Notes compiled by Reverend Paul Jefferies on the Methodist mission in their Hunan District, China

Scope and Content

In addition to Rev Jefferies own writings there are extracts from colleagues' papers, district minutes, annual reports and other published works. Includes a list of missionaries stationed at Pingkiang [Hanchang] from 1903 to 1949 as well as four letters to and from colleagues in China in the 1980s & 1990s.

Administrative / Biographical History

Rev Paul Jefferies (1915-2002) served the Methodist Missionary Society as a missionary in their Hunan District in China from 1942 to 1951 and then subsequently in their Hong Kong District until 1966.

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Acquisition Information

Gift, accepted on behalf of the Methodist Church, from Mrs Stella Jefferies via Rev John R Pritchard, January 2003

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