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Scope and Contents Materials relating to the Congress on the Church's Worldwide Mission which was held on the Wheaton College campus in 1966 and was jointly sponsored by the Evangelical Foreign Missions Association and the Interdenominational Foreign Mission Association. Audio tapes document various sessions of the Congress, including biblical expositions, study papers (on subjects like syncretism, church growth, cooperation, the Catholic Church and social issues), reports on missions on the world's continents,...
Scope and Contents Microfilm edition of correspondence to William Poynter, Bishop of London, from overseas missions, ecclesiastical bodies, and civil governments concerning missionary activities in North America, the West Indies India, and the Mediterranean.This collection consists solely of correspondence to Bishop Poynter from overseas missions, and from ecclesiastical and British Civil Governments overseas. While the main bulk of the material falls between 1821 and 1825, the correspondence covers...
Identifier: CN 089
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews, films, videos relating to Paul P. Stough’s missionary service in the Belgian Congo with Africa Inland Mission. Materials contain information on Stough's father, Henry Stough, Wheaton College, Paul Stough's work as a missionary for Africa Inland Mission in the Belgian Congo (Zaire) and Kenya from the 1920s to the 1970s, and generally on the spread of Christianity in Africa.
Identifier: CN 093
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Earl Austin Winsor (1897-1983) in which he discusses his education at Wheaton College as a student (1919-1920) and teacher (1920-25, history, and 1939-1949, math and physics) and his missionary experiences in Africa under Africa Inland Mission, serving in what is now Zaire. Wheaton personalities, mission experiences, especially those relating to his education work, and analysis of his exposure to African government, churches, tribal customs, and health practices....
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews in which Bruce Finley Hunt (1903-1992) discusses his boyhood in Korea, college and seminary education at Wheaton College, Rutgers University and Princeton Seminary; a portion (1928-1942) of his missionary work in Korea and Manchuria; and his impressions of Korean culture. The time period covered by the interviews is roughly 1903-1976.Bruce Finley Hunt was interviewed by Robert Shuster on March 22 and May 21, 1980 and October 16, 2002 in Abington, PA and...
Scope and Contents Correspondence, maps, clippings, pamphlets, photographs, and sketches relating the career and ministry of Alfred R. Tucker, Anglican Bishop of Uganda. Topics relate to missions in East Africa, social conditions and changes there, translation of the Bible, the abolition of slavery and a biography of Tucker planned by Mary Carus-Wilson.This collection is distinguished by its intimate picture of African life and the missionary church in this part of Africa at a period when technology was...
Identifier: CN 187
Scope and Contents Family correspondence, prayer letters, brochures, newspaper clippings, prayer cards and letters from other missionaries, photographs, slides, negatives, journals and diaries, and eight interviews concerning Elliott's childhood in China, mission work with China Inland Mission (now Overseas Missionary Fellowship) in China and the Philippines, her experiences as an evangelist and teacher, her life in China during the Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945, and the civil war that followed. Her retirement is...
Identifier: CN 189
Scope and Contents Miscellaneous personal papers, an autobiography, oral history interviews and color slides relating to the ministry of Mary Goforth Moynan. Topics covered include Moynan's memories of the personalities and work of her parents, Jonathan and Rosalind Goforth; evangelistic work in China before World War II; her own career in Christian work; and her trips in 1979 to Taiwan and in 1980 to the People's Republic of China.
Identifier: CN 228
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Lyndon Roth Hess in which he describes his missionary service in Northern Rhodesia (now Zambia) between 1932 and 1975 as a teacher of missionary children, assistant to village pastors and other work with the Lunda people. Topics include cultural influences on missionary children, education at Wheaton College, missionary service with Brethren Assemblies in Zambia teaching children of missionaries, the national African church, tribal tensions, Marxism, influence of...
Identifier: CN 247
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Louis E. Knowlton in which he discusses his career in evangelistic work and radio technology in Brazil for the Brazilian Evangelistic Association, Inc. Topics discussed include Knowlton's early life, education, service as an Army chaplain's assistant, decision to go into technological ministry, work at WMBI and in Brazil, efforts as a street evangelist and beginnings of music studio, Brazilian churches, church-state relations, ethnic groups and cults, the use of...
Identifier: CN 317
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Ian Harper Cooke and Ruth Eileen (Witmer) Cook, in which Ian describes his childhood and education in South Africa, college education at Wheaton College, training for missionary work, medical missions work in South Africa with The Evangelical Alliance Mission (TEAM), the Zulus, apartheid, and the national church; and Ruth describes her childhood, conversion, and intention to become a missionary nurse, education at West Suburban Hospital and Wheaton College, joining...
Identifier: CN 351
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Burt E. Long by Wheaton College student Heather Conley in which Long discusses his memories of Paul Rader and the Chicago Gospel Tabernacle, his education at Wheaton College, and his decades of services as a medical missionary for Sudan Interior Mission in Niger and Nigeria. The time period covered by the interviews is 1930-1986.
Burt Long was interviewed by Wheaton College student Heather Conley on November 26 and December 3, 1986.
Burt Long was interviewed by Wheaton College student Heather Conley on November 26 and December 3, 1986.
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Stanley R. Kline and extensive photo albums, relating to Kline’s missionary service in the Belgian Congo (now Democratic Republic of Congo) with Africa Inland Mission (AIM) from 1940 to 1977. Topics covered in interview include: his family background in Philadelphia, conversion, Percy Crawford's influence, evangelism in Philadelphia, rescue mission work, call to missions, his wife Carmel Anthony, his evangelism and educational work in the Congo between 1940 and...
