Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/ACC725
TitleAccession 725: Papers of Walter Collins
Extent4 vols, 1 item and 10 docs.
Datec 1890 - c 1892
DescriptionPapers of Walter Collins relating to his service as a CMS lay agent in Uganda
ArrangementThis collection forms part of the Church Missionary Society Unofficial Papers. It is arranged into one series: Family Papers
Access ConditionsAccess to all registered readers
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 HistoryWalter Collins (b 1865) of Herston, Swanage was accepted as a CMS missionary in 1890. In May 1891, he was sent to Uganda Mission, East Equatorial Africa as a lay agent and returned to England in April 1892. His connection with the Society ceased in November 1892.

Reference: Register of missionaries (clerical, lay & female) and native clergy from 1804 to 1904 (Church Missionary Society, 1905)


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