Collection F151 - Presbyterian Foreign Mission Committees correspondence collection

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Presbyterian Foreign Mission Committees correspondence collection

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CA ON00340 F151

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3 microfilm reels : positive and negative

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This material forms part of the General Council program of the United Church of Canada Archive.

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Collection consists primarily of copies of incoming correspondence from missionaries in Western Canada to Convenors of: the Presbyterian Church of Canada Foreign Missions Committee, 1858-1861; Canada Presbyterian Church Foreign Mission Committee Western Section, 1861-1875; and Presbyterian Church in Canada Foreign Mission Committee Western Section, 1876-1888.

Reel 1: Correspondence re Presbyterian Church of Canada missions in British Columbia, 1858-1861 (originals located at 79.042C, fonds 112/4); correspondence re Canada Presbyterian Church missions in British Columbia, 1861-1873 (originals located at 79.209C, fonds 116/2); notes for The Home & Foreign Record of the Canada Presbyterian Church (January 1864, vol. III/3 - November 11, 1881) 30 p.; typescript "The Founder of Prince Albert ... James Nisbet," by W.A. MacDonell, 36 p.

Reel 2: Correspondence re Canada Presbyterian Church missions in Manitoba, 1861-1875 (originals located at 79.209C, fonds 116/2).

Reel 3: Correspondence re Canada Presbyterian Church missions in the North West (primarily Saskatchewan), 1867- 1875 (originals located at 79.209C, fonds 116/2); correspondence re Presbyterian Church in Canada missions in Manitoba and the North West (primarily Saskatchewan), 1876-1890 (originals located at 79.199C, fonds 123/3).

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