Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/ACC893
TitleAccession 893: Papers of Constance Nellie Old
Extent1 box
Datec 1947-1976
DescriptionPapers consisting mainly of material used by Constance Old in her deputational work for the CMS including printed material relating to Pakistan, Nepal and Sikhism, photographs and a CMS poster as well as her own notes for talks given to local church groups. 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: Miscellaneous 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, but subject to some access restrictions
Administrative HistoryConstance Nellie Old (1911-1995) served as a CMS nursing missionary from 1947 to 1971. Her work in Pakistan from 1957 took her to Gojra 1957-1960, Narowal 1962-1965, Rawalpindi 1967-1968, Lahore 1969-1971. In March 1971 she travelled to Nepal to attend an Executive Committee meeting of the the United Mission to Nepal and see the missionary work carried out there.

Source: Information supplied by the CMS Archivist and the papers of Constance Old
Custodial HistoryDeposited with the CMS November 2004


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