Accounts of the lives and work of Mildred Cable, Evangeline French and Francesca French, missionaries in China and the Gobi Desert by Professor Glenn Henry Timmermans

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Two unpublished typescripts about the lives and work of Mildred Cable, Evangeline French and Francesca French, missionaries in China and the Gobi Desert entitled "Cart tracks across the Gobi: the search for Mildred Cable" by Patricia East and "The wild, wild Gobi: missionaries and adventures in the tumult of the Chinese Gobi" by Brian McCredie.

Administrative / Biographical History

Glenn Henry Timmermans is a professor of English at the University of Macao and is interested in the history of the British in China.

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Acquisition Information

Donated by Dr Timmermans in 2001.

Other Finding Aids

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Conditions Governing Use

For permission to publish, please contact Archives & Special Collections, SOAS Library in the first instance

Related Material

Mildred Cable and Evangeline and Francesca French were missionaries with the China Inland Mission. The surviving archive of the China Inland Mission is held in the Library of the School of Oriental and African Studies.

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