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Collection 698 Papers of Lois R. Ferm

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Identifier: CN 698
Scope and Contents Correspondence, memoranda, reports, and other documents relating to Lois R. Ferm’s work as a personal assistant to Billy Graham and particularly relating to the Billy Graham Center, Graham’s personal library, and the BGEA Oral History Project.This collection consists of materials documenting Ferm’s work as a personal assistant to Billy Graham and Resource Coordinator of the BGEA. Although there are a few earlier items, almost everything in collection dates from 1970 or later. The...
Dates: Created: 1967-2000

Collection 721 Papers of Fred and Clara Elliot

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Identifier: CN 721
Scope and Contents Correspondence and clippings received or created by the Elliots, who were parents of the missionary Jim Elliot. Most of the collection consists of letters from Jim Elliot to his parents and/or other members of his family, although there are also numerous letters from his parents to him and letters from other correspondents, such as Elisabeth Elliot (Jim’s wife), Ed and Marilou McCully, Marj Saint, and Barbara Youderian. The letters describe contemporaneously Jim Elliot’s student years at...
Dates: 1945-1958

Conversion Narratives Collection

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Identifier: SC-228
Scope and Contents The contents of the Conversion Narratives Collection may be searched in the library catalog using keyword: SC/228
Dates: Other: -

Elizabeth Green Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-032
Scope and Contents The Elizabeth Green papers contain material relating to the life and career of Elizabeth and Albert Green, father and daughter. It comprises fifteen series and includes Articles, Biographical, Correspondence, Business Correspondence, Music Education, Programs, Travel, Books, Manuscripts, Music Scores, Personal Journals, Lectures, Media and Photographs.
Dates: Created: 1914-1988; Other: Majority of material found in 1928-1974; Other: Date acquired: 1987

Enock Dyrness Papers

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Identifier: SC-085
Scope and Contents The papers of Enock C. Dyrness contains one folder containing biographical material; however, the bulk of the collection deals primarily with his professional interests, including correspondence with Henry C. Thiessen, and later Thiessen's estate. Secondary material includes pamphlets and surveys about Wheaton College and various mission agencies. The collection occupies .42 linear ft.
Dates: Created: 1931-1969; Other: Majority of material found in 1944-1952

Jill Peláez Baumgaertner Papers

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Identifier: SC-237
Scope and Contents Jill Peláez Baumgaertner Papers are organized into four series: Essays/Reviews, Poetry, Biographical, and Correspondence.Essays/Reviews contain material over three decades from 1972-2003. Poetry (published and unpublished) is organized by year and contains manuscripts from 1983 to 2012.  Biographical contains letters written by Chaplain Martin Baumgaertner (USAF) during WWII and Korean War, as well as, media and photographs.  Correspondence (personal) covers over fifty years from...
Dates: Created: 1972-2016; Other: Date acquired: 07/12/2017

John J. Coleman Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SC-166
Scope and Contents The John J. Coleman diary numbers 96 pages in a leather binding, now dis-attached at the covers. Each page contains Coleman's script. The book measures 3 X 5 1/2. His handwriting is legible as he engagingly relates daily life at Wheaton College during the years in which he attended, 1886-89.
Dates: Created: 1886-1887

Jonathan Blanchard Papers

 Collection — Box: microfilm
Identifier: RG-02-001
Abstract The Jonathan Blanchard Collection is a diverse gathering of items covering the family of Wheaton College's first president. Ranging from the scribblings of grandchildren to a petition for the abolition of slavery, they illuminate Blanchard in many roles: Minister, College President, Abolitionist, Anti Secretist, Reformer, lecturer, and head of a large family. Jonathan Blanchard's life in both the public and private realm is detailed. In addition to the biographical interest of the materials,...
Dates: Created: 1808-2018; Majority of material found within 1808 - 1893

Julia and Herman Fischer Family Papers

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Identifier: SC-117
Scope and Contents The material of the Herman A. Fischer, Sr. Family Collection was likely given to the Wheaton College Special Collections by Raymond P. Fischer, son of Herman Fischer, Sr. Most of the information in this collection spans the years from 1858 to 1934, although it includes several pieces from before 1800. The material is divided into several main categories, each related to Herman Fischer, Sr., his wife Julia Waters Blanchard Fischer, or one of their children. Other categories include Untitled...
Dates: Created: 1733-1982; Other: Majority of material found in 1858-1934; Other: Date acquired: 1991

