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Collection 343 Papers of Samuel F. Wolgemuth

Identifier: CN 343
Scope and Contents Administrative correspondence, reports, minutes, memos, newsletters, publications, promotional material, photographs, and slides documenting Samuel F. Wolgemuth's term (1965-1973) as president for Youth for Christ. The correspondence with YFC staff, individuals, and representatives of other Christian organizations, predominates. Materials document contact with major YFC donors, administration of YFC at various executive levels, fund raising, communication, and promotion. Prominent people...
Dates: Created: 1962-1981

Collection 349 Papers of Clarence W. Jones

Identifier: CN 349
Scope and Contents Collection includes correspondence, reports, sermons, memos, minutes of meetings, clippings, photographs, videotapes, slides, and other materials relating to the career of mission executive Clarence W. Jones. The materials deal mainly with his work at the Chicago Gospel Tabernacle and the growth and development of the organization he helped found, the World Radio Missionary Fellowship, and especially its primary broadcasting station, HCJB in Ecuador. There is also an extensive amount of...
Dates: Created: 1915-1986

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 361 Oral History Interviews with C. René Padilla

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...
Dates: Created: 1987

Collection 367 Papers of John Perkins

Identifier: CN 367
Scope and Contents Oral history interview, video tapes, and promotional material, relating to the ministry of John Perkins, author, speaker, and founder and President Emeritus of Voice of Calvary Ministries.Series: Audio TapesOral history interview with John PerkinsInterview with John Perkins in which he describes his childhood in rural Mississippi, his conversion, the formation of VOCM, its program and significant events and individuals in its...
Dates: Created: 1983-1995

Collection 386 Oral History Interview with Charles H. Dawson

Identifier: CN 386
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Charles H. Dawson (1916-2000) in which he describes his family background; conversion; involvement in street preaching; jail ministry and other work in the Camden area; involvement in the work of the Afro-American Missionary Crusade; and philosophy of Christian work. Other topics discussed include Dawson's training at the New Jersey Bible School; street preaching; Montrose Waite; Dawson's trips to Africa from the 1960s through the 1980s; training African...
Dates: Created: 1988

Collection 401 Oral History Interview with Karl G. Dortzbach

Identifier: CN 401
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Karl G. Dortzbach in which he describes his childhood and youth, influence of his family, education at Wheaton College and Westminster Theological Seminary, and missionary experience in Ethiopia (short term with the Orthodox Presbyterian Church) and in Kenya. Subjects covered include missiology, conversion, raising children on the mission field, marital relationships on the mission field, church life in a Nairobi congregation, proliferation of parachurch groups...
Dates: Created: 1988-1989

Collection 410 Oral History Interviews with Arthur Rorheim

Identifier: CN 410
Scope and Contents

Oral history interviews with Arthur Rorheim, executive director of Awana Clubs, International. Topics disussed include his childhood, his parents' Christian example, his conversion, the youth work of the Chicago Gospel Tabernacle, Paul Rader, Lance Latham, the origins of AWANA, and principles for establishing programs for boys and girls. The time period covered by the interviews is 1918 to 1989.

Arthur Rorheim was interviewed by Robert Shuster on March 31 and April 24, 1989.

Dates: Created: 1989

Collection 413 Oral History Interview with Matthew Parker

Identifier: CN 413
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Matthew Parker in which he describes his childhood, family, education, conversion, study at Grand Rapids School of Bible and Music and work/study at Wheaton College, ministry with Campus Crusade in its sports ministry and with Overseas Crusades sports evangelism ministry (Venture for Victory w/ Bud Schaeffer), the 1984 and 1986 National Summits on Black Church Development, the Atlanta '88 Congress on Evangelizing Black America, the Afro-American community, white...
Dates: Created: 1989

