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Collection 083 Papers of Richard E. Scheel

Identifier: CN 083
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews, slides, photographs, correspondence and a personal diary created by Dr. Richard E. Scheel, missionary to Ethiopia with Sudan Interior Mission (S.I.M.) from 1951-1971.
Dates: Created: 1953-1970

Collection 127 Ephemera of Kathy Bridegroom

Identifier: CN 127
Scope and Contents Photographs, audio tapes, and prayer letters from Kathy Joan Bridegroom's two years as a Sudan Interior Mission worker at radio station ELWA in Liberia. Letters discuss her teaching experiences, cultural impressions, and mission activities. Ephemera from Bridegroom's missionary experiences consist of audio tapes and photographs from the ELWA mission compound including a Christmas program, closing service of summer Awana girls camp, and several worship services; pamphlets containing information...
Dates: Created: 1972-1974

Collection 169 Oral History Interviews with Harold P. Adolph

Identifier: CN 169
Scope and Contents Oral History Interview with Harold Paul Adolph, in which he discusses his boyhood in China as the son of missionaries with China Inland Mission, conditions in China, his education at Wheaton College, medical education at the University of Pennsylvania, decision to become a missionary, and his ministry in Ethiopia as a medical missionary in African with Sudan Interior Mission; American missions in Ethiopia; family life on the mission field, and work with the Christian Medical Society. The time...
Dates: Created: 1981

Collection 186 Papers of M. Douglas Hursh

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 202 Papers of Berea St. John Feiner

Identifier: CN 202
Scope and Contents Correspondence, articles, photographs, and various other materials created or compiled by Berea St. John Feiner. Collection includes items on a wide variety of missionary endeavors over a span of 140 years, notes of explanation with individual items, missionary stories, Feiner's and others' published articles concerning the work Harold L. and Biola Ogilvie in Nigeria and other Sudan Interior Mission personnel, a J. Herbert Kane article on Roland Bingham.  Topics covered include missions in...
Dates: Created: 1834-1973

Collection 207 Papers of Mark R. Larson

Identifier: CN 207
Scope and Contents One oral history interview with Mark Richard Larson concerning his experiences as a missionary under Sudan Interior Mission in Nigeria, 1979-1981. Centers on agricultural mission work in the Kano area of northern Nigeria. Also included in the collection are prayer letters dated from October 1982 to August 1984 and an Sudan Interior Mission Prayer Guide (folder 1-2), and a scrapbook (folder 1-1). The scrapbook was used as a point of reference throughout the interview and should be used by...
Dates: Created: 1981-1984

Collection 282 Oral History Interview with Bonnie Jo Adolph

Identifier: CN 282
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Bonnie Jo Adelsman Adolph in which she discussses her missionary service in Ethiopia with Sudan Interior Mission from 1966-1974. Topics discussed include Adolph's education at Wheaton College, decision to become a missionary, living in Taiwan during her husband's military service, reasons for choosing Sudan Interior Mission, her husband's medical work in Ethiopia, observations about Sudanese culture, the church in Sudan, and the Adolphs short term mission service in...
Dates: Created: 1984

Collection 290 Oral History Interview with Merle A. Steely

Identifier: CN 290
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Merle Ashel Steely, who worked as a missionary with Sudan Interior Mission between 1951 and 1977 in Liberia and Nigeria. Topic discussed include: Steely's conversion while in military service, education and employment at Wheaton College (including the 1950 revival there), his missionary work in Liberia at radio station ELWA and with Sudan Interior Mission in Nigeria, teaching in mission and government schools, evangelism and church planting, Billy Graham's 1960...
Dates: Created: 1984

Collection 311 Papers of Charles J. Guth

Identifier: CN 311
Scope and Contents Water color paintings and oral history interviews with Charles J. Guth, relating to Guth’s missionary work in Africa with the Sudan Interior Mission. Topics covered by the interviews include: Guth’s education at Wheaton College, preparation for the mission field as a worker with Sudan Interior Mission, his life, work, and contacts as a missionary among the Koma and Maban people of the Sudan; the culture of these peoples; the effect of Sudan's independence on the church in the Sudan, linguistics...
Dates: Created: 1976-1985

Collection 330 Records of The Moody Church

Identifier: CN 330
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports, scrapbooks, church bulletins, minutes of meetings, and other records documenting the activities of the influential independent Chicago church started by Dwight L. Moody; chiefly from ca. 1910 through 1946.Topics documented include worship services, Sunday school, the weekly activities of the congregation, the governance of the body, and various urban evangelistic outreaches of the church.  Besides the history of the church, the collection also documents such...
Dates: Created: 1864-1987

Collection 347 Oral History Interview with Ruth M. Long

Identifier: CN 347
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Ruth Margaret (Hollander) Long in which she discusses her conversion, education at Wheaton College, work as a missionary for the Sudan Interior Mission tohgether with her husband Burt) in Niger and Nigeria from 1950 through 1984. Other topics discussed include raising a family on the mission field, development of an AWANA program for Hausa children, evangelistic activities, impressions of the French colonial system, the independence of Niger, Hamami Diori, relations...
Dates: Created: 1986

