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Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/B/OMS/C A2 O76/1-61
TitlePearse, Rev. Samuel
Extent61 docs.
Date1854-1879
DescriptionNative pastor: Lagos 1856; Badagry 1859-1875; Lagos 1876-1879
/1-26 Letters 1856, 1861-1864, 1866-1868, 1871, 1873, 1875, 1877-1879 including:

/7 Letters to Dr. A. A. Harrison 1863;
/17 Speech of Thomas Tickel, commandant, at laying of foundation stone of St. Thomas [Badagry] 1870;
/25B-C Letters from bishop of Sierra Leone relating to ordination as priest 1878;
/26 Encloses copies of correspondence between bishop of Sierra Leone and congregation of Breadfruit church Lagos and CMS relating to S. P.'s ordination as priest [includes original petition to General Secretary] 1879;
/27-35 Correspondence with mission secretary 1857-1858, 1862, 1864, 1868-1869, 1876;
/36 Letter to acting consul (Lagos) relating to slave trade 1860;
/37 Letter from P. J. Meffre, Iworo 1873;
/38 Letter from Geo. Pearse [?father to S.P.] 1854;
/39-49 Half-yearly journal extracts: 1859 Jun-Dec; 1860 Jan-Oct; 1861 May-Dec; 1862 Jan-Dec; 1863 Jan-Oct; 1864 Oct-Dec; 1865 Jan-Dec; 1866 Jan-Apr;
/50 Report of visit to Woro, Ajide and Dale Nov 1869;
/51-61 Annual letters 1859-1863, 1866-1869, 1872, 1874;
/59 Has attached letter relating to bamboo church at Badagry and fund for its repair 1870
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