Collection 429 Oral History Interview with Milton Alfonso Acosta

Identifier: CN 429
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Milton Alfonso Acosta in which he describes his family background, youth, conversion to Christianity, the Roman Catholic Church in Colombia, charismatic movement in the Catholic Church, the state of the Evangelical church in Colombia; involvement in the student movement in Colombia, ministry as a staff worker with Unidad Christiana Universitaria (UCU), and UCU's relationship with local congregations. In a second interview, Acosta continues his description of work...
Dates: Created: 1990

Collection 437 Oral History Interview with Dexter B. Gordon

Identifier: CN 437
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Dexter B. Gordon in which he describes growing up in Jamaica, his family, social conditions on the island, the role of Sunday school, in his life and the community, his conversion, spiritual mentor Amy Lord, his participation in sports, his and his parents involvement in politics, love for oratory and preaching, Jamaican worship, work in Youth for Christ, evangelism among young people, his work as an air-traffic controller, the role and influence of the church and...
Dates: Created: 1990

Collection 447 Oral History Interview with Scott J. Harbert

Identifier: CN 447
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Scott Jeffrey Harbert in which he discusses his family, growing up, meeting his father as an adult, influences on his childhood and adolescence, contacts with Shintoism in Japan, problem with marijuana, conversion to Christianity and influence of Richard Foster, college education and participation in Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship, work as a staff member at the IVCF headquarters, marriage to Barbara Gration, the development of Concerts of Prayer, short-term...
Dates: Created: 1992

Collection 455 Records of Champions for Life

Identifier: CN 455
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, minutes, photos, audio tapes, reports, testimonies and other materials which relate to the work of evangelist Bill Glass and his associates in city-wide evangelistic meetings around the United States and especially in correctional ministry. The collection also contains information on other athletes involved in evangelism and many sermons. Champions for Life was previously named Bill Glass Ministries.

Dates: Created: 1957-1995

Collection 459 Records of Fellowship Foundation

Identifier: CN 459
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports, minutes of meetings, reference files, clippings, newsletters and other material related to the work of the Foundation (also known as International Christian leadership) which involved developing small group prayer fellowships, especially among government, business and academic leaders.There is a great deal of information on the United States and other countries.  Also documented is the group's involvement in various community development, patriotic, and...
Dates: Created: 1937-1988, n.d.

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

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 514 Ephemera of the Wheaton College Revivals

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

David M. Howard, Sr., Papers

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

Gospel Tract Collection

Identifier: SC-222
Dates: Other: -

Collection 300 Records of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship

Identifier: CN 300
Dates: 1928-1992

OC International Records

Identifier: CN 222
Brief Description 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 and official founding in 1951.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...
Dates: Created: 1933-1998

Records of the Billy Graham Center Records.

Identifier: CN 003
Scope and Contents Correspondence, proposals, reports, minutes, programs, publications brochures, budgets, audio tapes, clippings, photographs, and video tapes related to the founding, ground breaking and dedication and continuing work of the Billy Graham Center at Wheaton College as a research and training center in evangelism, and its ongoing activities. Includes audio and video recordings of Center-sponsored conferences (on themes including evangelism and evangelistic preaching, outreach to various...
Dates: Created: 1919-2011

Small Collection 030 Records of the Conservative Baptist Foreign Mission Society

Identifier: Small CN 030
Scope and Contents

This collection contains an orientation handbook for missionaries and candidates created by the Conservative Baptist Foreign Mission Society. The manual describes the Society's background, constitution, doctrinal statement, expectations for missionaries, and personnel policies.

Dates: Created: 1964

Youth for Christ Records.

