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Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/ACC403 F9
TitlePapers relating to CMS work in Bhagalpur
Extent1 file
Date1936-1951
DescriptionCMS Bhagalpur papers 1936-1951 including:
letter from RSC to his mother, Deoghar 10 April 1938 with account of Bishop Tarafdar's visit to the Pahariya (Hill Tribes)
Christian congregations of the Santal Parganas above Sahaebganj with accompnying letter 23 January 1985;
Dufay colour films: deoghar sports day, Mandar Hill and Khargpur Lakes c.1937;
letters 1935-6 from Mrs W B M Perfect, Canon H Perfect and Col. G M Oldham secretary of CMS Bengal and Bihar mission;
commissary (1936) and probation (to 1939) Letters from CMS;
Newsletter: 1937: tour of Hindi congregations in Santal Parganas;
CMS Hostel and Orphanage Champanagar: supeintendent's reports 1939-1941 and hostel lists 1940-1944;
Kashmir holiday 1942: log of trek to Amarnath Cave;
Bhagalpur Leper Home: report by Miss Fry 1944;
fact-finding visit to Bhagaya etc re killings and lootings in Santal Parganas 1946;
journal of visit to Bhagalpur town and neighbourhood by Kalimpong boys 1950-51;
departure of RSC from India 1951: farewells from Indian congregations and CMS letters etc on return to England;
European cemeteries round Bhagalpur: compiled 1982: memories of 1947-51 (prepared for BACSA)
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