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Scope and Contents This collection contains drafts of John Pollock’s 1966 and 2004/2005 biographies of Billy Graham. The 1966 version was originally published as Billy Graham: The Authorized Biography. This book was reprinted in revised and expanded edition in 1969, with the title Crusades: Twenty Years with Billy Graham. It brought the story of Graham’s life up to 1969. Im 1979, Pollock published another biography of Graham entitled ...
Dates: Created: 1973-2005
Scope and Contents Biographical sketches, participants' lists, form letters, programs, audio recordings of speeches, and study papers relating to the World Congress on Evangelism held in Berlin on October 26 to November 4, 1966. Besides the English materials, there are study papers in French and German and there are programs, correspondence and speech transcripts in German, French, and Spanish. Thirteen audio tapes contain speeches by various individuals including Billy Graham, Carl Henry, John Stott, Oswald...
Dates: Created: 1966-
Identifier: CN 020
Scope and Contents Correspondence, photographs, reports, publications, posters, minutes of meetings, and other documentation of Herbert J. Taylor's long involvement in the leadership of such organizations as Child Evangelism, Youth for Christ, Christian Service Brigade, Pioneer Girls, Young Life, National Association of Evangelicals, Fuller Seminary, Christian Workers Foundation, and Inter-Varsity as well as his role in the planning and development of Billy Graham's Chicago crusades and of Key '73. Other records...
Dates: Created: 1916-1979
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports, and other documents relating to the organization's work of providing Christian workers around the world with phonograph records or audio tapes of brief evangelistic programs of music, Scripture and sermons in thousands of different languages and dialects, presented by indigenous speakers of each tongue. Most of the correspondence is between the staff of Gospel Recordings and Christian workers in different countries, such as missionary to Africa Paul White, requesting...
Dates: Created: 1939-1978
Scope and Contents Minutes, constitution and by-laws, clippings, newsletters, manuals, pamphlets, directories, press releases, audio tapes, videotapes, photographs, posters, club yearbooks, correspondence, etc., about the founding, development and growth, and activities of Youth for Christ in the USA and internationally.Collection documents organizational policies, correspondence of the organization's presidents, conventions and Bible quiz competitions, the operation of Campus Life clubs, Youth...
Dates: Created: 1944-ongoing; Other: Majority of material found in 1944-ongoing
Identifier: CN 077
Scope and Contents Microfilm from the Presbyterian Historical Society of correspondence, sermons, sermon notes, photographs, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, and memorabilia documenting the life and ministry of J. Wilbur Chapman. Materials detail Chapman's life from his early education through his pastoral Ministry and full-time evangelistic work. Documents also relate to his interests in Bible conference centers in Winona Lake, IN; Montreat, NC; and Stony Brook, NY.
Dates: Created: 1880-1918
Identifier: CN 086
Scope and Contents Collection contains correspondence, audiotapes, photographs, financial reports, slides, blueprints, and memos related to the activities of International Christian Broadcasting's (originally the World Conference on Mission Radio) work to promote interest in Christian broadcasting and to support and encourage Protestant Christian radio and television broadcasters, largely engaged in evangelism.Materials include data on the International Communications Congress in Tokyo (1970), Muslim...
Dates: Created: 1937-1978; Other: Majority of material found in 1937-1978
Identifier: CN 087
Scope and Contents Microfilm copy of correspondence, reports, excerpts from sermons and other writings collected by Rev. Edward P. Torjesen on the life and ministry of Fredrik Franson (1852-1908). Materials include articles written about evangelistic work, prophecy conferences, missionary efforts on several continents, and the recruitment of Christian workers. Persons featured include mission founders A.B. Simpson and James Hudson Taylor. Materials include articles in several languages. Documents are arranged...
