Various papers relating to London Missionary Society schools in Zimbabwe

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Includes article on 'Industrial School at Inyati, 1919-1933', by D. Flood (1920); papers written by Norman Clarke, LMS missionary to Southern Rhodesia who served as Bursar of Inyati School in the 1960s; papers relating to the centenary celebrations for Inyati Mission in 1959; comments on changes in the use of the Mission Farm at Inyati, by Kenneth Maltus Smith, 1962; material relating to the First Assembly of the United Congregational Church of Southern Africa, 1967; newspaper cuttings relating to Hope Fountain centenary celebrations, August 1970; reports of LMS Secretarial and Board Member visits to Central and Southern Africa, 1971-1972; letter written by Kenneth Maltus Smith relating to the abduction from the school at Dombodema of 27 children by 'freedom fighters', 1977; newspaper cutting and letter relating to the death of 2 girls at Inyati School, caught in cross-fire incident between guerillas and security forces, 1979; papers relating to the death in 1992 of Rev Joseph Wing, LMS missionary to Africa between 1950 and 1970.

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