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Collection 056 Records of OMS International, Inc.

Identifier: CN 056
Scope and Contents News releases, prayer letters, reports and field studies. The documents all related to the work of OMS which had workers in Asia, Europe, Africa, and Latin America in the areas of radio broadcasting and Bible distribution. Key OMS figures featured include founder Charles Cowman, his wife, Lettie Burd Cowman, Wesley Duewel, and E.A. Kilbourne.[NOTE: In the Scope and Content Section, the notation "folder 5-2" means "box 5, folder 2."]The collection consists of annual...
Dates: Created: 1963 - 1978

Collection 096 Oral History Interview with Wayne G. Bragg

Identifier: CN 096-096
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Wayne G. Bragg (1931-2009), in which he describes his missionary experiences in Brazil and the Caribbean working with university students, his student days at Wheaton College, and his experience at Wheaton College as a faculty member. Dr. Bragg was interviewed by Mary Ann Buffington at Wheaton College on February 15 and May 9, 1980.
Dates: Created: 1980

Collection 111 Papers of Charles H. Troutman, Jr.

Identifier: CN 111
Scope and Contents Correspondence, minutes, reports, manuals, and other records documenting Charles Troutman's career in Christian ministry among university students, first with Inter-Varsity in the United States and Australia and then with Latin America Mission. This collection also contains a great deal of information on evangelical Christianity in the United States, Australia and Latin America; Troutman's letters from his service in the Pacific in World War II; and reports and other information relative to the...
Dates: Created: 1924-1991

Collection 201 Oral History Interview with Russell P. Shedd

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 204 Records of South America Mission

Identifier: CN 204
Scope and Contents Legal documents, reports, linguistic materials, correspondence, publications, organizational documents of SAM, chiefly 1921-1955.Materials document the mission's beginning as the Inland South America Missionary Union. In-depth reports cover all aspects of mission activities including missionary life and descriptions of their encounters with and observations of Indian tribes, methods of evangelizing, use of linguistic materials relating to Indian languages, personnel policies, social and...
Dates: Created: 1905-1981; Other: Majority of material found in 1921-1955

Collection 218 Records of the Evangelical Missions Information Service

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 222 Records of the OC International

Identifier: CN-222
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports, minutes, manuscripts, handbooks, directories, photographs, etc., relating to the mission's work of evangelism, church planting and development of national leadership in Africa, Asia, Europe, and Latin America since its origin in 1950.Documents describe the founding and expansion of the mission, administrations of Dick Hillis (first president from 1951-1976, but also including files dating back to 1933 on his years as a missionary in China with China Inland...
Dates: Created: 1933-1998

Collection 247 Oral History Interview with Louis E. Knowlton

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...
Dates: Created: 1982

Collection 318 Papers of L. Nelson Bell

Identifier: CN 318
Scope and Contents Correspondence, minutes, newspaper clippings, reports, and other documents related to the life and ministry of L. Nelson Bell, first as a medical missionary in China, then as doctor, editor, and lay leader in the Presbyterian Church in the United States. Among the topics covered by the material in the collection are missions in China in the twentieth century between the two world wars; the work of Bell's son-in-law, Billy Graham; the founding and development of Christianity Today and The...
Dates: 1923-1973

Collection 344 Oral History Interview with Paul B. Long

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

Collection 355 Papers of J. Edwin Orr

Identifier: CN 355
Scope and Contents Correspondence, academic papers, clippings, reports, films, videos, and other materials relating to Orr’s life as an evangelist active around the world and as a professor and historian of spiritual awakenings (revivals) and evangelism. The collection is an excellent source on Protestant Evangelicalism as a global movement in the twentieth century.
Dates: Created: 1907-1993; Majority of material found in 1933-1987

Collection 465 Oral History Interview with Merry E. Long

Identifier: CN 465
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Merry Dalton Long (1925-2010) in which she describes her childhood; education at Wheaton College; marriage; missionary work in the Belgian Congo (now Democratic Republic of Congo) and Brazil; the 1960 Congo Rebellion; raising and educating children on the mission field. Other topics discussed include: Long’s medical training as a nurse during WWII; impressions of Africa; medical care available on the mission field; observations about Congolese animism; missionary...
Dates: Created: 1986

