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Christians Supporting Community Organizing

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Identifier: SC-200
Dates: Other: Date acquired: 07/21/2015

Collection 089 Papers of Paul P. Stough

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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.
Dates: Created: 1979-1992

Collection 165 Records of Evangelical Fellowship of Mission Agencies

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Identifier: CN-165
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports, minutes, audio tapes, clippings, photographs, maps, posters, etc., related to EFMA Administration and its service to its member missions.Includes documentation of persecution of Protestants in Roman Catholic Colombia, Italy and Spain; efforts to broaden American awareness of conditions; and attempts to apply pressure through the US State Dept.  Persons prominently featured include EFMA's Executive Directors Clyde Taylor, Wade Coggins, and Paul McKaughan. ...
Dates: Created: 1937-1996

Collection 185 Papers of Albert and Muriel Nichols

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Identifier: CN 185
Scope and Contents Correspondence, photos, negatives and miscellaneous documents concerning family events and career decisions relating to the Nicholas’ missionary work in Sierra Leone. The bulk of the letters were sent to family during a two year period while the Nichols were serving as missionaries to Sierra Leone, where Albert was director of Industrial Education at Albert Academy. Topics include life in and methods of education of an urban missionary school in the 1920's, teaching industrial education at...
Dates: Created: 1904-1952

Collection 201 Oral History Interview with Russell P. Shedd

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Identifier: CN 201
Scope and Contents Three oral history interviews with Russell Philip Shedd, in which he describes his upbringing by missionary parents in Bolivia; education at Wheaton College, Faith Seminary (PA), and the University of Edinburgh; Billy Graham's evangelistic meetings at Harringay and Edinburgh in 1954/55; evangelism opportunities in Scotland, 1953-55; and work with the Conservative Baptist Foreign Mission Society in Portugal, 1959-62, and Brazil, 1962-82. The time period covered by the interviews is 1929 to...
Dates: Created: 1982

Collection 218 Records of the Evangelical Missions Information Service

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Identifier: CN 218
Scope and Contents Correspondence, press releases, minutes, financial statements, reports, and photographs documenting the activities of the Evangelical Mission Information Service (EMIS), the publications arm of both the Evangelical Foreign Missions Association and the Interdenominational Foreign Missions Association. Activities documented include the publication of several mission periodicals, including Evangelical Missions Quarterly and Missionary News Service; organization of missionary conferences and...
Dates: Created: 1964-1981

Collection 219 Oral History Interview with Bertil A. Ogren

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Identifier: CN 219
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Bertil A. Ogren (1914-2006) in which he describes his recruitment as a lay missionary in the Belgian Congo with the Covenant Church from 1948-56; his work there beginning and running the LECO Press, which served the needs of members of the Congo Protestant Council and relations between Africans and Western missionaries. Other topics discussed include: his family and early life, impressions of George Caprenter, independence of the Congo, Belgian influence on the...
Dates: Created: 1982

Collection 231 Papers of Ian and Helen Anderson

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Identifier: CN 231
Scope and Contents Correspondence, diaries, articles, clippings, manuscripts, photographs, photo albums, songbooks, lecture and sermon notes, maps, audio tapes, etc. related to the Ian and Helen Anderson's mission work with the Overseas Missionary Fellowship. The materials document their careers in China until 1951, in Taiwan until 1956, and in the Philippines until 1971, and again in Taiwan until 1974. Materials also reflect their work as regional representatives for OMF following their retirement in 1974....
Dates: Created: 1928-1995

Collection 256 Oral History Interviews with Malcolm and Helen Sawyer

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Identifier: CN 256
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Malcolm Maurice Sawyer (1919-2007) and with Helen Irvin Sawyer, in which the Sawyers discuss their childhood, education, and working for the Christian and Missionary Alliance in China, 1948-1950 and in Laos, 1950-1975. Mission activities in Laos include church planting, training of pastors, and medical assistance to the Khamu and Hmong peoples, language study, Vietnam, Thailand and Tibet, transfer to Laos, cultural differences, political situation in Vietnam,...
Dates: Created: 1985

Collection 264 Records of Pioneer Ministries

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Identifier: CN 264
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports, photos, slides, tapes, curriculum materials, manuals, etc., relating to the work of the PM (formerly Pioneer Girls) in North American Churches. Materials document PM's early history, camping program (philosophy and history of Camp Cheriths and reference materials used to operate a camp and train camp staff), communications functions depicting the variety of tools used to communicate news and information to participants in its programs, orientation materials for field...
Dates: Created: 1939-1983

