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Collection 162 Records of the International Missionary Council/Conference of British Missionary Societies

 Collection
Identifier: CN 162

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of 2,587 sheets of microfiche containing  correspondence and memos, chiefly 1910-1945, especially to Joseph  H. Oldham and William Paton. The microfiche primarily concerns India and British Africa, but includes material about African areas under Belgium, Portuguese and French control as well. Manuscript material is correspondence and memoranda related especially to key mission figures Joseph H. Oldham (1874-1969) and William Paton (1886-1943); much printed material is also included.

Dates

  • Created: 1910-1945

Conditions Governing Access

Originals are probably owned by the Library of the School of Oriental and African Studies in London. Microfiche prepared by:

Inter Documentation CompanyPoststrasse 146300 Zug-SWITZERLAND

Information on literary rights available from:

Nord Media, Inc.127 West 56th StreetNew York, NY 10019

Historical Information

British missionary societies; IMC emerged from the World Missionary Conference in 1910, being formally established in 1921; CBMS, formerly known as the Conference of Missionary Societies in Great Britain and Ireland, established in 1912.

Extent

2,587 Sheets of Microfiche

Language of Materials

English

Accruals and Additions

The microfiche in this collection was purchased by the Billy Graham Center Library.

No Accession #
Title
Collection 162 Records of the International Missionary Council/Conference of British Missionary Societies
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Roman Script

Repository Details

Part of the Billy Graham Center Archives Repository

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