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Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/B/OMS/C A3 O37/1-99
TitleTaylor, Rev. John Christopher 2nd
Extent99 docs.
Date1857-1870
DescriptionNative pastor: Third Niger expedition 1857-1858; Onitsha 1858; Freetown 1859-1860; Bonny 1860-1861; Akassa 1862; Onitsha 1862-1869 with periods at Freetown on translation work (1860-61, 1866-1867, 1869-1870)
/1-76 Letters 1857-1870 including:
/7-8 Correspondence with C. F. Ehemann 1858;
/10 Map of the 'town of Onitsha and part of the interior in the Ibo district' 1858;
/17 Letter from Bishop Crowther [copy] 1860;
/41 Letter from King Pepple [copy] 1861;
/57 A 'report on the political and spiritual state of Onitsha' 1864;
/58 Copy of 'treaty between the king and chiefs of Onitsha and HM the Queen ..... for the suppression of the slave trade, prevention of human sacrifices and the opening and encouragement of legitimate trade' 1864;
/62 Preface to church catechism 1865;

/77-90 Quarterly journal extracts 1861-1868;
/91 Report of schools 1863-1864;
/92-94 Annual letters 1865, 1868-1869;
/95 Schedule of Sunday attendance at Umudei station Onitsha 1862-1863;
/96-98 Requisitions for schools nd;
/99 J.C.T.'s account with CMS 1859
Access StatusOpen
Related Material[See also Sierra Leone C A1 O206]
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