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Wheaton Woman's Christian Temperance Union (WCTU) Records

 Collection
Identifier: SC-110
Scope and Contents

The Woman's Christian Temperance Union (WCTU) Records are composed of three minutes record books from 1906-1956 of the Wheaton WCTU's chapter meetings.

Dates: Created: 1906-1956; Other: Date acquired:2000

Wilhelmina Aveling Papers

 Collection — Container: Books
Identifier: SC-077
Scope and Contents The Wilhelmina M. Aveling Papers contains material relating to the 1928 Wheaton College alumna and long-time YMCA Secretary. College-related memorabilia includes photographs, wedding programs, class notes, and report cards. Memorabilia from her travels includes a pressed-flower book highlighting a trip to Europe, photos from a trip to the American West, and postcards. A typewritten manuscript called Agricola or Rural Righteousness is also included.  Other items in the collection, comprising...
Dates: Created: 1893-2010

William Griffin Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Wade-A-4
Abstract

This archive includes the typescript of Clive Staples Lewis: A Dramatic Life, here tentatively titled Rum Thing: A Biography of C.S. Lewis.

Dates: Created: ca. 1985

William H. Leslie Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-075
Scope and Contents The William Leslie Papers offer a rare primary source for urban ministry. The collection is organized with five main series (Biographical, Ministry, Correspondence, Publications and Media). The Biographical series contains material relating to travel and education with the education sub-series containing the bulk of the series and is composed of materials from Leslie's graduate studies. The Ministry series is the largest single series detailing Leslie's ministry and further organized into...
Dates: Created: 1960-2015; Other: Date acquired: 1994

William L. Knecht Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Wade-A-12 through A-13
Scope and Contents This archive contains photocopied materials from Mr. William L. Knecht. Mr. Knecht was studying C.S. Lewis's view of apotheosis (literally the elevation of humans to divine status) and compiled a large amount of correspondence with authors, pastors, and national Christian leaders. Also included are two manuscripts, a first and second draft of his study.The letters are quite detailed in Knecht's questions to these people and also in their answers. Numerous references are made to...
Dates: Created: 1985-1986

William Lindsay Gresham Correspondence

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Wade-A-51a
Abstract

This archive contains correspondence to and from William (Bill) Lindsay Gresham. Others involved include C.S. Lewis, Joy Davidman, and Douglas and David Gresham. Also included is correspondence to Marj Mead from Lyle Dorsett concerning the acquisition of the Gresham letters.

Dates: Created: 1940-1982; Other: Majority of material found in 1950-1960

William Lindsay Gresham Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Wade-A-86 through A-91
Abstract

This archive contains the personal papers of William Lindsay Gresham including: correspondence, and many of the works and research materials from his writing career.

Dates: Created: 1913-2009; Other: Majority of material found in 1940-1962

William S. Akin Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-001
Scope and Contents This collection highlights the life and work of a book-collector and contains reviews, letters, and articles collected over the years as Mr. Akin sought out and acquired desired works. The non-monographic portion of the collection measures over seven (7) linear feet, while monographs number over 4,000, with a special emphases upon British literature, including Lewis Carroll, James Boswell, Samuel Johnson, and John Bunyan, and Americana, including a first British printing of Lewis and Clark's...
Dates: Created: 1921-1999; Other: Majority of material found in 1950-1976; Other: Date acquired: 1968

Williams Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Wade-B-2 through B-3 and B-5
Abstract

The Williams Family Papers contain a variety of personal documents, vital records, publications, correspondence, and other materials relating to Charles Williams and his family.

Dates: Created: 1836-2000; Other: Majority of material found in 1920-2000

Woman's Christian Temperance Union Series

 Series
Identifier: CN 065
Scope and Contents Annual meeting minutes/reports, 1874-1934; correspondence and historical files, 1858-1933, n.d.; scrapbooks, 1857-1898; and minute books of various local W.C.T.U. organizations in Michigan.The Woman's Christian Temperance Union papers are Series III of a twenty-one-series microfilming project done between 1975 and 1977 with the cooperation of three repositories holding significant papers relating to temperance and prohibition: the Michigan Historical Collections (Ann Arbor), the...
Dates: 1853-1939

