Records of Glasgow University Missionary Association, student society, Glasgow, Scotland

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  • Minutes 1821-1905

Administrative / Biographical History

Glasgow University Missionary Association was founded in  1822 . The designation of the society was the association of theological students in the  University of Glasgow in aid of missionary exertions. Members were required to pay an annual subscription, and the society also received donations. A committee of thirteen members as well as a president, treasurer, and two secretaries administered the society. The committee was responsible for the distribution of funds among parent missionary societies. Meetings of the society were held on an annual basis.


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Acquisition Information

Unknown depositor, 1977, ACCN 4324

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Item level descriptions are available via the department's online manuscripts catalogue available at the University of Glasgow Library, Department of Special Collections, searching by the call number MS Gen 1434, MS Gen 1435, MS Gen 1436, MS Gen 1437 or MS Gen 1438.

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Compiled by Elaine MacGillivray, Archive Assistant, June 2003

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