Board Representative: Correspondence

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Correspondence of Rev Thomas Cocker Brown (Foreign Secretary, LMS, 1933-1948) and R. K. Orchard (Secretary for Africa, LMS, 1946-1955), regarding the appointment in 1942 of the Rev A. J. Haile as Secretary-Treasurer for South Africa, a post which in 1945 became that of the Board Representative with oversight of all the Society's work in Africa. Correspondents include A. J. Haile, William Richmond McGee (LMS missionary, Africa, 1904-1942), Miss Janet Bryson (LMS missionary, Africa, 1923-1960), Grace Jenkinson (LMS Sheffield Auxiliary) and George Parker (LMS missionary, Southern Africa, 1940-1947). Includes extracts from minutes of Africa Committee in relation to the post.

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