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Collection 242 Oral History Interview with Ruth E. Hess

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Identifier: CN 242
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Ruth Edna DeVelde Hess (1909-1997), a missionary with the Plymouth Brethren Church at Sakeji School for missionary children in Zambia. Topics discussed include: Hess' life as a child in Wheaton, Illinois, and education at Wheaton Academy and Wheaton College; marriage to Lyndon Roth Hess; calling to be teachers of missionary children; decision to go to Africa; their work at Sakeji School from 1932 to 1982; and descriptions of life and customs in Zambia among the Lunda...
Dates: Created: 1982

Collection 277 Ephemera of Jim Elliot

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Identifier: CN 277
Scope and Contents Correspondence, tapes of sermons and audio letters, journals, notebooks, annotated Bibles, school records, poems, clippings, drawings, and other materials describing Elliot's courtship of his wife Elisabeth, his spiritual preparation for the mission field, early days of his work in Ecuador, and events leading up to his death and those of four other missionaries at the hands of the Waorani (so-called Auca) people. Microfilm edition of materials available for researcher use.
Dates: Created: 1941-1959; Majority of material found within 1947-1956

Collection 278 Papers of Elisabeth Elliot

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Identifier: CN 278
Scope and Contents Correspondence, slides, clippings, publicity releases, reviews, manuscripts, films, video and audio tapes relating to Elisabeth Elliot's careers as a missionary in Ecuador, author, teacher and speaker. The collection is particularly rich in material relating to the so-called "Auca Incident" and Elliot's own work the Waorani, whose enemies called them the "Auca," as well as her lectures on the Biblical view of the roles of men and women, dealing with suffering, and personal holiness, among...
Dates: Created: 1926, 1938-2010

Collection 431 Oral History Interviews with T. Michael Flowers

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Identifier: CN 431
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with T. Michael Flowers (1920-2015) in which he describes growing up in the Bahamas, the influence on his life of W. H. Farrington, his conversion, his evangelistic work in the Bahamas, his education in Scotland, a brief description of Billy Graham in Scotland in 1946, and the beginning of his evangelistic work in the United States. The second interview covers Flowers' ministry in Canada, Whitfield and B. M. Nottage, the Plymouth Brethren church and its church planting,...
Dates: Created: 1990-1995

Collection 471 Papers of W. Arthur Saunders

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Identifier: CN 471
Scope and Contents Oral history interview and a manuscript translated by W. Arthur Saunders, relating to Saunder’s missionary service in China with China Inland Mission and Overseas Missionary Fellowship from 1930 to 1987. The interview describes his childhood in England, emigration to New Zealand, training at the New Zealand Bible Institute, joining the China Inland Mission, going to China in 1930, evangelistic work in south Gansu province, the work of Chinese evangelists, worship services in Gansu churches,...
Dates: Created: 1992

Collection 529 Papers of Donald E. White

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Identifier: CN 529
Scope and Contents Oral history interview and one folder containing reports, correspondence, and newsletters. Materials describe White’s family background, conversion, education at Moody Bible Institute and Wheaton College, marriage, activities as an Army chaplain's assistant in Germany, and missionary work in Austria for Greater Europe Mission.Donald E. White was interviewed by Robert Shuster on January 29, 1996, at the Archives of the Billy Graham Center. The events described in the interview cover...
Dates: Created: 1996

