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Academic Advisory Committee Records

 Collection — Container: Folder
Identifier: RG-06-001
Scope and Contents Minutes of the Academic Advisory Committee

Academic Affairs Committee Records

 Collection
Identifier: RG-06-037
Scope and Contents Miniutes of the Academic Affairs Committee

Academic Council Records

 Collection
Identifier: RG-06-039
Scope and Contents Minutes and general file of the Academic Council

Academic Planning Committee Records

 Collection
Identifier: RG-06-038
Scope and Contents Minutes and Additional Materials of the Academic Planning Committee

Adeline Eliza Collins Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC-208
Scope and Contents The Addie Eliza Collins Papers is composed of biographical information about her principalship at Wheaton College, correspondence with Collins' decendants, college manuscripts and family photographs. The bulk of the collection centers around a dozen hand-written college papers in delicate script and family photographs from 1870-1900 including her mother, children and grandchildren.

Adeline Hendricks Scrapbook

 Collection — Box: I
Identifier: SC-134
Scope and Contents The Adeline Hendricks (1915) scrapbook is embossed with the words, "The Girl Graduate, Her Own Book." The covers are leather-lined cardboard, faded, and measure 6 x 9 1/4. The first pages are dedicated to photos of familiar campus scenes and faculty. Six photos feature a boating trip. These images include marginal comments. Tucked within are standard scrap items: literary society invitations and programs, alumni banquet notices, recital and concert programs. A few of the light green pages are...

Administrative Council Records

 Collection
Identifier: RG-06-032
Scope and Contents Minutes of the Administrative Council

Admissions Committee Records

 Collection
Identifier: RG-06-002
Scope and Contents Minutes of the Admissions Committee

Adolf Andrew Brown Scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SC-172
Scope and Contents The A.A. Brown ('21) photo album, composed of gray construction paper, features a few words of description beneath each image, identifying persons and places. Interesting photos include an aerial of Blanchard Hall, the former chapel located in Blanchard Hall, the graduating class of 1919, and images of the severe damage inflicted upon the City of Elgin after a tornado hit in 1920. The book's covers are black, measuring 11 1/2 x 7. Other images show Charles Blanchard, Darien Straw, Elsie Dow,...

Adrienne Jones Scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SC-135
Scope and Contents The Adrienne Jones scrapbook is blue, embossed with a large gold "W" on the cover, and measures 16 x 12 1/4. Tucked into the front are loose photos of Charles Blanchard and his wife. The introductory pages are columns for the citing of names, addresses and comments of classmates. Further photos display family, friends and college faculty. Included are social event invitations and notices. Other photos show the Field Museum and scenes from various travels, such as Washington, DC.

Agnes Sanford Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-174
Scope and Contents The Agnes Sanford Collection is a non-manuscript collection of audio recordings related to healing and spiritual gifts.

Alan Thornhill Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-100
Scope and Contents Alan Thornhill's Papers highlight the life and work of a British playwright. The collection contains major series of biographical, manuscripts, published, correspondence, media, and secondary materials. The biographical material is primarily obituaries. The manuscript material contains plays, sketches, notebooks, journals, essays, sermons and talks, and wedding and funeral addresses. The largest section of the correspondence is composed of letters Thornhill sent to his mother...

Alice G. Howard Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-105
Scope and Contents The Alice G. Howard Collection is composed of memorabilia dating from 1938-1990. The collection contains Red Cross, American Legion, and U.S. Armed Forces pins, patches, medals, and uniform items related to her volunteer service during World War II.

Allen Lewis Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-060
Scope and Contents The Allen Lewis Collection, measuring over eight feet, highlights the life and work of an American woodblock artist and engraver. The collection contains major series of biographical, correspondence, manuscripts, artwork, media, and secondary materials. The biographical material is mainly that of his professional career, coming from secondary sources, such as a "Who's Who" article. The correspondence is composed of letters sent to Lewis' mother while he was in Paris (1894-1902) and letters...

