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Collection 037 Evangelicals for Social Action

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Identifier: CN 037
Scope and Contents Collection correspondence, press releases and clippings, lists, minutes, reports, proposals, conference declaration, and financial records, chiefly from workshops sponsored by the Evangelicals for Social Action, 1973-1976. The records in this collection deal mostly with the origins, agendas, and decisions of the 1973-1976 ESA workshops along with some material which indicate the response to the workshop.
Dates: Created: 1965-1976

Collection 125 Oral History Interview with Jane (Teresa) Leasor

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Identifier: CN 125
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Jane (Teresa) Leasor (1922-2009) in which she describes her post-graduate education at Biblical Seminary in New York City; teaching at a secondary school for girls and a college for women in Beirut, Lebanon; the Arabic language; Islam; the place of women in Islam society; and the relationship between various Christian churches in Lebanon.Teresa Leasor was interviewed by Robert Shuster on May 24 and September 7, 1982. There was an earlier tape recorded...
Dates: Created: 1982

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 215 Records of Overseas Missionary Fellowship (China Inland Mission)

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Identifier: CN-215
Scope and Contents Correspondence, minutes, directories, newsletters, brochures, photographs, book manuscripts, slides, photo albums, and other materials which document the history of the North American branch of the mission.Materials cover the origins of the mission's North American branch; its church planting, evangelistic, medical, educational, and literature work in China until the time of its expulsion in 1951; its reorganization from China Inland Mission into Overseas Missionary Fellowship; its...
Dates: Created: 1853, 1886-1990, 1997, n.d.; Other: Majority of material found in 1889-1990

Collection 274 Records of Prison Fellowship Ministries

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Identifier: CN-274
Scope and Contents Correspondence, memos, reports, newspaper clippings and other documents describing the founding and development of Prison Fellowship.Among the subjects covered in the files are the part played in the organization by Charles Colson, the realities of prison ministry, the conditions of prisons in the United States, relations between organizations involved in prison ministries, the testimonies of inmates, and the relationship between PFM and its constituents.  Persons featured included...
Dates: Created: 1961, 1975-1989, 1990, n.d.

Collection 316 Oral History Interview with Deborah J. Seymour

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Identifier: CN 316
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Deborah J. Seymour in which she describes her childhood as a child of missionaries in Papua New Guinea and working as an English teacher in Honduras with World Gospel Mission and Churches of Christ in Christian Union from 1983 to 1985. Topics discussed include her parents' missionary work; her childhood as a missionary kid; New Guinea tribal culture; conversion to Christianity and spiritual life; call to the mission field; observations about Honduras, particularly...
Dates: Created: 1985-1986

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 373 Oral History Interview with Dolphus Weary

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Identifier: CN 373
Scope and Contents Oral hisotry interview with Dolphus Douglas Weary, in which he describes his childhood, education and religious training in rural Mississippi, conversion, leadership in Voice of Calvary Ministries and Mendenhall Ministries, impressions of John Perkins, and racial conditions in Mississippi. The time period covered by the interview is 1948-1987.

Dolphus Weary was interviewed by Paul A. Ericksen on June 25, 1987 at the Mendenhall Ministries headquarters in Mendenhall, Mississippi.
Dates: Created: 1987

Collection 374 Oral History Interviews with Artis Fletcher

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Identifier: CN 374
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Artis Edwards Fletcher in which he discusses his childhood, education, and work as pastor of the Mendenhall Bible Church. Also discussed are John Perkins, Voice of Calvary Ministries, the black church in the United States, and racial conditions in Mississippi. The time period covered by the interviews is 1944-1987.

Artis Fletcher was interviewed in by Paul Ericksen at office at the Mendenhall Bible Church, Mendenhall, MS on June 26, 1987.
Dates: Created: 1987

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

Collection 598 Records of Wheaton '83 Conference

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Identifier: CN 598
Scope and Contents Correspondence, papers, case studies, minutes, participant evaluations, and other documents relating to the planning, holding and follow-up of Wheaton '83, an international, evangelical conference exploring the nature and mission of the global church. The meeting was sponsored by the World Evangelical Fellowship and other organizations. It consisted of three simultaneous consultations which dealt with the local church, evangelism across frontiers, and Christian response to human need.
Dates: Created: 1975-1984, undated

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Billy Graham Center. 1
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Buckley, R. A. 1
Bush, Luis. 1
Capra, Frank. 1
Chefoo School (Yen-t'ai shih, China) 1
Chiang, Kai-shek. 1
China Inland Mission. 1
Christianity Today, Inc. 1
Chung-kuo kuo min tang. 1
Churches of Christ in Christian Union 1
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Colson, Charles W. 1
Coptic Church. 1
Dayton, Edward R. 1
Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 1
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Evangelical Churches of West Africa. 1
Evangelical Confederation of Colombia. 1
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Fenton, Horace L. 1
Ford, Leighton. 1
Fowler, Ernie. 1
Fraser, James Outram, 1
Frost, Henry Weston, 1
Gibb, George W. 1
Glover, Robert Hall, 1
Gospel Recordings, Inc. 1
Graham, Billy, 1918-2018 1
Griggins, Suzanne. 1
Hoste, Dixon Edward. 1
Houghton, Frank, 1
Howard, David M. 1
Howard, Philip E.(Philip Eugene), 1898-1946 1
Hughes, Harold E. 1
Hunter, George, 1
Hursh, Douglas, 1
Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship of the United States of America. 1
Intercristo. 1
International Fellowship of Evangelical Students. 1
Isais, Juan M. 1
Jones, Dean, 1931-2015. 1
Jones, Rufus, 1
Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) 1
Kuhn, Isobel. 1
Kuzmic, Peter. 1
Latin America Mission. 1
Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization. 1
Leasor, Jane. 1
Liddy, G. Gordon. 1
Little, Paul E. 1
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Loux, Gordon D. 1
McIntire, Carl, 1
Moberg, David O. 1
Moody Bible Institute 1
Moody Bible Institute. 1
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. 1
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Nixon, Richard M. 1
Orthodoxos Ekklesia tes Hellados. 1
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Roberts, W. Dayton. 1
Samuel, Vinay. 1
Sanders, J. Oswald (John Oswald), 1902-1992 1
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