Petition from Indian villagers with explanatory correspondence

Scope and Content

Petition, dated 17 August 1938, from the villagers of Tambaraopet, Jagital Circuit, India, requesting baptism and concluding with the signatures and thumb prints of the Nalas, Nadigas and Sudra elders. With correspondence (1966) between Mrs Page and the Methodist Missionary Society regarding the petition.

Administrative / Biographical History

Mrs Gertrude Marian Doncaster Page (1909-1979) served with her husband, Rev Harold William Sibree Page (1907-1963), in the Methodist Missionary Society District of Medak in India from 1936 until 1955.

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Custodial History

Gift to the MMS from Mrs M Page of Bournville, Warwickshire, February 1966.