Alzina Stone Dale Collection

 Collection — Container: A-39
Identifier: Wade-A-39
Abstract The Alzina Stone Dale Collection includes materials relating to her work on Dorothy L. Sayers, including the 1993 Sayers Centenary celebration, the Thrones, Dominations book publishing project, the writing of Maker and Craftsman: The Story of Dorothy L. Sayers (a Sayers biography), and a diverse range of correspondence.

Alzina Stone Dale Papers

 Collection — Container: Books
Identifier: SC-106
Scope and Contents The Alzina Stone Dale Papers are composed primarily of correspondence to/from Madeleine L'Engle, as well as, interviews, articles, book reviews, pamphlets, poems, and media material.

American Piano Concerti Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-040
Scope and Contents The American Piano Concerti Collection contains  dozens of printed and manuscript concertos from the early (1920s) to late (1990s) twentieth-century.  The contents of the American Piano Concerti Collection may be searched in the library catalog as keyword: SC/40

American Scientific Affiliation (ASA) Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-026
Scope and Contents The American Scientific Affiliation Collection, part of the Wheaton College Special Collections, contains a detailed record of the workings and development of this Christian professional organization. The collection includes photographs, brochures, minutes, papers, books, manuscripts, and articles from the origin of the organization in 1941 up to the early 2000s.Pieces of correspondence dating from prior to the foundation of the Affiliation are also included. All material has been...

And God Came In / A Love Observed Archive

 Collection
Identifier: Wade-A-26 through A-27
Abstract This archive contains the materials related to the book "And God Came In" by Lyle W. Dorsett (New York:MacMillan and Co. 1983.), republished as "A Love Observed" (Wheaton, IL: Harold Shaw Publishers. 1998).  Dr. Dorsett donated his materials from the research and writing of the book to the Wade Center in 1990. The book is a biography of Joy Davidman Lewis. Joy was married twice, first to Bill Gresham, an American writer and magazine editor with whom she had two sons (Douglas and David Gresham),...

Anita and Peter Deyneka, Jr. Papers

 Collection — Container: Books
Identifier: SC-048
Scope and Contents The Anita and Peter Deyneka, Jr. Papers comprise eleven series: Biography, Published Material, Unpublished Material, Correspondence/Faxes, Conference, Media, Speeches/Lectures, Ministries, Secondary, WRF, and Memorabilia. The bulk of the collection is found in the latter portions of the series with Ministries, Secondary and WRF occupying three-quarters of the collection. These series document the activities of the Deyneka's various internal and external activities. Ministries includes records...

Anne Ridler Collection

 Collection — Container: B-1
Identifier: Wade-B-1
Abstract The Anne Ridler Collection contains correspondence and other documents relating to the life and work of Anne Ridler, poetess, playwright, and editor. Materials in the collection are primarily focused on Charles Williams.

Anonymous (female) Diary

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SC-127
Scope and Contents This five-year, green-pebbled clasped diary measures 4 X 5. The anonymous female diarist begins her entries on Jan. 1, 1935, and writes irregularly until Dec. 31, 1936. The entries, featuring her daily functions at home and school, are routine, chronicling such activities as sleighing, homework, church attendance, shopping, tennis playing, instrument practice, etc... Many pages are blank.

Anonymous Scrapbook/Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: SC-192
Scope and Contents This black hard-bound anonymous scrapbook measures 12

Anson and Adelaide Hemingway Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-209
Scope and Contents The Anson and Adelaide Hemingway Collection is composed of manuscripts, photographs, and secondary material. The bulk of the collection comprises eleven photographs of the Hemingway family from 1900-1920. Another item of note is an original letter dated 1867 from Wheaton College president, Jonathan Blanchard providing a character reference on behalf of Anson.

Anthropology Artifacts Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-239
Abstract A digital collection of anthropology artifacts

Archival Photographs

 Collection — Container: Filing Cabinets
Identifier: RG-20-001
Scope and Contents Over 26,000 cataloged photographs of people, places, activities and things associated with Wheaton College.

The contents of the Archival Photographs Collection may be searched in the photo database.

Art Department Records

 Collection
Identifier: RG-07-010
Scope and Contents Records of the Art Department include annual reports, syllabi and course information and program materials.

