Synod minutes for China are extant from 1853 with general correspondence dating from 1936. Correspondence for specific areas is available as follows: Canton (1851-1905), Hunan (1907-), Hupeh (1905-), Ningpo (1933-), North China (1933-), South China (1905-), South-west China (1932-), Wenchow (1933-) and Wuchang (1877-1905). Photographic material (c.1870-c.1962) comprises images from the following districts and areas: South China, Hupeh, Hunan, North China, Yunnan, Ningpo [Ningbo], Wenchow [Wenzhou], general and miscellaneous.
China & South East Asia
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- ReferenceGB 102 MMS/13
- Dates of Creation1851-c1962
Scope and Content
The majority of the collection is only available for consultation on microfiche. Only photographic material is currently available for beyond 1950.
Other Finding Aids
Handlists to correspondence dating up to 1905 are available in the SCRR.
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