Central Africa

Scope and Content

Synod minutes for Mashonaland from 1891 to 1911 and Matabeleland from 1895 to 1911 are with those for the Transvaal and Swaziland district. Synod minutes for Rhodesia district itself date from 1912 to 1933 with additional Synod minutes for Northern Rhodesia district (1932-) and Southern Rhodesia district (1940-). Correspondence for Rhodesia is extant from 1891 - although correspondence for Mashonaland between 1891 and 1898 is amongst the South African correspondence - with correspondence for Southern Rhodesia dating from 1932.

Access Information

The majority of the collection is only available for consultation on microfiche.

Restrictions Apply

Other Finding Aids

Handlists to correspondence up to 1945 are available in the SCRR.

Archivist's Note


Conditions Governing Use

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