Links to Online Resources
Highly readable lecture on fundamentalism's rise in the twentieth century
from Dr. Terry Matthews for his course "Religious Life in the United States"
at Wake Forest University (NC).
Billy Sunday, Detroit, 1916
Illustrated retrospective article on Billy Sunday's 1916 revival in
Detroit. From the Archives of The Detroit News.
Oral History: "Shouting for Heaven"
Go to http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/wpaintro/wpahome.html
In "Search by Keyword," enter "Shouting for Heaven."
Reminiscences of church revivals from a Church of God preacher, 1939.
From American Life Histories: Manuscripts from the Federal Writers'
Project, 1936-1940 [Works Progress Administration] on the Library of
Congress Web site.
Artifacts of Evangelical Protestantism
From the Material History of American Religion Project, Columbia Theological Seminary.
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