Title of Collection

Wendell Broom Collection, 1950s-2012

Creators

Wendell Broom

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

1-1-2015

Inclusive Dates--Span

1950s-2012

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of the personal papers of Wendell Broom, ACU professor emeritus and former missionary to Africa. The collection contains slides, correspondence, statistical work, financial ledgers, missionary biographies, and miscellaneous documents. Also included are books, Bibles, hymn books, tapes scrapbooks, and pamphlets. Other materials include Early Church research papers, audio cassettes, record books, photo albums, photographs, and various artifacts from Broom's travels.

Donor Note

Wendell Broom

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in 8 series: Processed Series I – Slides (Boxes 1-2) Series II – Photographs (Boxes 3-4, 34) Series III – Correspondence (Boxes 5-13) Series IV – Printed Material (Boxes 14-21) Series V – Literary Material (Boxes 22-27) Series VI – AV (Boxes 28-33) Unporcessed Series VII – Unprocessed Papers (Boxes 35-67) Series VIII – Artifacts (Boxes 68-80)

Content List

Processed Materials Boxes 1-2: Approximately 650 Slides per box. Arranged by subject. [Previously MS 75] Box 1: Tray 1 – Church growth, Broom Theses, Village Scenes Tray 2 – No label Tray 3 – B-Bible, Seminar ‘85 Tray 4 – Evangelists June (copies), Nigeria 1980: Village life and people) Tray 5 – Broom Family in Ghana 1974-1975 Tray 6 – Churches Signs Tray 1 – Kathryn 1958-1974 Tray 2 – Ralph Perry, Slides late 1980s Northern Nigeria Tray 3 – No label Tray 4 – Congo Methodists Box 2: Tray 5 – Peru, Machu Pichu Tray 6 – World in Ratio, World Views Tray 1 – Revelation Tray 2 – Mixed, Oklahoma City, Ocean Tray 3 – 1980, Nigeria, Signs, Churches, People Tray 4 – 1980, Kenya and Nigeria Tray 5 – Early Preachers, Calabar Trip Tray 6 – M/Lesson Tray 7 – Class on Missions Boxes 3-4: Photographs Boxes 5-13: Correspondence Boxes 14-21: Printed Material Boxes 22-27: Literary Material Boxes 28-33: AV Box 34: Photo album Unprocessed Materials Boxes 35-65: [Originally boxes 18-47 in accession 2007.70 - two boxes labeled 39] Boxes 66-68: Miscellaneous papers Boxes 69-81: Artifacts

Subjects

Churches of Christ--Texas (Abilene), Churches of Christ--Nigeria; Churches of Christ--Kenya;

Language

ENGLISH

Extent of Collection

99 linear feet (80 boxes)

Manuscript Number

Center for Restoration Studies Manuscript #236

Physical Location

Center for Restoration Studies

Use Restrictions

Closed to public research. Contact Milliken Special Collections for assistance

Processing Status

Unprocessed

Finding Aid created by

ACU Staff, Matthew Stephens, Audrey Schaffner

Subjects--Personal Names

Perry, Ralph; Broom, Wendell; Horton, Howard

Comments

Please contact ACU's Special Collections and Archives - Digital Scholarship Center if you would like more information about our Finding Aids or any other questions you may have concerning our other holdings. Thank you.

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