Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/B/OMS/C A2 O4/1-63
TitleCopies of correspondence between the mission (through its secretary, lay agent and other missionaries) and the colonial government (the consul, governor, administrator and other officials)
Extent63 docs.
DescriptionConcerning the political state of the country, the work of pacification and the conduct and safety of the mission.
Includes: /1-2 Letters to Louis Frazer, vice-consul 1853;
/3 Letters to Admiral H. W. Bruce 1853;
/5-27 Correspondence between B. Campbell, consul at Lagos and H. Townsend (Abeokuta) 1854, C. A. Gollmer (Badagry and Lagos) 1853-54, E. G. Irving (Abeokuta) 1854-55 and S. A. Crowther (Lagos) 1856;
/33-36 Correspondence between Capt. J. H. Glover, governor of Lagos and H. Townsend (Abeokuta) 1865;
/37 Petition from missionaries at Abeokuta to Secretary of State for the Colonies, complaining of Glover's activities 1865;
/44 Proposition from government relating to takeover of brickworks 1869;
/51 Brief account of brickfields at Ebute Meta 1877;
/53-63 Correspondence between A. Moloney, administrator at Lagos and J. A. Maser (Lagos) 1878
Access StatusOpen


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