Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/ACC790
TitleAccession 790: Papers of Bishop John Mort
Extent2 folders
DescriptionThese papers relate to Bishop John Mort's period in office as Bishop of Northern Nigeria and consist of minutes, reports and other papers relating to the CMS Northern Nigeria Mission Conference 1954-1964 and copies of the controversial report to the CMS Executive Committee October 1962 by Rev John Vernon Taylor, the CMS Africa Secretary of his visit to West Africa and related correspondence. Also included is a cutting from the Church Times 1964 relating to an article written by Canon John Taylor on the subject of the amalgamation of missionary and voluntary agencies.
ArrangementThis collection forms part of the Church Missionary Society Unofficial Papers. It is arranged into one series: Official 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 HistoryBishop John Ernest Llewelyn Mort (1915-1997) first bishop of Northern Nigeria (Kaduna) 1952-1970
Custodial HistoryDeposited with the CMS May 1999


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