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Collection 594 Papers of Joseph D. Blinco

 Collection
Identifier: CN-594
Audio tapes of crusade, conference, and radio messages by Joseph D. Blinco. Crusade locations include Australia, England, and the United States. Some of the conference messages were given at Forest Home Christian Conference Center. The radio messages were broadcasted on the Faith For Today radio program.

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Series: Audio Tapes

Arrangement: The archivist arranged the tapes in chronological order within three lists: miscellaneous, Faith for Today radio programs, and Forest Home Family Conference.

Date Range: 1959-1967

Volume: 50 audio tape reels (1.0 Cubic Feet)

Geographic Coverage: Australia, England, United States

Type of Documents: Recording of crusade, conference, and radio messages

Subjects: Communism, conversion, parables of Jesus Christ, salvation, sin.

Notes: Audio tapes of crusade, conference, and radio messages by Joseph D. Blinco. Crusade locations include Australia, England, and the United States. Some of the conference messages were given at Forest Home Christian Conference Center. The radio messages were broadcasted on the Faith For Today radio program.

Dates

  • Created: 1959-1967

Conditions Governing Access

Tape 15 may not be copied without written permission from the appropriate BGEA staff member. Any researcher who wishes to request permission must get the required form from the Archives staff. It is the responsibility of the researcher to fill out the form and send it to the BGEA.

Extent

50.00 audio_tapes

50 Audio Tapes other_unmapped

Biographical or Historical Information

Full Name: Joseph D. Blinco

Birth: May 6, 1912, Whitehaven, Cumberland, England

Death: June 9, 1968, San Bernardino, California

Family:

Parents: Thomas Arthur and Mary Jane (Dryden) Blinco

Marital Status: Married Ethelwynn B. Crawford

Children: Ethelwynn Mary, Pauline Margaret, Stephen Thomas Crawford

Conversion: In 1928, when he was 16

Ordination: In the Methodist Church of Great Britain, 1944

Education:

Unknown dates:  St. James School, Whitehaven

circa 1933 - Cliff College, England

Career:

1940 - Entered British Methodist ministry

1944-1951 - Staff evangelist at Cliff College

1951-1955 - Pastorates in West England, Manchester, Southampton and London

1955 - Joined Billy Graham Evangelistic Association (BGEA) as an Associate Evangelist

1966 - Resigned as Associate Evangelist

1966-1968 - Director of Forest Home Conference Center in California

Accruals and Additions

The materials in this collection were given to the Billy Graham Center Archives by Ethelwynne B. Smith in April 1994.

Accession 94-38

May 2, 2005

Wayne D. Weber
Title
Collection 594 Papers of Joseph D. Blinco
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Billy Graham Center Archives Repository

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