Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/B/OMS/C C1 O 21/1-11
TitleMrs Arabella Cowley
Extent11 items
DescriptionWife of O19: Indian settlement, Red River [Dynevor] 1857; Dynevor, Manitoba 1874-1879
/1-7 Letters 1857, 1874-77 including:
/2-7 includes long extracts of letters from husband 1874-77;

/8-11 Drawings 'taken for Mrs. Cowley, by a Native' 1879
/8 A missionary tour in summer-time [missionary in canoe with two Indians paddling; Indian village];
/9 CMS station at Lansdowne [school chapel, assistant's house, mission bell, Hudson's Bay Company's fort, mission store house, mission house and garden, Indian tent and canoe, country boat];
/10 Nelson River district - Mr. Settee's station - in winter [two men and dog, snowshoes, Indian tents];
/11 Women preparing for the dog feast

[Information supplied by L. Settee, 19 May 2022: the drawings were the work of James Settee, jr]
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Access StatusOpen, but subject to some access restrictions
CopiesOnline: copies of the drawings and related papers (CMS/B/OMS/C C1 O21/8-11) are available to see through 'Research Source - Church Missionary Society' (Marlborough: Adam Matthew) at


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