Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/ACC565
TitleAccession 565: Papers of Letitia Whitworth a Church Army worker in the CMS Western China mission
Extent31 items in 5 bundles
DescriptionThis is a collection of photographs belonging to Letitia Whitworth, a Church Army worker in the CMS Western China mission 1931-1946. They show mainly her fellow workers, missionaries, clergy and laity and pupils at the women's school Mienchow.
ArrangementThis collection forms part of the Church Missionary Society Unofficial Papers. It is arranged into one series: Miscellaneous 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 HistoryLetitia Whitworth (1902-1995) a worker with the Church Army was attached to the CMS Western China mission from 1931 to 1946. She worked in Chengtu, Mienchow and Chenkiang 1931-1936 as a teacher and leader of the Girl Guide movement there.
Source: Information supplied by CMS Archivist
Custodial HistoryDeposited with the CMS in May 1986 and transferred to the Special Collections Department in 2005


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