Arthur Christy Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC-082
Scope and Contents The Arthur Christy collection is categorized according to personal and professional manuscripts. Private papers contain correspondence to and from friends, professors and editors. The public papers contain manuscripts, articles, translations and chapters for books, many with handwritten corrections and jottings by Christy. Class notes and other coursework are also featured, along with essays profiling literary and anthropological subjects. Book and article manuscripts emphasize Christy's focus...

Arthur F. Holmes Papers

 Collection — Container: xBooks
Identifier: SC-183
Scope and Contents Arthur F. Holmes Papers is composed of published journal articles, book reviews, conference papers and unpublished writings. Professional correspondence between Holmes and Wheaton College Duane Litfin spans the late 1990s. The author's original Master's thesis and Ph.D dissertation are also available.

Arthur Greeves Diaries Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Wade-A-5
Abstract This archive contains the daily diary entries of Arthur Greeves from 1917-1922.

Arthur J. Ammann Papers

 Collection — Container: xAccession 2015-0044
Identifier: SC-224
Scope and Contents Dr. Arthur Ammann ’58 was a zoology major at Wheaton. He is a pediatric immunologist who has done extensive research in pediatrics and HIV/AIDS in children and who, in 1982, first described two of the three known means of HIV transmission—mothers to infants and through blood transfusions. He also diagnosed the first children with HIV infection. Dr. Ammann is Founder of Global Strategies, a non‐profit organization dedicated to responding to the health needs of disadvantaged women and child by...

Arthur R. Schulert Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC-175
Scope and Contents The Arthur R. Schulert Papers is composed of biographical material and correspondence from his years at Wheaton College (1940-43), Ohio University and Princeton (1944-46). Manuscripts of his published work "Strontium-90 in Man and His Environment" from the 1960s are also available.

Athletics Department Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-07-011
Scope and Contents Records of the Athletics include correspondence, financial information, athletic conference files, agendas and minutes, annual reports and information by sport.

Audio Recordings

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-12-003
Scope and Contents Artificial collection of audio recordings of campus events.

Author Societies Archive

 Collection
Identifier: Wade-A-14 through A-15
Abstract The materials in this archive relate to groups and societies dedicated to promoting the works and lives of the seven authors in  the Wade Center's collections.

Barbara Reynolds Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Wade-B-10 through B-16
Abstract This archive includes professional and personal documents relating to the life and work of Barbara Reynolds. Dr. Reynolds is a noted scholar of Dante, Italian studies, and Dorothy L. Sayers.

Barfield Library Publications and Inserts Archive

 Collection — Container: A-95
Identifier: Wade-A-95
Abstract Publications and inserts from the personal library of Owen Barfield.

Bernard Nelson Collection

 Collection — Box: I.A.1
Identifier: SC-120
Scope and Contents The Bernard A. Nelson Papers are composed of personal awards, diplomas, commencement programs, and photographs from the 1930s.

Betsy Palmer Papers

 Collection — Container: Books
Identifier: SC-028
Scope and Contents The Palmer Papers is organized into seven series: Correspondence, Miscellaneous, Photographs, Publications, Radio, Scrapbooks, Television and Oversize. The bulk of the collection falls within the Photographs series with this containing several sub-series: Film Negatives, Film Prints, Home & Family Photographs, Miscellaneous Celebrity, Photographs, Movie Stills, Photo Shoot Photographs, Rehearsal Photographs, Television, and Theatre Photographs. The bulk of the photographs date...

Biblical and Theological Studies Department Records

 Collection
Identifier: RG-07-012
Scope and Contents Records of the Biblical and Theological Studies Department include program files, department and committee minutes and correspondence.

Biographical Files

 Collection — Container: No box number
Identifier: RG-11-002
Scope and Contents This record group consists of individual biographical files that were created as student matriculated at Wheaton College and then served as a "central file" for general information as it was received and retained by the college. Upon the student's death files were transferred to the college's archive for permanent retention. Additional files, mainly those of faculty, were created by the archives or the public/media relations office to respond to inquiries by the public or news outlets. Files...

Biology Department Records

 Collection — Box: I.1
Identifier: RG-07-013
Scope and Contents Records of the Biology Department include department and academic committee minutes, transcripts (pre-FERPA), subject files, financial information and course information.

