Scope and Content

Comprises the personal papers of missionaries who worked for the MMS (or its predecessors) in their districts in the South and North of India. Includes the papers of Ruth Anstey, John Gordon & Dorothy Bennett, Isobel Giles, Elijah Hoole, John Hudson, Ebenezer E Jenkins, Frederick Kellet, Edith Lamb, G Stainton Marris, Charles W Posnett and George William Sawday. Predominately in English with some Bengali, Tamil & Telugu

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Brief biographical information on Methodist missionaries who worked in the Indian districts along with references to where further information appears in printed sources is available from the Methodist Missionary Register. Please contact us for details.

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