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American material in the archives of the USPG, 1635-1812

American material in the archives of the USPG, 1635-1812

The importance of the material in this collection from historical research lies not merely in their religious content, but in the fact that missionaries in North America, as elsewhere, were often...

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Annual Departmental Reports relating to the Gambia, 1881-1966

Annual Departmental Reports relating to the Gambia, 1881-1966

A colony described as an "historical accident in political geography"', Gambia did not deliver the financial returns that its colonisers had hoped for and this led to its treatment as a...

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Archives of the Associates of Dr Bray to 1900

Archives of the Associates of Dr Bray to 1900

The body of records consists primarily of correspondence files, minute books and financial reports for the institution established by Dr Thomas Bray and his associates. The files concern the organisation of...

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Australian records in the USPG archive

Australian records in the USPG archive

This collection of C series records (C/AUS), along with selected volumes from the series of copies of letters sent and received (CLR & CLS), consists of files relating to the establishment...

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Canadian papers of the 4th Earl of Minto

Canadian papers of the 4th Earl of Minto

The Canadian Papers of the 4th Earl of Minto (1845-1914) are an important collection of documents that cover his time both as Military Secretary between 1883 and 1886 and as Governor...

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Canadian Records in the USPG Archive, 1722-1952

Canadian Records in the USPG Archive, 1722-1952

'They went forth into that uncharted wilderness, not for the precious pelts nor the glittering gold, but for human souls' . These papers chart the development of the United Society for...

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Early colonial and missionary records from West Africa

Early colonial and missionary records from West Africa

This resource comprises selected documents from a number of different microfilm collections, including: early Gold Coast records from the archives of the USPG; the papers of Thomas Perronet Thompson, the first...

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Indian papers of Colonel Clive and Brigadier-General Carnac, 1752-1774

Indian papers of Colonel Clive and Brigadier-General Carnac, 1752-1774

The papers of two leading actors in the East India Company in mid-18th century Bengal from the National Library of Wales. Chiefly in English, but with an array of original correspondence...

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Indian papers of the 1st Earl of Minto, 1806-1814

Indian papers of the 1st Earl of Minto, 1806-1814

Correspondence and papers of Sir Gilbert Elliot Murray Kynynmound (1751-1814), who succeeded as 4th Bart. in 1777, assumed the additional names of Murray Kynynmound on succeeding to his mother's properties in...

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Indian papers of the 4th Earl of Minto

Indian papers of the 4th Earl of Minto

The papers of Gilbert John Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound, the 4th Earl of Minto, (1845-1914), Viceroy of India between 1905 and 1910, cover a period of dramatic and momentous change in the history of...

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