Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/ACC864
TitleAccession 864: Papers of Joyce Veronica Herklots and Evelyn Graham Shepherd
DescriptionThis collection comprises the papers of two CMS educationalist missionaries involved with female education in Nigeria during the second half of the 20 century. The papers of Joyce Herklots includes her correspondence and papers as Diocesan Education Secretary General but otherwise the collection mainly consists of personal papers, presentation photographs and other mementos of their service. PART OF THIS COLLECTION HAS BEEN RETAINED BY THE CMS AND SO IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR CONSULTATION AT THE CADBURY RESEARCH LIBRARY. IT IS CURRENTLY HELD AT THE CROWTHER CENTRE FOR MISSION EDUCATION AT CMS IN OXFORD AND ENQUIRIES ABOUT ACCESS SHOULD BE MADE TO THE CMS ARCHIVIST, KEN OSBORNE (; Tel: 01865787553).
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 HistoryJoyce Veronica Herklots O.B.E.(1908-2003), CMS missionary 1949-1964 Yoruba mission (Ibadan 1956), Diocesan Education Secretary-General (retired 1964)
Evelyn Graham Shepherd (1910-2002), CMS missionary 1940-1967 Nigeria (Yoruba mission 1940 Lagos, Principal ACMGS Elelenwa 1958-1967)

Source: Information supplied by CMS Archivist
Custodial HistoryDeposited with the CMS January 2003


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