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Collection 072 Records of the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel

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Identifier: CN-072
Scope and Contents Microfilm edition of the published reports, sermons, and miscellaneous documents that were issued under the auspices of the S.P.G. office in London. Sporadic gatherings of pamphlets arranged chronologically in earlier years; regular annual publications in later years. Subjects covered include missionary activity in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe and North America.*****The microfilm in this collection consists solely of the bound volumes of...

Collection 146 Records of the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge

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Identifier: CN-146
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the microfilmed archives of the first century of S.P.C.K. endeavor. These papers are arranged in four series: A - Minutes and Reports (reels 1-10); B - Financial Records (reels 11-20); C - Letters and Memorials (reels 21-33); D - Special Subjects (reels 34-41). The minutes, reels 1-7, are indexed at the beginning of each volume. All reels are 35mm, positive copies.

Collection 147 Records of the Church Missionary Society for Africa and the East

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Identifier: CN-147
Scope and Contents This collection contains 40 reels of microfilm, containing the proceedings of the Church Missionary Society for Africa and the East. Includes annual Society meeting records, as published in the annual Proceedings, texts of sermons delivered to the Society, member lists, and reports. Volume 1 contains a history of the Society and its by-laws. Topic covered include evangelistic and missionary work in Africa and 19th century church history in Great Britain.All reels are 35mm, positive copies.

Collection 148 Records of the Church Missionary Society for Africa: West Indies Mission

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Identifier: CN-148
Scope and Contents This collection contains Microfilmed copybooks of letters sent to missionaries in the West Indies and loose incoming correspondence from missionaries. Copybooks are indexed at the beginning of volumes. West Indies missions were intended primarily for the proselytization of slaves in the British colonies. Topics covered include missions and nineteenth-century church and missions history in Great Britain and the Caribbean.

Collection 149 Records of Blantyre Mission

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Identifier: CN-149
Scope and Contents This collection consists 2 reels of microfilm containing the Blantyre Missions Supplement (Life and work in British Central Africa, and Life and work in Nysasland), monthly, and later quarterly, journal of the Church of Scotland, detailing missions and evangelistic activities at the Blantyre station in Malawi. Microfilm reels are 35mm, positive copies.

Collection 154 Records of the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel: Lambeth Palace Records

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Identifier: CN-154
Scope and Contents The collection consists of about two thousand five hundred letters and eight volumes of minutes covering the formative years of the Society, 1701-1750. Later papers document the establishment of the American episcopate after the Revolution. The correspondence is primarily with clergy sent to America, but also concerns Eurasia, especially China and India. Correspondence primarily with clergy sent to America, but also concerns work in Eurasia, particularly China and India. Topics covered include...

Collection 155 Records of the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts

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Identifier: CN-155
Scope and Contents This collections consists of 27 reels of microfilm containing incoming and outgoing letters written by S.P.G. secretaries, including letters and papers from and to missionaries in the American colonies both on the North American continent and in the Caribbean from colony governors and other individuals, from SPG subscribers in England, and from churches on the European continent. Subjects documented include missions and evangelistic work.The collection consists of 27 reels of...

Collection 157 Records of the United Society for the Propagation of the Gospel: Gold Coast Mission

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Identifier: CN-157
Scope and Contents This collection consists of 12 reels of microfilm containg missionary reports and correspondence from S.P.G. mission stations correspondence of eighteenth century missionaries Thomas Thompson and Philip Quaque, and correspondence of the twentieth century Committee for Women's Work. Microfilmed from originals in possession of the U.S.P.G. in London.

Collection 158 Records of the United Society for the Propagation of the Gospel: Madagascar Mission

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Identifier: CN-158
Scope and Contents The microfilm contains selected pages from the bound correspondence and reports series housed in the U.S.P.G. headquarters in London. It includes all missionary correspondence and reports from Madagascar, and some items concerning Mauritius and the Seychelles Islands. Letters refer to mission work, local customs, and politics. All reels are 35mm, positive copies.

Collection 159 Records of the United Society for the Propagation of the Gospel: South Africa

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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.

Collection 160 Records of the Universities Mission to Central Africa

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Identifier: CN-160
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one reel of microfilm containing the printed reports of the UMCA, the first mission society operated by the high church faction of the Anglican Church, and unique among Anglican missions in that primary authority rested not with a home committee, but with a bishop Oxford, Cambridge, Durham, and Dublin Universities.Originals of the reports are in the USPG office, London.

