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Collection 485 Oral History Interview with Mary M. Johnson

Identifier: CN 485

Scope and Contents

Oral history interview with Mary Margaret Garfield Johnson in which she discusses her family background; education at Wheaton College with emphasis on the activities of the literary societies; and her impressions of fellow classmate Billy Graham.The time period covered by the interviews is 1920 to 1943.

Mary Margaret Garfield Johnson was interviewed by Robert Shuster on May 7, 1993 at the Billy Graham Center Archives at Wheaton College.


  • Created: 1993

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on the use of this collection.

Biographical Information

Full Name: Mary Margaret Garfield Johnson

Birth Date: August 10, 1920, in Windsor, Ontario, Canada


Parents: Hubert and Margaret Garfield Siblings: Five brothers Marital Status: Married to Robert C. Johnson (BS '41 from Wheaton College)

Children: Two

Conversion: At four years old, Plymouth Brethren Church


1939-1943 BA, Wheaton College, in Political Science

1971 Additional courses to qualify for teaching


1 Audio Tape

65 Minutes

Language of Materials


Accruals and Additions

The material in this collection was given to the Billy Graham Center Archives by Mary Johnson in May 1993.

Accession: 93-59

July 21, 2000

Janyce H. Nasgowitz

P. Ericksen

R. Shuster

Collection 485 Oral History Interview with Mary M. Johnson
Paul Ericksen
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Roman Script

Repository Details

Part of the Evangelism & Missions Archives Repository

501 College Avenue
Wheaton IL 60187 US