Financial Records

Scope and Content

Financial records including registers of legacies and other legacy papers, where these have survived; accounts for investments and funds, including the Arthington Trust Fund; journals and ledgers, including home and foreign expenditure, general ledgers and specific accounts, e.g. New Advance, John Williams VI and Livingstone Press; missionaries' accounts (i.e. salaries and other payments); regional Treasurer's accounts for overseas mission fields, and cash accounts.

Access Information


Archivist's Note


Custodial History

Surving financial records were transferred to SOAS Library from the Council for World Mission headquarters in 2007.

Related Material

London Missionary Society published annual reports provide annual statements of account and information on specific areas such as legacies and contributions.