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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...
Dates: 19th century-20th century
Fonds — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents The collection is composed of: 1 box of circa 20 glass plate negatives of the All Africa Youth Conference, 1960s, village elders, and the Limuru Conference Centre, Kenya 1 file of circa 60 letters relating to the Nigeria / Biafra war, 1969-1970 1 file of correspondence and printed matter relating to the National Council of Churches of Kenya, and NCCK Partners election...
Scope and Contents The collection contains: Oldham's correspondence (1892-1965) including references to Oldham's conversion and his work in India with the YMCA, to his work to promote co-operation between missions and denominations such as through the 1910 World Missionary Conference, the 1937 Oxford conference and the World Council of Churches, to German missionaries in World War 1 and Germany in the 1930s, to Indian and African (particularly educational and East African) issues, to the establishment of the...
Scope and Contents The collection consists of material about the Church of Scotland mission in Kenya, about Kikuyu language and culture, and about the interests and concerns of Africans and their relation to the government. In particular it includes: Barlow's comments on and additions to theKikuyu-English Dictionaryby L.J. Beecher and G.S.B. Beecher (including volumes of the 1935 dictionary with Barlow's handwritten amendments) with correspondence (1956-1962) about the publication of a revised version; Barlow's...
Fonds — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents The collection consists mainly of correspondence and papers (1907-1949) including letters from Arthur to his mother; circular letters and newsletters from the Kikuyu mission; sections from Arthur's diaries and notes on his travels throughout East Africa; reports on missionary conferences; memoranda by Arthur and others on native affairs such as the labour question, land tenure, education and female circumcision; minutes, memoranda and papers of the Kikuyu Association and the Kikuyu Mission...
Identifier: CSWC 46
Scope and Contents The material consists of papers, reports, correspondence, articles and press cuttings relating to: (1) South Africa: includes some early records such as on Lovedale (1884-1950s), material on the Paris Evangelical Society (1917-1960s), and material on the reaction of the churches to events in South Africa (1960s-1970s). (2) Zimbabwe: with materiel on Christian reaction to events (1951-1979). (3) Zambia: includes correspondence about the Livingstonia Mission (Rhodesia) Provident Fund (1953-1958),...
Dates: 1884-[ca. 1989]
Identifier: CSWC 44
Scope and Contents The collection consists mainly of material relating to the Booth-Clibborns' visit to Kenya to monitor the 1992 elections with reports, briefings, press releases and cuttings and correspondence (1992-1993); also includes other press cuttings and articles about Kenya (1972-1993); and some material on the Africa Christian Press.
Scope and Contents The slide collection contains 46 slides showing the gathering of parasite samples and parasite treatment in Kenya, and 69 slides showing general views of Kenya and general aspects of the expedition.
- Subject: Kenya X
- Edinburgh University Library Special Collections 4
- New College Library Special Collections 4
- Missionaries 7
- Kenya 6
- Missions 4
- Female circumcision | Kenya | 2
- Malawi 2
- Missions (Africa) 2
- Nigeria 2
- South Africa 2
- Zambia 2
- Bangladesh 1
- China 1
- Ecumenical Movement 1
- Ecumenists 1
- Ghana 1
- Hong Kong (China) 1
- India 1
- Israel 1
- Jamaica 1
- Kenya | 1963-1978 | Politics and government | 1
- Kenya | 1978-2002 | Politics and government | 1
- Kenya | To 1963 | Politics and government | 1
- Kikuyu language | 1
- Manchuria (China) 1
- Missions (Linguistic work) 1
- Missions, German 1
- Missions, Interdenominational cooperation 1
- Namibia 1
- Namibia | 1946-1990 | Politics and government | 1
- Namibia | 1990- | Politics and government | 1
- Nepal 1
- Pakistan 1
- Parasites 1
- Saudi Arabia, 1
- Slides (Photography) 1
- Taiwan 1
- Yemen, 1
- Zimbabwe 1 ∧ less
- Kikuyu; Gikuyu 2
- Swahili 2
- German 1
- Arthur, John William, 1881-1952, Medical Missionary in Kenya 1
- Barlow, Arthur Ruffell, 1888-1965 (Scottish Missionary) 1
- Church Missionary Society 1
- Cruickshank, Dr., Arthur, fl.1965 1
- Foreign Mission Committee the Church of Scotland 1