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Collection 061 Papers of Billy and Helen Sunday

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Identifier: CN 061
Scope and Contents Microfilm edition of original documents held in Winona Lake, Indiana, including correspondence, sermons, reports, revival ephemera, and scrapbooks dealing mainly with the career of evangelist Billy Sunday from its beginning to his death and about the work of his wife Helen, who, besides acting as his general manager, was a fundamentalist leader in her own right, especially after his death. Persons featured include numerous fundamentalist figures and institutions; sermon topics cover a wide...
Dates: Created: 1882-1974

Collection 116 Oral History Interviews with Helen Elliott

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Identifier: CN 116
Scope and Contents Oral History interviews conducted with Helen Ruth Belcher Elliot (1927-2012), missionary with Wycliffe Bible Translators to the Ixil Indian tribe in Guatemala. Topics include Wheaton College during the 1940s, field experiences, Guatemalan culture and religion, and family activities. Topics covered in the interview include:  Elliott's childhood, marriage and early family life, education at Wheaton College (including courses, academic and social life), decision to become a missionary with...
Dates: Created: 1980

Collection 186 Papers of M. Douglas Hursh

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Identifier: CN 186
Scope and Contents Two oral history interviews, manuscript material, photographs, and memorabilia relatingn to Marion Douglas Hursh's work with Sudan Interior Mission's Kano Eye Hospital, Kano in Nigeria from 1942-1962. Topics covered concern Hursh's education and work as a medical missionary at the Sudan Interior Mission's Kano Eye Hospital in Kano, Nigeria, as well as various aspects of church life and mission activity in Nigeria.  Events described in the interviews cover the time period from 1904 to 1982.
Dates: Created: 1904-1982

Collection 287 Oral History Interview with Margaret Crossett

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Identifier: CN 287
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Margaret Rice Elliott Crossett in which she describes her childhood with her missionary parents in China, her education at Wheaton College, and missionary career with her husband, Vincent Crossett, in China and Taiwan with China Inland Mission/Overseas Missionary Fellowship (1929-1948, 1961-1973). Topics discussed include  Crossett's childhood in China; description of Chinese indigenous worship practices and syncretism in Chinese religious culture; Crossett's...
Dates: Created: 1984-1986

Collection 288 Oral History Interview with Vincent L. Crossett

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Identifier: CN 288
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Vincent Leroy Crossett (1907-1999) in which he describes his education at Wheaton and Westminster Seminary, missionary work with China Inland Mission/Overseas Missionary Fellowship in China and Taiwan, and pastoral work in a local church in Hawaii. Topics discussed include Crossett's education at Wheaton College and Westminster Seminary; decision to join China Inland Mission; language school; evangelism methods; characteristics of the Chinese church; CIM's decision...
Dates: Created: 1984-1986

Collection 367 Papers of John Perkins

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Identifier: CN 367
Scope and Contents Oral history interview, video tapes, and promotional material, relating to the ministry of John Perkins, author, speaker, and founder and President Emeritus of Voice of Calvary Ministries.Series: Audio TapesOral history interview with John PerkinsInterview with John Perkins in which he describes his childhood in rural Mississippi, his conversion, the formation of VOCM, its program and significant events and individuals in its history,...
Dates: Created: 1983-1995

Collection 386 Oral History Interview with Charles H. Dawson

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Identifier: CN 386
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Charles H. Dawson (1916-2000) in which he describes his family background; conversion; involvement in street preaching; jail ministry and other work in the Camden area; involvement in the work of the Afro-American Missionary Crusade; and philosophy of Christian work. Other topics discussed include Dawson's training at the New Jersey Bible School; street preaching; Montrose Waite; Dawson's trips to Africa from the 1960s through the 1980s; training African evangelists;...
Dates: Created: 1988

Collection 401 Oral History Interview with Karl G. Dortzbach

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Identifier: CN 401
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Karl G. Dortzbach in which he describes his childhood and youth, influence of his family, education at Wheaton College and Westminster Theological Seminary, and missionary experience in Ethiopia (short term with the Orthodox Presbyterian Church) and in Kenya. Subjects covered include missiology, conversion, raising children on the mission field, marital relationships on the mission field, church life in a Nairobi congregation, proliferation of parachurch groups and...
Dates: Created: 1988-1989

Collection 410 Oral History Interviews with Arthur Rorheim

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Identifier: CN 410
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Arthur Rorheim, executive director of Awana Clubs, International. Topics disussed include his childhood, his parents' Christian example, his conversion, the youth work of the Chicago Gospel Tabernacle, Paul Rader, Lance Latham, the origins of AWANA, and principles for establishing programs for boys and girls. The time period covered by the interviews is 1918 to 1989.

