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Church of Scotland Slide and Visual Collection

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Identifier: CSWC 47
Scope and Contents The collection consists of: (1) Lantern slides and glass plate negatives of: China (Charles Somerville collection, Dugald Christie); Africa (Malawi, Zambia, Kenya, Nigeria); India; and Jamaica. Most sets come with indexes and commentaries and date from late 19th century to early-mid twentieth century. (2) Slides (35 mm) of: Africa (Malawi, Zambia, Kenya, Ghana, Nigeria, South Africa, Sudan and Egypt); Far East (including Taiwan and Hong Kong); Holy Land; Middle East; India (including Western...

Collection of Anthony James Broomhall (1911-1994)

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Identifier: CSWC 26
Scope and Contents The collection consists of black and white and coloured slides and lantern slides relating to China, Taiwan, Malaya, the Philippines and Japan and to the China Inland Mission. The slides show a wide variety of town and country scenes, and images of people and places, festivals and occupations, religion, and church and mission work. There is a complete index listing each slide.

(574 slides plus indexes)

Collection of James Hector (1845-1934)

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Identifier: CSWC 4
Scope and Contents The collection consists of three volumes which seem to date from after Hector's return from India but contain extracts from lectures given and hymns, songs and verses collected while he was there: (1) volume, similar to a commonplace book, with hymns, songs and verses noted by Hector, some translated by him from Bengali or French, and some other notes and newspaper articles (various dates); (2) extracts from Hector's lectures to his students in Calcutta (extracts written by Hector at a later...

Collection of Joseph Ross (d. 1967)

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Identifier: CSWC 3
Scope and Contents The collection consists mainly of letters from and articles about missionaries who knew Ross, who were connected with the Boy Scout Association or who were associated with Aberdeen. Much of the material was collected by Ross for use in his Sunday school classes, but some is more personal, many of the articles are cutting from Life and Work or other missionary publications, and there are some photographs. There is only a small amount on each...

Collection of Margaret Duncan Campbell (fl. 1850-1860)

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Identifier: GD37
Scope and Contents The letters include those from the 8th Duke of Argyll to John McLeod Campbell, from G.D.Boyle, Dean of Salisbury, to Donald Campbell, from F.H.Browne, Bishop of Winchester to John McLeod Campbell, from Baron Carlingford to John McLeod Campbell, from Thomas Erskine to John McLeod Campbell, from Alexander Ewing, Bishop of Argyll and the Isles to Margaret Duncan Campbell, from Edward Irving to John McLeod Campbell, from Edmund Law Lushington to John McLeod Campbell, from Norman MacLeod to John...

Collection of Papers of Alexander Ramsay Mackenzie (1879-1929) and Eliza Jane Mackenzie (1879-1977)

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Identifier: CSWC 19
Scope and Contents The collection consists of: material relating to Chinese phonetics including 'alphabet blocks' and the New Testament in Chinese phonetic script (c 1920s); some further items relating to the Mackenzies' time in Manchuria, these are mainly artefacts or printed reports and pamphlets (1920s-1951); a small amount of correspondence about and reports on the mission including correspondence with Chinese Christians from the 1960s; lecture and other notes by Ellie Mackenzie on theological and mission...

Collection of Stanley W. Smith (fl. 1937-1966)

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Identifier: CSWC 28
Scope and Contents The collection consists of papers and copies of items relating to the Methodist Mission and Church in Nigeria, in particular: articles, reports and papers about the mission (1922-1978); an index of relevant articles covering the period 1870-1970; transcripts and copies of diaries of Methodist missionaries in particular William Norcross, Paul Kingston and Christopher Hutchinson (from c 1920); and copies of letters from Alexander Fenby to his wife Grace (1927-1931).

Commentary on Book of Revelation

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Identifier: MS REV2
Scope and Contents See External Documents (below) for details.

Commonplace book of Charles Greig McCrie (1836-1910), minister of Ayr West Free Church

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Identifier: MS MCC4
Scope and Contents See External Documents (below) for details.

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University of Edinburgh (Scottish University) 3
Baillie, Donald Macpherson, 1887-1954 (Scottish theologian) 2
Chalmers, Thomas, 1780-1847 (Principal and Professor of Divinity at New College) 2
Church of Scotland 2
Foreign Mission Committee the Church of Scotland 2
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Anderson, John, 1668-1721 (Minister of Dumbarton) 1
Anderson, William White, 1888-1956, Minister of St Cuthbert's Edinburgh, Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland 1
Associate Synod of Original Seceders 1
Auchinleck, John (Minister of Auchterderran) 1
Baikie, Hugh E. 1
Baron, Robert (Scottish Theologian and 'Aberdeen Doctor') 1
Bates, William (Presbyterian Minister and Preacher) 1
Bell, James 1
Black, John Sutherland (Biblical Scholar) 1
Blackwell, George (Minister at Bathgate) 1
Blaikie, William Garden (Minister of Pilrig and Temperance Reformer) 1
Blair, Robert (Presbyterian Minister, Westminister Divine and Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland ) 1
Blakeley, William 1
Bonar, Horatius, Rev, 1808?1889 (Free Church of Scotland minister | hymn writer ) 1
Boston, Thomas, Rev, 1676-1732 1
Brewster, David, 1781-1868 (natural philosopher and vice-chancellor, University of Edinburgh) 1
Bruce, Alexander Hugh, 6th Baron Balfour of Burleigh, statesman 1
Church Missionary Society 1
Fleming, John, 1785 - 1857 (Scottish Free Church minister, naturalist, zoologist, geologist) 1
Graham, William Franklin, Jr. (Evangelist) 1
Haldane, Joseph Gibson (Church of Scotland missionary) 1
Kirkwood, James, c1650-1708 (advocate of parish libraries) 1
Macnealy, Mrs 1
Smith, William Robertson (Minister of the Free Church of Scotland, Professor of Divinity and Old Testament Scholar) 1
Torrance, Thomas Forsyth, 1913-2007 (theologian, and Professor of Christian Dogmatics at New College, Edinburgh) 1
Wesley, Samuel Sebastian, 1810-1876 (organist and composer) 1
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