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Collection 040 Papers of Andrew Wyzenbeek

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Identifier: CN 040
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Chicago manufacturer and inventor, Andrew Wyzenbeek, who was very active as a layman in evangelistic work. Among other topics he discusses his early life in Holland, New York City, and Iowa at the turn of the century; his travels in Central and South America; his acquaintance with Billy Sunday, Paul Rader, and Peter Deyneka; the beginnings of the Chicago Gospel Tabernacle; and the beginning of Paul Rader's radio ministry. The collection also contains a folder with...
Dates: Created: 1978

Collection 048 Records of Youth for Christ

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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

Collection 050 Ephemera of Merrill Dunlop

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Identifier: CN 050
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews, photographs, and a video recordings relating to the ministry of Merrill Dunlop (1905-2002).The oral history interviews with Merrill Dunlop cover his association with evangelist Paul Rader, early religious radio programming in Chicago, the Chicago Gospel Tabernacle, Youth for Christ, Christian evangelism and Christian music work. Merrill Dunlop was interviewed by Robert Shuster on November 21, 1978 and June 1, 1979, at Dunlop's home in Oak Park, Illinois....
Dates: Created: 1978-1988

Collection 224 Papers of J. Stratton Shufelt

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Identifier: CN 224
Scope and Contents

Reports, correspondence, newspaper clippings, handbills, photographs, and other ephemera relating to J. Stratton Shufelt's evangelistic activities as a speaker and song leader for Youth for Christ, Jack Shuler, John R. Rice, Harry Ironside and others, and as a performer or teacher at Bible conferences and other events. This collection also contains information on the Wheaton College Revival of 1950.

Dates: Created: 1908-1982; Majority of material found in 1924-1982

Collection 270 Oral History Interview with Ray Schulenburg

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Identifier: CN 270
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Roy Harvey Schulenberg (1909-2003) in which he discusses his conversion and involvement in Christian work, his memories of Paul Rader and the Chicago Gospel Tabernacle, the early days of Youth for Christ, evangelistic preaching, and city missions. Other topics discussed include: Rader’s radio ministry, Moody Memorial Church, evangelical figures who worked with or were influenced by Rader (Lance Latham, Richard Oliver, Howard Ferrin, Oswald Smith, Clarence Jones,...
Dates: Created: 1984

Collection 285 Papers of Torrey Maynard Johnson

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Identifier: CN 285
Scope and Contents Correspondence, oral history interviews, scrapbooks, sermons, minutes, reports, photos, posters, newspaper and magazine clippings, brochures, audio recordings, video recordings reflecting Johnson’s life as an influential American Protestant from the 1930s through the 1990s. Besides documenting Johnson’s pastorates of Midwest Bible Church (Illinois) and Bibletown Community Church (Florida), his leadership of Youth for Christ International, and his activities as an independent evangelist, the...
Dates: Created: 1919 -2001

Collection 329 Papers of Louis and Phil Palermo

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Identifier: CN 329
Scope and Contents Articles, audio tapes, clippings, correspondence, films, phonograph records, photo albums, photographs, video tapes and wire recordings of Louis and Phil Palermo, musical evangelists with Chicago Midnight Brigade and Youth for Christ. The collection highlights the Palermos' musical ministry in the United States and other parts of the world, especially Italy and Vietnam, predominantly from the early-1940s to the 1980s; also includes assorted information about evangelical figures and...
Dates: Created: 1924-1984

Collection 357 Papers of Percy B. Crawford and Ruth Crawford Porter

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Identifier: CN 357
Scope and Contents

Films, videos, audio tapes, correspondence, a book manuscript, sermon notes, and other materials documenting the evangelistic ministry of Percy and Ruth Crawford, particularly their radio and television work.

Dates: Created: 1922-1989

Collection 399 Oral History Interview with Paul E. Johnson

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Identifier: CN 399
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Paul E. Johnson (1909-1997) in which he talks about his family background; conversion; lay witness as a musician involved in the work of Pacific Garden Mission and various prison ministries; Chicago in the 1930's; the Chicago Gospel Tabernacle; the Christian Businessmen's Committee; Paul Rader, Jack Wyrtzen, Roger Malsbary; and the early days of Youth for Christ in Indianapolis. Other topics discussed include the Great Depression in Chicago, and Johnson's...
Dates: Created: 1988

Collection 446 Papers of Jack Wyrtzen

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Identifier: CN 446
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews, audio tapes and video tapes relating to the ministry of Jack Wyrtzen.Series: Audio TapesTape 1 to Tape 7: Oral history interviews with Jack Wyrtzen in which he describes his parents, childhood, early influences, conversion, relations with other Christian leaders, development of the Word of Life Fellowship, radio and television work and youth work. The time period covered by the...
Dates: Created: 1991

Collection 546 Records of the American Messianic Fellowship

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Identifier: CN 546
Scope and Contents

Collection includes annual reports, audio tape, correspondence, legal documents, log books, minute books, newsletters, photograph, and prayer books documenting the American Messianic Fellowship (formerly the Chicago Hebrew Mission) and the Hebrew Christian Fellowship (Florida) a subsidiary of the AMF.

