Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/ACC570
TitleAccession 570: Papers of Arthur William Cotton
Extent6 items
Datec 1890
DescriptionA collection of photographs taken by Arthur Cotton in India and England and accompanying letter
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. Arthur William Cotton (1857-1934) was a CMS missionary in the Punjab and Sindh Mission 1883 to 1891. He retired on health grounds and returned to England but later became a missionary in Jamaica where he stayed until 1893. He returned to England and worked as a parish priest. He died in 1934.
Reference: Register of missionaries (clerical, lay & female) and native clergy from 1804 to 1904 (Church Missionary Society, 1905) and Register of missionaries additional List I 1804-1892
Custodial HistoryDeposited with the CMS in March 1987 and transferred to the Special Collections Department in 2005


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