Lyle Dorsett Papers

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Identifier: SC-083
Scope and Contents The Lyle Dorsett papers relate to Dorsett's research for an uncompleted project on Ulysses S. Grant from the early 1980s.
Dates: Created: 1851-1979; Other: Majority of material found in 1862-1911

Office of Alumni Association Records

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Identifier: RG-07-009
Scope and Contents Records of the Office of Alumni Association include correspondence, reports, financial information, subject files, research files and publicity material.
Dates: Created: 1892-2017; Other: Majority of material found in 1942-1990

Office of the President Records (J. Richard Chase)

 Collection
Identifier: RG-02-006
Scope and Contents The records document the presidency of J. Richard Chase, sixth president of Wheaton College.
Dates: Created: 1953-2018; Other: Majority of material found in 1982-1992

Office of the Provost Records (Hudson T. Armerding)

 Collection
Identifier: RG-03-001
Scope and Contents Records of the Office of the Provost include departmental ten-year reviews, faculty grant information, faculty notices, academic committee minutes and correspondence.
Dates: Created: 1952-1965; Other: Majority of material found in 1963-1965

Paul Bechtel Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC-081
Scope and Contents The bulk of the Paul M. Bechtel Papers is devoted to various drafts and proofs of his published manuscript, Wheaton College: A Heritage Remembered, contained in large record center boxes. One half-size document case contains book reviews and articles written by Bechtel (or co-authored with his wife, Mary). Also included are class notes, and material for "Treasury of Devotional Literature," a proposed book based on Bechtel's Ph.D thesis. The Paul M. Bechtel Papers (SC-81) is composed of five...
Dates: Created: 1957-1979; Other: Date acquired: 1976

William S. Akin Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-001
Scope and Contents This collection highlights the life and work of a book-collector and contains reviews, letters, and articles collected over the years as Mr. Akin sought out and acquired desired works. The non-monographic portion of the collection measures over seven (7) linear feet, while monographs number over 4,000, with a special emphases upon British literature, including Lewis Carroll, James Boswell, Samuel Johnson, and John Bunyan, and Americana, including a first British printing of Lewis and Clark's...
Dates: Created: 1921-1999; Other: Majority of material found in 1950-1976; Other: Date acquired: 1968