Arthur Rorheim was interviewed by Robert Shuster on March 31 and April 24, 1989.
Dates: Created: 1989

Collection 413 Oral History Interview with Matthew Parker

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Identifier: CN 413
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Matthew Parker in which he describes his childhood, family, education, conversion, study at Grand Rapids School of Bible and Music and work/study at Wheaton College, ministry with Campus Crusade in its sports ministry and with Overseas Crusades sports evangelism ministry (Venture for Victory w/ Bud Schaeffer), the 1984 and 1986 National Summits on Black Church Development, the Atlanta '88 Congress on Evangelizing Black America, the Afro-American community, white...
Dates: Created: 1989

Collection 429 Oral History Interview with Milton Alfonso Acosta

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Identifier: CN 429
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Milton Alfonso Acosta in which he describes his family background, youth, conversion to Christianity, the Roman Catholic Church in Colombia, charismatic movement in the Catholic Church, the state of the Evangelical church in Colombia; involvement in the student movement in Colombia, ministry as a staff worker with Unidad Christiana Universitaria (UCU), and UCU's relationship with local congregations. In a second interview, Acosta continues his description of work...
Dates: Created: 1990

Collection 437 Oral History Interview with Dexter B. Gordon

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Identifier: CN 437
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Dexter B. Gordon in which he describes growing up in Jamaica, his family, social conditions on the island, the role of Sunday school, in his life and the community, his conversion, spiritual mentor Amy Lord, his participation in sports, his and his parents involvement in politics, love for oratory and preaching, Jamaican worship, work in Youth for Christ, evangelism among young people, his work as an air-traffic controller, the role and influence of the church and...
Dates: Created: 1990

Collection 484 Papers of David M. Howard Sr.

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Identifier: CN 484
Scope and Contents Four oral history interviews, paper records, and photographs documenting David Howard's life and work with Latin American Mission, InterVarsity Christian Fellowship, and World Evangelical Fellowship. Topics covered in the interviews include Howard's childhood, Christian faith, education at Wheaton College, work as a missionary and administrator with Latin America Mission; missions director for Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship, director of the 1980 Consultation on World Evangelization; and...
Dates: Created: 1968-1993

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China Inland Mission. 2
Graham, Billy, 1918-2018 2
Hoste, Dixon Edward. 2
International Fellowship of Evangelical Students. 2
Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization. 2
McIntire, Carl, 2
Overseas Missionary Fellowship. 2
Perkins, John, 2
Ackley, B. D. 1
Acosta, Milton. 1
Adeyemo, Tokunboh. 1
Africa Inland Mission. 1
African American Missionary Crusade. 1
Anderson, Helen. 1
Anderson, Ian Rankin. 1
Asher, Virginia Healey, 1
Athletes in Action. 1
Awana Clubs International. 1
Baptista, Bob. 1
Baptista, Martha. 1
Barnhouse, Donald Grey, 1
Barrows, Cliff. 1
Berg, Clayton L. 1
Biederwolf, William E. 1
Bingham, Rowland V., 1
Blanchard, Charles A. 1
Blue, Lloyd C. 1
Bryan College. 1
Bryan, William Jennings. 1
Buckley, R. A. 1
Campus Crusade for Christ International. 1
Center for Black Church Development (Detroit, Mich.) 1
Chapman, J. Wilbur 1
Chicago Gospel Tabernacle (Ill.) 1
Christian and Missionary Alliance 1
Crawford, Percy B. 1
Dawson, Charles H., 1
Dortzbach, Debbie. 1
Dortzbach, Elmer. 1
Dortzbach, Karl. 1
Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 1
Elliot, Jim, 1927-1956 1
Elliott, Eleanor Edwards. 1
Elliott, Helen. 1
Elliott, Raymond Leroy. 1
Elliott, Ruth, 1
Elliott, Walter Scott. 1
Evangelical Churches of West Africa. 1
Evangelical Confederation of Colombia. 1
Evangelism Explosion, Inc. 1
Evangelism-in-Depth. 1
Fenton, Horace L. 1
Fleming, Peter, 1
Fletcher, Artis. 1
Ford, Leighton. 1
Fowler, Ernie. 1
Gordon, Dexter B. 1
Gospel Recordings, Inc. 1
Grand Rapids School of Bible and Music (Grand Rapids, Mich.) 1
Hammontree, Homer. 1
Howard, David M. 1
Howard, Philip E.(Philip Eugene), 1898-1946 1
Hursh, Douglas, 1
Institute for Black Family Development (Detroit, Mich.) 1
Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship of the United States of America. 1
Intercristo. 1
Isais, Juan M. 1
Islam 1
Jamaica Theological Seminary. 1
Jones, Bob, 1883-1968 1
Kane, J. Herbert. 1
Langford, Sidney. 1
Latham, Lance Breton, 1
Latin America Mission. 1
Little, Paul E. 1
Lord, Amy. 1
Machen, J. Gresham 1
Maranatha Bible & Missionary Conference Ground (Muskegan, Mich.) 1
Mendenhall Ministries (Mendenhall, Miss.) 1
Moody Bible Institute 1
Moody Bible Institute. 1
Mott, John R. 1
Narramore Christian Foundation. 1
New Jersey Bible Training School. 1
New Tribes Mission (Chicago, Ill.) 1
North Side Gospel Center (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Orthodox Presbyterian Church. 1
Overseas Crusades. 1
Parker, Matthew, 1
Perkins, Vera Mae. 1
Presbyterian Church in America 1
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Rader, Paul, 1879-1938. 1
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