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 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 326 Papers of James Edwin Wright

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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

Collection 335 Papers of Ralph E. Shannon

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Identifier: CN 335
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews and paper records relating to Ralph Shannon’s life and ministry as a medical missionary in Zaire (now Democratic Republic of Congo).Audio Tapes Four oral history interviews with Ralph Shannon, recorded on eight reels of audio tape. Topics covered include Shannon's childhood in Belgian Congo (Zaire) with his missionary parents, Wheaton College undergraduate and graduate education, service in Zaire as a medical missionary...
Dates: Created: 1986-1990

Collection 338 Records of the World Evangelical Fellowship

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Identifier: CN-338
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports, minutes, budgets, audio tapes, photographs.

Topics documented included the formation of the WEF; the gradual growth of influence by non-Western associations; the activities of Evangelical Protestants in many different parts of the world; the leadership of J. Elwin Wright, Clyde Taylor, Waldron Scott, and David Howard, among others. Many of the twenty-eight audiotapes are of addresses presented at the Eighth General Assembly in Singapore in 1986.
Dates: Created: 1926-1992, n.d.; Other: Majority of material found in 1948-1986

Collection 352 Records of the Interdenominational Foreign Mission Association (IFMA)

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Identifier: CN-352
Scope and Contents Correspondence, form letters, financial and statistical reports, minutes, memos and promotional material related to IFMA administration and its service to its member missions.The files on IFMA members and numerous other Christian agencies predominate.  Also includes series of maps of Latin American countries identifying nondenominational and denominational mission activity.  Numerous mission-related subjects are documented.  Persons prominently featured include Jack Frizen, Billy...
Dates: Created: 1934-1983, n.d.

Collection 361 Oral History Interviews with C. René Padilla

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Identifier: CN 361
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with René Padilla, in which he discusses his childhood, family, evangelism in Colombia and Ecuador, persecution by Catholics in Colombia, his education at Wheaton College, work among university students with International Fellowship of Evangelical Students (IFES) in Latin America, evangelical theological education and liberation theology, the 1974 Lausanne Congress and covenant, the ministry of his church in Buenos Aires among drug addicts and slum dwellers, and the role...
Dates: Created: 1987

Collection 379 Records of the Woman's Union Missionary Society

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Identifier: CN-379
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports, personnel files, legal documents, financial files, scrapbooks, almost 3,000 photographs.

Topics documented include the creation and activity of the mission work in Burma, China, India, Pakistan, and Japan, its work among orphans and women.
Dates: Created: 1860-1983

Collection 387 Papers of William M. Miller

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Identifier: CN 387
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews and transcripts with William M. Miller in which he describes his education at Princeton, Christian faith, and work as a Presbyterian missionary to Iran from 1919 to 1962. Besides descriptions of his evangelistic, pastoral, and educational work, he also describes many aspects of Iranian and Islamic society. Most of the transcripts are of interviews done for the Presbyterian Historical Society.
Dates: Created: 1979-1988

Collection 405 Papers of W. Robert & Frances Holmes

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Identifier: CN 405
Scope and Contents Collection of letters written primarily by Robert Holmes and his wife, Frances (Frannie) to their families in the United States, while they served as missionaries with the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions in Sri Lanka from 1947 to 1960. A few of the letters are from the children, Bobby and Carol Lou, to their grandparents, and there are a few letters sent to the Holmes family. (The originals were retained by the donor.) The letters date from 1947 to 1960, and were mostly...
Dates: Created: 1947-1960

Collection 406 Records of SEND International

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Identifier: CN 406
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports, minutes, promotional materials, prayer letters, incorporation documents, news releases, statistics, newsletters, clippings, photographic prints and negatives, films, organizational charts, financial record, etc., related to the origins, development, and operation of SEND International in Alaska, Japan, Philippines, Taiwan, and U.S. based operations. Documentation begins with the pre-incorporation of the organization and its first iteration as the GI GOSPEL HOUR phase in...
Dates: Created: 1943-1989

Collection 460 Oral History Interviews with Phyllis E. Taylor

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Identifier: CN 460
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Phyllis Evelyn Taylor in which she discusses her childhood and conversion to Christianity; education at Wheaton College; her experiences as a Christian and Missionary Alliance teacher and evangelist among the Bantu people in the Belgian Congo from 1952-1966; her work in Taiwan from 1968 as an independent missionary; and teaching English as a means of evangelism. Other topics discussed include attending Nyack Missionary Training Institute; memories of the 1950...
Dates: Created: 1992