Woman's Union Missionary Society Records

 Collection
Identifier: CN 379
Brief Description Correspondence, reports, personnel files, legal documents, financial files, scrapbooks, and almost 3,000 photographs that document the activity, personnel, and ministry of the organization founded in 1860 by Mrs. Thomas C. Doremus. THe mission was intended as a vehicle for sending single women as missionaries to women in closed societies (and therefore unreachable by male missionaries) in Asia, covering their medical and educational work among orphans and women in Burma, China, India,...
Dates: Created: 1860-1983

Women's Council Records

 Collection — Container: Folder
Identifier: RG-08-008
Scope and Contents

Minutes and general files of the Women's Council

Dates: Created: 1961-1962; Other: Majority of material found in 1981-1981

World Evangelical Alliance Records

 Collection
Identifier: CN 338
Brief Description

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, undated; Other: Majority of material found in 1948-1986

World War II Materials from Dorothy L. Sayers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Wade-A-99
Abstract

This archive contains materials relating to Dorothy L. Sayers's work during World War II, including her advisory role in the Author's Planning Committee, and correspondence regarding knitting clothes for trawlermen.

Dates: Created: 1939-1943

Youth for Christ Records.

 Collection
Identifier: CN 048
Brief Description 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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Evangelism & Missions Archives 695
Special Collections 222
Wheaton College Archives 144
Marion E. Wade Center 104
 