Collection 351 Oral History Interview with Burt E. Long

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.
Dates: Created: 1986

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

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 363 Papers of Ruth M. Mellis

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

Collection 424 Oral History Interviews with Ruth L. Maxwell

Identifier: CN 424
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Ruth Lillian Maxwell in which she talks about her family background, including her grandfather, L.E. Maxwell, founder of Prairie Bible Institute, and her parents, missionaries with Sudan Interior Mission (SIM) in Nigeria; Nigerian village life; experiences at boarding school; conversion to Christianity; spiritual development; education in Canada at Prairie Bible Institute; joining SIM; missions work in Liberia teaching the Bible and leading study groups for women....
Dates: Created: 1989

Collection 502 Oral History Interview with Geraldine J. Phillips

Identifier: CN 502
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Geraldine Julia (Hinote) Phillips (19132-2000) in which she describes her family background, conversion to Christianity after listening to Gypsy Smith on the radio; education at BIOLA and Columbia Bible College, work at the Rehoboth Mission in Kentucky from 1934-1939, joining Sudan Interior Mission (SIM), travel to Africa in 1943, and the beginning of her work among the Dinka people in southern Sudan. Other topics discussed include: Phillips work with the Rehoboth...
Dates: Created: 1994

Collection 512 Oral History Interview with Harry L. Cox

Identifier: CN 512
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Harry Luther Cox (1906-2004) in which he describes his youth and family, conversion and spiritual growth, call to missionary work, service with Sudan Interior Mission in Nigeria, relations with and evangelism among Muslims, tribal characteristics, Kano, language study, establishing a leprosy station, medical missions, the Magazawa and Fulani peoples, raising a family on the mission field, furloughs, death of his sons, World War II, animists, children of...
Dates: Created: 1995

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China Inland Mission. 3
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Adolph, Harold Paul. 2
Africa Inland Mission. 2
Arctic Missions, Inc. 2
Central American Mission. 2
Coptic Church. 2
ELWA (Radio station : Monrovia, Liberia) 2
Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 2
Hursh, Douglas, 2
Interdenominational Foreign Mission Association of North America. 2
Kent Academy (Jos, Nigeria) 2
Latham, Lance Breton, 2
Long, Burt E. 2
Moody Bible Institute. 2
North Side Gospel Center (Chicago, Ill.) 2
Smith, Gipsy, 2
Wycliffe Bible Translators. 2
Adolph, Bonnie. 1
Africa Evangelical Fellowship. 1
American Baptist Foreign Mission Society. 1
Association of Church Missions Committees. 1
Awana Clubs International. 1
Baptist Female Missionary Society. 1
Baptist Mid-missions (Organization) 1
Beam, Mary S. 1
Belgian Gospel Mission. 1
Bible Institute of Los Angeles. 1
Blanchard, Charles A. 1
Blanchard, Julia. 1
Borden, William, 1
Bridegroom, Kathleen. 1
Buswell, James Oliver. 1
Cameron, Allen Noah. 1
Chafer, Lewis Sperry, 1
Chicago Gospel Tabernacle (Ill.) 1
Christian Medical Society. 1
Clark, Gordon Haddon. 1
Columbia Bible College (S.C.) 1
Committee to Assist Missionary Education Overseas. 1
Cox, Harry L., 1
Cridland, A. Elizabeth. 1
Dallas Theological Seminary. 1
Day, Samuel Stearns, 1
Diori, Hamani. 1
Dixon, A. C. 1
Dow, Elsie Storrs, 1859-1944 1
Eglise Evangelique Republique du Niger. 1
European Christian Mission. 1
Evangelical Committee on Latin America. 1
Evangelical Foreign Missions Association. 1
Evangelical Literature Overseas. 1
Far East Broadcasting Company. 1
Feiner, Berea St. John, 1
Fleece, G. Allen. 1
Frizen, E. L. 1
Gesbeck, Betty. 1
Gillespie, John. 1
Gospel Missionary Union. 1
Gospel Recordings, Inc. 1
Greater Europe Mission. 1
Grigolia, Alexander, 1
Guth, Charles J. 1
Harrison, Norman Baldwin, 1
Hoagland, David. 1
Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship. 1
Ironside, H. A. 1
Kane, J. Herbert. 1
Knowlton, Lucy Ann St. John. 1
LaSalle Street Church (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Larson, Mark Richard. 1
Latin America Mission. 1
League of Nations. 1
Leedy, John W. 1
Long, Ruth M. 1
Mack, James B. 1
Maxwell, Ernest. 1
Maxwell, Freeda. 1
Maxwell, L. E. 1
Maxwell, Ruth. 1
McCarrell, William. 1
McPherson, Aimee Semple, 1
McQuilkin, Robert Crawford, 1
Mellis, Charles. 1
Mellis, Ruth M. 1
Mission Aviation Fellowship. 1
Missionary Internship. 1
Mixter, Russell Lowell, 1
Moody Bible Institute 1
Moody Memorial Church (Chicago, Ill.) 1
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