Papers of Rev Harold B Rattenbury

Scope and Content

Copy correspondence written by Rattenbury, presumably to the General Committee of the Wesleyan Methodist Missionary Society, extracts from his diary and newspaper cuttings written by him from 'The Kingsway'. Material mainly relates to his work in the WMMS Wuchang District of China, with particular reference to Hankow [Wuhan].

Administrative / Biographical History

Rev Harold Burgoyne Rattenbury (1878-1961) served as a Wesleyan Methodist Missionary Society missionary in their Wuchang District of China from 1902 until 1934 and as a general secretary of the Methodist Missionary Society from 1934 until 1950.

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