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Jesus People Movement Collection, 1964-1982
CFT00074  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
  • Additional collection guides

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Jesus People Movement Collection, 1964-1982
    Dates: 1964-1982
    Collection Number: CFT00074
    Creator/Collector: Sunshine Sisters (Musical group) Adkins, Glen Bilow, Ed Girard, Chuck
    Extent: 4 Boxes
    Repository: Fuller Theological Seminary-David Allan Hubbard Library Archives
    Pasadena, California 91182
    Abstract: The Jesus People movement was a social phenomenon in Christianity beginning on the West Coast of the United States in the late 1960's and spreading primarily through North America and Europe, before dying out by the early 1980's. The Jesus People collection consists of a compilation of gifts, mementos and recordings of many “Jesus People.”
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Supervised use only. Scholarly use within parameters of copyright law.

    Publication Rights

    All rights reserved.

    Preferred Citation

    Jesus People Movement Collection, 1964-1982. Fuller Theological Seminary-David Allan Hubbard Library Archives

    Acquisition Information

    The gift of The Sunshine Sisters, Chuck Girard, Pam Newman, Ed Bilow, John Randall, Josh Silbernagel, Nancy Gower, Glen Adkins, Diane Schubert, Russ Stevens

    Biography/Administrative History

    The Jesus People movement was a social phenomenon in Christianity beginning on the West Coast of the United States in the late 1960's and spreading primarily through North America and Europe, before dying out by the early 1980's. It was the major Christian element within the hippie counterculture, or, conversely, the major hippie element within some strands of Protestantism. Members of the movement were called “Jesus People”, a phrase coined by Duane Pederson.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The Jesus People collection consists of a compilation of gifts, mementos and recordings of many “Jesus People.” Materials include original documents and recordings from the 1960s-1980s as well as early 21st century reproductions. Contextual items underground newspapers and the Woodstock soundtrack. The collection material is organized by donor.

    Indexing Terms

    Christian rock music
    Hippies
    Social movements
    Jesus people

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