Graham, Billy, 1918-
"Ordained to ministry Southern Baptist Convention, 1939; minister First Baptist Church, Western Springs, Illinois, 1943-45; 1st vice president Youth for Christ, International, 1945-50; president Northwestern College, Minneapolis, 1947-52; founder World Wide Pictures, Inc., Burbank, California; worldwide evangelistic campaigns, 1949-; speaker weekly Hour of Decision radio program, 1950-; also periodic Crusade Telecasts; founder Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, 1950; hon. chairman Lausanne Congress World Evangelization, 1974"--Who's Who.
Archival Collections and Reference Resources
- Civil Rights-- Eisenhower & the Eisenhower Administration (Dwight D. Eisenhower Library)
- WSB-TV Newsfilm Collection (Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection)