Home Extra,1891

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

Frederick Stephens, Birmingham

Edward Jones (deputation secretary), London - his resignation

W Gibbon, Swansea [Wales]

Andrew Henderson (moderator of synod, United Presbyterian Church), Edinburgh - will not nominate a director owning to their own foreign mission commitments

John Orr (Presbyterian Church in Ireland), Belfast - as above

R Simpson (Free Church of Scotland), Edinburgh - as above

Dr George Smith, Edinburgh - speaking to medical students and others about mission

William Wilkins, Manchester - resignation from LMS service; becoming agent for Religious Tract Society

Edward Hore (later Captain of John Williams), Hornsey [London]

James Hodgson, Manchester (Manchester and Salford auxiliary) - support Forward Movement appeal for 100 more missionaries

D W Simon, Edinburgh - students and the LMS

S R Scott, Dulwich [London] - resignation as an LMS director because disapproves expenditure beyond means

typed report on Lake Tanganyika mission including comments by Thompson [?Ralph Wardlaw Thompson], Alexander Carson and Robert Wright

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Other Finding Aids

Detailed hand-lists available at the School of Oriental and African Studies for 1800-1899 in document boxes kept in archive storage, Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

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