Black Hills Science Station Records

 Collection — Container: A2008-061
Identifier: RG-07-014
Scope and Contents Memories, correspondence, plaques, general files of the Black Hills Science Station. (includes A2008-061)

Blanchard Libraries

 Collection
Identifier: SC-006
Scope and Contents The private libraries of Jonathan Blanchard and his son Charles Albert Blanchard, the first two presidents of Wheaton College, comprise this collection and includes volumes autographed by these men. This library reflects the interest and activities of their former owners and contains over 300 volumes. The collection contains numerous volumes on Freemasonry, slavery and the temperance movement. The library is an excellent source for the study of nineteenth century American culture and society,...

Board of Trustees Records

 Collection
Identifier: RG-01-001
Scope and Contents Records of the Trustees of Wheaton College include minutes, committee files, biographical files and correspondence.

Books & Culture Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-235

Brocard Sewell Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Wade-A-24
Abstract This archive contains poems by Cecil Edward Chesterton, letters to Father Brocard Sewell, and the typescript of Sewell's biography of Cecil Chesterton. Cecil Chesterton, the younger brother of G.K. Chesterton, was the editor of The New Witness, author of A History of the United States and The Party System, widely known in political circles, member of the Fabian Society and the Christian Socialist...

Business Office and Accounting Records

 Collection
Identifier: RG-07-015
Scope and Contents Records of the Business Office and Accounting include budget and financial reports, correspondence, legal information, administrative committee minutes, annual reports  and audit reports.

Busman’s Honeymoon Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Wade-A-116
Abstract This archive contains fan correspondence and theater returns from the play version of "Busman's Honeymoon" written by Dorothy L. Sayers and Muriel St. Clare Byrne.

Byron E. Blair Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SC-186
Scope and Contents The Byron E. Blair Papers are composed of nearly twenty bound reports from the U.S. Commerce Department, U.S. Bureau of Mines, Radio Science, and other physics publications written by the author on various aspects of rock mechanics, frequency measurement, and phase stability of radio signals.

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Billy Graham Center Archives 637
Special Collections, Buswell Library 323
Marion E. Wade Center 102
 
