Title of Collection

Wendell Broom Papers, 1958-1985


Wendell Broom

Document Type

Finding Aid

Publication Date


Inclusive Dates--Span


Scope and Content Note

The entirety of 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 includes books, Bibles, and hymn books (some dating back to the early 19th century), tapes, scrapbooks, and pamphlets. This particular entry includes processed information on two boxes of slides that are included in this collection.

Biographical Note

Wendell Broom

Donor Note

Wendell Broom


These two boxes of the Broom collection are consisted of slide boxes. Each box contains approximately 650 slides. Slides are arranged by subject.

Content List

Box 1: Tray 1: Church growth, Broom Thesis, 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


Churches of Christ-Nigeria; Churches of Christ-Kenya



Extent of Collection

1 linear foot (2 boxes)

Manuscript Number

Center for Restoration Studies Manuscript #75

Physical Location

Center for Restoration Studies

Use Restrictions

Open to researchers. Contact Milliken Special Collections to make an appointment.

Processing Status


Finding Aid created by

Lair/Purcell, Audrey Schaffner

Subjects--Personal Names

Perry, Ralph; Broom, Wendell


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