Identifier: CN 048
Scope and Contents Minutes, constitution and by-laws, clippings, newsletters, manuals, pamphlets, directories, press releases, audio tapes, videotapes, photographs, posters, club yearbooks, correspondence, etc., about the founding, development and growth, and activities of Youth for Christ in the USA and internationally.Collection documents organizational policies, correspondence of the organization's presidents, conventions and Bible quiz competitions, the operation of Campus Life clubs, Youth...
Dates: Created: 1944-ongoing; Other: Majority of material found in 1944-ongoing

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Jones, Bob, 1883-1968. 8
Bright, Bill. 7
HCJB (Radio station : Quito, Ecuador) 7
International Fellowship of Evangelical Students. 7
Latin America Mission. 7
Rader, Paul, 1879-1938. 7
Sunday, Billy, 1862-1935. 7
The Evangelical Alliance Mission. 7
World Council of Churches. 7
World Evangelical Fellowship. 7
Interdenominational Foreign Mission Association of North America. 6
Jones, Clarence W. 6
Moody Bible Institute. 6
Sudan Interior Mission. 6
Troutman, Charles Henry, Jr. 6
Woods, C. Stacey, 1909-1983. 6
Armerding, Hudson T. 5
Chicago Gospel Tabernacle (Ill.) 5
Christian and Missionary Alliance. 5
Evangelical Foreign Missions Association. 5
Far East Broadcasting Company. 5
Jones, Bob, 1911-1997. 5
Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization. 5
McIntire, Carl, 1906-2002. 5
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 5
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Schaeffer, Francis A. (Francis August) 5
Taylor, Clyde W. 5
Billy Graham Center. 4
Blanchard, Charles A. (Charles Albert) 4
Buswell, J. Oliver (James Oliver), 1895-1977. 4
Campus Crusade for Christ. 4
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Evangelical Literature Overseas. 4
Ford, Leighton. 4
Fuller, Charles Edward, 1887-1968. 4
Henry, Carl F. H. (Carl Ferdinand Howard), 1913-2003. 4
Howard, David M. 4
International Christian Broadcasters. 4
Little, Paul E. 4
Navigators (Religious organization) 4
Padilla, C. Rene. 4
Perkins, John, 4
Rodeheaver, Homer A. (Homer Alvan), 1880-1955. 4
Tenney, Merrill C. 4
Torrey, R. A. (Reuben Archer), 1856-1928 4
Wycliffe Bible Translators. 4
Africa Inland Church. 3
Association of Evangelicals of Africa and Madagascar. 3
Bayly, Joseph. 3
Bertermann, Eugene R. 3
Borden, William, 1887-1913. 3
Bowman, Robert H. (Robert Henry), 1915-2014. 3
Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925. 3
Coggins, Wade T. 3
Colson, Charles W. 3
Committee to Assist Missionary Education Overseas. 3
Crossett, Margaret E. 3
Crossett, Vincent. 3
Dain, Arthur John, 1912- 3
Elliot, Jim, 1927-1956. 3
Evangelism-in-Depth. 3
Freed, Paul E. 3
Hammontree, Homer A. 3
Hatfield, Mark O., 1922-2011. 3
Hoste, Dixon Edward, 1861-1946. 3
Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship (Canada) 3
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Machen, J. Gresham (John Gresham), 1881-1937. 3
Missions Advanced Research and Communications Center. 3
Moody Memorial Church (Chicago, Ill.) 3
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. 3
National Religious Broadcasters (U.S.) 3
Overseas Crusades. 3
Prison Fellowship. 3
Robert P. Evans, 1918-2011. 3
Skinner, Tom, 1942- 3
Smith, Gipsy, 1860-1947. 3
Smith, Oswald J. 3
Sports Ambassadors. 3
Strachan, Robert Kenneth, 3
Straw, Darien A. 3
Sunday, Helen Amelia Thompson, 1868-1957. 3
Ten Boom, Corrie. 3
Trans World Radio. 3
World Wide Pictures, Inc. 3
Ackley, B. D. (Bentley DeForrest), 1872-1958. 2
Anderson, Helen, 1909-2004. 2
Anderson, Ian Rankin. 2
Anderson, John Bayard, 1922- 2
Armstrong, Ben (Benjamin L.), 1923-2010. 2
Asher, Virginia Healey, 1869-1937. 2
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