Collection 627 Papers of Harold E. Renfrow

Identifier: CN 627
Scope and Contents Correspondence, newspaper and magazine clippings, forms, minutes, memos, budgets, incorporation papers relating to Harold E. Renfrow's work as executive secretary of the 1974 Cruzada Evangelística Billy Graham Grande-Rio, held in Rio de Janiero, Brazil.[Note: In the Scope & Content section, the notation “folder 2-5" means “Box 2, Folder 5"]Arrangement: Alphabetical by title. The titles of all of the...
Dates: Created: 1972-1979

Collection 646 Records of the Evangelical Committee on Latin America (ECLA)

Identifier: CN 646
Scope and Contents Financial records, correspondence, reports, committee memos, minutes, articles and newsletters related to the work of the Evangelical Committee on Latin America especially pertaining to its visits to and consultations with Latin and South American organizations. Also contains many advisory reports given to the Board of ECLA.
Dates: Created: 1966-1976

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International Fellowship of Evangelical Students. 2
Knowlton, Louis E. 2
Long, Merry. 2
Long, Paul B. 2
Orr, James Edwin, 2
Presbyterian Church in the U.S. 2
Strachan, Robert Kenneth, 2
Woods, C. Stacey, 2
World Council of Churches. 2
Air Mail From God, Inc. 1
Alexander, John W. 1
Australian Christian Student Movement. 1
Australian Council of Churches. 1
Barrows, Cliff. 1
Bayly, Joseph. 1
Billy Graham Center. 1
Bragg, Ann Kay. 1
Bragg, Wayne G. 1
Brazilian Evangelistic Association, Inc. 1
Bright, Bill. 1
Campus Crusade for Christ International. 1
China Inland Mission. 1
Christianity Today, Inc. 1
Chung-kuo kuo min tang. 1
Coggins, Wade T. 1
Committee to Assist Missionary Education Overseas. 1
Community of Latin American Evangelical Ministries. 1
Confederacao Evangelica de Brazil. 1
Conservative Baptist Foreign Mission Society. 1
Cook, Clyde. 1
Coray, Edward A. 1
Cowman, Charles E., 1
Dain, Arthur John, 1
David, Joseph A., 1
Duewel, Wesley L. 1
Editorial Caribe. 1
Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 1
Elias, Antonio. 1
Evangelical Committee on Latin America. 1
Evangelical Missions Information Service (EMIS). 1
Fanini, Nilson. 1
Fraternidad Teol?ogica Latinoamericana. 1
Frizen, E.L. 1
Graham, Ruth Bell. 1
Haines, Margaret. 1
Hillis, Dick. 1
Holley, Henry. 1
Houghton College. 1
Hummel, Charles E. 1
Inter Varsity Press. 1
Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship of Canada. 1
Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship. 1
Inter-Varsity Fellowship of Christian Unions (Aust.) 1
Inter-Varsity Fellowship of Christian Unions (N.Z.) 1
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Interdenominational Foreign Mission Association of North America. 1
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International Church of the Foursquare Gospel. 1
International Council of Christian Churches. 1
Jaarsma, Cornelius Richard, 1
Jungle Air, Inc. 1
Keyes, Lawrence E., 1
Kisall, Walter. 1
Latourette, Kenneth Scott, 1
League of Evangelical Students. 1
Literatura de Evangelica para America Latina. 1
Little, Paul E. 1
Machen, J. Gresham 1
McIntire, Carl, 1
Mission for Education in Latin America. 1
Montgomery, James H., 1
Moody Bible Institute. 1
Mott, John R. 1
National Association of Evangelicals. 1
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. 1
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Nelson, Victor B. 1
Norton, Hugo Wilbert, 1
Nurses Christian Fellowship (U.S.) 1
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OC Ministries. 1
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Orient Crusades. 1
Oriental Missionary Society. 1
Overseas Crusades. 1
PRA7 (Radio station: Sao Paolo, Brazil) 1
Padilla, C. Rene. 1
Palau, Luis, 1
Pike, Kenneth Lee, 1
Pollock, John Charles. 1
Reapsome, James W. 1
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