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Small Collection 049 Ephemera of Robert Moffat

Identifier: Small CN 049

Scope and Contents

Letter, autograph and print. Letter (1871) to Mr. Bergne regarding the slow proceedings of Bergne's committee and Moffat's great expenses while working on his translation of the Old Testament. Print is of Moffat.


  • Created: 1871-1878

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on the use of this collection.

Biographical Information

Missionary; born in Scotland, 1795; pioneer missionary in South Africa; sent to South Africa by the London Missionary Society, 1816; completed translation of New Testament (1840) and Old Testament (1857) into Bechuana language; father-in-law of David Livingstone; died 1883.


1.00 Folder

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Accruals and Additions

The materials in this collection were given to the the Billy Graham Center Archives in January and April 1980 from John Wilson of Oxon, England.

Small Collection 049 Ephemera of Robert Moffat
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Script of description
Roman Script

Repository Details

Part of the Evangelism & Missions Archives Repository

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