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Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/B/OMS/C A2 O43/1-140
TitleGollmer, Rev. Charles Andrew
Extent140 docs.
Date1845-1861
DescriptionBadagry 1846-1848, 1850-1852; Lagos 1852-1856; Abeokuta 1857-1862
/1-68 Letters 1846, 1848, 1850-1855, 1857, 1859, 1861 including:
/6 Relating to alterations to house at Badagry for E. C. van Cooten with ground plan 1850;
/23 Encloses correspondence with J. G. Sandeman relating to war at Abeokuta 1852;
/27 Memorandum of grant of land by King Akitoye of Lagos to CMS 1852;
/33 Copy of correspondence with Captain A. Heseltine relating to Mewu, Lagos 1853;
/41 Relating to cloth to be presented to Queen Victoria 1853;
/68 Correspondence with Dr. Authur A. Harrison relating to CMS Native Agents' Mutual Aid Society 1861;

/69-80 Correspondence with Henry Townsend mission secretary 1850, 1853-1854;
/74-77 Enclosing letters (with duplicates) from Thomas Wright and John Coker relating to war at Badagry 1854;

/81 Letter to N. Denton, mission secretary, Sierra Leone 1847;
/82-84 Correspondence of Gollmer and G. F. Herst with E. G. Irving Apr-May 1854;
/85 Letter from John Coker 1850;
/86 Letter from Thomas Wright 1852;
/87 Letter from Henry S. Lawson 1854;
/88 Letter to the secretary of the African Native Agency Committee 1850;
/89-91 Examination papers of catechists Isaac Willoughby, John Coker and Samuel Pearse 1850;
/92 Temperature readings [3 times a day] (dry and wet bulb thermometer) and brief notes on weather at Badagry 1 Oct-31 Dec 1850;
/93 Table of the 'Kings of Lagos during the last fifty years' with an 'historical observation' on the period 1825-1853 Sep 1853;
/94 Paper on Yoruba language, including 'a scheme of orthography for the Yoruba language' and examples of Crowther's translations with critical and explanatory remarks 1847;

/95-136 Quarterly and half-yearly journal extracts 1845-1848, 1850-1854, 1857-1861 including:
/131 Includes sketch map of missionary tour round Abeokuta 1859;

/137-140 Annual letters 1858-1861
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