Dates: Created: 1897-1987

Collection 602 Oral History Interview with Esther L. Filkin

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Identifier: CN 602
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Esther L. (Wyzenbeek) Filkin (1911-2007) in which she describes childhood memories of Paul Rader and the Chicago Gospel Tabernacle, especially its efforts in evangelism, its music program and radio ministry; and memories of her father, Andrew Wyzenbeek. Other figures discussed include Clarence Jones, Torrey Johnson, Peter Deyneka, and Ralph and Luke Rader. The time period covered by the interview is 1911 to 1984.Esther L. Filkin was interviewed by Bob...
Dates: Created: 2004

Collection 604 Oral History Interview with Dan D. Crawford

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Identifier: CN 604
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Dan Duvall Crawford in which he discusses his parents, Percy and Ruth (Duvall) Crawford; Percy Crawford’s evangelistic ministry at meetings, through radio and television programming; and the camps his father founded. Other topics discussed include Crawford’s experiences at Pine Brook Camp as a child; Pine Brook Praises and Young People’s Church of the Air; Percy Crawford’s relationship with Billy...
Dates: Created: 2004

Collection 693 Papers of Jim Vaus

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Identifier: CN 693
Scope and Contents Newsletters, oral history transcripts, manuscripts, correspondence, slides, photographs, audio recordings, and films relating to Jim Vaus’ youth ministry work in East Harlem, NY and later youth camp ministries in New York and California and internationally with the Missionary Communication Service. The collection also contains material on Jim Vaus’ work as a wiretapper for the Los Angeles mob prior to his conversion to Christianity at the 1949 Los Angeles Billy Graham Crusade, and the 1955...
Dates: Created: 1950-2001

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Evangelistic work. 13
Radio in religion. 11
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City missions. 6
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Evangelistic work -- Music. 5
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Chicago (Ill.) 4
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Evangelicalism. 4
Evangelistic work -- Chicago. 4
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Gospel musicians. 4
Bible -- Congresses. 3
Chicago (Ill.) -- Religion. 3
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Depressions -- 1929 3
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Graham, Billy, 1918-2018. 9
Rader, Paul, 1879-1938. 7
Chicago Gospel Tabernacle (Ill.) 6
Moody Memorial Church (Chicago, Ill.) 6
Shea, George Beverly, 1909-2013. 6
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Crawford, Percy B. (Percy Bartimus) 5
Dunlop, Merrill. 5
Wyrtzen, Jack, 1913-1996. 5
Barrows, Cliff. 4
Jones, Clarence W. 4
Sunday, Billy, 1862-1935. 4
Youth for Christ/USA. 4
Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. 3
Cook, Robert A., 1912- 3
Dodds, Gilbert, 1918- 3
Drury, William A. 3
Fuller, Charles Edward, 1887-1968. 3
Hamblen, Stuart, 1908-1989. 3
Ironside, H. A. (Henry Allan), 1876-1951. 3
Jones, Bob, 1883-1968. 3
McIntire, Carl, 1906-2002. 3
Pinebrook Bible Conference. 3
Rice, John R., 1895-1980 3
Shuler, Jack. 3
Smith, Oswald J. 3
Sunday, Helen Amelia Thompson, 1868-1957. 3
Trotman, Dawson E. 3
Wheaton College (Ill.) 3
Wyzenbeek, Andrew. 3
American Messianic Fellowship. 2
Blanchard, Charles A. (Charles Albert) 2
Christian and Missionary Alliance. 2
Crawford, Donald B. 2
Deyneka, Peter, Jr. , 1931-2000. 2
Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 2
Graham, Franklin 2
Graham, Ruth Bell. 2
Houghton, Will H. 2
Jones, Bob, 1911-1997. 2
Kesler, Jay. 2
Ketcham, Robert T. (Robert Thomas), 1889-1978. 2
Latham, Lance Breton, 2
McCarrell, William. 2
Palermo, Louis. 2
Philpot, Ford. 2
Pierce, Bob, 2
Porter, Ruth Crawford, 1916-1986. 2
Robert P. Evans, 1918-2011. 2
Shufelt, J. Stratton. 2
Slavic Gospel Association. 2
Taylor, Herbert John, 2
Templeton, Charles Bradley, 2
Vaus, Jim. 2
WMBI (Radio station : Chicago, Ill.) 2
Winrod, Gerald B. 2
Wolgemuth, Sam. 2
Word of Life, Inc. 2
Wright, J. Elwin. 2
Young People's Church of the Air. 2
Africa Inland Mission. 1
American Association for Jewish Evangelism. 1
American Indian Crusade. 1
Angel, Bernard. 1
Appelman, Hyman Jedidiah, 1902-1983. 1
Arzoomanian, Rose. 1
Augsburger, Myron S. 1
Ayer, William Ward. 1
Barnhouse, Donald Grey 1
Baron, David. 1
Becker, Carl K. Jr. (Dr). 1
Bibletown Community Church (Boca Raton, Fla.) 1
Bihl, Carl J. 1
Blackstone, W. E. 1
Blum, Jacob, 1
Bollback, Harry. 1
Brown, Fred. 1
Bryan College. 1
Bryant, Anita. 1
Bubar, Paul. 1
Buswell, J. Oliver (James Oliver), 1895-1977. 1
Camp Champion 1
Campbell, Ken. 1
Capone, Al. 1
Cash, Johnny. 1
Cathedral of Tomorrow (Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio) 1
Cedar Lake Conference Grounds (Ind.) 1
Chafer, Lewis Sperry, 1871-1952. 1
Chicago Gospel Mission (Ill.) 1
Chicago Hebrew Mission. 1
Chicago Midnight Brigade. 1
Christ for America. 1
Christian Business Men's Committee International. 1
Church of the Open Door (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1
Claus, Tom 1
Cohen, Mickey 1
Colson, Charles W. 1
Compassion (Organization) 1
Cook County Jail (Ill.) 1
Crawford, Dan Duvall, 1
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