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Billy Graham Center Archives 152
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Evangelistic work 122
Missionaries 94
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions 89
Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Alumni. 83
Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 79
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Conversion. 64
Church and state 57
Women in missionary work. 57
Women 55
Women -- Religious life. 55
Christian education 53
Language in missionary work. 53
Missionaries -- Training of 51
Indigenous church administration 49
Catholic Church. 45
Children of missionaries. 40
Christianity and culture. 40
Evangelicalism 39
Evangelistic work -- United States. 39
Medical care 37
Christian life. 33
Missions 33
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- Educational work. 30
Education 30
Tribes 30
World War, 1939-1945. 30
Bible 29
Evangelicalism -- United States. 28
College students 27
Catholic Church. -- Protestant churches. 26
Religious institutions. 26
Missionaries -- Leaves and furloughs. 25
Missions, Medical 25
Children of missionaries 24
Communism 24
Culture shock. 24
Christian leadership. 23
Family. 23
Church and social problems 22
Persecution 22
Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Religious life and customs. 22
Christian literature 21
Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Faculty. 20
Animism 19
Muslims 19
Sex role 19
Church development, New. 17
Evangelistic work -- China. 17
Missionaries' spouses. 17
Pentecostalism 17
Revivals 17
Children of missionaries -- Education. 16
Christian education -- United States. 16
Christian literature -- Publication and distribution 16
Missionaries -- Training of -- United States. 16
Rural missions 16
Worship. 16
Bible colleges 15
Children. 15
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- Finance. 15
Church growth 15
College students -- United States 15
College students -- United States -- Religious life. 15
College students in missionary work. 15
Communism -- China. 15
Theology 15
Youth 15
Church work with youth 14
Evangelistic work -- Philosophy. 14
Islam -- Christianity. 14
Missionaries, Resignation of. 14
Radio in missionary work. 14
Boarding schools 13
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- China. 13
Christianity and culture 13
Church and social problems. 13
Evangelistic work -- China 13
Evangelistic work -- China -- History 13
Fundamentalism 13
Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Employees. 13
Worship (Christian) 13
Bible -- Study and teaching. 12
Bible -- Translating. 12
Evangelistic work -- Congresses. 12
Fundamentalism -- United States. 12
Mass media in religion 12
Missions, Medical. 12
Presbyterians. 12
Sex role. 12
Social change. 12
Church work with women 11
Evangelistic work -- China -- History -- 1937-1945. 11
Fund raising. 11
Liberalism (Religion) 11
Missions -- Educational work. 11
Theological seminaries 11
Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Social life and customs. 11
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- Interdenominational cooperation. 10
Church and social problems -- United States. 10
Church work with students 10
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Names
Wheaton College (Ill.). 43
Graham, Billy, 1918-2018 40
Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 37
Moody Bible Institute. 19
Buswell, J. Oliver. 17
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Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. 16
Islam 15
Overseas Missionary Fellowship. 15
Armerding, Hudson T. 14
Sudan Interior Mission. 12
Blanchard, Charles A. 11
China Inland Mission. 11
Elliot, Jim, 1927-1956 11
McIntire, Carl, 11
World Evangelical Fellowship. 11
Graham, Ruth Bell. 10
Africa Inland Mission. 9
Henry, Carl F. H. 9
Straw, Darien A. 9
Sunday, Billy, 1862-1935 9
Taylor, Clyde W. 9
Wycliffe Bible Translators. 9
Youth for Christ International. 9
Christian and Missionary Alliance. 8
Howard, David M. 8
Moody Bible Institute 8
Rader, Paul, 8
United Gospel Tabernacle (Wheaton, Ill.) 8
Chung-kuo kuo min tang. 7
Dow, Elsie Storrs, 1859-1944 7
Jones, Bob, 7
Mixter, Russell Lowell, 7
National Association of Evangelicals. 7
Tenney, Merrill C. (Merrill Chapin), 1904-1985 7
Torrey, Edith C. 7
Billy Graham Center. 6
Bright, Bill. 6
Campus Crusade for Christ International. 6
Evangelical Alliance Mission. 6
HCJB (Radio station : Quito, Ecuador) 6
Ironside, H. A. 6
Latin America Mission. 6
World Council of Churches. 6
Wright, J. Elwin. 6
Christian and Missionary Alliance 5
Coray, Edward A. 5
Dodds, Gilbert, 5
Dyrness, Enoch C. 5
Elliot, Elisabeth 5
Evangelical Churches of West Africa. 5
Evangelical Foreign Missions Association. 5
Fuller, Charles Edward, 5
Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship. 5
International Fellowship of Evangelical Students. 5
Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization. 5
Moody Memorial Church (Chicago, Ill.) 5
National Religious Broadcasters (U.S.) 5
Ockenga, Harold John, 5
United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. 5
Adolph, Harold Paul. 4
Africa Inland Church. 4
Central American Mission. 4
Chicago Gospel Tabernacle (Ill.) 4
Christian Medical Society. 4
Conservative Baptist Foreign Mission Society. 4
Crossett, Margaret E. 4
Davis, Ralph T. 4
Deyneka, Peter, 1931- 4
Dorsett, Lyle W. 4
ELWA (Radio station : Monrovia, Liberia) 4
Evangelical Literature Overseas. 4
Ford, Leighton. 4
Freed, Paul E. 4
Gaebelein, Frank Ely, 4
Greater Europe Mission. 4
Haile Selassie 4
Interdenominational Foreign Mission Association of North America. 4
Jones, Clarence W. 4
Kantzer, Kenneth S. 4
Kuhn, John Becker. 4
Leedy, John W. 4
MAP International (Organization) 4
McCully, Theodore Edward, 4
Mission Aviation Fellowship. 4
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. 4
Nixon, Richard M. 4
Operation Mobilization. 4
Pacific Garden Mission (Chicago, Ill.) 4
Padilla, C. Rene. 4
Palau, Luis, 4
Pierce, Bob, 4
Plymouth Brethren. 4
Saint, Nathaniel, 4
Slavic Gospel Association. 4
Smith, Oswald J. 4
Torrey, R. A. (Reuben Archer), 1856-1928 4
Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. 4
Troutman, Charles Henry, 4
Welsh, Evan D. 4
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