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Identifier: CN 166
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Roger Walkwitz in which he describes his early life in Wheaton, Illinois, education at Wheaton College, and experiences of 23 years in the Philippines (1958-1980) as a missionary with Far Eastern Gospel Crusade. Other topics discussed include: the influence of Gil Dodds; the 1950 Wheaton College revival; work as a teacher-coach at Bryan College; aspects of cultural, religious and political life in the Philippines, including ranslation, church planting in the tribal...
Dates: Created: 1980
Identifier: CN 180
Scope and Contents Diaries, correspondence, scrapbook, travel documents, oral history interview, sermons and other materials documenting Carl Armerding's career and ministry, especially his work as a Bible teacher, preacher, and leader of Central American Mission.Interview topics covered include Armerding's family background, education, recollections of Billy Sunday, Gipsy Smith, Henry Ironside and Will Houghton, missions and evangelism in Honduras and the Bahamas, speaking engagements, teaching (at...
Dates: Created: 1903-1987
Identifier: CN 211
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Maxwell A. Kerr (1912-1997) in which he discusses his early life, conversion, C. O. Baptista (his work, personality, and family), technical problem-solving and innovations, his career after Baptista Films, and his assessment of the Christian film industry. Other topics discussed include Kerr's conversion, impressions of Carl McIntire, and expriences while a professor at Wheaton College. The time period covered by the interviews is roughly 1935 to 1982....
Dates: Created: 1982
Identifier: CN 260
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Jeannette Louise Martig Thiessen (1927-2014) in which she discusses her family life in Illinois, favorite professors and her education at Wheaton College, nurses' training, and years in India (1952-1974) working with her husband under the sponsorship of the Mennonite Mission to the Lepers and American Leprosy Mission. Other topics discussed include: the Indian caste system, Indian politics, economics, literacy, hospital work with lepers, the Indian church, education...
Dates: Created: 1983
Identifier: CN 285
Scope and Contents Correspondence, oral history interviews, scrapbooks, sermons, minutes, reports, photos, posters, newspaper and magazine clippings, brochures, audio recordings, video recordings reflecting Johnson’s life as an influential American Protestant from the 1930s through the 1990s. Besides documenting Johnson’s pastorates of Midwest Bible Church (Illinois) and Bibletown Community Church (Florida), his leadership of Youth for Christ International, and his activities as an independent evangelist, the...
Dates: Created: 1919 -2001
Identifier: CN 302
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with David Livingstone Farah, in which he discusses his upbringing, education at Wheaton College, work as an administrator with Wycliffe Bible Translators in Peru and Bolivia, and relationships with other religious bodies, national groups and governments. Other topics include the 1950 revival at Wheaton College; Wycliffe jungle training in Mexico; the Catholic Church in Bolivia and the prevalence of syncretism; differences between Peru and Bolivia; description of William...
Dates: Created: 1985
Identifier: CN 319
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Jesse Wilbert Hoover (1908-2002) in which he discuesses his pietistic background and beliefs, his education at Messiah and Wheaton Colleges, his involvement in Mennonite relief work in Europe and the Far East and his evangelistic work in Canada. The time period covered by the interviews is 1908-1947.
Jesse W. Hoover was interviewed by Paul Ericksen on October 7, 1985 in Greenfield, Indiana.
Jesse W. Hoover was interviewed by Paul Ericksen on October 7, 1985 in Greenfield, Indiana.
Dates: Created: 1985
Identifier: CN 326
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews and personal notebook relating to the ministry of James E. Wright with Youth for Christ in India, Mexico, and the United States.Series 1: Audio TapesOral history interviews with James E. Wright in which he describes his youth, conversion and spiritual growth, education at Wheaton College and Multnomah School of the Bible, involvement with Youth For Christ in Portland, Oregon, India and Mexico, counseling and follow-up...
Dates: Created: 1950-1986
Identifier: CN 344
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Paul Brown Long in which he discusses his childhood, attendance at Wheaton Academy and Wheaton College (including individuals Hudson, Taylor Armerding, Edward A. Coray, V. Raymond Edman, Billy Graham, Ruth Bell Graham, Clarence Jaarsma, Clarence Simpson, C. Gregg Singer), missionary work in education, evangelism, and church planting in the former Belgian Congo and in Brazil. Other topics include animism, church discipline, Christianity and culture, rearing a family...
Dates: Created: 1986
Identifier: CN 363
Scope and Contents Correspondence, prayer letters, clippings, photographs, oral history interviews and audio tapes of missionary conference relating to the missionary career of Ruth M. Mellis. Materials document her work among orphans and students in Greece, the Greek Bible Institute, the Greek language, and Greater Europe Mission; oral history interviews describe her childhood, attendance at Wheaton College, work with Near East Relief in Siros, teaching public schools in the St. Louis area, teaching at the...
Dates: Created: 1928-1987
Identifier: CN 398
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Wayne LeRoy Gordon, pastor of Lawndale Community Church, a nondenominational church in Chicago's predominantly black community, Lawndale. Topics covered include Gordon's youth, the influence of his family on his spiritual growth, his call to work in the black community, his education at Wheaton College, ministry through Lawndale Community Church in Chicago (its structure, various ministries, including health care, education, and recreation), and the African American...
