Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/G/AC 7
TitleCorrespondence with the Archbishop of Canterbury 1912-1949
Extent1 file
DescriptionDated 1912, 1917-1925 and 1949. Mainly relating to appointments of bishops and permission for clerical missionaries to officiate in British dioceses on their return to the UK on furlough or permanently. With some private and confidential correspondence. Including:
1912 approaches to the Foreign Office over 'the Madagascar question';
1917 possibility of Uganda and Mombasa dioceses taking over German missions in East Africa; Compulsory Service Ordinance in Uganda; correspondence concerning Bishop Price;
1918 concerning Canon Heywood's consecration;
1919 possible extension of St Paul's College, Hong Kong;
1921 petition from Palla Christians of Tinnevelly;
1949 Archbishop of Canterbury's Advisory Group on Missionary Questions.
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