Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/ACC524
TitleAccession 524
Extent1 vol
DescriptionThis is a photograph album which belonged to Evelyn Storrs Karney, CEZMS missionary in Ceylon.
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 HistoryEvelyn Storrs Karney M.B.E. (1869-1953) began her missionary career in Gampola, Ceylon in 1895. During the First World war she undertook war work in Palestine and Egypt. She returned to Ceylon to continue her work in the village of Talawa and finally retired in 1939. She died in Ceylon in 1953.
Source: Information supplied by CMS Archivist
Custodial HistoryDeposited with the CMS in October 1983 and transferred to the Special Collections Department in July 2003
Related MaterialFurther publications and records relating to Evelyn Storrs Karney are held in the Records of the Church of England Zenana Missionary Society (CEZMS). See also CMS/ACC659.


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