Subject
Evangelistic work. 438
Conversion. 250
Missionaries. 218
Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 196
Evangelistic work -- United States. 173
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Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Alumni. 164
Christian life. 148
Women -- Religious life. 144
Church and state. 139
Women missionaries. 138
Evangelicalism. 135
Women 134
Missionaries -- Training of. 129
Correspondence 128
Missions. 121
Christian education. 120
Bible. 118
Indigenous church administration 117
Children of missionaries. 112
Christianity and culture. 110
Church and social problems. 110
Language in missionary work. 109
Missions -- China. 104
Missions -- Educational work. 96
Evangelicalism -- United States. 94
Christian leadership. 92
Catholic Church. 86
Family. 80
Communism. 78
Missions, Medical. 78
Photographs 78
Evangelistic work -- China. 77
Radio in religion. 76
World War, 1939-1945. 74
Religious institutions. 73
Prayer. 70
Mass media in religion. 69
Conversion -- Personal narratives. 68
Medical care 68
Missions -- Finance. 66
Sermons, American. 65
Tribes. 65
China -- History. 63
Persecution. 63
Pentecostalism. 62
Sex role. 61
Christian literature -- Publication and distribution. 60
Education 60
Missionaries -- Leaves and furloughs. 60
African Americans. 59
Christian literature. 59
Evangelistic sermons. 59
Fundamentalism. 57
Evangelistic work -- Philosophy. 56
Church and social problems -- United States. 54
College students. 53
Animism. 52
Communism -- China. 51
Fund raising. 50
Church development, New. 49
Missions -- Interdenominational cooperation. 49
Theology 49
Worship. 49
Catholic Church -- Protestant churches. 48
Preaching. 48
Children. 47
Church growth. 47
Church work with youth. 47
City missions. 47
Financial Records 47
Scrapbooks 47
Bible -- Study and teaching. 46
Bible colleges 46
Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Faculty. 46
Missions -- India. 45
Revivals. 45
Articles. 44
Evangelistic work -- Congresses 44
Missions -- Africa. 44
Missions to Muslims. 44
Rural missions. 44
Racism. 43
Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Students. 43
Audiotapes 42
Belief and doubt. 42
Bible -- Translating. 42
Muslims. 42
Theology -- Study and teaching -- Asia. 42
Evangelistic invitations. 41
Youth 41
Interdenominational cooperation. 40
China -- History -- 1937-1945. 39
Missions -- Congresses. 39
Radio in missionary work. 39
Presbyterians. 38
Salvation. 38
Theological seminaries. 38
African Americans -- Social conditions. 37
Baptists. 37
Cities and towns. 37
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Language
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Russian 4
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Names
Wheaton College (Ill.) 188
Graham, Billy, 1918-2018. 114
Moody Bible Institute. 58
Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. 56
China Inland Mission. 51
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Africa Inland Mission. 47
Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 45
OMF International. 41
Christian and Missionary Alliance. 40
Sayers, Dorothy L. (Sayers, Dorothy Leigh) 40
Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), 1898-1963. 37
Sunday, Billy, 1862-1935. 34
Buswell, J. Oliver (James Oliver), 1895-1977. 30
Zhongguo guo min dang. 28
Rader, Paul, 1879-1938. 27
Campus Crusade for Christ. 26
Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship. 26
Wycliffe Bible Translators. 25
Wheaton College (Ill.). Graduate School 24
World Evangelical Fellowship. 24
Henry, Carl F. H. (Carl Ferdinand Howard), 1913-2003. 23
National Association of Evangelicals. 23
Bright, Bill. 22
HCJB (Radio station : Quito, Ecuador) 21
Sudan Interior Mission. 21
The Evangelical Alliance Mission. 21
Armerding, Hudson T. 20
Ford, Leighton. 20
Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization. 20
Rodeheaver, Homer A. (Homer Alvan), 1880-1955. 20
Elliot, Jim, 1927-1956. 19
Jones, Clarence W. 19
McIntire, Carl, 1906-2002. 19
Perkins, John, 1930- 19
Africa Inland Church. 18
Billy Graham Center. 18
Catholic Church. 18
International Fellowship of Evangelical Students (IFES) 18
Latin America Mission. 18
Ockenga, Harold John, 1905-1985. 18
Wyrtzen, Jack, 1913-1996. 18
Assemblies of God. 17
Barrows, Cliff. 17
Chicago Gospel Tabernacle (Ill.) 17
Graham, Ruth Bell. 17
Moody Memorial Church (Chicago, Ill.) 17
Plymouth Brethren Christian Church. 17
Taylor, Clyde W. 17
World Council of Churches. 17
Fuller, Charles Edward, 1887-1968. 16
Howard, David M. 16
Interdenominational Foreign Mission Association of North America. 16
Ironside, H. A. (Henry Allan), 1876-1951. 16
Jones, Bob, 1883-1968. 16
Crawford, Percy B. (Percy Bartimus) 15
Padilla, C. René. 15
Palau, Luis, 1934- 15
Stam, Elisabeth Alden Scott, 1906-1934. 15
Blanchard, Charles A. (Charles Albert) 14
Colson, Charles W. 14
Columbia Bible College (Columbia, S.C.) 14
Dain, Arthur John, 1912- 14
Fuller Theological Seminary. 14
Glasser, Arthur F. (Arthur Frederick), 1914- 14
Johnson, Torrey Maynard, 1909- 14
Shea, George Beverly, 1909-2013. 14
Skinner, Tom, 1942- 14
Smith, Oswald J. 14
Stam, John Cornelius, 1907-1934. 14
Mission Aviation Fellowship. 13
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994. 13
Torrey, R. A. (Reuben Archer), 1856-1928 13
Conservative Baptist Foreign Mission Society. 12
Dunlop, Merrill. 12
Elliot, Elisabeth. 12
Hurlburt, Charles E. 12
Jesus Christ. 12
McCully, Theodore Edward, 1927-1956. 12
Saint, Nathaniel, 1923-1956. 12
Smith, Gipsy, 1860-1947. 12
Stott, John R. W. 12
Sunday, Helen Amelia Thompson, 1868-1957. 12
Voice of Calvary Ministries (U.S.) 12
Woods, C. Stacey, 1909-1983. 12
Wright, J. Elwin. 12
Association of Evangelicals of Africa and Madagascar. 11
Evangelical Foreign Missions Association. 11
Navigators (Religious organization) 11
Pacific Garden Mission (Chicago, Ill.) 11
Presbyterian Church in the U.S. 11
Riley, W. B. (William Bell), 1861-1947. 11
Schaeffer, Francis A. (Francis August) 11
Tenney, Merrill C. 11
West Suburban Hospital (Oak Park, Ill.) 11
Williams, Charles 11
World Vision International. 11
Youth for Christ/USA. 11
College Church in Wheaton (Ill.) 10
Dodds, Gilbert, 1918- 10
Evangelical Churches of West Africa. 10
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