Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/ACC637
TitleAccession 637
Extent3 items
Datec 1900-1990
DescriptionPhotograph of missionary in Kenya with accompanying notes regarding provenance
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 HistoryEmma Lockett trained as a teacher before being accepted by the CMS as a missionary and sent, initially to the East Africa mission based in Frere Town in 1895. She later worked in Nairobi with fellow missionary George Burns, where between 1915 and 1925 they were the only two missionaries in the region. She remained a missionary in East Africa until 1933.

Reference: Register of missionaries (clerical, lay & female) and native clergy from 1804 to 1904 (Church Missionary Society, 1905)
Custodial HistoryDeposited with the CMS July 1990 and previously belonging to Miss May Brocklehurst, a friend of Miss M. H. Murray, CMS missionary in the Taita Hills region of Kenya 1920-1957.


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