YEAR IN
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billy graham center archives
2012 annual report


BGEA scrapbooks being moved to new basement storage as the College's Bible & Theology's took up residence on the Center's 5th floor.
Paul with Brittany Adams, new Reference Archivist, who joined the staff in June to serve patrons in the Manuscript Reading Room.
Paul with Fred Durston and Sonya Johnson of the Billy Graham Library in Charlotte. Durston serves as the archivist while Johnson oversees exhibit development.
Paul examines the boxed-out construction space for the Center's new elevators. With the displacement of the Manuscript Reading Room for a few months, staff provided continued service in the Archival Seminar Room.
Riko, Paul and Bob during the unexpected (by Paul) 30th-year celebration of Paul's employment with the Archives.
Bob with lecturer Hans Krabbendam examining the display Bob developed to accompany Krabbendam's presentation for the Archives annual lecture in the Fall.
Bob leads the Walking Tour of Billy Graham's Wheaton away from the Masonic building which housed the Union Gospel Tabernacle where Billy Graham served as pastor (1941-1943) while a student at the College. The tour made its way toward Wheaton College's campus.
Students in Lon Allison's evangelism class for a class exercise in the Manuscripts Reading Room.
Students working on a class exercise in the Archival Seminar Room as part of a session Bob led with Edith Blumhofer's Historical Inquiry class.
Marla checking Billy Graham's sermon manuscripts as part of the copying project to eventually make the sermons available for researcher use at the Archives.
Student employee Harun Njuguna Mathenge with his wife Lauren and son Isa. Harun worked in the Archives while studying in the Graduate School before returning to Kenya to establish a Bible training college.
Bob with Marjorie Steffins and her daughter Marianne Sidders. They are the daughter and granddaughter of Clarence W. Jones, the founder of missionary radio station HCJB. The two had come to the Archives to look through the Jones's papers and photographs that were donated to the Archives almost 30 years ago.
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