Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/ACC558
TitleAccession 558: Papers of Henry Walter Weatherhead
Extent25 vols, 2 files, 2 bundles, 2 items
DescriptionThis collection consists of journals kept by Henry Walter Weatherhead during his time in Uganda, letters from him to his mother, the manuscript of his memories of his life, the journals kept by his wife, Aileen Weatherhead and a group photograph showing his missionary colleagues.
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 HistoryHenry Walter Weatherhead (1870-1948) was a CMS missionary in Uganda between 1896 and 1912 (List I No. 1395). He worked in various mission stations within Uganda including Mengo, Bugalo and Budo. His father and brother, Herbert, were both CMS missionaries, the latter also working in Uganda. In 1901he married Aileen Simpson.
References: Register of missionaries (clerical, lay & female) and native clergy from 1804 to 1904 (Church Missionary Society, 1905)
Custodial HistoryDeposited with the CMS in June 1985 and transferred to the Special Collections Department in 2005


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