Subject
Evangelistic work 442
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions 261
Missionaries 223
Conversion. 190
Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 167
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Evangelistic work -- United States. 163
Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Alumni. 160
Church and state 135
Women 134
Women -- Religious life. 132
Correspondence 128
Missions 127
Women in missionary work. 125
Christian education 116
Christian life. 116
Evangelicalism 114
Bible 109
Language in missionary work. 108
Indigenous church administration 102
Missionaries -- Training of 102
Catholic Church. 86
Evangelicalism -- United States. 86
Christian leadership. 81
Photographs 77
Christianity and culture. 76
Children of missionaries. 75
Church and social problems 75
Religious institutions. 70
Communism 69
Medical care 69
Conversion 65
Evangelistic work -- China. 64
Persecution 62
Tribes 62
Education 61
World War, 1939-1945. 61
Christian literature 60
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- China. 59
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- Educational work. 58
Family. 58
Missionaries -- Leaves and furloughs. 56
Sermons, American. 56
African Americans 54
Evangelistic work -- Philosophy. 54
Evangelistic sermons. 52
Theology 51
Communism -- China. 50
Missions, Medical 48
Bible colleges 47
Financial Records 47
Prayer. 47
Scrapbooks 47
Children of missionaries 46
Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Faculty. 46
Catholic Church. -- Protestant churches. 45
Church and social problems -- United States. 45
Church work with youth 45
College students 45
Articles 44
Muslims 44
Radio in religion 44
Audiotapes 43
Pentecostalism 43
Rural missions 43
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Animism 42
Christian literature -- Publication and distribution 42
Evangelistic work -- China 42
Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Students. 42
City missions 41
Mass media in religion 41
Youth 41
Church growth 40
Evangelistic invitations. 40
Preaching. 40
Revivals 39
Bible -- Study and teaching. 38
Fundamentalism 38
Missions -- China. 38
Evangelistic work -- China -- History 37
Fundamentalism -- United States. 37
Great Britain 37
Radio in missionary work. 37
Bible -- Translating. 36
Children. 36
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- Finance. 36
Sayers, Dorothy L. -- Archives. 36
Worship. 36
China. 35
Church and social problems. 35
Minutes 35
Racism 35
Church and state -- United States. 34
Church development, New. 34
Culture shock. 34
Evangelicalism. 34
Radio in religion -- United States. 34
Radio in religion. 34
African Americans -- Social conditions. 33
Christian education -- United States. 33
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Names
Wheaton College (Ill.) 160
Graham, Billy, 98
Wheaton College (Ill.). 64
China Inland Mission. 51
Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. 49
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Moody Bible Institute. 47
Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 43
Sayers, Dorothy L. 37
Overseas Missionary Fellowship. 35
Lewis, C. S. 33
Sunday, Billy, 32
Africa Inland Mission. 28
Islam 27
Rader, Paul, 27
Youth for Christ International. 27
Christian and Missionary Alliance 25
Sayers, Dorothy L. (Sayers, Dorothy Leigh) 25
Chung-kuo kuo min tang. 22
World Evangelical Fellowship. 22
Wycliffe Bible Translators. 22
Christian and Missionary Alliance. 21
National Association of Evangelicals. 21
Moody Bible Institute 20
Sudan Interior Mission. 20
Campus Crusade for Christ International. 19
HCJB (Radio station : Quito, Ecuador) 19
Henry, Carl F. H. 19
Perkins, John, 19
Armerding, Hudson T. 18
Evangelical Alliance Mission. 18
Rodeheaver, Homer A. 18
Billy Graham Center. 17
Buswell, J. Oliver. 17
Catholic Church 17
Chicago Gospel Tabernacle (Ill.) 17
Jones, Clarence W. 17
McIntire, Carl, 16
Taylor, Clyde W. 16
World Council of Churches. 16
Elliot, Jim, 15
Latin America Mission. 15
Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization. 15
Ockenga, Harold John, 15
Stam, Elisabeth Alden Scott, 15
Wyrtzen, Jack, 15
Bright, Bill. 14
Moody Memorial Church (Chicago, Ill.) 14
Stam, John Cornelius, 14
Africa Inland Church. 13
Blanchard, Charles A. 13
Colson, Charles W. 13
Crawford, Percy B. 13
Ford, Leighton. 13
Fuller, Charles Edward, 13
Howard, David M. 13
Ironside, H. A. 13
Jesus Christ 13
Johnson, Torrey Maynard, 13
Jones, Bob, 13
Plymouth Brethren. 13
Smith, Oswald J. 13
Mission Aviation Fellowship. 12
Palau, Luis, 12
Smith, Gipsy, 12
Voice of Calvary Ministries (U.S.) 12
Assemblies of God. 11
Barrows, Cliff. 11
Dain, Arthur John, 11
Dunlop, Merrill. 11
Evangelical Foreign Missions Association. 11
Fuller Theological Seminary. 11
Graham, Ruth Bell. 11
Hurlburt, Charles E. 11
Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship. 11
International Fellowship of Evangelical Students. 11
Padilla, C. Rene. 11
Skinner, Tom, 11
Sunday, Helen Amelia Thompson, 11
West Suburban Hospital (Oak Park, Ill.) 11
Wright, J. Elwin. 11
Africa Inland Mission, International. 10
Columbia Bible College (S.C.) 10
Conservative Baptist Foreign Mission Society. 10
Evangelism-in-Depth. 10
Glasser, Arthur F. 10
Interdenominational Foreign Mission Association of North America. 10
McCully, Theodore Edward, 10
Nixon, Richard M. 10
Straw, Darien A. 10
Tenney, Merrill C. (Merrill Chapin), 1904-1985 10
Torrey, R. A. 10
Trotman, Dawson E. 10
Williams, Charles, 10
Coggins, Wade T. 9
Davis, Ralph T. 9
ELWA (Radio station : Monrovia, Liberia) 9
Evangelical Churches of West Africa. 9
Fleming, Peter, 9
Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship of the United States of America. 9
McPherson, Aimee Semple, 9
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