Collection 468 Oral History Interviews with Elizabeth C. Stough

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Identifier: CN 468
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Elizabeth Quackenbush Stough (1913-2009) in which she discusses her parents, childhood, education, conversion, attendance at Moody Bible Institute, call to be a missionary, joining Africa Inland Mission, travel to Africa, work in French Equatorial Africa, evangelistic field trips, her husband Paul Stough, her work among women in the Belgian Congo, the growth of the Africa Inland Church, the independence of the Congo, the Congolese civil war and Simba uprising, the...
Dates: Created: 1992-1993

Collection 473 Oral History Interview with Clayton L. Berg, Jr.

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Identifier: CN 473
Scope and Contents Oral historyinterviews with Clayton L. Berg, known as  "Mike," former missionary, educator and president of Latin America Mission. Topics discussed include Berg's youth, family, conversion, education (including Wheaton Grad School), youth pastorate at Western Springs church, marriage and family, language training at Spanish Language Institute, Hogar Biblico, teaching and administration at the Latin America Biblical Seminary iin Costa Rica, administration of LAM's Education Division, training...
Dates: Created: 1993

Collection 483 Oral History Interview with Francis Sunderaraj

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Identifier: CN 483
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Francis Sunderaraj in which he describes committing his life to Christ as a teenager in India; the development of his faith; the institutions and leadership of Evangelical Protestantism in India; Methodist churches in India and Malaysia; Sunderaraj's education at the Union Biblical Seminary in Yeotmal, India, Princeton Seminary, and Wheaton College; the development of the Evangelical Fellowship of India. The time period covered by the interviews is ca. 1942-1993....
Dates: Created: 1993

Collection 660 Records of the CoMission and CoMission II

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Identifier: CN 660
Scope and Contents Correspondence, memos, minutes, reports, transcripts, schedules, manuals, policy statements, magazine and newspaper clippings, curricula, audio recordings, videos, photographs, slides and other materials documenting the work of the Commission. This was an alliance of over eighty American Protestant ministries, churches and business (almost all Evangelical) that, in agreement with the Russia government, entered the country on a five year contract to train Russian educators to teach Christian...
Dates: 1989-1998; Majority of material found in 1992-1995

Collection 300 Records of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship

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Identifier: CN/300
Dates: 1928-1992

