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B - Overseas Division (initially 'Foreign Division') 1799-1959 - 1803-1959
OMS - Overseas mission series - 1803-1934
A1 - West Africa (Sierra Leone) Mission - 1803-1934
C E - Early correspondence - 1803-1820
5A - Early correspondence: 8 October 1816 - 15 March 1817: - 1814-1817
Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)
CMS/B/OMS/C A1 E5A/17
7 November 1816: London: Bickersteth to Dr. Hogan, Chief Justice, Sierra Leone [copy]
He thanks him for his helpfulness during Bickersteth's visit to S. L. He welcomes the formation of the S. L. Auxiliary Bible Society. S. L. is to be the main CMS sphere in Africa. He greatly regrets the death of Mr. Donovan of whom he had hoped much.
E5-8: The numbers are all original numbers with minor amendments.
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