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Small Collection 096 Records of the London Missionary Society Convention

 Collection
Identifier: SCN 096

Scope and Contents

This collection contains a two-volume, hand-written diary of 222 pages written by an unnamed clergyman, desribing his travels to attend the London Missionary Society Convention in 1850. The diaries describe travel to and from the British Isles, outlines sermons heard in churches in England and Scotland, comments on reports delivered to the Society, and reports contacts with British and American clergyman, including Henry Ward Beecher. Includes descriptions of his visits to London, Paris, and cities in southern France, the Riviera coast, Italy, and Scotland.

Dates

  • Created: 1850

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on the use of this collection.

Extent

1.00 Folder

Language of Materials

English

Accruals and Additions

The materials in this collection were purchased from a manuscript dealer in 1983.
Title
Small Collection 096 Records of the London Missionary Society Convention
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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