Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/ACC409
TitleAccession 409: Journal of Rev Frank Burness Hadow
Extent1 vol
DescriptionThe journal in one volume of Rev. F.B. Hadow describes his work and travels as CMS missionary in Sudan 1905-1907
ArrangementThis collection forms part of the Church Missionary Society Unofficial Papers. It is arranged into one series: Family Papers
Finding AidsA catalogue of this collection (forming part of the wider CMS/ACC unofficial papers catalogue) is available on the online archive catalogue. Click on the Finding Number to display the summary contents list of the catalogue and to view the full catalogue. A paper copy of this catalogue is also available for consultation at Special Collections.
Access StatusOpen
Administrative HistoryRev. Frank Burness Hadow (1874-1941), after his ordination, began work for the CMS as Secretary for CMS work among the young. In 1905 he was invited to become a missionary and on his arrival in Sudan later the same year he began this journal. Together with John Comely, Edmund Lloyd, Archibald Shaw and Arthur Thom he was part of and temporarily lead the pioneering party of missionaries to the Sudan. He was later transferred to the Egypt mission and undertook language study in Old Cairo. He resigned in 1909. He was married in 1907 to Una Ethelwyn Durrant.
Reference: Register of missionaries: Men 1905-1907 (unpublished)
Custodial HistoryDeposited with the CMS in April 1979 and transferred to the Special Collections Department in July 2003
Related MaterialThe Special Collections Department holds the Church Missionary Society Archive, the official archive of the society (GB 0150 CMS), which includes papers relating to Rev. Hadow's missionary work.


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