Minute Book of the Wesleyan Methodist Missionary Society General Committee

Scope and Content

Unsigned minutes of the General Committee [Missionary Committee Minute Book 6]. Additionally, this minute book contains the minutes of the sub-committee of Reference and other sub-committees as well as special meetings of the General Committee including:

Anniversary sub-committee 1840-1843;

Building sub-committee 1838-1842;

Gambia mission sub-committee 1839;

Spanish Affairs sub-committee 1840-1843;

West Indies Schools sub-committee 1841-1844;

Special meeting (5 July 1839) on missions in Canada;

Special meeting (16 April 1841) on Stockholm chapel;

Special meeting (21 September 1842) on state of Sierra Leone mission;

Special meeting (27 March 1843) with Rev Arthur Tiedman of the London Missionary Society on problems in Tahiti;

Special meeting (8 January 1844) on mission expenditure;

Special meeting (22 October 1845) re additional missionary for Sierra Leone.

Access Information

Only to be viewed on microfiche.


Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Bound volume

Archivist's Note


Conditions Governing Use

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Copyright held by Trustees for Methodist Church Purposes