Dates: Created: 1872-1909
Identifier: CN 111
Scope and Contents Correspondence, minutes, reports, manuals, and other records documenting Charles Troutman's career in Christian ministry among university students, first with Inter-Varsity in the United States and Australia and then with Latin America Mission. This collection also contains a great deal of information on evangelical Christianity in the United States, Australia and Latin America; Troutman's letters from his service in the Pacific in World War II; and reports and other information relative to the...
Dates: Created: 1924-1991
Identifier: CN 124
Scope and Contents Two oral history interviews with Helen Gignilliat Torrey Renich in which she describes her grandfather, Reuben Archer Torrey, Sr., and her experiences growing up in China as a child of missionaries. Other topics discussed include her experiences at Wheaton College and culture shock. The collection also includes photographs of her family life in China and Chinese nationals, ca. 1920-30s.Helen Renich was interviewed by Robert Shuster on May 15, 1980 in Michigan and on May 17, 1982 at...
Dates: Created: 1920-1982
Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: CN 132
Scope and Contents Prayer letters written by Bud and Alice Schaeffer about their mission work with Overseas Crusades. Materials relate their experiences in the Philippines, Australia, and the United States with Sports Ambassadors, which sends various athletes to foreign nations to share their faith. The groups are known by the name Venture for Victory.Letters documents the Schaeffers' work with Overseas Crusades (particularly sports evangelism with Venture for Victory and Sports Ambassadors) and...
Dates: Created: 1955-1993
Identifier: CN 195
Scope and Contents Sermons, speeches, scrapbooks, articles, correspondence, and other materials which document William Biederwolf's education and evangelistic activities. [NOTE: In the Scope and Content description, the notation "folder 2-5" means box 2, folder 5.]The collection consists mostly of scrapbooks, magazine articles, and manuscripts of Biederwolf's sermons and speeches. There are also a few letters and some miscellaneous items. They were in...
Dates: Created: 1884-1922
Scope and Contents Correspondence, minutes, prayer letters, audio tapes, films, and other materials documenting the work of the Slavic Gospel Association. Records deal with the early career of Peter Deyneka Sr.; work of individual missionaries; long range planning for the mission; radio ministry; literature publication and distribution; and evangelism in Europe, North America and South America. Collection contains significant information about the church in eastern Europe. Most of the documents in the collection...
Dates: Created: 1922-1983
Identifier: CN 355
Scope and Contents Correspondence, academic papers, clippings, reports, films, videos, and other materials relating to Orr’s life as an evangelist active around the world and as a professor and historian of spiritual awakenings (revivals) and evangelism. The collection is an excellent source on Protestant Evangelicalism as a global movement in the twentieth century.
Dates: Created: 1907-1993; Majority of material found in 1933-1987
Identifier: CN 547
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Sharelle May Eland in which she describes her childhood growing up in Papua New Guinea where her parents were missionaries, her return to Australia and adjustment to life there, affinity for primitive culture, Christian life and spiritual development, desire to become a missionary, education to become a teacher and at Capernwray Bible Colleges in Great Britain and Germany, ministry among Australian young people and aborigines, missions to aborigines and their...
Dates: Created: 1997
Scope and Contents 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.*****Series: Audio TapesArrangement: The archivist arranged the tapes...
Dates: Created: 1959-1967
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports, minutes, lists and other materials mainly relating to a series of Protestant Evangelical international evangelism congresses which Taylor helped plan and organize between 1966 and 1974. There is also some material about his leadership in the World Evangelical Fellowship.[Note: In the Scope & Content section, the notation “folder 2-5" means “Box 2, Folder 5"]The materials in this collection document Taylor...
Dates: Created: 1950-1980
Scope and Contents Scrapbooks, correspondence, photos, newspaper clippings, and other documents relating to Gustafson’s education and life’s work as a minister, evangelist, Bible teacher, and staff member of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. Particularly well documented are the tours of the Holy Land (Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Egypt) he led and lectured to for several decades, his participation in ministries in Africa and Asia, and his active involvement in the worldwide activities of Samaritan’s...