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Billy Graham Center Archives 27
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Christian literature 27
Evangelistic work 22
Christian literature -- Publication and distribution 21
Missionaries 21
Christian education 19
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Church and state 17
Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 16
Christian leadership. 14
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions 13
Language in missionary work. 13
Indigenous church administration 12
Missionaries -- Leaves and furloughs. 12
Missionaries -- Training of 12
Missions 12
Women 12
Women -- Religious life. 12
Women in missionary work. 12
Children of missionaries. 11
Conversion. 11
Catholic Church. 10
Religious institutions. 10
Christian life. 9
Christianity and culture. 9
Communism 9
Education 9
Theology 9
Bible 8
Christian literature -- Publication and distribution. 8
Medical care 8
Pentecostalism. 8
Rural missions 8
Theology -- Study and teaching. 8
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- Educational work. 7
Communism -- China. 7
Evangelistic work -- Congo (Democratic Republic) 7
Missionaries, Resignation of. 7
Missions -- Educational work. 7
Radio in missionary work. 7
Bible colleges 6
Catholic Church. -- Protestant churches. 6
China. 6
China. -- History 6
Church and social problems 6
Church development, New. 6
Evangelicalism 6
Evangelistic work -- Congo (Democratic Republic) -- History 6
Evangelistic work -- Congo (Democratic Republic) -- History -- Civil War, 1960-1965. 6
Evangelistic work -- United States. 6
Fund raising. 6
Mass media in missionary work. 6
Missions -- China. 6
Tribes 6
World War, 1939-1945. 6
China. -- History -- 1937-1945. 5
China. -- History -- Civil War, 1945-1949. 5
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- Finance. 5
Christian education -- Taiwan. 5
Evangelicalism -- United States. 5
Evangelicalism. 5
Indigenous church administration. 5
Journalism, Religious. 5
Liberalism (Religion) 5
Missionaries -- Salaries, etc. 5
Missionaries' spouses. 5
Missionaries, Withdrawal of. 5
Missions -- Biblical teaching. 5
Missions -- Study and teaching. 5
Refugees 5
Rural churches 5
Sex role 5
Social change. 5
Theological seminaries 5
Animism 4
Belgium. 4
Bible -- Study and teaching. 4
Bible -- Translating. 4
Chinese 4
Chinese -- Missions. 4
Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- Interdenominational cooperation. 4
Christian education -- China. 4
Christian education -- Philosophy. 4
Christian education of adults. 4
Christian education of children. 4
Christian literature -- Publication and distribution -- United States. 4
Church and state -- United States. 4
Church work with children 4
College students in missionary work. 4
Counseling. 4
Evangelistic work -- China. 4
Evangelistic work -- Philosophy. 4
Family. 4
Indigenous church administration -- China. 4
Indigenous church administration -- Taiwan. 4
Intercultural communication. 4
Liberation theology. 4
Management. 4
Missions -- Finance. 4
Missions -- India 4
Missions -- Interdenominational cooperation. 4
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Names
Wheaton College (Ill.) 14
Graham, Billy, 1918-2018 6
China Inland Mission. 5
Overseas Missionary Fellowship. 5
World Council of Churches. 5
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World Evangelical Fellowship. 5
Evangelical Foreign Missions Association. 4
Africa Inland Mission. 3
Anderson, Helen. 3
Anderson, Ian Rankin. 3
Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. 3
Committee to Assist Missionary Education Overseas. 3
Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 3
Evangelical Literature Overseas. 3
Far East Broadcasting Company. 3
Howard, David M. 3
Interdenominational Foreign Mission Association of North America. 3
Islam 3
Latin America Mission. 3
McIntire, Carl, 3
SEND International. 3
Taylor, Clyde W. 3
Wheaton College (Ill.). 3
African Inland Church. 2
Association of Church Missions Committees. 2
Association of Evangelicals of Africa and Madagascar. 2
Becker, Carl K., 2
Bible Institute of the Philippines (Valenzuela, Philippines) 2
Buswell, J. Oliver. 2
Campus Crusade for Christ International. 2
Catholic Church 2
Christian and Missionary Alliance 2
Christian and Missionary Alliance. 2
Chung-kuo kuo min tang. 2
Coggins, Wade T. 2
Crossett, Margaret E. 2
Crossett, Vincent L. 2
Davis, Ralph T. 2
Elliot, Jim, 1927-1956 2
Evangelical Committee on Latin America. 2
Evangelical Fellowship of India. 2
Falwell, Jerry. 2
Frizen, E. L. 2
Gospel Missionary Union. 2
Gospel Recordings, Inc. 2
Hoste, Dixon Edward. 2
India-Ceylon Youth for Christ. 2
Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship. 2
International Fellowship of Evangelical Students. 2
Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization. 2
Lumumba, Patrice, 2
Machen, J. Gresham 2
Methodist Church 2
Moody Bible Institute. 2
National Association of Evangelicals. 2
Navigators. 2
Nicholls, Bruce. 2
Padilla, C. Rene. 2
Paul, Austin, 2
Presbyterian Church in the U.S. 2
Princeton Theological Seminary. 2
Stough, Paul Pinney. 2
Taichung Bible Institute (Taichung, Taiwan) 2
The Evangelical Alliance Mission (TEAM) 2
Union Biblical Seminary (Yeotmal, India) 2
Van Dusen, George C. 2
Williams, Theodore. 2
Woods, C. Stacey, 2
Wright, J. Elwin. 2
Youth for Christ International. 2
Yu-Shan Theological Institute (Li Yu Tan, Taiwan) 2
Africa Evangelical Fellowship. 1
Albert Academy (Freetown, Sierra Leone) 1
Alford, Zoe Anne. 1
Allen, Franklin W. 1
American Bible Society. 1
American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions. 1
American Colonization Society. 1
Arctic Missions, Inc. 1
Armerding, Hudson T. 1
Armstrong, Philip E. 1
Asian Theological Seminary (Quezon City, Philippines) 1
Assemblies of God 1
Association of Bible Churches in the Philippines. 1
Association of Christian Schools International. 1
Athyal, Saphir P. 1
Australian Evangelical Alliance. 1
Bangui Evangelical School of Theology. 1
Barnett, Erik S. 1
Belgian Gospel Mission. 1
Bell, L. Nelson 1
Berg, Clayton L., 1
Berg, Jo Ann. 1
Bible and Medical Missionary Fellowship. 1
Billy Graham Center -- Institute of East-West Christian Studies. 1
Blanchard, Charles A. 1
Blanchard, Jonathan. 1
Bokeleale, Jean B. 1
Bouslough, Betty. 1
Capra, Frank. 1
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