean Area. 1
Evangelicalism -- Congresses. 1
Evangelicalism -- Europe. 1
Evangelicalism -- India. 1
Evangelicalism -- Korea. 1
Evangelicalism -- New Zealand. 1
Evangelicalism -- Oceania. 1
Evangelicalism -- Relations -- Catholic Church. 1
Evangelicalism -- Relations -- Judaism. 1
Evangelicalism -- Russia. 1
Evangelicalism -- South Africa. 1
Evangelicalism -- South America. 1
Evangelicalism -- United States. 1
Evangelicalism. 1
Evangelistic invitations. 1
Evangelistic sermons. 1
Evangelistic work -- Biblical teaching. 1
Evangelistic work -- Canada. 1
Evangelistic work -- Congresses 1
Evangelistic work -- Congresses -- Berlin, Germany 1
Evangelistic work -- Congresses -- United States. 1
Evangelistic work -- Hong Kong. 1
Evangelistic work -- Manila. 1
Evangelistic work -- Nepal. 1
Evangelistic work -- New York -- Harlem 1
Evangelistic work -- New York. 1
Evangelistic work -- North America. 1
Evangelistic work -- Philosophy. 1
Evangelistic work -- Public relations. 1
Evangelistic work -- Solomon Islands. 1
Evangelistic work -- Study and teaching. 1
Evangelistic work -- West Virginia. 1
Family. 1
Florida Bible Institute -- Alumni and alumnae. 1
Fort Worth (Tex.) 1
Fund raising. 1
Fundamentalism. 1
Gangs. 1
Gospel music. 1
Grace (Theology) -- Sermons. 1
Great Commission (Bible) 1
Great Commission (Bible) -- Sermons. 1
Grief 1
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