Dates: Created: 1988
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
Identifier: CN 514
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews, questionnaires, reports, videos, and other materials relating to spontaneous revivals on Wheaton College campus in the twentieth century. There are restrictions on some material in this collection. The collection primarily documents the March 1995 revival at the College, largely through oral history interviews conducted during or shortly after the event; also included are thirteen follow-up interviews conducted two years after the revival.
Dates: Created: 1936-1997; Other: Majority of material found in 1994-1995
Identifier: CN 567
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews, photographs, correspondence, reports, minutes, budgets, pamphlets, and manuscripts relating to Gustav H.W. Norton's (1915-2017) work as an administrator and professor of theology and missiology at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School and Wheaton College, as well as his involvement with InterVarsity Christian Fellowship, Evangelical Literature Overseas, and Mid-American Keswick. The collection documents Norton’s childhood, education, and career as professor of missions...
Dates: Created: 1950-2000
Identifier: CN 628
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports, notes, minutes, and manuscripts related to theologian and author Carl Henry, documenting his work with the Institute for Advanced Christian Studies, but which also touch on a few other aspects of his life, including his association with Wheaton College and with the magazine Christianity Today.
Dates: Created: 1925-1984
Scope and Contents Prayer letters and an oral history interviews which document Samuel Douglas Faircloth’s childhood, conversion, education at Wheaton College and elsewhere, and his work as a United States Army chaplain in Italy immediately after World War II, as a church planter in Portugal, and a seminary professor at the Tyndale Theological Seminary in the Netherlands.
Dates: Created: 1949-2011
- Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 10
- Graham, Billy, 8
- Wheaton College (Ill.). 7
- Armerding, Hudson T. 4
- Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. 3
- Dodds, Gilbert, 3
- Elliot, Jim, 3
- Graham, Ruth Bell. 3
- Howard, David M. 3
- Ironside, H. A. 3
- McIntire, Carl, 3
- Mixter, Russell Lowell, 3
- Moody Bible Institute. 3
- Torrey, Edith C. 3
- Armerding, Carl, 2
- Blanchard, Charles A. 2
- Bright, Bill. 2
- Buswell, J. Oliver. 2
- Central American Mission. 2
- Coray, Edward A. 2
- Dow, Elsie Storrs, 1859-1944 2
- Dyrness, Enoch C. 2
- Engstrom, Theodore Wilhelm, 2
- Houghton, Will H. 2
- Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship. 2
- Jaarsma, Cornelius Richard, 2
- Latin America Mission. 2
- LeTourneau, Robert Gilmour, 2
- Messiah College. 2
- Moody Memorial Church (Chicago, Ill.) 2
- Northern Baptist Theological Seminary. 2
- Northwestern College (St. Paul, Minn.) 2
- Redpath, Alan. 2
- Simpson, Clarence J. 2
- Tenney, Merrill C. (Merrill Chapin), 1904-1985 2
- Trotman, Dawson E. 2
- Troutman, Charles Henry, 2
- Wolgemuth, Sam. 2
- World Vision International. 2
- Youth for Christ International. 2
- Adeyemo, Tokunboh. 1
- Alexander, John W., 1
- American Association for Jewish Evangelism. 1
- American Indian Crusade. 1
- American Leprosy Missions. 1
- American Messianic Fellowship. 1
- American Society of Missiology. 1
- Armstrong, John H. 1
- Arzoomanian, Rose. 1
- Asbury College (Wilmore, Ky.) 1
- Asia Missions Association (Korea) 1
- Asia Theological Association. 1
- Association of Evangelical Professors of Missions. 1
- Association of Theological Schools in South East Asia. 1
- Baptista Film Mission. 1
- Baptista, C. O. 1
- Barnhouse, Donald Grey, 1
- Barrows, Cliff. 1
- Benson, Ted M. 1
- Beougher, Timothy K. 1
- Berg, Clayton L. 1
- Bibletown Community Church (Boca Raton, Fla.) 1
- Bihl, Carl J. 1
- Brethren in Christ Church 1
- Brethren in Christ Church. 1
- Bright, Vonette Z. 1
- Brunner, Emil. 1
- Bryan College. 1
- Bryant, Anita. 1
- Buswell, James Oliver. 1
- Campbell, Ken. 1
- Cathedral of Tomorrow (Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio) 1
- Cedar Lake Conference Grounds (Ind.) 1
- Chicago Gospel Tabernacle (Ill.) 1
- Christian Nurses Fellowship. 1
- Church of the Resurrection of Illinois. 1
- Church, Don. 1
- Clark, Gordon Haddon. 1
- Claus, Tom 1
- Clouse, Robert G., 1
- Coleman, Robert Emerson, 1
- Colson, Charles W. 1
- Compassion (Organization) 1
- Conservative Baptist Foreign Mission Society. 1
- Cook, Robert A., 1
- Coptic Church. 1
- Cornerstone College. 1
- Crawford, Percy B. 1
- Culbertson, William, 1905-1971. 1
- Dallas Theological Seminary. 1
- Danielson, Rudolph. 1
- Deyneka, Peter, 1931- 1
- Dorsett, Lyle W. 1
- Dorsett, Mary. 1
- Drury, William A. 1
- Dunlop, Merrill. 1
- Eavey, C. B. 1
- Eckert, Ruth Elizabeth, 1
- Elderen, Marlin van. 1 ∧ less