Early Documents

Scope and Content

Material relating to the early years of the mission, includes: a New Year newsletter (1880); lists of some of the Harley College students, missionaries and friends of the mission (1887-1930); mission statistics (1908); circular letters and appeals; correspondence including about the mission’s policy (1920) and administration (1932); and other items such as a patent certificate for the Carey Box (1892).

Conditions Governing Access

Open to researchers, although please contact the Centre to make an appointment. Contact us by email at divinity-CSWC@ed.ac.uk. Telephone the Centre on: 0131 650 8900. Postal address: Centre for the Study of World Christianity, University of Edinburgh School of Divinity, New College, Mound Place, Edinburgh, EH1 2LX.