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with William Adam Stier (1912-2004), missionary with Africa Inland Mission in Tanzania from 1938 to 1978. Topics covered in the two sessions include his youth and conversion, marriage, Bible school education, call to missions, his work with the Sakuma and Tuzu peoples, his ministry as a teacher of African pastors; the transition from mission to indigenous church control in Tanzania, the policies and personnel of AIM, Emil Sywulka, political changes in Tanzania, polygamy...
Identifier: CN 509
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Evelyn Mildred Camp (1915-1999), missionary work in the Belgian Congo (now Democratic Republic of Congo) with Africa Inland Mission (AIM) from 1944 to 1961. Topics discussed include Camp's experience as a child of missionaries, her missionary work in schools for boys and girls at Oicha and Blukwa AIM stations, her family's economic hardships, furloughs, the social life of missionary children, education at Rethy Academy, call to missionary work, training at Columbia...
Scope and Contents Correspondence, prayer letters, audio tapes, clippings, brochures, negatives, photos, and slides collected by former aviator John R. Wells.Includes documentation on various denominational and nondenominational organizations and individuals covering the time period 1922 to 1989; represented are such agencies as the Catholic, Episcopal, Lutheran, Baptist, Methodist, and Presbyterian churches, Mission Aviation Fellowship, Wycliffe Bible Translators, and individuals such as Paul...
- Subject: Catholic Church. -- Missions X
- Billy Graham Center Archives 16
- Special Collections, Buswell Library 1
- Wheaton College (Ill.) 9
- Africa Inland Mission. 5
- Straw, Darien A. 4
- Africa Inland Church. 3
- Catholic Church 3
- Graham, Billy, 3
- Leedy, John W. 3
- Africa Evangelical Fellowship. 2
- Aldrich, Willard. 2
- Baptist Mid-missions (Organization) 2
- Blanchard, Charles A. 2
- Brethren Assemblies 2
- Brethren Assemblies. 2
- Buck, Pearl S. 2
- Buswell, J. Oliver. 2
- Carlson, Paul Earle, 2
- Conservative Baptist Foreign Mission Society. 2
- Coray, Edward A. 2
- Davis, Ralph T. 2
- Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 2
- Hall, John F. 2
- Hess, Lyndon. 2
- Hurlburt, Charles E. 2
- Independent Board for Presbyterian Foreign Missions. 2
- Interdenominational Foreign Mission Association of North America. 2
- Jevovah's Witnesses 2
- Moody Bible Institute. 2
- Paul, Austin, 2
- Rethy Academy (Rethy, Zaire) 2
- Stam, Elisabeth Alden Scott, 2
- Stam, John Cornelius, 2
- Stough, Paul Pinney. 2
- Van Dusen, George C. 2
- Wheaton College (Ill.). 2
- Wycliffe Bible Translators. 2
- Africa Inland Mission (AIM). 1
- American Bible Society. 1
- American Colonization Society. 1
- Andes Evangelical Mission. 1
- Arctic Missions, Inc. 1
- Armerding, Hudson T. 1
- Australian Inland Mission. 1
- Barnhouse, Donald Grey, 1
- Becker, Carl K. Jr. (Dr). 1
- Becker, Carl K., 1
- Blanchard, Jonathan. 1
- Blocher, Jacques 1
- Bole, Simeon James. 1
- Brand, Owen. 1
- Brazilian Evangelistic Association, Inc. 1
- Camp, Earl. 1
- Camp, Ellen. 1
- Camp, Evelyn Mildred, 1
- Camp, Marian. 1
- Carus-Wilson, Mary Louisa Georgina Petrie. 1
- Catholic Colonial Missions. 1
- Chefoo School (Yen-t'ai shih, China) 1
- Chicago Gospel Tabernacle (Ill.) 1
- China Inland Mission. 1
- Christian Reformed Church 1
- Christian and Missionary Alliance 1
- Chung-kuo kuo min tang. 1
- Church Missionary Society. 1
- Church of England 1
- Church of the Open Door (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
- Clapper, Margaret L., 1
- Columbia Bible College, 1
- Congo Protestant Council. 1
- Cook, Ian H. 1
- Cook, Ruth E., 1
- Crawford, Percy B. 1
- Crossett, Margaret E. 1
- Dean, Ella. 1
- Dean, William. 1
- Dow, Elsie Storrs, 1859-1944 1
- ELWA (Radio station : Monrovia, Liberia) 1
- Eglise Evangelique Republique du Niger. 1
- Elliott, Eleanor Edwards. 1
- Elliott, Ruth, 1
- Elliott, Walter Scott. 1
- Episcopal Church 1
- Epp, Theodore H. 1
- Evangelical Alliance Mission. 1
- Evangelical Churches of West Africa. 1
- Evangelical Foreign Missions Association. 1
- Evangelical Literature Overseas. 1
- Faith Academy (Quezon City, Philippines) 1
- Feng, Yu-hsiang, 1
- Fenton, Horace L. 1
- Ferrin, Howard William. 1
- Finney, Charles Grandison, 1
- Fisk, George, 1
- Gillespie, John. 1
- Glasser, Arthur F. 1
- Goforth, Jonathan, 1
- Goforth, Rosalind, 1
- Gospel Recordings, Inc. 1
- Grounds, Vernon C. 1
- Harris, Lester. 1
- Harris, Mary Anne. 1 ∧ less