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Identifier: CN 159
Scope and Contents This collection consists of 52 reels of microfilm containing correspondence and reports concerning Anglican missions in South Africa prior to diocesan organization, and concerning five dioceses: Capetown, 1847-1900; Grahamstown, 1853-1900; Natal (Maritzburg), 1853-1900; St. John's-Kaffraria, 1874-1900; and Zululand, 1866-1900. Reel 52 is a detailed index, and includes a history of S.P.G. South African work. The originals for the microfilm are in the U.S.P.G. headquarters in London.
Dates: Created: 1819-1900
Identifier: CN 163
Scope and Contents This collection contains 70 sheets of microfiche, containing correspondence from missionaries of the Wesleyan Methodist Missionary Society. Correspondence concerns the home office, Europe, North America, West Indies, West Africa, South Africa, India, Ceylon, Burma, China, and Australasia. The seventy sheets of microfiche contain detailed inventories in typescript for a portion of the Archives of the Methodist Church, Overseas Division (also known as the Methodist Missionary Society) in England....
Dates: Created: 1791-1931
Identifier: CN 242
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Ruth Edna DeVelde Hess (1909-1997), a missionary with the Plymouth Brethren Church at Sakeji School for missionary children in Zambia. Topics discussed include: Hess' life as a child in Wheaton, Illinois, and education at Wheaton Academy and Wheaton College; marriage to Lyndon Roth Hess; calling to be teachers of missionary children; decision to go to Africa; their work at Sakeji School from 1932 to 1982; and descriptions of life and customs in Zambia among the Lunda...
Dates: Created: 1982
Identifier: CN 547
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Sharelle May Eland in which she describes her childhood growing up in Papua New Guinea where her parents were missionaries, her return to Australia and adjustment to life there, affinity for primitive culture, Christian life and spiritual development, desire to become a missionary, education to become a teacher and at Capernwray Bible Colleges in Great Britain and Germany, ministry among Australian young people and aborigines, missions to aborigines and their...
Dates: Created: 1997
Identifier: SCN 066
Scope and Contents This collection contains a letter describing missionaries Daniel Lindley and Henry Venable attempts to establish a mission station in a southern Africa territory under the protection of a tribal chief, local marriage customs, severe drought and impressions of Robert Moffat, Robert Hamilton and Roger Edwards.
Dates: Created: 1836
- Subject: Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- South Africa X
- American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions. 1
- Australian Inland Mission. 1
- Christian Mission in Many Lands. 1
- Eland, Sharelle. 1
- Fisher, Walter. 1
- Hess, Lyndon. 1
- Hess, Ruth. 1
- Leedy, John W. 1
- Lindley, Daniel, 1
- Methodist Church 1
- Methodist Missionary Society. 1
- Mixter, Russell Lowell, 1
- Moffat, Robert, 1
- Open Air Campaigners, International. 1
- Plymouth Brethren. 1
- Sakeji School (Zambia) 1
- Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts (Great Britain) 1
- Venable, Henry Isaac. 1
- Wheaton Academy (Ill.) 1
- Wheaton Bible Church (Ill.) 1
- Wheaton College (Ill.) 1
- Wheaton College (Ill.). 1 ∧ less