Dates: Created: 1908-2002
- Graham, Billy, 8
- Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. 6
- Wheaton College (Ill.) 5
- Henry, Carl F. H. 4
- Latin America Mission. 4
- Youth for Christ International. 4
- Armerding, Hudson T. 3
- Bright, Bill. 3
- Evangelism-in-Depth. 3
- HCJB (Radio station : Quito, Ecuador) 3
- Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship. 3
- Moody Bible Institute. 3
- National Association of Evangelicals. 3
- Ockenga, Harold John, 3
- Woods, C. Stacey, 3
- World Council of Churches. 3
- Alexander, Charles M. 2
- Armstrong, Ben. 2
- Barrows, Cliff. 2
- Bayly, Joseph. 2
- Bertermann, Eugene R. 2
- Bowman, Robert H. 2
- Buswell, J. Oliver. 2
- Campus Crusade for Christ International. 2
- Chapman, J. Wilbur 2
- Child Evangelism Fellowship. 2
- Cook, Robert A., 2
- Dain, Arthur John, 2
- Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 2
- Far East Broadcasting Company. 2
- Fellowship of Christian Athletes. 2
- Freed, Paul E. 2
- Fuller, Charles Edward, 2
- Halverson, Richard C. 2
- Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship of Canada. 2
- International Fellowship of Evangelical Students. 2
- Jones, Bob, 2
- National Religious Broadcasters (U.S.) 2
- Navigators. 2
- Orr, James Edwin, 2
- Pacific Garden Mission (Chicago, Ill.) 2
- Samaritan's Purse. 2
- Schaeffer, Francis A. 2
- Shea, George Beverly, 2
- Strachan, Robert Kenneth, 2
- Taylor, Clyde W. 2
- Taylor, Herbert John, 2
- Trans World Radio. 2
- Troutman, Charles Henry, 2
- Voice of Tangiers (Radio station : Tanger, Morocco) 2
- Wright, J. Elwin. 2
- Wyrtzen, Jack, 2
- Young Life (Organization) 2
- Abdul-Haqq, Abdiyah Akbar, 1
- Africa Inland Mission. 1
- Air Mail From God, Inc. 1
- Alexander, John W. 1
- Andrew, 1
- Anoor Sanatorium (Mafraq, Jordan) 1
- Appelman, Hyman Jedidiah, 1
- Armstrong, Philip E. 1
- Asbury College (Wilmore, Ky.) 1
- Assemblies of God. 1
- Association of Evangelicals of Africa and Madagascar. 1
- Australian Christian Student Movement. 1
- Australian Council of Churches. 1
- Australian Inland Mission. 1
- Baptist General Convention of Texas. 1
- Bible Conference Center (Winona Lake, Ind.) 1
- Biederwolf, William E. 1
- Blinco, Joe. 1
- Bolten, John. 1
- Buck, Pearl S. 1
- Byrd, Harry Flood, 1
- Carnell, Edward John. 1
- Chiang, Kai-shek. 1
- Chicago Evangelistic Institute (Ill.) 1
- China Inland Mission. 1
- Christian Broadcasting Network (U.S.) 1
- Christian Service Brigade. 1
- Christian Worker's Foundation. 1
- Christianity Today, Inc. 1
- Clark, Dennis E. 1
- Club Aluminum. 1
- Coggins, Wade T. 1
- Coleman, Aileen. 1
- Community of Latin American Evangelical Ministries. 1
- Confederacao Evangelica de Brazil. 1
- Cowan, George M. 1
- Dagher, Sami. 1
- Dallas Theological Seminary. 1
- Dayton, Edward R. 1
- Deyneka, Anita 1
- Deyneka, Peter, 1931- 1
- Doulos (Ship) 1
- Duncan, George B. 1
- ELWA (Radio station : Monrovia, Liberia) 1
- Eastern European Mission. 1
- Eland, Sharelle. 1
- Elias, Antonio. 1 ∧ less