Collection 161 Records of the Council for World Mission

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Identifier: CN-161
Scope and Contents This collection consists of 17,716 sheets of microfiche containing minutes, reports, candidates' papers, graphics, and correspondence with missionaries in Europe, Russia, the Americas, West Indies, Australia, the South Seas, Africa, China, India, and other areas. Also included are journals of missionaries, correspondence of David Livingstone, and material about a mission to Jewish people in London. The microfiche was filmed from originals in the Library of the School of Oriental and African...

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

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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...

Collection 163 Records of the Methodist Missionary Society

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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....

Collection 215 Records of Overseas Missionary Fellowship (China Inland Mission)

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Identifier: CN-215
Scope and Contents Correspondence, minutes, directories, newsletters, brochures, photographs, book manuscripts, slides, photo albums, and other materials which document the history of the North American branch of the mission.Materials cover the origins of the mission's North American branch; its church planting, evangelistic, medical, educational, and literature work in China until the time of its expulsion in 1951; its reorganization from China Inland Mission into Overseas Missionary Fellowship; its...

Collection 223 Records of the Baptist Missionary Society

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Identifier: CN-223
Scope and Contents Collection consists of minutes, committee records, correspondence, and missionaries' papers.Society committees whose activities and deliberations are documented include: Finance, Candidate Board, Eastern India and Ceylon, China, and Western. Principle correspondents and figures include William Carey, Adoniram Judson, Isaac Allen, William Holman Bentley, John Chamberlain, Thomas Comber, Andrew Fuller, Joseph Jackson Fuller, George Grenfell, Alfred G. Jones, William Knibb, Joshua...

Collection 407 Records of InterAct Ministries

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Identifier: CN-407
Scope and Contents Correspondence, minutes, newsletters, brochures, handbook, video tapes, and historical sketches documenting the ministry of the mission.Topics covered include administration of the mission, the Arctic Bible Institute, infant baptism, the Moravian Church, Arctic Training Center, Victory High School, Multi Media Production, the correspondence school program, Victory Bible Camp, Slavic Gospel Association's transfer of its work in Alaska to AMI, Native Institute of Canada, Native Bible...

Steven C. Preston Papers

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Identifier: SC-223
Abstract When Steven Preston was counting the cost of entering public, governmental service, he stated: “I had to ask myself whether I was willing to jump into a highly public position in an agency that was under attack and that had some very significant hurdles.” Despite these challenges facing him, Preston decided that he would transition into a leadership position of the Small Business Administration (SBA) in 2006. A similar question would arise again, less than two years later, when Mr. Preston...

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Richard, Timothy, 2
Rouse, George Henry, 2
Ward, William. 2
Arctic Bible Institute. 1
Arctic Missions, Inc. 1
Arctic Training Center. 1
Asbury, Francis. 1
Bays, Wallace. 1
Blantyre Mission. 1
Blount, Turner. 1
Bob Jones University. 1
Borden, William. 1
Chefoo School (Yen-t'ai shih, China) 1
Chiang, Kai-shek. 1
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Chung-kuo kuo min tang. 1
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Franz, Allan W. 1
Fraser, James Outram, 1
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Frost, Henry Weston, 1
Gibb, George W. 1
Gillespie, John. 1
Glasser, Arthur F. 1
Glover, Robert Hall, 1
Hoste, Dixon Edward. 1
Houghton, Frank, 1
Hunter, George, 1
InterAct Ministries. 1
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International Missionary Council 1
Keith, George, 1
Kuhn, Isobel. 1
Livingstone, David, 1
Lobsell, Kenneth. 1
London Missionary Society 1
Methodist Church 1
Methodist Missionary Society. 1
Native Bible Centre of Canada. 1
Native Institute of Canada. 1
Oldham, Joseph Houldsworth, 1
Orthodox Eastern Church, Russian 1
Overseas Missionary Fellowship. 1
Paton, William, 1
Percy, John Otley, 1
Preston, Steven C. 1
Sanders, J. Oswald 1
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Stam, Elisabeth Alden Scott, 1
Stam, John Cornelius, 1
Taylor, James Hudson, 1
United Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts (Great Britain) 1
United Society for the Propagation of the Gospel. 1
Universities' Mission to Central Africa. 1
Vaus, James Arthur. 1
Victory Bible Camp (Index Lake, Alaska) 1
Victory High School (Index Lake, Alaska) 1
Wesley, John, 1703-1791 1
Whitefield, George, 1
Wycliffe Bible Translators. 1
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