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Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions 4
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Christian life. 2
Christianity and culture. 2
College students 2
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Evangelistic work -- Ecuador. 2
Huao Indians. 2
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Missionaries -- Training of. 2
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Missions -- South America. 2
Prayer groups. 2
Prayer. 2
Preaching. 2
Quechua Indians. 2
Quechua language. 2
Sex role -- United States. 2
Women in missionary work. 2
African Americans 1
African Americans -- Missions. 1
African Americans -- Religious life. 1
African Americans -- Segregation. 1
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Church development, New -- Austria. 1
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Church discipline. 1
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Church growth -- China. 1
Church work with single people 1
College students -- Religious life -- Illinois -- Wheaton. 1
Colorado Indians (Ecuador) 1
Communism 1
Communism -- China. 1
Cross-cultural studies. 1
Curaray River (Ecuador and Peru) 1
Death. 1
Diaries 1
Ecuador 1
Evangelicalism -- 20th century. 1
Evangelicalism -- United States. 1
Evangelistic sermons. 1
Evangelistic work -- Austria. 1
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Evangelistic work -- China 1
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Wheaton College (Ill.) 4
Wycliffe Bible Translators. 3
Elliot, Elisabeth 2
Elliot, Jim, 1927-1956 2
Fleming, Peter, 2
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McCully, Theodore Edward, 2
Saint, Nathaniel, 2
Saint, Rachel. 2
Shepard, Valerie Elliot 2
Tidmarsh, Wilfred G. 2
Youderian, Roger, 2
Adeney, David H. 1
Anderson, Ann Kiemel 1
Bell, B. Clayton. 1
Berg, Clayton L. 1
Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. 1
Buswell, J. Oliver (James Oliver), 1895-1977. 1
Bürki, Hans Ferdinand, 1925- 1
Canadian Sunday School Mission 1
Carmichael, Amy, 1867-1951. 1
China Inland Mission. 1
Christian Mission in Many Lands. 1
Christian and Missionary Alliance 1
Christianity Today, Inc. 1
Chung-kuo kuo min tang 1
Columbia Bible College (S.C.) 1
Dayuma, 1
Dayuma, (Waorani woman) 1
Dohnuver Fellowship. 1
Evangelical Alliance Mission. 1
Evans, Anthony T. 1
Farrington, W. H. 1
Fisher, Walter. 1
Flowers, Ella. 1
Flowers, T. Martin. 1
Flowers, T. Michael. 1
Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. 1
Graham, Billy, 1918-2018 1
Graham, Ruth Bell. 1
Greater Europe Mission. 1
Gren, Lars 1
Hampden Dubose Academy (Fl.) 1
Hardesty, Nancy 1
Hess, Lyndon. 1
Hess, Ruth. 1
Howard, David M. 1
Howard, Philip E.(Philip Eugene), 1898-1946 1
Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship 1
Jesus Family. 1
Jones, Clarence W. 1
Kool, Anne-Marie 1
Leedy, John W. 1
Leitch, Addison H. 1
McCully, Marilou, 1928-2004. 1
McQuilkin, J. Robertson, 1
Mission Aviation Fellowship. 1
Mixter, Russell Lowell, 1
Moody Bible Institute. 1
New Zealand Bible Institute. 1
Nottage, B. M. 1
Nottage, William. 1
Overseas Missionary Fellowship. 1
Packer, J. I. 1
Pannell, William E. 1
Perkins, John, 1
Peter, the Apostle, Saint 1
Pike, Kenneth Lee, 1
Plymouth Brethren 1
Prairie Bible Institute 1
Sakeji School (Zambia) 1
Sanders, J. Oswald (John Oswald), 1902-1992 1
Saunders, W. Arthur 1
Skinner, Tom, 1
Southern Gospel Mission Association. 1
Summer Institute of Linguistics 1
Thomas, Howard E., 1
Tiffany, Kathrine Belanger, 1879-1978 1
Townsend, William Cameron, 1896-1982. 1
Trotter, I. Lilias (Isabella Lilias), 1853-1928 1
United Bible Conference. 1
United Missionary Conference. 1
Van der Puy, Marjorie Saint. 1
Vandevort, Eleanor, 1925-2015. 1
Villafañe, Eldin, 1940- 1
Wheaton Academy (Ill.) 1
Wheaton Bible Church (Ill.) 1
White, Donald E., 1
White, Sherry. 1
Yen Song Tu. 1
Yerkes, James. 1
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