CHURCH ARMY MENS SOCIALDEPARTME;

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Letter from Colin F Campbell to the Reverend J.C. Pringle enclosingparticulars of 50 married men who applied for aid to the Church Army inSeptember 1906.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Church Army was founded in 1882 by Wilson Carlile (1847 - 1942), a curateat St. Mary Abbots in Kensington, London. Carlile founded the organisation inorder to '...take the Gospel to all, but particularly those suffering theinjustices of the age'. The Church Army is an Anglican society ofEvangelists. It is involved in the development of area evangelism, churchpainting, work among children and young people, the homeless and the elderly.It is a registered charity and its headquarters is based in Blackheath,London.

Arrangement

One letter

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Acquisition Information

Pringle, ReverendJ.C.

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